Category: Local News

Greens, Hawkins and Rozum, Slam Maffei for Voting to Shutdown the Government

Story Detail Howie Hawkins Two former Green Party candidates who ran for Congress against Congressmember Dan Maffei (D-WFP) harshly...

At Annual Meeting CEO Sharon Owens Lays Out Plan for SMNF, Inc.

Staff Reporter Story Detail Syracuse Model Neighborhood Facility, Inc. CEO Sharon F. Owens lays out vision for center at annual meeting,...

Ghouls and Zombies Fill City Hall Atrium as Part of CRAVE Festival

By Delani Weaver Mon, Sep 23, 2013 If you heard Michael Jackson’s 1983 classic song “Thriller” coming from the City Hall Commons...

Former Syracuse Basketball Stars Attend Local Clams for Cancer

Three of the greatest former Syracuse University basketball stars of all time will come together for the 2nd annual Clams for Cancer...

NY medical schools increase enrollment

MICHAEL VIRTANEN ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – New York’s 16 medical schools have enrolled 120 more students this fall than last year,...

Syracuse, NY native crowned Miss America

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — The new Miss America will start the first day of her reign the same way most of her predecessors did — with...

MINER ANNOUNCES RESULTS OF THIRD SWEEP OF CORNER STORES

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Mayor Stephanie A. Miner announced the results of more surprise corner store inspections which took place on Wednesday....

Missouri law school dean to lead Syracuse Univ.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — The dean of the School of Law at Washington University in St. Louis has been named chancellor of Syracuse...

Households Headed by Single-Black Men Increased in 2012

By Frederick H. Lowe (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The number of single-black men heading households increased in 2012, compared to 2011,...

Private Sector Brings Jobs to Syracuse

By Staff The private sector has brought over 3,100 jobs to the city of Syracuse over the last year according to a job report from the New...