Category: Local News

CITY RELEASES ADDITIONAL WEEKEND EVENT STREET CLOSINGS

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The City of Syracuse Department of Parks, Recreation, and Youth Programs today released additional closures for weekend...

Destroy Confidential Documents at September 20 Paper Shredding Event

Residents can protect their identity, recycle shredded materials for free and help the Muscular Dystrophy Association all in one place This...

Hispanic Heritage Month

The City of Rochester’s Hispanic Heritage Month Committee will continue its tradition of celebrating the launch of Hispanic Heritage...

What you can do to stop bullying in schools

According to Stopbullying.gov, “Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school aged children that involves a real or perceived...

Bryant and Stratton Students reflect on Civil Rights Act of 1964

In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the passing of the Civil Rights Act in 1964, Bryant and Stratton College’s (BSC) Employment Law...

Bryant and Stratton Students reflect on Civil Rights Act of 1964

Mon, Aug 25, 2014 In recognition of the 50th anniversary of the passing of the Civil Rights Act in 1964, Bryant and Stratton College’s...

Bryant and Stratton College will hold “Back to School Bash” Aug. 28

Bryant and Stratton College will hold the school’s third annual “Back to School Bash” Thursday, Aug. 28, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on its...

Superintendent names new chief academic officer

Syracuse City School District Superintendent Sharon Contreras has recently appointed Paula Shannon as the district’s new chief academic...

Commissioner Identifies 354 Reward Schools under the ESEA Flexibility Waiver

New York State Commissioner John B. King, Jr. has identified 354 high achieving and high progress schools as Reward Schools. The...

New York state awards $340 million in Universal Pre-K funds

Tue, Aug 19, 2014 Eighty-one school districts in New York state will receive $340 million in state funds to pay for full-day...