Category: Local News

14-Year-Old Stabbed at Fowler High School

A 14-year-old student was stabbed in the parking lot of George W. Fowler High School this morning, sources say. At about 8 a.m. this...

More Central New Yorkers Claim Mark Gould Ripped Them Off in Massive Contracting Scam

Mark Gould, a Central New York resident and owner of CNY Star Construction, is in hot water with the law. The 54-year-old is facing a...

Syracuse School District Requests Revisions to Code of Conduct; Seeks Public Input

The Syracuse City School District’s board of education will hold a public hearing Nov. 19 to hear public comments on proposed changes to...

Miner, Contreras Announce New JSCB Members

Tue, Nov 19, 2013 Story Detail Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner, SCSD Superintendent Sharon Contreras SYRACUSE, N.Y. – Mayor Stephanie A....

Colombian Activist Marylén Serna Salinas to Speak at Several Syracuse Locations Week of Nov 17

The week of Nov. 17, the CNY-Cajibío Sister Community will bring Marylén Serna Salinas to Central New York, including areas such as...

SU Student Protestors Say They’ll Stay as Long as it Takes

By Lisa Dumas After 10 days of sitting-in at Syracuse University’s Crouse-Hinds Hall, in response to SU Chancellor Kent Syverud’s plan...

SU Students Hold “Rally for Diversity,” Sit-In at Chancellor’s Office

By Lisa Dumas Syracuse University students are protesting the school’s administration policies for the fourth time this academic year....

County Legislature Vote Yes to Build Amphitheater

Onondaga County Legislature Linda Irvin, D-Jamesville, was the deciding vote today to bring a new amphitheater to Onondaga Lake. Irvin had...

NYCLU, State Reach Agreement to Improve Indigent Public Defense

Story Detail Hurrell-Harring plaintiffs pictured above The New York Civil Liberties Union, and the law firm of Schulte Roth & Zabel...

Syracuse City School District teams up with Bryant and Stratton to offer GED program; Syracuse dad goes back to school

Anthony Brooks had just started the 10th grade when he went to jail for selling drugs. By the time his two-year sentence was up, he said he...