Category: Local News

NY-based Dinosaur BBQ chain eyes Chicago location

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) – The Dinosaur Bar-B-Que restaurant chain plans to open its next location in Chicago in what will be the...

Internet a crucial Venezuela battleground

FRANK BAJAK Story Detail Workers clean the street from debris left over from yesterday’s clashes between anti government protestors...

Medaille College to close suburban Buffalo campus

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) – Medaille College says it will close its suburban Buffalo campus at the end of this semester. Classes will shift...

Syracuse loses first game of season, falls to ACC rival Boston College in overtime at Carrier Dome

Story Detail Boston College players celebrate after defeating Syracuse 62-59 in overtime in an NCAA college basketball game in Syracuse,...

Syracuse Firefighters Can Now Use New Medication to Save Lives of Heroin Overdoses

Heroin use and heroin overdose rates have been on the rise in the northeast section of the country. To combat this epidemic, a nasal spray...

Say Yes Syracuse Receives $300,000 in Scholarships from Key Bank

If you missed the halftime of the Syracuse Orange men’s basketball game against Notre Dame at the Carrier Dome Monday night, then you...

Interfaith Works of CNY Presents the Racial Justice Award

Five people were honored by local organization Interfaith Word of Central New York with the Racial Justice Award Tuesday evening at...

Hawkins Says Cuomo’s Budget Keeps NY the Leader in Income Inequality

Op/Ed by Howie Hawkins Story Detail Howie Hawkins hhawkins@igc.org The Governor’s proposed budget will do nothing to change New...

Syracuse Students Shine in the Vex Robotics Competition

The CNY Regional VEX Robotics Challenge took place at the Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology (MOST) in Syracuse last...

The Frederick Douglass Foundation Condemns Governor Cuomo for Intolerance

The Frederick Douglass Foundation of NY condemns Governor Cuomo for intolerance. His targeting of certain groups for removal from NY State...