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Thursday 15 November 2018
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Category: Local News

Syracuse Remembers Corey Hill

By Staff Syracuse residents will be holding a celebration and fundraiser Saturday July 27 at local wine and bar Benjamin’s in memory of...

Syracuse National Action Network Chapter Participates in 100 City Vigil for Trayvon Martin

Syracuse joined with over 100 cities across the United States for the 100 City Vigil for Trayvon Martin July 20. The Syracuse chapter of...

Top (Left to Right): Albany City School District, Marguerite Vanden Wyngaard; Brockport Superintendent, Lesli Myers; North Syracuse Central School District Superintendent, Kim Dyce-Faucette. Bottom (Left to Right): Buffalo Public Schools Superintendent, Pamela Brown; Auburn Enlarged City School District Superintendent, Constance Evelyn; Syracuse City School District Superintendent, Sharon Contreras

Black Women are Increasingly in Charge of Upstate School Districts

By Lisa Dumas Although the position of superintendent has traditionally been held by males, recently there has been an increase in the...

Sotomayor Surprises Upstate NY High School Grads

The graduating class of Cicero-North Syracuse High School were surprised by an unannounced address by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor...

Syracuse Mayor Disappointed with Arbitration Bill

Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner says she is disappointed with the binding arbitration measure negotiated by Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state...

Over $25 Million in Unclaimed Funds in Syracuse May Be Yours

By Delani Weaver Have you ever quit a job and never went back to get your last paycheck? Or moved without getting your utilities deposit...

VIDEO: 2013 Taste of Syracuse

The annual Taste of Syracuse, the city’s’ biggest food and music festival came to Clinton Square June 7th and June 8th. Despite the...

Contreras: ” I was disappointed that we had so many schools in sanction status”

By Lisa Dumas Story Detail Syracuse City School District Superintendent, Sharon Contreras When Syracuse Superintendent Sharon Contreras’...

Commemorating 100 years of the legacy of Harriet Tubman

Story Detail Harriet Tubman Great Grand Nieces Garaldine Copes-Daniels and Pauline Copes-Johnson A generous crowd gathered at the Auburn...

Mayor Miner Stands with Working Families; Pickets with Local 158

Syracuse Mayor Stephanie A. Miner took to the streets Thursday morning to stand in solidarity with the working men and women of Upstate New...