Wednesday 20 September 2017
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Category: Featured News, Local News, Politics


Juanita Perez Williams Hires Former Cuomo, Clinton Communications Strategist

By Staff –   Democratic mayoral candidate Juanita Perez Williams has added communications strategist Peter Kauffmann to her...

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Political Advocacy Group to Host Launch Party and Fundraiser

By Staff –   Uplift Syracuse, a progressive political advocacy group, will host a launch party and fundraiser Thursday, Sept....


Juanita Perez Williams Wins Democratic Primary

Juanita Perez Williams won the Democratic Party nomination Tuesday night, paving the way for her to possibly become the first Latina mayor...


State, Local Officials Commemorate 16th Anniversary of Sept. 11

By Staff –   Gov. Andrew Cuomo delivered remarks to commemorate the sixteenth anniversary of Sept. 11 on Monday, honoring the...

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Black Immigrant Organization Angry about Trump Rescinding DACA

By Frederick Lowe –   ( -The Black Alliance for Just Immigration, the nation’s largest black-led...


Democratic Party Is ‘Divided Against Itself': Who Will Win The Syracuse Primaries?

Residents of Syracuse are preparing for Tuesday’s mayoral primary, and the Democratic Party is still “divided against...

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Update: Davis Loses Appeal to Remain on Mayoral Ballot

By Staff –   (Update, Sept. 6) – The New York State Supreme Court’s Appellate Division in Rochester has dismissed...

U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the sequester after a meeting with congressional leaders at the White House in Washington March 1, 2013. Obama pressed the U.S. Congress on Friday to avoid a government shutdown when federal spending authority runs out on March 27, saying it is the "right thing to do." 

Former President Barack Obama Assails President Trump’s Reversal of DACA

For the first time since leaving the White House in January, former President Barack Obama has issued a full statement in response to an...


Syracuse Joins National Lawsuit Over DOJ’s Threats to Cut Sanctuary Cities Funding

By Staff –   Syracuse has joined cities, counties, and national municipal advocacy organizations in a legal brief supporting the...


Thousands of Ministers March for Justice and Peace, Against ‘Political Laryngitis’

By Alanté Millow –   ( – More than one thousand religious leaders from across the nation gathered...