Saturday 25 January 2020
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Category: Education, Hot News, Local News, Top Stories

Syracuse University

Syracuse University Chancellor Speech Tackles Racism on Campus

By Tyronda James Syracuse University Chancellor Kent Syverud delivered a speech to students January 13 outlining...

Winter Fair 2019 at State Fair Gounds View The Highlights

Annual Winter Fair Just Weeks Away, New Changes Expected

By Tyronda James Winter Fair, now in its second year, is just four weeks away and will feature food, rides,...

Protesters gathered downtown Syracuse Saturday to demonstrate against a  potential war with Iran

Syracuse residents join nationwide protest against war with Iran

By Tyronda James About 100 people gathered in downtown Syracuse, Saturday to protest a potential war with Iran. The event was part of a...

Regina Seabrook, senior branch manager at Visions Federal Credit Union

Dollars and Sense: Use Holiday Gift Money to Teach Financial Literacy to Children

By Carol Elizabeth Owens Children who received money for Christmas got more than a chance to go shopping. That check cash gave them the...


A Rise in NYS Hate Crimes call for Task Force on Domestic Terrorism to Combat Problem

By Tyronda James There has been an increase in hate crimes in New York State and across the nation, and in response, the Task Force on...

Julianne Malveaux

The Thriving System of Convict Labor

By Julianne Malveaux – As 2019 ticked to a close, the screamingly outrageous headlines have not slowed. Every day there is something,...

New York State Attorney General Letitia James

Letter from New York State Attorney General Letitia James

Editor’s note: New York Attorney General Letitia James last week, released a report chronicling the legal, policy, and community...

Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh

Mayor Walsh Preparing for 2020 State of the City Address

Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh will recap progress in 2019 and report on plans to address challenges and opportunities still ahead in his 2020...

Congressman John Lewis

Civil Rights Giant Congressman John Lewis Prepares to Fight Pancreatic Cancer

By Hazel Trice Edney Civil rights giant John Lewis, representing Georgia’s 5th Congressional District in the U. S. House of...


A Strong Economy Does Not Justify Immorality

Op-ed by George Payne – President Trump routinely touts a strong U.S. economy. Recently, he tweeted, “Stock Markets Up Record...