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Black Business Group, Black Banks Making Black History With Economic Justice

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – It is the number one reason that Black-owned businesses fail: Simply put – not...

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Syracuse City School District Graduation Rate Reaches 60 Percent

By Staff   The Syracuse City School District’s June graduation rate increased by 6.4 percentage points, rising from 54.5 percent...

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What’s the Richest CNY Town? The Answer May Surprise You

Central New York is sprinkled with wealthy, well-developed towns. But which one is the richest? Skaneateles? Manlius? Lysander? Nope....

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Black Immigration Group Ready to Battle Trump

By Frederick H. Lowe   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – The Black Alliance for Just Immigration, a national network that advocates for...

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Women’s March Inspires Millions to Demand Justice in Trump Era

By Brittany Webb     (TriceEdneyWire.com) – A sea of pink hats, signs proclaiming “Black Lives Matter”, gay-rights...

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Trump Signs Executive Order to Strip “Sanctuary Cities” Like Syracuse of Federal Funds

By Staff   President Donald Trump signed an executive order Jan. 25 designed to strip “sanctuary cities” like Syracuse of...

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New York State Fair Expands to 13 Days, Adding Extra Day

By Staff   The second phase of the New York State Fair redevelopment project has begun, and, as part of the fair’s redesign and...

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Ed Smith Elementary Students Learn Basics of Film-Making

By Staff   Third through fifth grade students at Ed Smith Elementary School learned the basics of film-making recently, from script...

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Donald Trump to Become President This Week Amidst Protests

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – President-elect Donald Trump is set to take the presidential oath of office Friday,...

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Charging Forward, Changing the World in the Context of King

News Analysis By Dr. Wilmer J. Leon III   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – In the years since his assassination I have been troubled by...