Wednesday 23 August 2017
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Category: Featured News, Local News, Top Stories

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SCSD Accepting Community Agency Proposals for State Funds

By Staff   The Syracuse City School District is now accepting community agency proposals for a funding opportunity aimed at increasing...

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Calling All Church Leaders: Come Out of the Closets

Op/Ed By Rev. Dr. Barbara Reynolds   ( – Homosexuals have come out of the closet and many churches have run...

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Syracuse Stage Announces Community Casting Calls

By Staff   Professional theater company Syracuse Stage is seeking community members to appear on stage alongside professional actors...

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SCSD Students Participate in Underwater Robotics Camp

By Staff   Fifteen sixth through eighth graders in the Syracuse City School District have taken part in an underwater robotics camp...


Bobbi Kristina Brown Passes Away at 22

By Staff   After being found face-down in the bathtub at her townhouse outside Atlanta Jan. 31, Bobbi Kristina Brown, the late...

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Syracuse Receives $10 Million for Infrastructure

Mayor Stephanie Miner and New York State Assemblyman William B. Magnarelli (D-Syracuse) have announced Syracuse will receive $10 million in...

July 22, 2015, Carl Heastie was presented with an award for being the first African American Speaker from the William H. Johnson Bar Association, the SUNY EOC Association of Directors in conjunction with the CNY Network and the Latino Professional Network. Photo L to R: Henry Hayes Melchor, Tin Penx, Assemblyman Carl Heastie, Lanessa Nes Owens, Joseph Bryant and Lisa. Photo by LaVergne Harden

CNY Vision: Q&A With Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie

CNY Vision President and Publisher Dave McCleary sat down with New York State Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie in Syracuse, July 22, during...


New York Set to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour

By Staff   A state wage board appointed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo recommended July 22 that the minimum wage for fast-food chain restaurant...

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CNY Gets New 680 Area Code

By Staff   The New York State Public Service Commission has announced that the North American Numbering Plan Administrator (NANPA) has...


State Education Department Names “Struggling Schools,” 18 in Syracuse

By Staff   The State Education Department has announced 144 New York schools, in 17 school districts, have been identified as...