Saturday 16 February 2019
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Category: Featured News, Local News, Top Stories


City Releases South Avenue Economic Development Feasibility Study

By Staff –   The city has released a seven-month study into the economic viability of the South Avenue Corridor, after leading a...


Entrepreneur Me’Shae Brooks-Rolling Brings Event Franchise to Syracuse

By Lisa Dumas –   Me’Shae Brooks-Rolling was as shocked as anyone to find that, after 23 years of ups and downs in the...


Joe Jackson, Jackson Family Patriarch, Dies at 89

By Staff – Joe Jackson, the infamous patriarch who launched the Jackson family’s career, has reportedly died from pancreatic...


TSA Prepares for Syracuse’s Busy Travel Season, Offers Travelers Tips

By Lisa Dumas –   The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) projects 243 million passengers and crew will come through...

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D.L. Hughley Shoots Straight on Police, Mark Fuhrman and Racial Profiling

By Allison Kugel – Hailed as one of the most prolific standup comedians of the past three decades, D.L. Hughley has never been afraid...


Police Killings Challenge the Mental Health of Black Americans

By Frederick H. Lowe – ( – Police killings of unarmed African-Americans have a deep psychological effect on...

Anyone With a Non-Criminal Syracuse Warrant Can Clear Their Name Without Getting Arrested

That’s right. Syracuse authorities are offering those with open warrants for non-criminal offenses a chance to get their name clear...

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New York, D.C. Continue to Address Tipped-Wage Debate

By Lisa Dumas – New York state’s proposal to eliminate the tipped-wage credit for restaurant owners has once again become part of a...

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Utah State and Fort Hare University Conservationist Tapped for U.N. Expert Panel on Biodiversity

( –  U.N. activities for World Environment Day recently were focused this year on plastic pollution. Marked every...

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Juanita Perez Williams Gives $30,000 of Her Personal Money to Her Own Campaign for Congress

Just before the June 26 primary election, Democrat Juanita Perez Williams loans $30,000 of her own money to her campaign for Congress. This...