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Sunday 23 September 2018
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Category: Featured News, Local News, Top Stories

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Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office to Promote Kathleen Ford as First Female Captain

By Staff   The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office will promote Lt. Kathleen Ford as its first female Custody Captain Friday,...

Researchers at the University of Rochester Work to Uncover How a Rare Photo of Frederick Douglass Wound up in Syracuse

Frederick Douglass, one of the most famous abolitionists of the 19th century, is also one of the most widely photographed. However, a...

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Syracuse Fire Department Names Elton Davis First African-American Deputy Chief

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has announced 12 Syracuse firefighters will be promoted to senior leadership April 28, in a ceremony...

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Onondaga County DA Issues Subpoenas as Part of Investigation into Mayor Miner

On the heels of a failed lawsuit against a development company, Mayor Stephanie Miner is now embroiled in a dramatic legal saga that could...

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Pearl Washington, Syracuse Basketball Legend Dies of Cancer at Age 52

Syracuse University basketball legend Dwayne “Pearl” Washington died on Wednesday at the age of 52. Last summer, Washington was...

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Students at LeMoyne and McKinley-Brighton Take Part in UNICEF Kid Power Program

By Staff   Third, fourth and fifth graders at LeMoyne Elementary, as well as fourth graders at McKinley-Brighton, have recently taken...

Destiny USA Granted Hefty Tax Exemption for New Syracuse Hotel across from Shopping Mall

Destiny USA has secured a lucrative property tax exemption for its hotel proposal, marking yet another example of a local company...

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Upstate Medical to Inaugurate Danielle Laraque-Arena as President

By Staff   Upstate Medical University will officially inaugurate Dr. Danielle Laraque-Arena as its seventh president, Friday, April...

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Henninger High School Student Allegedly Punched Two Teachers Over Cell Phone Incident

The average smartphone has a typical lifespan of about two years. Yet for one 16-year-old Henninger High School student, who allegedly...

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Syracuse, Rochester Named Two of the Top Ten Laziest Cities in America by Zippia.com

By Staff   Syracuse and Rochester have ranked in the top five on a new list which might be one of the cities’ least greatest...