Category: Featured News, Local News, Top Stories

j2m

Miner to Hold State of the City Address at Southwest Community Center

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has announced she will present her seventh annual State of the City address at the Southwest...

Syracuse Latin

Syracuse Latin to Hold Parent Tours in Advance of 2016-17 School Year

By Staff   Syracuse Latin, a city school designed to give gifted students an accelerated, “classical” education, will enroll...

mlk

America Celebrates the Legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

By Staff   Citizens, and elected officials across the country, gathered to celebrate the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr....

Photo from People of Color at Ithaca College's "Solidarity Walk Out" Facebook event.

Ithaca College President Retires Following Student Protests

By Staff   Ithaca College President Tom Rochon has announced he will be stepping down from the position at the college in 18 months....

nysed-logo-text

Syracuse City School District Graduation Rates Slightly Rise

By Staff   The Syracuse City School District’s June graduation rate increased slightly, from 51 percent in June 2014, to 55 percent...

preet

Bharara Won’t Pursue Charges Against Cuomo for Moreland Commission Shutdown

By Staff   U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara has announced he will not pursue charges against Gov. Andrew Cuomo for shutting down the...

Katko-headshot

Republican Reps. John Katko and Richard Hanna Oppose Affordable Care Act Repeal

By Staff   U.S. Reps. John Katko, R-Camillus, and Richard Hanna, R-Barneveld, were one of three House members to break with...

cuomo22210409068_e1eafd35bb_z

Cuomo: SUNY to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour for Workers

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced the minimum wage for State University of New York workers will increase, incrementally, to...

Syracuse Inner Harbor Project, Photo: QPK Design

Judge Removes City Lien Against Land Sold to COR, But Allows City to Go Forward with Lawsuit

By Staff   State Supreme Court Judge James Murphy dismissed a city lien against land the city sold to COR Development Co., as part...

Joanie Mahoney
Onondaga County Executive

Joanie Mahoney: Let’s Clarify the Misconceptions Regarding the Inner Harbor Project

To the Editor:   The conversation surrounding the Inner Harbor has been a healthy discussion for the community but there are a couple...