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City Announces “Share Your Story” Home for the Holidays Challenge

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has announced the “Share Your Story” challenge, as part of the city’s annual Home for the...

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Miner Vetoes CRB’s Request to Hire Additional Investigator, Consultant

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner has vetoed a request from Syracuse’s Citizen Review Board, an independent panel which...

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300 Men March: Movement Against Violence Inspires Baltimore

By Hazel Trice Edney   (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake gave this reporter a blank stare in...

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Election Results: Mahoney Wins Third Term; Republican Picks Up Seat on City Council

Onondaga County Executive Joanie Mahoney won 60 percent of the vote, and a third term, against her opponent Toby Shelley, Nov. 3. Shelley...

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Jubilee Homes Holds Community-Wide Open House

By Katrina Weston   Jubilee Homes of Syracuse held an open house, in order to reintroduce its programs and services to the community,...

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Former Syracuse Schools Superintendent Takes Over as Superintendent in Rochester

By Staff   The man best known for bringing “Say Yes to Education” to Syracuse will be taking a position as superintendent...

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Councilors Approve of Miner’s Wage Increase, But Some Disagree with Mayor’s Method

By Staff   Syracuse Common Councilor Khalid Bey introduced a resolution Oct. 26 in support of Mayor Stephanie Miner’s decision...

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Cuomo Announces Executive Order to Protect Rights of Transgender Community

By Staff   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced he will issue an executive order prohibiting harassment and discrimination on the basis of...

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Mayor Miner Increases Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour for City Employees

By Staff   Mayor Stephanie Miner raised the minimum wage for city employees to $15 per hour Oct. 21. More than 60 city employees will...

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Local Bar Owner Says Outside Violence Sheds Bad Light on Business

By Katrina Weston   A local bar owner is speaking out at what he says is unfair police and media reporting regarding a young woman who...