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Governor Hochul Announces New Yorkers and Visitors Can Fish for Free on Saturday, Sept. 25

Anglers of All Abilities Encouraged to Cast a Line, Experience Benefits of Fishing on Annual Free Fishing Day Governor Kathy Hochul today announced New York’s fifth Free Fishing Day of the year is on Saturday, Sept. 25, coinciding with National Hunting and Fishing Day, which is celebrated annually to promote outdoor activities like hunting, fishing, More »


Syracuse Community Health Center Announces New Leadership Roles As Organization Plans Future Growth


Keith Cuttler named Chief Operating Officer. Derrick Murry named Chief Business Development Officer Syracuse, NY, September 10, 2021 – Syracuse Community Health Center (SCHC), a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) serving the Greater Syracuse area, today announced new leadership roles for the organization as it plans for future growth. SCHC has appointed Keith Cuttler as More »


DEC Proposes Regulations to Implement Ban on Polystyrene Packaging and Fill, Reduce Waste


New Yorkers Encouraged to Review and Comment on State’s Proposal to Implement the Prohibition on the Sale and Distribution of Expanded Polystyrene Foam Containers and “Packing Peanuts” Builds on Statewide Waste-Reduction and Litter-Prevention Measures New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos announced the release of proposed regulations to implement a ban More »


Syracuse Land Bank September Properties: 122 Richardson Ave and 120 Webster Ave


The Syracuse Land Bank has houses available for purchase and renovation. The following are just a sampling of the houses that are available. for additional purchase opportunities see the Land Bank available property link below. Follow the instructions in the listing notes to view Land Bank properties and be sure to include all required attachments More »


Abundance of Job Openings as Central New York Emerges from Pandemic Slowdown


Syracuse Educational Opportunity Center will host a job fair, for individuals interested in applying for  employment with Amazon on September 10, 2021, from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm Jobs Plus! Job Fair Friday, September 17th11:00 AM – 3:00 PM John H. Mulroy Civic Center Atrium urbancny.com opportunity section Employment Opportunities link urbancny.com “Opportunities” Links to More »


Destiny USA Now Open: Hugo Boss


Popular global men’s lifestyle brand outlet NOW OPEN at Destiny USA Syracuse, NY (September 3, 2021) – HUGO BOSS is now OPEN! Known as one of the leading international fashion and lifestyle brands, HUGO BOSS offers a versatile range of both modern and elegant collection “Boss offers sophisticated modern collections focused on quality and design More »


Following Advocacy, Rep. Katko Announces Extension of I-81 Public Comment Period

Katko: Extending the Public Comment Period Ensures All Voices Will Be Heard Syracuse, NY — After advocating for an extension to the public comment period for the I-81 Viaduct Project, U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) this evening announced the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) will extend the public More »


Statement from Senator John W. Mannion on Eviction Moratorium

Albany – Senator John W. Mannion (D-Geddes) today released the following statement on extending the eviction moratorium: “New York’s eviction moratorium has been in effect for 17 months which far exceeds the state’s emergency declaration. It cannot go on indefinitely and it must end in an orderly and predictable way. “I supported this extension because More »


Local Company Specializing in Medical Care and COVID Compliance on Movie Sets Creates Scholarships for Students in OCC’S New Paramedic Programs

Students entering Onondaga Community College’s new Paramedic certificate and degree programs are eligible to receive new scholarships thanks to a generous donation from CineMedics CNY, a local company which specializes in medical care and COVID compliance on movie sets across the country. The COVID testing protocols they created have become the industry standard nationwide. CineMedics More »


Statement From Governor Kathy Hochul on Supreme Court Ruling on Eviction Moratorium

If the tenant has applied to the rent relief program they’re automatically protected from eviction while the application is pending “I am very disappointed in the Supreme Court’s appalling and insensitive ruling that eliminates a key line of defense for tenants facing housing insecurity during the ongoing pandemic, and we are exploring all options to More »