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Governor Cuomo Provides Sunday March 7th Update Announces Restaurants Outside New York City Can Move to 75 Percent Indoor Capacity Starting March 19

New York City Restaurants Will Remain at 35 Percent Capacity 4,789 Patient Hospitalizations Statewide; Lowest Since December 6 999 Patients in the ICU; ICU Patients Fall Below 1,000 For First Time Since December 9 682 Intubated  Statewide Positivity Rate is 2.98% 59 COVID-19 Deaths in New York State Yesterday Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that restaurants outside More »

Governor Cuomo Announces Event, Arts and Entertainment Venues Can Reopen at 33 Percent Capacity Beginning April 2

Venues Will Be Able to Host Up to 100 People Indoors and Up to 200 People Outdoors; With Testing, Up to 150 People Indoors and Up to 500 People Outdoors; Social Distancing and Face Coverings Required Domestic Travelers No Longer Required to Quarantine or Test-Out Within 90 Days of Full Vaccination; International Travelers Must Continue to Follow CDC More »

SYR Wins Bid to Host Federal Drone Detection and Mitigation Program

Syracuse, New York –The Syracuse Regional Airport Authority (SRAA) announced today that Syracuse Hancock International Airport (SYR) has been chosen as a host airport for the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) “Airport Unmanned Aircraft System(s) (UAS) Detection and Mitigation Research Program.” The FAA issued a solicitation for expressions of interest to airport operators on September 4, More »

Mayor Walsh Announces Another $350,000 in COVID-19 Emergency Relief Grants to City Small Businesses

With focused outreach by City of Syracuse, nearly two thirds of businesses are minority- and women-owned  During the past year, the City has made more than $1.3 million available to Syracuse small businesses and organizations  Syracuse, N.Y. — Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh announced the Syracuse Economic Development Corporation (SEDCO) awarded COVID-19 relief grants totaling $350,000 More »

Governor Cuomo Announces Additional Re-Opening Guidance for Several Industries as New York’s Hospitalization and COVID-19 Infection Rates Continue to Decline

Beginning March 5, Billiard Halls Can Re-Open Statewide; Movie Theaters in New York City to Also Re-Open Beginning March 15, Weddings and Catered Events Can Resume Statewide All Re-Openings Subject to Strict Health and Safety Protocols Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that as New York’s hospitalization and COVID-19 infection rates continue to decline, New More »

Governor Cuomo Announces the New York State Department of Health’s Cannabinoid Hemp Program Now Accepting License Applications

Cannabinoid Hemp Processors, Retailers and Distributors Can Apply Here Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the New York State Department of Health is now accepting applications from businesses seeking to operate as cannabinoid hemp processors, retailers or distributors. The applications are available on the Cannabinoid Hemp Program’s webpage here. In October, Governor Cuomo announced that the Department More »

Attorney General James Files Lawsuit Against Amazon for Failing to Protect Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic

Amazon Refused to Put Adequate Safety Measures in Place, Retaliated Against Workers Who Reported Safety Concerns New York ­­– New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against Amazon over its failures to provide adequate health and safety measures for employees at the company’s New York facilities and Amazon’s retaliatory actions against multiple employees amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. In More »

Governor Cuomo Announces 30-Day Amendments to Legislation Establishing Comprehensive Adult-Use Cannabis Program in New York

30-Day Amendments Detail How $100 Million in Social Equity Funding will be Allocated, Enable the Use of Delivery Services, and Refine Criminal Charges Related to Improper Sales to Reduce Impact on Communities Hit Hardest by the War on Drugs Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced 30-day amendments to the Governor’s proposal to establish a comprehensive More »

Public Notice City of Syracuse City Planning Commission: Public Hearing will be held Monday, February 22, 2021

Notice Is Hereby Given, that a Public Hearing will be held MONDAY, February 22, 2021, at 6:00 p.m. via Webex to consider in full, or in part, the following applications.  Please note this is not necessarily the order in which they will be heard. Application R-21-04, for a Resubdivision to realign three properties situated at More »

Celebrate Valentine’s & Galentine’s Day

Destiny USA’s guide to celebrating love Syracuse, NY (February 10, 2021) – Valentine’s Day is almost here! All you need is some love and Destiny USA to make the holiday special! We have put together a guide for a lovely Valentine’s and Galentine’s Day! It’s love at first bite at Destiny USA’s restaurants! Indoor dining More »