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Syracuse Mayor Walsh, Wegmans and Destiny USA Teamed Up for Pop-Up Vaccination Site


Pop Up Site had special incentives for Destiny shoppers, designed to bring awareness to getting the Covid-19 Vaccine In the spacious Canyon area of Destiny USA made a special announcement in support of vaccines to fight COVID-19. To make vaccines more accessible to the community, Destiny USA partnered with New York State and Wegmans Pharmacy More »


Governor Cuomo Announces Large-Scale Outdoor Venue Capacity Increase with New Fully Vaccinated Fan Sections Starting May 19


Large-Scale Outdoor Events Will Only Be Limited by Space Available for Patrons or Parties of Patrons to Maintain Required Social Distance Fully Vaccinated Attendees at Large-Scale Outdoor Events May Be Seated at Full Capacity in Assigned Sections Designated Solely for Fully Vaccinated Individuals New York State Department of Health Will Partner with Yankees and Mets More »


Governor Cuomo Announces 2021 Regional MWBE Online Opportunities Expo Series


Expos Provide Information and Resources to Help Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses Compete for State Contracts  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State will host five events as part of the 2021 Regional Minority- and Women-owned Business Enterprises Online Opportunities Expo Series. The Expos, which will connect MWBEs with New York State agencies, More »



Governor Cuomo, Governor Murphy and Governor Lamont Announce Significant Easing of COVID-19 Pandemic Restrictions on Businesses, Gatherings and Venues


New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to Lift Most Industry Capacity Restrictions Beginning May 19 Given Vaccination Progress and COVID-19 Case Decline Business Capacity Limits to Be Replaced with Space Available to Maintain Six Feet of Social Distancing on May 19 in New York and New Jersey  Outdoor Social Gathering Limit Increases to 500 on More »


Attorney General James and Acting Tax Commissioner Hiller Announce Convictions of Upstate Bars, Restaurants and Their Owners for Tax Evasion

Owners of Popular Establishments, Including Dark Horse Tavern, to Repay State Nearly $500,000 Businesses Underreported More Than $4 Million in Taxable Sales Over 5 Years New York – New York Attorney General Letitia James and New York State Department of Taxation and Finance Acting Commissioner Amanda Hiller today announced the guilty pleas of the owners More »


Ribbon-Cutting: Syracuse Cooperative Market Celebrates Grand Opening of Downtown Syracuse’s Only Full-Service Grocery Store


Syracuse, NY (April 29, 2021) – The Syracuse Cooperative Market has opened its second location, which will be downtown Syracuse’s only full-service grocery store. The Ribbon Cutting Celebration marking the Grand Opening featured remarks from Market Manager Jeremy DeChario, Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh, Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon, Allyn Foundation Executive Director Meg O’Connell, and More »


CenterState CEO Annual Event Unveils Business of the Year Winners, Recognizes Health Care Heroes


Businesses of the Year Winners: Quadrant Biosciences, Inc.; ComSource, Inc.; Central New York Community Foundation; Thompson & Johnson Equipment Co., Inc.; and Dreissig Co. Syracuse, NY – CenterState CEO today held its Annual Meeting, virtually, focused on the theme Commit: Progress through purpose-driven leadership. The event called on the business community to lead with intention More »


Upstate Minority Economic Alliance & CenterState CEO Announce Dreissig Company as its 2021 Minority-owned Business of the Year Winner

Syracuse, N.Y. — CenterState CEO in partnership with the Upstate Minority Economic Alliance (UMEA) is pleased to announce Dreissig Company as its 2021 Minority-owned Business of the Year awardee. The Minority-owned Business of the Year winner, along with winners in four other categories, were announced at CenterState CEO’s Annual Meeting on April 29. “On behalf More »