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Virtual Public Hearing: 2021-2022 (Year 47) City of Syracuse Second Annual Action Plan Wednesday, March 24th, 2021 at 5PM

In accordance with the City of Syracuse Department of Neighborhood & Business Development (NBD) Citizen Participation Plan developed under requirements of the Housing and Community Development Act of 1974, the Department of NBD will host a public hearing  to vote on the submission of the 2021-2022 DRAFT Second Annual Action Plan to the Department of More »

This Week’s TMR: The Evolution of the United Way of CNY

Syracuse, N.Y. – Nancy Kern Eaton, president of the United Way of Central New York, will discuss the agency’s long history in the community and how it’s adapting to the changing times during a Zoom public forum from 8 to 9 a.m. Thursday hosted by Syracuse University’s Thursday Morning Roundtable. Eaton, who succeeded Frank Lazarski More »

Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter: Virtual Program Understanding Alzheimer’s and Dementia (2/25 and 3/1)

Currently, 410,000 New Yorkers are living with Alzheimer’s disease, and more than 1 million family and friends are providing care. Serving the cities of Binghamton, Ithaca, Syracuse, Utica and Watertown and their surrounding counties, the Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter is here to help. They provide education and support to all those facing Alzheimer’s More »

Syracuse University Holds Inaugural Racial Equity Academic Symposium Feb. 22-27

Weeklong event raises critical issues regarding racial equity and its impact on Black individuals Feb. 16, 2021—Syracuse University will hold its inaugural Racial Equity Academic Symposium from Feb. 22-27. The symposium will be held virtually and will include a full schedule of events, including student and faculty scholarly research and creative works presentations, performances, events, More »

Syracuse University’s Community Folk Art Center Launches Black Arts Speak Film Series

The Community Folk Art Center (CFAC) at Syracuse University celebrates Black lives and voices in a new short film series, Black Arts Speak (BAS). Each episode of the series will feature a different Black artist and share their work, experiences and perspectives. To mark the launch of BAS, the Center opened a new exhibit, “Stories My Grandmother More »

FOCUS Forum on the Future Friday, February 19, 2021

Join in the conversation at noon (12:05 p.m.) on Friday, February 19. Register for the Zoom webinar by computer at this LINK or call 315-448-8731 for FOCUS staff to register you. Registrants can suggest themes in advance and will get a link to the Forum by email. You can join in the webinar by computer or phone. Tell FOCUS which topics to cover More »

100 Black Men of Syracuse Event #1: Virtual Town Hall Series Continues Next Monday Brain/Mental Health, MedTech Careers

Drs. Sharon Brangman and Sipho Mbuqe will serve as presenters Feb. 22. Register now (see button below) by Saturday, Feb. 20 for another important program in our “4th Mondays” Town Hall series, “Brain & Mental Health,” which will be presented live via Zoom at 5:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 22. Our guest presenters, Dr. Sharon Brangman, chair 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 »