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Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month ‘Honoring Latina matriarchs that inspire our communities’

This event marks the release of a new bilingual children’s book, written and illustrated by the young participants in La Casita’s dual language literacy programs. The new edition, titled Abuelitas (Little Grandmas), is the 5th annual children’s book released by La Casita. It contains written reflections and illustrations that depict the strong bonds between children and their abuelitas, More »

The Art of Black Women’s Wellness: Social Justice and Equity via the Arts – Thursday September 10th

Join Dr. Tanisha Jackson, Executive Director of the Community Folk Art Center (CFAC), on Thursday, September 10 to virtually view visual narratives by contemporary Black women artists and hear about how their art facilitates wellness and social justice. Dr. Jackson will discuss how art facilitates wellness and social justice by analyzing how the narratives of Black women More »

Mayor Walsh Extends Outdoor Dining in Armory Square Through Weekends in September

Restaurant owners report sales “grew exponentially” and that “foot traffic has been a huge support” Syracuse, N.Y. — The weekend conversion of Walton Street in Armory Square into a two block open air café and shopping area will continue through the month of September. Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh announced today that the City of Syracuse More »

Governor Cuomo Kicks Off 2020 Virtual Great New York State Fair Special Events and Activities

Nation’s Third Largest State Fair Postponed Due to COVID-19, Will Still Have Its Annual Butter Sculpture  Fair Fans Can Enjoy Virtual Contests and Activities From The Fair and Its Partners  Drive-Thru Fair Food Events on Fairgrounds to Continue Through Labor Day  Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced a full slate of virtual Great New York State Fair special More »

Call to Artists — NOT NORMAL: Art in the Age of Trump

Each fall, since 2016, ArtRage Gallery and Building Company Theater have partnered to create NOT NORMAL: Art in the Age of Trump. We’re back at it again, calling for all types of performance art! On October 24, 2020 ArtRage will open their virtual gallery doors for members of the community to express their artistic outrage More »

Salt City Market: Miss Prissy’s! Superior Service. Stellar Food. Curbside Test Kitchen August 12-14, 2020

Salt City Market is back with our regularly scheduled Curbside Test Kitchen, this time featuring soul food from Fried chicken, oxtail, jackfruit, and many other favorites are on the menu—which is live now! Pickup Curbside Test Kitchen August 12-14, 2020 Wednesday through Friday from 5-8 PM at With Love, 435 N Salina St. Visit More »

Rep. Katko Announces Telephone Town Hall to Provide Update on Status of COVID-19 Relief Legislation in Congress

Syracuse, NY— U.S. Rep. John Katko (NY-24) today announced details for a Telephone Town Hall tomorrow, Tuesday, August 4th at 6:10pm. Rep. Katko will take questions from listeners and provide an update on the ongoing negotiations for an additional COVID-19 relief package. “I invite Central New Yorkers to join me for a telephone town hall More »

Grand Opening Celebration Urban Delights Youth Farm Stand Downtown Farmers Market – Clinton Square July 28th, 2020

You are cordially invited to attend the Grand Opening Celebration of the Urban Delights Youth Farm Stand at the Downtown Farmers Market. Come and support our local youth at work bringing fresh fruits and vegetables to our community! The Jubilee Homes Urban Delights Program and their Southwest Community Farm Project are innovative projects designed to More »