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As Economy Reopens, Onondaga Community College Is Ready to Prepare Central New Yorkers for In-Demand Jobs and Advanced Degrees – while Saving Money

Emmalee French came to Onondaga Community College with a dream. As a member of Oswego High School’s class of 2020, she wanted to earn a college degree for an in-demand job so she could return to her hometown and live and work in the community she grew up in and loved. Last month she earned More »


Syracuse Stage resumes live performance this fall for 2021/2022 season


Robust array of offerings reflect enhanced focus on community Syracuse NY –Syracuse Stage today announced plans to resume live and in person performance in the 2021/2022 season. Starting in October, the theater will present a six show subscription season and offer a full schedule of educational, family and community related programming, including the continuation of More »


Statement from Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Congress and President Biden Establishing June 19 as Juneteenth National Independence Day

“I commend the bipartisan work of the United States Congress and President Biden in recognizing Juneteenth as a federal holiday. This important day – which we declared an official holiday in New York State last year – reminds us of the injustices our Black communities continue to face, while also serving as an opportunity to More »


County Executive McMahon Announces Weekly COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic at Civic Center Clinics will run every Tuesday starting June 22nd

Syracuse, N.Y. – Onondaga County Executive Ryan McMahon today announced that starting next Tuesday, June 22nd and every Tuesday thereafter, the Onondaga County Health Department will be offering Pfizer and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines at the Onondaga County Civic Center. The clinic will be held on Tuesdays from 9:00AM – 11:30AM and 1:00PM – More »



Road Reconstruction Project to begin on Bellevue Avenue

Syracuse, N.Y. – Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh announced a road reconstruction project on Bellevue Avenue on the City’s southwest side. Crews will mill (remove the top layer of existing pavement) and repave Bellevue Avenue from South Geddes Street to Bellevue Terrace beginning Saturday, June 19. The project is expected to be completed in about ten More »


City of Syracuse to Celebrate Juneteenth with Flag Raising Ceremony 12:15 pm at Syracuse City Hall

The city of Syracuse will fly the Juneteenth flag today to commemorate the end of slavery in the United States. The Flag Raising ceremony will take place 12:15 pm at Syracuse City Hall. On Thursday June 17th President Biden signed legislation making Juneteenth a National Holiday. In a White House event, Vice President Kamala Harris More »




Consumer Alert: Attorney General James Warns Consumers to Remain Vigilant Against Rise in Telephone Scams

 Fraudsters Contact Utilities Customers and Urge Payment of ‘Delinquent’ Bills on Gift Cards  New York – New York Attorney General Letitia James issued an alert to New Yorkers across the state to remain vigilant against a surge in telephone scams seeking to take advantage of unsuspecting consumers. A rise in reported complaints have shown that fraudsters More »