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Policed Bodies Symposium
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Published: April 16, 2021

Moderated by community activist Yusuf S. Abdul-Qadir, the panel engaged participants in a discussion surrounding education reform in the City of Syracuse.

A Syracuse student lights a marijuana cigarette in their apartment.
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Published: April 9, 2021

Smoking weed is legal, but New Yorkers won’t see retail sales for at least a year.

Syracuse City Hall
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Published: April 9, 2021

Over the past five years, the City of Syracuse and Onondaga County have been in the process of building a new city plan through rezoning.

Samantha Pierce and her family pose for a photo.
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Published: April 6, 2021

Syracuse students with learning and developmental disabilities faced many challenges this past year, calling for increased attention on their mental health moving forward.

The Monroe Building on East Onondaga Street will serve as the canvas for this mural project, featuring four local athletes. Courtesy of Frank Malfitano/Jonas Never (Artist)
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Published: April 5, 2021

The mural, which is to be painted by Los Angeles–based muralist Jonas Never, will feature local athletes Breanna Stewart, Dolph Schayes, Earl Lloyd and Manny Breland.

GLOW
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Published: April 1, 2021

The Girls Loving Ourselves Worldwide initiative invites Black and Brown girls in grades 6 to 11 from across the globe to participate in a yearlong virtual program.

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Published: March 29, 2021

The district has made a reopening plan for sports that puts emphasis on following the CDC and the Department of Health recommendations.

Courtesy of Jaclyn Hanifin
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Published: March 29, 2021

More than 40 businesses in Onondaga County were formally launched in March despite COVID-19 limitations.

Gianna Prudente
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Published: March 26, 2021

The local specialty coffee shop has filled the space left vacant by Café Kubal.

During the pandemic, the hospitality sector — including casinos, restaurants, hotels — saw the highest rate of layoffs among all industries, while groceries, warehouses and storage facilities saw the fewest job losses.
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Published: March 24, 2021

In 2020, Syracuse saw an annual unemployment rate of 11.37%, with a peak in April at 18.30%.