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Police speak with the suspect as he briefly steps outside the door. Syracuse Police responded to a hostage situation involving one suspect a at least 2 hostages at Hitham's Pop Shop, a convenience store on Westcott St in Syracuse, around 9pm on Easter Sunday. Photo by Ryan Brady. Taken 4/17/22.
Off Campus
Published: April 18, 2022

Syracuse Police officers respond Sunday night to Hitham’s Pop Shop convenience store where a suspect was holding two people hostage.

Flames and smoke shoot from the roof during a house fire on Ackerman Avenue on April 11, 2022.
Off Campus
Published: April 11, 2022

A fire in the University Hill neighborhood leaves two houses damaged and several students displaced.

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Published: March 23, 2022

The newly formed Congressional District 22 brings with it changes to maps as well as potential changes to the power of Democrats in central New York.

Miss CNY
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Published: March 13, 2022

The SUNY-ESF junior will represent Central New York in the upcoming Miss America competition.

A man throws shirts and other memorabilia from the Coleman's green beer tanker to the crowd of people waiting for the festivities to begin.
Off Campus
Published: March 7, 2022

Coleman’s annual St. Patrick’s Day holiday celebration in Tipperary Hill picked up where it left off.

Pictured clockwise from top left: Ice sculpture artist and Onondaga Country Club professional chef Adam Vural carves a sculpture in a demonstration outside the Syracuse Downtown Marriott; a group of attendees participating in the Wing Walk, self-styled "Wing Avengers," takes to the streets; a team of human dogsled racers compete in a race at the Inner Harbor field; Wing Walk attendees at Clinton Street Pub sample the vendor's wings and cast their votes.
Off Campus
Published: March 3, 2022

The 36th annual Syracuse Winterfest was held Feb. 17-27 and adopted a “RE-BOOT” theme in marking its return to celebrating two weekends’ worth of favorite community traditions.

Samantha Pierce and her family pose for a photo.
Off Campus
Published: February 10, 2022

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

IPhone showing a text notification "Police are pigs!"
Off Campus
Published: February 2, 2022

A rise in movements like ‘Defund the Police’ and ‘ACAB’ have forced children of police officers to remain silent on social media, fearing retaliation for speaking up.

Onondaga County Legislature
Off Campus
Published: January 18, 2022

County Executive Ryan McMahon approved a redistricting map that expands the county’s only majority Black district into whiter areas.

The Syracuse Gay and Lesbian Chorus practicing at their final dress rehearsal before their Holiday concert.
Off Campus
Published: January 11, 2022

The Syracuse Gay and Lesbian Chorus celebrate three decades in existence and their return to the stage.