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Standing with Vera House to End Domestic and Sexual Violence

Vera House leads the local White Ribbon Campaign.

White Ribbon Campaign A wintry first day of spring didn't stop approximately 300 people who participated in the "kick-off walk" for Vera House's 21st Annual White Ribbon Campaign on March 20 in downtown Syracuse.



Voting Has Started in Ted and Amy’s ’5 Dates in 5 Days’ Contest

Mike Cauchon has stepped up as the first gay bachelor.

5 Dates in 5 Days has become a seasonal tradition in Central New York.



Syracuse Chiefs Hot Stove Event Sells Out

A sign that more people will come out to NBT Bank Stadium in 2015?

It was only fitting that the Syracuse Chiefs had legendary pitcher Tommy John as the special guest at their annual Hot Stove Baseball Dinner, because the Chiefs, like John’s left arm, have come back from the dead.



Considering Marriage Equality

Supreme Court to hear same-sex marriage arguments

The 14th Amendment of the Constitution focuses on citizenship and citizens rights in the U.S. It forbids states from denying any person "life, liberty, or property, without due process of law" or to "deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws.”



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Talk Back with the Publisher

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The Syracuse New Times has served the greater Central New York community for over 45 years. Recently, we've re-designed the newspaper and the website to better serve our readers.



Top 25 Stories of the Year on SyracuseNewTimes.com

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The Most Read Stories from 2014 on SyracuseNewTimes.com

The Syracuse New Times has a long history as the definitive source for provocative journalism, progressive thinking and regional arts and cultural coverage. In the past year, we re-designed our print edition, which you can find on stands every Wednesday at more than 1,500 locations throughout Central New York.



Fowler Graduate Comes Home

As much as he wanted to live out his dream of making it in a large city, Rahim found himself living paycheck to paycheck and seeing his kids only on weekends.

If you believe that people vote with their feet, then Emad Rahim and his family just voted for Syracuse.



Fracking Decision: Activist Victory, Political BS, or Both?

Tears of joy and distortion mark New York State’s ban on fracking

Emily Bishop says she cried when she heard the news from Albany that New York was banning hydrofracking. As she watched the live stream of the governor’s cabinet meeting on Dec. 17, she and friends in the movement traded messages back and forth tracking the discussion.