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#5) Spanish Action League Hires Sex Offender
Ed Griffin-Nolan reports. The Spanish Action League has hired Jesus Rolon, a former Syracuse City School District teacher who pled guilty in 2012 to a charge related to sexual conduct with a minor…
#4) The Last Musketeer (Cover Story)
Former Westcott Nation activist builds a career helping build nations abroad. Deb Alexander found herself leaping out of a Blackhawk helicopter into the Louisiana night in the company of her newfound friends in an Army brigade…
#3) Youth in Revolt
Entertainment Analyst (and Associate Editor) Bill DeLapp reviews the Syracuse University Drama Department’s rousing production of Spring Awakening, running through May 11. It’s the hottest ticket in town.
#2) Back to the Future
Eric Lyons profiles the transformation of Pulaski’s longtime Kallet Theater from downtown eyesore to Salmon River knockout. The century-old venue was literally falling apart until Vince and Vinny Lobdell purchased what was left of the building for $65,000 in 2011.
Students showcase their designs at the SU Senior Collection Fashion at Goldstein Auditorium. The annual show presents the work of seniors in the College of Visual and Performing Arts fashion design program. (photos by Gloria Wright)