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Latino Festival Reminds Utica of the Importance of Festivals

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Before the hulking mass of the of the new downtown hospital, another ethnic pride event has demonstrated how Utica’s strength lies in its diversity. On Sunday at Hanna Park, the Mohawk Valley Latino Association...

Rome Officer Under Scrutiny for Questionable Action

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By Peter Coney “The Officer in my video earlier gave a lot of information out.”   Last week, in Rome NY, a Black woman suffered the indignity of someone spray-painting racial slurs and swastikas on her moving...

Utica’s Bosnians Urge People To Never Forget The Genocide

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Yesterday marked the 26th anniversary of one of the worst moments in human history, the genocide that took place at Srebrenica in Bosnia. The Bosnians of Utica marched around the MVCC campus wearing black T-Shirts...

Utica Students May Get New Trade School

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The Utica School Board is trying to bring trades education back to the inner city. On Monday night at JFK Middle School, Utica School Board superintendent Bruce Karam presented information to the public about...

Pre-Juneteenth Gallery

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All photos were taken by Eamon Handzel.

Regional Philanthropic Agencies Fail Blacks

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When The Community Foundation of Herkimer and Oneida Counties announced their plans last month for a Racial Equity and Social Justice initiative, one important fact was missing from their press release. While it seems...

A Very Special Tuesday in the Garden

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By Cassandra Harris-Lockwood Tuesdays in the Linwood Place Garden are regularly very busy days. This past September 15, as usual, Garden Leader Erin Corrigan was there along with community gardener, Tru Lee, harvesting cilantro, marjoram,...