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  1. Today's obituaries: Mary Waters Morgan was a teacher at Bishop Grimes, other CNY schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Mary Waters Morgan, 78, died Tuesday, April 18, 2017, in Raleigh, N.C., after a short battle with cancer. According to her obituary, she was born in Yonkers, and graduated from St. Barnabas High School in the Bronx and Marywood University in Scranton, Pa.


  2. Green Party's Howie Hawkins will make his third run for Syracuse mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    Howie Hawkins, who has run for office 20 times since moving to Syracuse in 1991, plans to announce his candidacy for the city's top job in early May. Hawkins, 64, has run for governor, U.S. senate, city auditor, Common Council and mayor. In his most recent race against City Auditor Marty Masterpole in 2015, Hawkins took 35 percent of the vote in a citywide race.


  3. See which Upstate NY schools had the best, worst graduation ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    About 79.4 percent of New York state students graduated on time last year. It's a modest gain from the previous year's 78.1 percent rate, but marks an increase of more than 12 percent over the last 10 years.


  4. NY lawmakers: Airports shouldn't help with Trump travel ban Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    New York state Senate Democratic Conference leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins, D-Yonkers, center, and Senate members announce that they are working on legislation to prohibit SUNY and CUNY schools from asking students about their immigrant or nonimmigrant status and to introduce legislation that directs the Port Authority not to offer assistance to federal officials enforcing President Trump's executive orders on immigration during a news conference on Monday, Jan. 30, 2017, in Albany, N.Y. -- Democrats in the New York state Senate say the state should prohibit officials at New York City airports from cooperating with federal authorities enforcing President Donald Trump's travel ban.


  5. Rules, politics get in the way of school district collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    My congratulations to Tim Rudd's article, "Think outside the school district box" . It truly is refreshing to see people are still thinking about ways to improve the city school district as well as caring for all youngsters in our county.


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