Arts & Culture

Peace Action Youth Awards
9:32 am
Thu May 22, 2014

Youth Leaders in Justice, Equality, Peace Honored with Annual Award

Semaj Campbell is one of four students honored with the Peace Acton CNY Youth Award.
Credit submitted

Awards were handed out to 4 Syracuse High School students who have made important steps toward peace, equality and understanding.  The Peace Action C-N-Y Youth Award winners, and the difference they’ve made, were honored Wednesday night during a ceremony at Art Rage Gallery.

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12:46 am
Sat May 10, 2014

Jazz Journeys - Episode 13

Bassist Mimi Jones

Just last month, bassist and composer Mimi Jones was the featured performer at the Community Folk Art Center in Syracuse as WAER in collaboration with National Grid and University College of Syracuse University presented An Evening Of Jazz And Wine to celebrate Jazz Appreciation Month. Earlier in the day, Mimi dropped by the WAER studios and among other things took part in the latest installment of Take Ten.  




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Arts & Culture
8:32 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Mark Doyle Eager to Bring Back His 'Guitar Noir' Sound

Guitarist Mark Doyle
Credit Mark Bialczak

Instead of drawing up a list of resolutions for 2014, Mark Doyle says, he came up with a bucket list.

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Former Ste Marie Site
4:56 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Iroquois, Onondaga Nation Story Will Highlight New Museum; Directors Seek Your Input

Former Sainte Marie museum site will be re-purposed as the new Ska Nonh, Great Law of Peace Center
Credit Sainte Marie Facebook Page

  The former Saint Marie Among the Iroquois museum is in the midst of a re-birth as different kind of cultural home for the story of the Haudenosaunee.  

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5:45 pm
Fri April 18, 2014

Jazz Journeys - Episode 12

It's slogan is "The Finest In Jazz Since 1939."  The historic Blue Note record label celebrates its 75th anniversary in 2014. Grant Green, Jimmy Smith, John Coltrane, Dexter Gordon...the list goes on and on. A label with a rich history and so much tradition that has provided jazz lovers some of the most memorable recordings ever made.  

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