There’s quite a bit of optimism about the local economy among businesses and analysts at Wednesday's Economic Forecast Breakfast…though much of it is guarded. There is also some uncertainty and a challenge to businesses to break the status quo.
One of the annual rites-of-passage every spring is the release of the Syracuse M-and-T Jazzfest Lineup. This year’s announcement has plenty of story lines...the music, the local gathering of talent, and some national recognition for the founder.
Syracuse Police have arrested a suspect they believe is connected to a recent bank robbery. They say 20 year-old Nicholas Fiorini of Baldwinsville robbed the SEFCU Credit Union last week at 721 South Crouse Ave in the city. Manlius Police have confirmed via bank surveillance photos that Fiorini is also the suspect in Monday’s M&T Bank robbery on Manlius Center Road.