youth programs

Clarence Jordan Vision Center
4:41 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Renovation Project Could be a Haven to Help Syracuse Youth Grow and Succeed

The rendering for the Clarence Jordan Vision Center renovations
Credit Joseph Coudriet / Mercy Works

A long-time eyesore on South Salina Street in Syracuse could become a ‘lighthouse’ for the community and its youth.  That’s what former Rescue Mission Leader Clarence Jordan is calling the Vision Center that Mercy Works is planning to build.  Jordan hopes a shining new façade and the youth programs that can be housed inside will boost the neighborhood.

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6:58 pm
Thu April 24, 2014

Senator DeFrancisco and Ray Rinaldi Face Off for Charity

Senator DeFrancisco poses at a press conference Thursday promoting Saturday's event
Credit John Smith / WAER Sports

It’s not often you hear of a State Senator Stepping into a boxing ring to duke it out with a boxing legend. Nonetheless, that’s precisely what one elected official from Syracuse is doing this weekend.

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