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4 arrested after 2 fights break out at Henninger High School, police say

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Four people have been arrested after two fights broke out at Henninger High School just before 2 p.m. on Tuesday, according to Syracuse ...

Henninger hires Ben Kochan as new girls basketball coach

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Ben Kochan is returning to a familiar place. The former girls basketball coach at Phoenix has been hired as the new coach at Henninger High ...

2019 Syracuse High School Theatre Awards nominations are in

The awards ceremony will be June 2, 2019, at the Landmark Theatre in downtown Syracuse.

Navy vet killed girlfriend, a Destiny guard, with legal gun in Syracuse apartment

Darien Shellman had no record and a bright future in the accidental homicide, his lawyer said.

Brother of refugee, 18, killed on Easter: 'She had dreams that just shattered'

Alek Kuethping, 18, was shot and killed in the 200 block of Westcott Street on Easter. Friends gathered at a vigil Saturday to mourn her death.

18-year-old shot on Westcott Street dies days later at hospital

Alek Kuethping, 18, died Wednesday at Upstate University Hospital.

Everson Teen Arts Council to host Teen Night at the Museum

The Everson Museum of Arts Teen Council (ETAC) will open their exhibition It's Always Been a Revolution tonight during Teen Night, a special event for area ...

Friends want Eastwood 'execution' victim remembered for who he was, not how he died

Luis Sepulveda, 21, and Christopher McLaurin, 28, were fatally shot during a robbery in June 2018.

Syracuse high school graduation rate drops again

Graduation rate falls to 58.3 percent in 2018, down from 60.5 percent the year before.

Graduation 2018: Henninger High School Class of 2018 list

When: Saturday, June 23. Time: 10 a.m.. Where: SRC Arena at Onondaga Community College, 4585 W. Seneca Turnpike, Syracuse NY 13215. Candidates for ...

Henninger girls basketball coach resigns after 4 seasons

Syracuse, N.Y. -- Sameerah Owens has resigned as girls basketball coach at Henninger High School. Owens, who spent four seasons as the Black Knights ...

Three struggling Syracuse schools may be taken over by outside management

State says Danforth, King and Blodgett have not made enough improvement.

Henninger high jumper Kwamere White keeps raising the bar

Junior is relative newcomer to event but already has cleared 6-foot-8.

Curtains open soon on spring high school musical season in Central New York

Despite the brutal winter weather, a sure sign spring is on the horizon is here. The spring school musical season opens this weekend and will continue through ...

City boys basketball teams look to shine in Syracuse showcase

Corcoran, PSLA at Fowler, Henninger, Nottingham and IT at Syracuse Central each play twice this weekend.

Syracuse shooting victim's family struggles to explain loss

Rhyan William, 21, the youngest of seven siblings, was killed Saturday night on the 100 block of Merriman Avenue.

Why former star Syracuse City School District athletes came back to coach

Five former Syracuse City School District coaches have found themselves coaching in the very schools that gave them a chance at basketball.

Syracuse schools worry: If refugees stop coming, will we lose some stars?

Of Syracuse's top 10 graduates in 2017, four were refugees or immigrants. The district wonders if it will lose these stars as refugees stop coming to the city.

6 high schools have musical performances this weekend in Central New York

See which schools are putting on shows this weekend, and a list of shows that will be held through May.

'Evicted' author who lived in slums and wrote about it is coming to Syracuse to talk poverty

The author of Syracuse's city-wide book club book, "Evicted," is coming to Syracuse to talk about living in substandard housing and the nation's affordable ...

It's going to be a big weekend for high school musicals in Central New York

The talented students at Central New York school districts have been rehearsing and getting ready to put on their spring 2019 shows. Musicals being put on this ...

7 Syracuse area schools make list of largest high schools in Upstate NY

These Onondaga County schools all have more than 1400 senior high school students.

Accused Syracuse killer tells cops he had finger on trigger when his girlfriend grabbed loaded gun

Darien Shellman was charged with second-degree manslaughter for fatally shooting his girlfriend, Sarah Tombs, according court records.

Suspension rates: See where 4 Syracuse high schools rank among Upstate NY's top 50

Suspension data is used by the Board of Regents as part of the school evaluation process.

Prom photos 2018: Henninger High School senior ball, June 9

Students of Anthony A. Henninger High School in Syracuse celebrated at their senior ball Saturday, June 9, 2018. The event was held at Sheraton University ...

Today's obituaries: Valerie Crowder was a Syracuse city schools teacher's assistant

Valerie Crowder, 54, of Syracuse, was killed Thursday, February 7, 2019. Police say she was stabbed to death by her son. According to her obituary, she was a ...

Henninger High School students perform 'Beauty and the Beast' as spring show

Students of Anthony A. Henninger High School in Syracuse will present "Beauty and the Beast" as their spring high school musical. Peformances will be 7 p.m. ...

16-year-old Henninger student shot and killed on Syracuse's North Side  WSYR

SYRACUSE (WSYR-TV) - A 16-year-old was shot and killed on Syracuse's North Side Monday night. Police were called to the 100 block of John Street for ...

Prom photos 2018: Henninger High School junior prom, May 12

Students of Henninger High School in Syracuse celebrated at their junior prom Saturday, May 12, 2018. The event was held at the school and had a "Roaring ...

Woman pistol-whipped, robbed in driveway, Syracuse police say

A 24-year-old woman was pistol-whipped and robbed in the driveway of 103 Dillaye Ave., she told Syracuse police.

Two men charged with murdering 16-year-old boy on Syracuse's North Side

SYRACUSE,. N.Y. -- Two men have been charged with fatally shooting a 16-year-old boy in Syracuse. Nashwan Hamood, 30, and Ameer H. Homran, 20, were ...

SCSD confirms bugs found in Henninger High School were bed bugs

The Syracuse City School District confirmed Friday that three bugs found at Henninger High School Thursday were bed bugs.That's according to Administrator ...

Syracuse high school swamped with parent calls about classroom bugs

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Henninger High School was swamped with phone calls from parents today after three bugs were discovered in the school, triggering rumors ...

SCSD: Tests confirm bed bugs found in Henninger High School  WSYR

The Syracuse City School District confirmed on Friday that bed bugs were found inside Henninger High School.

High school graduation 2017: Anthony A. Henninger High School Class of 2017 list

Commencement for graduating seniors in the Anthony A. Henninger High School Class of 2017 will be 1 p.m. Saturday, June 24 at SRC Arena at Onondaga ...

It's prom season in Central NY: Check out where our photographers plan to be

Find out if we already have plans to cover your school's event.

Another bed bug confirmed at Henninger High School  WSYR

A fourth bed bug was found in Henninger High School Tuesday night. Three bugs were found in the school September 21st and sent to pest management for ...

Henninger asks students to refrain from bringing backpack or bags into school  WSYR

The Syracuse City School District has advised Henninger students to refrain from bringing any backpacks or bags to school until further notice as the district tries ...

8 schools have musicals this weekend in Central New York

Although the high school musical season has been going since February, there are still plenty of performances left in the 2019 spring season, including 8 ...

Syracuse City schools, police department team up for safety summit tonight

In the wake of the Parkland school shooting and the national March for Our Lives movement, the Syracuse City School District will hold a discussion on school ...

Syracuse Police Department promotes 14 officers

The police department promoted nine officers to the rank of sergeant and nine sergeants to the rank of lieutenant.

3 new principals appointed to Syracuse high schools, more promotions announced

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Three high schools will have new principals this fall, and other changes are afoot as the Syracuse City School District prepares for its next ...

CNY Scholastic Art 2019: See the best paintings, drawings, photos from Syracuse area students

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is the largest annual art competition in America, and the participating Central New York awards program has been honoring ...

Graduation 2016: Anthony A. Henninger High School Candidates for Graduation list

Almost 300 high school seniors will graduate from Anthony A. Henninger High School at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2016. The graduation ceremony will be in the ...

Syracuse corner store owner fatally shot teen over alleged theft, ADA says

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Nashwan Hamood, a Syracuse business owner, fatally shot a 16-year-old boy in the head last month over an alleged theft at his corner store ...

Baldwinsville freshman earns invite to USA Basketball camp at Final Four

JJ Starling is one of 67 invited to training camp in Minneapolis.

Language lessons: Multi-literacy program helps students retain native languages

The languages include Nepali, Somali, Arabic, Karen, a language in southeast Asia, and Tigrinya, a language spoken near the border between Ethiopia and ...

'Pick your poison': Liverpool halfback and fullback combine to crush Henninger, 53-28  The Daily Orange

UPDATED: Sept. 15, 2018 at 11:37 a.m.. Liverpool junior Jacob Vacco is listed as a fullback. Often, Vacco's job is to block for halfback Cade Clouthier. But when ...

High school musicals 2017: Henninger High School students perform 'Hairspray'

Henninger Hairspray.JPG. Henninger High School students rehearse for "Hairspray." (Submitted). Students of Syracuse's Anthony A. Henninger High School will ...

Syracuse school district says disputed Henninger High School teacher ratings will stand

District's evaluation formula gives every Henninger teacher a zero on one portion of the rating.

Man killed in fiery Oswego County crash was about to become a father, family says

The 2004 Ford Explorer burst into flames. police said. The driver, who was trapped in the SUV, died, police said.

Obama's Syracuse visit thrills Henninger principal -- and highlights his school's struggle

diflorio.JPG. Henninger High School Principal Robert DiFlorio speaks at the school's 2013 graduation ceremony at the Oncenter War Memorial in June.

Today's obituaries: Nicholas Rivers owned a paralegal company

Nicholas Rivers, 48, of Syracuse, died Sunday, July 8, 2018, at the VA Hospital in Syracuse. According to his obituary, he was a graduate of Henninger High ...

Today's obit: Snowmobile accident victim Britt Sherlock ran lawn care service

Britt B. Sherlock, 37, of Syracuse, died Friday, March 1, 2019, in a snowmobile accident. According to his obituary, he was born February 11, 1982, and lived in ...

John Vigliotti: Peppino's Neapolitan owner fosters community one meal at a time  The Daily Orange

Editor's note: “Who is Syracuse?” is a series that runs in The Daily Orange every spring. It highlights individuals who embody the spirit of Syracuse. Members of ...

In Photos: Henninger High School Graduation

ONONDAGA, NY -- Henninger graduates walked across the stage at SRC Arena on the Campus of Onondaga Community College this morning marking the ...

Today's obituaries: Homicide victim Luis Sepulveda graduated from Henninger in 2015

Luis Armondo Sepulveda, 21, of Syracuse, died Wednesday, one of the victims of. a double homicide . According to his obituary, he was a life resident of ...

Incoming principals to lead 3 Syracuse City School District high schools this year  The Daily Orange

UPDATED: Sept. 4, 2017 at 9:37 p.m.. Three new Syracuse City School District principals are starting the school year this week at area high schools.


Our Cold Case series continues with a closer look at the murder of Kain Gist.

High School Graduations 2014: Anthony A. Henninger High School Class of 2014 list  The Post-Standard

Almost 350 high school seniors will graduate Saturday from Anthony A. Henninger High School in Syracuse. The ceremony will be 3 p.m. at the SRC Arena, ...

More bed bugs found in Syracuse schools; parents told to check homes

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Another bed bug was found Tuesday at Henninger High School and some of the insects turned up in a child's backpack at Webster ...

Family rescued by students who ran into burning home

They have lost their clothes, toys and possessions, but a Syracuse family is safe after a fire at their Park Street home on Sunday night. They owe their lives to ...

High School Graduations: Anthony A. Henninger High School Class of 2015 list

More than 275 high school seniors will graduate from Anthony A. Henninger High School Saturday, June 27, 2015. The ceremony will be 4 p.m. at the SRC ...

InterFaith Works of CNY to honor 3 with Racial Justice Awards  Oneida Dispatch

Syracuse, N.Y. — InterFaith Works of CNY will honor Karen Calenzo, Sheena Solomon and Mookpolo Wait with its 2019 Racial Justice Awards on Wednesday, ...

Syracuse plans to bus 500 students now walking 1.5 miles or more to school

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Syracuse high school students will no longer have to walk more than 1.5 miles to school, officials announced Monday. The change comes a ...

Police chief, school board members address SCSD safety concerns  The Daily Orange

Police Chief Frank Fowler said a safety assessment will be conducted in local schools as residents raised concerns about the Syracuse City School District ...

Peter Kavanagh dies: Tributes show impact of a high school principal  The Post-Standard -

0326 parents2.JPG. Peter Kavanagh speaking to parents and school officials in 1997. (Randi Anglin). SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Peter Kavanagh, a former principal of ...

Eight Syracuse 'struggling' schools shape up, dodge takeover

Eight "struggling" Syracuse city schools all made enough improvement during the 2016-2017 school year to avoid a takeover by outside managers. A takeover ...

Photos: Syracuse students share their cultures through colorful dress, dancing, food

Henninger High School students spent weeks practicing dance routines, designing costumes and preparing meals for "International Knight," the multicultural ...

Widow of former Henninger High coach Joe Mazella wins $1.5M in lawsuit over his suicide

A jury found that Dr. William Beals' negligent treatment of the longtime Syracuse boys' basketball coach caused Mazella to commit suicide.

Lawyer: Teen murder witness could be held in solitary confinement until July trial

Zinya Corley is considered a material witness in the murder trial against her mother's husband, Vernon Brockington. But after she took off weeks before his trial, ...

How Syracuse teacher Joyce Suslovic helped generations of students find their voices

Suslovic's influence on young people reaches far beyond the classroom. For generations, she has helped countless students find their place in the community ...

Police: 2 teachers punched in the face by tardy student over cellphone

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- A student's assault on two Henninger High School teachers started over the teen's use of a cellphone in class, according to the Syracuse ...

Henninger alum Gilbert Speights returns home to lead Black Knights' basketball

Gilbert Speights remembers the joy of winning. The former Henninger High School guard recalls teaming with Lazarus Sims in 1990-91 as the Black Knights ...

Football stadium at Fowler HS delayed again as lone bid comes in $5M high

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Students at Fowler High School will have to spend a 10th season without a home football stadium or soccer field. Syracuse's Joint Schools ...

Syracuse Urban Sports Hall of Fame celebrates 20th year with 10-member class

Michael Cooper said he got goosebumps when he learned that he'd be part of the 20th anniversary class for the Urban Sports Hall of Fame of Syracuse this fall.

CNY's 50 all-time greatest high school football players, in order

CNY's 50 all-time greatest high school football players, in order. Who are the best high school football players to ever come out of Central New York?

Syracuse's Fowler High School could go for 9 years without athletic fields

Delays and a new construction proposal could mean that Henninger High School gets a new home field before Fowler gets its first in almost a decade.

Syracuse police investigating stabbing near Henninger High School

Syracuse, NY -- Syracuse police are investigating a stabbing this afternoon about four blocks from Henninger High School. One person suffered a minor stab ...

CNY's 'new' high school football head coaches aren't really newcomers

Eight area high schools will have different head coaches prowling the sidelines this season. But to call any of them new wouldn't be accurate. From 30-year ...

Syracuse mother on son killed in Eastwood: 'My son, that was my heart'

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Marcia Putnam stood on the other side of the door to her home last week, listening to a man outside. She didn't recognize him and refused ...

Walsh names new Syracuse parks commissioner to replace Sims

Julie LaFave will replace Lazarus Sims, who resigned after stealing money from the city.

Prom photos 2017: Henninger High School senior ball, June 10

Students of Anthony A. Henninger High School in Syracuse celebrated at their senior ball Saturday, June 10, 2017, at the Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel in ...

Prom 2016 photos: Anthony A. Henninger High School senior ball, June 4

Students of Anthony A. Henninger High School in Syracuse celebrated at their senior ball Saturday evening at the Sheraton University. Above is our gallery of ...

SCSD - Corcoran High School to Host 5th Annual Multicultural Festival/ Henninger & Corcoran H.S. Stage Spring Musicals  URBAN CNY

Spring Musicals: Henninger H.S. "Beauty and the Beast"& Corcoran H.S. Stages "Cinderella". Corcoran High School will host its fifth annual Multicultural Festival ...

Younger brother shot, killed in Syracuse was Fowler HS student

The older brother was a student at Le Moyne college, officials said.

Zeroing in on Zentangle: Syracuse artist Dan Bingham blends meditation, artwork  Syracuse New Times

The Zentangle Method is an art form of relaxation, calling on artists to weave structured patterns as a form of meditation.

Judgment day nears for 8 Syracuse 'struggling' schools

Delaware Academy students greet graduating Fowler High School seniors in this file photo. Delaware is one of eight city "struggling" schools under receivership.

OnTECH charter school founder Ellen Eagen discusses plans, responds to criticism

The school's focus is on energy, environmental sciences, agriculture and agribusiness, and hopes to open in September.

Syracuse City School District students take center stage at symposium

Students in the Syracuse City School District took a break from class to share what they think of their school experience.One major subject-school safety.

Program helping local high schoolers started from one student's need for extra credit  The Daily Orange

Griffin Tighe, a junior policy studies major at Syracuse University, needed extra credits last spring. Bill Coplin, director of the public affairs program, offered him ...

Court tosses $1.5M verdict over longtime Henninger coach Joe Mazella's suicide

Syracuse, NY -- New York's highest court has thrown out a jury's $1.5 million verdict for the widow of Joe Mazella, a longtime Henninger High School coach and ...

72 languages spoken at Syracuse schools; hear students speak Karen, Vietnamese (video)

The Syracuse City School District currently has 3700 "English language learner" students enrolled who speak 72 different languages.

Saratoga boys basketball start season in Syracuse tonight  The Saratogian

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – The page has turned on last year's season for the Saratoga Springs boys basketball squad, the 19-game winning streak, the ...

Syracuse woman stabs girl who fought with her daughter, police say

DSC_0783.JPG. A woman is handcuffed and led to a police car following a fight and stabbing Wednesday in the 100 block of Herbst Avenue in Syracuse.

Bed bug problem in Syracuse schools spreads to 7 buildings

A bed bug displayed at the Smithsonian Institution National Museum of Natural History in Washington. (Associated Press). 0. By James T. Mulder ...

Graduation 2016: Henninger High School Valedictorian Angelica Revilla

Check out this Q&A for one of Central New York's top high school graduating seniors.

Syracuse City School District students shouldn't walk more than 1 mile to school, Common Council votes  The Daily Orange

UPDATED: Dec. 7 at 7:30 p.m.. Dynah Umutoni, a 16-year-old attending Henninger High School, said she has encountered dangerous situations on her ...

Henninger High School, Syracuse University grad wins $10000 on Cupcake Wars show

Syracuse, NY -- Once a week on Thursdays, Alison Riede brought cupcakes to her weekly National Art Honor Society meetings at Henninger High School in ...

Syracuse students tell school board: 2 miles is too far to walk

2015-11-04-mjg-Busing4.JPG. Henninger student Dieu Mukiye speaks out on the 2-mile busing policy at a Syracuse city school board meeting Wednesday Nov.

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