At the Movies

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“Ghostbusters: Afterlife” is a fun reboot that ushers a new generation into the classic franchise. The 2021 film serves as the next chapter in a series that started in 1984. The original “Ghostbusters” lands...

Joanne Shenandoah 1957-2021: Matriarch of Indigenous Music

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By: Michelle Schenandoah Photos By: Jane Feldman   She had a bright voice like liquid gold, a luminous heart, and a magnetic smile.   Joanne Shenandoah-Tekaliwakwah, one of the most renowned Indigenous musicians on the Native American...
Bench

The people or politicians: whose voice matters?

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By George Kuchma    This story focuses on the title question. It details observations noted on a walking tour of Utica. Noticeable these days is the lack of or disappeared benches, public rest stops in...

Utica Students Get New CTE School

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By Mathew Handzel    The Utica School Board is bringing trades education back to the inner city. On Monday night, November 21st, at JFK Middle School, Utica SB superintendent Bruce Karam presented information to the...

Natives Have the Highest Rate of Death by Cops

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by Doug George-Kanentiio Akwesasne Mohawk          I, along with millions of others, watched the trial of Derek Chauvin, 45, charged in Minneapolis, Minnesota for the killing of George Floyd, 46, on May 25, 2020. Numerous...

The Heat Beat: The Music of Phoenix Radio and More

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By Jess Szabo, Arts Writer Utica musicians team with local history center to offer the gift of music and literature for Christmas 2021    We all know it’s better to celebrate Christmas by having fun,...
Omicron

A KEY TO CONTROLLING OMICRON IS THE AT-HOME TEST

  With Omicron Now On-The-Move Across U.S., Schumer Says Expanding Access To At-Home Tests ASAP Is Critical Key To Keeping Variant Under Control    Senator Wants A Surge Of FREE At-Home Tests For NY; Says...

Letters To The Editor: December 2021

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Career Shadowing Day To Cassandra Harris-Lockwood and Natalie Williams,    Thank you for the informational lesson today. It was interesting to see how you all worked in the office and got all the processes down. I...

Guest Editorial: Tenney Part of Problem

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By Roger Chambers  Liberal democracy, of which the United States was a world leader, is under serious attack. The trend is strong in formerly democratically elected governments such as the Philippines, Venezuela, Myanmar, Hungary, Poland...

Anasa Sinegal Named DEL Leader at MWPAI, ICAN

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A nasa D. Sinegal of Little Falls, NY, has been named Diversity and Engagement Leader for Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute and Integrated Community Alternatives Network (ICAN). The new position will strengthen diversity, equity, and inclusion across the...