Poetry Corner- No Justice, No Peace, Know Justice, Know peace

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By Natalie Williams No Justice, No Peace! That is the chant. Police Brutalities; Recant To Brutalizers; we demand Cease your crimes against us. We take a stand. Yes, “Black Lives Matter” - no more, no less This country’s ‘rules must face a...

Voices of Polonia; Howie Mandel- Man of Many Talents

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By Ted Rajchel Howie Mandel —A Man of Many Talents Background Howard Mandel is a Canadian comedian, television personality, screenwriter, actor, producer, director, entrepreneur, and game show host. He hosted the CNB (originally NBC) game show...

Black Lives Matter

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Story and Photos by Eamon Handzel Utica, NY - On August 7th, Utica locals of all races and ethnicities rallied together at Oneida Square in the city center to show their solidarity with the Black...

Letters To the Editor : July 2021

Letter  to the Editor We should be thankful Today on the 4th of July as I was feeling concerned and uncertain about the future of our country, a friend shared a picture of his parents posing...

“Back the Blue” Violence in Schuyler

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By Phoenix Staff Addendum: It has come to the attention of Utica Phoenix Staff that the group that protested the "Back the Blue" Rally in Schuyler were, in fact, a group known as "Utica Abolitionists."...

Downtown Utica New Year’s Eve Gallery

All photos taken by Eamon Handzel. See full article here 

Legal Briefs: Legal Myths v. Reality

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By Judge Joan Shkane This is a continuing discussion of Legal Myths and Reality because those informed are always the most successful. MYTH:  New York State is always behind the times, and can’t get things done. REALITY:...

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...

Mohawk Valley Almanac, January 2022 Edition

- by Roger Chambers January 1 -- New Year’s Day January 6 -- Epiphany, Twelfth Night; Three Kings Day, Puerto Rico; Coptic Christmas January 7 -- Orthodox Christmas January 13 -- Stephen Foster Memorial Day January 16 -- Religious...

Activists Hold Three Day Long Protests

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By Phoenix Staff A local Black Rights activist, Kim Jones, hosted a march on UPD Station Saturday the 12th that would lead to another two days of protests. Kim Jones collaborated with a local activist...