north side http://wrvo.org en Vocal support, opposition to housing immigrant children http://wrvo.org/post/vocal-support-opposition-housing-immigrant-children <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">While Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner wants the city to be a temporary shelter for Central American children fleeing to the country, there is a vocal opposition against it.</span></p><p>There are strong opinions on both sides over whether Syracuse should become a temporary shelter site for the children.</p><p>The mayor was interrupted often Thursday evening by a boisterous crowd at a North Side meeting with shouts of "legal!" and applause for comments both for and against.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 11:39:44 +0000 Ryan Delaney 59428 at http://wrvo.org Vocal support, opposition to housing immigrant children Community job training program will expand http://wrvo.org/post/community-job-training-program-will-expand <p>A minority workforce training program on Syracuse’s North Side is being expanded with the help of several local agencies.</p><p>Northside UP, a community group targeting the immigrant population in the northern sections of Syracuse, has been running training programs called Green Train and Health Train.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">The second has placed a few dozen people <a href="http://wrvo.org/post/hospital-invests-not-only-new-buildings-neighborhood" target="_blank">on the payroll on St. Joseph’s Hospital</a>, also located on the North Side. </span></p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:22:26 +0000 Ryan Delaney 59370 at http://wrvo.org Community job training program will expand More police cameras being added to Syracuse's north side http://wrvo.org/post/more-police-cameras-being-added-syracuses-north-side <p></p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 11:22:52 +0000 Ellen Abbott 42308 at http://wrvo.org More police cameras being added to Syracuse's north side North side could have grocery store again in time for Christmas http://wrvo.org/post/north-side-could-have-grocery-store-again-time-christmas <p>Residents on Syracuse's north side could have a grocery store within walking distance again by the end of the year.</p><p>Syracuse's development agency approved tax breaks Thursday morning to help Tops Friendly Markets replace a Wegmans that left this summer. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 17:10:00 +0000 Ryan Delaney 25574 at http://wrvo.org North side could have grocery store again in time for Christmas