Eagle Newspapers

Jordan celebrates Memorial Day

6/6/2017

I spent Memorial Day covering two parades — Jordan and Camillus. In the morning, I photographed the Camillus parade and spoke to a few residents, and in the afternoon I was in Jordan photographing and talking to community members.

New restaurant brings new flavors

6/27/2017

I visited owner Hayder Abdullah and his restaurant, SUMER Restaurant, three times to talk to him about his tough circumstances in Iraq that forced him and his two cooks move to America and open the first Iraqi restaurant in the Syracuse area.