Moving in Winter!

Moving in Winter has it’s pluses, not temperature wise for sure, but cost of moving services can be much lower due to less demand, and saving money is always a good thing.  But certainly moving in poor weather conditions of any kind can add more stress to an already stressful situation.   Our local weathermen […]

Thanksgiving – Syracuse Style

Hard to believe that Thanksgiving is upon us – but busy supermarket parking lots and frantic pie making remind us it is so. Whether serving dozens at home, or traveling dozens of miles, the pre-dinner bustle, the satiated completion of a shared meal, and the long weekend with family is what I’m thankful for. If […]

There’s Snow Place Like Syracuse!

We’re recognized positively and negatively for it.  Some of us embrace it, and some of us can’t put enough miles between it and a sandy beach.  Some say lake-effect is more about weight than volume, and others wouldn’t celebrate Halloween any other way than with a little bit of the white stuff. But one thing […]

Syracuse Neighborhoods – Where Do You Live?

The city of Syracuse and surrounding area is known for its rich Haudenosaunee culture and the Onondagas, the Keepers of the Central Fire of the Haudenosaunee (“Iroquois Confederacy”).  And like any resource rich area, Syracuse became a thriving city drawing many cultures to mine the salt, dig the canal, build universities and start communities. With […]

Syracuse Bravest vs Finest Basketball Game 10/17/13

Every great city is made up of people that think beyond themselves, go beyond expectations and act on the belief that leaving the world better than they found it is the right thing to do.  Our city of Syracuse is filled with folks like this – and next week some of those bravest and finest […]