Garden Tour to Support Thornden Park!

The Thornden Park Association will be holding their 22nd annual Garden Tour on Sunday, June 15th, 2014, rain or shine, and will feature unique gardens and their designers throughout the Syracuse University neighborhood. The day of the tour, tickets may be purchased starting at 12:00 PM, on sale for $10. at the Field House in […]

Westcott Happenings!

June is bursting out all over and isn’t it about time!  With summer just around the corner, and plans for get away weekends and vacations on our minds, why not enjoy what’s offered in your own back yard. The Westcott Art Trail 2014, June 7-8, will certainly inspire your  inner artists as you not only […]

What is the Right Neighborhood for You?

What is the the right neighborhood for you?  We can google “what makes the perfect neighborhood” and come up with lists and opinions, rules and demographic driven data.  But what makes a perfect neighborhood for you may not make a perfect neighborhood for me.  However, there are some factors to consider, some questions to ask […]

City Gardens Inspire and Raise Money

Thornden Park is one of Syracuse’s jewels – and if you’ve never visited the park, strolled through the Mills Rose Garden or watched Shakespeare performed in the Amphitheatre then you are truly missing out on what a city green-space is all about.  From the laughter of children swimming in the pool to the scent of […]

Facebook Finds Lost Dog

My assistant’s dog went missing yesterday morning. Nook, aptly nicknamed Nookdini (the escape artist), dashed out of the house, onto Taft Road, not to be seen for dinner or bedtime.This seemed all too familiar. Years ago, perhaps 20 or so, my best friend’s Shih Tzu dashed out of my front door–when I was dog sitting while […]