Downtown Syracuse http://waer.org en Hotel Syracuse Takes Big Step Toward Renovation, Reopening http://waer.org/post/hotel-syracuse-takes-big-step-toward-renovation-reopening <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>The Hotel Syracuse is now in the hands of a developer who plans to reopen it. &nbsp;No&nbsp;one has rented a room there in more than a decade…but city leaders are optimistic that will change, after the Syracuse Industrial Development Agency took possession, then transferred it over.</p><p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 20:18:54 +0000 Chris Bolt 20574 at http://waer.org Hotel Syracuse Takes Big Step Toward Renovation, Reopening Latest Trends in Home Building Displayed In Parade of Homes http://waer.org/post/latest-trends-home-building-displayed-parade-homes <p>Those who visit this year’s parade of homes in Clay might walk away inspired by the smallest or largest concepts, according to one of the event organizers:</p><p><em>“We’ve had a great crowd so far, and the nice thing is when people leave, they’re so happy, they really have gotten ideas, whether it be something as simple as new cabinets and door pulls, or they’ve found a dream house that they like the floor plan and they’re planning to build. So it’s the simple things all the way to the big things. People have been really happy with these twelve homes.”</em></p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 22:11:47 +0000 Hannah Warren & Scott Willis 19558 at http://waer.org Latest Trends in Home Building Displayed In Parade of Homes Downtown Syracuse Farmer's Market Kicks-off the 2014 Summer Season http://waer.org/post/downtown-syracuse-farmers-market-kicks-2014-summer-season <p>The summer harvest is here and a bountiful selection of crops of fresh fruits and vegetables are ripe for the picking in Syracuse. The Downtown Farmer’s Market kicks off its season today in Clinton Square with over 50 farmers and produce dealers.&nbsp; Delaney Farms from Syracuse has made countless trips over 28 years. &nbsp;Joanne Delaney says all of &nbsp;their products are homegrown.</p><p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 18:22:28 +0000 John Smith 19424 at http://waer.org Downtown Syracuse Farmer's Market Kicks-off the 2014 Summer Season The Downtown Living Tour Lets You Use Your Imagination http://waer.org/post/downtown-living-tour-lets-you-use-your-imagination <div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>It's been a few years since my dear wife Karen and I joined the brigade of Lookie-Lou's partaking in the annual Downtown Living Tour.</div><div> Wed, 21 May 2014 12:42:47 +0000 Mark Bialczak 18542 at http://waer.org The Downtown Living Tour Lets You Use Your Imagination How the I-81 Replacement Project Might Learn from Boston's 'Big Dig' http://waer.org/post/how-i-81-replacement-project-might-learn-bostons-big-dig <p>Boston University Professor Virginia Greiman shares her experiences as a consultant on Boston's Big Dig road project tonight at a presentation and Q &amp; A session in the Onondaga County Civic Center.&nbsp; It's meant to provide some insight into the process Syracuse is going through with the <a href="https://www.dot.ny.gov/i81opportunities">necessary replacement for Interstate 81'S elevated portion</a>.&nbsp; Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:33:57 +0000 Chris Bolt 16337 at http://waer.org How the I-81 Replacement Project Might Learn from Boston's 'Big Dig'