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Liehs & Steigerwald Opens First Downtown Location to Huge Crowd

Iris St. Meran, Time Warner Cable News (June 25, 2015)

Downtown Syracuse Continues to Transform

Iris St. Meran, Time Warner Cable News (June 26, 2015)

New furniture refinishing business coming to downtown Syracuse

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (July 20, 2015)

Recess Appointment for Downtown 

Margaret McCormick, Syracuse New Times (July 22, 2015)


Latest data shows $340-million invested in Syracuse's growing economy

Beth Cefalu, News Channel 9 (July 26, 2015)

Patrick Danial on leadership: Anyone can bark orders; respected leaders build a foundation of trust

Stan Linhorst, Syracuse.com (August 7, 2015)

Syracuse Tech Garden growing as it hits 10 years 

Jeff Kulikowsky, News Channel 9 (August 13, 2015)

First Phase of Redhouse at City Center to begin soon

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (August 17, 2015)

Construction to start on new apartments in downtown Syracuse 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (August 18, 2015)

Renovation of former Onondaga County Music building nearly done (photos)

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (August 25, 2015)

New art studio to offer exhibits, workshops in downtown Syracuse 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (August 31, 2015)

Top floors of historic Syracuse bank building to become apartments 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (September 1, 2015)

Look inside Aster Pantry & Parlor: New spot opens in familiar Armory Square location

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (September 10, 2015)

Fast-growing Internet marketing firm looking for new downtown Syracuse home

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (September 25, 2015)

Recess Coffee opens downtown Syracuse coffeehouse today 

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (October 1, 2015)

See inside Olive on Brooklea's new store in downtown Syracuse 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (October 13, 2015)

Connective Corrifor project formally wraps up road construction phase

Eric Reinhardt, Central New York Business Journal (October 15, 2015)

SALT Makerspace downsizes, moves from Delavan Center to Syracuse CoWorks

Katrina Tulloch, Syracuse.com (October 15, 2015)

Big change at Fayette and Salina: Rite Aid's restoration of old Woolworth's facade is underway 

Sean Kirst, Syracuse.com (October 16, 2015)

Rooms with a view: Work started on new downtown Syracuse apartments 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (October 19, 2015)

Redevelopment of former Excellus HQ in Syracuse gets tax breaks

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (October 20, 2015)

Syracuse Downtown Committee Hosts Inaugural Breakfast Thursday 

Brad Vivacqua, Time Warner Cable News (October 22, 2015)

Two Armory Square hotels sell for $42 million 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (October 22, 2015)

Owner of Crouse Hinds buys Syracuse lighting company 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (October 30, 2015)

Aloha Japanese Bento Express hosts grand opening with sampling, $5 specials 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (November 2, 2015)

New Armory Square shops plan grand opening celebration

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (November 4, 2015)

Seven New Businesses Host Grand Openings in Downtown Syracuse 

Scott Willis and Anna Leach, WAER (November 5, 2015)

Dorms for Grownups: A Solution for Lonely Millennials?

Alana Semuels, The Atlantic (November 6, 2015)

'Vintage Love' pops up in downtown Syracuse 

Casey Rose Frank, Syracuse.com (November 6, 2015)

Growth Continues in Downtown Syracuse with New Restaurants 

Alexa Green, Time Warner Cable News (November 6, 2015)

Downtown dining: New restaurants/bars nearly ready to open 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (November 9, 2015)

Former HSBC Tower in downtown Syracuse getting a new anchor tenant and name 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (November 10, 2015)

News on salons, Armory Art Gallery and more (Store Front Roundup)

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (November 13, 2015)

Wolff's Biergarten opens in Syracuse Tuesday: Take a look inside (photos)

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (November 16, 2015)

New high-end audio retailer open in downtown Syracuse 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (November 16, 2015)

Good News:Local business expanding, adding downtown location

Allison Bybee, CBS 5 This Morning (CNY Central) (November 17, 2015)

Work begins on new home of Redhouse Theater in Syracuse 

Jeff Kulikowsky, News Channel 9 (November 17, 2015)

Redhouse Arts Center raises almost $9.8 million for new City Center home 

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (December 8, 2015)

Syraucse lighting company Ephesus: "We're not going anywhere" 

Jeff Kulikowsky, News Channel 9 (December 9, 2015)

Theater hopes new arts center gives a boost to downtown Syracuse 

Ellen Abbot, WRVO News (December 11, 2015)

Dorm-like apartments being developed in downtown Syracuse 

Alex Dunbar, CNYCentral (December 16, 2015)

Le Moyne College opening new facility downtown, adds master's program 

Kayli Thompson, Syracuse.com (December 22, 2015)

A Shop for Local Artisans 

JoAnn DeLauter, Syracuse Newtimes (January 20, 2016)

Millennial Living Spurs Downtown Investment 

Matt Jarchow, TWCNews (January 27, 2016)

Syracuse Excited to Show Off Downtown Development for All-Star Crowds 

Gabrielle Lucivero, TWCNews (January 28, 2016)

Community Looks to Future of Collapsed Building

Alana LaFlore, TWCNews (February 9, 2016)

Major Upgrades to be Implemented at Clinton Plaza Complex

Brad Vivacqua, TWCNews (February 9, 2016)

Free small business training producing more shops in Downtown Syracuse 

Payne Horning, WRVO Public Radio (February 22, 2016)

Le Moyne adds Downtown facility 

Ellen Abbott, WRVO Public Radio (February 23, 2016)

Downtown library uses $8.7M grant to become more than just a 'warehouse of books'

Chris Baker, Syracuse.com (March 29, 2016)

Massachusetts company says it's buying iconic Chimes Building in Syracuse 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (April 7, 2016)

Plan would turn vacant downtown Syracuse building into apartments, offices

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (April 25, 2016)

NY DOT Commissioner Matt Driscoll to talk about I-81 project in Syracuse

Mike McAndrew, Syracuse.com (April 25, 2016)

Arcadis, an engineering firm, to move 250 jobs from DeWitt to downtown Syracuse

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (April 26, 2016)

Vacated building begins process to join Syracuse's thriving urban community

Alex Dunbar, NBC 3, CBS 5, CNYCentral.com (April 26, 2016)

Downtown Syracuse library undergoes multi-million dollar renovation to modernize for 21st century

Tom Magnarelli, WRVO News (April 27, 2016)

Original Grain, a 'health food' eatery, to open in downtown Syracuse

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (May 3, 2016)

Aspen Dental to bring 600 jobs to downtown Syracuse

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (May 17, 2016)

Apartments under construction at historic Syracuse bank building leasing up fast

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (May 17, 2016)

Has downtown Syracuse growth outpaced Clinton Square?

Katrina Tulloch, Syracuse.com (May 23, 2016)

Downtown Syracuse goes purple 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (May 31, 2016)

Ephesus Lighting to expand headquarters in Downtown Syracuse 

News Channel 9 (June 2, 2016)

Cuomo: Two Syracuse companies expanding to add 242 jobs 

NBC 3, CBS 5, CNYCentral.com (June 2, 2016)

$4M 'Genius NY' business competition launches in Syracuse

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (June 14, 2016)

Modern Malt Bakeshop: New spot for breads, pastries and more to open in Armory Square

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (June 21, 2016)

Special Recognition

Phish food: Syracuse restaurant has star role at jam band's 3-day festival at Watkins Glen

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (August 13, 2015)

Creole Soul in Syracuse is heavy on hospitality, fresh flavors: Dining Out Review 

Jacqueline Domin, Syracuse.com (August 20, 2015)

Peppino's Neapolitan in Armory Square to go GMO-free

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (September 8, 2015)

New downtown retailer snags Hollywood customer in first week

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 15, 2015)

Does Downtown Syracuse Have America's Best Disguised Parking Garage?

Eric Meier, Lite98.7.com (September 25, 2015)

Aster Pantry & Parlor: Locally Sourced Exceptional Cuisine

Mike Rotella, SyracuseGuru (October 12, 2015)

Local foods find a home on Aster menu 

Margaret McCormick, Syracuse NewTimes (October 28, 2015)

Liehs & Steigerwald adds fresh flavors to downtown Syracuse (Dining Out Review)

Jacqueline Domin, Syracuse.com (October 29, 2014)

Peppino's in Armory Square to expand, adding dining space, a bar and fresh pasta 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (October 29, 2015)

Craft Cocktail Battle: Syracuse's top bartenders compete in marathon mix-off

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (November 3, 2015)

Homan: Here's where you should shop in Armory Square 

Jackie Homan, The Daily Orange (November 9, 2015)

Syracuse's Funk 'n Waffles featured tonight on Food Network show 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (November 16, 2015)

Elf on the Shelf comes to downtown Syracuse 

Ellen Abbott, WRVO News (November 23, 2015)

Exceptional Eateries in Syracuse, New York #sharecuse

Sandy, CanadianBloghouse.com (November 23, 2015)

Black Friday 2015: Local shopping highlights (video) 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (November 23, 2015

Doing lunch in downtown Syracuse? Lofo and The Evergreen expand hours 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (November 23, 2015)

Syracuse and CNY writers celebrated by YMCA's Downtown Writing Center 

Casey Rose Frank, Syracuse.com (November 23, 2015)

Byblos Bar & Grill moves to more casual, family menu, with Middle Eastern twist 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (December 10, 2015)

TV offers, Harvard lectures: Downtown Syracuse project in national spotlight 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (December 15, 2015)

Happy Cusemas

Jamie Ann Owens (The Society Gurl), Syracuse Newtimes (December 15, 2015)

Shoemaker Donating 10,000 Pairs of Shoes 

Brandon Roth, NBC 3 (CNY Central) (December 16, 2015)

Jody Grenier snaps magical Christmas tree photograph in Syracuse, New York 

Meghan Giannotta, Newsday (December 19, 2015)

"Accidental" photo captures beauty of Syracuse, goes viral

Brett Hall, NBC3 & CBS5 (CNY Central), (December 21, 2015)

Syracuse company to install LED lights at home of Miami Dolphins 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (January 11, 2016)

Clark's Ale House second era marked by new home, menu tweaks (Dining Out Review)

Jared Paventi, Syracuse.com (January 14, 2016)

Armory Square's Clinton Street Pub takes on a new identity: TV sports and food

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (January 15, 2016)

TCGplayer, funky Syracuse company, finds gold in Magic, Pokemon games 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (January 17, 2016)

Haunted History Trail of New York State Visits the Erie Canal Museum 

Haunted History Trail of New York State (January 20, 2016)

Horn: Cafe Kubal's engagement with Syracuse culture fuels success 

Theo Horn, The Daily Orange (February 9, 2016)

Mostly high marks for The Evergreen in Hanover Square (Dining Out Review)

Jared Paventi, Syracuse.com (February 11, 2016)

Downtown's historic McCarthy Building, forever home to Heart of Syracuse 

Katrina Tulloch, Syracuse.com (February 11, 2016)

Fired up for chili: Hanover Square to host alternative to cancelled Winterfest cook-off

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (February 12, 2016) 

Throwback Thursday: Loew's State Theater, now the Landmark, opens 90 years ago

Johnathan Croyle, Syracuse.com (February 18, 2016)

Sam Randolph: Art for the Soul

David Tyler, Syracuse Woman Magazine (February 24, 2016)

Daytripping to Syracuse for St. Patrick's Day 

Peter Johansen, The Ottawa Citizen (March 4, 2016)

St. Patrick's Day Parade: Best spots for bathroom breaks in downtown Syracuse 

Allie Healy, Syracuse.com (March 11, 2016)

Syracuse businesses cater to Orange hoops fans during Final Four run

Georgie Silvarole, Business Journal News (April 1, 2016)

Orange pride from up high: Syracuse University flag flies from city's tallest building 

Samantha House, Syracuse.com (April 2, 2016)

Masked Mania Returns With Phantom Tour 

Christopher Malone, Syracuse New Times (April 6, 2016)

A friendly tip: See "Phantom" at the Landmark while you can (Review)

Bud Poliquin, Syracuse.com (April 9, 2016)

St. Baldrick's head-shaving event in Syracuse raises over $490,000 for cancer research 

Catie O'Toole, Syracuse.com (April 10, 2016)

New York Minute: Charley Orlando Shares Vision for the Syracuse Music Scene

Ally Dean, NYS Music (April 14, 2016)

Armory Square Night Market brings together crafters, artists

Haley Kim, The Daily Orange (April 17, 2016)

Thousands Expected for 9th Annual Crawfish Festival in Syracuse

Brad Vivacqua, TWC News (May 6, 2016)

Downtown shop Vintage Love sets grand opening

Katrina Tulloch, Syracuse.com (May 10, 2016)

Volunteers needed to watch Syracuse falcon babies

Laura Hand, NBC 3, CBS 5, CNYCentral.com (May 24, 2016)

Wednesday Walk To Launch Fitness-And-Facts Syracuse Strolls In June

Oswego County Today (May 25, 2016)

Syracuse Irish pub raises near-record amount for childhood cancer foundation

Marnie Eisenstadt, Syracuse.com (May 25, 2016)

Bamboo House Asian Restaurant in downtown Syracuse: terrific noodles and lot more (Dining Out Review)

Jane Marmaduke, Syracuse.com (May 26, 2016)

A taste of vitality for Downtown Syracuse: Matt's Memo

Matt Mulcahy, NBC3 & CNYCentral.com (June 3, 2016)

Upstate Medical bringing 430 jobs to Downtown Syracuse 

News Channel 9 (June 8, 2016)

Freedom Trail walk starts off season of downtown tours of Syracuse

Maeve Byrne, Syracuse.com (June 9, 2016)

Rustic pizzas, pastas shine at Apizza Regionale (Dining Out Review)

Jared Paventi, Syracuse.com (June 16, 2016)

Old Hotel Syracuse
Hotel Syracuse Rebirth

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Hotel Syracuse Renovation and Rebirth 

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Even under construction, Marriott Hotel Downtown Syracuse is booking up

Ellen Abbott, WRVO News (November 5, 2015)

Modern meets classic at the new Marriott Syracuse Downtown 

Ellen Abbott, WRVO News (November 9, 2015)

Hotel Syracuse looking for holiday remembrances as it plans re-opening 

Laura Hand, NBC3 & CBS 5 (CNY Central) (December 20, 2015)

Made in CNY: Local business gives new life to hotel gargoyles

Farah Jadran, News Channel 9
(January 11, 2016)

Work at Marriott Downtown Syracuse Ahead of Schedule 

Iris St. Meran, TWC News (January 16, 2016)

Café Kubal to open location at Marriott Syracuse Downtown 

Eric Reinhardt, CNY Business Journal
(January 19, 2016)

Despite construction, dream weddings planned at Hotel Syracuse

Kellie Cowan, NBC3 & CBS5 (CNY Central) (January 22, 2016)

Famed hotel nearing end of $70m restoration and rebranding 

Real Estate Weekly (January 22, 2016)

Former Hotel Syracuse tower to become extended-stay hotel

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (January 26, 2016)

"Something Old, Something New: Say 'I Do' at Marriott Syracuse Downtown"

As Seen on Bridge Street, Localsyr.com (February 15, 2016)

Syracuse's New Headquarters Hotel Accepting Group Reservations 

Matt Alderton, Successful Meetings (February 24, 2016)

Artisans restore Hotel Syracuse's 92-year-old chandeliers (photos)

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (March 5, 2016)

Drinking history: Classic cocktail event to honor Hotel Syracuse re-opening

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (April 13, 2016)

Tickets on sale for American Heart Association benefit at Marriott Syracuse Downtown

Lisa Spitz, CNYCentral (April 20, 2016)

Sherrill company, America's last flatware manufacturer, making silverware for Hotel Syracuse

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (May 12, 2016)

First guest at restored Hotel Syracuse: 'This is spectacular'

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (June 23, 2016)

Hotel Syracuse Gala raises money for Onondaga Historical Association: More than 1,000 gather to welcome back historic hotel

News Channel 9 (June 26, 2016)

Faces of Downtown Life Video Series, featured on Syracuse.com

What's it like to live at Pike Block? 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 16, 2015)

Living in history at 311 Montgomery Street 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 21, 2015)

Desire for bigger city leads young couple to Syracuse 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 24, 2015)

Neighborhood vibe at Center Armory 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 28, 2015)

A quick commute for Modern Malt's chef 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (October 1, 2015)

Downtown Committee Events: 


Downtown Living Tour: 10th Anniversary Edition
May 21, 2016

Look inside historic Syracuse warehouse being turned into apartments (Photos)

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (April 20, 2016)

Demand in Downtown Living Spurs New Development 

Alexa Green, TWC News (April 26, 2016)

Radio Interview with SUNNY 102's Big Mike and Cindy 

Sunny 102 (May 10, 2016)

House of the Week: A look inside the historic Hotel Syracuse 

Jacob Pucci, Syracuse.com (May 13, 2016)

House of the Week: 712 E. Fayette St. (Photo Gallery)

Ellen Blalock, Syracuse.com

Weekend in Central New York: Downtown Living Tour Interview 

NBC 3, CBS 5, CNYCentral.com (May 14, 2016)

The Week Ahead: May 15, 2016

Laura Hand, NBC 3 CNYCentral.com (May 15, 2016)

Apartments under construction at historic Syracuse bank building leasing up fast 

Rick Moriarty, Syracuse.com (May 17, 2016)

Weekend's Best Bets (May 20 - May 23, 2016)

Laura Hand, NBC 3 CNYCentral.com (May 19, 2016)

See inside Armory Square luxury apartment on Downtown Living Tour (video)

Lauren Long, Syracuse.com (May 20, 2016)

Sweet Praxis to open bakery in downtown's historic Grange Building

Katrina Tulloch, Syracuse.com (May 20, 2016)

Tour offers closer look at some of Downtown's living spaces 

Olivia Ugino, News Channel 9 (May 20, 2016)

Downtown Committee Opens Up Syracuse's Newest Urban Living Spaces for Public Viewing

TWCNews Staff, Time Warner Cable News (May 21, 2016)

Good Morning Downtown Syracuse Progress Breakfast

Syracuse Rising: Entrepreneur Breakfast Shines Light on Downtown Development 

Chris Bolt, Elana Sukert and Zhiyan Zhong, WAER (March 29, 2016)

Progress Breakfast Highlights Downtown Syracuse Development 

Brad Vivacqua, TWCNews (March 29, 2016)

Syracuse Downtown Committee Hosts Inaugural Breakfast Thursday 

Brad Vivacqua, TWCNews (October 22, 2015)

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Renzi Downtown Dining Weeks 
February 15 - February 29, 2016

12th Annual Downtown Dining Weeks Starts Soon

Syracuse Guru (January 18, 2016)

In Syracuse, Downtown Dining Week(s) leaps ahead to 29 restaurants 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (January 22, 2016)

Downtown Dining Weeks 2016: These are the Syracuse restaurants offering deals 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (February 1, 2016)

29 restaurants announced for Dining Weeks

News Channel 9 / Localsyr.com (February 1, 2016)

Feeding Frenzies Return To Downtown

Margaret McMcCormick, Syracuse NewTimes (February 3, 2016)

The Week Ahead February 14, 2016

Laura Hand, NBC 3 / CNYCentral.com (February 14, 2016)

Downtown Dining Weeks kick off in Syracuse 

Brittany Hoffmann, CNYCentral.com (February 15, 2016)

Today in Central New York: Live on Downtown Dining Weeks 

NBC 3 / CNYCentral.com (February 15, 2016)

Syracuse Downtown Dining Weeks Campaign Helps Satisfy Tastebuds 

Brad Vivacqua, TWCNews (February 15, 2016)

Syracuse Downtown Dining Weeks: Check out some menus, see what's new 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (February 15, 2016)

Downtown Dining Weeks Underway in Syracuse 

Christie Casciano, News Channel 9 / Localsyr.com (February 15, 2016) 

Get your appetites ready for Downtown Dining Weeks 

Anna Gibertini, The Newshouse.com (February 15, 2016)

Syracuse Downtown Dining Weeks 

Featured on Bridge Street, News Channel 9 (February 19, 2016)

Byblos Bar & Grill in Downtown Dining Weeks

Featured on Bridge Street, News Channel 9 (February 23, 2016)

Downtown Coffee Break
September 24, 2015 


Downtown workers to get free coffee, snacks next week 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 18, 2015)

Free Coffee Break for Downtown workers

News Radio 570 WSYR (September 22, 2015)

Syracuse Downtown Committee Teams Up with Tim Hortons for Employee Appreciation Month

Brad Vivacqua, Time Warner Cable News (September 24, 2015)

Reminder: Get free coffee and snacks today in downtown Syracuse 

Kevin Tampone, Syracuse.com (September 24, 2015)

Syracuse Style Window Project & Fashion Show 
September 10 & September 17, 2015


Fashion Comes Alive in Windows of Syracuse's Landmark Theatre

Michael Benny, CBS5 WTVH (CNYCentral) 
(September 10, 2015) 

Photo Gallery: Window Project Kicks off Syracuse Fashion Week

Michael Greenlar, Syracuse.com 
(September 10, 2015)

Syracuse Style Fashion Show Preview 

Brandon Roth, Today in Central New York NBC3 WSTM (CNYCentral) (September 14, 2015)

Preview of Syracuse Style Fashion Show 

Bridge Street, News Channel 9 (September 14, 2015)

Syracuse Style event to transform downtown this weekend 

Rachel Gilbert, The Daily Orange 
(September 16, 2015)

6 Decades of Syracuse Style

Alexis McDonell, The Daily Orange
(September 16, 2015)

Photo Gallery: Armory Square lights up for Syracuse Style Fashion event 

Michael Greenlar, Syracuse.com
(September 17, 2015)


See Photos from the Syracuse Style Fashion Show 

Michael Benny, CBS5 WTVH (CNYCentral) 
(September 17, 2015)

Downtown Farmers Market
June - October, 2015

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Downtown Farmers' Market at Clinton Square in Syracuse opens Tuesday

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (June 8, 2015)

Farmers Market returns to Downtown Syracuse 

News Channel 9 (June 9, 2015)

Downtown Syracuse Farmers' Market returns 

CNY Central (June 9, 2015)

What's new at the Downtown Farmers Market this year 

Bridge Street, News Channel 9 (June 15, 2015)

Crops Plentiful at Clinton Square Farmers' Market 

Vanessa Langdon, Syracuse NewTimes (June 9, 2015)

Find a farmers' market and try a garlic scapes recipe

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (June 15, 2015)

Frank's Franks: A Syracuse food truck pioneer, with war stories to tell 

Don Cazentre, Syracuse.com (June 21, 2015)

Fruit, vegetable selection grows at farmers' markets in Central NY

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (June 22, 2015)

At farmers' markets pick up radishes and discover their sweetness

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (June 29, 2015)

Selection grows at CNY farmers' markets

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (July 6, 2015)

CNY Farmers' Markets: Bring on the blueberries and raspberries

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (July 13, 2015)

Two-fer Tuesday: Downtown Syracuse Farmers Market and Liehs & Steigerwald Downtown

Margaret McCormick, Eat First: Diary of a Food-Loving Central New Yorker (July 14, 2015)

Use kale, blueberries from farmers' markets in one of these recipes

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (July 20, 2015)

Try these recipes for cucumbers piling up at farmers' markets

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (July 27, 2015)

With farmers' market corn or chard, try these recipes

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (August 4, 2015)

Buy blueberries, tomatoes from farmers' markets for these recipes

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (August 11, 2015)

Tantalizing fruits, vegetables keep coming at farmers' markets

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (August 18, 2015)

Summer is not over as farmers' bring produce to markets

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (August 24, 2015)

Syracuse Downtown Farmers Market expands, features more than 50 local farmers

Hanna Horvath, The Daily Orange (September 2, 2015)

Farmers' markets in Central NY take shoppers from summer to fall

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (September 8, 2015)

Broccoli recipes, cauliflower to be found at Downtown Farmers' Market

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (September 15, 2015)

Get free vegetable recipes at Syracuse's Downtown Farmers Market 

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (September 22, 2015)

Farmers' markets bring fruits, vegetables for these recipes 

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (September 28, 2015)

Want to learn CPR? Head to the Farmers Market in Syracuse 

Brad Vivacqua, Time Warner Cable News (September 29, 2015)

Downtown Farmers Market delivers on produce, cauliflower recipe 

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (October 6, 2015)

Downtown Farmers Market Closes for the Season in Syracuse 

Brad Vivacqua, Time Warner Cable News (October 13, 2015)

Downtown Farmers Market: Free cider, donuts today to end season 

Melinda Johnson, Syracuse.com (October 13, 2015)

AmeriCU Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival 
July 24, 25 & 26, 2015

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Oswego Harborfest, Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival: 13 Things to Do in CNY This Weekend

Katrina Tulloch, Syracuse.com

A Crafty Celebration

Colin VanCourt, Syracuse New Times

Weekend photo challenge: Show your best public art photos

Ben Axelson, Syracuse.com

Syracuse Arts & Crafts Festival Preview 

CBS 5 This Morning (CNY Central)

Brandon Roth Live Previewing the Arts & Crafts Festival

NBC3 Today In Central New York (CNY Central)

Bridge Street LIVE: Arts & Crafts Festival

Tim Fox, News Channel 9 

Busy Weekend in Downtown Syracuse

Elizabeth Jeneault, Time Warner Cable News

45th Annual AmeriCu Syracuse Arts and Crafts Festival Held this Weekend

Time Warner Cable News

Downtown Festivals Give Boost to Local Businesses

Alexa Green, Time Warner Cable News


Annual Meeting: Celebrating 40 Years of Transformation 
June 24, 2015

Downtown Committee of Syracuse marks 40 years

Ellen Abbott, WVRO Radio

Downtown Syracuse is having a moment (Editorial)

Editorial Board, Syracuse.com

Downtown Committee Celebrates 40th Anniversary and rebirth of the area

Jeff Kulikowsky, News Channel 9

The Future of Perseverance Park 

Multi-million dollar public space being developed in Downtown Syracuse 

Tom Magnarelli, WRVO (September 28, 2015)

Check out concept images for new Downtown Syracuse park

Patrick Lohmann, Syracuse.com (March 22, 2016)

Play free lawn games, putt-putt golf and giant checkers in downtown Syracuse today

Chris Baker, Syracuse.com (June 10, 2016)

Downtown Security Camera Installation                                                    July 1, 2015

Downtown Syracuse welcomes new security cameras to increase safety

News Channel 9 

They're Watching...and They Want You to Know it: 10 More Crime Cameras in Syracuse

Chris Bolt, WAER Radio

They’re Watching: 10 Security Cameras Added to Downtown Syracuse

Time Warner Cable News