This week, a home heavily damaged by fire and neglect was demolished through the Greater Syracuse Land Bank. Before it came down, all salvageable materials such as doors and moldings were removed for reuse. Eventually, a playground will be installed in its place by Hopeprint.
Assumption Church is hosting their 2nd annual Fall Festival at The Hollow on Sunday, September 7th. The event will feature many family-friendly activities such as tractor rides, face painting, farm animals, miniature golf, and carnival games. Pumpkins, raffle tickets, and concessions will be available for purchase.
Tickets are $5 per person ($20 for a family of five) and help support the ministries at Assumption. Stay tuned to our blog for more information about the Church’s ministries and the impact they have on our Northside community.
The Onondaga Historical Association will run an exhibit in the gallery starting September 12th that will “explore the Italian experience in Syracuse”. They’re looking for a number of items to borrow or have donated for the exhibit, including any images of stores or businesses owned by Italian immigrants on the Northside, copies of the newspaper Risveglio Coloniale, photos of Italian-American students and any artifacts associated with home wine-making, among other items. Check the syracuse.com article for more information.
Satisfy you sweet tooth while supporting Inkululeko by stopping over at ArtRage Gallery for The Sweet End to Summer Fundraiser. The event will feature desserts by 83 & Company, Picasso’s Pastries and Cafe, Mario’s Bakery Inc., and Geddes Bakery and Pastry Shop. In addition to food, attendees can participate in a silent auction and raffle with items from local businesses as well as South African goods. Purchase your ticket in advance HERE or in person at ArtRage.
Our staff had a great time at CenterState CEO’s clambake yesterday evening. Here’s a staff photograph (minus Jonathan and Dominic) to prove it. Happy Friday!
Monday Mile Recap
Written by admin • August 5, 2014
Yesterday, we took part in Healthy Monday Syracuse by walking the Monday Mile around St. Joseph’s Hospital. Over 40 people joined the walk, including business owners, employees of St. Joe’s and residents of the neighborhood. Many thanks to all who participated. We’re looking forward to walking again next Monday!
Thursday, August 7, 1:00 PM
Join the Onondaga Earth Corps‘ Clean Streets Crew at Schiller Park for a clean up event that features games, prizes, and basketball. Click the image above for all the details.
Thursday, August 7, 6:30 PM
The Pastime Athletic Club (1314 N. Salina Street) is hosting a wine tasting featuring a selection of Harbor View‘s wines. The tasting will be held in the upper bar. $10 for members and $15 for nonmembers. Click the image above for more information.