Living Space

Syracuse Before-and-After: 12 images of recent developments

2007 – 2014 via Google Maps

Google Maps/StreetView has taken several rides through Syracuse snapping pictures of our region since 2007. With the release of a "Time Machine" feature added to the service in the past year, we are able to identify and compare local areas that have seen some big changes between 2007 and 2014. //

Winter Tips for your Landscape

(Advertorial) What to do for best success in our wintery landscape.

(This special advertising feature is sponsored by Mueller Farms Landscaping Co.)

Christmas Decorating in a Tight Space

Another kind of Christmas miracle

Fitting an 8-foot-tall Christmas tree into a small apartment would be another kind of Christmas miracle.

From Warehouse to Apartments

The historic C.G. Meaker Food Co. warehouse

The first time he walked into the historic C.G. Meaker Food Co. warehouse at 538 Erie Blvd. W., Luke Esposito saw the building’s potential.

Once Upon a Time

(Living Space) Clocks found in local stores for collecting or for home decorating

Daylight Saving Time is no more, for now. Sunday, U.S. clocks moved one hour back, returning to Eastern Standard Time until March 8.

Old Factory Space has ‘Peaceful, Calming Vibe’

Brick walls and wood ceilings.

One of Solon Quinn’s favorite things about his Nettleton Commons apartment is the light.

The Apartment We Wanted in NYC and Couldn’t Afford

(Living Space) A four-story former warehouse transformed by the Near Westside Initiative

He read an advertisement on Craigslist for a live/work space near Armory Square, in the former Lincoln Supply warehouse, 109 Otisco St.

New Apartments Downtown Designed for Students

The former E.M. O’Donnell Building has 75 apartments.

College students — nearly 35,000 of them— are back in town.

Back to the Land

Four acres, 21 chickens, 12 goats and 50,000 bees

Two Syracuse residents recently moved to a farm in Oswego County and are trying to make a go of it. Writer Margaret McCormick talked with them about why they would do such a thing, the challenges and the satisfactions.

New Apartments Have a Columbus Circle View

443 S. Warren St. overlooks Columbus Circle

Attorneys Tom and Julie Cerio believe densely built South Warren Street is the next step in downtown living.