OHA in the News

OHA doesn’t only collect and preserve history, we make it too. Much of what OHA does is news worthy and, following, are some examples of how OHA is represented in the media.




2016-08-11-SMG-Workers turning 120 year old former Syracuse sauce factory into apartments

2016-08-07-PS-The best SU Olympian few remember – Myer Prinstein

2016-07-14-PS-Teddy Roosevelt’s gift after winning trial in Syracuse comes home

OHA Executive Director Gregg Tripoli’s letter to the editor, Forever Hotel Syracuse 

6/29/2016: Mohawk Filming at Liverpool Landmark (Ska-nonh Great Law of Peace Center) 

2016-06-25-SMG-More than 1,000 celebrate Hotel Syracuse’s revival

Carrie Lazarus presents Extraordinary: Hotel Syracuse

2016-06-21-PS-One of Syracuse’s oldest buildings quietly demolished after city determines it’s unsafe

2016-06-16-SMG-New owner to redevelop Salina landmark Le Moyne Manor

Post Standard – Marriott Syracuse Downtown retains Hotel Syracuse’s 1920s glamour


The Stock Market Swing Orchestra to make debut at Forever Hotel Syracuse Gala June 4

CNYBJ – Ed Riley Receives OHA Medal

News Channel 9 WSYR – Ed Riley Receives OHA Medal

WAER – Ed Riley Receives OHA Medal

Strategic Communications – Ed Riley Receives OHA Medal 

TWC News – Ed Riley Receives OHA Medal, May 5, 2016

2016-05 Various AP -Frederick Douglass mystery

2016-05-01-PS-IMAGES OF CNY

2016-04-24-PS-Swanson plans ‘biergarten’ restaurant in Franklin Square

2016-04-19-SMG-Microbrewery, beer garden restaurant planned for Syracuse’s Franklin Square _ syracuse


2016-05-01-PS-Amusement Parks

2016-05-01-PS-City Hall inspired by Romanesque style

2015-Sep-Oct-Bus Tour-Native American and Western Heritage

2016-04-17-PS-Forever Hotel Syracuse Gala

2016-04-10-PS-Forever Hotel Syracuse Gala

2016-04-10-PS-First prisoners took the train to Jamesville

2016-03-28-PS-Explore Syracuse’s past at Onondaga Historical Association

2016-03-27-PS-Sugar Ray defended his title at the dome

2016-03-20-PS-Women Artists

2016-03-20-PS-Thousands mourned death of Sumner

WRVO – Arts and Crafts home to get $2.5m renovation

Post Standard – This week in history – 1891_cigar_factory_fire_spread_downtown

2016-03-13-Post Standard Hail and Farewell – OHA fundraiser will send off Hotel Syracuse, welcome Marriot Syracuse Downtown

2016-03-10-SMG-Gala event with dinner and dancing planned for Hotel Syracuse reopening 

2016-03-09-SMG- Relatives, fans of Gustav Stickley celebrate furniture maker’s 158th birthday 

2016-03-03-Post Standard – Mystery Train Depot might be saved

2016-03-02-SMG-Pedal Powered Pub

2016-02-28-Post Standard – Happy_222nd_Onondaga_County 

2016-02-25-SMG- Throwback Thursday: Remembering Homer Wheaton the first Syracuse boy killed in WWI

2016-02-24-SMG – Old lantern factory in Syracuse to become upscale apartments

2016-02-22-WAER- Do you know Enouch Reed? Jerry Rescue Defendant Once Sailed with Author Herman Melville 

2016-02-21-Solvay Process made Frederick R. Hazard a rich man

2016-02-17- Work begins on Gustav Stickley House Restoration 

2016-02-16- Century-old Syracuse apartment building to be renovated, expanded

2016-02-15-Post Standard Where Syracuse used to eat

2016-02-14-Post Standard – The heart of Syracuse’s heart

2016-02-14-Post Standard Butler led unit in Spanish-American war

2016-02-06-Demolition of downtown Syracuse Building starts as onlookers watch (video)

2016-02-06-SC- Syracuse Building set for demolition has long retail history

2016-02-04-Long Vacant Cottage is Demolished 

2016-02-03-Syracuse’s Gothic Cottage Vacant for 30 plus years is demolished

2016-02-03- Remembering the Collin’s Block Fire

2016-02-02-Daily Orange – Abandon Train Station platform in Syracuse to be given $1.5m renovation 

2016-01-27-Syracuse Resident Collections 122 Smith Corona Typewriters

2016-01-24 Fitzgerald’s Short Stay in Syracuse 

2016-01-12- The Story of the Syracuse Gas Lighting Company

2016-01-19- Syracuse Apartment where Fitzgerlad lived to be demolished

2016-01-03 The Post-Standard, This Week in History – Tin Man an iconic advertising tool

2016-01-01 CNY Central, The Grand Barbecue: New Year’s Day in Syracuse, 1870

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About OHA:

OHA provides an extensive services, research and educational centers, retail operations, the Skä•noñh – Great Law of Peace Center, the St. Marie Among the Iroquois Mission site museum, and countless exhibits throughout the community. OHA continues to grow in order to preserve and tell the stories of Onondaga County’s history.