Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County …. did you know ….. …. that the town of Camillus (founded on March 8, 1799), is named after the Roman general Marcus Furius Camillus and is the only town in the United States to bear that name. Attached, please find this week’s edition of the Friday Facts. For details on any of these events …

Syracuse Symphony Orchestra entertaining Skaneateles residents

The Syracuse Symphony Orchestra has been entertaining Skaneateles residents with a free concert at Austin Park for several years. This year’s concert will take place on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 at 7 PM. May 20, 2010 On July 28, 2010 the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra will return to Skaneateles for the 32nd year to present the annual Sounds of Summer performance.  …

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County

Fun Fact about Syracuse/Onondaga County …. did you know ….. …that Jamesville Reservoir was originally created to feed the Erie Canal and control Butternut Creek. Jamesville Dam was completed in 1874. Today, the reservoir is surrounded by private homes and one of Onondaga County’s favorite parks, Jamesville Beach. Covering about 252 acres, it is still operated by the NYS Canal …