Select Page

Author: Francis DiClemente

Books on James

On a busy stretch of James Street in Syracuse’s Eastwood neighborhood sit two independent bookstores—Books and Melodies and Books End. Their owners, Jon Goode and Jim Roberts, discuss the joys of satisfying the curiosities of their customers and the challenges of running their businesses in the age of Amazon.

Read More


This site celebrates the people places, and culture that make Central New York one of the most vibrant and livable regions in the country. From Auburn to Utica, from Syracuse, to Ithaca, this is LivableCNY.

Our Advertisers

Recent Tweets