Summer can get hot here in Oneonta, NY, so keep yourself prepared by having a few ideas for ice cream places to visit up your sleeve! This week the Hillside Commons Blog is featuring a few ice cream shops (complete with reviews and approximate driving times for each) that will make getting out of the comfort of your apartment worth the trip. (more…)
Start planning your spring or summer vacations by taking a trip! If you want to take a day trip soon, this month’s Hillside Commons Blog has some ideas for places you can go in Central and Upstate New York for an adventure outside of your apartment. We’ve included approximate driving times to each location, too. (more…)
This time of the year is an exciting, often nerve-wracking one: it’s time to look towards the future! If you’re graduating soon, applying for an internship, or looking for ways to make yourself a stronger candidate for the job market now or later, this week’s Hillside Commons Blog has some tips to help you find success. (more…)
It’s March, and that means you’re probably in the thick of school, homework, midterms, projects, and everything else that comes with being a student. But you still have to eat, so don’t sacrifice your health for a quick, unhealthy assortment of snacks you convince yourself is real food. We’ve all felt a little too busy and overwhelmed to make a substantial meal, but you can avoid that by trying a slow cooker recipe or two this month. You just have to throw in some ingredients and water and soon enough, you have a meal ready to go! This week’s Hillside Commons Blog has some ideas for slow cooker recipes you might love, so read on and get your grocery list ready! (more…)
It’s still chilly, but spring is just around the corner, and now is a great time to welcome it into your home. Get a headstart on some gardening options available to you by starting an indoor garden, right in your apartment here in Oneonta, NY! An indoor garden will only supplement the already great environment and facilitate the convenient lifestyle people love about living at Hillside Commons.
Welcome to 2017 at the Hillside Commons apartment community! We hope you’re enjoying your winter so far. Don’t let the cold chill you to the bone, though: it’s still freezing in Oneonta, NY, so warm yourself up this winter with a cup of one of these types of tea this month. They can also give you great health benefits, so read on to find out which one can best help you.
Last June we wrote about the best movies for a summertime binge-watch. It’s once again time to figure out the best movies to binge-watch, but this time for winter! As Oneonta, NY, weather drops, take the chance to stay in your Hillside Commons apartment and enjoy the holiday season from the inside with these four winter- or holiday-themed movies.
As November continues, the weather gets chillier and the motivation to go outside may be escaping you. But there’s still some time to keep the blood flowing so you can enjoy the outdoors this month. Here are four ways you can stay active this November at the Hillside Commons apartments in Oneonta, NY, or outside the apartment community.
October 25th is World Pasta Day. Since most of us can’t take a day trip to Italy to experience authentic Italian cuisine, the Hillside Commons blog is here to give you five recipes that you can try in your own home in Oneonta, NY. Step up your pasta game with these recipes that will warm you up as the weather gets chillier and that will make you look at pasta with fresh eyes.
As a premier community, exclusive to students, we operate under the philosophy “Anything But Common.” Our team of professional and student staff work tirelessly to provide you with first class amenities, educational and social programs, and personal service. Whether you are returning to live with us for another year or a brand new resident, we hope that you participate in our community events and interact with both staff and neighbors alike. We focus on making the Hillside Commons a fun and friendly place for you to live. Community Assistants plan fun community activities for you to participate in and help smooth over any problems you may have with other members of the community.