The sewer rate schedule that was adopted by the Common Council in December 2015 didn’t create parity between low-volume users and high-volume users, Mayor Billy Barlow said Monday night. “I am recommending a modification to the sewer rate schedule that addresses this disparity,” the mayor said. “Our goal is to alleviate some of the pressure for our homeowners and to get our heavier users to pay their fair share.”
Today’s News: Boys’ lax looks to rebound, prom tickets are on sale and the psychology of politics are all featured in today’s edition of RaiderNet Daily.
On Friday, July 29, one of the premier free-admission music festivals in the country continues with a special appearance by one of the founding members of iconic rock band Styx. Dennis DeYoung will take the NRG Lakeview Stage at 10 p.m. on Friday, with a performance brought to Harborfest in part by Eagle Beverage-Budweiser.
On May 2 State Police stopped a vehicle in Schroeppel for a traffic violation. Investigation at the scene revealed the operator, John F. Doyle, 40, and passenger, Tanya L. Doyle, 35, both of Pennellville, were both in violation of valid stay-away orders of protection between them.
In February 2008, Oswego County joined forces with ProAct to provide individuals with little or no prescription coverage access to affordable medications. Since the program was implemented, Oswego County residents have collectively saved more than $8.5 million on over 239,000 prescriptions.
On April 29, at 4 p.m., State Police responded to WalMart on State Route 3 in the town of Granby for a larceny complaint. Upon arrival troopers were informed by Asset Protection staff that a male and female entered the store, selected more than $500 worth of electronics, and left the store without rendering payment.
Longarm quilting specialist Mandy Applebee of Yellow House Quilts, Port Byron, NY, will be the special guest speaker at the North Country Quilting Guild meeting on May 24. She will lead two workshops in Watertown on May 25.
In past years, grand prize winners at St. Luke’s annual “Bundle of Bucks” Charity Raffle have danced, “high-fived” each other, and snapped a few “selfies’” after their ticket numbers were drawn – so how would you react if you just won $10,000?
Businesses, attractions and citizens across Oswego County are encouraged to join a network of tourism professionals at a Tourism Ambassador Program from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 23 in Brewerton.
Among the nearly 1,600 students eligible to participate in SUNY Oswego’s three May 14 Commencement ceremonies, many have already found future paths in research, education, business, media and other fields.
Oswego Speedway has long been a training ground for second generation racers and young aspiring open-wheel talent, and the tradition will continue in 2016 as Davey Hamilton Jr. will make his Oswego Supermodified debut during the Speedway’s 66th season opener on May 14 driving for Mike Muldoon Racing.
The NFL Draft concluded on Saturday after three days of playing role call with 253 players hearing their name called. One of those names was former Syracuse University punter Riley Dixon. This selection cracks a two year drought of Syracuse University players being drafted. Dixon was selected on Saturday in the seventh round by the
Coming into the 2016 Modified Super DIRTcar Series one question was how would Billy Decker do in the series driving for a new team getting behind the wheel of the Mike Payne Owned Page Trucking renumbered #91 Bicknell.
The Fulton Speedway played host to the DIRTcar Sportsman Championship Series race number-one on the first day of the “Highbank Holdup” weekend that saw 55 cars fill the Fulton pits.
(Modified Super DIRTcar Series Highbank Holdup 100) – BILLY DECKER, Tim Fuller, Jimmy Phelps, Billy Dunn, Stewart Friesen, Danny Johnson, Larry Wight
Every 40 seconds, someone in our country becomes the victim of a stroke, a disease that occurs when blood flow to an area of the brain is cut off, causing brain cells to stop working and resulting in loss of things like memory and muscle control. Every May, an extra effort is made to raise awareness of the signs and symptoms of stroke through American Stroke Month.
The Friends of the Oswego Library respectfully asks the citizens of the Oswego School District to support the Oswego S.D. Public Library by visiting their polling locations on May 17 and vote yes for the levy that has been placed on the ballot.
Most of you have read how three State Representatives are going to sponsor a bill to change a law in Oswego County for 5 Oswego County Legislators. New York State is losing jobs, New York State has a heroin epidemic, and Oswego County has a poverty level that is almost the highest in the state. The infrastructure in Oswego County is failing.
Flint, Michigan, has been in the news lately because dangerously high lead levels were discovered in its drinking water. Sadly, it looks as though Flint’s contaminated water could have been prevented with better oversight and management at all levels of government, but the issue cast a light on our drinking water – one of our most valuable natural resources.
The 19th Annual Small BusinessWeek Breakfast (sign up today) Sponsored by: Pathfinder Bank & SUNY Oswego OBCR The Palladium Times/Valley News KMB Management Oswego County Federal Credit Union Community Bank NBT Bank Big John Sales Shop Oswego, Live Oswego Thursday May 5th, 2016 The American Foundry 24 West Seneca Street. Oswego NY Breakfast begins at
This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. A reminder that from November 1 to May 1, all persons regardless of age, aboard a pleasure vessel less than 21 feet, must wear a Personal Floatation Device (PFD) while underway. Lake Ontario report: According to Capt. Kevin Davis of Catch