Crowds lined West Bridge Street Sunday afternoon to catch a glimpse of the annual Oswego Independence Day Celebration parade. Sunday’s event had something for everyone from marching bands to fire trucks.
It’s summer. You need something to do that is more fun than mowing the lawn. You need a kitten. No wait, you need two! You need Bodie and Bennett, two adorable little brothers who would just love to stay together.
The rich history of the City of Oswego’s oldest commercial building and its many past uses will be the focus of discussion on July 11 from 10 a.m. to noon at the J. Richard Pfund Boating Center at 11 Lake St. in Oswego. Mark J. Slosek, Oswego city historian, will present a lecture on the history of the Cahill’s Fish Market/Walton & Willett Stone Store and the development of the west side pier.
This year, 51 counties complied with the State-imposed property tax cap, according to a new report issued by State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli. However, that compliance comes with a high price that cannot be sustained moving forward.
Driving Books Home, Oswego’s Bookmobile, is following the NY State Library’s summer reading theme of Every Hero Has a Story for its summer programs. The bookmobile rolls into Oswego neighborhoods beginning on July 6. Each week during the months of July and August, at every stop, the bookmobile gives a free book and a snack to each child under the age of 18 in the Oswego community.
The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office reports that sheriff’s detectives have charged an inmate at Oswego County Jail in connection with last month’s robbery of the Subway restaurant and Kwik Fill gas station.
The 16th Annual Hospice Cup Regatta, held on June 20, raised $23,000. That will be used to support Oswego County Hospice patients and their families. Our success is directly tied to the support we receive from this community, both businesses and individuals.
When you’re looking for a job or trying to make a career change, connections matter. In fact, according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, 70 percent of all jobs are found through networking. Helping people make connections with businesses and organizations looking to hire is main goal of my job fairs, held annually in St. Lawrence and Oswego counties.
The Oswego County Emergency Communicators/Radio Amateur Civil Emergency Service (RACES) honored one of its members recently with its annual Service Award. Richard Boutell, WA2LBE, has been a member of the local amateur radio group since 2011 and has been involved in all aspects of RACES.
SUNY Oswego’s Active Aging and Community Engagement Center is joining with a number of other Syracuse-area organizations to sponsor the July 29 Seniors and Friends Walk during the downtown Wednesday Walk series.
Reunion planned for former employees of O-I Volney plant. It’ll be held July 11.
3 Bedroom, 2 bath home with cathedral ceilings and a finished basement.
By – Chris Porter Photos – Jim Feeney In 2010, brothers Mike and Bob Bond of Mexico, N.Y. became the first pair of siblings in the 60-year history of the Oswego Speedway to win features on the same night. However, … Continue reading________________________________
The Fulton Speedway celebrated America’s independence on July 4th in a big way with ‘Wings & Warriors’ featuring the Tracey Road Equipment Big Block Modifieds and night four of the Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprints Speedweek/A-Verdi Storage Containers Brewerton & Fulton 360 Sprint Car Series.
(Tracey Road Equipment Modifieds 35 Laps) – TOM SEARS Jr., Billy Decker, Tim Sears Jr., Tim Schneider Jr., Pat Ward.
The Manor at Seneca Hill hosted a very special party on May 29 – the 103rd birthday of resident Anna Kielb. Kielb is a Fulton native, who at one time worked at the Woolen Mill located on West First Street in the city.
Mary Jo Gadwau and Neil Patrick Cliff exchanged marriage vows in a double-ring ceremony at St. Paul’s church on May 2, 2015. The Rev. Guy Buccaro officiated at the ceremony.
When John and I were in Cooperstown, we visited the Ommergang Brewery, which is part of the Cooperstown Beverage Trail. It is New York State’s first official cuisine trail. Ommergang Brewery is located in a large building that is reminiscent of the breweries in Belgium. The tour of the Brew House points out the attention to detail in the production of Ommergang beers. The water comes from aquifers located on their property.
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Happy Monday! Last week we had our Chamber Annual Golf Social at the Oswego Country Club. We are happy to report that it was a complete success. We could not have asked for better weather and everyone had a great … Continue reading
Here is some information on what is happening at the Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce. Oswego Farmers’ Market Thank you to Master Pryor’s TaeKwondo America and Creation Studio for taking time to perform in last week’s Oswego Farmers’ Market. This Week: … Continue reading
This report courtesy of the Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning. Oswego River/Lake Ontario report: According to Larry Muroski of Larry’s Oswego Salmon Shop: The recent rainfall is affecting the water flow with the river running at … Continue reading
Warm and humid with a mix of sun and clouds today. High in the mid 80s.