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OCO Nutrition Services Receives Grant to Go Green

Thanks to a recent grant from Meals on Wheels Association of America and the Charitable Foundation of the Energy Bar Association, Oswego County Opportunities Nutrition Services is beginning to go “green.” The grant was towards the purchase of a “green” vehicle to help make the program’s Home Delivered Meal service more cost efficient.

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Oswego professor trains Kenyan scholars, publishes their work

When Fulbright Scholar Faith Maina of SUNY Oswego realized her Kenyan post-graduate students and even some new faculty members in her class at Moi University would encounter difficulties publishing the research papers they had prepared for her class, she took matters into her own hands. The result is a new book, “Nurturing Reflexive Practice in Higher Education: Educators Engaged in Action Research Projects in an Institution of Higher Learning in Kenya.”

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Oswego County Workforce New York Partnership Helps Job Seekers

Oswego County Workforce New York, Oswego Health, The Manor at Seneca Hill, and the Center for Instruction, Technology and Innovation (CiTi, formerly Oswego County BOCES) are working together to offer a new opportunity in the healthcare field. Representatives recently met with more than a dozen job seekers to discuss a new specialized training program being offered for certified nursing assistants.

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Cop Logs: Sheriff’s Office 11/24/2014

From the files of OCSD

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Weather Notebook For November 24, 2014

Windy and very mild with afternoon showers likely today. High around 65.

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Volunteers Make Holiday Efforts Possible

Whether it’s adopting a family to make sure they have presents under the tree, or working at a local community dinner to ensure that people have a warm holiday meal in good company, many volunteer their time to give back to their community. I continue to be humbled at the way our community gives in time, talent, and resources. Many holiday events are successful because of volunteers.

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OCO Nutrition Services Receives Grant to Go Green

Thanks to a recent grant from Meals on Wheels Association of America and the Charitable Foundation of the Energy Bar Association, Oswego County Opportunities Nutrition Services is beginning to go “green.” The grant was towards the purchase of a “green” vehicle to help make the program’s Home Delivered Meal service more cost efficient.

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Oswego County Legislature Proclaims National Adoption Day

The Oswego County Legislature recognized November 17 as National Adoption Day during its monthly meeting. With thousands of children currently in foster care in New York State, outreach to adoptive families is a critical step in moving children into loving, permanent homes.

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