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Big Turnout Helps Support OCO’s Crisis Services Programs

The Fulton Sunrise Rotary Club poses with cardboard cutout John Wayne at the OCO’s annual bowling fundraiser.

Dozens of bowlers saddled up on Saturday to help Oswego County Opportunities corral some much-needed funding. “This is one of our major fundraising events,” Betsy Copps, OCO director of information and compliance, said of the Rodeo Bowl at Lakeview Lanes. OCO has held the bowling fundraiser every spring for more than 10 years. Copps said that about 30,000 people receive services annually in the county. “That’s about one out of every four people according to population standards,” she added. “So it is very possible it could be helping someone you know.”

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How Safe Are Fulton City Schools?

Visitors are required to sign in at the main office

All schools in the Fulton City School District have a buzzer system to allow entrance into the buildings to ensure the safety of their students and staff. But, just how effective is this system? Oswego County Today’s Mikayla Kemp visited the schools to see for herself. The following is her report. “I love my kid’s school. The teachers are great. But, safety is not as precise as they say,” said one Granby Elementary parent.

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“The Voice” Contestant Josh Batstone Gives Private Concert To Lanigan Kindergartners

Josh Batstone, a contestant on the eighth season of “The Voice,” visited his old school (Lanigan Elementary) to give a special concert.

Fulton native and contestant on “The Voice,” Josh Batstone gave a private concert to the kindergartners of Lanigan Elementary recently, his own alma mater. Batstone made it to the Battle Rounds of the eighth season of “The Voice” on Adam Levine’s team. His performance of “Amnesia” (by the Australian band “5 Seconds of Summer”) on “The Voice” can be purchased on iTunes.

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Spring Wildflower Wander Set May 10

Come to the Amboy 4-H Environmental Education Center for a meet and greet with the ephemeral “little people” of the forest floor. Enjoy a Mother’s Day stroll along the center’s trails with naturalist Pat Carney.

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Hundreds Help Raise Funds, Awareness Of Autism

The annual “Walk for Autism” drew more than 850 people to Leighton Elementary School and the nearby Wilber Field on Saturday afternoon. Besides acting as a fundraiser, the event, sponsored by the task force, also focused attention on the plight of Autism victims in Oswego County.

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Oswego Cinema 7 4/27/2015 – 4/29/2015

  AGE OF ADALINE PG13 4:10P 6:50P 9:25P FURIOUS 7 PG13 4:00P 7:00P 10:00P GET HARD R 8:15P HOME PG 3:45P 6:00P LONGEST RIDE PG13 4:20P 7:10P 10:00P MONKEY KINGDOM G 4:25P 6:30P 8:35P PAUL BLART 2 PG 5:05P 7:20P … Continue reading


Decker And Rouse Take Fulton Speedway Highbank Holdup Series Gold

Billy Decker started his defense of his 2014 Modified Super DIRTcar Series Championship in a big way Saturday night at the Fulton Speedway by winning the 100-Lap ‘Highbank Holdup’ series race. Matt Sheppard who lost the title last season by six points finished second. Danny Johnson came from 27th to finish third. Jimmy Phelps and Tim Fuller rounded out the top five.

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Fulton Speedway – Quick Results 04/25/2015

(Modifed Super DIRTcar Series 100-Laps) – BILLY DECKER, Matt Sheppard, Danny Johnson. (DIRTcar Sportsman Series 30-Laps) – BRAD ROUSE, James Michael Friesen, Mathieu Desjardins. (E&V Energy Novice Sportsman 20-Laps ) – KEVIN ROOT, Rylee Gill, Steve Abt

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