As part of Zonta International’s 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, a campaign that aims to inspire action and end violence against women and girls around the world, the Zonta Club of Oswego will be collecting donations for Oswego County Opportunities’ Services to Aid Families program.
The Planning Board will now take on the responsibility of implementing the Downtown Design Guidelines. The consolidation will streamline the process and make things easier for applicants, councilors said. Prior to the meeting, Charlie Young, chair of the Historical Review Committee, urged the councilors to reconsider the proposal.
This Thanksgiving day (Thursday, November 26) there are numerous locations throughout Oswego County that will provide free dinner to those in need during the holiday. Here is the complete listing of each location.
An Altmar-Parish-Williamstown Central School District school bus was involved in an accident this morning, November 23. There were no students on the bus at the time, and there were no life-threatening injuries to the driver or bus attendant.
local institutions of higher education and 30 percent of colleges across New York State are getting top marks in a new report from the American Cancer Society and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.
Legislator James Karasek is challenging Oswego County residents to ensure everyone has a happy holiday season. Tops has started a can drive for Catholic Charities for the Christmas Baskets. The legislator and his wife have purchased 25 cases and challenged others to match that; and Tops will donate 25 more cases.
Mentor-Scholar, a collaborative effort between the Oswego City School District, Fulton City School District, Red Creek Central School District, CiTi, and SUNY Oswego, provides local middle and high school students with the academic and social support of college mentors throughout the academic year.
Light Up Oswego and the annual tree lighting will take place this year on November 28. This is a free family event meant to encourage everyone to get out and enjoy the holiday season together as a community. The celebration will kick off the holiday season in Oswego with activities beginning as early as 10 a.m. that day.
Thursday (November 19), marks the 39th anniversary of the reported disappearance of Oswego resident Dean Heagerty.
Dean was 19 years old at the time he was reported missing.
He was 6’1” tall with blue eyes and shoulder length blond hair. He was believed to be hitchhiking shortly before being reported missing to authorities.
Assemblyman Will Barclay today (Nov. 18) said he is disappointed and discouraged that Entergy has filed for closure with the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.