Following the storm’s wake, the Governor made his way to Buffalo and announced that meteorologists did not predict the storm well and residents were not prepared. While some may not have been prepared for the snow totals, it’s doubtful it had anything to do with the lack of weather predictions. According to several reports, New York needs to upgrade its water and sewer systems and, in fact, one report claims that to sufficiently upgrade our systems would cost $36.2 billion over the next 20 years.
With the home heating season upon us, the Oswego Fire Department would like to remind residents of the importance of home heating safety. As you might expect, half of all home heating fires occur in December, January and February. Also, half of home heating fire deaths were caused by fires that started because portable heating equipment was placed too close to things that could burn.
Oswego Speedway’s Pathfinder Bank Small Block Super drivers will once again battle for product certificates from Sherwood Racing Wheels in 2015, as the Sherwood Racing Wheels Lap Leader Award returns for the upcoming 65th anniversary season at the ‘Steel Palace.’
Students at Leighton Elementary School enjoyed a colorful and fun-filled presentation recently from author and cartoonist Frank Cammuso. Cammuso talked about the process of writing and illustrating comics, and how he started his career as an author/cartoonist.