Fulton Daily News

Fulton Officials Thank Assemblyman Barclay for $100,000 Grant at Veterans Park

City officials invited NYS Assemblyman Will Barclay to Fulton to thank him for his work in securing a $100,000 legislative grant to install a stairway at Veterans Park. The cement stairway will connect Veterans Park on South First Street across from City Hall to the Oswego River waterfront. Barclay was welcomed by city officials, local volunteer effort leaders, and veterans as they commended him for his help in securing funds. “It’s very important to us because for years we’ve been trying to develop our waterfront,” Fulton Mayor Ronald Woodward Sr. said. “I’m really excited, I think the people of Fulton should give a lot of thanks to Assemblyman Barclay. He’s been very good for Fulton.” […]

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Author Farfaglia Recalls Sweet Days and Bitter End Of Nestle in Fulton

Some may say it’s biter-sweet. Local author Jim Farfaglia’s latest tome is Nestlé in Fulton, New York: How Sweet It Was. It will be published November 26 by Arcadia/The History Press. In 1898, Switzerland’s Nestle Company was searching for a location to build its first milk processing plant in the United States. Upstate New York’s bountiful dairy farms sealed the deal for a factory in Fulton. […]