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June Guest Chef Dinner at Oswego County Salvation Army Announced

OSWEGO, NY – Steve Canale, Alison Scanlon and their staff of the Press Box, will be providing the next Guest Chef Dinner for the Oswego County Salvation Army on June 11, serving from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m., for dining in or taking out, at the Citadel, 73 W. Second St.

Their menu for the evening will be ham steak, their famous macaroni and cheese, Italian green beans, tossed salad, and dinner roll.

Alison Scanlon, manager, and Steve Canale, owner, are shown recently as they serve guests at their Press Box restaurant in Oswego.
Alison Scanlon, manager, and Steve Canale, owner, are shown recently as they serve guests at their Press Box restaurant in Oswego.

Members of the advisory board will provide an assortment of desserts and beverages.

The Press Box has been pleasing Oswego palates for more than 28 years.

According to Scanlon, daughter of Canale and manager, “It opened on the day my sister was born. We offer a wide assortment of pub-style menu items including burgers, paninis, wraps, entrees, grilled pizza, and salads, served up in a sports themed atmosphere.”

The restaurant, on two tiers, offers many large screen TVs and a lake view from the deck. Famous diners have included Steve Levy and Linda Cohen, ESPN anchors, who still come to the Press Box whenever they are in town, and George Pataki, former New York State governor.

The Guest Chef dinners are organized by the advisory board and offered bimonthly to everyone in the community to help support the services of The Salvation Army throughout Oswego County.

Profits from the dinners help to provide meals from the Salvation Army kitchen and a three-day supply of groceries, as well as bread and pastries, for families in need.

These and numerous other services are available to people around the county, beyond the cities of Fulton and Oswego.

If you would like to know more about The Salvation Army in Oswego County or offer your services as a volunteer call 343-6491 or stop at the office at 73 W. Second St.

There are opportunities for individuals, families, and organizations.