The Oswego County Department of Community Development, Tourism and Planning has partnered with Mohawk Valley GIS and the Oswego County Snowmobile Association to offer a free trail app for riders in the snow blessed Tug Hill region. The app contains interactive maps of 378 miles of snowmobile trails, public parking locations, 10 snowmobile clubs, 25(…)
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by Leon Archer It’s amazing how another year has flown; here we are past Christmas with New Year’s celebrations a couple days away, and to me at least, it hardly seems possible. It has been a good year with great times spent with family, no really bad things happening to any of us, and Sweet(…)
The 2013 edition of the Oswego County “Public Emergency Response Information” calendar has been mailed to residents in the 10-mile emergency planning zone near the nuclear power plants in Scriba, according to Terry Bennett, emergency services program coordinator of the Oswego County Emergency Management Office. The calendar is a joint effort of Constellation Energy Nuclear(…)
by Carol Thompson The Oswego County Legislature will hold its annual organizational meeting Jan. 3 at 2 p.m. At that time, the legislature will elect a chairman and vice chairman. The majority and minority leaders will be named as well. The legislature will also elect a legislature clerk and designate the officials banks and newspapers(…)
Mildred E. Harris, 65, of Oswego, died Christmas evening, Dec. 25, 2012. She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Verne W. Harris, and two children, Alecia Harris of Oswego and Alan Harris of Utica. There are no calling hours or funeral services. Foster Funeral Home, Fulton has care of arrangements.
Barbara J. Diamond Whitmer, 56, of Fulton, died Saturday, Dec. 22, 2012 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse. She was a life resident of the Fulton area and had worked at Wal-Mart. She had previously worked at Nestle Co. in Fulton. She enjoyed reading, cooking, cake decorating and the time spent with family and friends.(…)
“The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.” Those words, made famous by Mahatma Gandhi, characterize a recent community outreach project where students at Oswego County BOCES experienced the true spirit of generosity. The project was a cooperative effort between OCB School Counselor Jo Ann Smegelsky and students(…)