By Ashley M. Casey Fulton Mayor Ronald L. Woodward Sr. announced Tuesday the Fulton Common Council has worked out a preliminary budget for 2014. The $16,279,089 budget includes a 27 percent tax rate increase and elimination of city employees. The budget in 2013 is $15,452,097. The tax rate is $17.06 per $1,000 of assessed value.and(…)
Dec. 14 is a full day of holiday arts for CNY Arts Center. Two locations means twice the fun starting with Holiday Open House being held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Arts in the Heart Gallery downtown, 47 S. First St. A gingerbread house contest, free handmade ornaments while supplies last, holiday treats(…)
By Rob Tetro The Fulton varsity hockey team is 0-4-1 after its first five games of the season. Rome Free Academy cruised past Fulton 6-1 in the Dec. 2 season opener. On Dec. 4, the Red Raiders played Fayetteville-Manlius to a 3-3 tie. Oswego topped Fulton 6-2 on Dec. 6. The Baldwinsville Bees held off(…)
Bishop’s Common enriched Living Residence is Oswego is having a holiday open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 15. The event is free and open to the public. “The Holiday Open House will welcome back everyone’s favorite entertainer, Phil Markert for another great musical performance,” said Karen Murray, executive director. “Phil’s energy and enthusiasm(…)
UPDATE: The two people killed in the car crash in Palermo earlier Thursday have been identified. They are: Zachary Parker, 21, and Jennifer Burdick, 20, both of Fulton. A 1998 Buick operated by 20 year old Cory Porter of Fulton was northbound on State Route 3 at about 8 a.m. Porter lost control of the(…)
The Oswego County Legislature adopted the 2014 county budget Thursday night by a vote of 17 to 8. Three Republican legislators joined the five Democrats in voting against the spending plan. Those voting ‘no’ were Michael Kunzwiler, Amy Tresidder and Jacob Mulcahey, Democrats from Oswego; Douglas Malone, D-Oswego Town; Daniel Farfaglia, D-Fulton; Margaret Kastler, R-Lacona;(…)
Two people have died in a two-car crash on State Route 3 in Palermo, the Oswego County Sheriff’s office said Thursday. The crash occurred at about 8 a.m. today, Dec. 12. Deputies said a 1998 Buick occupied by three people was northbound on Route 3. The operator lost control of the vehicle and drove into(…)
The Oswego City Police Department reports it is currently investigating a possible meth lab at 98 E. Cayuga St. Oswego. The police and fire departments are currently on scene investigating. East Cayuga Street between East Eighth Street and East Ninth Street will be closed until further notice. Further information will be released as it develops.