Oswego County Opportunities is participating in the Summer Food Service Program again this year, said Bridget Dolbear, OCO program services coordinator.
The program provides free meals to children when school is out for the summer. It is funded through the state Education Department.
Meals will be available at the following sites and times. Orders for meals are placed the day before:
An overview of the hustle and bustle at the Oswego County Fairgrounds in Sandy Creek during the annual Oswego County Fair. The fair opens its run this year Wednesday July 2 and runs through Sunday July 6. There is free admission and free parking, but some grandstand shows may charge an admission fee. The fairgrounds is on Ellisburg Street, a left turn off Route 11 if you’re heading north right by the Tops grocery store.
By Debra J. Groom
It’s summer, time to get outdoors and have some fun.
And what better place for some fun than the Oswego County Fair.
July 2 kicks off the 2014 version of the fair, complete with everything attendees have come to know and love and even some new attractions.
Here are awards presented recently to students at Hannibal high School:
During the recent National Technical Honor Society induction ceremony, Koti Turner, an Oswego County BOCES Public Safety and Justice student, lights a candle to signify one of the seven attributes required for membership in the organization.
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES
Surrounded by a standing-room-only crowd of friends and family members, Oswego County BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) students were recognized for their commitment to their schoolwork and for their exemplary citizenship and service outside of the classroom.
A French and Indian War Encampment is set for June 28-29 at fort Ontario.
Regular admission will be charged. Come see living history demonstrations, 18th century music, children’s period games, lectures, life in French, British, Colonial and Native American camps, drills and battle reenactments.
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By Rob Tetro
The Hannibal girls’ varsity track and field team recently came in second in the Class B, Section 3 Championships with a score of 98 points and the Lady Warriors had three Sectional Championship athletes on the team.
Oswego County offers plenty of places for fishing, like the state State Boat Launch at Mexico Point, for New York’s free fishing weekend. You might even see some other wildlife go by. Photo by Oswego County Tourism
By Spider Rybaak
Have you ever found yourself looking out over a lake or stream and suddenly feeling the urge to go fishing?
Perhaps you’ve been held back by the thought of dishing out your hard-earned money on something you’re not sure of?
Well, the authorities understand and the state Department of Environmental Conservation offers an annual Free Fishing Weekend to help you get started. Continue reading
A benefit to help the family of Dylan Blair pay for funeral expenses is scheduled for 5 to 7:30 p.m. July 10 at the Hannibal American Legion.
Dennis James, a friend of the Blair family, said the benefit will be donation only — attendees pay whatever they want. There will be a spaghetti dinner served and other items available.