Submitted by SUNY Oswego The Jazz Ambassadors, an ensemble of the U.S. Army Field Band, will appear at SUNY Oswego in a free, ticketed concert at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in the Hewitt Union ballroom. The band will deliver its message of patriotism and goodwill through jazz and other swing-related music. The 19-member ensemble(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Looking to educate young drivers and emphasize the importance of paying attention behind the wheel, several local agencies, service providers and educational institutions are collaborating to bring national speaker Jacy Good to the SUNY Oswego campus. Good, a survivor of a crash caused by a distracted driver in 2008, will(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES George Baldwin, a representative from the Empire State Carpenters’ Apprenticeship Training Center, was on hand at the Construction Technology class at Oswego County BOCES recently where he shared carpentry career opportunities available through the apprenticeship program. He praised the preparation students receive from participation in the BOCES career and technical(…)
Submitted by Oswego School District An open house is set for 6 to 7 p.m. March 26 at all five Oswego school district elementary schools for children and parents to come learn about the district’s Pre-Kindergarten program. Applications for the Oswego City School District Universal Pre-Kindergarten (UPK) program are now available. Anyone who would like(…)
Molly Malone, left, and Gibby Thompson, right, plan for the Oswego High School softball team’s upcoming chicken barbecue, set for Sunday March 30. A worried chicken looks on. The barbecue is from 11 a.m. to sold out at Gibby’s Pub, West Second and Lakes streets, Oswego.
By Rob Tetro Ten cyclists from Fulton and Oswego are in training for The Tour Of The Battenkill, considered “The Toughest Single Day Race In America”. Bryan Blake of Central Square, Jim Nicholson, Chris Caza and Jeff Ballard of Fulton, and Scott Somers, Ron Molinari, Josh Molinari, Teddy Volkomer, Greg Mills and Rick Bush of(…)
Submitted by SUNY Oswego SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station has unveiled its spring lineup of free nature education programs on Saturdays, including naturalist-led walks, story hours and hands-on science activities. Rice Creek Rambles beckon the public to the field station’s 400 acres of mixed terrain for guided walks at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 5(…)
Play Ball! Despite rumors to the contrary, adult softball is alive and well in Oswego, and will be played this summer under the direction of the City of Oswego, at the Legends Complex. Registration packets for softball teams in men’s and women’s slow pitch divisions, and men’s fast pitch and modified fast pitch leagues will(…)