Little Utica United Methodist Church will be holding a free senior luncheon in the church parlor for people in the community age 55 and older from noon to 2 p.m. Sept. 11. This will be an opportunity for community members to have lunch and socialize with their neighbors. The menu will include baked ziti, macaroni(…)
The Central New York area, including Oswego County, needs new volunteers for the AARP Tax-Aide program. In 2012, the program served more than 4,000 taxpayers at 19 locations. The program will train volunteers in tax preparation. For more information, contact Ellen Wahl, Oswego County district coordinator, at email@example.com.
In addition to the four-part Introduction to Computers workshop, the Oswego Public Library also is featuring Writing Cover Letters, Introduction to Microsoft Word, Advanced Pinterest, and Self-Publishing and Marketing Your Book. Times and dates are: Writing Cover Letters, 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 14 Intoduction to Microsoft Word, 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 19 Advanced(…)
Muriel Allerton among those profiled in new book A new book co-edited by current and former State University College at Oswego faculty recounts the indelible niches the women of New York state have carved, from suffragist Susan B. Anthony to astronaut Eileen Collins, from abolitionist and humanitarian Harriet Tubman to actor, comedian and producer Lucille(…)
By Debra J. Groom The primary election is set for noon to 9 p.m Sept. 10. There are a number of primaries in Oswego County, from county legislature seats to town council members and highway superintendents. Parties having primaries are Republican, Conservative and Independence. Here is the list of primaries: County Legislature District 5, Constantia(…)
By Debra J. Groom Oswego County officials and the county’s bar association are trying to find a way to cut costs in the Oswego County Assigned Counsel office. At the Aug. 26 meeting of the county legislature’s Government, Courts and Consumer Affairs committee, legislators heard that the Oswego County Bar Association has submitted a proposal(…)
Kick-off breakfast is Sept. 11 in Oswego Melanie Trexler, executive director, United Way of Greater Oswego County, has announced that Rob Rolfe of Harmony Financial Services will serve as chairperson for the United Way’s Campaign Cabinet. A longtime supporter of United Way, Rolfe has served the agency in a number of capacities including 13 years as(…)
Oswego County Opportunities, one of the top 10 largest private employers in Oswego County, has welcomed six new members to the agency’s staff. The employees, who will join the OCO’s staff of human services professionals, recently completed the agency’s orientation process and will begin to serve consumers in their respective programs. Designed to acclimate new(…)