By Debra J. Groom Oswego County and Cayuga County officials are working together to try to come up with a solution to funding inadequacies for Cayuga Community College. Last year, during 2014 county budget deliberations, county officials found out their chargeback for Cayuga Community College was increasing 85 percent. Oswego County’s budgeted chargeback for all(…)
FitzGibbons Insurance owner John FitzGibbons sponsors the “FitzGibbons Insurance Athletes of the Month” in cooperation with the Oswego Buc Boosters Club. Oswego High School “Athletes of the Month” for January were hockey players Zach Zerrahn, senior, boys hockey and Allie Rodgers, freshman, girls hockey. Each received a $25 gift certificate for rivers end bookstore.
The Conservative Party committees that constitute the 24th Congressional District (Onondaga, Wayne, Cayuga and Oswego) have endorsed former U.S. Attorney John Katko to challenge Dan Maffei fr Congress in November. Katko, of Camillus, beat several other candidates for the endorsement. “While emphasis on the economy has to be our primary goal for this election”, state(…)
Submitted by SUNY Oswego SUNY Oswego’s Quest has chosen Bruce Coville, alumnus and famed author of books for children and young adults, as keynote speaker for the daylong celebration of scholarly and creative pursuits. Coville is scheduled to speak at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 9, in the Campus Center auditorium. The session is free and(…)
Submitted by Oswego County The Oswego County Health Department offers a variety of services to all residents of Oswego County, including preventive health services, certified home health care, long-term home health care, certified hospice, and a maternal and child health program. Walk-in influenza clinics are held weekdays from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to(…)
Assemblyman will Barclay, R-Pulaski, state Sen. Patricia Ritchie, R-Oswegatchie and Assemblyman Robert Oaks, R-Macedon, joined with Oswego resident Teresa Woolson and others Tuesday to talk about a proposed law concerning synthetic drugs. Here is video from the press conference. Video from synthetic drugs press conference
Unit 2 at Constellation Energy Nuclear Group’s (CENG) Nine Mile Point Nuclear Station was manually shut down at about 1:45 a.m. due to an electrical component failure on the non-nuclear side of the plant. All safety systems responded as designed and the plant went offline as expected, safely and without incident. Unit 2 operators took(…)
Oswego County Sheriff Reuel Todd has been named to the executive committee of the New York State Sheriffs’ Association. The association held its election of executive committee members at its 80th Annual Winter Training Conference last week at the Desmond Hotel in Albany. Todd will work with the newly elected president of the Association, Chemung(…)