Category Archives: Oswego News

Investigation continues into car pulled from Oswego River in Fulton

Law enforcement officials search for the car that was in the Oswego River on Friday.   Photo by Duane St. Onge
Law enforcement officials search for the car that was in the Oswego River on Friday.
Photo by Duane St. Onge

On Friday June 13, police officials found and removed the car that had been reported seen in the Oswego River in Fulton.

Also found in the car is what police believe are human remains. Media reports from over the weekend state the car could be that of Carol Wood, who was last seen leaving an Oswego business in 1996 in her 1993 red Toyota Corolla. Continue reading

Breakfast, lunch, dinner

A Father’s Day Breakfast Buffet is scheduled for 8 a.m. to noon Sunday June 15 at Masonic Lake City Lodge No. 127.

Dads can eat for free with a minimum of one paid ticket.

Lake City Lodge buffet usually includes French toast, pancakes, home fries, eggs, bacon and sausage, coffee, milk, juice and water. 

The buffet is all-you-can-eat. Take out is available. To order take-out, or for more information, call 207-0127. 

The lodge’s Masonic Hall is at  765 E. Seneca St., Oswego just past Centro Bus terminal and the recycling station.

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A Fathers Day breakfast is scheduled for 8 a.m. to noon, Sunday June 15 at the Elks Lodge, Pierce Drive in Fulton.

‘Gypsy’ contest benefits the Oswego Players

Oswego Players’ actress/producer Tammy Wilkinson, director Inez Manor Parker and Michael Cali of Cali’s Carriage House Florist are together to announce the GYPSY contest which is underway now through June 29.
Oswego Players’ actress/producer Tammy Wilkinson, director Inez Manor Parker and Michael Cali of Cali’s Carriage House Florist are together to announce the GYPSY contest which is underway now through June 29.

The Oswego Players have joined forces with Cali’s Carriage House Florist to present a contest inspired by the up-coming Oswego Players Production of the musical “Gypsy.”  Continue reading

Marine Museum hosts art exhibit by Oswego native

Above is a reproduction of the “At the Mercy of Neptune” painting. At right is a poster from the Kindred Spirits art exhibit set to open at the H. Lee White Marine Museum in Oswego. the exhibit will be on display now through Aug. 31. The museum is located at 1 E. First St., Oswego.
Above is a reproduction of the “At the Mercy of Neptune” painting. At right is a poster from the Kindred Spirits art exhibit set to open at the H. Lee White Marine Museum in Oswego. the exhibit will be on display now through Aug. 31. The museum is located at 1 E. First St., Oswego.

“This exhibit represents a homecoming for me”, Don Gillespie said, speaking of his KINDRED SPIRITS art exhibit at the H. Lee White Marine Museum in Oswego. Continue reading

Slosek named new Oswego city historian

Slosek
Slosek

Mayor Thomas W. Gillen of Oswego has chosen Mark J. Slosek as new city historian.

Slosek is a retired school administrator and former American history teacher, whose career in public education spanned 39 years of service with the Fulton school district.  

He received his bachelor’s in history and education from Niagara University and a master’s in history and a certificate of advanced study in school administration from SUNY Oswego.  Continue reading

News in Brief: Yoberry opens, free movies

 The grand opening for Yoberry Frozen Yogurt Bar in Oswego is Sunday June 15.

Hours are 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The new store is at 250 W. Seneca St., Oswego and serves 160 different flavors of frozen yogurt and 60 different toppings. 

The business also offers a reward program — for every dollar spent, a patron gets one point. For 40 points, the patron gets a free 8-ounce frozen yogurt. Continue reading