Raymond W. Powers, 448 Myers Road, Oswego, a lifelong resident of Scriba, passed quietly at Seneca Hill Manor, Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013. Ray was born on Thanksgiving morning, Nov. 26, 1931 at his parents’ home in Scriba. He was not a college graduate – he was a simple, honest, loyal family loving man who valued(…)
What were you doing 50 years ago Friday? It is one of those moments that each generation seems to have — a moment when time stood still. It is a moment when most everyone remembers where they were, what they were doing and how they felt when they heard the news. For people age 80(…)
By Ashley M. Casey Heroin accounts for the majority of Oswego County’s drug cases, according to the county district attorney’s office. “It has skyrocketed. It is out of control,” said Jeff Kinney, an investigator for the DA. Kinney retired as a lieutenant from the Fulton City Police Department. “It’s a complete switch from last year,”(…)
The state is providing nearly $700,000 in grants so local law enforcement agencies can either purchase equipment for the first time or upgrade existing systems that allow them to video record interrogations, a practice widely recognized as enhancing the fairness and effectiveness of the criminal justice system. In Oswego County, $11,708 will go to the(…)
Lawyer Lesley C. Germanow has joined the Nelson Law Firm, it was announced by Allison J. Nelson, owner. Germanow will be responsible for representing clients in the areas of municipal law, real estate, business and corporate law, estate, trusts and vehicle and traffic matters. Germanow is admitted to practice law in New York and the(…)
Dustin Geers and Andrew Halsey joined Burritt Motors recently as sales representatives, it was announced by Chris Burritt, owner. “Dustin and Andrew have skills and qualifications that are an excellent match for the positions,” Burritt said. “ We’re delighted to add them to our growing sales team.” Halsey had worked as a technician for a(…)
A SUNY Oswego alumnus will return to the stage of the Funny Bone Comedy Club at Destiny USA at 4 p.m. Nov. 30. John Wolfson, who has been performing since 2007, will bring The Magical John Show for a family matinee including magic and comedy. the show is appropriate for all ages.
Kimberly Hyde Russell and Andrew Jason Stanley Matteson were married July 6, 2013 at the West Baptist Church in Oswego by the Rev. David Nethercott. The ceremony was followed by a reception at Lombardo’s Bridie Manor, Oswego. The pride was escorted down the aisle by her mother, Georgia Hyde Russell, of Cicero. The groom is(…)