By Ashley M. Casey Area residents Traver and Barbara Knight are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. The Knights were married Nov. 6, 1948, at St. John’s Church in Oswego. They met at Savas’ Soda Bar in Oswego in 1946. “Ed Frawley, a Fultonian, introduced us,” Traver said of their late mutual friend. Two years later,(…)
William E. Miller, 73, of Oswego, passed away Friday Nov. 1 at home with his family by his side. He was born in Syracuse, a son to the late Ernest E. and Lillian Cluse Miller. Bill lived in Fulton for several years before moving to Oswego 13 years ago. He took over the family business,(…)
Merton G. Rice, 88, of Dansville, previously of Oswego, died Tuesday, Oct. 29. Merton was employed at Nestle Co. in Fulton and retired in 1988. He was an active member of the Hamer Sing-a-long Group and Oswego Valley Snowbelters Chorus. He was an Army Air Corp veteran, serving during World War II. Merton was predeceased(…)
There’s nothing quite like the look of a child’s face on Christmas morning as they discover their presents under the tree. To ensure that that scene plays out in as many Oswego County homes as possible, the Oswego County Children’s Fund has begun their annual drive to collect toys for less fortunate children in Oswego(…)
Look for districts that are highlighted in black — those are the contested races. Those with the largest numbers of votes from Tuesday’s balloting have two asterisks before their name. Many close races will be decided after recounts and counting of absentee ballots. So far there are a number of close races in the Oswego(…)
A military exhibit is planned during the Oswego Elks Veterans Day dinner from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Friday Nov. 8 at the Elks Lodge, 132 W. Fifth St., Oswego. The exhibit is open to the public and is sponsored by the Oswego Elks and Vashaw’s Collision Service.
Check back here tonight for election results. We will be posting results for contested races as they come in to the Oswego County Board of Elections. Results will be posted once 100 percent of the vote is in from the various legislative district, cities or towns. We also will keep an eye on the state(…)
Get out and vote today at your polling place. All of the county legislators are up for election this year and there’s an election for county treasurer. Also, most towns have elections for town board members, town clerks and town justices. A number of towns also have referendums concerning changing the length of term for(…)