Homelessness is an issue that many know exists, but few feel comfortable discussing. On March 13, homelessness in Oswego County will be front and center as COACH, Oswego County’s continuum of Care committee, hosts a community forum from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Oswego County Health Department, 70 Bunner St., Oswego. The Community Forum(…)
Fred R. Lockwood, 89, peacefully passed into the Lord’s presence from St. Luke Health Services in Oswego, on Feb. 25, 2014. Born Feb. 1, 1925 to Harold and Eva Lockwood, of Hannibal, NY, Fred graduated in the class of 1942. Drafted into the US Army in 1943, Fred landed on D-Day with the 4th Infantry(…)
By Debra J. Groom Well, another 15.8 inches of white stuff fell in Fulton from Monday through Wednesday. But believe it or not, the city still is about average when it comes to snowfall for a season, said Paul Cardinali, local weather observer. “The problem Wednesday was the blowing snow,” he said. “It was a(…)
More than 250 runners have registered for the third annual Run For Dennis. The 5K Run/Walk is scheduled for 10 a.m., March 15 to honor the memory of Oswego resident Dennis Pacheco, a victim of bladder cancer at age 51, said Jessica Newson, race director and Pacheco’s daughter. “There are less than three weeks before(…)
The weather may be keeping some people indoors, but at St. Francis Commons the weather hasn’t stopped residents there from getting plenty of exercise! Thanks to a partnership with SUNY Oswego, Amanda Shultz, a senior majoring in wellness management, is completing an internship at the assisted living residence which focuses on keeping seniors active and(…)
Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling with a plant in Oswego, was honored Tuesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency as a winner of its Climate Leadership Award for exemplary leadership in reducing carbon pollution and addressing climate change. Only 15 companies won the honor. Novelis was honored in the Excellence in(…)
Be sure to check back here periodically for updates: ** Fulton, Pulaski, Mexico, Hannibal and Sandy Creek schools dismissed early Thursday, Feb. 27. ** All after school and evening activities for the Oswego City School District for Thursday Feb. 27 have been canceled. ** Pulaski has no after school or evening activities. The Family Fun(…)
Wednesday’s Alzheimer caregiver support group at The Manor at Seneca Hill in Oswego has been canceled due to the weather, said officials with the Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter. The group meeting will not be rescheduled.