Category Archives: Oswego News

Academic success at Oswego Middle School

Oswego Middle School Principal Mary Beth Fierro has announced the final honor rolls for the 2013-2014 school year.

Seventh and Eighth Grade High Honor:  

Jason Abbott, Cameron Adams Jr., Jea Adams, Alyssa Adner, Samuel Allen, Madeline Armet, Nickolas Back, Andrew Baker, Jade Ballard, Adeline Benjamin, Liam Benjamin, Tia Bevacqua, Emily Bradshaw, Jenna Bradshaw, Michaela Bradshaw, Samual Broadwell, Janie Brooks, Nicholas Brown, Grace Bruns, Nolan Busch, Brianna Bush, Crissa Cabanlig, Monica Cahill, Nolan Callahan, Alec Caroccio, Joan Carroll, Sarah Casaletta, Joel Caster, Alyssa Cheeley, Claudia Chetney, Allison Choate, Melissa Chun and Gillian Clark.

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Play about ‘The Great Rope’ to be performed Aug. 2 in Oswego

The Great Rope carry was  part of the Oswego Independence Day Parade July 6. The story of the carry will be presented in a play to be performed Aug. 2 at Fort Ontario.
A reenactment of the Great Rope carry was part of the Oswego Independence Day Parade July 6. The story of the carry will be presented in a play to be performed Aug. 2 at Fort Ontario.

Submitted by Oswego County Tourism

More than 40 years ago, Rosemary Nesbitt penned a play about a 12-year-old boy involved in the War of 1812.

The play, in which Oswego settlers played a major role, is called “The Great Rope,” and it is scheduled to be presented in August as part of the War of 1812 200th anniversary commemoration.

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Art Association plans Members’ Exhibition

This shows two acrylic paintings on vintage cabinet doors that will be part of the exhibition.  Artist is Sandra Dowie.
This shows two acrylic paintings on vintage cabinet doors that will be part of the exhibition. Artist is Sandra Dowie.

The Art Association of Oswego is opening its 2014 Annual Member’s Exhibition, which will run July 19 to Aug. 17 at the Art Association building in Oswego.

This exhibition showcases recent works of art by Art Association of Oswego members and includes photography, painting, ceramic, print making, stained glass, sculpture and mixed media pieces.

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