A French and Indian War Encampment is set for June 28-29 at fort Ontario.
Regular admission will be charged. Come see living history demonstrations, 18th century music, children’s period games, lectures, life in French, British, Colonial and Native American camps, drills and battle reenactments.
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Oswego County offers plenty of places for fishing, like the state State Boat Launch at Mexico Point, for New York’s free fishing weekend. You might even see some other wildlife go by. Photo by Oswego County Tourism
By Spider Rybaak
Have you ever found yourself looking out over a lake or stream and suddenly feeling the urge to go fishing?
Perhaps you’ve been held back by the thought of dishing out your hard-earned money on something you’re not sure of?
Well, the authorities understand and the state Department of Environmental Conservation offers an annual Free Fishing Weekend to help you get started. Continue reading
The Adolfi Real Estate Wall of Fame, known throughout the local community, celebrated the milestone 100th customer testimonial during a special event at 7 p.m. Tuesday June 17 at 75 State St., Phoenix.
Kayleigh Moyer, a graduate of Phoenix schools and a rising star in the music industry, teaches Emerson J. Dillon students the art of drumming during a recent clinic she put on at the school.
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES
As a John C. Birdlebough High School graduate, Kayleigh Moyer has deep roots in the Phoenix community and its music scene. Continue reading
2014 Emerson J. Dillon National Junior Honor Society inductees are pictured above following a candle lighting ceremony in their honor. Front row, left to right, are: Gabriella Allen, Kearra Backus, Marcus Berube, Erika Brown, Gianna DeRoberts, Hannah Gilbert, Kimber Hendrix, and Megan Hess. Middle row, left to right, are: Crystal Stobart, Mariah Sheirer, Lauren Schmidt, Kristine Rowe, Olivia Ripley, Breanna Mitchell, Ashley Margrey, Wendy Li, and Emilie Hilliard. Back row, left to right, are: Edward Zeller, Garrett Watkins, Joshua VanGorder, Alisa Trudell, and Olivia Thrall.
Twenty-two students from Phoenix’s Emerson J. Dillon (EJD) Middle School finished the school year earning distinguished honors from the school’s chapter of the National Junior Honor Society.
Fulton, Hannibal and Phoenix boys and girls varsity track and field teams recently took part in the Hannibal Sports Boosters Invitational. Continue reading
Oswego County School PSA on Drugs
Check this out, everyone. Probably the most interesting 11 minutes you’ll spend today.
Strawberries ready to be purchased at Ferlito’s Berry Patch in Scriba.
By Debra J. Groom
After maple syrup, is there anything that says sweet and delectable more than strawberries?
Those beautiful, plump, red, juicy fruits are out now across Oswego County. Most growers say the crop looks good and plentiful and delicious.