by Andrew Henderson Elected officials are always coming up with ways to communicate with their constituents. Probably the most popular way is Facebook. After using Facebook for five months, Assemblyman Robert Oaks said it has greatly enhanced his efforts to better communicate with residents of 128th Assembly District, which includes Hannibal, Oswego and Minetto. Since(…)
by Andrew Henderson The Fulton Common Council voted Tuesday night to uphold a Fulton Planning Commission decision to deny the conversion of a single-family home into a seven-room boarding house. In March, Robert Bloom submitted an application for site-plan approval to convert the property, located at 236 Oneida St., into a rooming house. After reviewing(…)
by Andrew Henderson A 20-year-old Fulton resident was charged with assault and endangering charges following a report of suspected child abuse, Fulton police said. Carl James Kaufmann III, of Erie Street, Fulton, was arrested Tuesday. At about 11:45 a.m., police responded to the Oswego Health Urgent Care in Fulton for a report of an injury(…)
Service to his country has always been a theme for CAP member Dennis Sheirer, who served 22 years in the active duty U.S. Air Force and retired as a senior master sergeant. That value of “service before self” now runs in the family. Sheirer’s son, William, joined the Civil Air Patrol Cadet Program in December.(…)
by Andrew Henderson Following an extensive investigation, members of the Fulton Police Department arrested a Canastota resident and a Fulton resident after they reportedly committed a host of crimes throughout April. Peter J. Maliszewski, 40 of Canastota, and Joseph Fetkiw Jr, 35 of W. Third St.,Fulton, were arrested and charged with several felonies, including robbery,(…)
by Andrew Henderson Language that would require gun manufacturers to micro-stamp firearms was removed from the budget bill, according to Assemblyman Will Barclay. Micro-stamping places unnecessary and costly burdens on gun manufacturers and has not proven successful, said Barclay.
by Andrew Henderson Hannibal Free Library will have a proposition on the 2012 Hannibal Central School District Ballot. Outlined in New York State Education Law as a means of acquiring local funding support, the board of trustees of the Hannibal Free Library is asking voters to approve additional annual funding through the school district referendum.(…)
by Andrew Henderson The State of New York will be investing $2.1 million to upgrade and repair Fair Haven Beach State Park, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced this week. The upgrade will be funded through New York Works, which is designed to reinvent state economic development with a new strategy that will put New Yorkers back(…)