When the Richard S. Shineman Foundation was established, one of its goals was to mirror the deep compassion for community that Mr. Shineman had and improve the quality of life in the counties that it serves. The CYO program at Catholic Charities of Oswego County proved to be a perfect match for that goal. For(…)
The Literacy Coalition of Oswego County (LCOC), was recently awarded a $20,000 grant from the Richard S. Shineman Foundation.. “We are extremely grateful to Lauren Pistell, foundation executive director, and to the Shineman Foundation for their support,” said Jon Spaulding, Literacy Coalition president. “This grant will enable LCOC to contract with a research company to(…)
The “Arts in the heART” Gallery, CNY Arts Center’s downtown Fulton venue, is hosting an Open Mic Night for local artists at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17. The gallery is at 47 S. First St., across from the city’s gazebo. “We have over 25 local artists’ work on display,” said Bonnie McClellan, gallery director. “We(…)
The Oswego Rotary Club passed a hat around for two weeks during their weekly meetings to raise money for the Red Cross Disaster Relief Effort. The club raised $450. This money will go to help support the victims of current flooding.
The United Way of Greater Oswego County’s annual Stuff-a-Bus campaign collection day has been scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 14. School buses will be at the following sites to accept donations of school supplies from pens and pencils to notebooks and backpacks: • Kinney Drugs, 17 S. First St., Fulton • Fulton(…)
By Debra J. Groom Oswego County is close to receiving all the money it was owed in back taxes on foreclosed properties for 2013. Real Property Tax Director Debra Mullenax said the county was owed $2,120,388 on 199 parcels of foreclosed land and property in the county. A total of $1,991,403 of that has been(…)