By Scott Allardice The Granby town board, already shorthanded due to a resignation, was forced to cancel its meeting Wednesday Nov. 13 when only two of the remaining four board members showed up. Supervisor Ed Williamson and Councilor Matt Callen sat on the dais at the Granby town hall with the empty chairs and nameplates(…)
Oswego County Opportunities recently honored Ewlina Wojnowska and Shauntelle Farden, supervised residence counselors with OCO Mental Health Transitional Living Services of OCO’s Residential Services, with the Outstanding Employee Award. Nominated by fellow employees, the pair were recognized for their commitment, resourcefulness and dedication to OCO and those they serve.
Makynzie Jade Griffith, 14-month-old daughter of Ryan Wilcox and Jamie Griffith, passed away Thursday afternoon Nov. 14 at Golisano Children’s Hospital in Syracuse. She was born in Oswego Hospital and was known to her family as “our little ladybug.” In addition to her parents, she is survived by a brother, Carson James Wilcox; maternal grandmother,(…)
Minetto Elementary School sixth graders were in the spotlight at the annual honors program conducted before a cafeteria-packed with parents, friends, family and staff members. Principal Dean Goewey presented certificates to each sixth grader and also recognized several other students with special awards. The “Principal’s American Citizenship Award” was presented to Keegan Thompson, Jack Dodds(…)
The Oswego High School Top 100 students were recognized for the 24th consecutive year. Several hundred people packed the Oswego High School Dining Hall for the annual “Top 100” dinner. This year, Oswego Rotary, PathFinder Bank, NBT Bank, and the Oswego City School District hosted the event with the Oswego City School District Food Service(…)
Nearly 1,000 elementary school students are expected to participate in an official observation of the national Flag Day holiday at Fort Ontario State Historic Site at 10 a.m. Friday, June 14. Third-, fourth- and fifth-grade students from across central New York will participate in ceremonies commemorating the adoption of the Stars and Stripes as the(…)