Team up with the Phoenix Lady Firebird Varsity Softball team this season for an opportunity to strike out cancer. Support seasoned pitcher Megan Brown in her mission to raise money for the Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital Cancer Center. Brown, a student at Phoenix’s John C. Birdlebough High School, is accepting sponsors to pledge a dollar(…)
By Rob Tetro The Phoenix girls’ varsity basketball team continues to search for another win, with losses at Cazenovia 59-46 and Bishop Ludden 58-48. The girls now have an overall record of 1-12. In the game with Caz on Jan. 21. the Lakers led by only two points after the first period. Cazenovia extended its(…)
Check this out everyone. Do we fret about snow in Oswego County? No, we don’t. We make the most of it.
Granby Center Senior News Our meeting for the New Year was very good. We had 46 members at the Jan. 16 get-together. Seemed good to see so many of our seniors. Cards made by Nancy were won by Jeanette Pauldine. The 50/50 was won by Jeanne Smith. Kitchen committee for Feb. 6 is John Krupa,(…)
By Ashley M. Casey Sung An Machinery’s North American arm — better known as SAM-NA, LLC — has made a new home for itself in the Oswego County Industrial Park in Schroeppel. Local legislators and business owners attended the center’s ribbon cutting Jan. 21. The 10,000-square-foot facility houses SAM’s new Extrusion Technology Center and marketing(…)
The Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter has announced that today’s Alzheimer caregiver support group at The Manor at Seneca Hill in Oswego has been canceled due to the weather. The meeting will not be rescheduled.
Elizabeth I. “Betty” Ellsworth, 93, of Phoenix, NY, passed away Thursday Jan. 16, 2014 at the Syracuse Home Association, Baldwinsville. She was born in Phoenix June 3, 1920 to her late parents, Ora V. (Dolbear) and Claude P. Wallace. She was valedictorian of her graduating class, Phoenix High School, class of 1938. Betty was owner/operator(…)
SAM North America celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting Tuesday, Jan. 21. Pictured, from left, are Kevin Gardner, Oswego County Legislator, New Haven, who also is the legislature chairman; Morris Sorbello, Oswego County Legislator, Granby; Andrew Christie, managing director at SAM North America; Steve Hutchins, Schroeppel town councilman; L. Michael Treadwell, executive director(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES John C. Birdlebough senior Alyssa Harley is making a splash with the Fulton varsity swim team this year. On Saturday, the standout athlete from Phoenix was selected as the female swimmer of the meet during 16th annual HAC Swim Invitational held at the Harley School in Rochester. As the top(…)
By Rob Tetro The Phoenix boys’ varsity basketball team has won 2 out of its last 3 games and now has an overall record of 7-4. On Jan. 10, the Firebirds came away with an exciting win over Marcellus 53-52. Phoenix rolled past Solvay Jan. 13 by a score of 62-37 but the fell to(…)
Academic achievers at Emerson J. Dillon Middle School in Phoenix have been announced. A Gold Star means the student earned an overall quarterly average of 90 or higher while Silver Star is awarded for an average between 85.0 and 89.99. A failing grade or incomplete on the report card disqualifies a student from either award(…)
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES Adults seeking to improve their literacy skills can do so through a free series of classes offered by Oswego County BOCES. The classes provide valuable skills for adults who are looking to earn a High School Equivalency (HSE) diploma. Openings are available in Mexico and Pulaski. In Mexico, the course(…)