There has been some good news lately involving dairy and the local economy.
New York was recently named the top yogurt producer in the nation. This is the second year our state has earned this distinction, in large part due to the Greek yogurt producers who call New York home.
Ellen Kane, right, president of the Women’s Club of Fulton, presents officers of Friends of History with a donation to the museum. Receiving the check, from left to right, are: Paula Rohn, Cindy Bickford, Jean Lewis and Sue Brown.
Oswego County families, educators and service providers will meet to explore how to better understand how to work effectively with children’s challenging behavior using collaborative problem solving at 6 p.m. June 11 in the New Haven Elementary School library.
The training is free through a grant funded by Family Support Services in the state Office of People with Developmental Disabilities.
Operation Oswego County Executive Director L. Michael Treadwell, CEcD, was re-elected to another two-year term on the board of directors of the state Economic Development Council at the organization’s annual meeting held in Cooperstown May 21.
The state Economic Development Council is the state’s principal organization representing economic development organizations and professionals.
Its 700 members include industrial development agencies, development corporations, commercial and investment banks, underwriters, bond counsels, utilities, chambers of commerce and private corporations.
In addition to distributing a quarterly newsletter, the organization conducts educational courses and seminars on topics of interest to its membership. The organization also monitors state and federal legislation that impacts economic development.
For more information about economic development services in Oswego County, call OOC, Oswego County’s designated economic development agency, at 343-1545 or visit www.oswegocounty.org.
The fourth annual SUNY Oswego GENIUS Olympiad high school environmental competition will welcome a record turnout of about 600 students, supervisors and guests from around the world June 15 to 20 to the shores of Lake Ontario.
The finalists visiting Oswego hail from near — high schools in Oswego and Onondaga counties and 29 states in all — and far — Albania and Azerbaijan, Turkey and Tanzania, and 46 other countries. Continue reading →