Fulton Memoirs Writing Project Participants of Jim Farfaglia’s memoir writing workshop will present “The Stories from Our Past that Inspire Our Future” at 6 p.m. Sept. 19 at the Fulton Municipal Building, 141 S. First St. Refreshments will be available. For more information, visit jimfarfaglia.weebly.com or call the Fulton Public Library at 592-5159. By Ashley(…)
Traveling back: From out of the past came a note from a friend of mine I knew from our bowling league on Wednesday night at Lakeview Lanes. “If you ever travel back to the east side,” she wrote, “my husband’s mother owned and operated a tea room on Cayuga Street. I think it was called(…)
I realized that it might be difficult to find a suitable topic for a column this week after stumbling on to an adventure with a visiting rooster last week. That’s the way life seems to be. It slows down to a walk, everything seems to be under control, nothing particularly exciting is happening, when all(…)
By Tracy Kinne The Lake Neatahwanta Revitalization Committee raised about $2,700 at a chicken barbecue fundraiser Sept. 7 at Bullhead Point, said Mayor Ronald L. Woodward Sr. Crystal English, owner of Shannons Hotdogs by Crystal, donated her proceeds from the day to the committee. Also, core samples taken from the bottom of the lake were(…)
By Tracy Kinne Fulton city councilors agreed in a special meeting Tuesday to advertise for bids for minor repairs and painting at the VanBuren Park tennis courts. “We’re going to try to get that done this year, weather permitting,” said Mayor Ronald L. Woodward Sr. Bids are due Sept. 20.
Mount Pleasant Grange, 2825 county Route 45, Volney, will host a waffle breakfast 7:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 21. Waffles will be topped with peaches and served with a breakfast buffet including sugar-free toppings. The New-To-You sale will be open 8 a.m. to noon upstairs at the grange that day.
By Ashley M. Casey Campaign Cabinet members of the United Way of Greater Oswego County donned fedoras, suits and sunglasses in a creative effort to present the organization’s 2014 fundraising goal of $800,000 at the 2014 Campaign Kick-off Breakfast. Rob Rolfe, recently named the sole chair of the Campaign Cabinet, explained they were inspired by(…)
446 people sign petition opposing changes brought about by conflict of interest policy; Egan appointed Volney principal By Tracy Kinne The Fulton board of education Tuesday night appointed a former superintendent as interim principal at Volney Elementary School, a few hours after a petition with 446 signatures was presented to the district saying, “We want(…)