Fairgrieve Elementary Principal Jean Ciesla is pictured with students following a recent behavioral recognition ceremony. Pictured in back from left is Brian Clark, Annabelle Dickens, Marcus Doran and Caitlyn Warne. Middle row: Brandon Kingsley, Anthony Lucas, Jonah Abt, Abigail Price and Brandi Weindl. Front row: Hayden Carvey, Reese Pierce, Matthew Yawn, Mckenna Lawson, Alyssa Durval, Aidan Call, Annalee Mitchell and Brady Lacey.
Submitted by Oswego County BOCES
Fairgrieve Elementary School recognized students during a special morning express ceremony for modeling the district’s behavioral expectations for the month of April.
The Fulton City School District’s Behavioral Expectations are: Be Respectful, Be Responsible, Be Safe and Be A Problem Solver. Continue reading
Karrie Damm, executive director of the Child Advocacy Center (CAC) of Oswego County (seated center), welcomed new members Jeremy Fadden of Pathfinder Bank (seated left) and Dena Martin of SUNY Upstate Medical University (seated right) to the CAC’s Board of Directors at the agency’s annual meeting. Standing from left are CAC board members Betty Fadden, president; John Zanewych of Big John Sales; and community members, Frances Lanigan and Mary Helen Park. Absent from the photo is incoming CAC Board of Directors member Suzanne Hoefer, senior caseworker with the Oswego County Department of Social Services.
Karrie Damm, executive director of the Child Advocacy Center of Oswego County (CAC), recently welcomed Jeremy Fadden, Dena Martin and Suzanne Hoefer as new members to the agency’s board of directors. Continue reading
Some of the natural beauty at Rice Creek reflects in the windows at the site’s main building.
Submitted by SUNY Oswego
Summer at SUNY Oswego’s Rice Creek Field Station will bring many different ways for people to get out and enjoy nature.
There will be naturalist-guided walks on many Saturdays and self-guided tours of the 7,640-square-foot, energy-efficient new headquarters six days a week.
For children and teens, a return of two weeklong Exploring Nature sessions and the new Conservation Field Studies program.
“Keeping Kids Safe” is the theme of a special event for the communities of Fulton, Oswego, and surrounding cities and towns, from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, May 31.
The event, at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 64 Gillespie Road, Fulton, will include parents, caregivers and teens who will learn how stay safe from sexual abuse and predators.
By Debra J. Groom
Oswego County residents have been calling their county legislators in the last week since they discovered the county is looking at the possibility of closing four of five transfer stations at the end of 2015.
Legislature Chairman Kevin Gardner, R-New Haven, said some people are misinformed on what the legislature is actually doing.