United Way Golf Classic tees off July 14

John Nelson, chair for the 19th Annual United Way Golf Classic, meets with committee members to discuss details of the event. The tourney is Monday July 14 at the Oswego Country Club.  Seated from left are: Julie Welch of Eastern Shore Associates; SUNY Oswego student and United Way intern Steve Leventoff; United Way Resource Development Director Lois Luber; Dave Lloyd of Novelis and John Nelson of Nelson Funeral Home. Absent from photo are committee members Brian Finn of Entergy, Perry Noun, and Community Volunteers Connie Smith, and Kim McPherson.
John Nelson, chair for the 19th Annual United Way Golf Classic, meets with committee members to discuss details of the event. The tourney is Monday July 14 at the Oswego Country Club. Seated from left are: Julie Welch of Eastern Shore Associates; SUNY Oswego student and United Way intern Steve Leventoff; United Way Resource Development Director Lois Luber; Dave Lloyd of Novelis and John Nelson of Nelson Funeral Home. Absent from photo are committee members Brian Finn of Entergy, Perry Noun, and Community Volunteers Connie Smith, and Kim McPherson.

One of the area’s most anticipated and largest golf tournaments, the United Way of Greater Oswego County’s Annual Golf Classic is looking to be bigger and better than ever this year.  

Scheduled for Monday, July 14, the United Way Annual Golf Classic will be held at one of Central New York’s finest private golf courses, the Oswego County Club. Continue reading

Fulton tennis scores

May 7 — Fulton 1, Homer 6

Singles

  • 1S: Jack Stokoe (Homer) defeated Zach Perry (Fulton) 10-3
  • 2S: Drew Potter (Homer) d. Dakota Stoutenger (Fulton) 10-0
  • 3S: Brian Mitchell (Homer) d. Thomas Distin (Fulton) 10-1
  • 4S: Alex Cottrell (Homer) d. Evan Waugh (Fulton) 10-2

Doubles

  • 1D: Jacob Strauss and Benjamin McKay (Fulton) d. Ben Shultis and Tom Natale (Homer) 10-4
  • 2D: Collin Lake and Dan LHommediu (Homer) d. Bayley Raponi and Austin Nairn (Fulton) 10-2
  • 3D: Dylan Gilfilian and Brett Barden (Homer) d. Joshua Hotaling and Zach Vaccaro (Fulton) 10-1

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Oswego man edits WWII book

5-14_A&EitalianpowsLuciano J. Iorizzo of Oswego, former professor at SUNY Oswego and former city historian, is the editor of a newly published book about World War II through the eyes of Italian soldiers who were held as prisoners of war around the globe.

“Italian POWs Speak Out at Last: Italian Prisoners of War Break Their Silence” by Carlo Ferroni is published by Teneo Press.

The book consists of four sections, with Italian veterans telling of their experiences before and after the war in Italy, the fighting in North Africa, Greece, Yugoslavia, Russia and Italy itself, and their time as prisoners in the United States, Germany, Britain, India, South Africa, Australia and other countries. Continue reading

Chamber golf tournament at Beaver Meadows June 16

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Alex Smith, head golf professional at Beaver Meadows Golf Club in Phoenix, shoots for the cup in preparation for the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce Golf Spectacular. Hosted by the Beaver Meadows Golf Club, the four-person captain and crew format event will be held June 16. For information regarding team registration and sponsorship opportunities, contact the chamber office at 343-7681, via e-mail at: events@oswegofultonchamber.com, or visit www.Pictured from left with Smith are Golf Committee Members, Brooks Wright of KBM Management; Interim Executive Director of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce, Nathan Emmons; and Co-Chairperson John Zanewych of Big John Sales. Absent from photo are committee members: Aaron Roth of Northwestern Mutual, Deana Michaels of Pathfinder Bank, Bill Hubel of Blue Moon Grill and Carol Dillabough of the Oswego Elks Lodge #271.

Members of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce Golf Committee are busy finalizing the details for one of the chamber’s most popular events, the Annual Golf Spectacular.

Scheduled for Monday, June 16, the 2014 Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce Golf Spectacular will feature a four-person captain and crew format and tee off at 10 a.m. at Beaver Meadows Golf Club, 185 Barnard Drive in Phoenix. Continue reading

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