All Oswego County government offices, including the solid waste transfer stations and recycling drop-off centers, will be closed Monday, Sept. 2, for Labor Day.
Brandon Wrobel, account executive with the Syracuse Crunch, presented Karrie Damm, executive director of the Child Advocacy Center of Oswego County, with an official hockey stick signed by team members of the 2013 Calder Cup finalist Syracuse Crunch. The autographed hockey stick will be available as part of the drawings during the post Blue Ribbon(…)
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation will once again have a strong presence at the Great New York State Fair in Syracuse through Sept.2, showcasing a new 248-page New York Wildlife Viewing Guide and hosting an exhibit on the progress to restore Onondaga Lake. “DEC and its partners are pleased to highlight activities(…)
Rita Hooper 706-3564 Twohoops2@juno.com Recently Fulton First United Church sponsored Fulton Idol, a five-evening program of vocal training for young people. Three music teachers provided the leadership and the church provided the space and refreshments and underwrote the miscellaneous costs. The program was free for the children and included a performance and reception for family(…)
On Sept. 3, staff members at Little Lukes Preschool and Childcare Center will participate in the Oswego DragonBoat Festival and boat races. Four boats containing 84 Little Lukes team members will compete in a friendly boat race. This race is a great team-building event that brings together a group of employees from all five Little(…)
A Pirate Festival is set for today, Aug. 24 in Fair Haven. The event starts with a parade at noon, followed by treasure hunt, face painting for children, rum tasting and a human powered boat race. Spectators can watch for a pirate “battle” on the bay, triumphal boat parade and and at Little Sodus Inn(…)
Students Encouraged to Apply to Meet Fall Deadline @ nysinternships.com Civil Service Commissioner Jerry Boone announced today that New York State has hundreds of internships available, and reminded college students to apply for Fall semester internships before the application deadline on September 3, 2013. New York State created a one-stop website – www.nysinternships.com – that(…)
War of 1812 and Revolutionary War shipwrecks, rum runners, a National Weather Service forensic meteorologist,and the new Great Lakeswide boaters forecast are all on the Oct. 5 Great Lakes Seaway Trail Blue Byway Seminar agenda at the State University College at Oswego. Presenters at the 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. program co-sponsored by the Great(…)