The Oswego County Department of Social Services will sponsor an informational meeting from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, at the Department of Social Services, 100 Spring St., Mexico, for people who are interested in becoming foster or adoptive parents. Oswego County also needs Hispanic foster parents. The Department of Social Services is looking(…)
The G. Ray Bodley Class of 1993 is planning its 20th reunion from 6 to 11 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Fulton Polish Home. Money and pictures for the event are due Aug. 10. Visit the class Facebook page for the online invitation and details.
The H. Lee White Museum & Maritime Center celebrates Lighthouse Weekend Aug. 3 and 4 beginning with a Lighthouse Stamping event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 3. A series of New England lighthouse stamps, recently released by the U.S. Postal Service, will be offered for sale along with specialty envelopes and postcards. A(…)
by Debra J. Groom The Oswego County Department of Solid Waste is teaming with the office of state Sen. Patricia Ritchie to get rid of excess tires in the county where mosquitoes can breed. Frank Visser, the county’s director of solid waste programs, said the county is planning a Tire Amnesty Day, where people can(…)
By Debra J. Groom A controversy stemming from a road to a Hannibal sand pit has led to a recommendation to update the Oswego County purchasing policy. County Administrator Philip Church said the policy will be updated. The change will make sure that contracts or leases involving land use or mining get reviewed by county(…)
The SOS Fest 3 is now an amazing memory for hundreds of Central New Yorkers. The SOS Fest is a three-day Christian music festival sponsored by the Cabin 3 youth group based in God’s Vision Christian church in Hannibal and was held July 19–21 at the Hannibal Firemen’s field. All genres of music were enjoyed.(…)
Participants in Catholic Charities of Oswego County’s Catholic Youth Organization Summer Drop-in Recreation Program volunteered to clean up the shore of Lake Neatahwanta behind the Fulton War Memorial. The cleanup day was one of the many community projects that CYO participants are involved in. The CYO Summer Drop-in Recreation Program is offered free to children(…)