Art Association plans Members’ Exhibition

This shows two acrylic paintings on vintage cabinet doors that will be part of the exhibition.  Artist is Sandra Dowie.
This shows two acrylic paintings on vintage cabinet doors that will be part of the exhibition. Artist is Sandra Dowie.

The Art Association of Oswego is opening its 2014 Annual Member’s Exhibition, which will run July 19 to Aug. 17 at the Art Association building in Oswego.

This exhibition showcases recent works of art by Art Association of Oswego members and includes photography, painting, ceramic, print making, stained glass, sculpture and mixed media pieces.

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OCO adds third service intake site

Oswego County Opportunities (OCO) Service Delivery Specialist, Sandy Wells (seated) and Planning Coordinator Kristin LaBarge prepare to enter consumer intake information at the agency’s newest intake site located inside OCO’s Community Service Center, 5871 Scenic Ave. in Mexico.
Oswego County Opportunities (OCO) Service Delivery Specialist, Sandy Wells (seated) and Planning Coordinator Kristin LaBarge prepare to enter consumer intake information at the agency’s newest intake site located inside OCO’s Community Service Center, 5871 Scenic Ave. in Mexico.

For individuals and families in need of human services, contacting Oswego County Opportunities (OCO) is a good first move.

OCO, Oswego County’s largest human services agency, has made the initial process of accessing services easier than ever. To better serve those in need, OCO has added its Mexico Nutrition Center, 5871 Scenic Ave. (Route 3) as its third intake site.

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Oswego school board re-elects Allen as board president

Kathleen Allen and Lynda Sereno were elected as the Oswego school district school board president and vice president during the annual reorganizational meeting Tuesday, July 1 at the Education Center.

Thomas DeCastro and Allen were both nominated for the president’s position and Allen will serve for the second consecutive year in that capacity as the result of a 4-3 vote. Continue reading

Lanigan students get ‘locked up’ on Oswego River

Jacob Tanner, a fourth-grade student at Lanigan Elementary School, pretends to be the captain of the Tug Urger during a recent field trip to the Fulton locks on the Oswego River.
Jacob Tanner, a fourth-grade student at Lanigan Elementary School, pretends to be the captain of the Tug Urger during a recent field trip to the Fulton locks on the Oswego River.

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Fourth-graders at Lanigan Elementary School recently built on their classroom studies of geography and water navigation by getting a first-hand look at the lock system along the Oswego River. Continue reading

Concert in Park, Duck Derby set for July 20

The 22nd annual Concert in the Park is scheduled for July 20 at the Firemen’s Field on Rochester Street in the Village of Hannibal.

Activities will begin at the Mill Street Dam where the Dollars for Scholars Duck Derby will take place at 1 p.m. Residents should note the duck derby is being held before the concert this year rather than following the concert as in previous years.

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