SUNY Oswego’s Retired and Senior Volunteer Program this season will staff tax-assistance sites in the cities of Oswego and Fulton and offer help by appointment in the villages of Constantia and Phoenix. RSVP supervises the annual program in cooperation with the AARP, the IRS and the state Department of Taxation and Finance. Personal income tax(…)
by Rob Tetro The Phoenix boys varsity basketball team recently won games against Jordan-Elbridge and Institute off Technology Central but fell to Skaneateles. Phoenix outscored Jordan-Elbridge 36-14 during the second half of their Jan. 11 game en route to the 64-46 win. The Firebirds kept it going against Institute of Technology Central Jan. 15. Phoenix(…)
Everyone loves a good ghost story. The Broadway musical “The Secret Garden” will bow at Oswego High School Friday and Saturday Feb. 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. in the Robinson-Faust Theatre for the Performing Arts. The production features 40 high school actors and plenty of ghosts. Fitzhugh Park Elementary music teacher and ‘Secret Garden(…)
by Rob Tetro The Hannibal boys varsity basketball team recently earned an impressive win against Syracuse Academy of Science but came up short against Westhill. After three competitive quarters of basketball against Syracuse Academy of Science Jan. 16, Hannibal pulled away during the fourth quarter to earn a 48-40 win. Unfortunately, the Warriors were not(…)
Another step to protect Oswego High School students has been implemented. There will be a new parking pattern along Buccaneer Boulevard in the area adjacent to the main door of the Oswego High School. Transportation Supervisor Bill Myer said, “When I took this position I noticed that there were several areas of concern and the(…)
World famous children’s book author, Nancy Carlson, was a recent guest at Fairgrieve Elementary School. Carlson, who has authored 63 books including her popular Harriet series of books, spoke to the students about her writing process, inspiration, and illustrating. Her visit was coordinated through the Oswego County BOCES Arts-in-Education program. Carlson began her career 33(…)
Fulton Police urge caution for motorists traveling in and around the City of Fulton. In recent hours, steady snowfall combined with blowing snow have made travel and visibility on city streets treacherous. The snowfall is expected to continue the rest of today into the evening hours. City Department of Public Works crews are in the(…)
The Cayuga Community College Fulton Campus will close at 11 a.m. today (January 22) due to poor weather conditions. At this point only daytime classes, activities, and events are cancelled.