Theodore Kimball, Army veteran

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Theodore “Ted” Kimball, 73, of Fulton, passed away at the V.A. Medical Center in Syracuse on Sunday, July 20.

Ted served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1965.

Surviving are his sister, Nora (Robert) Cook of Fulton; a brother, Hosie Kimball of Fulton; nieces and nephews, Barbara Fahsel, Joann Merritt, Lawrence, Timothy and Ronald Boardway; several grandnieces, grandnephews and cousins.

Calling hours are from noon until 2 p.m. on Friday, July 25 at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton with services immediately following.

Burial will be at Mt. Adnah Cemetery, East Broadway in Fulton with full military honors.

 

Harborfest advisories issued by police

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In preparation for Harborfest 2014, The Oswego Police Department are announcing the following advisories regarding traffic, pedestrian and general information specific to Harborfest scheduled for July 24 – July 27.

Alcoholic Beverages / Open Container Ordinance – Harborfest is designed to be a fun, family oriented event and we ask all those attending Harborfest to be respectful of others enjoying the festival and to act responsibly. The city of Oswego’s Open Container
Ordinance, which prohibits the possession of an open container of an alcoholic beverage in a public place, will be strictly enforced throughout this event.

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iHeartOswego extends office hours for Harborfest

Stephany Reyes, the editor at iHeartOswego.com, holds one of five posters to be displayed encompassing all events, vendors and juried arts during the Harborfest celebrations.
Stephany Reyes, the editor at iHeartOswego.com, holds one of five posters to be displayed encompassing all events, vendors and juried arts during the Harborfest celebrations.

From July 24 to July 27, the iHeart Oswego office, located at 29 W. Seneca St., Oswego, will become an official hub for Harborfest.

The office will extend its hours on July 25 and July 26 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. The iHeartOswego.com website will have its online click-desk mobile communication open until 9 p.m. for those same dates.

Trolleys will be stopping at the corner of West Second Street and West Seneca Street, directly across from the iHeart Oswego office building.

There will be a balloon animal artist and magicians outside the iHeart Oswego building for spectators to enjoy. Visitors are encouraged to enter our office and see the amazing scale model of the Oswego lighthouse, hand built by Oswego native Robert Schladebeck, in the foyer of iHeart.

Displayed on the two sides of the office’s windows will be 4 foot detailed schedules of events happening throughout Harborfest including concerts, family-friendly events and more.

Buttons to ride the official trolleys will be sold at the iHeart Oswego office, along with programs for Harborfest.

In addition, Copies in Time, Copies & Print Center, which is also located at the iHeart Oswego office, will be extending its hours on July 24 to July 26 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for those in need of last minute posters, banners and flyers.

iHeart Oswego is a sponsor for the Veteran’s Stage, located at West Side Riverfront Park, and a proud community partner of Harborfest 2014!

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