The Salvation Army of Oswego County will be offering free training classes in emergency preparedness and disaster response on Friday, June 13 and Saturday, June 14.
“Introduction to Salvation Army Emergency Disaster Services” will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and “The Salvation Army Incident Command System” will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Continue reading →
To help children feel more comfortable when seeking care at Oswego Hospital’s emergency department, the Girl Scouts from the Oswego Service Unit, which includes a Minetto troop, made and donated activity bags.
Oswego County Fire Coordinator Donald Forbes reminds people who walk along the Lake Ontario beaches to be alert for military signal flares, contained in an 18 ½-inch aluminum cylinder, that sometimes wash up on the shoreline and wetland areas. Continue reading →
Operation Oswego County, Oswego County’s designated economic development organization, was recently awarded a “certificate of excellence” for its 2012 Annual Report by the New York State Economic Development Council at its 2014 marketing and promotional materials award competition. Continue reading →
The first Lake Ontario Central New York Lighthouse Challenge will take place this year on Saturday and Sunday, June 21 and June 22, 2014.
The challenge is to visit six unique New York lighthouses within two days. The official Challenge route starts with Oswego’s West Pierhead Lighthouse and then moves East and West from the Thousand Islands to Rochester. Continue reading →