by Dan Johnson Garages all around Central New York are in full thrash mode as racing season gets closer and closer. Teams competing at Oswego Speedway have May 5 circled on their calendars as the gates to the Steel Palace swing open that day for its 62nd consecutive year of racing. Teams, officials and fans(…)
by Rob Tetro The Fulton boys varsity lacrosse team trailed Cortland by three goals going into the fourth quarter of Tuesday’s game. Despite trailing most of the game, Fulton rallied to cut Cortland’s lead down to one. Time ran out on the Raiders, however, as Cortland escaped with an 8-7 win. Cortland jumped out to(…)
The following students were named to Fulton’s G. Ray Bodley High School High Honor Roll and Honor Roll for the first quarter of the 2013-2014 academic year: 9th-grade high honor roll (with an academic average of 89.5 or above): Erin Baker, Aryelle Barbagallo, Frank Barbagallo, Joseph Barbagallo, Evan Beckwith, Trent Berry, Miwa Burdic, Nicholas Burrescia,(…)
By Ashley M. Casey The depletion of Fulton’s available fund balance has brought the city under moderate fiscal stress, according to a new audit from the New York state comptroller. According to a release from Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli, the city’s fund balance fell to $136,068 at the end of 2012, down 84 percent from(…)
Esther A. Gravelle, 90, a former Fulton, Arizona, and Florida resident, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2012 at St. Luke Health Services, Oswego. Born Aug. 25, 1922 to her late parents, Anna A. (Ellison) Alvord, she was a graduate of Minoa High School. She was a homemaker. She was predeceased by her husband, Francis C. Gravelle,(…)
Harvia Chaffee, resident of Hannibal Graveside services for Harvia Chaffee, 90, of Hannibal, who died Aug. 14, 2012, will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25 at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, County Route 3, Hannibal. She is survived by children, James Chaffee, Carol Newvine, Muriel Barkley and Donna Blake; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; sisters; nieces and nephews.