When I was just a little duffer, I used to go looking under rocks in Little Sandy creek for what I called crabs. They were actually crayfish, but everyone called them crabs, not just me. Back in those days, bass fishermen would pay 5 cents apiece for them without blinking an eye, and I picked(…)
By Rob Tetro The Hannibal Boys and Girls Varsity Cross Country Teams competed in The Chittenango Invitational at Jamesville Beach Sept. 14. Hannibal Boys and Girls Cross Country Coach Dan Pawlewicz said both teams delivered solid performances at The Chittenango Invitational. However, he said the Hannibal teams were at a bit of a disadvantage because(…)
The third concert in the Oswego Summer Sunset Concert Series will be held Wednesday, July 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Breitbeck Park in Oswego. These concerts are provided free to the public by the City of Oswego and the Musicians Union of Oswego County. The 17-piece jazz ensemble, under the direction of Stan Gosek, will(…)
CNY Arts Center’s second annual Arty Day Camp will run July 15-19 and Aug. 19-23 at the State Street Methodist Church in Fulton. The camp will offer students a choice of art, writing, dance and theatre classes along with lunch and afternoon group art projects from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Art classes with Kendra(…)
The Alzheimer’s Association, Central New York Chapter has announced that today’s Alzheimer caregiver support group at The Manor at Seneca Hill in Oswego has been canceled due to the weather. The meeting will not be rescheduled.
All nine school districts in Oswego County are on two-hour delays today. Be careful and bundle up before going outside, if you have to go outside. Even the Mexico school district decided to bus all of its walkers in the village to keep the kids warm.
Judith Argus, 68, of Fulton passed away Sept. 4 with her family by her side. She was born July 5, 1945 in Syracuse to George and Margaret Parkis. She devoted much of her time and energy to her family and enjoyed gardening, crafting and playing bingo. Judy was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Argus; sisters,(…)
Anne B. Miller of Springfield, Va., formerly of Fulton, was called to heaven on Sept. 3. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert Miller, in 2000, her sister Joan Robinson, and her brother Joseph Giannetto. She is survived by two daughters, Karen McKeon of Fairfax, Va., and Sharon Mackey of Rochester, five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren,(…)
by Leon Archer Have you ever wondered what happens to all the wildlife in a stream or river when they are flooded over their banks by rains like those that have been creating havoc around Oneida and points south east? Looking at the pictures of the coffee brown water flooding streets, inundating homes and vehicles,(…)
by Pastor David Grey “Praise God in his sanctuary; praise him in his mighty heaven! Praise him for his mighty works; praise his unequaled greatness! Praise him with a blast of the ram’s horn; praise him with the lyre and harp! Praise him with the tambourine and dancing; praise him with strings and flutes! Praise(…)