College has lofty spot on list of top regional higher learning institutions. For story, click on photo or headline above.
Port City Copy Center Relocates in City of Oswego
Megan Pecora, owner of Port City Copy Center, recently relocated to 52 W. Bridge St., Oswego. Pecora is in her third year of doing business in Oswego.
Amara Ercums, owner of US Beer Bites in Oswego, uses spent brewer’s mash to create all-natural dog treats. For story, click on headline or photo above.
Oswego native Thomas Millar joins booming micro-brewing industry. For story, click on headline or photo above.
New Huhtamaki plant manager has roots in local agriculture. For the story, click on headline or photo above.
Oswego County Board of Realtors becomes part of Greater Syracuse Association of Realtors. For the story, click on headline or photo above.
Dave Canale, owner of Canale Insurance and Computer Accounting Services, began his business from scratch 13 years ago. For story, click on headline or photo above.
The Evans Spirit visited the Port of Oswego Authority recently to unload aluminum for Novelis Corp. in Scriba. For story, click on photo or headline above.
Alice Davis, left, serves up a tasty treat to customers Rachel Anderson, center, and Bre Konu, both of Oswego. Davis recently opened Alice’s Scoops, located off George Street in the former Ponderosa Steakhouse parking lot off state Route 104 East, Oswego. For story, click on headline or photo above.
Three CASH lines to now supply automotive industry. For the story, click on photo or headline above.
Kevin Shutt takes the helm; Chris Smith retires. For story, click on the photo or headline above.
Analysis: There Are No Silver Bullets to Success … But
I’m sure you’ve probably heard it somewhere along the way that there are no silver bullets, or quick fixes, to achieving success in your business. Merriam Webster defines silver bullet as “something that ... Read More
Oswego County Ranked in Top 10 for Logistics
Business Facilities magazine recently ranked Oswego County 10th in the top-10 logistics leaders across the United States in its 12th annual rankings report. The rankings were based on “the locations which have tremendous asse... Read More
NEXT Technology Conference to Feature World-Class Keynotes, Workshops
The third annual NEXT Conference will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Downtown Marriott (the former Hotel Syracuse). NEXT is presented by the Center for Advanced Systems and Engineering at Syracuse Univer... Read More
SUNY Oswego rises sharply in U.S. News rankings
SUNY Oswego has jumped to 44th place in U.S. News & World Report rankings — a 14-place rise — in the list of 2017 top regional universities in the north. "The latest U.S. News & World Report rankings refle... Read More
Attention Area Entrepreneurs!
For those interested in expanding or starting a small business in Oswego County, there is a small business training class scheduled to begin later this month. The course is scheduled to begin Saturday. The class... Read More
'I Am Oz'
"I Am Oz" is a statement familiar to most students, faculty, staff and recent alumni of SUNY Oswego. It is the inclusive and welcoming statement that has been the opener for acknowledging and learning about the broad ... Read More
SUNY Oswego Hires Chief Communication Officer
SUNY Oswego hired Wayne Westervelt as the new chief communication officer for the college, President Deborah F. Stanley announced recently. Westervelt brings 20 years of experience in the fields of marketing, communications, media and ... Read More
SUNY Oswego Names Interim Vice President of Development and Alumni Relations
SUNY Oswego President Deborah F. Stanley appointed 20-year development professional Mary Canale to the position of interim vice president of development and alumni relations. Canale succeeds Kerry Dorsey, who retires Oct. 13 after 13 y... Read More
Up-cycling to Success
It requires ingenuity to take discarded material and create a product of higher quality. This is exactly what Amara Ercums is doing as owner of US Beer Bites, a new business located at 17 W. Cayuga St., Oswego. It operates within U... Read More
Brewing up Business
An Oswego native and entrepreneur has the hops to brew up success. Thomas Millar recently opened US Beer Brewers at The Cellar Door, located in the basement level of the renovated Woodruff Building at West First and Cayuga streets in O... Read More
Powerful News Gets Positive Reaction from Nuke Community
Exelon Generation has agreed to purchase the 850-megawatt James A. FitzPatrick nuclear plant in Scriba. Entergy, the owner of FitzPatrick, and Exelon, owner of the adjacent Nine Mile Point Nuclear Generating Station, announced the sale... Read More
Shape Up and Ship Out: Exporting the Focus
Exporting is one of the most effective means of expanding sales and markets for healthy businesses. Whether a company is considering exporting, selling internationally on a limited basis, or fully engaged with an international dist... Read More
KeyCorp closes acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group
KeyCorp (NYSE: KEY) has closed its $4.1 billion acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FNFG) (“First Niagara”), a Buffalo-based banking company. Systems and client conversion is expected du... Read More
BREAKING NEWS: City of Oswego Receives $10 million for downtown revitalization
The city of Oswego is $10 million richer today.Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that the city of Oswego has been selected as a winner of the $10 million Downtown Revitalization Initiative in the Central New York Region.He made the announcement Thursday at... Read More
BREAKING NEWS: Greg Mills to Resign From Top Post at Chamber
Greg Mills is resigning from his position as executive director of the Greater Oswego-Fulton Chamber of Commerce, effective July 22. “Over the past few years, I have enjoyed working with businesses across our community to s... Read More
Port of Oswego Authority Receives 14th Pacesetter Award
The Port of Oswego has been awarded its 14th Robert J. Lewis Pacesetter Award from the Saint Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation, an agency of the U.S. Department of Transportation. SLSDC Administrator Betty Su... Read More
PSC: Benefits of Preserving Upstate Nuclear Via CES Far Exceed Costs
The New York Public Service Commission’s recent proposal relative to the proposed nuclear component of Governor Andrew Cuomo’s Clean Energy Standard underscores that preserving Upstate nuclear plants would bring significant economic... Read More
Leadership Program Seeks County Residents for Class of 2017
Leadership Oswego County, a program of SUNY Oswego's Office of Business and Community Relations, is recruiting through June and July for the class of 2017. The program, founded in 1992, prepares a select group of county residents to beco... Read More
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Real Estate: End of an Era
The trend of mergers and collaborations does not discriminate against any economic sector.The Oswego County Board of Realtors has been absorbed into the Greater Syracuse Association of Realtors, ending over 70 years of service in Oswego County.Gen... Read More
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