Oswego County Opportunities has implemented a new paid leave policy that provides its full- and part-time employees an annual paid leave allowance to undergo preventative cancer screenings. The policy is the first among nonprofit agencies in Oswego County. Celebrating the initiative are, from left, Carolyn Handville, coordinator of OCO’s Cancer Services Program, OCO Executive Director Diane Cooper-Currier, OCO Director of Human Resources Cindy Seeber, and OCO Benefits Manager Denise Russell. For story, click on headline or photo above.
Upscale Baldwinsville housing facility will be totally complete in 2019. For story, click on headline or photo above.
President-CEO John Trimble leads the design, construction firm as it balances people, profit and the planet. For the story, click on headline or photo above.
CEO/chairman Vincent Lobdell, left, and director of manufacturing Joe Hurd continue to set the pace in the global air purification industry. For story, click on headline or photo above.
Melissa Gibbs recently opened Salmon River Pub & Grill, the newest attraction on Pulaski's dining and lodging scene. Click on headline or photo above for the story.
Infrastructure improvements to pave way to progress in Fulton. Catch the story in the upcoming edition of Oswego County Business magazine. To subscribe, click on headline or photo above.
CCC, CiTi joins forces to create more clout. Check out the story in the upcoming edition of Oswego County Business magazine. To subscribe, click on headline or photo above.
Y on rebound under leadership of CEO Kerrie Webb. Check out the story in the upcoming edition of Oswego County Business magazine. To subscribe, click on headline or photo above.
The city of Oswego was awarded $10 million as part of New York state’s competitive Downtown Revitalization Initiative program. The plan looks to pump excitement into the Port City. For the story, click on the headline or photo above.
Goal is to build new terminal building to increase accessibility. To subscribe, click on headline or photo above.
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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
From Farm to Factory
Mark Southwick knows what it takes to roll up his sleeves and get the job done.After all, he grew up on a farm.Southwick, 37, is the new plant manager at Huhtamaki in Fulton and is bringing a solid work ethic to an environment that demands nothing ... Read More
A Successful Second Act
A trip to a craft show in 1995 led to a profitable and rewarding career for Cindy Schmidt of New Haven. Schmidt’s Cranky Cat Collection, paintings of cute and personable cats, are sold locally, nationally and internationally.For the 61-year-old... Read More
Gluten-free Bakery Opens in Fulton
A gluten-free facility has opened in Fulton. Sweet Cindy’s Gluten-Free Bakery opened to the public in late April. Owner Cindy Swartwood invested roughly $130,000 into her new business, which includes renovation, equipment and legal fees. The bu... Read More
Rudy's Lakeside Drive-In
For 70 years, the return of Rudy’s has meant springtime and the beginning of warm weather in Oswego. Rudy’s Lakeside Drive-In, a Lake Ontario landmark, has been serving fried seafood, Hofmann hot dogs and other fare for so ... Read More
10 Regions Compete for Up to $750 Million in State Awards
The Central New York Regional Economic Development Council was very successful in rounds 1 through 4, receiving a total of $344.5 million for 311 projects. It features a solid vision to create “a diverse, sustainable and globally competit... Read More
Port of Oswego Authority Gears Up For Shipping Season
The St. Lawrence Seaway opened two weeks earlier this shipping season and U.S. ports took advantage of the warm weather to move cargo for their customers. In May, the Port of Oswego Authority received three shipments of aluminum totali... Read More
SUNY Oswego Achieves Historic Milestone in Fundraising Campaign
"With Passion & Purpose: The Campaign for SUNY Oswego" has achieved a historic milestone in its five-year journey by surpassing the $40 million announced goal. This is the largest announced campaign among all SUNY compreh... Read More
State Senator Pulling Out All Stops to Save Fitz
A glimmer of hope remains for the James A. FitzPatrick nuclear power facility in Scriba, soon to be shuttered by its owner, Entergy Corp. New York State Sen. Patty Ritchie (R-Oswegatchie) has introduced a bill in the Senate this we... Read More
Next Small Business Training Class to Begin in June
For those interested in expanding or starting a small business in Oswego County, there is a small business training class scheduled to begin in June. The course is scheduled to begin June 13. Classes will be held at Oswego Falls Busine... Read More
Novelis to Commission Another Automotive Line May 23
New Novelis plant manager Kevin Shutt has taken on his new position just in time for the aluminum production titan to commission its third automotive line at its plant in Scriba. On May 23, Novelis will commission its third automotive ... Read More
Oswego County Businesses Win SBA Small Business Excellence Awards
Two local small businesses were recognized during National Small Business Week at the U.S. Small Business Administration’s 18th annual Small Business Excellence Awards luncheon in Syracuse recently. Small businesses are selected ... Read More
Chirello Advertising Celebrates 20th anniversary
Steve Chirello Advertising is celebrating its 20-year anniversary this year. Over the past two decades, the agency has worked on a wide variety of projects for universities, multiple school districts, manufacturing and ret... Read More
NBT Bancorp Inc. Elects New Chairman
The board of directors of NBT Bancorp Inc. recently elected president and CEO Martin A. Dietrich to the position of chairman following the retirement of Daryl R. Forsythe. Dietrich also announced his intention to retire from active emp... Read More
SUNY Oswego May Graduates Finding Paths to Future
Among the nearly 1,600 students eligible to participate in SUNY Oswego's three May 14 commencement ceremonies, many have already found future paths in research, education, business, media and other fields. Philosophy major Kimberlyn Ba... Read More
New Manager Takes Helm at Novelis Oswego Works
Kevin Shutt has been named plant manager at Novelis Oswego Works, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling. Shutt brings 25 years of experience with Novelis to his new role overseeing operations at the Oswego pla... Read More
Blues Traveler Kicks Off 29th Annual Oswego Harborfest
On July 28, one of the largest free-admission music festivals in the nation will feature a special visitor. Rock legends Blues Traveler will appear on the NRG Lakeview Stage at 9:15 p.m. on Harborfest’s opening night, courtesy of... Read More
'I Am That Lady'
You might not recognize her name, the face might not seem familiar, but chances are, "I Am That Lady" will ring a bell. "That Lady" is Lauren Greutman of Oswego, a 2003 SUNY Oswego grad whose money-saving classes, blogs, boo... Read More
War on Poverty
Not since President Lyndon B. Johnson’s “War on Poverty” 52 years ago has the scale of mass poverty demanded such major initiatives from lawmakers. But this time, in the wake of glaring statistics that paint ... Read More
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