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Business Facilities magazine recently ranked Oswego County ninth in the top 10 food processing leaders across the U.S. in its 16th Annual Rankings Report. The rankings were based on “employment, announced projects and recent expansions, among other criteria.” Oswego County is home to Fresh Food Products (Champlain Valley Specialty), K&Ns Foods USA., Tet Bakery and …

‘A Very Wild Ride’

Oswego chamber, CenterState CEO unite to offer aid to business community during global pandemic By …
Recovery process at Broadwell Hospitality Group, the largest hospitality business in Oswego County, begins in …
Plans by area colleges include COVID-19 test, quarantine at home and use of face masks …

Cover Story

CNY’s Newest Vineyard

Strigo Farmhouse in Baldwinsville, owned by Oswego native Joe Murabito and his wife Ana Maria, comes complete with a B&B and tasting room. It just opened for business Story by …

Special Features

By Aaron Gifford Experts attributes high taxes in NYS to the skyrocketing cost of public …

No Mask, No Service

NYS’s mask order has put employees on the frontlines of enforcement By Ken Sturtz The …

COVID-19 Tests Labor Laws

Gray areas exist in terms of how employers are obligated to provide safe working conditions …

Surviving 2020

Iconic retailer JC Penney in Oswego survived 1-2 punch of COVID-19, corporate bankruptcy. Store manager …
After a few slow months, real estate market is hot again, in part thanks to …

Death of the Handshake?

It may be on hiatus for the pandemic, but experts say rumors of the handshake’s …

Women in Business

The impact of women-owned businesses on the Central New York region and nation is significant …

James Reed

Skaneateles resident just named Excellus’s new president and CEO-elect. He talks about his career, his …
New CEO at Eastern Shore Associates Insurance talks about culture of company, plans for further …

Success Story

Oswego YMCA

Buoyed by past success, CEO Kerrie Ann Webb navigates organization through still another threatening crisis By Lou Sorendo Kerrie Ann Webb is familiar with what it takes to make a …

Dining Out

Kyle’s Wigwam

Restaurant on the shores of Sandy Pond in Pulaski offers good food with a view By Christopher Malone Looking to finally take your step out into the world and enjoy …

Departments

L. Michael Treadwell ooc@oswegocounty.org ‘Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Operation Oswego County regretfully canceled its …

Summer in Fair Haven

Adaptability, natural beauty, community spirit brighten summer in this Cayuga County village By Tim Nekritz …
Four policy changes have dramatically benefited business owners, making it harder for unions to organize …

Eric Summers

This will be a unique and challenging year for college athletics, says new interim director …
Interviews by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant “We have three guest rooms. We’re just now starting to …

John Stage

Owner of Dinosaur Bar-B-Que in Syracuse talks about building a chain of seven restaurants By …
By Wagner Dotto I had a handyman come to my home the other day and the …

Laos, Southeast Asia

Country is worth a visit — no McDonald’s or KFC and attractive sites to see …
By Bruce Frassinelli bfrassinelli@ptd.net ‘The three brands are the latest of a number of products …