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After nearly 40 years of leading Operation Oswego County, Inc., L. Michael Treadwell will retire

Oswego County Federal Credit Union officially opened its new Phoenix branch on Route 264, across

NBT Bancorp Inc. (NBT) and Salisbury Bancorp, Inc. (Salisbury) have entered into a definitive agreement

SUNY Oswego is now formally recognized as a university. The university will continue to be known as SUNY Oswego, but its official

Cover Story

Austin Wheelock Now in Charge

Operation Oswego County’s new executive director is now in charge of economic development in Oswego County. He is optimistic about the county’s future and expects substantial growth in the region

Special Features

Sharon Lynett

For new publisher of The Palladium-Times and The Valley News, newspaper roots run deep By

After 17 years owners Bill and Karen Hubel sell their business There’s a new “moon”

By Stefan Yablonski Since 1947, the Longley family has been in the automotive business —

By Stefan Yablonski Robert Natoli, the Oswego entrepreneur who built Rentavision, a rent-to-own business, and

Capitalizing on the Snow

The Tug Hill earned a reputation as the “snowiest place” east of the Mississippi, and

Dentist Travis T. Kearns (right) joined Associated Dental Arts of Oswego. The practice is owned

Brewerton restaurant — The Waterfront Tavern — aims for comfort By Christopher Malone It’s difficult

CNY Real Estate Cools Off

Property prices are not climbing as quickly as they had been; inventory remains limited By

Cicero, Pennellville, Phoenix and Central Square are some of the areas likely to see a

Austin Wheelock Now in Charge

Operation Oswego County’s new executive director is now in charge of economic development in Oswego

Talks about losing companies — Nestle, Miller Brewing — retainting others L. Michael Treadwell is

Feature Stories

CNY Real Estate Cools Off

Property prices are not climbing as quickly as they had been; inventory remains limited By

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant If you have your eye on retiring from your small business,

Talks about losing companies — Nestle, Miller Brewing — retainting others L. Michael Treadwell is

Treadwell is retiring after nearly 40 years leading economic development in Oswego County By Stefan

Head of SUNY Oswego’s Office of Business and Community Relations now at the helm of

The professionals who raise money for nonprofits are leaving and replacing them isn’t easy. That’s

Surgeon General issues report that shows poor working conditions correlate with physical health problems like

Is Presenteeism Dead?

The days employees used to drag themselves to work, even when they were sick, seem

By Steve Yablonski The Biden Administration is working to steel the Buy American Act of

Success Story

Building a Restaurant Business

Owner of LaParrilla in Oswego also owns Brandon’s Pub and Grill in Fair Haven and Brandon’s Bayfront in Wolcott. He works at growing his business while also holding down a

Dining Out

Brewerton restaurant — The Waterfront Tavern — aims for comfort By Christopher Malone It’s difficult to miss The Waterfront Tavern while coming over the Route 11 bridge in Brewerton, whether

Departments

Interviews by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant “Our hope is to take advantage of the technology available

Jennell Thurn

Owner of Treasure Lilly Boutique in Central Square started in her home’s basement; it now

Tinian Island

Part of Northern Mariana Islands and near Guam, tiny island has historical connections with the

Publisher’s Note

By Wagner Dotto I was about to launch Oswego County Business Magazine in 1992 when

By L. Michael Treadwell The COIDA was formed in 1973 in accordance with New York

By Tim Nekritz The easy genre-relevant lead would be to compare Aaron Lee to a

Why leaders must have a strong commitment to ethical principles — and instill in all

Interviews by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant “I don’t think I’m going to retire as soon as

Victoria Usherwood Gailinas

By Steve Yablonski Owner of website iHeartOswego.com celebrates 10 years in business; she explains how

Bariloche, Argentina

Get a taste of Europe’s Alpine region while in Argentina San Carlos de Bariloche, more