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Today, Oct. 4, we announced plans to invest up to $100 billion over the next

Leaders from the U.S. Department of Energy, the New York State Energy Research and Development

At 141 years old, the Oswego Health system is one of just a handful of

The Operation Oswego County Board of Trustees named Austin Wheelock the new executive director of Operation Oswego County, effective January 1, 2023.

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Meet The Publisher

By Ken Sturtz Alec Johnson is busy publishing Oswego Shopper and Oswego County News — and five daily newspapers and more than a dozen publications in what has become the largest

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Sarah Farley

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant New executive director of Fulton Community Development Agency excited with her

By Steve Yablonski  He may be the boss—but to dentist Benjamin Fruce, he’s still dad.

By Christopher Malone Fulton has more flavor with new Mexican restaurant For reviews, I’ve been

By Ken Sturtz After surviving the pandemic many aging restaurant owners are retiring, leading to

By Ken Sturtz While Amazon has scrapped new warehouses and delayed some projects already under

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant The CNY manufacturing sector is booming. Two area experts shared their

By Steve Yablonski SUNY Oswego has far-reaching economic impact Not only does SUNY Oswego influence

Meet The Publisher

By Ken Sturtz Alec Johnson is busy publishing Oswego Shopper and Oswego County News — and

By Margaret McCormick Developer and real estate broker Stephen Skinner making his mark in Syracuse

By Ken Sturtz Over a decade it has evolved from a fledgling startup to become

Sean Hennessey

By Steve Yablonski Queens native is now the interim director of the New York State

Feature Stories

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

By Steve Yablonski Thanks in part to Infrastructure Bill, company expects substantial growth Lindsey Aggregates

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant The current economy represents one of the nation’s toughest time to

By Steve Yablonski AE Industrial Partners also specializes in aerospace, defense and government services, space,

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Industry should continue investing in technology, talent, experts say Manufacturing represents

By Steve Yablonski City’s DRI projects are moving ahead The city of Fulton is positioned

By Gabrielle Olya Here’s how much most Americans think you actually need to retire A common

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant The average American pays $7 in banking fees every single month,

E-Bank or Brick-and-Mortar?

By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Online banking may offer convenience but experts say having a personal

Success Story

By Ken Sturtz Over a decade it has evolved from a fledgling startup to become a major ‘catalyst for change’ in Oswego County.  Longtime SUNY Oswego chemistry professor Richard “Dick”

Dining Out

By Christopher Malone Fulton has more flavor with new Mexican restaurant For reviews, I’ve been frequenting restaurants attached to or sharing property with hotels as of late. It’s not a

Departments

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

By L. Michael Treadwell Manufacturing is growing in all corners of Oswego County, across many

By Bruce Frassinelli More than one-quarter of all U.S. newspapers have shut down since 2004.

John R. Halleron

By Steve Yablonski Longtime business adviser who helped thousands to start or expand their business,

Interviews by Deborah Jeanne Sergeant “I think the best marketing tool is newsletters and being

Art McLaughlin

By Steve Yablonski Art McLaughlin, owner of Art’s Parts and More, began fixing things in

Basel, Switzerland

By: Sandra Scott The medieval Swiss town borders Germany and France. It features museums, beautiful

L. Michael Treadwell ooc@oswegocounty.org Operation Oswego County (OOC) held its 70th annual meeting June 16