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Trail of Lights Returns Next Week at Monument Hill

The first Christmas Trail of Lights of the season starts Saturday, December 2 at Monument Hill State Park in La Grange. The lighted trail begins with a brand new feature, a "snowflake tunnel," then winds through brightly sparkling displays in the Park to the historic Kreische House built in 1855. Th


Fighter Pilot Dick Peck Takes Honor Flight to Washington D.C.

For over a year, local veteran John D. Marburger had been "bugging" Dick Peck, a highly decorated Vietnam War fighter pilot, to apply for one of the "Honor Flights" for veterans to Washington D.C. Peck finally said "yes" and returned from the experience on Veterans Day. "The trip was really fabulous


FEMA Briefs Governor, Vice President on Hurricane Recovery Efforts

AUSTIN - Gov. Greg Abbott and Vice President Mike Pence on Nov. 15 received a briefing on Hurricane Harvey recovery efforts at the Federal Emergency Management Agency Joint Field Office in the capital city. Pence, in town for the Republican Governors Association conference, joined Abbott, FEMA Admin


Carmine News: Ledbetter Lane of Lights opens Friday

Round Top-Carmine varsity girls basketball team hosts Thrall Nov. 28 at 5 p.m. JV and varsity boys play at Shiner St. Paul the same day also at 5 p.m. Girls will participate in the Brazos tournament, while the boys will be in the RT-C tournament Nov. 30-Dec. 2. Jr. High boys and girls play at Prairi


Information technology firms faced with a shortage of workers are training their own

Emery P. Dalesio, Associated Press Published 5:51 pm, Thursday, November 23, 2017 RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. - Some information technology companies are growing so concerned about their inability to find enough digital talent that they're training their own. IBM, Amazon and Microsoft now have app

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 23:50:00

Fans flock to stores for game gear, more

Red and blue are the official colors of West Wharton County this week as the area's two high schools prepare for round two of football playoffs. For some stores, the excitement over the El Campo Ricebirds' Friday game against Kilgore and the Louise Hornets' match up with the Burton Panthers has mean


Seen 'Columbus,' the movie? Meet Columbus, the modernist mecca

It's a pity Hollywood has no Oscar for best supporting architecture, because "Columbus" would have been a contender. The quirky indie film was shot in the small Indiana city of 45,000 people, known to modernist design geeks the world over. The monumental (if mute) second cast was cherry-picked from


Gingerbread Town: Burton to host Christmas Village

Charlene Free (front) carefully adds white paint to a gingerbread cutout while VelAnne Clifton looks to see where she can add touches to the design Tuesday morning in the Seed House at the Texas Cotton Gin Museum. They were getting the Gingerbread Village ready for the kids area at Christmas Village


Annual Fulton Christmas Tree Lighting Jubilee Slated December 7

FULTON - The city of Fulton's 2017 Christmas Tree Lighting Jubilee will be held on December 7 from 5 to 8 p.m. The official city Christmas Tree is located across from the Fulton Municipal Building at 141 S. First St. The tree will be lit at 6:30 p.m. with photos with Santa following directly after i

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 12:11:30

Cop Log: Fulton PD 11/06/2017

FULTON POLICE DEPT. Press Log 11/06/2017 - 11/12/2017 Arrests From 11/06/2017 To 11/12/2017 ------------- Arrest No.: 2017-748 Arrest Date: 11/06/2017 Arrest Time: 14:09 Last: REDMAN First: WALLACE Middle/Suffix: QUAY JR Address: 34 RATHBURN RD. Bldg: Apt: City: FULTON State: NY Zip: 13069_____


Cop Log: Fulton PD 10/30/17

FULTON POLICE DEPT. Press Log 10/30/2017 - 11/05/2017 Arrests From 10/30/2017 To 11/05/2017 ------------- Arrest No.: 2017-736 Arrest Date: 10/30/2017 Arrest Time: 00:14 Last: SZYMANSKI First: ERIC Middle/Suffix: Address: 502 W. BROADWAY Bldg: Apt: City: FULTON State: NY Zip: 13069_____ DOB: 0


Fulton Fire Chief Offers Winter Safety Suggestions

An unburied fire hydrant. FULTON, NY - As we slowly transition into the winter of 2017/2018, Fulton Fire Chief David Eiffe would like to take a minute to offer the following tips and safety suggestions: Please remember, it is very important to have the proper smoke and carbon monoxide detection equi


Friends of History Announces Annual Parade of Trees Kick Off

FULTON, NY - The Friends of History In Fulton, Inc. is pleased to announce its annual Parade of Trees. Santa's elves spent all day and night decorating the house inside and out. Now all we need is for you to come. We are located at 177 S.First St., in Fulton. Our phone number is 315-598-4616. Please


James O. Sullivan, 92

OSWEGO, NY - James O. Sullivan, 92, a resident of Oswego, passed away on Wednesday November 22, 2017, at his home with his family by his side. James O. Sullivan Born in Oswego, he was a son of the late Stephen J. and Agnes L. (Smith) Sullivan. He attended Oak Hill Park School, Fitzhugh Park School,

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 19:49:31

'Elvis' To Perform At Oswego Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

OSWEGO - Movie actor, national recording artist and concert performer "Legend" Elvis (Michael Paul Callahan) will make an appearance at 5:10 .p.m for the Port City's tree lighting ceremony on Saturday. Michael Paul Callahan is Elvis. Callahan, filming this month in a Hollywood movie with Jeff Goldbl

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 19:20:51

County Commends Volunteer Drivers For Veterans

OSWEGO - The Oswego County Legislature's Human Services Committee recently recognized the local branch of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Transportation Network. The national program began in 1987 to ensure that veterans have free transportation to their medical appointments. Volunteer drivers

OSWEGOCOUNTYTODAY.COM - 2017-11-24 11:58:28

Cruisin' Connecticut - A colonial "Christmas in Clinton"

CLINTON, Conn. (WTNH)- We're Cruisin' Connecticut to a historic home in Clinton to see how they celebrated the holidays in colonial times. Welcome to the Adam Stanton House. "The house itself was built in 1791 by Adam Stanton and his wife Elizabeth. They were very prosperous merchants who had moved

WTNH.COM - 2017-11-23 17:38:32

Christmas in Clinton set for Dec. 3

Come visit Santa's Workshop during the 22nd annual Christmas in Clinton celebration. This community event will include children's activities, contests, exhibits, performances, arts and crafts and food. The highlight of the day comes at dusk with the community sing, tree lighting and the arrival of S

SHORELINETIMES.COM - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Walk through Bethlehem, in Clinton

The Clinton Bible Fellowship invites the public to experience the Biblical-era Bethlehem over 2,000 years ago during the Walk through Bethlehem Saturday, Dec. 2 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Sunday Dec. 3 from 4 to 8 p.m. (Christmas in Clinton). Event takes place at the Clinton Bible Fellowship, 70 East Main

SHORELINETIMES.COM - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Black Friday Traffic Alert In Clinton

CLINTON, CT - Clinton Police are advising residents to be prepared for heavy traffic jams in the area of The Clinton Crossing Outlets on "Black Friday," the day after Thanksgiving (Nov. 24) and through the weekend. Police anticipate there will be heavy traffic jams, including lengthy backups on Rout