Oswego Community Unit School District 308 invites the community to several presentations, with the opportunity to learn more and ask questions about the operating referendum on the April 2 ballot.Community Conversations are being held in three locations: March 5 at the Oswego Public Library, 5:30-7pm; March 13 at Oswego Fire
Village of Oswego staff and officials are deeply saddened at the loss of life in yesterday’s mass shootingincident, which included the deaths of two of Oswego’s own residents. This tragedy has not just hit close to home – it has left all of Oswego grieving alongside our neighbors. Our thoughts
5 Civilians confirmed dead, 5 Police confirmed shot, and 1 injured. Shooter confirmed dead; identified as 45-year-old Gary Martin.We followed with live postings updating the community in our article seen here: ACTIVE SHOOTING AURORA
due to popular demand, we have blacked his face
OnlyOswego.com was the first to report that Martin was
ORIGINAL: Reports of active shooting happening now, 1:55pm, Feb 15th. One officer reported shot. Shots still being fired. Area of Highland & Prairie. *Shooting started at Henry Pratt Manufacturing, 401 S Highland Local schools will be on lockdown. Stay online for further information...
5 Civilians confirmed dead, 5 Police confirmed
Bucky’s Gas Station, in Oswego, donated $500 for STEM materials to Fox Chase Elementary School. Principal Janet DeMont and her “assistant for the day”, Mr. Egdorf, accepted this generous gift from through the Exxon Mobile Educational Alliance Program.
You may remember local resident Dennis Lowery from an article we did a few months back called "Life Rolls On." Dennis became paralyzed after a swimming accident on Memorial Day, 2011. Since then he's kept the motto "Life Rolls On" which he prominently displays on his forearm.
"This Valentine's Day, get yourself what you really want." his ad prominently states. Naperville attorney , David Schaffer, suggests divorce this holiday usually reserved for couples. In an interview he says "[Divorce} could be the best Valentine's present."
Although counter-intuitive to the holiday, Schaffer says that divorces reach their peak
I am deeply saddened today by the passing of our friend, Stan Bond. As anyone who knew Stan can attest, he fully embodied the qualities of a public servant. His deliberate, thoughtful and responsible leadership was matched only by his joyful sense of humor.
Stan served two terms on the village
Nine9 Modeling and Acting Chicago, which appears to be a subsidiary of One Source Talent, despite claiming to be a "a commission free service" [Ref Link] seems to be about as illegitimate as a business can be.Nine9.com first came on our radar when they began advertising locally for extras in
Estimated restoration is not until 11:15am tomorrow, Feb 13.
If you have family or friends in this community, please check to make sure they have adequate heat.