winter http://wrvo.org en Even after difficult winter, rock salt supplies are OK http://wrvo.org/post/even-after-difficult-winter-rock-salt-supplies-are-ok <p></p><p>It's been a tough winter so far this season, even for the hardiest of upstate New Yorkers. But what do all these snowy days and icy conditions mean for the area's rock salt supplies?<br /><br />"We were fortunate to have a fairly good supply at the beginning of the season and we are still OK," says Oswego Department of Public Works Commissioner Michael Smith. "If winter lasts at a normal length or if we can say maybe through the next month we'll be out of the worst of it, we'll be OK with our salt and sand mix."<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 12:15:57 +0000 Gino Geruntino 52174 at http://wrvo.org Even after difficult winter, rock salt supplies are OK School delays for Tuesday http://wrvo.org/post/school-delays-tuesday-2 <p>Lake effect snow is causing several area schools to issue delays, closings and cancelations. This list has been updated as of 2:30 p.m.</p><h3 class="name"><strong>Altmar-Parish-Williamstown</strong> <strong>Schools</strong>: No after school activities</h3><p><strong>Cato-Meridian Central: </strong>Closed</p><p><strong>Hannibal Central: </strong>No after school/evening activities</p><p><strong>Mexico Central:</strong> No after school/evening activities</p><p><strong>North Rose-Wolcott Central:</strong> Closed</p><p><strong>Oswego City Schools:</strong> No after school/evening activities</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:22:19 +0000 WRVO News 51850 at http://wrvo.org School delays for Tuesday School delays for Monday http://wrvo.org/post/school-delays-monday-0 <p>Heavy lake effect snow across parts of Oswego County is causing several schools to delay opening this morning. This post will be updated as more information comes in.</p><p><strong>Adirondack Central:</strong> 2 hour delay; no a.m. BOCES</p><p><strong>APW Central:</strong> Closed</p><p><strong>Camden Central:</strong> Closed</p><p><strong>Central Square Central:</strong>&nbsp;Closed</p><p><strong>Fulton City Schools:</strong> Closed</p><p><strong>Hannibal Central: </strong>Closed</p><p><strong>Mexico Central Schools:</strong> Closed</p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 12:21:48 +0000 WRVO News 51798 at http://wrvo.org School delays for Monday Syracuse sidewalk shoveling fine may not be dead http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-sidewalk-shoveling-fine-may-not-be-dead <p></p><p>A fine for not shoveling sidewalks after big snowstorms for Syracuse residents may not be dead, despite being handily defeated in the Common Council a few weeks ago.</p><p>When councilor Bob Dougherty proposed fining residents $100 for not clearing walkways after snowfall, <a href="http://wrvo.org/post/syracuse-common-council-votes-down-fine-unshoveled-sidewalks" target="_blank">he found little support</a>. Only fellow councilor Khalid Bey voted for the law with Dougherty.</p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 11:58:16 +0000 Ryan Delaney 51612 at http://wrvo.org School closings and delays for Friday http://wrvo.org/post/school-closings-and-delays-friday <p>Heavy snowfall and blowing winds have forced several schools to delay or close. This post will be updated regularly.</p><p><strong>Adirondack Central: </strong>2 hour delay; no a.m. pre-K, no a.m. BOCES</p><p><strong>Auburn City Schools:</strong> 1 hour delay</p><p><strong>Augustinian Academy:</strong> 2 hour delay; no a.m. pre-K</p><p><strong>A-P-W Central:</strong> 2 hour delay</p><p><strong>Baldwinsville Christian Academy:</strong> <strong>Closed</strong></p><p><strong>Beaver River Central:</strong> 2 hour delay</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:15:14 +0000 WRVO News 51368 at http://wrvo.org School closings and delays for Friday Cold weather grips central, northern New York http://wrvo.org/post/cold-weather-grips-central-northern-new-york <p></p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 13:19:16 +0000 Gino Geruntino 49367 at http://wrvo.org Cold weather grips central, northern New York Now That the Leaves Have Fallen http://wrvo.org/post/now-leaves-have-fallen <p>John Weeks talks about the sadness of the autumn leaf fall that is tempered by the wonderful colors and the knowledge of the beauty that lies ahead. He explains why leaves fall and the benefits of the yearly occurrence. Fri, 09 Nov 2012 13:25:00 +0000 John Weeks 28454 at http://wrvo.org