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A city of north-central New York at the mouth of the Oswego River, about 37 km (23 mi) long, on Lake Ontario northwest of Syracuse. A British trading post was founded in Oswego c. 1722.
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But the task would exceed our prerogatives; and, as history, like love, is so apt to surround her heroes with an atmosphere of imaginary brightness, it is probable that Louis de Saint Veran will be viewed by posterity only as the gallant defender of his country, while his cruel apathy on the shores of the Oswego and of the Horican will be forgotten.
Among these was the loss of Fort Oswego in 1756, and of Fort William Henry in the following year.
Accordingly, Oswego, Niagara, Detroit, Michilimackinac, and other posts on the American side of the lakes, were given up.
19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The County of Oswego Industrial Development Agency called on Governor Cuomo today to fight for Upstate New York and the thousands of families whose livelihoods depend on the James A.
HFF) announced today that it has closed the sale of The Mark at Lake Oswego, an 82-unit, garden-style multi-housing community in Lake Oswego, Oregon, a southern suburb of Portland.
We didn't want to play any other team than Lake Oswego for the title," Sheldon senior Connor Strahm said.
Provost of Homestead Road, Holden, a senior majoring in journalism, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at SUNY Oswego.
Love, who averaged nearly 26 points per game as a junior last season at Lake Oswego, is considered the top low-post high school player in the country.
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The Oswego City School District in New York recently reported that Entergy Nuclear Northeast has donated $2,000 to Oswego High School for a student-built electric car project.
Local New York newspaper the Oswego Daily recently reported that state senator James Wright, chairman of the senate Energy and Telecommunications Committee, announced that the senate's proposed $1-billion tax cut package includes a 20-cent per gallon tax incentive for New York State biofuel producers.
But the lessons learned from less well-known districts, such as Oswego in New York, are no less powerful.