Latest Oswego County, New York Stories

2010-01-26 16:07:00

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- West Coast Bank is the presenting sponsor of Lake Oswego Reads for the fourth consecutive year.

2009-04-09 10:46:00

8,000 Residents Participate in the Free Community Program LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the third consecutive year, West Coast Bank was the presenting sponsor of Lake Oswego Reads, which distributed to the community 800 copies of the Lauren Kessler book Stubborn Twig: Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family. More than 8,000 people read the book or participated in book-related events, which celebrated the Japanese-American culture and offered...

2008-09-17 00:00:15

A construction permit to build a boat dock on the Willamette River in Lake Oswego has been revoked by a federal agency in order to look at the dock's potential to impact endangered species. A related lawsuit was filed by the Northwest Environmental Defense Center on Aug.

2008-07-29 15:00:42

By Dana Tims, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Jul.

2008-07-29 12:00:49

By Dana Tims, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Jul. 28--A city of Lake Oswego plan to dump tons of Oswego Lake sediment on a site near Luscher Farm Park, the jewel of Lake Oswego's open spaces, has some residents surprised and concerned about its environmental impact.

2008-07-16 12:00:50

By Wendy Owen, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Jul. 16--LAKE OSWEGO -- The Lake Oswego School District is known for working with community committees on topics from sex education to preventing bullying.

2007-02-10 12:00:00

Sunshine greeted residents of this snowbound village on Saturday, giving crews a chance to haul away some of the 8 feet of snow that has fallen during the past week.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.