onondaga onondaga  /ˌɑ nən ˈdɔ ɡə/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a member of the Iroquoian people formerly living between Lake Champlain and the Saint Lawrence River
  2. (n) the Iroquoian language spoken by the Onondaga

News

  1. Stacey Castor back in court

    The Onondaga County woman convicted of killing one of her husbands was back in a county courtroom. Stacey Castor took the stand again Friday morning.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: YNN Syracuse

  2. Onondaga County judgments: May 24 to 31

    Judgments of $5,000 or more filed and docketed at the Onondaga County clerk's office
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Post-Standard

  3. Onondaga County DA says 'there's a cancer in the state Legislature'

    Evoking a Watergate-era quote, Onondaga County District Attorney William Fitzpatrick says "There's a cancer in the state Legislature." He and the other 61 district attorneys statewide support a bill to give them more power to root out government corruption.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNYCentral.com

Quotes

  1. "For far too long, people living throughout the Finger Lakes in Onondaga, Cayuga and Tompkins counties have been suffering, trying to get big rigs off the back roads winding through the region," Paterson said in a press release "Residents...
    on May 12, 2008 By: David Paterson Source: Auburn Citizen

  2. "Now that Onondaga County voted almost unanimously and the Wayne County candidate has endorsed Dale, the party designation is virtually assured and the real work of reaching the voters of Onondaga, Cayuga, Wayne and Monroe counties can begin,"...
    on May 6, 2008 By: James Walsh Source: Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

  3. "That's where we got our start," Mike said. "The Onondaga Indians always said that lacrosse was a gift from The Creator. Basically, their whole philosophy is that The Creator is watching every time they step on the field and The Creator is...
    on May 10, 2007 By: Mikey Powell Source: Boston Globe (registration)

Word of the Day
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