A taste of the good life

A taste of the good life

Doctor's nutrition book provides fun, easy path to healthy eating, lifestyle Dr. Miles Hassell...

Getting deep 'Into the Woods'

Getting deep 'Into the Woods'

Director, performer excited to bring Sondeim's fairy-tale musical to Beaverton stage Friday When...

Hip-hop dancing, 'Newton' drive home physics fun

Hip-hop dancing, 'Newton' drive home physics fun

Highland Park hosts elaborate NASA/Honeywell production Students at Highland Park Middle School...

Oregon Technology Business Center relocates

Oregon Technology Business Center relocates

Fledgling tech firms now have support right in downtown Beaverton Oregon Technology Business...

State road funds stuck in traffic

State road funds stuck in traffic

Lawmakers wrangle barriers to paying for highway, bridge work Oregon lawmakers next year will...

Author makes 'Chicken Soup' from youthful struggles

Author makes 'Chicken Soup' from youthful struggles

Shannon Kaiser thrives as a writer and life coach When Shannon Kaiser submitted her first article...

Expansion of Murray-Scholls Library to start in October

Expansion of Murray-Scholls Library to start in October

Project to add 3,500 square feet from vacant space next door When the Murray-Scholls branch of...

Thriving, not just surviving

Thriving, not just surviving

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October 02, 2014

State Ag Board lines up legislative priorities

by Mateusz Perkowski
ENTERPRISE — The Oregon Board of Agriculture plans to narrow down a list of priorities in its recommendations to lawmakers during the upcoming 2015 legislative session. During a Sept. 23 meeting…
October 02, 2014

Farmers see troublesome legislation on the horizon

by Mateusz Perkowski
Non-farm uses expanding in some state land-use zones ENTERPRISE — Potential conflicts between farming and other land uses in Oregon are likely to inspire new legislative proposals next year,…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: BETH WOLFSONG - Jennifer Wolfsong crosses the finish line on Sunday morning in the Mountain Lakes 100 run at Lake Olallie in the Mount Hood National Forest. She ran to draw attention to an annual dolphin slaughter in Taiji, Japan.
October 02, 2014

Dolphin-rights runner completes 100-mile run

by Shannon O. Wells
Cedar Hills woman negates earlier disappointment with big finish By finishing the Mountain Lakes 100 run on Sunday before noon, Jennifer Wolfsong feels like she’s back on track with her ability…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF MCSO - Mohamed O. Mohamud was sentenced Wednesday, Oct. 1, to 30 years in prison for the attempted bombing in November 2010 of the Pioneer Courthouse Square Christmas tree-lighting ceremony,
October 01, 2014

Tree-lighting ceremony bomber sentenced to 30 years in prison

by Pamplin Media Group
Mohamed O. Mohamud will spend the next 30 years in prison, after he was sentenced Wednesday morning for a plot to detonate an 1,800-pound bomb in a van next to a holiday gathering at Pioneer…
Delaurentiis
October 01, 2014

Aloha man pleads guilty to roommate's 2012 murder

by Shannon O. Wells
Mediation deal keeps Christian Delaurentiis from death penalty An Aloha man accused of killing and dismembering his roommate’s body in May 2012 pleaded guilty on Friday to aggravated murder in…
October 01, 2014

Travel guru Steves throws his name into the pot

by Shannon O. Wells
Rick Steves to visit Beaverton to discuss legalized marijuana in Oregon In his longtime advocacy for the legalization of marijuana for recreational as well as medical use, European travel guru…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Mayor Denny Doyle and Jennifer Rivas, B-SOBR program coordinator, receive the Award for Excellence from the League of Oregon Cities.
September 30, 2014

League of Oregon Cities honors B-SOBR program for innovations

by Shannon O. Wells
Grant-funded program helps repeat drunk drivers rebuild their lives in Beaverton The Beaverton Sobriety Opportunity for Beginning Recovery received the League of Oregon Cities 2014 Award for…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Pacific Green Party gubernatorial candidate shakes hands with his Democratic rival, Gov. John Kitzhaber and Republican state Rep. Dennis Richardson, during a Sept. 22 joint appearance at the Pamplin Media Group offices in Portland. The former Beaverton teacher made a surprise entry into the newspaper's offices to take part in the joint appearance.
September 29, 2014

Beaverton's Levin still drawing attention

by Peter Wong
When Jason Levin crashed a meeting of the two major-party candidates for governor with the Pamplin Media Group/EO Media Group on Sept. 22, it wasn’t the first time that the Pacific Green Party…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - People in need are invited to head to the Union Gospel Mission's 14th annual Operation Overcoat block party today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in downtown Portland.
September 27, 2014

Operation Overcoat provides meals, clothes and services

by Christina Lent
Update: Union Gospel Mission attracts hundreds with downtown street fair Hundreds of the Portland area's homeless and low-income community received clothing and a meal Saturday during the Union…
September 27, 2014

City crews will repave neighborhood streets starting Sunday

by Beaverton Valley Times
The city of Beaverton will mill and repave Southwest 22nd Street, Iris, Violet, Whisper and Whistling courts as well as Whistling Way from Sunday, Sept. 28, through Wednesday, Oct. 8. Work will…

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Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Victor Moreno-Hernandez, right, was sentenced Thursday in Washington County Circuit Court in Hillsboro to 30 years and 10 months in prison for his role in pimping and prostituting a 13-year-old girl through the Stars Cabaret adult dancing club in Beaverton.
Sep 26, 2014

Beaverton man gets 30 years for pimping, prostituting…

by Shannon O. Wells
Prosecutor calls Stars Cabaret case a window to wider sex trafficking problem A 30-year sentence imposed on Victor Moreno-Hernandez Thursday for sexually abusing and prostituting a 13-year-old…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Jennifer Wolfsong, seen here finishing a 100-mile run she took on herself in 2012, plans to finish the Mountain Lakes 100 run this weekend to draw attention to, and raise money to help stop, ritualistic dolphin slaughters in Taiji, Japan.
Sep 26, 2014

Run for the dolphins

by Shannon O. Wells
Cedar Hills lawyer to run 100 miles to raise awareness of dolphin slaughter ritual Jennifer Wolfsong’s latest attempt to run 100 miles to raise awareness of ritualistic dolphin slaughters in…
Photo Credit: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - One of the Oregon Department of Transportations new reader boards is located on Highway 26 between Cornelius Pass Road and 185th Avenue. Commuters say the information allows them to figure out how much longer their commute is likely to be and whether they will need to take another route.
Sep 25, 2014

High-tech highways roll into region

by Doug Burkhardt
Technology makes commuter, truck routes more friendly Seven highways and major arterial roads in the Beaverton area are poised to take a big leap into the future. Fueled by more than $10 million…
Sep 25, 2014

Auditor wants Metro to hang up recycling phone

by Steve Law
Fewer calls, more people going online put cost in question After 30 years, it’s time for Metro to reassess its use of a telephone-based recycling hotline, which is getting less use each year,…
Sep 25, 2014

OHSU: State makes a big 'dent' in number of uninsured

by Peter Korn
Oregon has made “phenomenal” progress in reducing the ranks of the uninsured since implementation of the Affordable Care Act, according to the lead author of a study released Thursday by Oregon…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - TVF&R Bethany Station 68 crew members Jenny Pelster, firefighter/paramedic; Bryan Simmons, engineer; Capt. Walker Mallison; and Luka Micetic, firefighter/paramedic, stand in front of one of the station's two drive-through apparatus bays. The new station serving Bethany and Oak Hills has room to grow to meet future service demands.
Sep 25, 2014

Bethany Fire Station 68 is ready to serve

by Christina Lent
TVF&R firefighters say new facility was worth the wait The long wait for a true fire station in Bethany is over. Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue opened Station 68 last week at the corner of…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Beverly Woolf, program assistant for Second Home, will serve as a panelist for a discussion on homelessness held at the former City Hall on Wednesday, Oct. 1.
Sep 25, 2014

Finding a way home

by Shannon O. Wells
Homelessness forum raises awareness of students' plight and discusses solutions Not all young people without a dependable home environment fit the easy stereotype the word homeless tends to…
Sep 24, 2014

National day of remembrance to converge in OC

by Raymond Rendleman
Mt. View Cemetery has only memorial for victims locally - More than 6,000 people are murdered every 10 weeks nationwide, and that number includes vehicular homicide. Since 1978, there have been…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Bree O'Keeffe holds her son Rhys while attending her husband John's military banner dedication on Murray Boulevard.
Sep 23, 2014

Ceremony for military banner lauds service of Beaverton officer…

by Shannon O. Wells
Officer John O'Keeffe honored with military service banner above Murray Boulevard Bree O’Keeffe has a feeling her husband, John, wouldn’t be as excited about the banner flying above Southwest…
Photo Credit: TRIBUNE PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Gubernatorial candidates Gov. John Kitzhaber, left, state Rep. Dennis Richardson, center, and Pacific Green Party's Jason Levin, right, discussed a handful of issues Monday morning during their first joint appearance before the editorial boards of the Pamplin Media Group and the East Oregonian (EO) Media Group.
Sep 24, 2014

Kitz, Richardson shine light on differences in first joint…

by Peter Wong
Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber defended his record of achievement Monday morning while Republican and Pacific Green rivals battered him on the Cover Oregon website fiasco, education funding and…



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