Brian Carrier, Gretchen Nation of Oregon City's vintage-sourced guitars, jewelry

Brian Carrier, Gretchen Nation of Oregon City's vintage-sourced guitars, jewelry

Both Brian Carrier and Gretchen Nation say the same thing — they have to be doing something....

Dollhouse Tea Room hosts specialty events for all ages

Dollhouse Tea Room hosts specialty events for all ages

Jana Cooley knows that little girls (and maybe even big ones) want to be princesses, and she can...

Be part of Oregon City Team Kyla at Shamrock Run in Portland

Be part of Oregon City Team Kyla at Shamrock Run in Portland

When their 7-year-old daughter Kyla was diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor in June 2005, her...

Milwaukie couple opens Mezza Restaurant in Woodstock

Milwaukie couple opens Mezza Restaurant in Woodstock

Joris Barbaray and his wife, Gisella, met at Val Thorens, a French ski resort, where he was a...

Angie and Victor Hungerford of Milwaukie help build 20-acre farm, school in Uganda

Angie and Victor Hungerford of Milwaukie help build 20-acre farm, school in Uganda

For Angie Hungerford, traveling played a significant role in formulating her dream to start a...

OCHS grad Arleigh Letzer named princess on Clackamas County Fair and Canby Rodeo court

OCHS grad Arleigh Letzer named princess on Clackamas County Fair and Canby Rodeo court

It’s not easy auditioning to be part of the Clackamas County Fair and Canby Rodeo court. The...

Nigel Bray of Oregon City helps rebuild village school destoyed by earthquake

Nigel Bray of Oregon City helps rebuild village school destoyed by earthquake

For years, Nigel Bray has wanted to take his general contracting skills to places affected by...

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PHOTO BY ELLEN SPITALERI - Members of the 'Grease' cast show some attitude as they get ready to rehearse Greased Lightnin' on the main stage at Rex Putnam High School.
February 10, 2016

Rex Putnam High School puts on slick production of 'Grease'

by Ellen Spitaleri
“Grease” is having a moment right now: the live broadcast with a host of young celebrities was a hit on Fox on Jan. 31, and now Rex…
PHOTO BY DICK TRTEK - From left, Jessica Dart, director of 'Breaking Rank,' consults with writer Patti Jay and actress Cecily Overman.
February 10, 2016

'Breaking Rank' helps female veterans heal

by Ellen Spitaleri
Milwaukie resident Patti Jay experienced childhood trauma when she was 9 years old; her father was a World War II veteran struggling…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Oregon City resident Debbie Norvell, along with avalanche dogs Sage and Barrett, takes some time off in the warmth of the ski patrol break room at Mt. Hood Meadows.
February 03, 2016

Award-winning Debbie Norvell of Oregon City on Mt. Hood Ski Patrol since 1997

by Ellen Spitaleri
Debbie Norvell, who spends four to five days a week as a hairdresser at Heidi’s Too! in Oregon City, started skiing in high school and…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Surja Tjahaja will lead a free talk on mindfulness eating on Jan. 25 at the Pioneer Center. He is shown here enjoying a typical meal.
January 20, 2016

Surja Tjahaja to lead free mindful eating event on Jan. 25 at Pioneer Center in Oregon City

by Ellen Spitaleri
Surja Tjahaja’s timing is perfect for his upcoming free introductory talk on mindfulness eating at the Pioneer Center. The season of…
PHOTO BY STEVE BERLINER - Steve Berliner's photo of a white-breasted nuthatch perched on a dead branch won fourth place in the portrait and macro category in the 10th annual Swarovski Optik Digiscoper of the Year competition.
January 13, 2016

Steve Berliner of Jennings Lodge wins award in photo competition

by Ellen Spitaleri
For Jennings Lodge resident Steve Berliner, 2015 was a top-notch year, as in early November he found out that his photo of a…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Elisabeth Goebel, center, as Florence Foster Jenkins, holds court as, from left, Arleen Daugherty, Todd Carlson and Mary Weigel look on.
January 06, 2016

New Century Players' 'Glorious!' is funny, off-key portrait of infamous 'worst singer in the…

by Ellen Spitaleri
The holiday plays and pageants are over, but there is no need to suffer the winter doldrums, as New Century Players presents…
PHOTO BY ELLEN SPITALERI - During the 2014 bird count, Ron Myers, right, notes which birds the group has seen, while leader Dan Strong checks out the birds at a site behind La Salle Catholic College Preparatory.
December 26, 2015

Volunteers needed for annual Audubon Society Christmas Bird Count

by Ellen Spitaleri
The first Saturday in January is always noteworthy for one major activity — the annual Audubon Society of Portland Christmas Bird…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Colleen Moore was named Oregon's TOPS Queen for 2015; she attended state Recognition Days in Coos Bay in May and will hand on her title in Seaside in May of 2016.
December 16, 2015

Oregon City resident is state's biggest loser

by Ellen Spitaleri
Over the past 25 years, Colleen Moore has lost something and gained something. What did she lose? A whopping 101 pounds. What did she…
PHOTO BY ELLEN SPITALERI - Joreth Toropov, the chef at Oregon City's Weinhard Grill, mixes up a pot of freshly made soup. Everything he cooks is made from scratch from fresh ingredients.
December 16, 2015

Weinhard Grill brings from-scratch menu items, respect for history to downtown Oregon City

by Ellen Spitaleri
The decor in the recently opened Weinhard Grill in downtown Oregon City somehow manages to be both sleekly modern and homey, with…

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