Sewing from the time she could tie her shoes

Sewing from the time she could tie her shoes

Gresham seamstress talks of increasing need for alteration shops An old Singer pedal sewing...

Performance company says 'Thanks!' to volunteers

Performance company says 'Thanks!' to volunteers

Sandy Actors Theatre gear up for 2014-15 season Like all community-based companies, Sandy Actors...

Dealership charges into the future with sleek new look

Dealership charges into the future with sleek new look

Gresham Ford celebrates the completion of $2 million remodel Now that the dust is gone and the...

Gresham about to become Motor City

Gresham about to become Motor City

Gladstone man directs Gresham's Rockin' Round the Block event As classic car buffs prepare for...

Soulful Giving concert features world-class acts

Soulful Giving concert features world-class acts

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Gresham's Latest Features

August 12, 2014

OUT & ABOUT

by Rob Cullivan
Entertainment Calendar Art First Friday ArtWalk — 5-9 p.m. Sept. 5. Troutdale merchants host artists and musicians, as well as offer wine tastings, along Historic Columbia River Highway. “The…
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August 12, 2014

Business briefs

by Anne Endicott
Who’s your favorite young business professional? The Outlook is interested in doing monthly stories on the best of the best young managers and staff members of businesses in East Multnomah…
August 08, 2014

College news

by Lisa K. Anderson
California Lutheran University Anthony Nguyen of Fairview recently earned an undergraduate degree from California Lutheran University. Nguyen graduated with a bachelor's degree in exercise…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Julia and Michael Ronald
August 08, 2014

Wedding announcement

by Lisa K. Anderson
Gannon-Ronald Julia Gannon and Michael Ronald of Gresham were married Monday, June 23, on Palauea Beach in Maui, Hawaii. The Rev. Kolleen Wheeler officiated the Hawaiian lei exchange ceremony,…
August 08, 2014

Military news

by Lisa K. Anderson
NEWELL — Air Force Airman Corey T. Newell recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week…
August 01, 2014

College news

by Lisa K. Anderson
University of Iowa Allison Gallegos, a native of Gresham, recently received a bachelor's degree in health and human physiology from the University of Iowa. Approximately 5,000 degrees were…
July 31, 2014

Out & About

by Rob Cullivan
Entertainment Calendar Markets Gresham Farmers Market — 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot at Northwest Third Street and Miller Avenue. Market is open every Saturday through Oct. 25. Gresham…
July 29, 2014

College news

by Lisa K. Anderson
California Lutheran University Emma Peterson of Gresham is one of 745 students who made the dean’s list at California Lutheran University for the spring semester. Peterson is an English major.…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Anderson with Zeus, a Greenwing Macaw parrot (on the left), and Sam, a Hyacinth Macaw, at a mall show in Salem.
July 29, 2014

Bird man brings parrots to Fairview

by Cari Hachmann
Zoologist and wild life educator plan visit to Fairview-Columbia Library Aug. 6 They call him the Oregon Bird Man. Seen wearing tropical shirts beneath an armor of khaki, he makes visits to…
July 25, 2014

Military news

by Lisa K. Anderson
Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Jedidiah D. Acott recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive,…

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by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JIM CLARK - Corbett resident Chad Olin stands beside his authentically restored 1971 Dodge  Coronet, replicating the vehicle once used by his grandfather, Oren Wes Olin, the city of Fairviews first police chief. The uniform, hat and law enforcement equipment also belonged to the elder Olin, who died in June 1982.
Jul 25, 2014

Restored vehicle is more than just living history

by Anne Endicott
Local man's replication a tribute to his grandfather A few weeks ago, Corbett resident Chad Olin took his father, Lanny, for a ride in a car he had just finished restoring. “I asked Dad if it…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JIM CLARK - Wayne Swanson was awarded a Purple Heart for military merit after a combat injury on Sept. 16, 1966. The Purple Heart is the second highest meritorious award presented to members of the armed forces.
Jul 25, 2014

Vietnam veteran surprised by Purple Heart

by Anne Endicott
- Boring resident receives second highest military honor 47 years later It’s been said that good news travels fast. But 47 years doesn’t seem very quick. “It’s an honor I never thought I would…
by: OUTLOOK FILE PHOTO - Dr. Harald Schoeppner, director of gastroenterology at Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center, said that on average, 1 in 20 people could develop colon cancer. Routine screenings, he added, can reduce the rate to 1 in 100.
Jul 25, 2014

Early screening for colon cancer saves lives

by Anne Endicott
Risk increases along with age When a medical practitioner spots an uptick in one particular disease or diagnosis, it’s a sure bet he or she will conduct some research. Dr. Harald Schoeppner,…
Jul 22, 2014

College news

by Lisa K. Anderson
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock Heather Dorner of Portland was named to the May 2014 dean’s list at The University of Arkansas at Little Rock.
Jul 22, 2014

Out and About

by Rob Cullivan
Arts & Culture First Friday ArtWalk — 5-9 p.m. Aug. 1, Troutdale merchants host artists and musicians, as well as offer wine tastings, along Historic Columbia River Highway. “Here Comes the Sun”…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Tonight Show alumnus Pete Christlieb will blow his saxophone with the Linda Small Quintet at 5:45 p.m. Aug. 2.
Jul 22, 2014

This city's about to blow!

by Rob Cullivan
Mt. Hood Jazz Festival features Bobby Torres, Soul City In less than two weeks, Gresham will turn into Swingtown for two days when the Mt. Hood Jazz Festival takes place. The fun starts Friday,…
by: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Daniel Hunter and Skyler Bush
Jul 18, 2014

Engagement

by Lisa K. Anderson
Bush-Hunter Skyler Marlana Bush and Daniel Kevin Hunter of Gresham are engaged to be married Saturday, Sept. 27. The daughter of Arnott and Jennifer Serviss of Gresham, Skyler attended Barlow…
Jul 18, 2014

Honor roll

by Lisa K. Anderson
Barlow High School The following students were named to the honor roll at Barlow High School for spring semester. Seniors 4.0 — Karla Aguilera, Jenna Altenhofen, Pancho Arango-Velasco, Dillon…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: JIM CLARK - Jackson Clark offers a sack lunch to a man behind the Gresham Post Office. The 6-year-old started a mission to feed the hungry more than a year ago, after his mom explained what it meant to be homeless.
Jul 18, 2014

The small hands that feed others

by Anne Endicott
Six-year-old Jackson Clark makes sack lunches for the homeless Wrapping one’s head around the complexities of homelessness is difficult for most adults, but in the mind of one child, the answer…
by: OUTLOOK PHOTO: LAURA KNUDSON  - Cheryl Mulick, a volunteer for Paws Assisting Veterans, receives a kiss from one of the service dogs she is training.
Jul 18, 2014

Damascus dog trainer digs deep for veterans in need

by Laura Knudson
Tucked away in the rolling hills of Damascus is dog trainer Cheryl Mulick’s 1960s style ranch house, complete with a barn converted into a dog training facility. The property is home to Mulick’s…




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