School House Pantry hits 10-year mark

School House Pantry hits 10-year mark

Celebrate by donating 10 items during October It all began in a small closet at Tualatin...

Tomato season closing, next up: winter squash

Tomato season closing, next up: winter squash

I am trying not to show my disappointment. My husband, Mark, is bringing me fewer and fewer...

Mrs. Clackamas County urges all to Walk to Cure Diabetes

Mrs. Clackamas County urges all to Walk to Cure Diabetes

In an effort to raise awareness and funds for JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes, Mrs. Clackamas County,...

Meeting the needs of dogs and cats

Meeting the needs of dogs and cats

Expansion proves that Nature's Pet Market is doing the right thing In an era when many pet...

Moxie Dance offering two master dance classes

Moxie Dance offering two master dance classes

Moxie Dance Theatre will present two master dance classes under the direction of Jourdan Epstein...

LOCAL 14 show focuses on 'Primary Colors'

LOCAL 14 show focuses on 'Primary Colors'

Show proves 'Creativity Knows No Age!' LOCAL 14 will present its 47th annual show and sale Oct....

Seven by Seven exhibit to open at 510 Museum & ARTspace

Seven by Seven exhibit to open at 510 Museum & ARTspace

Colored pencil creates images with depth of color Seven by Seven: A Colored Pencil Exhibition...

65 riders taking bike commute challenge

65 riders taking bike commute challenge

The Bicycle Transportation Alliance (BTA) has launched the 2014 Bicycle Commute Challenge in...

Friends share good leads, great wine

Friends share good leads, great wine

As is the case with all journalists, I have a circle of folks I have come to rely on to provide...

Downsizing leads to upsized lifestyle

Downsizing leads to upsized lifestyle

Small space accomodates two cooks and storage When Roger and Lynn Hennagin of Lake Oswego...

Arts education linked to student achievement in the Portland area

Arts education linked to student achievement in the Portland area

Report ties The Right Brain Initiative to an increase in student test scores There is a...

Fearing releases 'The Great Thanksgiving Escape'

Fearing releases 'The Great Thanksgiving Escape'

West Linn resident, illustrator and author Mark Fearing has released “The Great...

Training pooches and the people who love them

Training pooches and the people who love them

Lucid Dog Training makes dogs better dogs, masters better masters Sometimes a dog owner looks at...

Bedside Manners at a coffeehouse

Bedside Manners at a coffeehouse

Author Monica Jarrett provides special care as bonus at Javalove Every coffee shop offers some...

Move keeps Lake Oswego Cleaners close to its customers

Move keeps Lake Oswego Cleaners close to its customers

Choi family business relocates from B Avenue to Second Street Connie Choi has a big asset as a...

Phantom Screens afford new level of style

Phantom Screens afford new level of style

Retractable screens clearly the way to go Anne Nicoud believes once you’ve seen Phantom...

Student building a better prosthetic hand at PCC's MakerSpace

Student building a better prosthetic hand at PCC's MakerSpace

Jordan Nickerson develops mechanical prototype for mass-production at lower price Portland...

Surgery center performs same-day hip replacement surgery

Patients report high satisfaction, less pain and fast recovery The Oregon Outpatient Surgery...

Kart race raises $4,000 for charity

Kart race raises $4,000 for charity

The Lake Oswego branch of Guild Mortgage Company recently sponsored a Can-Am Charity Karting...

Becoming a crepe success

Becoming a crepe success

Haley Russell pleases palates with traditional French dish Haley Russell is an authentic crepe...

Keep cool with popsicles, drinking vinegar

Keep cool with popsicles, drinking vinegar

I love sweltering heat. Give me 97 degrees in the shade over 75 any day. I credit my acclimation...

A magnificent obsession with cars

A magnificent obsession with cars

Don Plumb creates his own world of antique, unique automobiles Don Plumb does not have to say a...

Shift to concierge medicine pleases Hashiguchi

Shift to concierge medicine pleases Hashiguchi

Lake Oswego doctor now has more time for patients thanks to MDVIP Dr. Steven Hashiguchi has made...

ProHealth Chiropractic offers method used by Olympians

ProHealth Chiropractic offers method used by Olympians

Chiropractor Jeff Robinson hopes all will utilize AMIT Chiropractic physician Jeff Robinson,...

Hear folktales of Hershel of Ostropol

Hear folktales of Hershel of Ostropol

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Lake Oswego's Community

September 25, 2014

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
WL candidate, bond measure forum set for Sept. 30 The West Linn Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate and bond measure informational forum from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at Oregon Golf…
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Stevenson
September 25, 2014

Wedding

by The Review, Tidings
Bell-Stevenson Courtney Bell and Scott Stevenson were married May 31, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Portland. The Rev. Dan Wilson-Fey officiated at the double-ring ceremony. The bride was…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Krayon Kids award-winning Travel Troupe has been selected to represent Oregon in a National Performing Arts competition to be held at Disneyworld in Orlando, Fla., February 2015. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for these young performers to showcase their talents and represent their home state of Oregon. To generate funds to pay for the trip, a 16-month full color, themed calendar has been created, featuring pictures of the performers. The calendars sell for $20 and includes a code for a free ticket to one of the 2014 shows.  To purchase calendars, visit krayonkids.org. You can support individual cast members or the entire troupe on the website. Calendars will be mailed to purchasers. For more information, visit krayonkids.org or call 503-656-6099.
September 25, 2014

Support Krayon Kids by purchasing calendar

by The Review, Tidings
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lake Oswegos Farmers Market will close Oct. 11. There are many fruits and vegetables yet to enjoy.
September 25, 2014

Farmers' market full of bounty

by Dina Balogh
The staff of Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation encourage all to enjoy this beautiful summer weather but don’t forget to gear up for fall with a visit to Lake Oswego Farmer’s Market. There are…
September 25, 2014

School's back - what will you learn?

by Scott Foster
Editor’s note: While West Linn Adult Community Center contributor Doug Dickston is on vacation, other members are sharing their perspective on the benefits of membership. Scott Foster, real…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Register now for assistance with heating bills this winter.
September 25, 2014

As temps drop, heating bill rises

by Maria Bigelow
Help is available for heating bills The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center wants to let area seniors know that Clackamas County provides a solution for those struggling to pay heating bills this…
September 25, 2014

Observing and celebrating

by Jo Ann Parsons
My husband, Dick, and I recently observed an anniversary. I say “observed” rather than “celebrated” as there is really no reason to celebrate the death-defying, life-altering event that occurred…
September 25, 2014

Foundation gets gift from Kehoe Trust

by The Review, Tidings
The Martin and Allison Kehoe Family Trust has donated $25,000 to Mount Angel Abbey Foundation, a nonprofit organization that supports Mount Angel Abbey and its chief mission, Mount Angel…
September 25, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, SEPT. 25 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS — Noon. Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit wetoasted.toastmastersclub.org. MEN’S…
Photo Credit: STAFF PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - Carlos Miranda explains to his sons, Samuel, 4, and Benjamin, 6, how the locks work.
September 18, 2014

Lock it down

by Patrick Malee
Willamette Falls Lock Fest returned in style Sept. 13 On a sunny day along the Willamette River, West Linn celebrated one of its oldest historic landmarks during the annual Willamette Falls Lock…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The Needlers and Hookers knitting and crocheting group meets Thursday mornings at the West Linn Adult Community Center. They welcome new members.
Sep 18, 2014

WLACC: knit a little, talk a lot

by Mieke Wiegman
Editor’s note: While West Linn Adult Community Center contributor Doug Dickston is on vacation, other members are sharing their perspective on the benefits of membership. Today, Rita Perry…
Sep 18, 2014

Memorial Gathering

by Norma Heyser
Corners and clusters of Edwardian-esque furnishings and treasured paraphernalia fill her newly painted canary yellow mansion on the Jerome Street hill. A sunny Astoria day overlooking the mighty…
Sep 18, 2014

Get free cypress trees for joining Arbor Day Foundation

by The Review, Tidings
Everyone in Oregon who joins the Arbor Day Foundation in September will receive 10 free Arizona cypress trees as part of the foundation’s Trees for America program. Through Trees for America,…
Sep 18, 2014

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Learn about stream bank restoration Is the area next to your river or stream, known as the riparian area, eroding and falling off into the water each winter? Clackamas County Soil and Water…
Sep 18, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, SEPT. 18 FREE, DROP-IN BLOOD PRESSURE CHECK — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, 1500 Division, Oregon City. WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS — noon, Waggener…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Life can be overwhelming. Learn how to handle stress at workshops offered by Olive Gallagher.
Sep 18, 2014

Life can be overwhelming

by Maria Bigelow
Classes offered to learn to handle stress Life has a way of being stressful, and bit by bit we feel overwhelmed and maybe even out of control. The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center is offering…
Lang
Sep 18, 2014

Friends of Tryon Creek appoints new officers

by Barb Randall
Jeffrey Lang of Portland has been appointed president of the nonprofit Friends of Tryon Creek. A community activist, he is founder of Gales Greek Insurance Services (GCIS), an insurance provider…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Rain or shine, Lake Oswego Parks and Recreations indoor playground is open for fun.
Sep 18, 2014

Rain or shine, indoor playground is open

by Dina Balogh
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation’s Indoor Playground Is back! Rain? No problem! The Indoor playground at the West End Building is back and better than ever. Come play on our new equipment,…
Mr. and Mrs. Brett Deatherage
Sep 18, 2014

Wedding

by The Review, Tidings
Holmes - Deatherage Brett Deatherage and Ashley Holmes were married Aug. 16, 2014 at The Aerie at Eagle Landing in Happy Valley. Russell Voss, the groom’s uncle, officiated. Serving as maid of…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Bidder 70 is the first film in Emmanuel Presbyterian Church's new social responsibility film discussion group. It will be shown at 7 p.m. Sept. 23.
Sep 18, 2014

Emmanuel Presbyterian to begin socially responsible film group

by Barb Randall
Emmanuel Presbyterian Church in West Linn is beginning a film discussion group of films based on social responsibility. The first film, “Bidder 70,” will be shown at 7 p.m. Sept. 23. “This first…



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