KISS concert in Lake Oswego raises $1.15 million for military museum

KISS concert in Lake Oswego raises $1.15 million for military museum

Rick and Erika Miller host the All Star Salute to the Oregon Military at the Jantzen Island home...

36 Pit Fire burns on, Estacada covered in smoke

36 Pit Fire burns on, Estacada covered in smoke

State resources assist with 3,588-acre fire With the 36 Pit Fire continuing to burn in forest...

Does test ask kindergarteners the wrong questions?

Does test ask kindergarteners the wrong questions?

State's new standardized assessment is designed to measure readiness, but critics say parents...

For Lake Oswego Reads, it's 'All the Light We Cannot See'

For Lake Oswego Reads, it's 'All the Light We Cannot See'

Citywide reading program returns for a ninth year of 'provocative programs and conversations'...

Former office manager arrested in alleged theft of Chamber funds

Former office manager arrested in alleged theft of Chamber funds

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lake Oswego Fire Marshal Gert Zoutendijk posts a closure notice Thursday at a trailhead leading into Cooks Butte Park. The park will remain closed through the weekend.
September 11, 2014

Red flag warning prompts fire department to close Cooks Butte…

by Gary M. Stein
UPDATE: Cooks Butte Park will remain closed Monday due to the area's extreme weather conditions and because the Lake Oswego Fire Department has dispatched some of its wildfire-fighting equipment…
ENGWEILER
September 11, 2014

Engweiler to live with family, work as law clerk

by Saundra Sorenson
Family of murder victim prepares list of parole conditions it hopes will be imposed After serving 24 years for the aggravated murder of a Sunset High School classmate and after a…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: ERIC GORANSON - Megan Brokaw is ready for kindergarten at River Grove Elementary. She loves playing soccer and gymnastics and going to school with the big kids.
September 11, 2014

Magical Moments

by (none)
There’s something magical about the first day of school — new clothes, new supplies, new beginnings. Fortunately, parents (and Review photographer Vern Uyetake) tagged along last week, cameras…
HANER
September 11, 2014

Former LO cheerleader back in Oregon

by Saundra Sorenson
After escaping house arrest in June, Julia Lynn Haner was discovered in San Francisco The former Lake Oswego High School student who has become known as the “fugitive cheerleader” is back in…
September 11, 2014

LOPD convenes 'OLCC Summit' in advance of underage stings

by Saundra Sorenson
Goal is to head off citations with education, police chief says About four times a year, 20 businesses that hold liquor licenses in Lake Oswego are tested to see if they properly enforce laws to…
September 11, 2014

Students improve performance on state standardized tests

by Jillian Daley
Scores for local districts exceed state averages Riverdale School District high school students’ performance on state standardized tests improved dramatically in 2013-14, the Oregon Department…
Jones
September 11, 2014

Ask-a-cop

by (none)
(A Lake Oswego police officer answers readers' questions each week in this space. To submit a question, call staff reporter Cliff Newell at 503-636-1281 ext. 105 or send an email to…
September 11, 2014

A popular preview of public art

by Barb Randall
Art enthusiasts eagerly converged at Millennium Plaza Park last week to get the first glimpses of new additions to Lake Oswego’s Gallery Without Walls. Fourteen new sculptures were revealed…
September 11, 2014

City Notes

by Saundra Sorenson
CITY COUNCIL TO MEET TUESDAY: The City Council will meet at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 16, to discuss whether it will approve authorizing an extension of the city’s line of credit for the West…
September 11, 2014

Nancy Schwiebert Hascall

by The Review
Sept. 9, 1947 to Aug. 13, 2014 Nancy Schwiebert Hascall of Lake Oswego died Aug. 13, 2014. She was 66. A public memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sept. 19 at Lake Grove Presbyterian…

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Sep 11, 2014

Police Log

by Saundra Sorenson
ACCIDENTS 9/5/14 2:54 p.m. A man reported he had accidentally hit a fence on Pilkington Road, causing about $1,500 worth of damage. THEFTS 9/7/14 2:16 p.m. A man was alarmed to find some of his…
Sep 10, 2014

Rash of overnight car break-ins reported

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In all six cases, police say vehicles were left unlocked and valuables left inside Lake Oswego police are reminding car owners to lock their vehicles and take valuables with them after a rash of…
Sep 09, 2014

County seeking volunteers to serve on boards, councils

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Applications are now being accepted for spots on three Clackamas County advisory boards and councils: Local Public Safety Coordinating Council The Clackamas County Board of Commissioners is…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Police arrested Eugene Holcombe Buckle on Sunday after a suspect was caught on video masturbating in the backyard of a home on Douglas Circle in Lake Oswego.
Sep 08, 2014

Suspect arrested in indecent-exposure case

by Pamplin Media Group
Lake Oswego police have arrested a suspect in the recent series of indecent-exposure incidents that occurred along Douglas Circle. Eugene Holcombe Buckle, 65, was taken into custody in the 2000…
Sep 08, 2014

Dry weather sets off chlorine alarm at Tri-City wastewater plant

by Pamplin Media Group
Staff at the Tri-City Water Pollution Control Plant in Oregon City responded to an alarm just after 4 a.m. Monday, Sept. 8, due to a small amount of chlorine being detected in an enclosed…
Sep 05, 2014

LO police offer $1,000 for tips in firebombing

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Lake Oswego police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in the June 18 firebombing of a house in the 4000 block of Upper Drive. Just before 11 p.m., on Wednesday, June 18,…
Sep 05, 2014

I-5 crash sends two to hospital

by Geoff Pursinger
Two men were transported to Oregon Health & Science University hospital after an early morning traffic crash along Interstate 5 near Carmen Drive. According to Oregon State Police, a commercial…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Clackamas County Commission Chairman John Ludlow, right, speaks as Washington County Commission Chair Andy Duyck watches Aug. 20 at the South Metro Leadership Forum at the Wilsonville Holiday Inn.
Sep 04, 2014

Transportation the key to future growth, jobs, commissioners say

by Josh Kulla
Washington, Clackamas county commission chairs Duyck and Ludlow talk roads, jobs Transportation leads to jobs. It’s an economic truism that applies just as much to Clackamas and Washington…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Construction has already started on a 2,600-square-foot home at  1287 Bickner St. Sixteen new homes are planned in a reedevelopment project that has created controversy in the Hallinan Heights neighborhood.
Sep 04, 2014

The battle of Hallinan Heights

by Saundra Sorenson
Plans to build 16 new homes meet city requirements, but neighbors are worried about safety and angry about a zoning conflict that dates to the 1890s Change does not come often to Hallinan…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Dr. Robert Pamplin Jr.s records to beat: 100 push-ups and 31 pull-ups.
Sep 04, 2014

Can Lewis & Clark students top Pamplin's push-up, pull-up…

by Pamplin Media Group
Chairman's Challenge is a test of fitness and endurance Lewis & Clark College students will compete in the Chairman’s Challenge on Friday to see if they can beat the push-up and pull-up records…



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