Did Wizer Block play a role in 2014 election?

Did Wizer Block play a role in 2014 election?

Voting followed a contentious debate, but candidates' willingness to listen may be what actually...

Now, here's something to crow about!

Now, here's something to crow about!

City takes fluffy red rooster under its wing before finding the little guy a new home A certain...

Down, but not out

Down, but not out

Oswego Lake’s drawdown has dropped water levels about 10 feet, enough to keep both...

West End Building will go back on the market

West End Building will go back on the market

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Twelve of the 39 pending marijuana cases in Clackamas County will be dismissed under a new policy announced by the district attorney's office.
November 24, 2014

Clackamas County lightens up on marijuana charges

by Saundra Sorenson
In anticipation of Measure 91, many charges will be dismissed Good news for anyone facing a criminal marijuana charge in Clackamas County: Your case may be dismissed, or the charges may be…
Photo Credit: RFEVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Kyra Bussanich may have moved her bake shop to a new location, but the menu still includes gluten-free cookies and other treats.
November 20, 2014

Kyra's open in new location

by The Review
Kyra Bussanich has moved Kyra’s Bake Shop to 599 A Ave. in Lake Oswego. The new location has allowed the business to expand and offer customers seating for breakfast, lunch and late-afternoon…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - Fred Squire has sold many fascinating items in his 52 years in the antique business. Hes been asked to ship this antique horse to Maui.
November 20, 2014

Fred Squire Antiques bids farewell to Lake Oswego

by Cliff Newell
Popular shop closing after 25 years on the same downtown corner Fred Squire is not exactly an antique. But just like the items that fill his downtown store, Squire has been around a long time —…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: JAMIE INGLIS - Heroes honored at Rise and Shine include (from left) Jessica Metteer, Jill Chapman and Joanie Mick, who have helped Lake Oswego achieve one of the highest life-saving rates in the U.S.
November 20, 2014

Honoring heroes and the lives they saved

by Cliff Newell
'Rise and Shine' celebrates LO's remarkable efforts to save victims of sudden cardiac arrest Ron Blash was dead for 11 minutes. Raymond Gelbach was dead for 27 minutes. But both men have fully…
Photo Credit: REVIEW FILE PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Millennium Park Plaza was all aglow after the 2013 lighting of the holiday tree in Lake Oswego. This years festivities are scheduled for Friday, Nov. 28.
November 20, 2014

Holiday Tree Lighting to celebrate 50th year

by Cliff Newell
Singers, dancers, Santa and more planned for golden anniversary Lake Oswego will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its Holiday Tree Lighting next week with a gala celebration filled with music,…
PECORARO
November 20, 2014

Ask A Cop: When can children be left home alone?

by The Review
(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…
November 20, 2014

City Notes

by Saundra Sorenson
PERMITS ISSUED: The Building Division announced it issued three residential structural permits: one for a single-family structure on Chandler Place and two for new townhouse structures on Third…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Be on the lookout for porcelain stars like these, which will be hidden around Lake Oswego from Dec. 1 to Dec. 23. Anyone who finds a star will get to keep the collectable ornament and receive a reward at the Holiday Gallery at 510 Museum and ARTspace.
November 20, 2014

Holiday Notes

by Cliff Newell
Fill a stocking to create holiday joy Lake Oswego citizens can help make this a merrier Christmas season for people in need thanks to the “Fill a Stocking, Fill a Heart” program. Lake Oswego…
November 20, 2014

Police Log

by The Review
BURGLARIES 11/14/14 10:08 p.m. A burglar broke into an office on First Street. However, nothing appeared to be missing. ACCIDENTS 11/11/14 4:31 p.m. A bicyclist ran over a live wire on Country…
LAUBER
November 20, 2014

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Lauber sentenced in theft of Chamber funds The former office manager of the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce has been sentenced to five months in jail and ordered to pay restitution after being…

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MARY GOODALL
Nov 20, 2014

From Our Vault: Mary Goodall played a key role in preservation…

by Nancy Dunis
Demolition of the J. R. Irving farmhouse on Boones Ferry Road was Mary Goodall’s inspiration for founding the Oswego Heritage Council in 1970. The farmhouse, built in 1877, was an example of…
Nov 20, 2014

Number of homeless students in Lake Oswego jumps to 18

by Jillian Daley
Children lack a fixed, regular, adequate place to sleep, state report concludes Eighteen students in the Lake Oswego School District were homeless at some point last year — more than twice as…
Nov 20, 2014

Phonathon raises more than $85,000

by Jillian Daley
New foundation event focuses on the parents of high school seniors A recent Lake Oswego Schools Foundation fundraiser brought in more than $85,000 for the nonprofit organization that supports…
FRISBY
Nov 19, 2014

'Prolific' construction site burglar arrested

by Geoff Pursinger
Tigard, Lake Oswego, Happy Valley, Beaverton and West Linn police departments and the Clackamas County Sheriff's Office participated in the investigation. Police have arrested a man they…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - State Sen. Richard Devlin will help lead the powerful Joint Ways and Means Committee in Salem.
Nov 19, 2014

Devlin reappointed co-chair of joint budget committee

by The Review
State Sen. Richard Devlin, who represents Lake Oswego, has been reappointed as co-chair of the powerful Joint Ways and Means Committee in the 78th Oregon Legislative Assembly. Devlin and House…
Nov 18, 2014

Plenty of people are still moving to Oregon

by The Review
But PSU estimates show Lake Oswego growing at a slower pace than the state as a whole Oregon's population continued to grow in 2014, with the more urbanized areas of the state attracting the…
Nov 17, 2014

Teachers' cars vandalized, purses stolen at Mary S. Young Park

by The Review
Two Lake Oswego elementary school teachers were among six victims who had their cars vandalized and purses stolen Sunday at Mary S. Young Park in West Linn, and now they're asking for the…
LAUBER
Nov 14, 2014

Lauber convicted in theft from Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce

by Saundra Sorenson
Former office manager gets five months in jail and is ordered to pay $22,544 in restitution, The former office manager of the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce has been sentenced to five months in…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - 'We have very exciting plans for the WEB and the adjacent properties,' Nick Bunick says, 'that we have not yet fully disclosed to city officials and the public.'
Nov 13, 2014

Bunick: Nonprofit is '100 percent committed' to buying WEB

by Saundra Sorenson
Local developer says he expects funds from IMF and World Bank to arrive by Dec. 1 deadline Local businessman Nick Bunick and his nonprofit The Great Tomorrow really do intend to take the West…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: ADAM WICKHAM  - When Gov. John Kitzhaber begins his unprecedented fourth term, it will be only the second time in his tenure that Democrats in Salem will have legislative majorities in both chambers.
Nov 13, 2014

Voters' message? Fix the economy

by Peter Wong
Lawmakers from both parties want to see growth across state Even as Oregon continues its recovery from the downturn that started seven years ago, the economy will continue to be the defining…



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