Local author shares good news around the world

Local author shares good news around the world

Billie Reynolds writes about individuals and organizations helping less-fortunate people Much of...

Grounded no more

Grounded no more

Humanitarian Jamal Tarhuni takes on the federal government and wins Not many people can say they...

Kind-hearted citizens are still doing good deeds

Kind-hearted citizens are still doing good deeds

Someone in Tigard turns detective and returns a precious possession to owner Those who don't...

Directing is just one of her many talents

Directing is just one of her many talents

Annie Kaiser directs new Broadway Rose show, 'The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee' Annie...


King City's Features

BARBARA SHERMAN - Jesscica Junor, the Broadway Rose Theatre Company's stage manager, calls the shots during a performance of 'A Taffeta Christmas' from the control booth high above the audience at the back of the New Stage Theatre.
January 01, 2016

Backstage is a whole different story

by Barbara Sherman
As Broadway Rose's stage manager, Jessica Junor runs the show off-stage Theater-goers know the routine: After audience members settle into their seats, the house lights dim, the curtain goes up,…
BARBARA SHERMAN - On a glorious fall day, Charlie Stalzer peddles the restored swan boat on the Tualatin River at Tualatin Community Park with the railroad trestle in the background.
December 28, 2015

Rebirth of a San Francisco World's Fair swan boat

by Barbara Sherman
After many decades, a restored 1939 swan boat takes a spin on the Tualatin River On Nov. 6, a 76-year-old swan boat plied the waters of the Tualatin River for the first time since the mid-1060s…
BARBARA SHERMAN - In King City during the Tigard High School Key Club's annual project to help seniors decorate their homes for the holidays, (from left) THS sophomore Sara Rumbaugh, club advisor Fred Holtz, homeowner Barbara Lee and THS junior Alexys Krogh work to get Lee's bear inflated and anchored down.
December 28, 2015

Students brighten seniors' lives

by Barbara Sherman
THS Key Club members help local residents with holiday decorations Summerfield and King City looked a lot brighter Dec. 5 after nearly two dozen members of the Tigard High School Key Club…
BARBARA SHERMAN - Northwest Dance Theatre ballerinas present a special performance of 'A Nutcracker Tea' at the King City Avamere on Nov. 28, much to the delight of the residents, as this was the perfect way to kick off the holiday season.
December 28, 2015

'Nutcracker' comes to King City Avamere

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Northwest Dance Theatre takes its show on the road to three local Avamere facilities Residents of Avamere King City were thrilled to see a performance of Northwest Dance Theatre’s “A Nutcracker…
JEREMY WADE PHOTOGRAPHY - In a climactic scene in 'The Villainess and the Toy Store,' the toys come to life and attack Miss Glowerpuss when she comes at midnight to trick the Toymakers with a fake contract.
December 28, 2015

Toys and joy are fixtures in annual holiday play

by Barbara Sherman
Deer Creek teacher Paul Vaternick turns his students into actors Students, staff and parents at Deer Creek Elementary enjoyed their annual holiday treat again when Paul Vaternick’s fifth-grade…
BARBARA SHERMAN - With two days to go for gifts to be turned in, a large pile of presents had been collected under the Summerfield Clubhouse tree ; from left are organizer Kathy Peper, Janis Phannenstiel, Yvonne Welch, Jean Madrid and  Suzanne Whisler,.
December 28, 2015

Overflowing giving trees reflect local residents' generosity

by Barbara Sherman
King City, Summerfield and HomeStreet Bank customers donate nearly 300 gifts for foster children Summerfield resident Kathy Peper again stepped forward this holiday season to set up three local…

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