Talented authors converge at Compose

Talented authors converge at Compose

Rafael Alvarez, journalist and television writer for “The Wire,” is the keynote...

Marylhurst showing special exhibits

Marylhurst showing special exhibits

Artists' reception planned for April 30 The Marylhurst Department of Art will present the work...

Musical instrument artisans gather at Marylhurst

Musical instrument artisans gather at Marylhurst

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Northwest Handmade Musical Instrument Exhibit. More...

Handwoven spring sale set for April 24-26

Handwoven spring sale set for April 24-26

The Portland Handweavers Guild will hold its annual spring sale April 24-26 at Oregon Convention...

LAA to present 500 pieces of original art

LAA to present 500 pieces of original art

49th annual art show and sale opens with reception April 24 Lake Area Artists are preparing for...

Olive and Grape under new ownership

Olive and Grape under new ownership

Westlake restaurant offers New American cuisine, wine bar In the tradition of Victor Kiam, who...

Dr. Judith A Richmond initiated as a Fellow

Dr. Judith A Richmond initiated as a Fellow

Dr. Judith A. Richmond is one of 1,640 initiates from around the world who became Fellows of the...

'Real Life' comes to Happy Trails

'Real Life' comes to Happy Trails

Ambitious new program aims at helping people with disabilities Happy Trails Riding Center of...

Seeds planted to get you gardening

Seeds planted to get you gardening

Lake Grove Garden Club's 90th annual sale offers quality plants at great prices Green thumbs...

Meet your Cheese Buddy

Meet your Cheese Buddy

Ron Bronleewe at Lamb's Nature's Choice Market knows cheeses Do you have a Cheese Buddy? You...

LTC set to hold auditions for 'Unnecessary Farce'

Lakewood Theatre Company will hold open auditions April 4 and 6 for the casting of Patrick Slade...


West Linn's Community

REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Despite her incredibly busy life as a Portland TV newswoman, Anne Jaeger always has time to stop and smell the flowers in her backyard.
April 23, 2015

Creating her own paradise

by Cliff Newell
From Downs case to beating cancer, Anne Jaeger takes bold approach to life When it comes to good causes in Lake Oswego, you can count on Anne Jaeger. As an Oregon media star over four decades,…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS: STOLLER FAMILY ESTATE - Paul Durant, owner and general manager of Durant Vineyards, pairs winemakers with specific blocks of his vineyard.
April 23, 2015

Spring has sprung - get ready to pop corks!

by Barb Randall
The birds are chirping, the lilacs are blooming and the asparagus is up. Need more convincing that spring has sprung? Area vineyards and wineries are releasing their new wines — spring has truly…
April 23, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, APRIL 23 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS CLUB — Noon, Waggener Edstrom Communications, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit…
April 23, 2015

Engagement

by The Review, Tidings
Jacobson-Dell Audrey Jacobson and Brendall Dell are engaged to be married. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Rick and Karen Jacobson of Lake Oswego. She graduated from Lakeridge High School in…
April 23, 2015

Soroptomists issue grants, scholarships

by The Review, Tidings
The Soroptimist International Club of Lake Oswego/West Linn recently held its fourth annual Awards & Grants Night at Holy Names Heritage Center on the Marylhurst University campus. Six awards…
STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lake Oswego Adult Community Center Head Chef Sara Schrader has launched the 5th & G Eatery, offering grab and go sandwiches and salads.
April 23, 2015

Dishing up what customers want

by Barb Randall
Grab-and-go foods fit active lifestyle Lake Oswego Adult Community Center Head Chef Sara Schrader is giving customers what they want. In the position since November, Schrader is spicing up the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: KRISTEN ENGEL - Kristen Engel of Lake Oswego created this image used to promote the Spring Bling market.
April 23, 2015

Get Mother's Day gifts galore at Spring Bling Market

by Barb Randall
Local businesses host benefit for CureSearch As an awareness and fundraising event for CureSearch Gold, a Spring Bling market will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 30 at The Grove, located…
April 23, 2015

Japanese friends experience U.S. life

by Jo Ann Parsons
Friendship blooms with Hiromi and Fumiko Hiromi and Fumiko came into our lives in the summer of 1968 when we participated in the Experiment in International Living program. Hiromi was the leader…
April 23, 2015

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Ladies Who Brunch Fashion Show set for May 2 A fashion show benefitting Women of Meridian Park will be held at 9 a.m. May 2 at Twigs Restaurant in Bridgeport Village. The proceeds of the event…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: JAMES HILL, PCC - Portland Community College Foundation Board President Kimberly Cooper, president and CEO of the Fortuna Group, chats with U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer (left) and Executive Director of the Oregon Historical Society Kerry Tymchuk at the annual PCC Foundation Gala, themed An Evening for Opportunity, Lunar Landing: A Space Age Gala. The event raised a record $425,000 that will go toward student scholarships and success programs. The gala, which was held April 10 at Pure Space in Portlands Pearl District, featured 1960s space exploration as its theme and attracted more than 500 guests. Junki and Linda Yoshida, founders of locally based Yoshida Foods International, served as the honorary co-chairs.
April 23, 2015

PCC Foundation gala raises record $425,000

by The Review, Tidings

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - Play foot golf at the Lake Oswego Golf Course. Free golf lessons will be offered May 2 by the courses professionals.
Apr 23, 2015

Take free golf lessons

by Kim Stott
How about free golf lessons? The Lake Oswego Public Golf Course, located at 17525 Stafford Road, is encouraging Living Well in LO with free 15-minute private lessons by the pros from 11 a.m. to…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A prize will be awarded to the person wearing the most outstanding hat at the Mothers Day Tea to be held May 4.
Apr 23, 2015

Get tickets for Mother's Day Tea

by Doug Dickston
The annual Mother’s Day Tea held at the West Linn Adult Community Center is about as inclusive as an event can be. In order to attend, you must have or have had a mother. Whether you are male or…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Sonshine Express Preschool Director Patty Hottman will retire at the end of the school year, after 40 years of service.
Apr 16, 2015

Hottman retiring from Sonshine Express

by the Review, Tidings
After serving for 40 years as director of Mountain Park Church’s Sonshine Express Preschool, Patty Hottman is retiring, effective at the end of this school year. Jennifer Domingo will take her…
Apr 16, 2015

Get ready to celebrate Oregon Wine Month

by Oregon Wine Board
600 wineries to throw a month-long party in May May is Oregon Wine Month and special tastings, wine dinn ers, open houses and a Wine Country Sweepstakes will highlight the month-long festival of…
Apr 16, 2015

Lake Oswego Library to hold special events

by The Review, Tidings
PBS filmmaker Laurence Cotton and author William Hawkins will present a special program on Olmsted Landscape Architects at 6:30 p.m. on April 20. The presentation includes the screening of…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Carrol Johnson picked the winning bracket of the recent March Madness NCAA National Basketball Championship. Her prize was a $25 gift card to Safeway.
Apr 16, 2015

Johnson's tourney bracket wins

by Maria Bigelow
As some of you are aware, the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center hosted a NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament bracket competition. It was free to join and the prize was a $25 gift card to Safeway.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The West Linn Adult Community Center is planning a field trip to the Frank Kidd Toy Museum in Portland. Cost is $10 which covers transportation and admission. They will stop for brunch at the Cadilac Cafe prior to going to the museum.
Apr 16, 2015

Brunch, antique toys make for perfect trip

by Doug Dickston
It’s not a kid’s toy museum, it is Kidd’s Toy Museum. That is, it’s Frank Kidd’s collection of more than 15,000 antique toys, banks and pieces of transportation memorabilia that he’s amassed…
Apr 16, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, APRIL 16 FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC — 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, 1500 Division, Oregon City. Use reserved 15-minute parking spaces in main hospital…
Apr 16, 2015

Return to song brings joy

by Esther Halvorsen-Hill
“The Lost Chord” Seated one day at the organ, I was weary and ill at ease, And my fingers wandered idly Over the noisy keys. I do not know what I was playing, Or what I was dreaming then; But I…
Apr 16, 2015

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Trainer’s Club holding wellness seminar today Trainer’s Club will hold its monthly Third Thursday Health Seminar 5:30-6:30 p.m. today at the fitness center, located at 333 S. State St., Suite W…




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