A Cinderella for every prom

A Cinderella for every prom

Abby's Closet makes dreams come true for thousands of girls At the top of the list of the...

Tips offered for improving Halloween hijinks

Tips offered for improving Halloween hijinks

I absolutely love the spooky hijinks of Halloween. I love cutting jack o-lanterns, bobbing for...

Variety is spice of beer life at Cask N' Keg

Variety is spice of beer life at Cask N' Keg

Wade Wilson ready to meet changing tastes of West Linn customers One of Wade Wilson’s...

Dick & Jane makes tweezing and waxing a pleasure

Dick & Jane makes tweezing and waxing a pleasure

New service now available at Rubia Hair Salon Amy Blondheim has had a lovely time running her...

Lights of Broadway shining on Scott Stangland

Lights of Broadway shining on Scott Stangland

Lakeridge alumni makes Broadway debut in 'Once' They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway....

'Because She Cares' exhibit at 510 Museum and ARTspace

'Because She Cares' exhibit at 510 Museum and ARTspace

The Arts Council of Lake Oswego will present mixed media artist Theresa Weil’s exhibit,...

Lakeridge alum's drought research garners national attention

Lakeridge alum's drought research garners national attention

Toby Ault says we can cope with megadroughts Hot enough for you? That was the question of the...

Record grape harvest means lots of great wine to come

Record grape harvest means lots of great wine to come

Two thousand more cases of pinot noir. That sure puts a smile on my face. That’s what...

Get ready for winter with a walk through Ace

Get ready for winter with a walk through Ace

Take time now to ensure a cozy, snug house this winter Just last week Lake Oswego and West Linn...

Halloween fun aplenty in October

Halloween fun aplenty in October

Festivals and special events to offer lots of variety Dawn Grunwald wanted to offer something...

Pretty pumpkin patch brings joy, beauty

Pretty pumpkin patch brings joy, beauty

Hot Skwash offers fun, festive touch Who knew a love for crafting could blossom into a...

1940s cookie takes top prize

1940s cookie takes top prize

Potato Chip Cookie named official cookie of OHC A little something sweet, a little something...

Make it your mission to eat more lamb

Make it your mission to eat more lamb

For as long as I’ve known him, Dan Wilson has been a man with a mission. He wants us to eat...

Three women'eat, sleep, breathe design'

Three women'eat, sleep, breathe design'

If you want give your home a total new look or just freshen it by incorporating a few new items,...

SukkahPDX observes Jewish holiday

SukkahPDX observes Jewish holiday

Public invited to view exhibit dawn to dusk Oct. 8-17 For The Review, Tidings SukkahPDX,...

Artists open their studios Oct. 11-19

Artists open their studios Oct. 11-19

For The Review, Tidings Art enthusiasts are invited to participate in Portland Open Studios Oct....

LO talent featured in Lakewood Center Gallery

LO talent featured in Lakewood Center Gallery

A new show opens at the Lakewood Center Entryway Gallery, and a medley of seasoned local arts...

Learn about Oregon City area's history

Learn about Oregon City area's history

For The Review Clackamas County Historical Society will offer free evening classes on the...

'Voice' victor visits LO

'Voice' victor visits LO

Taylor John Williams to perform Oct. 6 at Lake Theater and Cafe Fans of the NBC TV show...

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...

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...

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...

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Photo Credit: STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Mary Lansing has published a book which will help people speak up when witnessing child abuse in public.
October 23, 2014

Lake Oswego woman publishes book about child abuse

by Barb Randall
Lake Oswegan Mary Lansing wants to end child abuse. She has written “Stop It! How to Intervene in Public Child Abuse” as a practical guide to instruct people on how to take action on a child’s…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Liz Woodman has donned her spookiest costume for the Halloween luncheon to be served Oct. 31. Get a costume pulled together now.
October 23, 2014

- Get in the spooky spirit -

by Maria Bigelow
I know it is still a week away but I wanted to give everyone time to plan. On Halloween, Friday, October 31 for your lunchtime entertainment we will have a few pirates joining us. And to help…
October 23, 2014

Our Savior's extends invitation to special events

by The Review, Tidings
Two special events will take place this weekend at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, located at 15751 Quarry Road in Lake Oswego. Doors for a dinner to raise funds to support the church’s Haitian…
Photo Credit: REVIEW/TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lake Oswegos Roger McKee and Ray Leon teamed up to write Love-to-Win Tennis. As Leon said, He provided the knowledge, and I provided the writing.
October 23, 2014

'Love-to-Win Tennis' from Mountain Park duo available on Amazon

by Kate Hoots
'Love-to-Win Tennis' from Mountain Park duo available on Amazon What do you get when you bring together a tennis pro and a player with more than 50 years’ experience? If the duo are Lake…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A timeless and unique array of circus and freak show characters such as these will be depicted along the trail in an unexpected fashion. A non-frightening walk is available for younger children.
October 23, 2014

Get really spooked or just a little at West Linn's Haunted…

by Terri Jones
It was supposed to be a gathering place for teens that might otherwise be dumping soap into fountains and offering activities festive enough for preteens now too old for door-to-door…
October 23, 2014

A return to Italy could make one happy for life

by Joan Waldron
“If God came in and said, ‘I want you to be happy for the rest of your life.’ What would you do?” ­— Bernie Siegel I read that quotation in “Winning Words” by Allen Klein. I knew my answer. I…
October 23, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, OCT. 23 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: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Instructor Laura Mabe teaches dance to children ages 18 months through 7 years.
October 23, 2014

Lots of options for fitness, fun

by Dina Balogh
Activities for Kids Pre-Bopper Baby Dance with Laura Mabe. A dance and movement experience that helps children develop confidence. Dancers move to music and work on motor coordination, rhythm…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: PRINTS CHARMING PHOTOGRAPHY - Marilyn Schultz is the current Prime Minister of the Royal Rosarians. She was installed Sept. 1 and will lead through Sept. 30, 2015.
October 16, 2014

Schultz plans big year as Royal Rosarians' prime minister

by Cliff Newell
West Linn woman brings outstanding record of public service to new position People who go to parades love the Royal Rosarians. When they march in the Rose Festival and Starlight parades, people…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Nia instructor  Zarina Khorsanee is one of two women teaching Nia for Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation. Drop in and new classes are forming now.
October 16, 2014

Experience the benefits of Nia

by Dina Balogh
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation invites all to experience Nia with Zarina Khorsanee at the West End Building or with Carol Kaplan at the Lakewood Center for the Arts. Nia is a sensory-based…

Don't miss the local news

Oct 16, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, OCT. 16 COFFEE WITH WEST LINN CITY COUNCILOR JENNI TAN — 10 to 11 a.m., Cascade Summit Starbucks, 22750 Salamo Road, West Linn. FREE, DROP-IN BLOOD PRESSURE CHECK — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Dennis Richardson will speak at the Lake Oswego Republican Womens Club meeting Oct. 21.
Oct 16, 2014

Richardson to speak at meeting

by The Review, Tidings
The Lake Oswego Republican Women’s Club will hold a luncheon meeting beginning at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 21 at Oswego Lake County Club, 20 Iron Mountain Blvd. in Lake Oswego. Guest speaker will be…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A previous years Still Kickin team had to contend with rain during the annual walk in support of Alzheimers disease.  This year, the weather was fine.
Oct 16, 2014

WLACC supports the fight against Alzheimer's disease

by Doug Dickston
Last month, members of the West Linn Adult Community Center renewed their commitment to fight Alzheimer’s disease. The Alzheimer’s Association holds an annual fall event in Portland, and it only…
Oct 16, 2014

Spot digital risks during Cyber Security Month

by Better Business Bureau
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. As part of a global cyber security awareness campaign, the Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington; and the…
Oct 16, 2014

Insurance Division offers consumer tips for open enrollment

by The Review, Tidings
This fall’s open enrollment period starts Nov. 15, and Oregonians who buy their own insurance will receive letters this fall from their insurance company about their health plan options. The…
Oct 16, 2014

Timeshare company accused of swindling consumers

by Better Business Bureau
BBB issues alert against Classic Connections Travel Company Inc. Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington has received a recent pattern of complaints regarding the…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jan Manley was the winner of the pedometer challenge at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center.
Oct 16, 2014

2,810,473 steps logged in challenge

by Maria Bigelow
For the month of September the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center celebrated Experts at Living Well with various competitions and a party. Drum roll ... the winner of the pedometer challenge is…
Oct 16, 2014

Don't leave Grammy in the bathtub

by Phyl Kerns
“Here’s your breakfast, I’ll just run Guthrie to school, and I’ll be right back to get you.” “Don’t leave Grammy in the bathtub,” I called after my daughter as she ran out the door. I had time…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Members of the Lake Oswego Womens Club celebrated the groups 40th anniversary with a fashion show and luncheon Sept. 25. The event raised more than $4,000, which will be used to support programs benefiting women and children.
Oct 16, 2014

LOWC celebrates 40 years of fundraising

by The Review, Tidings
Lake Oswego Women’s Club held its 14th annual fall luncheon and fashion show Sept. 25 at Oswego Lake Country Club to raise funds for nonprofit organizations the group supports throughout the…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Mel and Harriett Vanderbilt of Lake Oswego have a hobby worth pursuing: competing in chili cook-offs.
Oct 09, 2014

Vanderbilts win chili cookoff

by Barb Randall
Harriet and Mel Vanderbilt have been cooking together the 45 years of their married life. Over the decades they have devised a system to split up the work. “I chop and he cuts up the meat,”…



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