Removing the walls with a unique brand of theater

Removing the walls with a unique brand of theater

Alisa Stewart shook as she left a theater performance last fall. Her friend, Leia Young, had...

A state of perpetual motion for Winter Percussion students

A state of perpetual motion for Winter Percussion students

Southridge Slam Indoor Percussion Show hits the high school Feb. 21 with 13 ensembles from Oregon...

Notes of the past play in the present for Beaverton man

Notes of the past play in the present for Beaverton man

Beaverton resident and pianist Philip Mandel will celebrate the release of his CD on Feb. 20 at...

Beaverton woman works to create healthier communities

Beaverton woman works to create healthier communities

Recent Portland State University grad Senji Lama is working with Partners for a Hunger-Free...

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Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Heidi Davis, a camp teacher with the Experience Theatre Project, demonstrates some acting exercises to children at the Beaverton Civic Theatre.
February 26, 2015

Removing the walls with a unique brand of theater

by Caitlin Feldman
Experience Theatre Project, a Beaverton nonprofit, aims to immerse audiences and elevate the arts in town Alisa Stewart shook as she left a theater performance last fall. Her friend, Leia Young,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Morgan Fay (left) and Ally Merkel star in ACMAs upcoming production of Pride and Prejudice, which previews on Sunday at the Beaverton Main Library and will be performed at the school March 5-14.
February 25, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Music Journey Tribute Band and Sherwood High to Benefit Doernbecher — The world’s only female-fronted Journey Tribute Band, “TLS Journey,” will perform in the Sherwood High School gym at 8:15…
February 25, 2015

Religion Notes

by Caitlin Feldman
Youth Auction at Murrayhills Christian Church Murrayhills Christian Church, 15050 Southwest Weir Road in Beaverton, will hold its annual Youth Auction fundraiser — this year titled “A Night To…
McAninch
February 25, 2015

Tigard's Colin McAninch earns Eagle Scout rank

by Miles Vance
His Eagle Scout project cleans up and Tigard's Colin restores a stream bank Colin McAninch, 18, recently earned his Eagle Scout Rank. He is the son of Kevin and Helen McAninch of Tigard. Colin…
Peraza
February 26, 2015

What Students Say//Westview High School

by Jaime Valdez
"Now that half the school year is over, what do you want to accomplish before the school year ends?" “I want to be more independent in want I should be. I want to be more responsible and get all…
February 19, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Find out what's happening in our communities Music Southridge Slam Indoor Percussion Show — Thirteen ensembles will perform shows similar to marching band football field shows on Feb. 21 at…
February 05, 2015

Out & About happenings

by Caitlin Feldman
Find out what's happening in our communities in the coming weeks Art Art On Broadway Gallery — “Love is in the Air” is the February exhibit for Art On Broadway, 12570 S.W. Broadway St.,…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Artisan Cake Company owner Liz Marek poses with her daughter Avalon and her cakes in her Beaverton kitchen.
February 07, 2015

The sweet taste of creative freedom for Beaverton cake decorator

by Caitlin Feldman
Beaverton resident and Artisan Cake Company Owner Liz Marek makes elaborate cakes that landed her on Food Network's "Duff Till Dawn" An unassuming black sign hangs on the front of a brown house…
January 29, 2015

Out and About: Events happening in our communities

by Caitlin Feldman
Check in here to see what's going on the next few weeks Art Westside Cultural Alliance Networks for the Art — Connect with the local creative community at a free arts and culture networking…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Stafford author Roland Smith holds up his latest novel, 'Beneath,' which will be released on Jan. 27.
January 22, 2015

Words tell readers what lies 'Beneath'

by Caitlin Feldman
Local author Roland Smith hasn't taken a day off in decades, and the latest fruit of his labor, 'Beneath,' comes out Jan. 27 Roland Smith doesn’t get writer’s block. For him, it’s an elusive…

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Dakota Buerer
Jan 22, 2015

What Students Say/Mountain View Middle School

by Jaime Valdez
What are you looking forward to about high school and why? “I’m looking forward to high school to learn new things, meeting new people and explore what life is going to be like after school. I…
Jan 22, 2015

Century 21 Wright & Assoc., welcomes two new realtors

by Miles Vance
Century 21 Wright & Assoc., Inc., recently announced the addition of two new realtors to its Beaverton office. Keith Wright, President/Broker of Century 21 Wright & Assoc., Inc., in Beaverton…
Photo Credit: COURTESY PHOTO - Comic book legend Neal Adams will visit Beaverton's Things From Another World location (4390 S.W. Lloyd Ave.) for a comic book signing and appearance from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22.
Jan 21, 2015

Comics legend Neal Adams comes to Things From Another World

by Miles Vance
Adams has worked on Batman, X-Men, Superman and more The Beaverton location of Things From Another World will host one of the most exciting things from this world — at least for those who live…
BEAVERTON CIVIC THEATER
Jan 20, 2015

Auditions set this week for 'Songs For A New World' at Beaverton…

by Miles Vance
Auditions will be held Thursday and Saturday at the Beaverton library Beaverton Civic Theatre will hold open auditions for "Songs For A New World," with music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown.…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - A painter, writer, activist, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Miriam Greenstein is also a Holocaust survivor. However, it is the combination of these things that define her, not one singular item.
Jan 15, 2015

A light in the shadows

by Caitlin Feldman
Author and Holocaust survivor Miriam Greenstein brings her story of war, life and healing to Tualatin Public Library on Jan. 24 What do you remember of your life prior to your 10th birthday?…
Jan 15, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
What's going on in our communities over the coming weeks To have items listed here, send them to Out&About, P.O. Box 22109, Portland 97269-2109; email cfeldman@commnewspapers.com or fax to…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Miriam Greenstein was 9 when her home country of Poland was invaded by Germany. Since the late 1980s, she has spoken out about her story in hopes that she can have a part in ridding prejudices.
Jan 15, 2015

A light in the shadows

by Caitlin Feldman
Author and Holocaust survivor Miriam Greenstein brings her story of war, life and healing Tualatin Public Library What do you remember of your life prior to your 10th birthday? Stop. Think. Do…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Four NASCAR cars used by famous drivers will be part of a Daytona 500 mockup at the World of Speed motorsports museum in Wilsonville. The museum is set to open in April 2015.
Jan 08, 2015

World of Speed Museum expects to open in April

by Josh Kulla
World of Speed, the Wilsonville motorsports museum set to open in spring, has announced that John Amschler has signed on as director of education. Amschler will lead the museum’s education…
Jan 08, 2015

'Eagles' will fly at museum screening

by Pamplin Media Group
History buff to discuss war film at county museum Pamplin Media Group A screening of “Forgotten Eagles,” a film about the Aztec Eagle fighter squadron in World War II, will take place at 6:30…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF UNITED VAN LINES - A United Van Lines map shows the top states where people were moving, and leaving, in 2014.
Jan 08, 2015

Oregon No. 1 destination for people on the move

by Pamplin Media Group
Going somewhere? If you’re moving, it’s likely you’re headed to Oregon. That’s what United Van Lines’ 38th annual National Movers Study discovered. Oregon is the No. 1 moving destination in the…




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