A CHEER-FUL HAVEN

A CHEER-FUL HAVEN

Hillsboro teen who endured bullying finds a home at The Gym-Nest Imagine you’re a freshman...

Hometown interns

Hometown interns

City's internship program in its first year In a tough job market, young people entering the...

South Hillsboro no longer just a vision

South Hillsboro no longer just a vision

With what is in effect a new city being born, roads, traffic and transportation remain among the...

'Every one of those kids are my kids'

'Every one of those kids are my kids'

Hillsboro Police Detective Emory Souza is a familiar face around town. He is one of seven school...

'Passive housing' gets buildup in Orenco

'Passive housing' gets buildup in Orenco

Construction crews broke ground last Tuesday on what will eventually be one of the most...

Salmonberry Corridor sees  a path forward

Salmonberry Corridor sees a path forward

Public process will continue until late September The planning process for a proposed 86-mile...

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July 31, 2014

Cats were kittens once, too

by Kathy Fuller
Animal shelter offers $10 adoptions on adults cats through August Looking for a furry companion? Every cat over a year old at the Bonnie Hays Small Animal Shelter in Hillsboro has a reduced…
July 30, 2014

Injunction to halt airport runway is denied

by Doug Burkhardt
Oregon Aviation Watch loses fight against Hillsboro Airport expansion An appeals court has denied a watchdog organization's motion to halt construction of a new runway at the Hillsboro Airport.…
by: COURTESY OF PCC - Deanna Palm of Washington County is the new PCC board chairwoman.
July 29, 2014

Palm is new PCC board chairwoman

by Pamplin Media Group
Deanna Palm, president of the Greater Hillsboro Area Chamber of Commerce, has been named chairwoman of the Portland Community College board for the 2014-15 year. Palm, who was appointed to the…
by: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Jill Ann Curry, a longtime technician at the Washington County Jail, pleaded not guilty Monday to six counts of first-degree custodial sexual misconduct with an inmate.
July 29, 2014

Jail employee faces felony charges for sexual misconduct with…

by Kendra Hogue
Jill Ann Curry, a longtime technician at the Washington County Jail, was accused of six counts of first-degree custodial sexual misconduct with an inmate. The charges are Class C felonies. Curry…
July 25, 2014

A tavern, a strip club " and now what?

by Nancy Townsley
After closing its doors, Gems owners put former business up for lease City leaders haven’t received any calls or emails from Hillsboro citizens about what should go into a temporarily-vacant…
July 25, 2014

Which way is up? Look for the signs

by Kathy Fuller
City officials begin work on new wayfinding system Hillsboro’s Tanasbourne area looks very different from historic downtown, which looks very different from Orenco Station. A project is getting…
July 25, 2014

Gain Share dollars multiply to $13 million

by Kathy Fuller
Proposal will add to coffers of Washington County districts over the next two years Local schools are in the money — and then some. Washington County Commission Chairman Andy Duyck and Hillsboro…
by: COURTESY PHOTO - Overheated lead acid batteries were removed from Cascade Systems Technology in Hillsboro Monday morning after workers complained of nausea and difficulty breathing. Seventeen employees were transported to area hospitals for evaluation after the incident.
July 25, 2014

Cascade Systems employees treated after batteries overheat

by (none)
Seventeen sent to area hospitals Monday morning Eighteen workers at Cascade Systems Technologies in Hillsboro were treated for minor injuries Monday, July 21 after breathing fumes from…
Courtesy Photo: Steve Halpern
July 25, 2014

Cross-species community of parents eyes nest

by Debby de Carlo
Avians and humans share anticipation of baby's first flight Day after day, John Dull drove past the man and his mysterious mini-telescopes until he couldn’t stand it anymore. He parked in a…
July 25, 2014

Police log

by (none)
July 13 n In the 6100 block of S.E. Covington Street, a 48-year-old man was lodged at the Washington County Jail for a hit-and-run the night before on 70th Avenue and Borwick Street. n Officers…

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Jul 25, 2014

Community park to rise in South Hillsboro

by David Roza
City purchases land off Southwest 229th for $5.4 million The Hillsboro City Council July 15 unanimously approved the Parks and Recreation Department’s pending purchase of 20.54 acres in South…
Jul 25, 2014

School notes

by Kathy Fuller
District names new principal at Liberty Greg Timmons, current principal of Poynter Middle School, will be the new principal of Liberty High School. Timmons has been with the district since 1998…
Jul 25, 2014

Business briefs

by no byline
Frozen yogurt shop opens Menchie’s, a frozen-yogurt business, is now open at 2387 N.W. 185th Ave. in Hillsboro. The business held its grand opening celebration Saturday, July 19, offering free…
by: HILLSBORO TRIBUNE FILE PHOTO - Without 4-H programs, the Washington County Fair would just be another carnival, according to Pat Willis of the Oregon State University Extension Service.
Jul 24, 2014

It's county fair weekend in Hillsboro

by Stephanie Haugen
Annual event seeks to attract Latinos With the Washington County Fair under way, thoughts of curly fries, fresh pies, grunting pigs, freshly groomed livestock and perfectly matched carrots and…
McSwane
Jul 24, 2014

Mary Louise McSwane

by Pamplin Media Group
July 3, 1927-July 7, 2014 Mary Lou was born in Wenatchee, Washington to Edwin Nye and Julia Rogers Nye. She was a resident of the Masonic Eastern Star Home in Forest Grove at the time of her…
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Jul 24, 2014

Tudor Wentworth Cornish

by Pamplin Media Group
May 6, 1933-July 13, 2014 Tudor “Tom” Wentworth Cornish was born on May 6, 1933 in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. He was the only child of Annie Allan Cornish and Tom Cornish, British…
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Jul 24, 2014

Stevenne Lois Neitzel

by Pamplin Media Group
November 22, 1924-July 1, 2014 Stevenne Lois Neitzel of Forest Grove, Oregon, passed away on July 1, 2014. Born November 22, 1924, she was the sixth of seven children born to William and Dora…
Janae Snyder came to the parade with her four Pomeranians: Bentley, Bella, Lacie and Lily. Her mom, brother and grandma came along to help her wrangle the foursome.
Jul 21, 2014

Tuesday Marketplace goes to the dogs

by Kathy Fuller
People primp their pooches and join in the fun in downtown Hillsboro Janae Snyder brought her Pomeranian foursome. Butter the Ibizan Hound was on the other end of a leash held by Kandy Sterling.…
by: STATE OF OREGON - Oregon Gov. Vic Atiyeh
Jul 21, 2014

Former Gov. Atiyeh dies at 91

by Peter Wong
Led Oregon out of 1980s recession Tributes are being paid to Vic Atiyeh, the governor who led Oregon out of the 1982 recession and laid the economic foundations for international trade and high…
by: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP:  JOHN SCHRAG - John Bennett put a final bit of elbow grease into this 1938 Alfa Romeo 8C 2900 Touring Berlinetta  which is on display at today's  Forest Grove Concours d'Elegance.
Jul 20, 2014

Classic cars converge in Forest Grove

by John Schrag
You can see more than 300 stunning automobiles at Pacific University today It required an unexpected tromp through a wheat field, but one of the most celebrated cars in the Pacific Northwest…




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