Lake Oswego man makes 'Dark Dungeons' movie

Lake Oswego man makes 'Dark Dungeons' movie

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Lakeridge football team collects - literally - a ton of food

Lakeridge football team collects - literally - a ton of food

Lakeridge football players and supporters have collected more than one ton of boxes and cans of...

2014 LOHS grad wins Bigelow scholarship

2014 LOHS grad wins Bigelow scholarship

The Rotary Club of Lake Oswego has awarded its Robert Bigelow Memorial Scholarship to a 2014 Lake...

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What's in local schools' vending machines?

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Sean Kelly
August 21, 2014

On leaving the nest

by Sean Kelly
I’m sure everyone remembers the good old days when back-to-school shopping meant searching for items on a pretty simple list — things like colored pencils, crayons, glue sticks and the like.…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: JILLIAN DALEY - Lake Oswego High School drama teacher Bob McGranahan earned a place in The Juilliard Schools Directing Workshop for Theater Educators.
August 14, 2014

LOHS teacher earns a place in Juilliard workshop

by Jillian Daley
Bob McGranahan chosen from a national pool of applicants When The Juilliard School — the private conservatory that is practically synonymous with “best drama school in the country” — put on an…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Award-winning author Margi Morris Evans is a former Lake Oswego resident.
August 14, 2014

Former Lake Oswego resident wins literary award

by Jillian Daley
LOHS grad garners a Purple Dragonfly Award Three children and a host of trolls and leprechauns have magicked a former Lake Oswego resident into first place in the Science Fiction/Fantasy…
Patricia Torvalds
August 14, 2014

For my mom

by Patricia Torvalds
A few weeks ago, I was on my morning drive to Portland State University with my mom in the passenger seat. She always drives with me to PSU so that we don’t have to pay for parking during the…
August 11, 2014

Do you know an Amazing Kid?

by Jillian Daley
The Review is accepting nominations now for boys and girls who represent the best of Lake Oswego Know a stand-out Lake Oswego kid who deserves kudos? Well, we’ve got just the thing for you. The…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Officer Jacob Jones maneuvers through a classroom during an active threat training exercise last week at Lake Oswego High School.
August 07, 2014

Protecting LO students

by Jillian Daley
Police train in school buildings to prepare for a potential shooting incident There’s no reason to believe that Lake Oswego is immune to violence in its schools. Other cities in Oregon —…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: GINA MITCHELLE - The Lakeridge class of 1994 held a 20-year reunion celebration last Friday at Lake Theater & Café.
August 07, 2014

Class of '94 aims to be official giving group

by Jillian Daley
Lake Oswego mom Kate Myers is among a passionate group of Pacers looking to make their graduating class an official fundraising organization. Myers (maiden name Zuhlke) is a member of the…
Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Lake Oswego resident Ben Connor, 11, uses Scratch, a program used to introduce kids and teens to the process of computer coding.
August 07, 2014

iD Tech Camps settle on the Lewis & Clark College campus

by Caitlin Tompkins
Camps offer courses in programming and app development, robotics, game design and more It’s expected that more than one million science, technology, engineering and math jobs will go unfilled by…
Photo Credit: TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Varsity rower Logan Rower, right, helps novice Joe Sandmier get situated in a boat.
August 07, 2014

Ready, set, row

by Kate Hoots
Local rowing program offers students a nontraditional approach to varsity status As students throughout the community lace up their soccer cleats and strap on football helmets and pads, a…
Adke
August 07, 2014

Making the most of the sunny season

by Anisha Adke
It’s that time of summer when people just might start taking sunshine for granted. We’ve forgotten that this lovely warm weather — the soft breeze against our skin, the long days, the beautiful…

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Photo Credit: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Sofia Corso, left, and Avery Jett lead kids aged 4 to 7 in one of the many activities at their camp. Their camp was so fun that the kids didnt want to leave.
Jul 31, 2014

The young leading the younger

by Cliff Newell
10-year-old girls prove to be great leaders of kids camp When Sofia Corso raises her loud, authoritative voice, little kids listen. Sofia is only 10 years old herself, but along with her best…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: AMY HAROLDSON - Lakeridge students who auditioned in a state showcase at the Oregon Thespians were, from left: Daniel Barber, Christian Mitchell, Caroline Haroldson and Lucas Friedman. Friedman also walked away with first place for solo acting.
Jul 31, 2014

The road to Shakespeare

by Jillian Daley
LOHS and Lakeridge teens selected from applicants across the nation to participant in Ashland seminar All the world’s a stage — well, all of Ashland, at least — and Thomas Curran of Lake Oswego…
Jul 31, 2014

Honor roll Lakeridge Junior High School

by Jillian Daley
The following students were on the third semester honor roll for Lakeridge Junior High: Eighth grade, 4.0 GPA Aaron, Natalie C.; Ahmadyar, Samir B.; Bachman, Audrey; Barton, Laura R.; Bignell,…
Chen
Jul 31, 2014

A student addresses issues at home, abroad

by Amy Chen
In 2012, the U.S. Senate failed to ratify a United Nations disabilities treaty based the Americans with Disabilities Act. The treaty fell short of ratification by five votes. And in a confusing…
by: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Building engineer Brent Paul cleans out dust from a light fixture at Lake Oswego High School.
Jul 24, 2014

It's not the work of a genie

by Jillian Daley
The crew behind the summer deep clean at LOSD The sight of polished floors, deep-cleaned carpeting and pristine walls. The absence of sticky, semi-dried gum brushing your hands when you fold…
Syndi McIver
Jul 24, 2014

Education Heroes: Syndi McIver

by Jillian Daley
One Lake Oswego mother of four is ensuring that local students learn firsthand the meaning of Spanish painter Pablo Picasso’s famous quote, “Everything you can imagine is real.” Syndi McIver’s…
Jul 24, 2014

You've got mail!

by Joel Kwartler
Teenagers hate getting mail. Now, maybe there are teens living with no Internet connection (unrealistic, but humor me) in places like Nebraska (incredibly unrealistic) who have to resort to…
Jul 24, 2014

School Notes

by Jillian Daley
Lakeridge High student omitted from honor roll School officials inadvertently left Lakeridge High School 12th-grader Abigail McIver off of the second-semester honor roll, which ran in The Review…
Jul 24, 2014

College Notes

by The Review
The Lake Oswego Review regularly prints lists of college graduates, academic dean’s list honorees, students of distinction and new college students. Content comes from parents and schools. Here…
Jul 24, 2014

Honor Roll for Lake Oswego Junior High

by Jillian Daley
The following students earned a place on the third trimester honor roll at Lake Oswego Junior High. Eighth-graders, 4.0 GPA Anderson, Rowan O.; Bland, Hannah R.; Boutwell, Brooks N.;…




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