LOHS Class of '60 to hear tales of the road

LOHS Class of '60 to hear tales of the road

Dave Yaden, Keith Thye to share tales of trips to South America The Lake Oswego High School...

Old Time Fair provides fun for all

Old Time Fair provides fun for all

Heat doesn't keep crowds away West Linn’s Old Time Fair drew crowds throughout with weekend,...

Austin offers food adventures

Austin offers food adventures

Texas-sized flavor found on every corner We’ve passed the halfway mark in 2015, so if...

Care for your pets with LOVE

Care for your pets with LOVE

New 24-hour veterinary care facility opens on Douglas Way Lake Oswego now has a place where you...

Stars align for Julie Elizabeth Knell

Stars align for Julie Elizabeth Knell

Lake Oswego actress experiencing success at each corner Lake Oswego actress Julie Elizabeth...

CRT to present 'How to Succeed in Business'

CRT to present 'How to Succeed in Business'

Clackamas Repertory Theatre continues its 11th season Aug. 1, with Frank Loesser’s 1961...

Turning fantasies into reality

Turning fantasies into reality

Collette Remsen's Oregon Mermaids are amazing but true Collette Remsen became a mermaid just...

'Unnecessary Farce'

'Unnecessary Farce'

It’s the perfect setup for a laugh-filled evening at the theater: a bumbling mayor, his...

See portraits of people with cars at OJM

See portraits of people with cars at OJM

The Oregon Jewish Museum is showing “Auto/Biography: Portraits of People with Cars”...

Rox in Sox set for Aug. 1

Rox in Sox set for Aug. 1

Family festival to be held in Portland's King School Park The third annual Rox in Sox, the...

See rare Yowah opals at Trios

See rare Yowah opals at Trios

Trios Jewelry Studio is exhibiting the Dreamtime Opal Collection, jewelry featuring Yowah...

Mark your calendar for concerts, movies and plays

Mark your calendar for concerts, movies and plays

The summer series of concerts, movies and outdoor theater productions begin this week. Pack a...

Bee's Wraps are certainly the bee's knees

Bee's Wraps are certainly the bee's knees

Sustainable food storage product cuts down on plastic wrap My next Food Find of 2015 is the...

How hot is it?

How hot is it?

Sample 40 hot sauces at Hot Sauce Reserve Some like it hot and some like it even hotter. Like...

Have trucks, will deliver

Have trucks, will deliver

Sandiland, Peters get Wagon Inc. rolling A fantasy of someone in desperate, immediate need of a...


Lake Oswego's Community

STAFF PHOTO: BARB RANDALL - These are the first tomatoes picked from Mark Randalls garden. He believes this will be a banner year for tomatoes.
July 30, 2015

Tons of tomatoes ready now

by Barb Randall
Make tomato jam this season Psst! Word in the garden is that tomatoes are ripe and ready. We ate the first tomato from my husband Mark’s garden July 21, probably at least two weeks ahead of last…
REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - Karin Powers, left, and Diane Schmelz became close friends from the moment they met. A crisis in Karins life caused them to be even closer friends.
July 30, 2015

'I know it was a God thing'

by Cliff Newell
Kidney transplant brings rare friendship for two women Diane Schmelz does not think that donating a kidney to Karin Powers was any big deal. Karin Powers thinks it is such a big deal that she…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Tiffany Carlson, director of the West Linn Adult Community Center, will be serving spaghetti at the annual spaghetti feed Aug. 7.  Dont miss out.
July 30, 2015

WLACC annual spaghetti feed set

by Doug Dickston
By this time of the year, who isn’t fed up with barbecued burgers and hot dogs? You should eat only so many of those meals each summer if you want the American Heart Association to approve of…
July 30, 2015

Jewish studies expand at Beit Haverim

by Barb Randall
All invited to learn about Judaism Beit Haverim, a traditional temple based in Lake Oswego, offers a variety of adult studies course in Hebrew, Jewish history, Jewish living and the Torah. This…
July 30, 2015

All are welcome to walk labyrinth for peace

by Review, Tidings
For The Review, Tidings The Labyrinth Group at Marylhurst University is sponsoring a walk for peace from 5-8 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, in Flavia Hall on the campus in remembrance of the 70th…
July 30, 2015

Time - what is it?

by Susie Pitts
What is time, anyway? Look it up on the Internet and you will find a plethora of scientists trying to explain it. But trying to understand their explanations and definitions is, well, beyond my…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: AMY JO DETWEILER - The lavender blooms of low-water Russian sage make great candidates for cut flower arrangements.
July 30, 2015

Ten all-around great shrubs for water-wise gardens

by OSU Extension Service
Hotter-than-usual temperatures and longer stretches between measurable moisture this year mean plants need more water from the end of a hose. Choose plants that require less water and you’ll…
July 30, 2015

Butler completes basic training

by The Review, Tidings
U.S. Air Force Airman Samuel K. Butler graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Coloring, a favorite activity of children, has proven to be beneficial to seniors. Those interested in forming a coloring club should contact the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center.
July 30, 2015

Let's color ourselves healthy at LOACC

by Maria Bigelow
When my kids were young some of the best “kid conversations” we had were over a coloring book. The kids would love to pick what they and mom would color. We would color and talk, and if I…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - You can learn to preserve foods from the garden by taking OSU Extension Service food preservation classes.
July 30, 2015

Sign up for food preservation class

by OSU Extension Service
The Oregon State University Extension Service continues to offer a variety of food preservation classes this summer and into the fall. The classes are staffed by experienced volunteers who…

Don't miss the local news

SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Parks and Rec administrative offices will move to Palisades Elementary School. They will be open for business Aug. 24, and an open house is planned for Sept. 23.
Jul 30, 2015

Parks & Recreation is moving to Palisades

by Jan Wirtz
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation is moving administrative offices and programming spaces to Palisades Elementary School. Our goal is to provide seamless recreation service without interruption,…
Jul 30, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, JULY 30 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS CLUB — Noon, Waggener Edstrom Communications, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Oregon Food Bank hopes citizens will take its Local Food Challenge and purchase more local foods during August.
Jul 23, 2015

Take Oregon Food Bank's Local Food Challenge

by The Review, Tidings
The Oregon Food Bank is challenging everyone to look for and purchase more local foods this August. This Local Food Challenge is designed to get people thinking about their food sources and…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Those who participate in the Blue Moon run are in for some fun.
Jul 23, 2015

Once in a Blue Moon 5K Adventure Run

by Jan Wirtz
The City of Lake Oswego is presenting an exciting first-time-ever summertime event. On Friday, July 31, guided by the year’s only blue moon, runners eager for adventure set off while the sun is…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - The board of directors of Andisheh Center gather on the pool deck for the reveal of a new logo for Andisheh Center.
Jul 23, 2015

Andisheh Center prepares for festival

by Barb Randall
Nearly $10,000 is raised at fundraiser for annual festival Members and supporters of the Andisheh Center gathered on a late June evening at the Tigard home of Nazi Jenabzadeh for a fundraising…
Jul 23, 2015

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Newcomers donates to Senior Citizen Council The Newcomers Welcome Club of Lake Oswego/West Linn recently honored the Senior Citizens Council of Clackamas County by making a $1,000 donation to…
Jul 23, 2015

New York thrilling to visit

by Joan Waldron
“You have to see ‘Beautiful’ when you are in New York.” One of the women I work with in Reruns at the Lakewood Center for the Arts had just come back from her trip and was so enthusiastic about…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Mike Lindner is heading to Arizona.
Jul 23, 2015

Lindner leaves WLACC a better place

by Doug Dickson
Back in 2008, Mike Lindner had plans for retirement: travel with his wife, Carrie, spend separate time with each of his seven grandchildren, devote more time to golf and figure out a way to give…
Jul 23, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, JULY 23 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS CLUB — Noon, Waggener Edstrom Communications, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit…
Travis Schoen and Allison Rynd
Jul 23, 2015

Engagement

by The Review, Tidings
Rynd-Schoen Travis Schoen and Allison Rynd are engaged to be married on Aug. 8 in Portland. The bride is the daughter of Lisa and David Rynd of Lake Oswego. She graduated from Portland State…




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