Oregon Civil Air Patrol plays vital role in WWII

Oregon Civil Air Patrol plays vital role in WWII

'Rie' Walker was part of war effort on the home front Hellenmerie "Rie" Walker, who served as a...

Santa Claus just loves his job, wherever it takes him

Santa Claus just loves his job, wherever it takes him

Don Waddell has lived a double life for more than 30 years Usually in December, Santa Claus is...

A fairy tale comes to life for Deer Creek kindergartners

A fairy tale comes to life for Deer Creek kindergartners

They chase the Gingerbread Man all over the school before finding (and eating) him Deer Creek...

Three 1960s' stewardesses take to the skies again later in life and see a lot of changes in the industry

Three 1960s' stewardesses take to the skies again later in life and see a lot of changes in the industry

Three local women share stories of life and death in the sometimes not-so-friendly skies When...

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Photo Credit: CRAIG MITCHELLDYER/BROADWAY ROSE THEATRE COMPANY - Jennifer Goldsmith first appeared in a Broadway Rose show in 1993, and this is only her fourth show with the company as she has stayed busy performing in other metro-area theaters.
January 28, 2015

Jennifer Goldsmith is back on the boards at Broadway Rose…

by Barbara Sherman
In 'The World Goes 'Round,' she is working with friends and returning to her roots Jennifer Goldsmith lives, eats and breathes theater: Her day job is working at Portland Center Stage as the…
Photo Credit: CRAIG MITCHELLDYER/BROADWAY ROSE THEATRE COMPANY - Pictured from left is the cast of Broadway Rose's 'The World Goes 'Round.' including Ecaterina Lynn, Joey Cote, Jennifer Goldsmith, Erin Charles and Andrew W. Foster.
February 01, 2015

Broadway Rose presents 'The World Goes 'Round'

by Broadway Rose Theatre Company
Musical revue runs Jan. 29 through March 1 in Tigard Broadway Rose Theatre Company kicks off its 2015 “Season of Bright Beginnings” with a retrospective of two of musical theater's greatest…
Photo Credit: BARBARA SHERMAN - The Deer Creek Elementary fourth-grade Cyclops Crushers team consists of (from left) Alex, Megan, Morgan and Ryan.
January 28, 2015

Battle of the Books rages at Deer Creek Elementary

by Barbara Sherman
School always has lots of teams in the competition All the Deer Creek Elementary students who signed up to participate in this year's Oregon Battle of the Books are winners because they…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF BARB LANCE - Members of the Portland chapter of Clipped Wings who met at the Summerfield Clubhouse on Nov. 8 included a 100-year-old stewardess who flew in 1937.
December 29, 2014

Former United Airlines flight attendants can become part of…

by Contributor
Metro-area group meets for Founder Day Lunch at Summerfield Clubhouse on Nov. 8 The Portland Chapter of Clipped Wings met at the Summerfield Clubhouse on Nov. 8 to celebrate 65 years of service…
Photo Credit: BARBARA SHERMAN - Fran Walston sings 'Do You Hear What I Hear?' at the King City Music Club's Dec. 1 open mic, and she also sings in the music club's chorus and directs the Pacific Pointe Chorale.
December 29, 2014

At 91, Fran Walston sings solos and directs a choir

by Barbara Sherman
World War II came along, and the Navy veteran never became a music teacher, but she's making up for it now Fran Walston is the epitome of following a dream: Always interested in music and…
Photo Credit: BARBARA SHERMAN - After getting a little warm in the King City clubhouse, Santa Claus removes his heavy coat before joining Shirley Frank in leading a sing-along of Christmas carols.
December 29, 2014

King City Welcome Committee brings back the joy to the holiday…

by Barbara Sherman
'Twas the beginning of the holidays for King City residents Some King City residents got into the spirit of Christmas a little early when they had fun decorating cake houses, winning prizes and…

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