Amazing Kid: Emma Aanderud fought to beat cancer

Amazing Kid: Emma Aanderud fought to beat cancer

The 15-year-old SHS student supported others while in the hospital Emma Aanderud has been...

Sherwood woman takes a spin on 'Wheel of Fortune'

Sherwood woman takes a spin on 'Wheel of Fortune'

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Sherwood acoustic Christian musician Eric Kneifel releases debut four-song EP

Sherwood acoustic Christian musician Eric Kneifel releases debut four-song EP

After working for nearly 20 years as a worship leader in a variety of churches along the West...

Tualatin River, other wildlife refuges, receive $1 million to attract youth to outdoors

Tualatin River, other wildlife refuges, receive $1 million to attract youth to outdoors

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Mixolydians edge out 3-time champs to garner 1st place

Mixolydians edge out 3-time champs to garner 1st place

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Sherwood's Trashpalooza proves second largest SOLVE IT event in state

Sherwood's Trashpalooza proves second largest SOLVE IT event in state

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Sherwood Center for the Arts looking for retailers

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - A dance benefit for Tony Budesilich, who is battling Ewing Sarcoma, will be held Friday from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sherwood Family YMCA.
April 23, 2015

Dance benefit for Tony Budesilich is Friday

by Gazette staff
Don’t forget to attend the Friday, April 24, dance fundraiser to benefit 10-year-old Tony Budesilich, the Sherwood boy fighting Ewing’s Sarcoma. The 6 to 8 p.m. event will be held at the…
GAZETTE PHOTO: BARBARA SHERMAN  - MudPuddles owner Kate Noreen (left) showed many fun educational toys and games to Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici and demonstrated how they worked, and then Bonamici got busy shopping for her niece's two small children.
April 23, 2015

Bonamici visits arts center, MudPuddles

by Barbara Sherman
Rep. Suzanne Bonamici, D-Ore., made a short stop in Sherwood on April 9 to visit the new Sherwood Center for the Arts, which just opened Feb. 28, and MudPuddles Toys & Books. Her visit to…
May 01, 2015

Planning commission recommends medical pot dispensaries be…

by Ray Pitz
The Sherwood Planning Commission is recommending that medical marijuana dispensaries be located in areas zoned as light or general industrial. The commission made the recommendation April 14,…
April 14, 2015

Trashpalooza kicks off this Saturday

by Ray Pitz
Sherwood will host its annual Earth Day celebration on Saturday, April 18, with an event that’s come to be known as Trashpalooza! The event will start at Cannery Square in Old Town where it will…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - City will soon decide on details pertaining to medical marijuana dispensaries.
April 09, 2015

Survey shows most residents want restrictions on medical…

by Ray Pitz
Meanwhile, one medical marijuana dispensary owner is eyeing Sherwood The majority of Sherwood residents believe additional restrictions should be placed on any future medical marijuana…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Oregon Department of Education Deputy Superintendent Rob Saxton listens during a Jan. 21 Washington County Schools Legislative Forum. Saxton announced today he will resign his post to head the Northwest Regional Education Service District, which provides umbrella services to school districts in Clatsop, Washington, Columbia and Tillamook counties.
April 08, 2015

Rob Saxton to step down as state education chief

by Geoff Pursinger
Former TTSD superintendent returns home to head local ESD The leader of education in the state of Oregon is stepping down this summer. Rob Saxton, the deputy superintendent of the Oregon…
GAZETTE FILE PHOTO: BARBARA SHERMAN - Alter Wiener, shown here with Sherwood High School seniors Kiley Gersch and Sierra Gieber, will return to Sherwood May 16 speaking at a lecture open to the public at the Sherwood Center for the Arts at 2 p.m.
April 22, 2015

Around Sherwood: Holocaust survivor returns, Arrows host…

by Gazette staff
Holocaust survivor returns to Sherwood Alter Wiener, one of only a handful of Holocaust survivors from Oregon who is still around, returns to Sherwood to share his story at the Sherwood Center…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Emma Aanderud
April 01, 2015

Emma Aanderud is Egg Hunt for Hope recipient

by No author
The McCabe Real Estate Group’s 9th annual Benefit Egg Hunt for Hope is well underway, preparing for this year’s event set for Saturday, April 4, beginning at 1:30 p.m. at Sherwood’s Laurel Ridge…
Bill Middlton
April 01, 2015

Judge rules vote on taxes and fees can move forward

by Ray Pitz
Former mayor wants voter approval on future city fees and taxes A Washington County Circuit Court judge has ruled that former Sherwood Mayor Bill Middleton can move ahead with his initiative…
April 23, 2015

The Macks release 'Nightcrawler' debut

by Ray Pitz
Ever since he picked up the guitar at a young age, Sherwood High School senior Ben Windheim has been intrigued with music. That enthusiasm eventually lead the Sherwood High School student to…

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Emma Aanderud
Mar 31, 2015

Egg Hunt for Hope set for Saturday

by No author
It began in 2007 with an idea to help a local family battling cancer and a way for local residents Todd and Leslie McCabe to teach their sons the value of giving selflessly to help others. This…
Apr 01, 2015

Gramma's Farm Store calls it quits, for now

by Ray Pitz
Owner says costly county fees, deeming structure unsafe resulted in closure After years selling fresh produce and flowers — along with hosting annual pumpkin patches and generally becoming part…
Mar 26, 2015

March 25 Highway 18 accident injures Sherwood residents

by Ray Pitz
Accident occurred near Slick Rock Road A serious crash was reported Wednesday afternoon after a vehicle driven by a Vancouver, Wash., woman crossed the roadway on Oregon Highway 18 near Slick…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Former Albertsons supermarkets in Tigard, Sherwood and Beaverton will close over the next few weeks, and re-open as Haggen Food & Pharmacy. The Washington supermarket chain is poised to become one of Oregon's largest supermarkets with more than a dozen new stores.
Mar 26, 2015

Haggen to begin converting Sherwood store on April 2

by Geoff Pursinger
Store to close April 2, reopen on April 4 Haggen Food and Pharmacy, the Washington-based grocery chain poised to make a major splash in the Portland area, has announced the dates it will be…
Mar 24, 2015

Sherwood earns top financial reporting award

by Ray Pitz
For the third year in a row, the city of Sherwood has been awarded the certificate of achievement for excellence in financial reporting by the Government Finance Officers Association of the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Aviation Boatswain's Mate Airman Jeremy Crittenden, a Sherwood resident, works on repairs to the USS Ronald Reagan.
Mar 24, 2015

Around Sherwood

by Ray Pitz
Navy news, mayor meets governor, Boljat sets summer art classes Sherwood man works on USS Ronald Reagan Aviation Boatswain’s Mate Airman Jeremy Chittenden, a Sherwood resident, is working on…
COURTESY OF ANGIE WINDHEIM/ANGIE WINDHEIM PHOTOGRAPHY - The Macks include, from left, Ben Windheim, Sam Fulwiler and Joe Windheim. The band just released its debut album, 'Nightcrawler.'
Mar 23, 2015

Sherwood band The Macks release 'Nightcrawler' debut album

by Ray Pitz
Ever since he picked up the guitar at a young age, Sherwood High School senior Ben Windheim has been intrigued with music. That enthusiasm eventually lead the Sherwood High School student to…
Mar 19, 2015

Memorial service set for fifth-grader who died unexpectedly

by Ray Pitz
A memorial service honoring the life of a 10-year-old Sherwood youth who died unexpectedly last Sunday is planned for Friday, March 20. The gathering is set from 5 to 7 p.m. at Bella Via event…
Apr 01, 2015

Man gets 25 years for sex abuse involving child

by Ray Pitz
(This corrects a previous version of this article) A former Sherwood resident was sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty to single counts of first-degree sodomy and first-degree…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tony Budesilich is a 10-year-old Edy Ridge Elementary School  student who was recently diagnosed with a rare cancer, Ewing's Sarcoma. Two fundraiser to help the young boy have been set.
Mar 18, 2015

Thursday's Dutch Bros. proceeds to benefit 10-year-old with…

by Ray Pitz
The benefit is only good at the Sherwood Dutch Bros. The Sherwood Dutch Bros. Coffee kiosk will host a special all-day fundraiser Thursday, March 19, to benefit Tony Budesilich, a 10-year-old…




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