School House Pantry hits 10-year mark

School House Pantry hits 10-year mark

Celebrate by donating 10 items during October It all began in a small closet at Tualatin...

Tomato season closing, next up: winter squash

Tomato season closing, next up: winter squash

I am trying not to show my disappointment. My husband, Mark, is bringing me fewer and fewer...

Mrs. Clackamas County urges all to Walk to Cure Diabetes

Mrs. Clackamas County urges all to Walk to Cure Diabetes

In an effort to raise awareness and funds for JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes, Mrs. Clackamas County,...

Meeting the needs of dogs and cats

Meeting the needs of dogs and cats

Expansion proves that Nature's Pet Market is doing the right thing In an era when many pet...

Moxie Dance offering two master dance classes

Moxie Dance offering two master dance classes

Moxie Dance Theatre will present two master dance classes under the direction of Jourdan Epstein...

LOCAL 14 show focuses on 'Primary Colors'

LOCAL 14 show focuses on 'Primary Colors'

Show proves 'Creativity Knows No Age!' LOCAL 14 will present its 47th annual show and sale Oct....

Seven by Seven exhibit to open at 510 Museum & ARTspace

Seven by Seven exhibit to open at 510 Museum & ARTspace

Colored pencil creates images with depth of color Seven by Seven: A Colored Pencil Exhibition...

65 riders taking bike commute challenge

65 riders taking bike commute challenge

The Bicycle Transportation Alliance (BTA) has launched the 2014 Bicycle Commute Challenge in...

Friends share good leads, great wine

Friends share good leads, great wine

As is the case with all journalists, I have a circle of folks I have come to rely on to provide...

Downsizing leads to upsized lifestyle

Downsizing leads to upsized lifestyle

Small space accomodates two cooks and storage When Roger and Lynn Hennagin of Lake Oswego...

Arts education linked to student achievement in the Portland area

Arts education linked to student achievement in the Portland area

Report ties The Right Brain Initiative to an increase in student test scores There is a...

Fearing releases 'The Great Thanksgiving Escape'

Fearing releases 'The Great Thanksgiving Escape'

West Linn resident, illustrator and author Mark Fearing has released “The Great...

Training pooches and the people who love them

Training pooches and the people who love them

Lucid Dog Training makes dogs better dogs, masters better masters Sometimes a dog owner looks at...

Bedside Manners at a coffeehouse

Bedside Manners at a coffeehouse

Author Monica Jarrett provides special care as bonus at Javalove Every coffee shop offers some...

Move keeps Lake Oswego Cleaners close to its customers

Move keeps Lake Oswego Cleaners close to its customers

Choi family business relocates from B Avenue to Second Street Connie Choi has a big asset as a...

Phantom Screens afford new level of style

Phantom Screens afford new level of style

Retractable screens clearly the way to go Anne Nicoud believes once you’ve seen Phantom...

Student building a better prosthetic hand at PCC's MakerSpace

Student building a better prosthetic hand at PCC's MakerSpace

Jordan Nickerson develops mechanical prototype for mass-production at lower price Portland...

Surgery center performs same-day hip replacement surgery

Patients report high satisfaction, less pain and fast recovery The Oregon Outpatient Surgery...

Kart race raises $4,000 for charity

Kart race raises $4,000 for charity

The Lake Oswego branch of Guild Mortgage Company recently sponsored a Can-Am Charity Karting...

Becoming a crepe success

Becoming a crepe success

Haley Russell pleases palates with traditional French dish Haley Russell is an authentic crepe...

Keep cool with popsicles, drinking vinegar

Keep cool with popsicles, drinking vinegar

I love sweltering heat. Give me 97 degrees in the shade over 75 any day. I credit my acclimation...

A magnificent obsession with cars

A magnificent obsession with cars

Don Plumb creates his own world of antique, unique automobiles Don Plumb does not have to say a...

Shift to concierge medicine pleases Hashiguchi

Shift to concierge medicine pleases Hashiguchi

Lake Oswego doctor now has more time for patients thanks to MDVIP Dr. Steven Hashiguchi has made...

ProHealth Chiropractic offers method used by Olympians

ProHealth Chiropractic offers method used by Olympians

Chiropractor Jeff Robinson hopes all will utilize AMIT Chiropractic physician Jeff Robinson,...

Hear folktales of Hershel of Ostropol

Hear folktales of Hershel of Ostropol

Page2Stage Express will bring the lovable trickster Hershel of Ostropol to life at Willamette...

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: RED DUCK FOODS - The crew from Red Duck Foods handed out samples of its specialty ketchup at Feast Portland.
October 02, 2014

Feast Portland was, literally, a feast for the senses

by Barb Randall
Innovative foods presented at annual celebration of Oregon's bounty Oh, I am stuffed! It’s a good thing my eyes can hold more than my belly can, because the 2014 Feast Portland was bigger and…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Armory in Moscow.
October 02, 2014

Rosarians spread goodwill in Russia and at home

by Barb Randall
Members of the Royal Rosarians, Portland’s official greeters and goodwill ambassadors, recently returned from a river cruise and tour in Russia. The group, numbering 74 people, included five…
October 02, 2014

Master Gardeners offer autumn tips

by OSU Extension Service
Fall into gardening with Oregon State University Extension Master Gardeners Oct. 11 at the Milwaukie Center, 5440 SE Kellogg Creek Drive in Milwaukie. From 9 to 11:30 a.m. Clackamas County…
October 02, 2014

Volunteer experience fulfills, rewards

by Dave Pitzer
Editor’s note: While West Linn Adult Community Center contributor Doug Dickston is on vacation, other members are sharing their perspective on the benefits of membership. Today, Dave Pitzer…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer will be the guest speaker at the Willamette Women Democrats meeting on Wednesday.
October 02, 2014

Blumenauer to speak to Democrat group

by The Review, Tidings
For The Review, Tidings U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer will be the guest speaker at the Willamette Women Democrats meeting from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Oswego Lake Country Club. He will speak on…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Meg Garvin will speak on crime victims rights at the AAUW meeting Oct. 11 at Oswego Heritage House.
October 02, 2014

AAUW to tackle victims' rights

by The Review, Tidings
For The Review, Tidings The members of the American Association of University Women, Lake Oswego Branch (AAUW-LO) invite the public to a free presentation on Crime Victims’ Rights by Meg Garvin.…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Both girls and boys high school city league teams can register now.
October 02, 2014

Sign up for city league b-ball

by Dina Balogh
It is time to register for Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation City League High School Basketball for girls and boys. Now is the time for LO hoopsters to come together to battle it out for a chance…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A new book, Through the Seasons With Dulcy, collects 140 of the popular gardening columnists pieces.
October 02, 2014

Celebrate garden seasons

by The Review and Tidings
New book by late garden author Dulcy Mahar to be released today For The Review, Tidings Dulcy Mahar knew for certain that a garden is a year-round passion and that each season brings…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Faustina, Messenger of Divine Mercy will be performed live Oct. 23 at Our Lady of the Lake
October 02, 2014

OLL will host 'Faustina' live

by Barb Randall
The A GiFT Ministry at Our Lady of the Lake Parish invites the public to a special performance of “Faustina, Messenger of Divine Mercy,” at 7 p.m. Oct. 23 at the church, 790 A Ave., Lake Oswego.…
October 02, 2014

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Forest Hills rummage sale set Forest Hills Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) is holding a rummage sale at the school this weekend. Sale hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, 7 a.m. to…

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Oct 02, 2014

Take time to meet Jottings authors

by Nancy Dunis
Open house set for Friday Meet us; find out about us — who we are as personalities and what inspires us to write. Join us from 1 to 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3 at the Lake Oswego Adult Community…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Learn how stepping up your fitness routine can improve health and reduce diabetes risk at the Diabetes Support Group Oct. 8.
Oct 02, 2014

Fight diabetes with fitness routine

by Maria Bigelow
Fitness — blah, blah, blah — that is all everyone talks about. All of us at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center know how important fitness is, especially if you have diabetes or any other…
Oct 02, 2014

Friends gift $25,000 to LO library

by The Review, Tidings
For The Review, Tidings The Friends of the Lake Oswego Public recently donated $25,000 to the library, bringing the total to $50,000 for 2014. The board of the Friends of the Lake Oswego Library…
Oct 02, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, OCT. 2 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS — noon. Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit wetoasted.toastmastersclub.org. NEWCOMERS…
Sep 25, 2014

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
WL candidate, bond measure forum set for Sept. 30 The West Linn Chamber of Commerce will host a candidate and bond measure informational forum from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sept. 30 at Oregon Golf…
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Stevenson
Sep 25, 2014

Wedding

by The Review, Tidings
Bell-Stevenson Courtney Bell and Scott Stevenson were married May 31, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Portland. The Rev. Dan Wilson-Fey officiated at the double-ring ceremony. The bride was…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Krayon Kids award-winning Travel Troupe has been selected to represent Oregon in a National Performing Arts competition to be held at Disneyworld in Orlando, Fla., February 2015. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity for these young performers to showcase their talents and represent their home state of Oregon. To generate funds to pay for the trip, a 16-month full color, themed calendar has been created, featuring pictures of the performers. The calendars sell for $20 and includes a code for a free ticket to one of the 2014 shows.  To purchase calendars, visit krayonkids.org. You can support individual cast members or the entire troupe on the website. Calendars will be mailed to purchasers. For more information, visit krayonkids.org or call 503-656-6099.
Sep 25, 2014

Support Krayon Kids by purchasing calendar

by The Review, Tidings
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lake Oswegos Farmers Market will close Oct. 11. There are many fruits and vegetables yet to enjoy.
Sep 25, 2014

Farmers' market full of bounty

by Dina Balogh
The staff of Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation encourage all to enjoy this beautiful summer weather but don’t forget to gear up for fall with a visit to Lake Oswego Farmer’s Market. There are…
Sep 25, 2014

School's back - what will you learn?

by Scott Foster
Editor’s note: While West Linn Adult Community Center contributor Doug Dickston is on vacation, other members are sharing their perspective on the benefits of membership. Scott Foster, real…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Register now for assistance with heating bills this winter.
Sep 25, 2014

As temps drop, heating bill rises

by Maria Bigelow
Help is available for heating bills The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center wants to let area seniors know that Clackamas County provides a solution for those struggling to pay heating bills this…



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