'Hairspray' keeps ringing true

'Hairspray' keeps ringing true

With many lead actors out of Tigard and Beaverton, Portland Community College Sylvania prepares...

Beaverton Symphony Orchestra celebrates 30 years of making music

Beaverton Symphony Orchestra celebrates 30 years of making music

Even though it’s 7 p.m. on a Thursday, chatter erupts as a group of students walks down the...

Removing the walls with a unique brand of theater

Removing the walls with a unique brand of theater

Alisa Stewart shook as she left a theater performance last fall. Her friend, Leia Young, had...

A state of perpetual motion for Winter Percussion students

A state of perpetual motion for Winter Percussion students

Southridge Slam Indoor Percussion Show hits the high school Feb. 21 with 13 ensembles from Oregon...

Notes of the past play in the present for Beaverton man

Notes of the past play in the present for Beaverton man

Beaverton resident and pianist Philip Mandel will celebrate the release of his CD on Feb. 20 at...

Beaverton woman works to create healthier communities

Beaverton woman works to create healthier communities

Recent Portland State University grad Senji Lama is working with Partners for a Hunger-Free...

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Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Conductor Travis Hatton leads the Beaverton Symphony Orchestra during a practice at Valley Catholic High School.
March 05, 2015

30 years of making music

by Caitlin Feldman
Beaverton Symphony's spring concert comes to town Friday, March 13 and Sunday, March 15 at Village Baptist Church Even though it’s 7 p.m. on a Thursday, chatter erupts as a group of students…
March 05, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
If you're looking for things to do around town in the coming weeks, look no further Art Ceramics Guild Annual Cup Sale — The Ceramics Department at Oregon College of Arts and Crafts will host…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF BREAKSIDE BREWERY - The finished product of Portlands Breakside Brewery, as well as Hopworks Urban Brewery, will be up for tasting at an Iceland beer festival this week.
March 04, 2015

Iceland beer fest hot ticket for two Portland brewers

by Jennifer Anderson
Two of Portland’s most popular craft brewers are making a splash halfway around the globe this month. Breakside Brewery and Hopworks Urban Brewery are heading to Iceland Feb. 26-27 for the…
Tall Shiips by Elton Bennett
March 04, 2015

Out & About: Beaverton-area arts, music and theater listings

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Ceramics Guild Annual Cup Sale — The Ceramics Department at Oregon College of Arts and Crafts will host its annual cup sale from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 10-11 at OCAC’s Centrum Building,…
Alice Byamungu
March 04, 2015

What Students Say// Vose Elementary School

by Jaime Valdez
What is your favorite Dr. Seuss book and why? “My favorite Dr. Seuss book is 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas' because it shows the importance of Christmas. Also, how you should always be…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Heidi Davis, a camp teacher with the Experience Theatre Project, demonstrates some acting exercises to children at the Beaverton Civic Theatre.
February 26, 2015

Removing the walls with a unique brand of theater

by Caitlin Feldman
Experience Theatre Project, a Beaverton nonprofit, aims to immerse audiences and elevate the arts in town Alisa Stewart shook as she left a theater performance last fall. Her friend, Leia Young,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Morgan Fay (left) and Ally Merkel star in ACMAs upcoming production of Pride and Prejudice, which previews on Sunday at the Beaverton Main Library and will be performed at the school March 5-14.
February 25, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Music Journey Tribute Band and Sherwood High to Benefit Doernbecher — The world’s only female-fronted Journey Tribute Band, “TLS Journey,” will perform in the Sherwood High School gym at 8:15…
February 25, 2015

Religion Notes

by Caitlin Feldman
Youth Auction at Murrayhills Christian Church Murrayhills Christian Church, 15050 Southwest Weir Road in Beaverton, will hold its annual Youth Auction fundraiser — this year titled “A Night To…
McAninch
February 25, 2015

Tigard's Colin McAninch earns Eagle Scout rank

by Miles Vance
His Eagle Scout project cleans up and Tigard's Colin restores a stream bank Colin McAninch, 18, recently earned his Eagle Scout Rank. He is the son of Kevin and Helen McAninch of Tigard. Colin…
Peraza
February 26, 2015

What Students Say//Westview High School

by Jaime Valdez
"Now that half the school year is over, what do you want to accomplish before the school year ends?" “I want to be more independent in want I should be. I want to be more responsible and get all…

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Feb 19, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Find out what's happening in our communities Music Southridge Slam Indoor Percussion Show — Thirteen ensembles will perform shows similar to marching band football field shows on Feb. 21 at…
Feb 05, 2015

Out & About happenings

by Caitlin Feldman
Find out what's happening in our communities in the coming weeks Art Art On Broadway Gallery — “Love is in the Air” is the February exhibit for Art On Broadway, 12570 S.W. Broadway St.,…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Artisan Cake Company owner Liz Marek poses with her daughter Avalon and her cakes in her Beaverton kitchen.
Feb 07, 2015

The sweet taste of creative freedom for Beaverton cake decorator

by Caitlin Feldman
Beaverton resident and Artisan Cake Company Owner Liz Marek makes elaborate cakes that landed her on Food Network's "Duff Till Dawn" An unassuming black sign hangs on the front of a brown house…
Jan 29, 2015

Out and About: Events happening in our communities

by Caitlin Feldman
Check in here to see what's going on the next few weeks Art Westside Cultural Alliance Networks for the Art — Connect with the local creative community at a free arts and culture networking…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Stafford author Roland Smith holds up his latest novel, 'Beneath,' which will be released on Jan. 27.
Jan 22, 2015

Words tell readers what lies 'Beneath'

by Caitlin Feldman
Local author Roland Smith hasn't taken a day off in decades, and the latest fruit of his labor, 'Beneath,' comes out Jan. 27 Roland Smith doesn’t get writer’s block. For him, it’s an elusive…
Dakota Buerer
Jan 22, 2015

What Students Say/Mountain View Middle School

by Jaime Valdez
What are you looking forward to about high school and why? “I’m looking forward to high school to learn new things, meeting new people and explore what life is going to be like after school. I…
Jan 22, 2015

Century 21 Wright & Assoc., welcomes two new realtors

by Miles Vance
Century 21 Wright & Assoc., Inc., recently announced the addition of two new realtors to its Beaverton office. Keith Wright, President/Broker of Century 21 Wright & Assoc., Inc., in Beaverton…
Photo Credit: COURTESY PHOTO - Comic book legend Neal Adams will visit Beaverton's Things From Another World location (4390 S.W. Lloyd Ave.) for a comic book signing and appearance from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 22.
Jan 21, 2015

Comics legend Neal Adams comes to Things From Another World

by Miles Vance
Adams has worked on Batman, X-Men, Superman and more The Beaverton location of Things From Another World will host one of the most exciting things from this world — at least for those who live…
BEAVERTON CIVIC THEATER
Jan 20, 2015

Auditions set this week for 'Songs For A New World' at Beaverton…

by Miles Vance
Auditions will be held Thursday and Saturday at the Beaverton library Beaverton Civic Theatre will hold open auditions for "Songs For A New World," with music and lyrics by Jason Robert Brown.…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - A painter, writer, activist, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Miriam Greenstein is also a Holocaust survivor. However, it is the combination of these things that define her, not one singular item.
Jan 15, 2015

A light in the shadows

by Caitlin Feldman
Author and Holocaust survivor Miriam Greenstein brings her story of war, life and healing to Tualatin Public Library on Jan. 24 What do you remember of your life prior to your 10th birthday?…




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