Admiring the classics

Admiring the classics

Cars from all eras are on display in downtown Canby today as part of the Big Weekend Cruise-in by...

Fairscapes: View to a fair

Fairscapes: View to a fair

A look at this year's Clackamas County Fair happenings through the camera lens Thousands of...

Oh, what a day of (Colony) DAYS

Oh, what a day of (Colony) DAYS

This year’s Aurora Colony Days celebration brought thousands to the tiny town along Highway...

Reptiles rule

Reptiles rule

The Canby Public Library closed out its summer reading program last week with a return visit...

Make way for a pack of alpacas

Make way for a pack of alpacas

What do you call a small pack of alpacas walking the streets of Canby? Friendly, soft and a big...

Wonders of science

Wonders of science

The Canby Public Library held its final science camp day as part of the summer “Fizz, Boom,...

Holy Harefest

Holy Harefest

In its fourth year, Harefest is a tribute to musical...tributes The weather was perfect a few...

'Oh, you have a ferry, too'

'Oh, you have a ferry, too'

Area residents find a ferry ride in Switzerland is a little different than it is here Bruce and...

Trying to come home

Trying to come home

One man has found his attempt to return to his childhood home in Aurora stymied over and over...

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Canby's Features

September 17, 2014

Arts association will hold informational meeting Tuesday

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Have an idea to encourage the arts in Canby? Interested in grant money to help make that idea a reality? Then Canby Arts Association is looking for people and their ideas to help work towards a…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Latin music artist Jessie Marquez will perform at Music in the Stacks at the Canby Public Library Saturday, Sept. 27.
September 17, 2014

Latin songstress highlights Hispanic Heritage month

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The Canby Public Library has scheduled a series of events in honor of Hispanic Heritage month through September. These are: - Tuesday, Sept. 16, at 6 pm: The library will screen a movie for an…
September 17, 2014

Canby Library offering slate of September classes

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The Canby Public Library is offering a variety of classes during September. For more information, call the library at 503-266-3394. Digital preservation On Saturday, Sept. 20, at 1 p.m., the…
September 17, 2014

Concert series offers 'sax-sations'

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Tickets for the 2014-15 Canby Concert Series are now on sale. From harpist to Broadway star, the series will offer four distinct tastes in entertainment at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center.…
September 17, 2014

Canby considered one of Oregon's safest cities

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Canby has been named one of Oregon’s 12 safest cities by a national home security company. Safe Choice Security put Canby at No. 9 on the list and had this to say about the city. “Canby is south…
September 17, 2014

Author, muscian plans night at Canby's Smyrna United Church

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Charles McCollough will speak at Canby’s Smyrna United Church of Christ, 31119 S. Highway 170, on Sunday, Sept. 21, from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. as part of its “Religion and Life” continuing…
September 17, 2014

August Yard of the Month

by John Baker
Sharon Andrews knows just where she got the gardening bug – her dad. Turns out, that was a pest she didn’t want to get rid of and Canby is the better for it. She and husband Tim have turned…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Susan Schimelfining, a Beaverton artist, above, explains her artwork to some curious youngsters.
September 17, 2014

The start of art

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Two art pieces were dedicated Sept. 5 along First Avenue, part of a project from the Canby Art & Culture Council. Works from Sherwood artist Jesse Swickard and Beaverton artist Susan…
September 17, 2014

Students design, build arbor at Ackerman

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Students beginning the fall at Ackerman Academy have something new to enjoy – a large arbor in the courtyard. Students at Ackerman spent Spring term learning aspects of architectural design and…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Cascade Harmony Chorus will perform a capella Sept. 20 at the 
Richarfd R. Brown Fine Arts Center.
September 10, 2014

Cascade Harmony Chorus sets Sept. 20 concert

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The Cascade Harmony Chorus will present Picture This!, an evening of a cappella music Saturday, Sept. 20, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. at the Richard R. Brown Fine Arts Center. Joining the concert…

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Sep 10, 2014

Canby-Aurora VFW plans annual spaghetti feast

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The Canby-Aurora VFW 6057 post and auxiliary will hold its annual spaghetti dinner Saturday, Sept. 27, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Aurora American Legion hall on Main Street. Cost is $8 for adults…
Sep 10, 2014

Running club starts up again

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Canby’s Youth Running Club will resume meeting this fall for kids ages 8-14. It is a free, community-based, recreational running club that will meet Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 to 5:45 p.m.,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Norman and Sharon Kenagy
Sep 10, 2014

Kenagys to mark 50th wedding anniversary

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Sharon and Norman Kenagy, of Aurora, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with friends and family Saturday at Senior Estates Country Club in Woodburn. They married in Canby Sept. 12,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Artist and author Charles McCollough
Sep 10, 2014

Artist and author will share thoughts and ideas at Sept. 21…

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Charles McCollough will speak at Canby’s Smyrna United Church of Christ, 31119 S. Highway 170, on Sunday, Sept. 21, from 9:45 to 10:45 a.m. as part of its “Religion and Life” continuing…
Sep 10, 2014

Church members, volunteers planning cleanup outing

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Anyone can get in on the project at Canby High More than 250 members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saint from the Canby first and second wards and the Oregon City fifth ward have…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Don and Peggy Peterson
Sep 10, 2014

Petersons celebrate 50th wedding anniversary

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Peggy and Don Peterson, of Canby, were married June 13, 1964 in Portland at Vernon Presbyterian Church. They graduated from Oregon State College and began their married life in Ventura, Calif.…
Leo Gomez
Sep 10, 2014

Amazing Kids

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LEO GOMEZ A little sample of what they say about Leo: Leo Gomez is the epitome of who you are looking for for this honor. Gomez has been involved in Kiwanis-sponsored youth programs since middle…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Sarah Larson has joined the staff at Hartwell Chiropractic & Wellness Center.
Sep 10, 2014

Hartwell welcomes new acupunturist-naturopath

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Hartwell Chiropractic & Wellness Center recently announced its newest addition – Sarah Larson. Larson said she has a passion for helping patients from both the naturopathic and Chinese medical…
Sep 10, 2014

Library offering multiple classes

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The Canby Public Library is offering a variety of classes during September. For more information, call the library at 503-266-3394. Digital preservation On Saturday, Sept. 20, at 1 p.m., the…
Sep 10, 2014

Slice of Summer continues run of successful programs for local…

by John Baker
Though the music has stopped and summer is slowly drifting away, the aftermath of this year’s Slice of Summer has left organizers smiling. “Slice of Summer 2014 was successful in every way,”…



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