Rose Villa Comfort Companions program assures that no resident dies alone

Rose Villa Comfort Companions program assures that no resident dies alone

Rose Villa’s Comfort Companions program shows that Rose Villa, located on River Road in...

Local PHAME actors take stage in 'Up the Fall'

Local PHAME actors take stage in 'Up the Fall'

Pity the poor carp in PHAME’s upcoming production of “Up the Fall.” He’s just...

Oregon City High School student Nick Rosenberger learns life lessons at media conference

Oregon City High School student Nick Rosenberger learns life lessons at media conference

Although Nick Rosenberger couldn’t narrow it down to just one memorable experience during...

Oregon City the state's next top tourist stop?

Oregon City the state's next top tourist stop?

Crater Lake, Multnomah Falls and Powell’s City of Books are consistently listed among the...

Milwaukie High School grad Chris Haberman brushes up downtown mural

Milwaukie High School grad Chris Haberman brushes up downtown mural

Chris Haberman’s mural on a previously blank wall at Milwaukie High School represents the...


Clackamas' Features

SUBMITTED PHOTO - Milwaukie actor Cazzey Cereghino, right, dresses as a pro-wrestler for a recent commercial. The Super Bowl commercial was filmed with another actor named Kphu Shameer.
August 26, 2015

TRIPLE THREAT: Milwaukie's Cazzey Cereghino sings, acts,…

by Ellen Spitaleri
He chased Betty White around a wrestling ring while swinging a mace. He’s played a Viking, a lumberjack and a half-man, half-jackal. And he has the honor of being the only actor to appear in…
PHOTO BY ELLEN SPITALERI - Beth Moyer, left, owner of the English Garden Tea Cafe, and friend Rowana Holden show off trays of freshly made baked goods offered in the cafe.
August 19, 2015

It's always teatime at English Garden Tea Cafe in Clackamas

by Ellen Spitaleri
Put away your passports, you don’t need to go to England anymore to enjoy a proper cup of tea and a freshly baked scone, now that the English Garden Tea Cafe has opened. Owner Beth Moyer’s…
August 12, 2015

Clackamas Rep presents Merideth Kaye Clark singing Joni Mitchell…

by Ellen Spitaleri
Merideth Kaye Clark will be feeling a little “Blue” on Sunday, Aug. 16, when she sings all the songs from Joni Mitchell’s “Blue” album, released in 1971. Clackamas Repertory Theatre presents…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Shapiro
August 05, 2015

Ledding Library Cultural Forum puts Laika stop-motion lecture in…

by Anyi Wong-Lifton
When Laika’s movie crew thinks about taking a picture, they approach it from a different perspective than most people. It’s easy to quickly take 24 decent photos with the digital cameras that…
PMG PHOTO: SHANNON O. WELLS - Betsy Wright, bassist with Washington, D.C.-based trio Ex Hex, strikes a pose during the bands Sunday afternoon set on the Treeline Stage at Pickathon, the indie-roots-oriented music festival held Friday, July 31, through Sunday, Aug. 2, at Pendarvis Farm in Happy Valley.
August 07, 2015

Pickathon brings sound of music to hills of Happy Valley

by Shannon O. Wells
17th-annual indie-roots festival draws thousands to Pendarvis Farm
PHOTO BY DICK TRTEK - This rehearsal photo for CRT's 'How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying' says it all: Love interests Rosemary (Cassi Q. Kohl) and J. Pierrepont Finch (Jameson Tabor) make plans, while Bud Frump (Jon Quesenberry) plots revenge on his rival.
July 29, 2015

Clackamas Repertory Theatre's 'How to Succeed in Business…

by Ellen Spitaleri
Lively musical spoofs corporate advertising world of the 1960s - These days, when movies are based on comic books and Broadway musicals are based on albums, it is refreshing to find a musical…
SUBMITTED - Kay
July 29, 2015

Milwaukie author hopes to soothe 'the vertigo of life'

by Anyi Wong-Lifton
Suzanne Kay’s father began to laugh when she told him the potential title of her book project, “The Busy Woman’s Guide.” Over the phone, he thought his daughter had said “The Dizzy Woman’s…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Hannah Gildea, Trevor Dodge and Margaret Malone will be reading 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 5, at the Oregon City Public Library, 606 John Adams St.
July 27, 2015

Oregon City Library to showcase 'groundbreaking' authors Trevor…

by Ellen Spitaleri
Maureen Cole is inviting the public to put on their literary hardhats and come to a event “combining a celebration of the imminent renovation and expansion of Oregon City’s Carnegie Library with…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Paddlers head down the Willamette River in canoes furnished by the Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership on their way to downtown Milwaukie in last years NCUWC-sponsored event.
July 22, 2015

North Clackamas Urban Watersheds Council annual Willamette River…

by Ellen Spitaleri
As rivers sink to low levels and fish die in unseasonably warm weather, it is even more important for people to realize they are all connected to the watershed. And Chris Fryefield wants to…
SUBMITTED - Eubanks
July 22, 2015

Breana Eubanks brings Teen Idol title to Oregon City

by Ellen Spitaleri
Breana Eubanks is on a roll — the 17-year-old Oregon City resident won first place in Portland’s Teen Idol Program on June 27 and won another first place at the Spotlight Competition Nationals…

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FILE PHOTO - Rebecca Kilgore
Jul 15, 2015

Rebecca Kilgore opens Clackamas Repertory Theatre's Sundays at…

by Ellen Spitaleri
Clackamas Repertory Theatre brings back its popular cabaret concert series at 7 p.m. on Sunday, July 19, with Rebecca Kilgore. The nationally known pop/jazz artist will perform songs from the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - From left: Jacquelle Davis, Bryce Earhart, Kaia Maarja Hillier and Racheal Joy Erickson read from 'Box,' at a Pulp Stage performance last January. The group will bring five plays to Milwaukie's Ledding Library on July 23.
Jul 15, 2015

The Pulp Stage brings theater 'battle' to Ledding Library

by Ellen Spitaleri
For those interested in seeing a “gladiator battle of words,” then The Pulp Stage has a show for you. In fact, the group will stage five short-play readings at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, at…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Hailey Verhaalen will perform at the Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival in August.
Jul 08, 2015

OCHS grad Hailey Verhaalen becomes country talent headed to…

by Anyi Wong-Lifton
“I grew up listening to country music, like on every single road trip. It just always seemed to follow me,” said Hailey Verhaalen, a 2011 graduate of Oregon City High School. Verhaalen graduated…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Kadance Davis, 8, is working with music producer Vic Sorisio and vocal coach Diana Fronko Larson on a music video concept.
Jul 08, 2015

Kadance Davis set to sing upa storm at BCT Backyard Bash

by Ellen Spitaleri
Kadance Davis has a song in her pocket, and boy, is she ready to rock it. The 8-year-old, who has been singing since she was 3, has a favorite song, written just for her, and she’s looking…



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