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VIC'S AUTO CENTER - Mike Keeler
January 04, 2017

Go to the experts to pass DEQ emissions test

by PMG for Mike Keeler
Brought to you by Mike Keeler, Vic's Auto Center - Auto Repair INSIDER - Is it time to have your vehicle emissions tested by the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ)? The Vehicle Inspection Program of Oregon DEQ maintains a list of recognized…
HASSON COMPANY REALTORS - Mike Hall
January 04, 2017

Maximize your Blurb Appeal

by PMG for Mike Hall
Brought to you by Mike Hall, Hasson Company Realtors - Real Estate INSIDERS - Looking at homes online and finding either poor-quality photos or sparse details, I cringe, knowing that the agent (and maybe the seller) doesn’t understand or care what…
LAKE GROVE DENTAL - Charles Braden, DMD
January 04, 2017

Your saliva and tooth decay

by Charles Braden, MD
Brought to you by Charles Braden, DMD, Lake Grove Dental - Family Dentistry INSIDER - Removing tooth decay is the first step towards preventing further tooth loss. The conditions that led to that tooth decay in the first place must be investigated…


DR NGYN  - Dr. Nancy Salisbury
January 04, 2017

Consider long-acting birth control

by Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Brought to you by Dr. Nancy Salisbury, Dr NGYN - Women's Health INSIDER - Women who have trouble remembering contraception or have very heavy menses may want to consider a long-acting birth control device. Such devices can be used by all ages, are…
TRIOS STUDIO - Mary Wong
December 30, 2016

No compromise with Canadian diamonds

by PMG for Mary Wong
Brought to you by Mary Wong, Trios Studio - Jewelry INSIDER - Purchasing diamond jewelry can present an ethical dilemma for consumers who are deeply concerned about such issues as human rights for miners and mining’s negative effects on the…
HARNISH PROPERTIES - Justin Harnish
December 30, 2016

Making a plan to sell in 2017

by PMG for Justin Harnish
Brought to you by Justin Harnish, Harnish Properties - Real Estate INSIDER - Q. When’s the best time of year to put my house on the market? A: We always say that “now is the best time to you sell your home” because you never know when a buyer is out…
PETROFF CENTER - Dr. Mark Petroff
December 28, 2016

New skin resurfacing system freshens your face

by PMG for Dr. Mark Petroff
Brought to you by Dr. Mark Petroff, Petroff Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa - Plastic Surgery INSIDER - Here at Petroff Center, we’re excited have a brand-new skin resurfacing system to offer our patients for the New Year! The HydroPlus Facial Skin…
EVCOT - Jon Wisniewski, DVM
December 28, 2016

Keeping pets safe during parties

by PMG for Jonathan Wisniewski
Brought to you by Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM, Emergency Veterinary Clinic of Tualatin - Emergency Veterinary INSIDER - With New Year’s celebrations just a few days away, remember to think about your pets. New Year's noise: As you count down to the New…
DR NGYN - Dr. Nancy Salisbury
November 30, 2016

Mona Lisa Touch enhances sensation for women

by Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Brought to you by Dr. Nancy Salisbury, DrNGYN - Women's Health Insider - The Mona Lisa Touch is an FDA-approved CO2 laser that is used to rejuvenate the cells of the vagina. Woman want this area to respond, lubricate and accommodate appropriately.…
LAKE GROVE DENTAL - Charles Branen, DMD
November 30, 2016

Treating oral health to improve overall wellness

by Charles Braden, DMD
Brought to you by Charles Branen, DMD, Lake Grove Dental - Family Dentistry Insider - With recent developments in detecting bacterial strains in the mouth and how they affect the presence of tooth decay and overall health, we are taking every step…
PETROFF CENTER - Dr. Mark Petroff
November 30, 2016

GentleMax Pro laser removes hair gently, permanently

by PMG for Dr. Mark Petroff
Brought to you by Dr. Mark Petroff, Petroff Center Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa - Cosmetic Surgery Insider - Have you ever considered a hair removal treatment, but been wary of the price, permanence or the time involved? At Petroff Center, we use the…
HASSON COMPANY REALTORS - Mike Hall
November 29, 2016

Seeking the sun in your next home?

by Mike Hall
Brought to you by Mike Hall, Hasson Company Realtors - Real Estate Insider - If you built your own home today, how would you want it oriented? Rising sun in the East, kissing your master bedroom or breakfast area? Sunsets on a West-facing patio?…
VIC'S AUTO CENTER - Mike Keeler
November 25, 2016

Losing your brakes in winter a chilling prospect

by PMG for Mike Keeler
Brought to you by Mike Keeler, Vic's Auto Center - Auto Repair Insider - No one wants to find out their brakes are gone the hard way — by losing their brakes and colliding into a tree. First things first: · You need to have your brakes seriously…
TRIOS STUDIO - Mary Wong
November 25, 2016

Fair Trade produces beautiful gemstones with heart

by PMG for Mary Wong
Brought to you by Mary Wong, Trios Studio - Jewelry Insider - Have you ever wondered what Fair-Trade gemstones are? December is your chance to find out at Trios Studio in Lake Oswego. My business partners, Deborah Spencer, Kathe Mai and I have…
HARNISH PROPERTIES - Justin Harnish
November 25, 2016

To our beautiful community of Lake Oswego, thank you

by PMG for Justin Harnish
Brought to you by Justin Harnish, Harnish Properties - Real Estate Insider - This is a great community, for which we give heartfelt thanks. The homes in our area are special and unique. However, it is not only the homes that make Lake Oswego special…
EVCOT - Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
November 23, 2016

Holidays present seasonal dangers for pets

by PMG for Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
Brought to you by Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM, at Emergency Veterinary Clinic of Tualatin (EVCOT) - Emergency Veterinary Care Insider - The holiday season is upon us, and many pet parents plan to include their furry companions in the festivities. Not…
HASSON COMPANY REALTORS - Mike Hall
November 04, 2016

Conquering the dark side when selling a home

by PMG for Mike Hall
Brought to you by Mike Hall, Hasson Company Realtors - Real Estate INSIDER - Not all homes have soaring glass and abundant natural light, giving that airy, bright feeling we all respond well to. When prospective buyers enter a home for sale, one of…
LAKE GROVE DENTAL - Charles Branen, DMD
November 04, 2016

Use your dental benefits or lose them!

by Charles Branen, DMD
Brought to you by Charles Branen, DMD, Lake Grove Dental - Family Dentistry INSIDER - Every year, we see patients exit the year without taking advantage of their dental benefits. These are benefits that the patient or their employer pays for. To…
PETROFF CENTER PLASTIC SURGERY - Dr. Mark Petroff
November 04, 2016

Dr. Petroff earns top honors in beauty magazine

by PMG for Dr. Mark Petroff
Brought to you by Dr. Mark Petroff, Petroff Center Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa - Cosmetic Surgery INSIDER - NewBeauty Magazine has named board-certified Lake Oswego plastic surgeon Dr. Mark A. Petroff a Top Doctor and Expert Injector of 2016. Both…
HARNISH PROPERTIES - Justin Harnish
November 04, 2016

Brokers sleuth out 'shadow market' homes

by PMG for Justin Harnish
Brought to you by Justin Harnish, Harnish Properties - Real Estate INSIDER - Q. We would like to buy a house, but homes are listed and sold so quickly these days, we’re frustrated. What do you recommend? In certain price categories and in certain…
DRNGYN - Dr. Nancy Salisbury
November 04, 2016

Throw those pads away and be free!

by PMG for Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Brought to you by Dr. Nancy Salisbury, DrNGYN - Women's Health INSIDER - Stress incontinence in women can cause frequent involuntary release of urine during activities that put pressure on your bladder, such as running, sneezing, coughing or…
VIC'S AUTO CENTER - Mike Keeler
November 04, 2016

Car safety: Time change signals dark season

by PMG for Mike Keeler
Brought to you by Mike Keeler, Vic's Auto Center - Automotive Services INSIDER - Daylight Savings Time ends Sunday, Nov. 6, at 2 a.m. While “falling back” gives us an extra hour of sleep and more light when we get up in the mornings, the end of DST…
EVCOT - Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
October 31, 2016

What's really scary? Pets eating Halloween treats

by PMG for Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
Brought to you by Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM - Emergency Veterinary Clinic of Tualatin - EMERGENCY VETERINARY INSIDER - Though no self-respecting trick-or-treater would give even one piece of candy away, pets have been known to sneak around and sniff…
VIC'S AUTO CENTER - Mike Keeler
September 29, 2016

Before fall chill hits, make sure car is ready

by PMG for Mike Keeler
Brought to you by Mike Keeler, Vic's Auto Center - Auto Repair INSIDER - Fall has arrived and the cold, wet weather is coming soon. It’s time to get your car ready for the months ahead. Here are some tips from the nonprofit National Institute for…
HASSON COMPANY REALTORS - Mike Hall
September 29, 2016

What should I know about escrow?

by PMG for Mike Hall
Brought to you by Mike Hall, Hasson Company Realtors - Real Estate INSIDER - Among unfamiliar terms in real estate, “escrow” ranks near the top. When a buyer and seller come to contract, but haven’t yet closed, the deal is said to be pending or “in…

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DR NGYN - Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Sep 29, 2016

The conundrum of intimacy

by PMG for Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Brought to you by Dr. Nancy Salisbury, DrNGYN - Women's Health INSIDER - As a gynecologist, I am uniquely suited to listen to women of all ages. I am a board-certified gynecologist providing the…
EVCOT - Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
Sep 29, 2016

Make sure your pet doesn't ingest marijuana products

by PMG for Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
Brought to you by Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM, Emergency Veterinary Clinic of Tualatin - Emergency Veterinary Care INSIDER - It’s more likely since recreational marijuana became legal in Oregon,…
LAKE GROVE DENTAL - Charles Branen
Sep 29, 2016

Preventing sports-related dental injuries

by PMG for Dr. Charles Branen
Brought to you by Dr. Charles Branen, Lake Grove Dental - Family Dentistry INSIDER - The kickoff of the school sports season brings safety awareness to the forefront. As dental providers, Fall…
HARNISH PROPERTIES - Justin Harnish
Sep 29, 2016

What should I know about buyer's agents?

by PMG for Justin Harnish
Brought to you by Justin Harnish, Harnish Properties - Real Estate INSIDER - If you are looking for a home to buy, you may wonder whether to seek out the services of a buyer’s agent. A buyer’s…
PETROFF CENTER PLASTIC SURGERY & MEDI-SPA - Dr. Mark Petroff
Sep 29, 2016

Revive 'window dressing' around your eyes

by PMG for Dr. Mark Petroff
Brought to you by Dr. Mark Petroff, Petroff Center Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa - Cosmetic Surgery INSIDER - Eyes are the windows to the soul – which sounds lovely, unless the eyes are surrounded…
HASSON COMPANY REALTORS - Mike Hall
Aug 30, 2016

Is your property line where you think it is?

by PMG for Mike Hall
Brought to you by Mike Hall, Hasson Company Realtors - Real Estate INSIDER - Recently a homeowner discovered their beautiful backyard fountain and garden were placed over the lot line onto a…
VIC'S AUTO CENTER - Mike Keeler
Aug 25, 2016

Keep kids safe by following these vehicle guidelines

by PMG for Mike Keeler
Brought to you by Mike Keeler, Vic's Auto Center - Automotive INSIDER - Auto safety is of paramount importance — not just for drivers and their passengers — but other vehicles, bicycles and…
EVCOT - Jonathan Wisniewski
Aug 25, 2016

Waterborne algae blooms can be fatal to dogs

by PMG for Jonathan Wisniewski
Brought to you by Jonathan Wisniewski, Emergency Veterinary Clinic of Tualatin - Emergency Vet INSIDER - When you’re out enjoying the water with your dog, be aware of the signs of cyanobacteria,…
DR. NGYN - Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Aug 25, 2016

Focusing on women for World Sexual Health Day

by PMG for Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Brought to you by Dr. Nancy Salisbury, DrNGYN - Women's Health INSIDER - September 4 is World Sexual Health Day. It is a good time to reflect on where we are with female sexuality, here in…
DR. CHARLES BRANEN - Lake Grove Dental
Aug 25, 2016

Gum health, heart health share risk factors

by PMG for Dr. Charles Branen
Brought to you by Dr. Charles Branen, Lake Grove Dental - Dental INSIDER - There’s no question that regular brushing, flossing and dental checkups can help keep your mouth healthy. But if you…
HARNISH PROPERTIES - Justin Harnish
Aug 25, 2016

Strong school system benefits real estate values

by PMG for Justin Harnish
Brought to you by Justin Harnish, Harnish Properties - Real Estate INSIDER - When you are looking to invest your hard-earned money into real estate, make sure that the community in which you…
PETROFF CENTER - Dr. Mark Petroff
Aug 25, 2016

What should I know about facelifts?

by PMG for Dr. Mark Petroff
Brought to you by Dr. Mark Petroff, Petroff Center Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa - Cosmetic Surgery INSIDER - You see beautiful facelifts on a regular basis – either in person or on TV – but you…
DRNGYN - Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Jul 29, 2016

Sexuality after breast cancer

by PMG for Dr. Nancy Salisbury
Brought to you by Nancy Salisbury, DrNGYN - Women's Health INSIDER - After recovering from breast cancer, women typically want to “live life to the fullest,” celebrating their triumph over the…
LAKE GROVE DENTAL - Charles Branen, DMD
Jul 29, 2016

Caring for your children's teeth - The early years

by PMG for Charles Branen, DMD
Brought to you by Dr. Charles Branen, Lake Grove Dental - Dental INSIDER - Believe it or not, babies are born with all of their teeth. The primary “baby teeth” are hidden in the gums and don’t…
HARNISH PROPERTIES - Justin Harnish
Jul 29, 2016

What should I know about Homeowners Associations?

by PMG for Justin Harnish
Brought to you by Justin Harnish, Harnish Properties - Real Estate INSIDER - Q. I’m thinking of buying into a community with a Homeowners Association (HOA). What are CC&R’s and what are some…
VIC'S AUTO CENTER - Mike Keeler
Jul 29, 2016

Stop! Is it time to take your car for a brake job?

by PMG for Mike Keeler
Brought to you by Mike Keeler of Vic's Auto Center - Auto Repair INSIDER - No one wants to find out their brakes are gone the hard way — by losing their brakes and colliding into a tree. First…
HASSON COMPANY REALTORS - Mike Hall
Jul 28, 2016

Seasonality in home sales: Urban myth?

by PMG for Mike Hall
Brought to you by Mike Hall of Hasson Company Realtors - Real Estate INSIDER - Of course there's seasonality in home sales. But let's ask exactly WHAT it is that's seasonal? Ease of showing…
PETROFF CENTER PLASTIC SURGERY & MEDI-SPA - Dr. Mark Petroff
Jul 28, 2016

Growing number of men seek plastic surgery

by PMG for Dr. Mark Petroff
Brought to you by Dr. Mark Petroff, Petroff Center Plastic Surgery & Medi-Spa - Plastic Surgery INSIDER - Plastic surgery for men is on the upswing, accounting for 8 percent of all cosmetic…
EVCOT - Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM
Jul 28, 2016

Pacific NW fish can be fatal to dogs when eaten raw

by PMG for Jonathan Wisniewski
Brought to you by Jonathan Wisniewski, DVM, of Emergency Veterinary Clinic of Tualatin - Emergency veterinary Care INSIDER - Does your dog go camping or fishing with you? Make sure that your pet…
BANK OF OSWEGO - Stephen Andrews
Jul 28, 2016

How to talk to your kids about money

by PMG fr Stephen Andrews
Brought to you by Stephen Andrews of Bank of Oswego - Banking INSIDER - It should be no surprise that when it comes to personal financial habits, parents hold the most sway over their children’s…