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Lake Oswego's Latest News

April 25, 2015

Classified employee union endorses Barman, Wallin

by (none)
Lake Oswego’s classified school employees union has endorsed Bob Barman and John Wallin in the May 19 school board election. Wallin is running unopposed for Position 1 on the board. Barman, the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: IHIGH.COM - Lakeridge varsity softball coach Michael McCormack is on administrative leave after allegations that he gave energy drinks to players.
April 23, 2015

Lakeridge High softball coach put on administrative leave

by Jillian Daley
Head varsity coach Mike McCormack has been suspended for two weeks following allegations that he gave energy drinks to players Lakeridge varsity softball coach Mike McCormack has been suspended…
BUCK
April 23, 2015

Council purchases downtown property for police/911 facility

by Saundra Sorenson
Councilors also vote to extend the city's moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries Lake Oswego moved one step closer to building a new downtown police/911 facility Tuesday night when the…
BECK
April 23, 2015

A new incentive to take Smarter Balanced exam

by Jillian Daley
Community colleges and state universities agree to waive placements tests for next two school years Oregon high school students just received a new academic incentive to take the standardized…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: MADISON GOODALL - Seniors and teens hit the dance floor at Fly Me to the Moon, a golden prom experience organized by the citys Youth Action Council.
April 23, 2015

You're never too old to dance!

by Cliff Newell
When LO's Youth Action Council hosts a senior prom for seniors, the hits — and the memories — just keep coming Julie Green loves to dance. “I dance every chance I can get,” the Lake Oswego…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Matt DAndre helps Lisa Rueben sign up for a dance class at the Parks & Recreation Departments offices in the West End Building. The WEB also is home to the Lake Oswego-Tigard Water Partnership, the McKenzie Teen Lounge and a variety of classes, camps and special events.
April 23, 2015

What's next for the West End Building?

by Saundra Sorenson
As the city works on an analysis of needs and options, Mayor Kent Studebaker defends the decision to sell the WEB Mayor Kent Studebaker said this week that the City Council’s decision to proceed…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Iraqi children rush to receive soccer balls after a Soccer Salam airlift to Baghdad in January. Funds donated by the Lake Oswego Rotary Club are helping children in the war-torn nation.
April 23, 2015

Rotary helps 'Soccer Salam' bring smiles to Iraqi children

by Cliff Newell
Donations from Lake Oswego go toward nonprofit's efforts to aid families in war-torn nation Members of the Lake Oswego Rotary Club expected nothing in return when they collected funds for a…
April 23, 2015

City cancels 'Runway on the Lake' event

by (none)
“Runway on the Lake,” the women’s fashion show that had been scheduled for Sunday at the West End Building, has been canceled because of low ticket demand. The first show, which was held in 2014…
April 23, 2015

Police Log

by The Review
ACCIDENTS 4/15/15 6:39 a.m. A vehicle went through a fence and down a cliff on Kerr Parkway. The driver walked away from the wreck. 4/17/15 4:34 p.m. A child struck by a car was transported to…
LABOUNTY
April 23, 2015

Ask A Cop: Can boats be docked at Foothills Park?

by The Review
(A Lake Oswego police officer answers readers’ questions each week in this space. To submit a question, call staff reporter Cliff Newell at 503 636-1281 ext. 105 or send an email to…

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Apr 23, 2015

News Briefs

by The Review
LO man cited after boys left in car A Lake Oswego man who left his two young children alone in his car as he shopped at the Safeway store in downtown Lake Oswego has been cited by police. LOPD…
Apr 23, 2015

Education Notes

by Jillian Daley
Candidate forum set for tonight The Lake Oswego School Employees Association is sponsoring a school board candidates forum tonight in collaboration with Lakeridge High School Constitutional Law…
Apr 23, 2015

City Notes

by (none)
CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PLAN: Parks and open space, transportation, road improvements, pathways? What do you think about the City’s draft Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) funding list? The Budget…
COURTESY OF STARBUCKS CORP. - Coffee House Holdings, a subsidiary of Seattle's Starbucks Corp., is seeking liquor licenses for five more Portland-area shops that could be added to the Starbucks Evening program, where beer and wine are served.
Apr 21, 2015

Starbucks seeks liquor license for Lake Grove shop

by Pamplin Media Group
New 'Evenings' menu will include upscale food, beer and wine after 4 p.m. Starbucks has applied for a liquor license for its coffee shop on Boones Ferry Road in Lake Grove, part of an ongoing…
STATE REP. JULIE PARRISH
Apr 21, 2015

Parrish says 'no thanks' to secretary of state run

by Peter Wong/Capital Bureau
State Rep. Julie Parrish of West Linn made it clear Tuesday: She will not seek the Republican nomination for Oregon secretary of state next year. “I’m taking that off the table right now,”…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Cameron Baker and Kaycee Satava, pose with daughter Lucy. The couple will be the first to be married in the new Graceland Chapel at the Westgate Hotel in Las Vegas as the winners of Todays Ultimate Elvis Wedding competition. The wedding will air live Thursday morning.
Apr 20, 2015

Portland couple wins Ultimate Elvis Wedding

by The Review
Bride will wear wedding gown from Anna's Bridal Boutique in Lake Oswego Portland residents Kaycee Satava and Cameron Baker are the winners of the Ultimate Elvis Wedding contest, hosted by NBC's…
Apr 17, 2015

Lake Oswego High moves Smarter Balanced testing dates

by Jillian Daley
Change is intended to ease students' stress ahead of upcoming A.P. exams, principal says Lake Oswego High School students were scheduled to take the English/language arts portion of the new…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - The Denton family relaxes on a Lake Oswego porch (from left): Michael Denton, Jeanne Denton, Dee Denton, Tris Denton and Kristin Johnson.
Apr 16, 2015

A family of community leaders

by Jillian Daley
Dee Denton and her progeny are known for supporting the local arts and culture scene When you say “Denton” in Lake Oswego, everyone knows you’re not talking about a city in northwest Texas.…
REVIEW PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - Walkers formed a long line in Foothills Park on Saturday morning as they set out to retrieve water at Walk4Water8, a fundraiser for Lake Oswergo-based WaterAfrica.
Apr 16, 2015

- Walking for Water -

by Cliff Newell
With buckets in hand, more than 300 people help to raise $60,000 for WaterAfrica's life-changing project in Zambia Walk4Water8 was designed to reflect Zambian villagers’ daily struggle to carry…
OHALLORAN
Apr 16, 2015

Editor, reporter join The Review's newsroom

by The Review
Kelsey O'Halloran, Emerson Malone both have ties to the University of Oregon Two writers with ties to the University of Oregon have joined The Review’s newsroom to help increase coverage of Lake…




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