It's Tuesday, Sept. 19, Talk Like a Pirate Day. Happy birthday to TV's Batman Adam West (1928-2017). Today in 1957, the United States detonated its first nuclear weapon completely underground in the Nevada desert about 65 miles north of Las Vegas. Expect more rain showers, with some gusty winds and a high in the low 60s. Pretend you're a pirate who talks like Batman today:




• Hey kids, take your parents to Toddler Time, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Oregon City Library, 606 John Adams St. www.orcity.org/library/storytimes

• See the new exhibit Inspirations of Classical China, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., Lan Su Chinese Garden, 239 N.W. Everett St. www.lansugarden.org/art

• Spend the evening with U.S. Ambassador to Japan Caroline Kennedy, 7 p.m., Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 S.W. Broadway. Cost: $30 to $75.

www.portland5.com/arlene-schnitzer-concert-hall/events/evening-ambassador-caroline-kennedy

• Hear Hawaii author Hob Osterlund read from her new book "Holy Moli: Albatross and Other Ancestors," 7 p.m., Broadway Books, 1714 N.E. Broadway. www.broadwaybooks.net

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Sports

New page in the playbook

September 19, 2017 Portland Tribune - Sports
BY PAUL DANZER/PORTLAND TRIBUNE/Timbers goalie Jeff Attinella hopes the children's books he writes on the side will reach kids who don't like to read

A Hall honor for patriarch Glickman

September 19, 2017 Portland Tribune - Sports
KERRY EGGERS ON SPORTS/The man who shaped sports in Oregon says he has no regrets
  • How good is No. 24 Oregon?

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    BY PAUL DANZER/PORTLAND TRIBUNE/ASU, or a close second half, will be measuring stick
  • Waverley wins as host

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    SCORESHEET/Ducks, Beavers kick off Pac-12 volleyball season with clash in Eugene
  • Main events

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings for Sept. 19-20
  • TV, radio

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings on the air locally on Sept. 19-20
  • Sports birthdays

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    Celebrating this week are two former Trail Blazers, one current Blazer and one ex-major leaguer from Portland
  • Trail Blazers arrive in camp with new center

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    OREGON SPORTS HISTORY/1978: Best-ball tournament brings top women golfers to Columbia-Edgewater
  • Monday sports events

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings for Sept. 18
  • Monday TV, radio

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings on the air locally on Sept. 18
  • IN PHOTOS: Seattle gets first win of 2017

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    Seahawks score late touchdown to overcome pesky San Francisco 49ers, 12-9, at CenturyLink Field, improve to 1-1
  • Sunday sports events

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings for Sept. 17
  • Sunday TV, radio

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings on the air locally on Sept. 17
  • Astros sweep Mariners, clinch A.L. West title

    Portland Tribune - Sports
    Justin Verlander strikes out 10 in his home debut for Houston; Seattle returns home for final homestand
  • Seahawks escape 49ers

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    SUNDAY SEAHAWKS RECAP: Russell Wilson's mobility keys fourth-quarter TD drive in 12-9 win over San Francisco
  • Luton injury latest blow to OSU

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    BY KERRY EGGERS/PORTLAND TRIBUNE/Return of Collins, defensive changes Beaver bright spots
  • Pilot men edge Beavers in soccer

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    SUNDAY COLLEGE SOCCER RESULTS/Portland wins 1-0 at OSU; Oregon women's soccer rolls, Concordia ties conference opener
  • Saturday sports events

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings for Sept. 16
  • Saturday TV, radio

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    The Portland Tribune's comprehensive breakdown of games and happenings on the air locally on Sept. 16
  • Astros outscore Mariners

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    SATURDAY M'S RECAP/Houston builds early lead and beats Seattle 8-6, further dimming Mariners playoff chances
  • Vikings fall hard to UC Davis

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    BY STEVE BRANDON/PORTLAND TRIBUNE/Aggies spoil Portland State's home opener, leading wire to wire in 37-14 victory
  • SLIDESHOW: UC Davis upends Vikings

    Portland Tribune - Sports
    TRIBUNE PHOTOS: JONATHAN HOUSE/Portland State drops nonconference game at Providence Park
  • Lewis & Clark gets a win

    Portland Tribune - Sports
    SATURDAY SMALL-COLLEGE FOOTBALL/Pioneers triumph at Pomona-Pitzer; Linfield falls at home to No. 1-ranked Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • Vikings, Pilots close tourney with victories

    Portland Tribune - Sports
    SATURDAY COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL./PSU sweeps UTEP; Pilots get 3-1 win over Cal State Northridge
  • Freeman, Ducks pound Wyoming

    Portland Tribune - Sports
    OREGON 49, WYOMING 13/Ducks roll to big lead, start season 3-0 as defense dominates against highly-touted quarterback
  • Multnomah men score first, but lose to Carroll

    Portland Tribune - Sports
    SATURDAY COLLEGE SOCCER RESULTS/Lewis & Clark women fall at Whitman in Northwest Conference play

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Politics

Lake Oswego's Andrea Salinas will represent House District 38

September 21, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - News Anthony Macuk
County commissioners pick political consultant to succeed former Rep. Ann Lininger in a unanimous vote

Andrea Salinas sworn in as newest state representative

September 18, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - News Pamplin Media Group
Lake Oswego resident was appointed last week to fill the House District 38 seat vacated by Ann Lininger

Features

Holding on

September 19, 2017 Portland Tribune - Features Kerry Eggers
Wendy Wilson, daughter of a Beach Boy and singer with Wilson Phillips, finds harmony living in Camas, Washington

Love Bites sweetens Sherwood

September 19, 2017 Portland Tribune - Features Ray Pitz
Carnie Wilson, friend start dessert business plan for big growth; they envision 600 stories nationwide, but will 'keep it close to home for now'

Sustainable Life

The challenges of recycling at apartments

September 19, 2017 Toby Van Fleet, Metro
Metro study finds lack of storage space, pickup service, makes it harder for multifamily tenants to be green

EcoFilm Fest seeks to uplift, inspire

September 19, 2017 Jennifer Anderson
Forget doom and gloom; this year's lineup includes many local and women-made films

 

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