Tigard growlerie serves up a good time

Tigard growlerie serves up a good time

Tapphoria has 26 brews on tap as well as wine, ale, cider and kombucha Michael Westfall loves to...

One man's plan to fix downtown

One man's plan to fix downtown

Could a YMCA be the answer to Tigard's problems? If you ask Neal Brown, the most important...

Tigard Police consider ticket to ride

Tigard Police consider ticket to ride

City doesn't employ enough officers to run a photo-radar program We’ve all seen them. The...

Welcome to the haunted dollhouse

Welcome to the haunted dollhouse

Tualatin Youth Advisory Council is working hard to scare you, and their haunted house will be...

Pastor recalls couple killed in accident (along with their daughter) were loving parents

Pastor recalls couple killed in accident (along with their daughter) were loving parents

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Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Marty Moyer, left, wants her friend Jody Wiser and residents of Washington County to pay a $30 Vehicle Registration Fee for road maintenance, a fee Wiser does not support.
October 23, 2014

Fast 'frenemies' debate merits of road measure

by Kendra Hogue
Proposed vehicle registration fee prompts opposite opinions At a June 17 public hearing of the Washington County Board of Commissioners in Hillsboro, two women approached the panel to offer…
Photo Credit: FILE PHOTO - Tigards Halloween Canine Costume Contest at Potso Dog Park kicks off this Saturday, rain or shine. The event is popular among dog owners and will be judged by Mayor John L. Cook and Rep. Margaret Doherty.
October 23, 2014

Dogs, kids partake in Halloween events in Tigard

by Geoff Pursinger
Halloween is just around the corner, and there are plenty of fun events around the area to give young trick-or-treaters something fun to do. The fall festivities begin this weekend at Potso Dog…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Wil Hoskin and Duncan Ketel, both teachers at Mitch Charter school, walk though the school's garden. The water jug in the forefront is a solution for a greenhouse created by students.
October 23, 2014

Gardening for the future

by Caitlin Feldman
MITCH Charter School immerses its students into nature one project at a time An industrial park isn’t typically the first location that comes to mind when one thinks of a school, and it’s…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A Legacy diabetes educator shows a patient how to monitor her diabetes. If someone is diagnosed with pre-diabetes, small changes in diet and exercise can lead to big results.
October 23, 2014

Better habits for better health

by Caitlin Feldman
Living a healthier life style can prevent the onset of Type 2 diabetes, and it starts with getting educated Bad habits are hard to change. The trouble with this is that bad habits can lead to…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - New Seasons employees and community members quite literally broke bread at the Nyberg Rivers store's grand opening Wednesday morning.
October 23, 2014

New Seasons Market opens at Nyberg Rivers

by Caitlin Feldman
Locally-owned grocery chain welcomes shoppers New Seasons Market, the final flagship tenant of Nyberg Rivers, opened its friendly doors on Wednesday in Tualatin. Having been a staple in the…
October 23, 2014

Vandal targets Ogden's yard signs

by Caitlin Feldman
Flyers degrading Tualatin's mayor were taped to signs When City Council President Monique Beikman saw a flyer taped to her neighbor’s “Vote for Lou Ogden” yard sign on Friday, Oct. 10, she…
October 22, 2014

Besides election fliers, property tax bills in mail

by Kendra Hogue
Washington County property taxes rose 4.4 percent this year Washington County property tax statements started shipping out in the mail Friday and will continue through this Saturday. What will…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Marc Woodard is running for a second term on the Tigard City Council.
October 22, 2014

Election 2014: Marc Woodard seeks re-election to Tigard City…

by Christina Lent
Incumbent responds to The Times' candidate survey Age: 55 Family: Married for 29 years to Elizabeth with two daughters Job and education background: Please visit woodchat.com for full employment…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Carl Switzer is running for a position on the Tigard City Council.
October 22, 2014

Election 2014: Carl Switzer eyes seat on Tigard City Council

by Christina Lent
Park, transportation leader responds to The Times' candidate survey Age: 44 Family: Married, daughter, 8, and son, 5. Job and education background: Education — Graduate certificate, public…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - John Goodhouse is running for a seat on the Tigard City Council.
October 22, 2014

Election 2014: John Goodhouse runs for Tigard City Council

by Christina Lent
Political hopeful responds to The Times' candidate survey Age: 40 Family: Married to Rebecca Goodhouse, oldest daughter Meeka attends George Fox University and is studying early childhood…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tom Anderson is running for the Tigard City Council.
Oct 22, 2014

Election 2014: Tom Anderson seeks seat on Tigard City Council

by Christina Lent
Planning Commission leader responds to The Times' candidate survey Age: 52 Family: Married to Kelcie, with a son, Aaron, and a daughter, Autumn Job and education background: Real estate…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jan Giunta is running for Tualatin mayor.
Oct 23, 2014

Election 2014: Jan Giunta challenges for Tualatin mayor

by Christina Lent
Community advocate responds to The Times' candidate survey Family: Husband deceased, three children and three grandchildren Job and education background: B.S. and master's of education degree…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lou Ogden is running for re-election as Tualatin's mayor.
Oct 21, 2014

Election 2014: Lou Ogden seeks re-election as Tualatin's mayor

by Christina Lent
Long-time leader responds to The Times' candidate survey Age: 59 Family: Married to Barb; daughters Katie and Kim; stepchildren Dave, Adam and Erica and their families Job and Educational…
Photo Credit: TRIBUNE PHOTO: ALVARO FONTAN - GOP Senate candidate Monica Wehby says she would alter - not repeal - the federal Obamacare law to reduce the costs and regulation on businesses. She also blamed much of the states economic doldrums on policies supported by her opponent, U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley.
Oct 21, 2014

Wehby rolls with hits, stays on course

by Peter Wong
GOP candidate says website flap, attacks distract worried voters Even though Monica Wehby was exposed to politics when she was president of the Oregon Medical Association, she has felt it full…
Oct 21, 2014

WCHS to offer scholarship at open house

by Geoff Pursinger
Westside Christian High School off Pacific Highway is hosting an open house on Tuesday, Nov. 4, at 7 p.m. Westside — which relocated from Lake Oswego to Tigard last year — was founded in 1981.…
Photo Credit: UNDATED COURTESTY PHOTO - Tiffany Fefelov, 27, her husband Fred Fefelov, 34 and their 7-year-old daughter Mila all died in a crash on Highway 20.
Oct 20, 2014

Three members of King City family killed in crash

by Jim Redden
Three members of a King City family were killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 20 near Lost Lake in eastern Linn County early Saturday. The three were in a car hit by an SUV. They are…
Oct 19, 2014

Elmer's in Tigard robbed

by Jim Redden
A suspect got away after robbing the Elmer's Restaurant at 14055 S.W. Pacific Highway in Tigard on Saturday evening. No one was injured during the incident. The suspect is described as a white…
BRENDA ADAMS
Oct 21, 2014

Tigard woman arrested for setting early morning fire

by The Review
A 29-year-old Tigard woman was arrested Friday in connection with an early morning fire at a demolished house in Lake Oswego. The fire in a large debris pile in the 13400 block of Fosberg Road…
Oct 16, 2014

Estimate shows levy funds increasing for schools

by Geoff Pursinger
County says levy could generate as much as $6 million a year Voters pamphlets were mailed to homes across Tigard and Tualatin this week, but while the pamphlet is normally a great place to learn…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Rich Mackin and Heather Fulton talk about their love of costumes and racing giant pumpkins across Tualatin's Lake of the Commons.
Oct 16, 2014

A vaguely nautical spectacle

by Caitlin Feldman
Returning paddlers gear up for West Coast Giant Pumpkin Regatta Heather Fulton answered the door of her Southeast Portland home in a dinosaur onesie, complete with a hood and tail. Her boyfriend…



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