The ritual of the sculpture exchange begins

The ritual of the sculpture exchange begins

It’s that time of year again. Time for the summer ritual of the Arts Council of Lake...

Vagabond dining adds fun, adventure to food

Vagabond dining adds fun, adventure to food

Are you doing much vagabond dining this summer? You might know it by its more common name,...

Piece of Cake Bakery  wins beer-infused cupcake competition

Piece of Cake Bakery wins beer-infused cupcake competition

Piece of Cake Bakery owner Marilyn DeVault and baker Shelby Page recently won Portland Brewing...

Teens land best summer jobs

Teens land best summer jobs

Working at Alder Creek gives teens time to paddle, help public learn new sports Could a summer...

Lake Oswego native brings his band back to town for fifth gig, July 23

Lake Oswego native brings his band back to town for fifth gig, July 23

Blind to Reason plays Make Oswego Great Again Mayor's Ball Extravaganza on July 23 A San...

'Odysseo' adds additional show dates

'Odysseo' adds additional show dates

Because of strong ticket sales in Oregon, the producers of “Odysseo” have added an...

Relaxing doesn't get much better

Relaxing doesn't get much better

Ah, I am still feeling rested and relaxed from our excursions a few weeks ago. Last week, I...

New Eaton-Fischer law practice  in Lake Oswego focuses on family

New Eaton-Fischer law practice in Lake Oswego focuses on family

Personal causes motivate longtime lawyer friends Sonya Fischer knew she wanted to partner with...

CRT premiering 'One Slight Hitch'

CRT premiering 'One Slight Hitch'

Come enjoy a comedy about a wedding day gone completely and spectacularly awry. Clackamas...

See Hear Do

See Hear Do

Get this week's concerts and outdoor performances on your calendar now The entertainment is free...

Majestic horses take center stage in 'Odysseo'

Majestic horses take center stage in 'Odysseo'

Eight different breeds are used in a $30 million production under the Big Top in South Waterfront...

Lakewood presents premiere of 'Nine'

Lakewood presents premiere of 'Nine'

64th season opener is a Tony Award-winning musical Lakewood Theatre Company opens its 64th season...

Making a big gain on pain

Making a big gain on pain

The QI Spot finds right combination for treatment Dr. Wade McCulloch has declared war on pain....

BurnCycle focuses on making your day

BurnCycle focuses on making your day

45-minute session applies mental aspects of yoga to cardio Who would have thought that riding...

The Right Nuts

The Right Nuts

Bliss Nut-Butters to make debut at farmers market It’s hard to live up to a last name like...

Savant Skin Care offers innovative treatments

Savant Skin Care offers innovative treatments

If you have noticed that area men and women are looking more beautiful lately, it could be due...

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STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Because of her drive and talent, Natalie Mussotto of Lake Oswego is well on her way to a successful career in the art world.
July 28, 2016

Fresh faced Mussotto comes bursting into the art world

by Cliff Newell
Natalie Mussotto gets curating job fresh out of college Natalie Mussotto does not believe in being a struggling artist. She much prefers achieving success right away. And she has done this. With…
STAFF PHOTOS: BARB RANDALL - David Nemarnik is the visionary behind Alloro Vineyard. He runs the estate as a holistic Old World farm.
July 28, 2016

Why not take a 30-minute drive to Italy?

by Barb Randall
Alloro Vineyard in Sherwood transports visitors to a Tuscan farm Want to go to Italy this summer? It won’t take but 30 minutes to get there, and you don’t need to dig out your passport or even…
STAFF PHOTOS: BARB RANDALL - David Nemarnik is the visionary behind Alloro Vineyard. He runs the estate as a holistic Old World farm.
July 28, 2016

Why not take a 30-minute drive to Italy?

by Barb Randall
Alloro Vineyard in Sherwood transports visitors to a Tuscan farm Want to go to Italy this summer? It won’t take but 30 minutes to get there, and you don’t need to dig out your passport or even…


STAFF PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - Father Gregg Bronsema is happy that Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish is located right in the heart of Lake Oswego.
July 28, 2016

New milepost on a journey of faith

by Cliff Newell
Father Gregg Bronsema joins pastoral staff at Our Lady Father Gregg Bronsema is the new vicar at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish in Lake Oswego. Talk about long, strange trips. A rock-solid…
STAFF PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - Father Gregg Bronsema is happy that Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish is located right in the heart of Lake Oswego.
July 28, 2016

New milepost on a journey of faith

by Cliff Newell
Father Gregg Bronsema joins pastoral staff at Our Lady Father Gregg Bronsema is the new vicar at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish in Lake Oswego. Talk about long, strange trips. A rock-solid…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: MARC BAKER - Leah Brown Harrison sings straight from the heart during the Brown Sisters performance at the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts. Hearts pounded and tears were shed.
July 28, 2016

'Voices of angels'

by Cliff Newell
Listeners hear real deal from mega-talented Brown Sisters You don’t listen to the Brown Sisters just with your ears. You also listen with your heart and soul. That is what Lake Oswego music…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: MARC BAKER - Leah Brown Harrison sings straight from the heart during the Brown Sisters performance at the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts. Hearts pounded and tears were shed.
July 28, 2016

'Voices of angels'

by Cliff Newell
Listeners hear real deal from mega-talented Brown Sisters You don’t listen to the Brown Sisters just with your ears. You also listen with your heart and soul. That is what Lake Oswego music…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: TERRI LOWENTHAL - This braided rug, titled Domestic Integrities detail, was created by Fritz Haeg, one of the artists Jen Delos Reyes writes about in her book, Im Going to Live the Life I Sing About in My Song: How Artists Make and Live Lives of Meaning.
July 28, 2016

Marylhurst's Art Gym opening unique outdoor exhibit

by Pamplin Media Group
The Art Gym will present its first summer outdoor project, “I’m Going to Live the Life I Sing About in My Song,” by Jen Delos Reyes through July 31. Inspired by her newly released book, “I’m…
STAFF PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - The blackboard menu at Renew Juice Co. offers a lot of delicious fruit drinks that will make you healthier. Owner Lisa Straffords business is off to a good start.
July 28, 2016

Juicing your way to good health

by Cliff Newell
Renew Juice Co. is labor of love for West Linn's Lisa Strafford Lisa Strafford already owns a lot of restaurants, and she plans to open even more. But the West Linn woman has been thinking about…
July 28, 2016

Community Briefs

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Photographers invited to enter Lake Oswego photo contest Amateur and professional photographers are invited to enter their best images in the eighth-annual City of Lake Oswego photo contest.…

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Jul 28, 2016

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Photographers invited to enter Lake Oswego photo contest Amateur and professional photographers are invited to enter their best images in the eighth-annual City of Lake Oswego photo contest.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - CASA of Clackamas County will hold its fourth-annual charity golf tournament at Oregon Golf Club Aug. 29. Sign up now to play.
Jul 28, 2016

Tee it up to help children

by Barb Randall
CASA of Clackamas County to host annual golf tournament Child Advocates Inc., also known as CASA of Clackamas County, is hosting its fourth-annual charity golf tournament Aug. 29 at the Oregon…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - CASA of Clackamas County will hold its fourth-annual charity golf tournament at Oregon Golf Club Aug. 29. Sign up now to play.
Jul 28, 2016

Tee it up to help children

by Barb Randall
CASA of Clackamas County to host annual golf tournament Child Advocates Inc., also known as CASA of Clackamas County, is hosting its fourth-annual charity golf tournament Aug. 29 at the Oregon…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Australias First Lady of the Blues, Fiona Boyes, will present an evening of blues at Lake Theater and Cafe on Aug. 10.
Jul 28, 2016

Lake Theater will be 'Professin' the Blues'

by Pamplin Media Group
Lake Theater and Café will present “Professin’ the Blues,” “an evening of music, artistry and tales from the road,” with Fiona Boyes and Jimi Bott on Aug. 8. Join award-winning Australian blues…
Jul 28, 2016

What's Happening

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THURSDAY, JULY 28 PORTLAND MEN’S CAREGIVING SUPPORT GROUP — 1 p.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital, 1015 N.W. 22nd Ave., Portland in Building 2, second-floor board room above Devers Eye Clinic.…
Jul 28, 2016

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
THURSDAY, JULY 28 PORTLAND MEN’S CAREGIVING SUPPORT GROUP — 1 p.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital, 1015 N.W. 22nd Ave., Portland in Building 2, second-floor board room above Devers Eye Clinic.…
Jul 28, 2016

Songs give comfort, hope for peace

by Joan Waldron
The song “Bridge over Troubled Water” was written by the American music duo Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel and played for the first time in 1970, a time of great turmoil in our country. President…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The Howl at the Moon 5K run/walk will be held at Luscher Farm July 29. After the run, stay for the barn bash. Sign up now.
Jul 28, 2016

Get outdoors and Howl at the Moon

by Jan Wirtz
Join the fun as the sun goes down on the rolling hills of Luscher Farm on July 29, and take part in the Howl at the Moon 5K Adventure Run. The run covers 3.1 miles of farm terrain and 16…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: 123RF - Learn to play Bunco, a fun game of chance played with dice.
Jul 28, 2016

New social groups forming at LOACC

by Maria Bigelow
Looking for ways to have a little fun and meet new friends? The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center has a couple ideas that just might fit the bill. Folks at the center will host a Bunco event…
Jul 28, 2016

Business Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Mason promoted to complex manager for Wells Fargo Wells Fargo Advisors has promoted Curtis Mason to complex manager and first vice president. He previously served for more than two years as an…