Putting smiles on the poorest of the poor

Putting smiles on the poorest of the poor

The Dental Family Robinson has fantastic experience in Dominican Republic When it came to going...

Ready for spring veggies?

Ready for spring veggies?

Are your taste buds perking up? The spring vegetables are coming into the markets — get...

Devine Color introduces curated collection of paints, wallpapers

Devine Color introduces curated collection of paints, wallpapers

New line makes home decorating simple for DIYers To help homeowners tackle smaller DIY (do it...

Mid-Century Modern Home Tour set for May 10

Mid-Century Modern Home Tour set for May 10

Lecture, companion event at Belluschi Pavilion planned Six Portland area homes designed by...

New salon conversation series to begin at Marylhurst

New salon conversation series to begin at Marylhurst

A-MAIS-ing Voices, a new Salon Conversations Series, will present Deborah Walker from 10 a.m. to...

Hear Kenny Lavitz in concert

Hear Kenny Lavitz in concert

West Linn musician Kenny Lavitz will be playing at several venues during the month of April. His...

LTC announces next season of plays

LTC announces next season of plays

Lakewood Theatre Company will open its 62nd season with six productions on its Mainstage and...

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by: REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Four years ago Tom Swearingen had never written a single poem. Today he has put out a CD of his poetry and is performing it to fast-growing acclaim.
April 24, 2014

A bard on horseback

by Cliff Newell
Cowboy poet Tom Swearingen may be coming to a campfire near you When it comes to cowboy poetry, Tom Swearingen rides tall in the saddle. The Lake Oswego native has lived and breathed the cowboy…
by: TIDINGS AND REVIEW PHOTO: BARB RANDALL - Chef Thu Ha Dinh, owner of fuAsian Catering and Deli, invites you to experience her healthful, delicious foods. The deli is open 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday with pickup available until 7 p.m.
April 24, 2014

Treat yourself to fuAsian experience

by Barb Randall
Multi-ethnic classes, deli, catering and dinner by reservation offered I am willing to bet you have driven past fuAsian several times — perhaps several hundreds of times — since it opened three…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Library volunteer David Howell deposits a book in the new book drop in Mountain Park.
April 24, 2014

New book drop available in Mountain Park

by The Review, Tidings
The Lake Oswego Public Library has a new location where patrons can return books, magazines, CDs and DVDS. The new book drop is located in the parking lot of the Mountain Park tennis courts on…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Guardian of the Lake by Brian Mock is the 2014 Peoples Choice sculpture winner in the Arts Council of Lake Oswego contest.
April 24, 2014

Guardian is a winner for Arts Council

by Barb Randall
City of Lake Oswego pays $15,000 for sculpture Arts Council of Lake Oswego announced a winner April 15 in the 2014 People’s Choice sculpture competition. Guardian of the Lake, by Brian Mock, was…
April 24, 2014

Former Blazer Kenny Anderson speaks for child abuse victims

by The Review, Tidings
Children’s Center will host its 8th annual Champions for Children luncheon April 30 at Oregon Golf Club, 25700 SW Pete’s Mountain Road. A reception and raffle will be held between 11 a.m. and…
April 24, 2014

Friends donate $25,000 to library

by The Review, Tidings
The board of the Friends of the Lake Oswego Library has approved a grant of $25,000 to the library. The donation is allocated as follows: Special shows for youth, $9,000. This program brings…
April 24, 2014

How does it feel to be old?

by Rhenda Wilson
That 15-year-old girl in the bookstore is now 60 As a nurse working with people older than myself, I hear it time after time. “I don’t belong in a place like this. These people are old. They are…
by: SUBMITTED FILE PHOTO - Hats are the order of the day at the WLACC Mothers Day tea, as seen in this photo from 2013.
April 24, 2014

Enjoy Mothers Day tea

by Doug Dickston
If you have attended the West Linn Adult Community Center’s annual Mother’s Day tea in previous years, you already know how lavish and enjoyable the event is. If you haven’t attended, you…
April 24, 2014

Lunch with legislators at the country club set for May 14

by The Review and Tidings
The Willamette Women Democrats will hold a “Lunch With the Legislators” at the Oswego Lake Country Club from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 14. The luncheon will feature Val Hoyle, Junction City,…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Just in time for Mothers Day, Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation is offering hanging basket classes. Make one with your mom.
April 24, 2014

Learn to make hanging baskets at class

by Kelliegh Bradley
Love those fabulous hanging baskets that grace our city streets? Learn to make them in a class offered through Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation just in time for Mother’s Day. Join us at Luscher…

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Apr 24, 2014

Friends of Tryon Creek founded on Earth Day 1970

by The Review, Tidings
Volunteer April 26 to honor founders efforts On the first Earth Day, held in 1970, 310 women from SW Portland and Lake Oswego went door to door to raise $27,000 to save Tryon Creek Canyon from…
Apr 24, 2014

Community briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Woodland Weed Management field day scheduled Oregon State University Extension and Clackamas County Farm Forestry Association are offering a Woodland Weed Management field day from 8:30 a.m. to…
Apr 24, 2014

Explore your lunch options

by Maria Bigelow
Every week, we mention what the center is serving for lunch. But did you know that all of our meals’ nutritional content must be reviewed and approved? We take the quality of food we offer very…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Creatures of the Night won last years Haunted Trail at Mary S. Young park. They will be back to defend their title.
Apr 24, 2014

Looking for a fundraising opportunity? Use imagination

by Terri Jones
Creepy, creative ideas could earn originators cash West Linn Parks and Recreation and their partners are seeking West Linn’s most inspired, humorous, creepy and peculiar families, businesses,…
Apr 24, 2014

What's happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, APRIL 24 KRUSE WAY ECONOMIC FORUM — 7:30 a.m., Kruse Oaks Conference Center, 5300 Meadows Road, Lake Oswego. Learn how technology is fueling innovation and economic growth. $25…
Apr 24, 2014

BBB helps prevent medical ID theft

by The Review, Tidings
According to the Medical Identity Fraud Alliance, medical identity theft increased nearly 20 percent in 2013 and affected approximately 1.84 million victims in the United States — who paid more…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO: ANDREA JOHNSON - Kramer Vineyard is hosting Bubbles and Bunnies, a spin on the traditional Easter egg hunt, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at both tasting rooms.
Apr 17, 2014

Lent's almost over - crack open the wine

by Barb Randall
Christians around the world have just a few more days of fasting, penance and prayer before Lent ends and the joyous celebration of Easter occurs. This is Holy Week: Today is Maundy Thursday,…
by: REVIEW/TIDINGS PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - Lesley Mondeaux, left, and Joanne Ransom, both of Lake Oswego, are the co-directors of Northwest Mothers Milk Bank. Here they are packing orders of donated human milk for delivery to area hospitals.
Apr 17, 2014

Milk bank enables moms to share lifesaving fluid

by Barb Randall
One thousand, one hundred fifty-eight gallons — that’s how much human breast milk has been donated to the Northwest Mothers Milk Bank since it opened July 2013. Those 1,158 gallons have been…
by: STAFF PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - Laura B. Russell of Dunthorpe has released a second cookbook. This book, Brassicas covers unique ways to enjoy a wide variety of vegetables.
Apr 17, 2014

Russells new book makes cooking healthiest veggies easy

by Barb Randall
Tired of serving the same old uninspiring vegetables? Dunthorpe resident Laura B. Russell comes to the rescue with the release of her second cookbook, “Brassicas, Cooking the world’s healthiest…
Apr 17, 2014

Hop on over for Easter egg hunt fun

by The Review, Tidings
Get ready to look high and low for brightly colored eggs Saturday. Two Easter egg hunts are planned in the community. The West Linn Lions will host its annual hunt beginning at 10 a.m. on the…




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