Talented authors converge at Compose

Talented authors converge at Compose

Rafael Alvarez, journalist and television writer for “The Wire,” is the keynote...

Marylhurst showing special exhibits

Marylhurst showing special exhibits

Artists' reception planned for April 30 The Marylhurst Department of Art will present the work...

Musical instrument artisans gather at Marylhurst

Musical instrument artisans gather at Marylhurst

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Northwest Handmade Musical Instrument Exhibit. More...

Handwoven spring sale set for April 24-26

Handwoven spring sale set for April 24-26

The Portland Handweavers Guild will hold its annual spring sale April 24-26 at Oregon Convention...

LAA to present 500 pieces of original art

LAA to present 500 pieces of original art

49th annual art show and sale opens with reception April 24 Lake Area Artists are preparing for...

Olive and Grape under new ownership

Olive and Grape under new ownership

Westlake restaurant offers New American cuisine, wine bar In the tradition of Victor Kiam, who...

Dr. Judith A Richmond initiated as a Fellow

Dr. Judith A Richmond initiated as a Fellow

Dr. Judith A. Richmond is one of 1,640 initiates from around the world who became Fellows of the...

'Real Life' comes to Happy Trails

'Real Life' comes to Happy Trails

Ambitious new program aims at helping people with disabilities Happy Trails Riding Center of...

Seeds planted to get you gardening

Seeds planted to get you gardening

Lake Grove Garden Club's 90th annual sale offers quality plants at great prices Green thumbs...

Meet your Cheese Buddy

Meet your Cheese Buddy

Ron Bronleewe at Lamb's Nature's Choice Market knows cheeses Do you have a Cheese Buddy? You...

LTC set to hold auditions for 'Unnecessary Farce'

Lakewood Theatre Company will hold open auditions April 4 and 6 for the casting of Patrick Slade...


West Linn's Community

SUBMITTED PHOTO - Sonshine Express Preschool Director Patty Hottman will retire at the end of the school year, after 40 years of service.
April 16, 2015

Hottman retiring from Sonshine Express

by the Review, Tidings
After serving for 40 years as director of Mountain Park Church’s Sonshine Express Preschool, Patty Hottman is retiring, effective at the end of this school year. Jennifer Domingo will take her…
April 16, 2015

Get ready to celebrate Oregon Wine Month

by Oregon Wine Board
600 wineries to throw a month-long party in May May is Oregon Wine Month and special tastings, wine dinn ers, open houses and a Wine Country Sweepstakes will highlight the month-long festival of…
April 16, 2015

Lake Oswego Library to hold special events

by The Review, Tidings
PBS filmmaker Laurence Cotton and author William Hawkins will present a special program on Olmsted Landscape Architects at 6:30 p.m. on April 20. The presentation includes the screening of…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Carrol Johnson picked the winning bracket of the recent March Madness NCAA National Basketball Championship. Her prize was a $25 gift card to Safeway.
April 16, 2015

Johnson's tourney bracket wins

by Maria Bigelow
As some of you are aware, the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center hosted a NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament bracket competition. It was free to join and the prize was a $25 gift card to Safeway.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The West Linn Adult Community Center is planning a field trip to the Frank Kidd Toy Museum in Portland. Cost is $10 which covers transportation and admission. They will stop for brunch at the Cadilac Cafe prior to going to the museum.
April 16, 2015

Brunch, antique toys make for perfect trip

by Doug Dickston
It’s not a kid’s toy museum, it is Kidd’s Toy Museum. That is, it’s Frank Kidd’s collection of more than 15,000 antique toys, banks and pieces of transportation memorabilia that he’s amassed…
April 16, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, APRIL 16 FREE BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC — 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, 1500 Division, Oregon City. Use reserved 15-minute parking spaces in main hospital…
April 16, 2015

Return to song brings joy

by Esther Halvorsen-Hill
“The Lost Chord” Seated one day at the organ, I was weary and ill at ease, And my fingers wandered idly Over the noisy keys. I do not know what I was playing, Or what I was dreaming then; But I…
April 16, 2015

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Trainer’s Club holding wellness seminar today Trainer’s Club will hold its monthly Third Thursday Health Seminar 5:30-6:30 p.m. today at the fitness center, located at 333 S. State St., Suite W…
April 10, 2015

Ladies Who Brunch fashion show supports Meridian Park

by Barb Randall
Bridgeport Village will present Ladies Who Brunch Fashion Show for Charity at 9 a.m. May 2 at Twigs Bistro & Martini Bar at Bridgeport Village. Paula Brada O’Neil and Tracy Gaillard Pendergast,…
April 09, 2015

CRT annual gala celebrates with music

by The Review, Tidings
Clackamas Repertory Theatre will host its seventh annual fundraising gala at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, April 11 in the Niemeyer Center at Clackamas Community College. The evening will begin with live…

Don't miss the local news

SUBMITTED PHOTO - Nancy Dunis learned alot about clematis and life from her friend, Brewster Rogerson.
Apr 02, 2015

Brewster's legacy blooms in the garden

by Nancy Dunis
Brewster Rogerson’s name and reputation blipped on my radar screen as a clematis guru 15 years ago, but I didn’t actually meet him until 2007. It was at Plant Nerd Night; I remember it well. Who…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Often we treat friends better than we do family. Maria Bigelow reminds all to appreciate family members for all they do.
Apr 02, 2015

See family for the angels they are

by Maria Bigelow
If you have children, you have heard from other people or the babysitter that your child is an angel. And you stand in shock because you have not seen angelic behavior since he came home from…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS: DULCET CUISINE LLC - Deviled eggs are an Easter standard dish. Use Dulcet Lemon, Mustard Dill sauce to make these.
Apr 02, 2015

Take Easter feast to new flavor heights

by Barb Randall
Add exotic flavors to everyday foods Action item: Fill 150 dozen plastic eggs with candy. Yep, you read right: 150 dozen. That is one of the items on my friend Susie Coffman’s Easter preparation…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Two special Easter egg hunts are planned for the community on Saturday.  The first, hosted by the West Linn Lions Club, will take place at 10 a.m. April 4 at the football field at West Linn High School, 5464 W. A St. Egg hunters will be separated into age categories including two and under hunting with parents; 3 and 4-year olds; kindergarten and first graders; second and third graders; and fourth and fifth graders. There are three special chocolate prizes for each age group, and it is rumored the Easter Bunny will be present. The second event will take place at 11 a.m. on April 4 at Lake Oswego Hunt, 2725 Iron Mountain Blvd. in Lake Oswego. This event is hosted by Hope Community Church and members of the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce. Families are invited to come meet Hop the Bunny and Otis the Pony, sit in a police cruiser, take pony rides and more. Children can register to win a giant stuffed bunny and hunt for 15,000 treasure eggs.
Apr 02, 2015

Community Easter egg hunts planned

by The Review, Tidings
Apr 02, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, APRIL 2 NEWCOMERS WELCOME CLUB OF LAKE OSWEGO/WEST LINN — Meet and greet at local home. Call 214-202-7021 or visit newcomerswelcomeclub.weebly.com. WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS CLUB — Noon,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Lori Friedman, left, and Joan Peck want to spread the joy of quilt history across Oregon. Here they pose, beside one of Pecks prized quilts.
Apr 02, 2015

Every quilt has a story

by The Review
Call goes out to quilters to attend documentation event If you have a quilt, Joan Peck and Lori Friedman want to meet you in Oregon City on April 10 and 11. The two quilting comrades (from West…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The new summer activities guide for Parks and Rec classes should be in homes April 4.
Apr 02, 2015

Get summer fun lined up

by Kim Stoutt
Registration opens 10 a.m. April 6 The Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation Summer 2015 Activities Guide is being delivered to Lake Oswego homes and businesses by April 4. This is the guide to keep…
Piled up in front of Lilly Logan are the last eight books for Lake Oswego Reads. To bring these books to life, Logan has accomplished the improbable and impossible.
Apr 02, 2015

Pulling out all the stops

by Cliff Newell
Lilly Logan makes Lake Oswego Reads a super event Lilly Logan doesn’t wear a pith helmet or carry an elephant gun, but she likes to talk about “the thrill of the hunt.” The Lake Oswego woman’s…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Volunteer kiatsu practitioner Karen Lewis uses kiatsu to relieve stress in Tom Bradys neck.
Apr 02, 2015

Try kiatsu classes at WLACC to improve your health

by Doug Dickston
This month, the West Linn Adult Community Center is hosting four one-hour sessions of kiatsu, a hands-on class in self-healing promoted by the Oregon Ki Society. The name kiatsu, means “ki…
Apr 02, 2015

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Relay for Life of Lake Oswego kickoff party set Bahar Behboodi, Lake Oswego Relay for Life chairwoman, has announced that the kickoff event for this year's Relay will be held 5-9 p.m. April 10…




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