Breathe deep for  labor pain relief

Breathe deep for labor pain relief

Providence Willamette Falls Hospital is the first of the Providence hospitals to offer nitrous...

Tinker, learn in WL library's Makerspace

Tinker, learn in WL library's Makerspace

Visit the West Linn Library's Makerspace in the teen room.

Zupan's Markets partners with Commons Brewery on fifth beer

Zupan's Markets partners with Commons Brewery on fifth beer

Zupan's Markets and Commons Brewery have collaborated on a fifth Farm-to-Market beer

Bringing the songs

Bringing the songs

Musicians, longtime friends collaborate to promote musical productions on regional and national...

Lakewood Theatre Company ends season with 'Godspell'

Lakewood Theatre Company ends season with 'Godspell'

Based on the Gospel according to St. Matthew, show to run April 28-June 11

Cool things to do this weekend in Lake Oswego and West Linn

Cool things to do this weekend in Lake Oswego and West Linn

Upcoming events include art shows, celebrations of International Beaver Day

Pepe Raphael and 3 Leg Torso together at last

Pepe Raphael and 3 Leg Torso together at last

Get tickets now for special May 1 concert at Lake Theater and Cafe

World of Speed honors  American muscle cars

World of Speed honors American muscle cars

Newly unveiled exhibit includes a 1970 Dodge Challenger Hemi Convertible

Lake Area Artists Show and Sale opens April 21

Lake Area Artists Show and Sale opens April 21

More than 400 original works of art will be available for purchase at the Lake Area Artists Show...

'I followed my passion'

'I followed my passion'

Dale LaFollette of West Linn named to Northwest Motorsports Hall of Fame

Passover brings renewal, hope and peace

Passover brings renewal, hope and peace

Passover begins at sundown Monday, April 10. This holiday is an opportunity for Jews to recommit...

Home Plate gets hot, filling food to kids in need

Home Plate gets hot, filling food to kids in need

Thanks to the folks at West Linn Food Pantry, elementary school children eat warm, filling food...

A good ride

A good ride

Tim Moss has been transporting families to Portland International Airport via his business Lake...

Vote for your favorite sculpture

Vote for your favorite sculpture

Vote to keep your favorite sculpture in the Gallery Without Walls. Ballots are due May 12.

Beaver Tales exhibit opens tomorrow with reception

Beaver Tales exhibit opens tomorrow with reception

The Arts Council of Lake Oswego celebrates International Beaver Day with the opening of its...

Preservation Society opens LO's newest, smallest museum

Preservation Society opens LO's newest, smallest museum

The Lake Oswego Preservation Society will open its new history center and museum this weekend.

Haladay family joins Walla Walla Vintners

Haladay family joins Walla Walla Vintners

Lake Oswego's Scott Haladay begins new career in wine industry

Marylhurst Chamber Choir to compete in Grand Prix of Nations

Marylhurst Chamber Choir to compete in Grand Prix of Nations

Marylhurst Chamber Choir is preparing for another international competition, the Third...

LGPC 'pulls out all the stops' on organ renovation

LGPC 'pulls out all the stops' on organ renovation

Attend organ dedication concert at Lake Grove Presbyterian Church March 26

Hop on down to Peter Rabbit Breakfast

Hop on down to Peter Rabbit Breakfast

Put some Easter fun on the calendar. Attend the Peter Rabbit Breakfast and Carnival

Signs of spring include new wines

Signs of spring include new wines

Signs of spring include crocus, robins and the releases of new wines

'It's the little things'

'It's the little things'

The Tour of Remodeled Homes takes place Saturday and Sunday, March 11 and 12. Visit 12 homes,...

Local teens support Special Olympic athletes in Polar Plunge

Local teens support Special Olympic athletes in Polar Plunge

Teens support Special Olympics by taking the Polar Plunge

Celebrate Chaharshanbe Suri

Celebrate Chaharshanbe Suri

Celebrate Chaharshanbe Suri with the Iranian community to learn more about their culture

Trios Studio hosting its annual 'Pearls of the World' exhibit and sale

Trios Studio hosting its annual 'Pearls of the World' exhibit and sale

Trios Studio will host its annual open house from noon - 5 p.m. March 11 for costumers to view...

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West Linn's Community

STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Mike Darcy hosted the weekly radio show, In the Garden With Mike Darcy, for 35 years.
April 27, 2017

A new season

by Kelsey O'Halloran
Mike Darcy knows that gardeners like to share what is happening in their garden
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - Pea tendrils are one of the delightful spring delicacies we can enjoy now. Simply cut them off your pea plant, or purchase them at specialty grocery stores.
April 27, 2017

Taste buds are teased by spring

by Barb Randall
Spring is coming - and gardens are just starting to produce vegetables. First up are peas.
Phillip Margolin
April 27, 2017

'Worthy Brown's Daughter' topic of First Wednesday Lecture

by Pamplin Media Group
Don't miss the First Wednesday Lecture at Oswego Heritage House.


SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Visitors to Crater Lake National Park and the other four national parks help support the Oregon economy.
April 27, 2017

National park visitors contribute $186 million to Oregon economy

by National Park Service
More than 1.3 million people visited Oregon national parks in 2016.
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Esther Halvorson-Hill imagines tiny houses could be an attractive solution for housing for seniors.
April 27, 2017

Could a tiny house village solve elder housing issues?

by Esther Halvorson-Hill
Jottings contributor Esther Halvorson-Hill just might have a winning idea of using tiny houses for senior living.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Did you know West Linns mascot, CoWL the OWL, is a volunteer? You can volunteer to the CoWL, or do other work for the city.
April 27, 2017

Volunteer for yourself, others

by Terri Jones
West Linn Parks and Recreation recognizes the value of volunteers.
April 27, 2017

Gardeners to share tips on aging gardens

by Pamplin Media Group
Clackamas County Master Gardeners invite the community to attend its monthly program.
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Part of the criteria for accrediation to become a Center of Excellence is addressing enrichment and socialization for seniors. This photo was taken on a field trip to the Willamette Pie Company in Silverton, one of the many field trips planned for participants.
April 27, 2017

LOACC named Center of Excellence

by Maria Bigelow
The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center will celebrate its continued accreditation as a Center of Excellence May 23
April 27, 2017

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
News about special events happening in the community. Don't miss out
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Learn to can fruit at the Providence Milwaukie Community Teaching Kitchen this summer. Providence and Oregon State University Extension Service have teamed up to teach a variety of food preservation classes this summer.
April 27, 2017

Learn safe food preservation techniques

by Pamplin Media Group
Providence Milwaukie Hospital and Oregon State University are offering food preservation classes this summer.

Don't miss the local news

Apr 27, 2017

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
Events and meetings of special note. To list your event email [email protected]
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Dont miss out on the fun being organized by Youth Action Council — sign up for the 50s Rock n Roll Bash on May 13.
Apr 27, 2017

Want to dance?

by Judy Nelson
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation's Youth Action Council is hosting a '50s Rock 'n' Roll Bash May 13
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - Attend the second-annual Taste.Learn.Celebrate. grand wine tasting event hosted by Cascade Foothills Winegrowers on May 6. The event features the wines made in the Willamette Valleys cooler east side.
Apr 20, 2017

Learn something new every day

by Barb Randall
Winemakers are preparing to release their new wines this month. Here is a lineup of events happening soon.
Apr 20, 2017

Reflection polishes teen's outlook

by Lynn Deal
Jottings contributor Lynn Deal uses the space this week to share a sample of her short story writing.
Conrad Michael Lyon
Apr 20, 2017

Birth

by Pamplin Media Group
Lake Oswego residents George Michael Anthony and Monica Schneider are new grandparents of Conrad Lyon
Apr 20, 2017

It's milk month, enjoy Oregon's official state beverage

by Oregon Department of Agriculture
Got milk? It's Oregon's state beverage, and April is Oregon Milk Month
Apr 20, 2017

LCA to learn about Cultural Crossing expansion at Japanese Garden

by Barb Randall
The Japanese Garden's expansion project is completed. Learn about it at the Lakewood Center Associates meeting April 27
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The Golden Arrows have been members of Pi Beta Phi for 50 years or more. They include, from left: back row, Suzi Ramsby Bayless, Pat Flanagan Peters, Judy Ross Swanson; and front row, Katie Freeman Bullard, Jeanne Krouse Bliss, Patty Batchelder Melrose, Linda Laush Livermore and Doris Rademacher-Dramov. Bayless, Bullard and Melrose are founding members of the Lake Oswego-Dunthorpe Alumnae Club.
Apr 20, 2017

Local Pi Beta Phi chapter has reason to celebrate

by Pamplin Media Group
Lake Oswego's Pi Beta Phi Fraternity is celebrating its 50 years of community service this month.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Join the Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program at Luscher Farm and receive a box of fresh, locally grown produce each week through October.
Apr 20, 2017

Gardening, produce is focus of LO Parks

by Judy Nelson
Need help planting a garden? Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation offers many classes
Apr 20, 2017

Staying informed in a fake news era

by Oregon State University
Oregon State University will host a series of lectures on the subject of fake news.