Experience the joy of singing

Experience the joy of singing

Children invited to audition for Oregon Children's Choir and Youth Chorale Sandra Miller is in...

The golden girls of gardening

The golden girls of gardening

— West Linn club is oldest in state of Oregon — Not many clubs in Oregon are...

No-cook meals to cool you down

No-cook meals to cool you down

Take advantage of fresh produce for easy, satisfying dinners Some days it is just too hot to...

Zipcar, Yakima join forces to make it easier to get outdoors

Zipcar, Yakima join forces to make it easier to get outdoors

Zipcar, a car sharing network, and Yakima Products Inc., which sells vehicle racks and cargo...

Polka Dot Express ready to again glamorize big show

Polka Dot Express ready to again glamorize big show

Polka Dot Express ready to again glamorize big show If you happen to catch a member of the Polka...

SEE HEAR DO

SEE HEAR DO

Aug. 25, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Music in the Park concert series presents The Paul Creighton Project, a...

Oregon Ballet Theatre holding open house

Oregon Ballet Theatre holding open house

All welcome to tour studio Aug. 31 The School of Oregon Ballet Theatre will host a grand opening...

26 weeks of football, wings ahead of us

26 weeks of football, wings ahead of us

Total Domination Wing Sauces will make the season fly by My husband Mark shared some truly...

Attend OLL's  ROLL festival

Attend OLL's ROLL festival

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish is hosting its second-annual Ride with Our Lady of the Lake...

Hurry summer along, so we can enjoy Feast Portland

Hurry summer along, so we can enjoy Feast Portland

Annual celebration of Oregon food and drink set for Sept. 15-18 I was lamenting with coworkers...

Diana Crites makes art in a dark and delightful way

Diana Crites makes art in a dark and delightful way

Diana Crites' dolls and paintings capture eyes, hearts of art enthusiasts The careers of many...

Juicing your way to good health

Juicing your way to good health

Renew Juice Co. is labor of love for West Linn's Lisa Strafford Lisa Strafford already owns a...

New Seasons celebrates 10 years in LO

New Seasons celebrates 10 years in LO

Celebrating 10 years in Lake Oswego, New Seasons Market Mountain Park is welcoming back Jan...

Fresh faced Mussotto comes bursting into the art world

Fresh faced Mussotto comes bursting into the art world

Natalie Mussotto gets curating job fresh out of college Natalie Mussotto does not believe in...

Marylhurst's Art Gym opening unique outdoor exhibit

Marylhurst's Art Gym opening unique outdoor exhibit

The Art Gym will present its first summer outdoor project, “I’m Going to Live the Life...

Lake Theater will be 'Professin' the Blues'

Lake Theater will be 'Professin' the Blues'

Lake Theater and Café will present “Professin’ the Blues,” “an evening of...

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,...

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...

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August 25, 2016

Marylhurst, Epicodus get go-ahead on partnership creating…

by Pamplin Media Group
U.S. Department of Education Under Secretary Ted Mitchell has announced that Lake Oswego’s Marylhurst University and Portland’s Epicodus — a regional coding and software education provider —…
August 25, 2016

SSA changes policy to accommodate seniors after Merkley's urging

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U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon) wrote a letter to Social Security Commissioner Carolyn Colvin recently to address his concerns over a new system that would block online access to benefits for…
August 25, 2016

SSA changes policy to accommodate seniors after Merkley's urging

by Pamplin Media Group
U.S. Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon) wrote a letter to Social Security Commissioner Carolyn Colvin recently to address his concerns over a new system that would block online access to benefits for…


SUBMITTED PHOTO - James and Eloise Caster eloped 75 years ago. They were married in Salome, Ariz.
August 25, 2016

Casters celebrate 75 years of marriage

by Pamplin Media Group
James and Eloise Caster of West Linn are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary. The couple eloped Aug. 24, 1941 in Salome, Ariz. Eloise was employed as a tax assessor, and retired from the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - James and Eloise Caster eloped 75 years ago. They were married in Salome, Ariz.
August 25, 2016

Casters celebrate 75 years of marriage

by Pamplin Media Group
James and Eloise Caster of West Linn are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary. The couple eloped Aug. 24, 1941 in Salome, Ariz. Eloise was employed as a tax assessor, and retired from the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Journalist Sonia Shah will be the guest speaker at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Researchs annual Saward Lecture, taking place Sept. 21 at the Newmark Theatre in Portland. The lecture is free, but tickets are required.
August 25, 2016

Investigative journalist Sonia Shah to speak at Saward Lecture

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Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research will host its annual Seward Lecture on Sept. 21 at Newmark Theatre in Portland. Keynote speaker Sonia Shah will speak at 7:30 p.m. on “Ebola,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Greg Shilling, Eric Nepon and Andy Barrett in Funhouse Lounges Stranded opens Aug. 12.
August 25, 2016

See 'Stranded' at Funhouse Lounge

by Pamplin Media Group
Comedy is improvised mashup of 'Gilligan's Island' and 'Lost' The Funhouse Improvisers will present the premiere of its next pop culture-inspired improvised show “Stranded” weekends through…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Golden State-Lone Star Blues Revue will play at Lake Theater and Cafe on Sept. 6. The band includes (from left): Little Charlie Baty, Mark Hummel, Anson Funderburgh, with Wes Starr on drums and RW Grigsby on bass.
August 25, 2016

Golden State to play at Lake Theater

by Pamplin Media Group
Blues super-group Golden State-Lone Star Blues Revue will play at Lake Theater and Cafe on Sept. 6 to celebrate the release of its self-titled debut album. The band features Grammy-nominated…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Carole Lukas, who is not related to George Lukas, helps serve and clean up lunches on Mondays at the West Linn Adult Community Center. More volunteers are needed for a variety of jobs.
August 25, 2016

Meet Carole Lukas for lunch on Mondays

by Doug Dickston
WLACC volunteer enjoys helping serve lunches Carole Lukas wishes she were related to filmmaker George Lukas, but she’s not. But instead of lamenting the relationship that isn’t, she’s decided to…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Carole Lukas, who is not related to George Lukas, helps serve and clean up lunches on Mondays at the West Linn Adult Community Center. More volunteers are needed for a variety of jobs.
August 25, 2016

Meet Carole Lukas for lunch on Mondays

by Doug Dickston
WLACC volunteer enjoys helping serve lunches Carole Lukas wishes she were related to filmmaker George Lukas, but she’s not. But instead of lamenting the relationship that isn’t, she’s decided to…

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Aug 25, 2016

What's Happening

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THURSDAY, AUG. 25 PORTLAND MEN’S CAREGIVING SUPPORT GROUP — 1 p.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital, 1015 N.W. 22nd Ave., Portland. Go to Building 2 in the second-floor board room above Devers…
Aug 25, 2016

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
THURSDAY, AUG. 25 PORTLAND MEN’S CAREGIVING SUPPORT GROUP — 1 p.m., Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital, 1015 N.W. 22nd Ave., Portland. Go to Building 2 in the second-floor board room above Devers…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Getting enough sleep is one thing that can make a difference on how a person feels at any age.
Aug 25, 2016

- Learn tips on aging well -

by Maria Bigelow
We have been told that the current senior generation will live longer than previous generations. That is both good and bad news. There are so many factors to take into consideration when trying…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Relax and enjoy coloring while you sip a glass of wine. The popular Stay Within the Wines class will be held Sept. 8 at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center. Sign up now.
Aug 25, 2016

Creative coloring session planned

by Jan Wirtz
No need to stay within the lines at this class The popular Stay Within the Wines coloring session is back. This is an adult class where participants get to color while enjoying a glass of wine.…
Aug 25, 2016

Community Briefs

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Flower bulbs to fund scholarships American Association of University Women’s Lake Oswego branch members are selling fall flower bulbs to help fund the club’s scholarship program. The bulbs can…
Aug 25, 2016

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Flower bulbs to fund scholarships American Association of University Women’s Lake Oswego branch members are selling fall flower bulbs to help fund the club’s scholarship program. The bulbs can…
Aug 25, 2016

Frozen custard is not ordinary ice cream

by Kathryn Kendall
I want some frozen custard ice cream, preferably chocolate. Maybe it is me being sentimental because I grew up in Madison, Wis. Located right down the street from our family business was a…
REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Dr. Lauren Ozbolt, medical director, and Jacquie Rangel, education and training director, will be offering adolescent girls  treatment that can literally save their lives.
Aug 18, 2016

An intense treatment for a tough problem

by Cliff Newell
Clementine offers crucial help for girls with eating disorders If an adolescent girl has an eating disorder and doesn’t receive the help she needs, she could be in big trouble. That is why…
SUBMITTED ART - The logo of Battle of the Books.
Aug 18, 2016

WL Library big on Battle of the Books

by Rebecca Mayer
If you have a kid in West Linn, it’s likely you’ve heard about Oregon Battle of the Books. The statewide literary trivia tournament occurs every year, and here at the West Linn Public Library we…
Aug 18, 2016

Super Lawyers awards five Jordan Ramis PC attorneys

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Five Jordan Ramis PC attorneys have been recognized on the 2016 Super Lawyers and Rising Stars listings. The publication lists outstanding lawyers in each state who have attained a high degree…