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April 16, 2014

April 16 Business Briefs

by The Spokesman
Wilsonville maker of ag drones scores grant Wilsonville-based HoneyComb Corp. and Oregon State University have received a $150,000 grant to study the use of drone aircraft in agriculture, ag…
April 02, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY Manufacturing businesses are invited to attend “Measure Success, Improve Success, Grow Success: Higher Education and Business Partnerships” at Wilsonville Public Library from 7:30 to 9…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Crimson Trace leadership team, with company President Lane Tobiassen (in the middle), place the winners package in the shipping orders.
April 02, 2014

2 million and counting: Crimson Trace reaches a manufacturing…

by The Spokesman
Wilsonville-based Crimson Trace is celebrating 20 years in the shooting industry in 2014. It also noted another milestone recently when the company’s 2 millionth Crimson Trace product — a Master…
March 19, 2014

Especially For You aimed at professional women

by The Spokesman
New Canby clothing shop offers unique marketing approach A new women’s apparel shop, Especially For You, is holding its grand opening in early April at its new location at 181 N. Grant St. in…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Favorite 5 Country Farms annual spring tour is set for April 11-13 and April 18-20 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Five small farms in the Tualatin/Sherwood/Wilsonville area offer self-guided tours. There will be animals; shops with peonies and perennials, jewelry, garden and home décor; yarn; and art. Cost is a donation to the local food bank. For more information, visit Favorite5CountryFarms.com.
March 26, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY Jazz at the Grill at Langdon Farms Golf Club, 24377 NE Airport Road, Aurora, will be held March 28 from 5:30 p.m. until closing. Pianist Ray Hardiman, bassist Dennis Captein, drummer…
by: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Our Table, an organic cooperative farm between Wilsonville and Sherwood, plans to open a farm stand offering produce and prepared food products by the end of the summer.
March 26, 2014

Cooperative prepares to launch farm store

by Josh Kulla
Our Table offers CSA shares, beef, blueberries and more A year in and things are playing out even more quickly than expected at Our Table, a young co-operatively owned organic farm outside…
by: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - EMS professionals now can earn a college degree in management through Oregon Tech and Oregon Health & Science University.
March 26, 2014

New degree aimed at EMS professionals

by The Spokesman
EMS management degree is one of only 13 like it in the U.S. Oregon Tech and Oregon Health & Science University are collaborating on a new degree program that aims to help current emergency…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - A Cultural Community Concert will be held March 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Tualatin Heritage Center, 8700 SW Sweek Drive, Tualatin. The Katie McNally Band with Ryan McKasson and Neil Pearlman will perform tunes from Scottish and Cape Breton traditions. Door open at 6:45 p.m. For tickets, visit brownpapertickets.com/event/555630. For more information about McNally, visit katiemcnally.com.
March 19, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY The Wilsonville Public Library Great Books Discussion Group will meet March 19 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the library, 8200 SW Wilsonville Road. This month’s read is “The Social Contract” by…
March 19, 2014

StatX touted as revolutionary for trauma medicine

by The Spokesman
Wilsonville firms device injects gauze "pills" into open wounds A Wilsonville company has invented a pair of new devices it says will help save the lives of gunshot victims and other trauma…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Wilsonville Community Garden registration opens March 20 at 8 a.m. The garden has 58 in-ground plots, 15 raised beds, on-site water, a compost area and is protected by a deer fence. It is located down Schroeder Way just off Wilsonville Road. Gardeners must come to the community center to register in person and pick their plots. For more information, contact Brian Stevenson at 503-570-1523.
March 12, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY Sherwood Foundation of the Arts is one of the last organizations to receive the rights to "Les Miserables" before it heads back to Broadway for a two-year run. It will be presented at…

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by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Pacific Northwest Peony Society is having its 18th annual meeting March 8 at the Holiday Inn, 25425 SW 95th Ave., Wilsonville, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All people are welcome, home gardeners, landscapers, growers, hobbyists and peony lovers. The meeting topics for the day are: growing peonies from seed, weed control and marketing. Also included is a planting demonstration for any new peony grower and the annual auction with peony plants, collectables and more. A meeting registration fee of $25.00 includes breakfast, lunch, and other snacks. Visit pnwpeony.org to print out a registration form for pre-registration or you can walk-in and register the day of the meeting. For more information visit pnwpeony.org or call 503-393-6185.
Mar 05, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY Child Advocates Inc. is recruiting volunteers to serve as court-appointed special advocates. CASAs are trained citizens appointed by a judge to advocate for children who, through no…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO: ASHLEY TJADEN - Market of Choice in West Linn not only makes great food. The business is praised by Clackamas County for a 'wonderful, spectacular' food waste reduction program.
Mar 05, 2014

Restaurants, food-related businesses invited to workshop on…

by The Spokesman
Restaurants and other businesses in western Clackamas County are invited to the Commercial Composting and Food Waste Reduction Workshop set for 2-4:30 p.m. March 10 at Gubanc’s Pub & Restaurant,…
by: SPOKESMAN PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Boeckman Creek Primary School art teacher Corrie Sammon moonlights at the new ALT Creative Studio in Old Town Wilsonville.  Sammon leads a popular womens wine and paint class.
Mar 05, 2014

New art studio intended as community service

by Josh Kulla
ALT Creative Studio in Old Town offers customer-driven classes and events Amanda and Jason Recker have learned to keep moving forward during their time together. Four children and years spent…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Mount Angel Chamber of Commerce Wurstfest, a celebration of the mighty German (wurst) sausage, is Feb. 28 and March 1 from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. at Festhalle, 500 S. Wilco Highway. Admission is $5; $10 with a specialty stein or glass (limited availability). Children accompanied by an adult are admitted free until 10 p.m. The Wurst 5K Run & Walk is March 1 at 10:30 a.m. For more information, call 503-845-9440 or visit mtangelwurstfest.com.
Feb 26, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY The Clackamas County chapter of Parents, Family and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) will meet Feb. 25 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Atkinson Memorial Church, 710 Sixth St., Oregon City. For…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Wendy Reznicsek will lead Music Together instruction at Wilsonvilles Music Man Studios and other South Metro and north Willamette Valley locations.
Feb 26, 2014

Music Together brings kids and parents closer

by Josh Kulla
Classes starting in Wilsonville; demos set for March 11, 12 Hey, new parents. Those off-kilter noises your new child is making? That’s probably music in progress. And Hubbard resident Wendy…
by: PHOTO COURTESY: TIMBERLINE LODGE - Wilsonville Old Church and Pub will host What Makes Timberline Cool? The Cultural Significance of Timberline Lodge presented by Jon Tullis, lodge director of public affairs, during History Night Feb. 25 starting at 6:30 p.m. The event is free and all ages welcome. McMenamins is located at 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road.
Feb 19, 2014

Big to-do

by The Spokesman
COMMUNITY The Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce will host Timothy Duy, senior director of the Oregon Economic Forum at the University of Oregon, for an economic update and 2014 forecast Feb.…
by: SPOKESMAN FILE PHOTO: JOSH KULLA - Sue and Dave Deumling of Wilsonville Chiropractic and Northwest Wellness Center, pictured here at the 2012 Vitality Awards gala, are just two past winners at the Wilsonvilles Chambers annual event. This year, the gala is set for April 11 at the Wilsonville Holiday Inn.
Feb 19, 2014

Nominate your favorite business for a Vitality Award

by The Spokesman
The Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce is now taking nominations for its fourth annual Vitality Awards gala set this year for April 11. This year’s event will be at the Wilsonville Holiday…
Feb 19, 2014

FLIR announces management reshuffle

by The Spokesman
FLIR Systems Inc. recently announced that William A. Sundermeier, president of the Wilsonville-based company’s government systems division, has resigned to pursue other personal and business…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Eric Postma, Shawn Varwig and David Stead all received awards during the Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce Winter Bash and Auction.
Feb 19, 2014

Varwig chamber Ambassador of the Year

by The Spokesman
Postma, Stead each given Presidents Award by Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce The Wilsonville Area Chamber of Commerce named Shawn Varwig of Tiffany Home Design Group Inc. as Ambassador of…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Katy Butler and Justin Tuia
Feb 19, 2014

Engagement

by The Spokesman
Butler-Tuia Katy Butler and Justin Tuia announced their engagement to be married Feb. 12, 2014. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Julie Carchia and Tony Butler. The groom-to-be is the son of…




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