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May 20, 2015

Celtic 'Fire' will heat up downtown

by Colin Staub
The Celtic sounds of Scotland will fill the Newberg Music Center this weekend as musical duo “The Fire” makes a stop in town to promote its new CD. Featuring Rebecca Lomnicky and David Brewer,…
May 20, 2015

May 20 Arts & Leisure briefs

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Native American Spring Gathering at Chemeketa Campus McMINNVILLE — Yamhill Tribal Club and the Yamhill County Cultural Coalition are hosting the third annual Native American Spring Gathering May…
SETH GORDON - Living lab - Jose Piedra and Miguel Reynoso of Tryon Creek Landscapes install  irrigation and electrical systems for an 11,000-square-foot learning garden at Portland Community College's Newberg Center. Designed by Seed Garden Designs of Portland, and driven by student leadership at the center, the garden will be a living lab for students and include plots for members of the community. Classes that could take advantage of the garden include environmental science, horticulture, landscape technology, building technology, psychology, physical education and health education. Stacey Werner, owner of Tryon Creek Landscaping, is a 1987 graduate of PCC's landscape technology program.Seth Gordon / Newberg Graphic
May 20, 2015

May 20 community briefs

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YSWA slates annual meeting, guest speaker McMINNVILLE — The Yamhill Small Woodlands Association, with the assistance of the OSU Extension Service, will hold its annual meeting and banquet May 27…
May 20, 2015

May 20 religion briefs

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Mission trip’s chili feed fundraiser May 31 Grace Baptist Church will host a chili feed fundraiser for its summer high school and college mission trip at noon May 31. For more information or to…
May 20, 2015

May 20 birth notices

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Zirbel Jessa Morgan Zirbel, 8 pounds 8 ounces, was born April 24, 2015, to Caitlyn and Chad Zirbel of Newberg.
May 20, 2015

Church will preview world interfaith event

by Seth Gordon
Religion — Parliament of the World's Religions will be held in Salt Lake City in October Having attended the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Barcelona, Spain, in 2004 and in Melbourne,…
PAULA WINOGRAD - Coming to town â€' Seth Wulsin and his band Wildbone will make a stop at Coffee Cottage in Newberg on their West Coast tour this weekend.
May 13, 2015

Band melds genres at Coffee Cottage

by Colin Staub
Local music — Popular coffee hangout will host New York-based Wildbone on Sunday evening Soul, folk, rock and roll, rhythm and blues, country and punk music will converge in Newberg this…
May 13, 2015

May 13 Arts & Leisure briefs

by Colin Staub
Two local bands at GFU The Newberg Community Band and McMinnville’s Second Winds Community Band will play a double concert at George Fox University in late May. The Newberg Community Band is…
May 13, 2015

White on Wine: Forget the flutes and dash the coupes

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“Flutes?” asked Sebastian Zutant, a leading sommelier in Washington, D.C., with obvious disdain. “We’re adults; we use real wine glasses.” Zutant was helping pour wines at a charity wine dinner…
May 13, 2015

May 13 community briefs

by Gary Allen
Roger’s Landing will close for boat races Roger’s Landing in Newberg will be closed to the public starting at 5 p.m. May 22 and continue through midnight May 24 to make way for the annual…

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May 13, 2015

April Rex Hill Rainfall column

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Temperature wise, this April was about the same as last year. Our average high temperature was 61.5 degrees, compared with 61.6 degrees last year. The average low was 40.5 degrees, compared to…
COURTESY OF OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY - Homecoming - Oregon State University head women's basketball coach Scott Rueck cuts down the nets following the Beavers first-ever Pac-12 championship this past season. The former George Fox head coach will return to Newberg May 16 for the Mayors' Prayer Breakfast, which will be held at 8 a.m. at George Fox University's Klages Dining Hall.
May 06, 2015

Rueck will return for Mayors' Prayer Breakfast

by Seth Gordon
The former GFU coach will be the keynote speaker at the May 16 event Although it will come two years later than originally intended, Oregon State University head womens basketball coach Scott…
GARY ALLEN - Localized - A modern-set production of Oscar Wilde's classic ‘The Importance of Being Earnest' will be staged by Valley Repertory Theatre             beginning this month. Not only is the play set in the present day, it's also set locally with characters traveling between Yamhill County and Portland.
May 06, 2015

Oscar Wilde play set in Yamhill County

by Colin Staub
Troupe melds a timeless classic with modern-day production What would it look like if Oscar Wilde wrote a comedy set in Yamhill County and Portland? That’s what Valley Repertory Theatre started…
May 06, 2015

White on Wine: Wine provides an idealized reality

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Fifteen years ago, Stephen Tanzer, one of the world’s leading wine critics, described the cabernet sauvignon from Ridge’s 1991 harvest in Monte Bello Vineyard as “among the top dozen made in…
May 06, 2015

On the Refuge: May promises to be a busy month at the refuge

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May is here and it’s a great time to visit the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge. The seasonal trail has reopened and it is prime time for songbirds. Many have begun nesting while others…
May 06, 2015

Pastoral Pondering: Recognize the spirit in you

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We are approaching Pentecost Sunday. Of course, at the time of Jesus, Pentecost was a Jewish pilgrimage feast. The New Testament writers knew the feast and used it to tell time. For instance,…
GARY ALLEN - Facsimile - Actor Joe Wiegand travels the country and gets in character as Teddy Roosevelt for an impressive number of performances each year, including one at the Chehalem Cultural Center last week. With his appearance, speaking style and schedule, Wiegand is keeping things as Rooseveltian as he can.
May 06, 2015

May 6 community briefs

by Gary Allen
Show and plant sale on tap in McMinnville McMINNVILLE — The Cheahmill Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Oregon will hold its annual Wildlife Show & Native Plant Sale from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.…
May 06, 2015

May 6 Arts & Leisure briefs

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Last weekend to watch CPR play One weekend remains in Chehalem Players Repertory’s production of “George and Other Short Stories.” The play — featuring dark humor, social commentary and cultural…
May 06, 2015

May 6 religion briefs

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FLC to host marriage course Mondays Family Life Church will host “Laugh Your Way to a Better Marriage,” a four-week course, at 6 p.m. Mondays beginning May 11. Cost is $10 per couple and dinner…
SUBMITTED - Northwest inspiration - The sprawling landscapes Michael Orwick creates, such as ‘Into the Morning,' clearly take inspiration from  the state of Oregon and its natural beauty. Growing up in the Cascades and the Willamette Valley, the artist's work prominently features scenes from those regions.
Apr 29, 2015

Simple scenes and many vast landscapes

by Colin Staub
Father and daughter duo have distinct styles, hints of similarity Before heading out on a year-long trip that will take them around the world, father and daughter Michael and Elena Orwick are…




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