Stretch peace of Thanksgiving on #GivingTuesday

Stretch peace of Thanksgiving on #GivingTuesday

Want to keep the peaceful feeling going beyond Thanksgiving? Donate or volunteer on #GivingTuesday

Local couple helps bring top talent to Lake Oswego for Music Mondays

Local couple helps bring top talent to Lake Oswego for Music Mondays

Visit Lake Theater and Cafe for Music Monday concert series

Plenty of fun planned for holidays in WL

Plenty of fun planned for holidays in WL

Many events are planned for West Linn residents this holiday season.

Zupan's Markets, Coalition Brewing release fourth private label beer

Zupan's Markets, Coalition Brewing release fourth private label beer

Zupan's Markets and Coalition Brewing have released another private label beer just in time for...

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Give everyone on your list a piece of art this year. The holiday gallery includes clothing and...

Santa  Sing-Along  set for  Nov. 26

Santa Sing-Along set for Nov. 26

Broadway Rose Theatre Company will present a Santa Sing-Along event you won't want to miss

Clay Circle artists to hold art show, sale

Clay Circle artists to hold art show, sale

West Linn artist Sara Swink and other artists from her Clay Circle Studio will hold a sale of...

Burn some calories before you feast

Burn some calories before you feast

Take part in West Linn's Turkey Trot, Trainer's Club's Calorie Crusher

Oswego Trading Co. offers hip design

Oswego Trading Co. offers hip design

New consignment shop offers eclectic mix of accessories, artwork and furnishings Out with the...

Palisades Floral has holiday open house Saturday

Palisades Floral has holiday open house Saturday

Palisades Floral will hold its annual holiday open house from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 10,...

Affiniti to present annual White Christmas gala

Affiniti to present annual White Christmas gala

Mary's Woods at Marylhurst will present Affiniti, Ireland's foremost Celtic classical trio, in...

Holy Taco hopes to fill Mexican food void in downtown Lake Oswego

Holy Taco hopes to fill Mexican food void in downtown Lake Oswego

Owners of Zeppo Italian Restaurant remake their popular space into a boutique eatery featuring...

A decade of golden memories

A decade of golden memories

Grizzled, aged reporter looks back with gratitude on 10 years in LO I did not want to write this...

Aji Tram owner to launch Lantern

Aji Tram owner to launch Lantern

Eric Mann opening second restaurant in central Eastside Portland It had been an ambition of...

Livestock Framing streamlines framing process

Livestock Framing streamlines framing process

Make heirloom treasures of digital photos Little more than a year ago, Mike Maloney was an...

'Carved by Nature' to open

'Carved by Nature' to open

David Haslett's stone sculptures and Larry N. Olson's photography on exhibit Nov. 4-19 The Arts...

'All the Marys' honors women, past and present

'All the Marys' honors women, past and present

Dance, music performances based on Ana De Orbegoso's paintings of Mary Portland dancer Luciana...

Oregon Guitar Quartet  to present concert

Oregon Guitar Quartet to present concert

Portland Classic Guitar Concert Series continues Oct. 28 at Wiegand Hall on Marylhurst campus As...

Frightful fun planned for Halloween

Frightful fun planned for Halloween

Halloween is a time to dress in costumes, host a party, carve a jack-o'-lantern and of course,...

Scott Guynn now heads kitchen  at Clarke's

Scott Guynn now heads kitchen at Clarke's

Scott Guynn has been named executive chef at Clarke’s Restaurant in Lake Oswego. Guynn...

Make Halloween a thrilling, chilling holiday

Make Halloween a thrilling, chilling holiday

Festive foods, spooky costumes all part of the thrill She knew this stretch of road like the...

Seeking Toyland's highest office

Seeking Toyland's highest office

WL's John Morris tosses his Legos into the ring John Morris may only be 10 years old, but the...

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West Linn's Community

The West Linn tree is lit.
December 08, 2016

It's a jolly old time!

by Barb Randall
West Linn's new living holiday tree glows beautifully in civic center
STAFF PHOTO BARB RANDALL - Brunkager cookies are a favorite Scandinavian treat which Randall enjoys sharing during the holidays.
December 08, 2016

Fill holiday with what you want to savor

by Barb Randall
It's time to start your holiday baking! Barb Randall offers two Scandinavian cookie recipes
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The Healing Garden at Meridian Park Medical Center is intended for patients, caregivers and families to use year round. Learn what makes it special for patients at the Clackamas County Master Gardeners meeting Dec. 12.
December 08, 2016

The healing found in the garden

by Barb Randall
Wonder what the difference is between a garden and a therapeutic garden? Brian Bainnson will tell what makes the gardens different at the Clackamas County Master Gardeners' meeting Dec. 12.


SUBMITTED PHOTO: - Chucks Place will be transformed into a Tiny Holiday Market on Sunday. All are invited to shop for unique gifts offered by crafters and vendors.
December 08, 2016

Shop at Tiny Holiday Market at Chuck's

by Barb Randall
Looking for unique gifts for those on your list? Don't miss the Tiny Holiday Market at Chuck's Place in Lake Oswego Sunday
SUBMITTED PHOTO - About 150 Clackamas County children can shop with cops Saturday at the Clackamas Walmart.
December 08, 2016

Shop with a Cop set for Saturday

by Pamplin Media Group
Local police officers will be shopping for Christmas gifts with children Saturday, aiming to build better relationships
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Marylhust Chamber Choir, under the direction of Justin Smith, director of choral activities at Marylhurst University, will present a program of seasonal songs at the Lake Oswego Womens Coalition meeting Dec. 21. All are invited to attend.
December 08, 2016

LOWC invites all to attend musical treat

by Barb Randall
The Lake Oswego Women's Coalition invites the public to attend a holiday luncheon with entertainment by the Yoon Family Trio and Marylhurst University's Chamber Choir on Dec. 21
The Windermere Lake Oswego office is selling poinsettias Friday, Dec. 9, from noon until they are gone, as a benefit for Windermere Foundation, which raises money to support low-income children and families. White, red and Jingle bell (variegated) poinsettias will be available, in three sizes, ranging in price from $10 to $25. Stop by 220 A Ave. in downtown Lake Oswego, as close to noon as possible, because these will go quickly. To pre-order email Kerri Miller at millerks@windermere.com.
December 08, 2016

Get festive with Windermere poinsettias

by Pamplin Media Group
Ho Ho Ho! Windermere Foundation selling poinsettias to raise funds to support low-income families
December 08, 2016

Christ Church invites community to holiday season services

by Pamplin Media Group
Parishioners at Christ Church Episcopal Parish in Lake Oswego invite the community to worship with them this holiday season, and into the New Year.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The 50+ program offered through the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center will dine at The Grant House, located at Fort Vancouver National Historical Site. Join the fun and sign up for the tour today.
December 08, 2016

Make 2017 the year for trips, new things

by Maria Bigelow
Lake Oswego Adult Community Center will sponsor day trips, lunches and other fun activities in the New Year. Join the fun!
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - A variety of camps are available for kids during the winter holiday break; choose from morning, afternoon or all-day camps, with care provided between morning and afternoon sessions.
December 08, 2016

Holiday break camps will keep kids happy, busy

by Judy Nelson
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation is holding a variety of camps during winter break. Check them out.

Don't miss the local news

Dec 08, 2016

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
This time of year can be taxing to people. A Blue Christmas service is planned at Bethel Congregational United Church of Christ, and Narconon can help overcome addiction
Dec 08, 2016

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
Take a look at these special events and meetings - there could be something you don't want to miss
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Intrepid tree-trimmers gather around their creation. Come view the Christmas tree during center hours.
Dec 08, 2016

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

by Doug Dickston
West Linn Adult Community Center is hoppin' this holiday season. Stop in to learn about the activities planned.
Dec 08, 2016

Heroes are ordinary people doing extraordinary things

by Peggy Keonjian
Woman remembers friends who are true heroes in her book.
Dec 01, 2016

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
News about special meetings and events happening in the area
Dec 01, 2016

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
meetings and events of special note that you don't want to miss attending
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tualatin School House Pantry Program Coordinator Tracy Smith said pantry volunteers geared up to distribute more than 400 turkeys for Thanksgiving.
Nov 24, 2016

Pantry gives 400 turkeys, fixings for Thanksgiving

by Barb Randall
Tualatin School House Pantry is a great place to donate, volunteer
Nov 24, 2016

Entertainment Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Events of special note happening in the area
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The Age-Cured Hams, will present a show of Holiday Hilarity Dec. 2 starting at 5 p.m. All are welcome; bring an unwrapped toy for KGWs Great Toy Drive. From left: front row, Alice Johansson, Janet Morgan, Joan Hallinan; and back row, Carol Shiveley, Chris Morgan, Warren Guest, Mark Thomason.
Nov 24, 2016

Get holiday hilarity when you donate a toy

by Doug Dickston
West Linn Adult Community Center will host the Age-Cured Hams in Holiday Hilarity
Nov 24, 2016

Consider color, class and culture to end racism

by Norma Heyser
Jottings group member shares insight into racism from childhood into adulthood