Saucy Mama makes tailgating tasty, easy

Saucy Mama makes tailgating tasty, easy

Randall is a contender in Saucy Mama's Tailgate Competition Are you ready for some football?...

Dedication to building a foundation

Dedication to building a foundation

Wendy Goldthwaite gives her students a passion for dance Wendy Goldthwaite admits she is a...

Ghost Hill Cellars is a special experience

Ghost Hill Cellars is a special experience

Wines, place, people make for special adventure Ever get a feeling deep in your soul that you...

Fresh, fresher, freshest

Fresh, fresher, freshest

Freshii offers fast food that is deliciously healthy Americans don’t eat at fast food...

Make Street of Dreams visit a Dream for Doernbecher

Make Street of Dreams visit a Dream for Doernbecher

Oswego Friends of Doernbecher host benefit One of the featured events of the 2015 Street of...

LOHS Class of '60 to hear tales of the road

LOHS Class of '60 to hear tales of the road

Dave Yaden, Keith Thye to share tales of trips to South America The Lake Oswego High School...

Old Time Fair provides fun for all

Old Time Fair provides fun for all

Heat doesn't keep crowds away West Linn’s Old Time Fair drew crowds throughout with weekend,...

Austin offers food adventures

Austin offers food adventures

Texas-sized flavor found on every corner We’ve passed the halfway mark in 2015, so if...

Care for your pets with LOVE

Care for your pets with LOVE

New 24-hour veterinary care facility opens on Douglas Way Lake Oswego now has a place where you...

Stars align for Julie Elizabeth Knell

Stars align for Julie Elizabeth Knell

Lake Oswego actress experiencing success at each corner Lake Oswego actress Julie Elizabeth...

CRT to present 'How to Succeed in Business'

CRT to present 'How to Succeed in Business'

Clackamas Repertory Theatre continues its 11th season Aug. 1, with Frank Loesser’s 1961...


West Linn's Community

James Fleming writes poems at a rate that would startle most poets. He has put out several books of his poetry, edited other poetry tomes and has won many awards.
August 27, 2015

A poet and he knows it

by Cliff Newell
World War II vet Fleming is a bard for every occasion Few poets start out the way James Fleming of Lake Oswego did. In fact, he is probably the only one. It happened around 40 years ago when…
Taylor
August 27, 2015

Willamette Women Dems to meet

by The Review, Tidings
The Willamette Women Democrats will welcome state Sen. Ginny Burdick (D-Portland), state Rep. Jennifer Williamson (D-Portland) and state Rep. Kathleen Taylor (D-Portland) to talk about “Behind…
Mr. and Mrs. Brooks Manor
August 27, 2015

Wedding

by The Review, Tidings
Murphy - Maner Brooks Maner and Emily Murphy were married July 4, 2015 at the World Forestry Center in Portland. The bride was escorted by the aisle by her father, Dan Murphy. She wore a…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - This picture was taken during the vacation in 1960 that JoAnn Parsons remembers so well. Notice daughter Betsys cheeks swollen from the mumps. To her left are two cousins and brother Johnny, all of whom came down with the mumps.
August 27, 2015

Recalling a vacation that wasn't perfect

by Jo Ann Parsons
“Come visit us sometime ...” These oft-spoken words from departing houseguests must have been echoing in our minds as we planned our August 1960 vacation. Looking back, they probably weren’t…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS - Allen and Ann Powers on their wedding day.
August 27, 2015

Powers celebrate 66th wedding anniversary

by The Review, Tidings
Allen and Ann Powers of Lake Oswego will celebrate their 66th wedding anniversary Sept. 1. The couple was married Sept. 1, 1949 in their hometown of Corvallis. The couple said their romance…
Mr. and Mrs. Keenan Jones
August 27, 2015

Wedding

by The Review, Tidings
Taylor-Jones Sara Taylor and Keenan Jones were married June 27, 2015 in a lakeside ceremony at Broken Top Club in Bend, Ore. Ake Lundberg, pastor at Sunset Presbyterian Church officiated the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: DOUG DICKSTON - These senior wine tasters enjoyed the vineyard life, from left, Margaret Matthies, Marie Horvath, Bill Barger, Peggy Dickston, Margaret DeJardin, Marge Russell, Anne Josey, Joyce Brown, Marlene Rickett, Barbara Buchholz AND Bonnie Metcalfe. More wine-tasting excursions will be planned.
August 27, 2015

Three wineries and lunch make for a delightful day

by Doug Dickston
A couple of weeks ago, the West Linn Adult Community Center’s Starship Van, with Captain Bill Barger at the helm, took 12 intrepid senior wine tasters out where none of us had gone before for a…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Attend the Bushels of Fun Farm Market event Sept. 19 at Luscher Farm. Its fun for the whole family.
August 27, 2015

Have fun down on the farm

by Jan Wirtz
Eat fresh and get healthy Summertime is always a bountiful season for fresh beautiful produce, and why not continue eating thoughtfully and organically throughout the fall and winter months?…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - These women participated in a previous Stress Busting Program for Caregivers. A new session is beginning Sept. 10. The program is free and open to all.
August 27, 2015

Caregivers need to guard against stress

by Marie Bigelow
Retirement. Finally the day has come; no more pressures, no more boring work meetings. You worked hard and planned for this day and arranged your life so you can live on your retirement income.…
August 27, 2015

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Join Soroptimist meet-and-greet event Soroptimist International of Lake Oswego/West Linn will hold a meet-and-greet event 5-6:30 p.m. Sept. 2 at Round Table Pizza in the Robinwood Shopping…

Don't miss the local news

Aug 27, 2015

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, AUG. 27 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS CLUB: Noon. Waggener Edstrom Communications, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit wetoasted.toastmastersclub.org.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Alicia Temple, policy director for Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon, will be the guest speaker at the AAUW meeting Sept. 12.
Aug 27, 2015

Temple first speaker for AAUW

by The Review, Tidings
The American Association of University Women Lake Oswego Branch welcomes the public to hear Alicia Temple, policy director of Planned Parenthood Advocates of Oregon, at their meeting to be held…
Aug 27, 2015

Be sure not to get taken to school by back-to-school shopping…

by Better Business Bureau
BBB offers cost-saving tips for parents As Oregon schools prepare to open its classroom doors over the next few weeks, Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington aims…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: FLICKR, DALE SIPLER - When the summer vegetable crop is done, extend the season with a planting of kale.
Aug 27, 2015

Extend vegetable crop through fall by planting now

by Oregon State University Extension
Fresh vegetables can be harvested most of the year in many places in Oregon. In fact, many cool-season crops produce well in the fall and hold through the winter if protected. “You can plant…
Dave and Sandy Fogle on their wedding day.
Aug 20, 2015

ANNIVERSARY

by The Review, Tidings
Dave and Sandy Fogle Dave and Sandy Fogle of West Linn will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 21, 2015. The couple was married in 1965 at Union Lutheran Church in York, Pa. During…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: FRIENDS OF TRYON CREEK - Longtime restoration volunteer Doug Hawley encourages others to participate in the three restoration events planned at Tryon Creek State Natural Area.
Aug 20, 2015

Help with Tryon Creek restoration project

by The Review, Tidings
The Friends of Tryon Creek invite the community to join in a series of Saturday restoration work parties, plus a catered lunch and a raffle 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 5, 19 and Oct. 10. Invasive…
Aug 20, 2015

Benefits of meditation, walking felt

by Kathryn Kendall
Meditating makes a difference in mental acuity, says Arianna Huffington, founder and editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post, in her article, “Find Your Inner Calm,” published in the April/May…
The Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation class list for fall is available now. Sign up for fall classes.
Aug 20, 2015

Register for fall classes now

by Jan Wirtz
The Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation Fall Activity Guide is here. Start fall the healthy way by participating in one of the many activities and events presented by the Parks & Recreation…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Members of the Lake Oswego Adult Community Centers Learning and Technology group work on keep their minds active.
Aug 20, 2015

Keep your mind sharp for those aha! moments

by Maria Bigelow
The old adage “A mind is a terrible thing to waste” is so true: Everyone from birth to 100 needs to actively use their mind. Without use, the body and the mind deteriorate quickly, as anyone…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The West Linn Adult Community Center is sponsoring a bus trip to the Cedar Creek Grist Mill on Aug. 26.
Aug 20, 2015

Trip planned to grist mill

by Doug Dickston
The West Linn Adult Community Center is sponsoring a bus trip to the Cedar Creek Grist Mill on Aug. 26. The mill, a National Historic Landmark, is located near Woodland, Wash., and is the only…



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