She's tougher than Mother Nature

She's tougher than Mother Nature

Amelia Boone's grit and glamour put her at forefront of obstacle racing “We’ve got...

Sight of Crab Pot's charred remains hits hard

Sight of Crab Pot's charred remains hits hard

I felt like I’d been punched in the gut when I saw the charred remains. Where was Allen?...

Student building a better prosthetic hand at PCC's MakerSpace

Student building a better prosthetic hand at PCC's MakerSpace

Jordan Nickerson develops mechanical prototype for mass-production at lower price Portland...

Surgery center performs same-day hip replacement surgery

Patients report high satisfaction, less pain and fast recovery The Oregon Outpatient Surgery...

Kart race raises $4,000 for charity

Kart race raises $4,000 for charity

The Lake Oswego branch of Guild Mortgage Company recently sponsored a Can-Am Charity Karting...

Summer concert series winding down

Summer concert series winding down

The summer outdoor concerts in the park are still pouring music into the open air, so pack your...

Becoming a crepe success

Becoming a crepe success

Haley Russell pleases palates with traditional French dish Haley Russell is an authentic crepe...

Keep cool with popsicles, drinking vinegar

Keep cool with popsicles, drinking vinegar

I love sweltering heat. Give me 97 degrees in the shade over 75 any day. I credit my acclimation...

A magnificent obsession with cars

A magnificent obsession with cars

Don Plumb creates his own world of antique, unique automobiles Don Plumb does not have to say a...

Shift to concierge medicine pleases Hashiguchi

Shift to concierge medicine pleases Hashiguchi

Lake Oswego doctor now has more time for patients thanks to MDVIP Dr. Steven Hashiguchi has made...

ProHealth Chiropractic offers method used by Olympians

ProHealth Chiropractic offers method used by Olympians

Chiropractor Jeff Robinson hopes all will utilize AMIT Chiropractic physician Jeff Robinson,...

Hear folktales of Hershel of Ostropol

Hear folktales of Hershel of Ostropol

Page2Stage Express will bring the lovable trickster Hershel of Ostropol to life at Willamette...

Books keep coming from sister authors

Books keep coming from sister authors

Best-selling authors Nancy Bush and Lisa Jackson continue to fill bookshelves fast. The Lake...

Dream  living at 2014 Street of Dreams

Dream living at 2014 Street of Dreams

Five custom-built homes boast trend-setting designs The 2014 NW Natural Street of Dreams,...

The comeback kings of golf bags

The comeback kings of golf bags

Lemman family brings back Jones Sports Company to fond reception Back in the 1970s and 1980s,...

Clackamas Rep to present 'Carousel'

Clackamas Rep to present 'Carousel'

Clackamas Repertory Theatre (CRT) continues its 10th season Aug. 2 with Rodgers and...

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West Linn's Community

Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - At Pioneer Farmstead Day you can watch Living History Demonstrations on things such as plowing with a horse.
August 21, 2014

Attend Pioneer Farmstead Day

by The Review, Tidings
Champoeg State Heritage Area will hold its annual Farmstead Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Manson Farmstead behind the visitor center. The event provides families an opportunity to view and…
August 21, 2014

'Insight comes in flickers, doesn't it'

by Phyl Collier Kerns
We three Collier girls grew up in the bright sunshine of Klamath Falls. We never wore sunglasses on the sparkling Lake of the Woods, and we looked at the eclipse of the sun through smoked glass.…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - WLACC Coordinator Tiffany Carlson gets ready to enjoy her plate of spaghetti at the recent fundraiser.
August 21, 2014

Thanks to all for fundraising support

by Doug Dickston
The West Linn Adult Community Center’s August fundraiser was a huge success due to the generosity of many community businesses and community members who donated time and raffle items to help us…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Ants in the Kitchen will perform at OLLs parish festival Sept. 13. A crowd funding campaign will pay for the bands appearance.
August 21, 2014

OLL invites all to parish festival

by Barb Randall
Members of Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Parish invite the community to attend its parish festival to be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 13 at the church, 650 A Ave. in Lake Oswego. Games,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Enjoy a hike or a ramble, led by volunteers and organized by Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation.
August 21, 2014

Get ready to welcome fall activities

by Jessica Lee
LO Parks and Rec has something for everyone Fall program registration for Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation is open! Visit loparks.org to view upcoming fall programs or to register for programs…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center is closed for maintenance and renovation until Sept. 1. The staff is still working on site and registrations can be made during that time period.
August 21, 2014

Improvements are underway at LOACC

by Maria Bigelow
Center will be closed through Sept. 1 The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center building may be closed, but we are not on vacation. From Monday, Aug. 18 through Monday, Sept. 1, the building will…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Laura Campbell, owner of Imagine Yoga Studio in West Linn, recently offered a unique experience - a stand up paddle yoga workshop. The class began with a brief yoga warm up followed by a mellow paddle, and ended with an hour long yoga class on a floating mat. To learn more visit imagineyogastudio.com.
August 21, 2014

Yoga on the river

by Barb Randall
August 21, 2014

Women, appreciate yourselves

by Phyl Kerns
My 96-year-old sister said “Why argue with an old dead man?” when I told her I was writing this protest against machismo, a trait evidenced in even our beloved father. Now that I am old enough…
August 21, 2014

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Applications being accepted for Huggies MomInspired Grant Program Know someone with a great idea? Now in its fifth year, Huggies MomInspired Grant Program aims to further the development of…
August 21, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, AUG. 21 FREE, DROP-IN BLOOD PRESSURE CHECK — 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, 1500 Division, Oregon City. WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS — noon. Waggener Edstrom…

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Photo Credit: REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - The K-9 unit of the Lake Oswego Police Department is back to full strength with the return of Kai to action. The main beneficiary is Kias handler, Officer Bryan McMahon
Aug 14, 2014

The top dog is back

by Cliff Newell
Kai the police dog might be the king of canine charisma. That seemed evident at his recent appearance at the Lake Oswego Farmers’ Market. First a ripple of excitement went through the crowd as…
Sara Loebner
Aug 14, 2014

Wedding

by The Review, Tidings
Quick - Loebner Benjamin Loebner and Sara Quick were married July 26 at Duke University Chapel in Durham, N.C. The Rev. Meghan Feldmeyer officiated. The bride’s brother, Robert A. Quick,…
Aug 14, 2014

News briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Beware of charity ripoffs following wildfires The Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and western Washington, urges consumers to be on the lookout for bogus charities and scammers…
Aug 14, 2014

Sojourning in Houston - and returning

by Rosalie Justen
In order for my husband to work on a doctorate from Rice University, our family of four moved from Portland to Houston. We hired a piano mover to load the grand piano into the U-Haul truck with…
Aug 07, 2014

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, AUG. 7 WE TOASTED TOASTMASTERS — noon. Waggener Edstrom Worldwide, 3 Centerpointe Drive, fifth floor. Email erikb@waggeneredstrom.com or visit wetoasted.toastmastersclubs.org. WEST…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: JOHN BOWERS - Big Cat, Big Party, a benefit for Cheetah Conservation Fund, will be held from 5 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 5 at the Oregon Zoo, 4001 SW Canyon Road in Portland. The event supports Tyler Prize-winning conservationist Dr. Laurie Marker and her Namibia-based Cheetah Conservation Fund. The event features drinks, dinner, music and silent and live auctions. Tickets are available now for $125 per person; after Sept. 5 the price increases to $150. Purchase online at ccforegon.org.
Aug 07, 2014

Save the date for Big Cat party at Oregon Zoo

by The Review, Tidings
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Injuries from falls can be life-changing. Attend Stepping On, a seven-week program to learn to reduce your risk of falls.
Aug 07, 2014

Workshop on avoiding falls offered

by Maria Bigelow
The staff at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center knows that falling down for anyone can lead to serious injury, from a broken bone to brain damage. As we get older, the risk for falling…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Haystack Rock, at 235 feet high, is the third largest coastal monolith in the world, according to the Cannon Beach Chamber of Commerce/Visitor Information Center website.
Aug 07, 2014

Come and explore Cannon Beach

by Doug Dickston
One day in 1846, sailors were trying to steer a schooner named Shark from the Columbia River to sea. The Shark wrecked on a sandbar, and a piece of the deck with a cannon and an attached capstan…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Many camps and activities are available through Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation for citizens of all ages.
Aug 07, 2014

Plenty of fun left to summer

by Jessica Lee
We at Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation recognize that it may be August, but summer isn’t over! There are 93 days of summer between June 21 and Sept. 21, and today marks day 48. Did you know Lake…
Aug 07, 2014

Community briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Benefit wine tasting set for CureSearch Lamb’s Nature’s Choice Market and Javalove Coffeehouse are partnering to host a wine and cheese benefit for the CureSearch Walk for Children’s Cancer from…




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