Drone for the holidays?

Drone for the holidays?

Free workshop will help new pilots fly safely and responsibly - It makes a delightful Christmas...

Playing with nature

Playing with nature

New Roger Tilbury Park features play area, trails and lawn A swath of Cedar Mill property that...

Jesuit tradition provides 300 families with meals

Jesuit tradition provides 300 families with meals

Students join forces to organize annual holiday food drive On Thursday morning, Dec. 18, the...

Stamped with love

Stamped with love

Couple behind Peddler's Pack celebrates 30 years of creativity Before she set up Peddler’s...

Kiss prompts alpaca's visit to go viral

Kiss prompts alpaca's visit to go viral

Maryville Nursing Home's Facebook video attracts 200,000 visits It was supposed be a fun little...

A holly, jolly holiday partnership

A holly, jolly holiday partnership

Local nursery teams with nonprofits to deliver holly plants to homebound seniors For a homebound...


Beaverton's Latest News

Photo Credit: CORNELIUS FIRE DEPARTMENT - This duplex in the 400 block of South 8th Avenue in Cornelius was destroyed by fire Saturday.
December 28, 2014

Red Cross responds to three fires Saturday

by Jim Redden
UPDATE: Latest fire in the Rick Creek area The Portland Chapter of the Red Cross helped three families after three separate fires on Saturday. No one was injured in any of the fires, although…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: TVF&R - Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue is investigating the cause of a Christmas morning fire that injured one resident.
December 26, 2014

Christmas morning fire injures man

by Eric Apalategui
Firefighters contain fire to converted bedroom in garage A Beaverton man was seriously injured in a Christmas morning house fire that also displaced four additional adults. Tualatin Valley Fire…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF TVF&R - A fire damaged a bedroom in a converted two-car garage on Christmas Day on Southwest Meadowbrook Way. One person was injured in the fire.
December 25, 2014

One person injured in Aloha bedroom fire

by Pamplin Media Group
One person was injured during a Christmas Day fire at an Aloha home that damaged a bedroom in part of a two-car garage. Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews were called at about 11:32 a.m.…
December 25, 2014

THPRD board approves natural resources plan

by Beaverton Valley Times
Updated plan focuses on volunteerism and community engagement The Tualatin Hills Park and Recreation Board of Directors recently approved the district’s Natural Resources Functional Plan. The…
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December 24, 2014

Ian King eyes his next phase

by Shannon O. Wells
Outgoing city councilor reflects on public safety, financial prudence In early December, Ian King was simultaneously serving as a dedicated Beaverton city councilor while pursuing a doctoral…
December 23, 2014

Beaverton City Council clears way for Creekside District plan

by Beaverton Valley Times
Arts center, parking and creek restoration at heart of revitalization The Beaverton City Council’s recent adoption of the Creekside District Master Plan and Implementation Strategy marks the…
December 23, 2014

Health and Science School biomedical science program earns…

by Shannon O. Wells
Recognition helps STEM students get ahead with college A rare certification the Beaverton Health and Science School’s biomedical science program just received will position students to learn and…
December 23, 2014

Police conduct 'active threat' training in Beaverton

by Beaverton Valley Times
While the kids are away, law enforcement officers from across Washington County are swarming to a Beaverton school for "active threat response" training. Sgt. Bob Ray, spokesman for the…
December 22, 2014

We have snow! Some mountain resorts open for skiing

by Kylie Wray
Meadows and Timberline run their lifts, Skibowl waits on more snow Ski Resorts on Mount Hood, and, of course, skiers, are rejoicing in the fact that the ski season is finally kicking off, just…
December 25, 2014

Man arrested after witness sees packages removed from Aloha porch

by Beaverton Valley Times
Scott Vogel arrested after witness sees him with package on bicycle Washington County Sheriff’s investigators say the arrest of an Aloha man suspected in stealing a package from a porch on…

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Dec 19, 2014

Haggen takes over Albertsons stores in Beaverton, Tigard

by Geoff Pursinger
Grocery store chain plans to acquire 146 stores on West Coast Haggen Food and Pharmacy is about to make a major comeback. The Washington-based grocery store chain announced Friday that it will…
Dec 19, 2014

Coastal Farm & Fleet joins the fight against hunger

by (none)
People who want to help fight hunger in Washington County can double their contribution through the end of the year, thanks to a partnership between Coastal Farm & Ranch and Oregon Food Bank…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Sharon Bech looks at her husband, Dick, as she opens the front door to their new home at the Edwards Center in Aloha. The Bechs are moving into the multiplex-style home with their daughter, Kim, who suffers from a complex seizure disorder.
Dec 19, 2014

Home for good

by Shannon O. Wells
Beaverton family grateful for new living arrangements at Edwards Center village You don’t hear too often about a retired couple in their 70s looking forward to moving into a brand-new,…
Google Fiber has delayed an announcement about whether or not the ultra-high-speed Internet will be coming to Portland and several neighboring cities. A decision is expected in early 2015.
Dec 18, 2014

Google Fiber delays decision on Portland-area expansion

by Geoff Pursinger
Don't pop the champagne just yet, Google-lovers. The Internet giant announced Thursday that it was delaying a decision on whether or not to bring its ultra-high-speed Internet and cable services…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Westview theater director CJ Hindman, center, with her former students (from left) Colby Reade (2001), Ben Neal (2008), Ryan Royce (2000) and Ciara Pressler (1996).
Dec 18, 2014

Gala highlights 20 years of Westview theater

by Ray Pitz
Show also honors department's leader, CJ (Reid) Hindman CJ (Reid) Hindman feels lucky to have witnessed numerous successful theater productions throughout her 20 years leading the theater…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE - A National Weather Service map shows the potential for heavy rain and flooding in Northern Oregon and Southwest Washington.
Dec 23, 2014

We're dreaming of a . . . soggy Christmas?

by Pamplin Media Group
A deep trough of moist, cold air blasting down from the Gulf of Alaska is going to soak the region during the next few days, pushing a few local rivers and creeks over their banks. The National…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Tana Flanigan, manager of the new Tandy Leather retail outlet on Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway, enjoys helping customers develop their leather crafting projects.
Dec 18, 2014

Burnished in leather

by Shannon O. Wells
New Tandy Leather retail store fills strong niche for crafters west of Portland As manager of the new Tandy Leather retail outlet in Beaverton, Tana Flanigan is amused when someone tries to…
Photo Credit: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Cheryl White, right, a case manager with the Union Gospel Mission's LifeChange Center for Women and Their Children program, embraces Marla Bell, who graduated from the program a year ago and is moving on to independent living.
Dec 18, 2014

One year of reinvention

by Shannon O. Wells
Union Gospel Mission women's program celebrates Beaverton anniversary with personal breakthroughs Marla Bell graduated from the Union Gospel Mission’s LifeChange Center for Women and Their…
Dec 17, 2014

City recognizes Lanphere Enterprises, Sutherland & Co.

by Beaverton Valley Times
Beaverton 4 Business Awards presented at council meeting Beaverton Valley Times The city of Beaverton and the Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce recently presented Lanphere Enterprises and David…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: LAURA HINRICHS - Joshua Chavez, front from left, Ian Chavez and their father Emanuel Chavez took part in the Bonnie L. Hays Animal Shelters third-annual Gingerbread Dog House Contest on Saturday at Cedar Hills Crossing.
Dec 17, 2014

Cedar Hills mall contest combines gingerbread, dogs and holiday…

by Shannon O. Wells
House contest raises money, awareness for Bonnie Hays animal shelter It’s not every day that master bakers who also love pets are able to bring their passions together in one fell swoop. As…




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