Special deliverer

Special deliverer

As retirement looms, veteran obstetrician glad he joined Westside medical community Dr. Anthony...

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A natural fit

Former county official brings 14 years of experience to park district planning role As natural...

Fly, eat, sleep

Fly, eat, sleep

Bethany's resident baby bald eagle takes his first flight The baby bald eagle turned 13 weeks old...

Larry Kangas' final mural comes to life

Larry Kangas' final mural comes to life

Lotus flower-themed work will be dedicated on Aug. 1 Larry Kangas lost his seven-year battle with...

Voices across the water

Voices across the water

Beaverton's ISing Choir spreads song, spirit of giving on tour of France If an audience in...

Velodrome Challenge rolls into town

Velodrome Challenge rolls into town

The Cadonau family’s Alpenrose Dairy, at 6149 S.W. Shattuck Road, has quite a jewel on its...

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August 01, 2014

Washington County tourism is on the rise

by Kendra Hogue
Washington County tourism continues to climb steadily upward, so much so that two new hotels — Embassy Suites and Hampton Inn and Suites — will add 271 guest rooms to the Hillsboro area alone.…
August 01, 2014

Developers may lose tax break

by Kendra Hogue
Public hearing set to decide Development Tax Discount's fate A public hearing on the Transportation Development Tax is scheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday at the Washington County Public Services…
July 31, 2014

Poll shows demand for mass transit

by Jim Redden
Support for projects differs across state, but all agree on need Beaverton is fortunate to have a full complement of mass transit options, including light rail, Westside Express Service commuter…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO: BEAVERTON POLICE DEPARTMENT - Teresa Clause, 61, was charged with driving under the influence of intoxicants after crashing her vehicle into a brick wall at the Beaverton Town Square on Tuesday night.
July 30, 2014

Driver crashes into brick wall, damages water line, causes…

by Beaverton Valley Times
Beaverton police arrested a suspected intoxicated driver Tuesday night after she reportedly crashed her vehicle into a brick wall at Beaverton Town Square. Teresa Clause, 61, was charged with…
July 30, 2014

City Hall to move offices to The Round on two August weekends

by Beaverton Valley Times
Public offices on Griffith Drive will close early on Aug. 8 and 15 and reopen at The Round The city of Beaverton’s plan to move its administrative offices from 4755 S.W. Griffith Drive, the…
by: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Jill Ann Curry, a longtime technician at the Washington County Jail, pleaded not guilty Monday to six counts of first-degree custodial sexual misconduct with an inmate.
July 29, 2014

Jail employee faces felony charges for sexual misconduct with…

by Kendra Hogue
Jill Ann Curry, a longtime technician at the Washington County Jail, was accused of six counts of first-degree custodial sexual misconduct with an inmate. The charges are Class C felonies. Curry…
by: COURTSEY OF TUALATIN FIRE & RESCUE - This carport was destroyed at the Canyon Park Apartments.
July 28, 2014

Suspected arson fire damages carport, vehicles

by Jim Redden
Exclusive video shows destruction Five vehicles were damaged by a fire that destroyed a carport at a Beaverton apartment complex Sunday evening. According to Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue,…
July 26, 2014

Expect traffic delays on Scholls Ferry at Tile Flat Road on…

by Beaverton Valley Times
Travelers are encouraged to use alternate routes as crews complete paving project A contractor for Washington County's Department of Land Use and Transportation will perform paving work on…
Courtesy Photo: Steve Halpern
July 25, 2014

Cross-species community of parents eyes nest

by Debby de Carlo
Avians and humans share anticipation of baby's first flight Day after day, John Dull drove past the man and his mysterious mini-telescopes until he couldn’t stand it anymore. He parked in a…
July 25, 2014

Hunt for treasures, support reading during West Beaverton garage…

by Beaverton Valley Times
The West Beaverton Neighborhood Association Committee invites the community to its annual garage sale, which benefits the "Pages as Pillars" reading program at Chehalem Elementary School. The…

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Jul 24, 2014

Police seek help in Scholls Ferry Road stabbing

by Geoff Pursinger
A Beaverton man is in the hospital after he was stabbed several times in the back late Tuesday night. Beaverton Police were called to the 10300 block of Scholls Ferry Road at about 10:51 p.m.,…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Alice Sumidas incredible life was documented in the 2004 children's book Music for Alice by Allen Say. Sumida, who turned 100 last week, said she has no signs of slowing down.
Jul 24, 2014

Alice Sumida learns to dance through history

by Geoff Pursinger
At 100, dancer says she focuses on good life, positive attitude Wearing a bright yellow, knee-length ball gown, Alice Sumida knows how to work the room. Nearly everyone at Edgewood Downs…
Jul 24, 2014

Beaverton schools get $1.36 million bump from county

by Kendra Hogue
District will have more Gain Share funds for 2014-15 school year than expected The Beaverton School District received some surprising news on Friday. Washington County officials announced the…
by: COURTESY PHOTO: MARK MCBREARTY - Riders on the 4-H Wagon Train headed into the haze last week as they trekked near Central Oregon wildfires.
Jul 23, 2014

SMOKED OUT

by Stephanie Haugen
Exciting 4-H Wagon Train ends early due to wildfires Sweeping prairie views vanished in a smoky haze. Ash fell like snow in 90-degree weather. A neon-red sun burned in the sky and smoke stung…
by: SUBMITTED ART - Beginning this fall, signs like the ones above could be placed near the Hall Boulevard-Watson Avenue couplet between Farmington Road and Fifth Street to help visitors find their way.
Jul 23, 2014

Wayfinding signs refocusing on Hall-Watson area

by Shannon O. Wells
24 directional signs, kiosk could be in place by fall in Old Town Beaverton A wayfinding sign system is on its way to Central Beaverton, but it may take until this fall for the first ones to…
by: TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Steve Schaer, a traffic sergeant with the Beaverton Police Department, steps into the intersection of Southwest Hall Boulevard and Broadway Street after several motorists declined to yield the right of way at the crosswalk during a pedestrian enforcement operation.
Jul 23, 2014

45 drivers cited in pedestrian-safety operation

by Shannon O. Wells
Beaverton police officer poses as 'decoy' pedestrian in crosswalk As he steps into the crosswalk at the Southwest Hall Boulevard at Broadway Street, Steve Schaer saves his waves for those…
ODOT released this simulation of how the traffic signs will work, telling drivers on Highway 217 to slow down as congestion increases.
Jul 22, 2014

New variable speed signs make debut on Highway 217

by Geoff Pursinger
'ODOT RealTime' signs warn about congestion to stop drivers from hitting the brakes. Drivers along Highway 217 might notice something a little different about their commute home. The Oregon…
by: COURTESY OF ONPA/SCOTT WASHBURN - State Rep. Dennis Richardson made a point during Fridays debate with Gov. John Kitzhaber before newspaper publishers and editors in Salem. It was the first joint appearance of the two gubernatorial candidates in the 2014 election.
Jul 23, 2014

Governor candidates sharpen differences

by Peter Wong
Kitzhaber, Richardson jab during first debate at newspaper gathering Democratic Gov. John Kitzhaber and Republican rival Dennis Richardson have laid out clear differences for the fall campaign.…
Jul 22, 2014

Beaverton woman fatally struck by vehicle on Highway 211

by Beaverton Valley Times
Driver cooperates with investigators, not considered at fault Oregon State Police continue to investigate a Saturday morning traffic crash that killed a Beaverton woman who was walking along…
Jul 22, 2014

Second Sun Run to raise funds for Police Activities League, Home…

by Shannon O. Wells
Sunday event features 5k, 10k, kids' run courses through Central Beaverton Fundraising-oriented runners will hit the streets for the second-annual Beaverton Rotary Sun Run on Sunday, July 27, at…




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