Pesky squirrels knock out power on Westside

Pesky squirrels knock out power on Westside

Critter-related outages on rise, eclipsing falling limbs as culprits When the power goes out on a...

Volunteers bring nature into play at kindergarten

Volunteers bring nature into play at kindergarten

Innovative playscape to feature nature-oriented activities for children in Cedar Hills A...

Beaverton Farmers Market welcomes Ten Tiny Dances

Beaverton Farmers Market welcomes Ten Tiny Dances

The sixth annual Ten Tiny Dances cultural event returns Saturday from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to the...

Merchants  see signs of things to come

Merchants see signs of things to come

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Aloha author combines Iraq experiences, science-fiction in futuristic war novel A preponderance...

Getting his turn at bat

Getting his turn at bat

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'Luckiest guy' gets a new lease on life

'Luckiest guy' gets a new lease on life

Scotty's Pub owner battles brain tumor as part of groundbreaking cancer vaccine study Note: This...

Section of Oleson Road closes for bridge installation work

Section of Oleson Road closes for bridge installation work

$7.3 million project will raise span so it no longer floods during downpours Motorists who...

Preparing for independence

Preparing for independence

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July 09, 2014

Reserve a seat today for Service to Beaverton luncheon

by Beaverton Valley Times
Award winners will be announced on July 18 The Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerce and city of Beaverton invite the public to join them in recognizing those who have made a significant…
July 09, 2014

Animal shelter reunites 45 of 55 fireworks-spooked dogs with…

by Shannon O. Wells
Shelter hopes to send 13 cats home It all started with a dog so spooked by Fourth of July explosions he chewed through two fences to escape his yard. By Friday at 9:45 a.m., the dog was reunited…
July 09, 2014

Meadow Park Middle School earns distinction as an IB World School

by Beaverton Valley Times
Meadow Park Middle School has been authorized as an International Baccalaureate World School for a three-year Middle Years Programme. The authorization process typically takes two to three years…
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July 09, 2014

Deputies capture suspect during home burglary

by Beaverton Valley Times
Beaverton woman accused of breaking into occupied Aloha house Washington County sheriff's deputies arrested a woman who burglarized an Aloha home on Sunday while the owner was inside. The woman…
July 07, 2014

Reser's expands into Hillsboro

by Kendra Hogue
Strong demand for fresh salad products prompts food company to increase output by 35 percent Reser’s Fine Foods of Washington County, best known for its salsa and other freshly prepared foods,…
July 06, 2014

Beaverton Arts Commission names six Community Grant recipients

by Beaverton Valley Times
Symphony orchestra, theater series, Irish music concert among events to benefit The Beaverton Arts Commission has announced winners of the group's second cycle of Community Grants for 2014. Here…
July 05, 2014

Beaverton seeks Celebration Parade participants

by Beaverton Valley Times
Entries for free event must be received by Friday, Aug. 15 The city of Beaverton invites local businesses, groups and nonprofits to submit entries to participate in the 57th annual Beaverton…
by: TVF&R - Lt. Dale Johnson
July 04, 2014

Off-duty TVF&R lieutenant dies following kitesurfing accident

by Christina Lent
Fire chief says 'Dale Johnson was a good firefighter, a good lieutenant and a good man' A 49-year-old Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighter died Thursday afternoon following a kitesurfing…
July 04, 2014

Deputies search for Subway robbery suspect

by Beaverton Valley Times
Man ordered sandwich, displayed weapon and demanded cash from Raleigh Hills clerk Washington County sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help in locating a man who reportedly robbed a…
July 04, 2014

Providence St. Vincent earns recognition for stroke care

by Beaverton Valley Times
Stroke patients who are treated at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center receive some of the best care on the nation. The Joint Commission has just confirmed that by certifying Providence St.…

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by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Cyan Perry is a graduate of the Beaverton Area Chamber of Commerces Young Entrepreneurs Academy, a program launched last November for eighth-graders through high school seniors.
Jul 04, 2014

Young Entrepreneur Academy graduates launch enterprises

by Julia Rogers
Buying a greeting card used to be considered impersonal, an inexpensive way to avoid purchasing a gift or an envelope for gift cards. Not anymore. A new start-up created by 15-year-old artist…
Jul 03, 2014

Beaverton police, TVF&R target illegal fireworks during holiday

by Beaverton Valley Times
Extra neighborhood patrols to enforce laws against bottle rockets, firecrackers Beaverton police officers will work with Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews to focus on reducing the use of…
by: WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE  - Mitchell Alan Douglas Kelly, 17, of Beaverton, was arrested on June 30 on allegations of sexually abusing two girls while employed as a swim coach at Sunset Athletic Center.
Jul 02, 2014

Swim coach arrested on sex abuse allegations

by Beaverton Valley Times
Two girls identified as victims of inappropriate contact at Sunset Athletic Center Washington County Sheriff's Office child abuse detectives are searching for additional sex abuse victims…
Jul 02, 2014

July 4 fireworks not a blast for pets

by Shannon O. Wells
Animal shelter to be open to reunite owners with spooked dogs, cats While many look forward to this year’s Independence Day falling on the last day of the week, dogs, cats and other household…
by: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: KENDRA HOGUE - Bethany Village Biscuits Café waitress Savannah Baske serves lunch customers Rebecca Blumberg Wednesday afternoon after a power outage left thousands of Washington County residents without power.
Jul 02, 2014

Biscuits Cafe server steps up when power goes out

by Kendra Hogue
Savannah Baske had no idea when she arrived at work at 6 a.m. Wednesday that a squirrel across town would soon turn her workday upside-down. The 18-year-old has been a waitress at the Bethany…
Jul 02, 2014

Power gradually being restored after squirrel cuts electricity

by Beaverton Valley Times
About 10,000 Beaverton-area customers affected by Monday morning outage As of 8:45 a.m., electricity was gradually being restored to the nearly 10,000 Portland General Electric customers left…
Jul 02, 2014

Two projects dominate park bond summer work

by Shannon O. Wells
Cedar Mill, Tilbury renovations to be mostly finished by fall Note: This story was amended on Thursday, July 3, to reflect that amenities such as a creek crossing and scenic overlook will not be…
by: WASHINGTON COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE - Aloha resident Terry Smith Jr. was arrested on various charges after a house was burglarized on Tuesday afternoon.
Jul 01, 2014

Three arrested after burglary and foot chase in Aloha

by Beaverton Valley Times
Adult male wanted on outstanding violent crime warrants Washington County Sheriff's deputies captured one adult and two juveniles after an abandoned house was burglarized in Aloha on Tuesday…
by: BEAVERTON POLICE DEPARTMENT - Police are seeking the public's help in locating Sheyenne Marie Garnett, who did not return to the family friend's house where she was staying in Beaverton.
Jun 30, 2014

Runaway teen girl found safe in San Jose, Calif.

by Beaverton Valley Times
Sheyenne Marie Garnett, 13, was taken into protective custody on Monday evening A teenage girl who did not return to the house where she was staying in Beaverton and indicated she was running…
Jul 03, 2014

Public safety bond goes to voters

by Shannon O. Wells
Renovation of Griffith Drive office for Beaverton police is priority A $35 million bond measure to finance a transformation of Beaverton’s City Hall into a modern Public Safety Center will go to…




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