Oilerie moves to Progress Ridge TownSquare

Oilerie moves to Progress Ridge TownSquare

Specialty olive oils, balsamic vinegars on tap in Beaverton. Chris Ullom lives in West Linn, but...

Expect delays: Farmington Road improvements begin Monday

Expect delays: Farmington Road improvements begin Monday

The project will result in five lanes from Murray Boulevard to Hocken Avenue Long-awaited...

Beaverton turns out to honor its best on Memorial Day

Beaverton turns out to honor its best on Memorial Day

Hundreds crowd into Vererans Memorial Park to celebrate The city of Beaverton showed its true...

Bethany Village gets farmers market

Bethany Village gets farmers market

Wednesday evening markets will feature fresh produce and other goods. Bethany Village is getting...

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COURTESY: PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS - Portland Public Schools Government Relations Specialist David Williams will head to Beaverton School District this summer.
May 28, 2015

PPS lobbyist gets sweeter deal from Beaverton

by Shasta Kearns Moore
David Williams will get a 28 percent bump as Beaverton follows PPS' lead Portland Public Schools’ lobbyist, David Williams, is heading over to the Beaverton School District after the 2015 Oregon…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A Beaverton man died when his vehicle missed a curve on Highway 6 and rolled to the bottom of this rural ravine.
May 28, 2015

Beaverton man dies in rollover crash

by Eric Apalategui
Ryan Middleton misses curve on Highway 6 in rural Washington County. A 42-year-old Beaverton man died May 27 when his vehicle failed to negotiate a curve on Highway 6 in rural Washington County.…
May 27, 2015

City council likely due $300 monthly raise

by Eric Apalategui
Budget committee proposes increase to $1,600 per month. The Beaverton City Council is likely to see something this summer that has only come around one other time in 15 years — a raise. The…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Carol Bray
May 27, 2015

Assistance League taps Carol Bray as president

by Eric Apalategui
The Beaverton-based Assistance League of Greater Portland has chosen Lake Oswego resident Carol Bray as its president. Bray has dedicated her life to volunteer service since she started donating…
May 27, 2015

DAs, crime victims oppose grand jury recordings bills

by Saundra Sorenson
Passage could make victims more vulnerable during and after testimony, groups say District attorneys from more than a half dozen counties joined crime victims and victim advocates in Lake Oswego…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Valley Catholic senior Kevin Alexander was recently named a 2015 National Merit Scholar.
May 27, 2015

Valley Catholic's Kevin Alexander named National Merit Scholar

by Miles Vance
A talented writer, he's also active in his school's drama productions Valley Catholic senior Kevin Alexander was recently named a 2015 National Merit Scholar. Alexander, a Tigard resident, is…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - A driver crashed into a bicyclist Friday afternoon in Cedar Mill, seriously injuring the cyclist. The driver was cited Tuesday.
May 26, 2015

Driver cited after seriously injuring cyclist

by Eric Apalategui
A Hillsboro man was cited on Tuesday, May 26, for making a dangerous left turn and careless driving after he caused a collision that seriously injured a Cedar Mill bicyclist on Friday, May 22.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Heidi Lovig
May 26, 2015

Heidi Ho creator speaks at PubTalk

by Eric Apalategui
Heidi Lovig will talk about starting her cheese-alternative company. Heidi Lovig, the creator behind Heidi Ho plant-based "cheezes" who made an investment deal while appearing on the television…
Eric D. Simpson
May 22, 2015

Update: District declares Eric Simpson winner in board race

by Eric Apalategui
Melissa Potter would have to pull off a near numeric impossibility to win a seat. The Beaverton School District officially introduced its new board members in a news release Tuesday, following…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Jen Knight reads to her children, Conner, 4, and Brielle, 2, at her home in Tigard. Her children, both extroverts, seemed to love helping her read along.
May 21, 2015

Portland Moms Blog aims to build a network of moms

by Caitlin Feldman
Tigard woman Jen Knight launched Portland Moms Blog to help moms feel connected and supported As a new mom, Jen Knight struggled with the thought that everything she did was wrong. Was she…

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - A night market.
May 21, 2015

Beaverton Night Market moved to Sept. 12

by Eric Apalategui
City's Diversity Advisory Board gives the internationally flavored event a trial run. The city of Beaverton's Diversity Advisory Board will host its first Beaverton Night Market on the second…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Beaverton helped local taxpayers save $2.5 million on their 2014 returns.
May 21, 2015

Tax help nets nearly $2.5 million for Beaverton taxpayers

by Eric Apalategui
The Beaverton Tax Assistance Program helped local residents land nearly $2.5 million in tax refunds during the recent tax season. The city partnered with the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program and…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Kids were digging it as the Beaverton School District broke ground on its ninth middle school. The signs represent the other Beaverton schools that will use the building while their own campuses are rebuilt in the coming years. Middle-schoolers will finally take over in September 2020.
May 21, 2015

District breaks ground on new middle school

by Eric Apalategui
The Beaverton School District and Skanska USA Building broke ground on the district's newest middle school on Tuesday. The school, designed by Mahlum Architects, will open on a 16-acre campus in…
Beaverton School District
May 21, 2015

Beaverton School District announces administrative hires

by Eric Apalategui
The Beaverton School District has announced several new administrative assignments that will become effective July 1. More administration moves are expected before the beginning of the 2015-16…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: CHASE ALLGOOD - PCC President Jeremy Brown was removed from his position Monday night, May 18, weeks after it was reported that he applied for a job in Arkansas.
May 21, 2015

Portland Community College board votes to remove college…

by Pamplin Media Group
Portland Community College will be looking for a new leader, less than two years after hiring the last one. On Monday, May 18, the Portland Community College board voted to part ways with…
TIMES PHOTO: ADAM WICKHAM - Lindsay Brohmer and Paul Gohkle were married on Saturday at the place where they first met, Fowler Middle School.   The couple met in the 1990s, though they didn't start dating until eight years ago.
May 20, 2015

Fowler Falcons Lindsay Brohmer and Paul Gohlke tie the knot at…

by Geoff Pursinger
The first time Lindsay Brohmer and Paul Gohlke danced together, it was at a school dance at Fowler Middle School in 1999. On Saturday, May 16, the Beaverton couple returned to the school’s dance…
Skylar Schultz
May 20, 2015

What Students Say / Montclair Elementary School

by Jaime Valdez
How do you plan to spend this summer? “I’m going to draw some pictures and take them up to the VA hospital and give them to the veterans. Also, I’m also going to a Jeep race with my father and…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - The slow moving water from Beaverton Creek travels under the new bridge on Southwest Westgate Drive.
May 20, 2015

The bridging of Beaverton Creek

by Eric Apalategui
Almost any day of the year, Beaverton Creek resembles a harmless ditch as it passes almost invisibly through the heart of the city. But Mark Boguslawski, an engineer in Beaverton's Public Works…
TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Chris Griggs watches Drones Plus co-worker, Kenneth Silverton, fly a Phantom 3 drone at the business at Beaverton Town Square.
May 20, 2015

Drones Plus off and flying at Beaverton Town Square

by Ray Pitz
Chris Griggs, manager of Beaverton's Drones Plus, says he’s amazed at how quickly word about the opening of his new business in Beaverton Town Square has spread, mostly via word-of-mouth from…
SUBMITTED - THPRD will abandon the red section of Greenway Park's trail but reopen part of a loop and the parks disc golf course.
May 20, 2015

THPRD to reopen part of Greenway Park trail

by Eric Apalategui
Beavers forced closure when they dammed Fanno Creek and flooded the center of the park. Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District will reopen part of a looped path in Greenway Park by Monday,…




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