Beaverton Farmers Market incubates small businesses

Beaverton Farmers Market incubates small businesses

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Transportation Futures Study underway

Transportation Futures Study underway

The long-awaited study of Washington County's transportation needs is finally underway, including...

ISing Choir readies for 10th anniversary concerts at Village Baptist Church

ISing Choir readies for 10th anniversary concerts at Village Baptist Church

Village Baptist will host what may be the group's most wide-ranging performances It’s time...

Beaverton School Board cuts bus routes for 1,000 students

Beaverton School Board cuts bus routes for 1,000 students

Board overrules parent concern and follows state guidelines to decide safe walking routes to...

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Beaverton School District
May 01, 2015

Donor pledges $3 million to Beaverton High School Success Fund

by Eric Apalategui
Anonymous alum's gift and more contributions will pay for academic programs and other priorities. An anonymous donor who credits Beaverton High School for laying the foundation for his own…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - OES senior Ted Morrisette and some of his fellow students have been building a tiny house that they'll donate to Portland's Dignity Village.
May 01, 2015

Oregon Episcopal School's Ted Morissette leads fellow students…

by Miles Vance
Ted Morissette will pursue his passion for film production when he begins college next fall. But before he graduates from Oregon Episcopal School in June, he's satisfying his curiosity about…
TIMES PHOTO: ERIC APALATEGUI - The red box shows the location where Bridge Meadows hopes to build a three-generation apartment complex along Southwest Allen Boulevard.
April 30, 2015

Bridge Meadows project gets warmer welcome on Allen Boulevard

by Eric Apalategui
People who live near Southwest Allen Boulevard gave a mostly warm welcome to Bridge Meadows, a Portland nonprofit agency that houses low-income seniors and families adopting foster children in…
Uma Ilavarasan
April 30, 2015

Westview senior named semifinalist in Presidential Scholar…

by Eric Apalategui
Uma Ilavarasan will find out in May if she named to prestigious high school honor. A Westview High School senior is among the select semifinalists in the 2015 U.S. Presidential Scholar Program.…
Andres Enrique Mendoza
April 29, 2015

Beaverton teen charged with attempted murder

by Eric Apalategui
Police say gang-related shooting leads to prosecution. Beaverton Police on Tuesday charged a Beaverton teenager with attempted murder in relation to a shooting in mid-April that investigators…
Richard P. Burke
April 28, 2015

Libertarians Lars D.H. Hedbor and Richard P. Burke square off in…

by Eric Apalategui
Lars D.H. Hedbor tries to unseat incumbent Richard P. Burke on the Tualatin Valley Water District's board Rifts in Oregon’s Libertarian Party politics are splashing into the race for a seat on…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Asher (right) and Abigail Jette, both students at King's Kids Christian Preschool in Lake Oswego where there is a collection box for Movers for Moms.
April 28, 2015

Beaverton's Saint Child benefits from Two Men And A Truck's…

by Miles Vance
The SW Portland movers work to support the Beaverton home for young mothers With Mother's Day looming just over a week away, many of us face the same annual problem — what do you get for a woman…
Pedro Hernandez Jr.
April 28, 2015

Pedro Hernandez Jr. suspected in multiple car thefts

by Eric Apalategui
Beaverton Police are continuing to investigate a man they suspect of stealing numerous vehicles in the area. The case started the morning of April 15 when Beaverton detectives saw Pedro…
April 28, 2015

Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Two candidates on ballot, but Bob…

by Eric Apalategui
Bob Olsen decided Randy Lauer is doing just fine on the fire district's board. Voters may see Bob Olsen’s name next to “Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue” on the ballots that begin arriving at homes…
April 28, 2015

Two area robotics teams make impressive showing during world…

by Ray Pitz
Techaholix and Hot Wired competed in St. Louis last week Two area robotics teams made impressive showings in last week’s 2015 FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship held in St. Louis. The…

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TIMES PHOTO: MILES VANCE - Melissa Potter
Apr 27, 2015

Beaverton School Board: Candidate profiles and Q&A

by Eric Apalategui
Get to know school candidates before marking your mail-in ballot. In a game of election musical chairs, seven candidates are circling to win three open seats on the Beaverton School Board.…
City of Beaverton
Apr 27, 2015

Job growth booming in Beaverton, Washington County

by Eric Apalategui
City has the lowest unemployment rate in the county, where overall job growth is strong Washington County's unemployment rate hit its lowest level in years, with Beaverton leading the way. As a…
Beaverton Police Department
Apr 24, 2015

Beaverton Police: Investigation doesn't support arrest in…

by Eric Apalategui
A mother chased man out of Old Navy after she thought he took photos of her daughter in a dressing room. Beaverton Police investigators have identified the man a mother chased out of Old Navy…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue firefighters doused two blazes in two nights in abandoned buildings at a future park site in the Bethany area.
Apr 24, 2015

Two fires break out on future park site

by Eric Apalategui
Firefighters douse two blazes in buildings THPRD will have demolished as soon as possible. After fires broke out at the site of a future park in Bethany two nights in a row, Tualatin Hills Park…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Jose Zarco wins Gates scholarship
Apr 24, 2015

Aloha High senior named Gates Millennium Scholar

by Eric Apalategui
Jose Zarco will use his scholarship to study engineering at Oregon State University. Aloha High School senior Jose Zarco was recently named one of 1,000 Gates Millennium Scholars for the class…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Beaverton Mayor's Ball in February earned more than $70,000 for local nonprofits supporting the arts and homeless youth.
Apr 24, 2015

Mayor's Ball raises $70,000 for nonprofit groups

by Eric Apalategui
Arts & Culture Foundation, Civic Theatre and HomePlate will use funds to support their Beaverton organizations. The results are in: The annual Beaverton Mayor's Ball held at Nike earlier this…
PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP PHOTO: ALVARO FONTAN - The Beaverton School District will soon begin building a new high school at this intersection of Southwest Scholls Ferry Road and 175th Avenue in the South Cooper Mountain. Just beyond the trees at the far side of the field is the Hillsboro School District boundary.
Apr 23, 2015

Beaverton City Council steps into school boundary discussion

by Eric Apalategui
Council members want to wrangle South Cooper Mountain into one district The majority of the Beaverton City Council has made it clear that they’ve chosen sides in a behind-the-scenes discussion…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Crystal Akins leads members of the Sing Here Now choir through a recent rehearsal. The choir, which includes people with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers, will perform in concert May 9 at Southminster Presbyterian Church in Beaverton.
Apr 22, 2015

Making memories, making music

by Eric Apalategui
Sing Here Now choir members, Alzheimer's disease patients and caregivers, get ready for May 9 concert. The room goes quiet before Lloyd Labasan begins to channel Johnny Mathis. The 66-year-old’s…
Beaverton Police
Apr 22, 2015

Beaverton officers James Beane and Daniel Coulson 'justified' in…

by Eric Apalategui
District Attorney's Office rules two officers acted reasonably when Chelsea Fresh threatened them with a rifle last November The Washington County District Attorney's Office has cleared two…
TIMES PHOTO: GEOFF PURSINGER - Sgt. Neil Charlton with TriMets Transit Police speaks with developmentally disabled students during this weeks Safety Academy, a 5-week-long course run by the Tigard Police Department
Apr 22, 2015

Westside Crime Prevention Coalition' Safety Academy benefits…

by Geoff Pursinger
Standing in the lobby of the Beaverton Police Department, Tigard resident Andy Gardner cleared his throat. “Stop!” he shouted at the top of his lungs, his hand flying out to stop a woman from…




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