East County sends three  to regional spelling bee

East County sends three to regional spelling bee

Tension was so thick you could cut it with a k-n-i-f-e Fourth-grader Brandon Susi took the title...

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Out and About

Art “The Artist’s Mind” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs through April 2...

Theater presents 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern' tragicomedy March 6-22

Theater presents 'Rosencrantz and Guildenstern' tragicomedy March 6-22

Famed Stoppard satire latest Nutz 'n' Boltz Theater offering One of the most popular tragicomic...

'Benvenuto' to Ristorante DiPompello

'Benvenuto' to Ristorante DiPompello

Troutdale restaurant dishes up classic Italian cuisine and hospitality The sign over the door may...

Program helps students hit the right notes

Program helps students hit the right notes

Feb. 26 concert to raise money for music lessons Lisa Bunce’s foster children, Trinity, 10,...

Soldier, writer, activist: C.E.S. Wood did it all

Soldier, writer, activist: C.E.S. Wood did it all

Edgefield presenters to discuss historic Portlander As a boy, he witnessed Abraham Lincoln...

East Gresham Elementary sets course for academic makeover

East Gresham Elementary sets course for academic makeover

$1.85 million grant designed to improve teaching, learning Stroll through East Gresham...

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Out and about

Art “The Artist’s Mind” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs Feb. 10 through...

Artists wrap their minds around exhibit

Artists wrap their minds around exhibit

Show runs from Feb. 10 through April 2 Thought becomes action in the next Gresham Art Committee...

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A young scholar at Alder Elementary School studies a lesson using technology paid for by the Reynolds Education Foundation.
March 02, 2015

Education foundations enhance local learning

by Teresa Carson
Victoria Alley-Meinig steps out of her office in a portable behind Kelley Creek Elementary School, takes a deep breath of the early spring air and gazes at the children screaming with glee on…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: TROY WAYRYNEN - Sgt. Bryan White, left, with the Multnomah County Sheriffs office, shines light on his thumb during a CSI class at Clear Creek Middle School as students  Jake Cruz, 12, wearing yellow shirt, and Dyllan Torrey, 13, get a closer look.
February 23, 2015

CSI comes to Clear Creek Middle School

by Teresa Carson
Students learn what it takes to be in law enforcement Students at Clear Creek Middle School are getting a taste of what it’s like to be in law enforcement and learning some science and math in…
Jeannette and Herb Sandercock
February 20, 2015

Anniversary

by Teresa Carson
Sandercock Herbert and Jeannette Sandercock will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Feb. 25. The couple was married at a Lutheran parsonage in Lucas, Ohio. The couple, owners of…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Storyteller Will Hornyak will put on a presenation at Gresham Historical Society Museum Feb.19.
February 03, 2015

Out and About

by Rob Cullivan
Art “Making a Difference: Positive Changes Through Art” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. The exhibit…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO BY PAT HANRAHAN - The Large Magellanic Cloud is one of our nearest neighboring galaxies at some 190,000 light years away.  It and other topics are the subjects of Mt. Hood Community Colleges Feb. 3 planetarium shows.
January 28, 2015

Out and About

by Rob Cullivan
Art “Making a Difference: Positive Changes Through Art” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. The exhibit…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: TROY WAYRYNEN - Below: The Corbett Childrens Theater cast is ready to present The Music Man for a series of performances beginning Friday, Jan. 30.
January 28, 2015

Con man star of Corbett Children's stage

by Rob Cullivan
Theater to present 'The Music Man' Jan. 30 to Feb. 8 Sometimes it takes a liar to help people find their true selves. That’s the message behind “The Music Man,” which tells the story of…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO: SPENCER LIVERMORE - Cast members of the play War of the Words take the stage this week at Gresham High School, which presents a Festival of One-Act Plays Jan. 22-24.
January 20, 2015

One times five equals high school showcase

by Rob Cullivan
Gresham students to present one-act plays this weekend From a comedy about creation to a drama about the devil, Gresham High drama students offer a series of one act plays for audiences this…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Cellist Skip vonKuske marks 10 years playing Mondays at the Winery in McMenamins Edgefield in Troutdale this month.
January 20, 2015

Out and About

by Rob Cullivan
Art “Making a Difference: Positive Changes Through Art” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. The exhibit…
Photo Credit: SUBMIT - Five Gresham firefighters helped a stranded group of travelers to safety while sailing last month.
January 16, 2015

Gresham firefighters sail stranded travelers to safety

by Jodi Weinberger
Gresham firefighters gave new meaning to the phrase “to go through fire and water” when they made a rescue in the West Indies region of the Atlantic Ocean last month. Five Gresham firefighters…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Nina Piscitello, a sixth-grader at Damascus Christian School, created this painting for the latest Gresham Art Committee exhibit, which runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway.
January 13, 2015

Out and About

by Rob Cullivan
Art “Making a Difference: Positive Changes Through Art” — Gresham Art Committee exhibit runs through Feb. 5 at the Public Safety & Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway. The exhibit…

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Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Katie Mortemore
Jan 13, 2015

Come hear a 'Nightingale' at Readers Theatre

by Rob Cullivan
Play depicts life on the British home front during WWII All wars are fought on two fronts — one where the bullets fly and the shells explode and another where the soldiers’ families wonder and…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY OF ANDY HATLESTAD - Skip vonKuske
Jan 13, 2015

Cellist takes bow

by Rob Cullivan
Skip vonKuske marks 10 years at Edgefield Skip vonKuske celebrates the 10th anniversary of his weekly Monday residency at McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale, this month. All…
Photo Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO - Unabashed Oregon Ducks fan Rick Parrish, left, is ready for his team to take on the Ohio State University Buckeyes.
Jan 10, 2015

Be loud, proud and yell O

by Anne Endicott
Former Oregon player ready to settle in on game day. Viewing parties set for national championship game Monday night College football fans in Oregon are usually divided between two camps — green…
Jan 08, 2015

Gresham-Barlow School District searches for a few good…

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The Gresham-Barlow School District is holding a substitute recruitment fair Thursday, Jan. 22. At the event, attendees will learn about the positions needing substitutes and how to apply. The…
Jan 06, 2015

Local theater company to stage play in Portland

by Rob Cullivan
'The Man Who Could See Through Time' runs Jan. 9-25 The next play out of Boring will actually be staged in Portland. The Nutz ‘n’ Boltz Theater plans to reprise “The Man Who Could See Through…
Photo Credit: OUTLOOK PHOTO: TROY WAYRYNEN - Guy Edwards, owner of Brainjar Media, works at his office in downtown Gresham. The southeast Portland resident moved into the second floor of the historic building on Main Avenue three years ago.
Jan 06, 2015

Plugging into technology to aid small business marketing

by Anne Endicott
Local company offers big time Internet management for small budgets Philosophically, the term “ brain in a jar” refers to a focused thinking environment. Techno-analysts go one step further, by…
Wells
Jan 06, 2015

Business briefs

by Anne Endicott
Outlook welcomes new associate editor The staffs of The Outlook, Sandy Post and Estacada News are pleased to welcome Shannon O. Wells, a former Outlook news reporter, as the new associate editor…




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