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You can promote world peace by drinking wine

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Valentine's advice for married couples

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Gardenview gives joy of senior living

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Attend Tipton art opening at Johnstone Financial

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Lake Oswego Reads offers many experiences

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Clients' success fuels trainer's enthusiasm

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Boosting morale, impacting the community

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Foodworx conference set for Feb. 20 at Portland State University

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Vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth to perform

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February 11, 2016

West Linn adult center open for business

by Doug Dickston
Grand opening to be held in April The West Linn Adult Community Center is back in business. After three grueling months of construction and temporary activity sites, the construction is complete and all activities are back…
February 11, 2016

'Awesome Life' author in LO on Feb. 25

by The Review
Everyone wants to live an awesome life, and Polly Campbell can tell you how to do it. Campbell is the author of the current popular book “How to Live an Awesome Life,” and she will be telling about it in Lake Oswego from 7-9…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Cindy Gellinger is the new massage therapist at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center. She will provide massages on Tuesdays by appointment.
February 11, 2016

It's all about the power of human touch

by Maria Bigelow
An interesting thing was discussed recently at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center: the power of human touch. The frequency of human touch varies throughout our lives. As children we may have been hugged by Mom a lot;…
February 11, 2016

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, FEB. 11 NEWCOMERS WELCOME CLUB OF LAKE OSWEGO/WEST LINN AND SURROUNDING AREAS — Monthly luncheon at local restaurant. Call Joanne at 503-656-1924 or visit newcomerswelcomeclub.weebly.com. MOMS IN PRAYER — 1:10-2:10…
February 11, 2016

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Learn to do ‘acupuncture without needles’ Liza Burney, owner of Heart-to-Heart Healing, will offer a class on Energy Healing for Pain Relief at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 18 at Trainers Club, 333 S. State St., Suite W, Lake Oswego.…
February 11, 2016

Being snowbound doesn't mean sedentary

by Kathryn Kendall
Snow days are great if you are retired and can sit at home and watch the snow fall. It’s a luxury not to have to drive or go out on days like these. Luckily, I had enough food, treats and cat food. The first two days it was…
February 11, 2016

Donors urged to help Red Cross maintain blood supply

by The Review, Tidings
The American Red Cross urges eligible donors to help ensure a sufficient blood supply for patients by giving blood this February. During the winter months, inclement winter weather and seasonal illnesses can keep regular…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Take advantage of the adult tennis clinics to improve your game.
February 11, 2016

Get more court time to improve your tennis game

by Jan Wirtz
Get moving Adult One-Night Tennis Clinics — Perfect if you can’t commit to a weekly class, want to meet new players, or add extra tennis to your week. Open to levels 2.5-4.0 and higher, depending on clinic day and time.…
REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Kathleen Wiens, left, and Olive Gallagher stand close to one of the superb sculptures that made them fall in love with Lake Oswego.
February 04, 2016

A solid gold marketing tea

by Cliff Newell
Wiens, Gallagher give Art Throb experience, expertise, enthusiasm It didn’t take Kathleen Wiens or Olive Gallagher long to fall in love with Lake Oswego. All it took was seeing their first statue when they arrived to say,…
STAFF PHOTOS: BARB RANDALL - Moya Stephens, owner of Lady Dis British Shop and Tea Room, shares her British cuisine this week.
February 04, 2016

British food is anything but bland, boring

by Barb Randall
Moya Stephens shares insider's view on British cuisine As we put a British plate on our dinner table, we might be tempted to use a ruler to ensure exact placement of the silverware, “Downton Abbey” style. People around the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Walking is good for the body and brain. When the weather is inclement, you can use the treadmill at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center.
February 04, 2016

Take a walk to improve body, brain

by MARIA BIGELOW
We at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center believe it takes three hours. Yes, three hours of moderate exercise per week is what you need to improve your cognitive function. According to a study in Frontiers in Aging…
February 04, 2016

Marylhurst Chamber Choir to travel to Ireland

by The Review, Tidings
Ensemble will compete for top honor at the 2016 Cork International Choir Festival Marylhurst Chamber Choir is the only choir in the United States that has been invited to perform and compete at the Cork International Choir…
February 04, 2016

Get your tickets now for Native American salmon bake

by Jan Wirtz
Salmon Bake tickets are now on sale. One of the tastiest Lake Oswego Reads events is the traditional Northwest American Indian salmon bake to take place Feb. 26 at Lake Oswego Parks and Rec offices, 1500 Greentree Road.…
February 04, 2016

Engagement

by The Review, Tidings
Campbell - Letourneau Kelly Alaine Campbell and Dr. Phillip Andrew Letourneau have announced their engagement. A May 2016 wedding is planned. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mike and Phyllis Campbell of Lake Oswego. She…
'The Jigsaw Man' by Leigh Goodison
February 04, 2016

Former LO author releases medical thriller

by The Review, Tidings
What would you do if you woke up looking like a completely different person? What if you woke up one day looking like a completely different person? Could you live with the consequences — or would the trauma turn you into a…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - An iFLY experience is just what Norma Heyser needed to pull herself out of the winter doldrums. Here, another senior enjoys flying.
February 04, 2016

Finding a lift from winter doldrums

by Norma Heyser
Although it’s time for Jottings, I find I am not interested in much of anything I have to say. I’ve been quite negative this winter, thinking about politics, the cost of living, the end of life and what if I can’t write…
REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - Sheila Hamilton reads about the worst moment of her life to an audience at Kyras Bake Shop; the day she had to tell her daughter that her father had committed suicide.
February 04, 2016

Stepping forward from tragedy to hope

by Cliff Newell
Sheila Hamilton's new book is shattering look at bipolar disorders Sheila Hamilton is one of the best reporters in Oregon. But she missed the biggest story of her life. The longtime radio and television personality told…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Oregon State Universitys Oregon Hops and Brewing Archives has acquired the papers of renowned beer journalist and historian Fred Eckhardt, pictured here at a celebration of his 82nd birthday.
February 04, 2016

OSU acquires archives of 'founding father of American craft beer'

by Oregon State University
Oregon Hops and Brewing Archives at Oregon State University’s Valley Library has acquired the papers of renowned beer journalist and historian Fred Eckhardt. The Eckhardt collection provides a record of the craft brewing…
February 04, 2016

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Master Gardeners meeting to focus on native plants The Clackamas County Master Gardener chapter will hold a meeting beginning at 7 p.m. Feb. 8 at Milwaukie Center, 5440 S.E. Kellogg Creek Drive in Milwaukie. Guest speaker…
February 04, 2016

What's Happening

by the Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, FEB. 4 NEWCOMERS WELCOME CLUB OF LAKE OSWEGO/WEST LINN AND SURROUNDING AREAS — Meet and greet at various locations. Call Joanne at 503-656-1924 or visit newcomerswelcomeclub.weebly.com. MOMS IN PRAYER — 1:10-2:10…
STAFF PHOTOS: BARB RANDALL  - Chitra Joag-Dev of Lake Oswego shares her Indian cuisine with Barb Randall. She is preparing shira, a tasty snack.
January 28, 2016

- The tastes of India are delicious and varied -

by Barb Randall
Chitra Joag-Dev shares recipes and lore of her heritage Make room on the dinner table for a thali — we’re exploring the foods of India today. Through my friend, Mary Spence, I met Chitra Joag-Dev of Lake Oswego, who…
January 28, 2016

County sheriff's office to hold Mental Health First Aid Training

by the Review, Tidings
Course teaches individuals how to help those experiencing mental health challenges or crises Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office staff and local experts are offering Mental Health First Aid Training from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. March 5…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Get a team together to play in the co-ed flag football league.
January 28, 2016

Sign up for co-ed flag football

by Jan Wirtz
Get moving Play co-ed flag football with the Youth Action Council — Registration is open for 2016 YAC Flag Football League, for grades 9-12. Download forms at www.LOteenscene.org and bring to LOPR-Palisades, 1500 Greentree…
REVIEW, TIDINGS PHOTO: CLIFF NEWELL - Lynn Taylor, left, and Teresa Schader are committee members of Lake Oswego Reads. They will be leading the North American Inspired Art Tour.
January 28, 2016

Totem poles and much more

by Cliff Newell
Native American art is focus of LOR tour on Tuesday Art lovers of Lake Oswego can steep themselves in culture during the Native American Inspired Art Tour on Tuesday, part of Lake Oswego Reads. Bus seats for the regular part…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Professor Cynthia-Lou Coleman
January 28, 2016

Lake Oswego Women's Coalition to host LO Reads Event

by The Review, Tidings
PSU Indigenous professor to discuss Illusions and the American Indian Lake Oswego Women’s Coalition will host a Lake Oswego Reads event as its regular meeting Feb. 10 at The Stafford Boutique Retirement Center, 1200 Overlook…

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SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Barb Blum, left, leads a brain health class at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center. The center will make brain health education a priority in 2016.
Jan 28, 2016

Learn something new at LOACC and benefit your brain

by Maria Bigelow
Even with all the medical advancements and constant medical research we know little about the brain. To share what knowledge is available, the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center will be focusing…
Jan 28, 2016

Get help filing your taxes

by The Review, Tidings
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide offers free, individualized tax preparation for low- to moderate-income taxpayers — especially those 60 and older — at more than 5,000 locations nationwide. People can…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Dawn Boone, executive director of A6 Studio and Gallery in Bend, will discuss Edward Curtis artistry at the AAUW meeting to be held at 10 a.m. Feb. 13 at Oswego Heritage House. The program is free and open to the public.
Jan 28, 2016

AAUW to host LO Reads program

by The Review, Tidings
Dawn Boone to discuss Edward Curtis prints The American Association of University Women Lake Oswego will present Dawn Boone, executive director of A6 Studio and Gallery in Bend as the guest…
Jan 28, 2016

It seems as though nature has been rendered lifeless

by Mary Lansing
Those of us old enough to remember have watched the face of Lake Oswego change appreciably during the past 50 years. This has often involved devastation wrought by developers who cut trees and…
Jan 28, 2016

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, JAN. 28 MOMS IN PRAYER — 1:10-2:10 p.m., 3909 Bass Lane, Lake Oswego. Join Lakeridge High School mothers praying for children, school, teachers. Call Karen 503-638-9182 or email…
Jan 28, 2016

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Volunteer to deliver Valentine-a-Grams The Meals on Wheels people are preparing for the 21st annual Valentine-A-Gram event and need volunteers to deliver goodie boxes throughout the…
Jan 28, 2016

Be on the lookout: Tax scams spike during filing season

by Better Business Bureau
With tax season in full swing, the Better Business Bureau Northwest warns of new twists on tax scams hammering local consumers. According to the BBB Scam Tracker, tax scams ranked at the top…
STAFF PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE  - Lake Oswego artist Roger A. Long points out a portion of his Living Script work at the Living Garden on Evergreen Road in Lake Oswego.
Jan 21, 2016

Roger Long is the artist among us

by Barb Randall
Nature and spirit are depicted in each piece Many citizens have the intention of leaving a lasting impression on the community through leadership and altruistic deeds. Few however will leave as…
The Schnell family published a recipe book of favorite recipes in 2001. The recipes are for simple, delicious dishes.
Jan 21, 2016

Put a plate on the table for German-Russian cuisine

by Barb Randall
Make room on the table for a plate filled with German-Russian cuisine today. We’re sharing the other side of the Randall family heritage. Mark’s great-grandparents, Elizabeth and Peter Schnell,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Mousai Remix will perform as part of the Music in the Woods concert series at Marys Woods Jan. 31.
Jan 21, 2016

Music in the Woods concert series continues

by The Review, Tidings
Mary’s Woods will present Mousai Remix in its Music in the Woods concert series at 2 p.m. Jan. 31 at Mary’s Woods Chapel of the Holy Names, 17400 Holy Names Drive, in Lake Oswego. The…
Jan 21, 2016

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Get a free smoke alarm Through the Home Fire Preparedness Campaign, the Red Cross offers free smoke alarm installations and fire prevention education to families across Oregon. Interested…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Enjoy Polynesian-style dance, Hawaiian food and island culture at the 10th annual Hoike to be held Jan. 30 at Portland Community Colleges Sylvania campus. The event features matinee and evening performances, plus luau and silent auction.
Jan 21, 2016

Enjoy Hawaiian food, festival

by The Review, Tidings
Need a virtual vacation to the Hawaiian islands? Then plan on attending the 10th annual Ho’ike Ke Aloha O Mana — in the Spirit of Aloha. Presented by Ka’ana ‘Ike A Ka ‘Ohana (KIAKO) Foundation…
Jan 21, 2016

Weathering the weather

by Jo Ann Parsons
My dog Rusty and I have had some cold walks these January mornings. One day, my smarter-than-I-phone said the temperature was 27 degrees, but the “real feel” was 19 degrees. The strong easterly…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The annual Daddie Daughter Dinner Dance will be held March 5 at the Parks and Rec offices at Palisades Elementary School. Sign up now.
Jan 21, 2016

Calling all daddies and daughters to the dance

by Jan Wirtz
Get excited for events Daddy Daughter Dinner Dance — Break out the hats and dress to impress! Throw on your dancing shoes, enjoy a delightful meal and create a memory to last a lifetime. Capture…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - You can view LOACC Chef Sara Schraders favorite recipes on the L.O. ACC Pinterest page. Each recipe features a photo and detailed instructions.
Jan 21, 2016

Learn about Pinterest, YouTube

by Maria Bigelow
Pinterest — it’s one of those modern words we hear but don’t really understand. It wasn’t until Sara Schrader, the head chef at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center, started creating boards on…
Jan 21, 2016

What'shappening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, JAN. 21 MOMS IN PRAYER — 1:10-2:10 p.m., 3909 Bass Lane, Lake Oswego. Join Lakeridge High School mothers praying for children, school, teachers. Call Karen 503-638-9182 or email…
Colorfly is just one app you might enjoy exploring.
Jan 21, 2016

Cool apps for your new mobile device

by Cheryl Hill
Did you get a new mobile device over the holidays? If you haven’t already delved into the app store to see what’s out there, here are some apps to get you started. Know Fast (free, iOS) — I have…
A newborn baby is rapt with attention as a musical therapist sings and plays the guitar. Scientific evidence shows music therapy greatly aids premature babies.
Jan 14, 2016

Rhythm, breath and a lullaby

by Cliff Newell
Workshop to show how right sounds can help premature babies Never underrate a baby. They might be very young, but they are smarter and more sensitive than most people think. They also hear a lot…
SUBMITTED PHOTOS  - The Randall family enjoyed eating Broder Swedish Meatballs during the holiday season.
Jan 14, 2016

Put a new plate on the table

by Barb Randall
Year to be dedicated to cuisines of the world Last year, Lifting the Fork was all about food finds. I enjoyed sampling the wide variety of foods and discovered some truly delicious products.…
Jan 14, 2016

Community Briefs

by The Review, Tidings
Lakewood Associates to meet Jan. 21 The Lakewood Center Associates will hold its monthly luncheon meeting Jan. 21 in the community room at Lakewood Center for the Arts, 368 S. State St. in Lake…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - These art pieces are for sale at ArtMart, the Arts Council of Lake Oswegos art recycling fundraiser. Bring your unwanted treasures in, then purchase something new for your home or office.
Jan 14, 2016

Recycle your art at Art Mart

by The Review, Tidings
Bring donations of art, then shop for replacement art ArtMart at the Arts Council of Lake Oswego is open and business is brisk, according to Lori Goldstein, program manager for the Arts Council.…
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Lake Oswego Republican Women will host a luncheon meeting Jan. 19 at The Grand Hotel at Bridgeport, 7265 S.W. Hazelfern Road in Tigard. Guest speaker will be Oregon Rep. Julie Parrish, who represents District 37, which includes Tualatin and West Linn.  Cost of the luncheon meeting, which begins at 11:30 a.m., is $22. Those wishing to attend are asked to RSVP by noon Jan. 15 to Elaine OToole by phone at 503-421-6447 or email at elaine.lorw@comcast.net.
Jan 14, 2016

Parrish to speak at Rep Women's luncheon

by The Review, Tidings
Jan 14, 2016

What's Happening

by The Review, Tidings
THURSDAY, JAN. 14 NEWCOMERS WELCOME CLUB OF LAKE OSWEGO/WEST LINN AND SURROUNDING AREAS — Monthly luncheon at local restaurant. Call Joanne at 503-656-1924 or visit…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Participate in cross-country skiing through Lake Oswego Parks and Rec.
Jan 14, 2016

Get outdoors and play!

by Jan Wirtz
Get outside Cross-country skiing is a great total body workout and a perfect way to experience the winter wonderland of Bennett Pass at Mount Hood. Start off the day with a beginner to…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - The Imani Milele Childrens Choir from Uganda.
Jan 14, 2016

Learn about Imani Milele program

by The Review, Tidings
Soroptimist International of Lake Oswego/West Linn will present a program regarding the Imani Milele Children’s Choir from Uganda Jan. 20 at Round Table Pizza, 19121 Willamette Drive in West…



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