Hop at the Hunt set for Saturday

Hop at the Hunt set for Saturday

15,000 candy-filled eggs await youngsters at the iconic Lake Oswego event And so it begins:...

LUBA weighs appeal against Wizer Block

LUBA weighs appeal against Wizer Block

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LOHS dancers take state title

LOHS dancers take state title

Lakeridge dancers claim third place in their division at OSAA competition Lake Oswego might as...

Introducing the 2015 Spring Clackamas County Cultural Guide

Introducing the 2015 Spring Clackamas County Cultural Guide

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Lake Oswego's Latest News

VOGEL
April 02, 2015

LOHS students decry new test deadline

by Jillian Daley
Student Union members say the district is "punishing" them for opting out of Smarter Balanced tests Lake Oswego High School has set an April 6 deadline for students to opt out of the new Smarter…
BARMAN
April 01, 2015

Field set for Lake Oswego School Board election

by Jillian Daley
Three candidates are running for two open positions in the May 19 special election Incumbent Bob Barman and business owner Ed Hutson will face off for one seat on the Lake Oswego School Board…
COURTESY OF RICHARD HETZLER - The Techaholix robotics team was made up of middle-school students from Beaverton. The team was a division finalist in the western super-regional competition.
March 30, 2015

Robotics teams headed to national competition

by Pamplin Media Group
Six Portland-area robotics teams are on their way to the national championships in St. Louis after winning their divisions during the weekend’s regional competition. Teams from Washington County…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - LOHS Student Union members include (from left) Shaheen Safari, Jack McLean, Blake Mindemann, Haley Bertelsen, Farah Alkayed and Claire Torkelson.
March 26, 2015

LOHS students fighting new state exams

by Jillian Daley
Campaign claims 'tests are designed for students to fail' and urges more high school juniors to opt out Nearly 30 Lake Oswego High School juniors have opted out of Smarter Balanced Assessment…
STUDEBAKER
March 26, 2015

State of the city? Solid, Studebaker reports

by Saundra Sorenson
Mayor says Lake Oswego looks to build on its successes from 2014 Lake Oswego Mayor Kent Studebaker offered few surprises in his State of the City address Monday, saying the City Council had met…
March 26, 2015

LO Preservation Society asks state Supreme Court to save Carman…

by Saundra Sorenson
Appeals Court erred in its definition of 'property owner," petition claims The Lake Oswego Preservation Society isn’t about to let the city’s oldest home get demolished without a fight. The…
March 26, 2015

U.S. News ranks nation's top grad schools

by Jillian Daley
OHSU among best in medicine; U of O education school places 12th Oregon Health and Science University earned the highest rank in the state for any category in U.S. News & World Report’s list of…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Kathy Schilling (from left), Dawn Kolb and Dawn Grunwald pause during a rare quiet moment at Luscher Farm. Under their leadership, the farm will take an even more prominent place in city recreation.
March 26, 2015

Several more events planned for Luscher Farm

by Cliff Newell
LO's 'treasure' will host a greater variety of programming as city officials redistribute activities Luscher Farm has long been Lake Oswego’s favorite spot for harvesting fresh, healthy food and…
March 26, 2015

Police Log

by The Review
BURGLARIES 3/22/15 5:36 p.m. A burglar took door units and parts from a location on Monroe Parkway. ACCIDENTS 3/22/15 11:40 p.m. A father reported that his daughter had driven into a building.…
March 26, 2015

News Briefs

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City reviewing offers for West End Building Lake Oswego received 11 sealed bids for the West End Building, Redevelopment Director Brant Williams said last week — “a variety of offers from a…

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PHILLIPS
Mar 26, 2015

Ask A Cop: When can my kid have a BB gun?

by The Review
(A Lake Oswego police officer answers readers’ questions each week in this space. To submit a question, call staff reporter Cliff Newell at 503 636-1281 ext. 105 or send an email to…
Mar 26, 2015

City Notes

by Saundra Sorenson
OSWEGO HERITAGE COUNCIL LECTURE: As part of Oswego Heritage Council's First Wednesday series, Larry Logan will give a talk titled "My Boss Wears Pajamas to Work," about his career as Playboy…
SUBMITTED PHOTO: PAUL SHEARER - FRANCO
Mar 25, 2015

Franco's actions nothing to meow at

by Cliff Newell
Australian Shepherd and city crews team up to rescue a trapped cat On the honor roll of Lake Oswego heroes, you can now add Franco the Australian Shepherd. It was Franco's quick action on March…
BENSON
Mar 23, 2015

Civic leader, elder advocate George Benson dies at age 81

by Cliff Newell
Sudden passing draws wave of tributes from community leaders George L. Benson, a longtime Lake Oswego resident whose passion for education and dedication to community service improved the lives…
QUATRARO
Mar 24, 2015

LOHS senior joins Rose Festival Court

by Jillian Daley
Talia Quatraro says being named Metro East princess is a 'once-in-a-lifetime experience' Roses are red and violets are blue, or so the poets say. But on this year’s Rose Festival Court, the…
Mar 23, 2015

Attorney seeks release of full hazing report

by Jillian Daley
Letter also asks district attorney to compel the release of documents, photos gathered during Pacer Dance Team investigation The attorney for a former Lakeridge High School dancer's parents is…
Anything Goes (Sept. 11-Oct. 18)
Mar 20, 2015

Cole Porter, Noel Coward and a world premiere: Lakewood unveils…

by The Review
Productions will include comedy, drama and musicals on two stages A Cole Porter musical, a Noel Coward comedy and the world premiere of “Bullshot Crummond: The Evil Eye of Jabar and The…
REVIEW PHOTOS: VERN UYETAKE - New signs welcome Lake Oswego shoppers to the Haggen Foof & Pharmacy store on Boones Ferry Road. The former Albertsons opened its doors under the new brand Thursday.
Mar 20, 2015

And then there was Haggen

by Saundra Sorenson
Crews work fast to rebrand the former Albertsons on Boones Ferry Road, and shoppers say they're impressed Shoppers making a run to the new Haggen Food & Pharmacy in Lake Grove on Thursday could…
FILE PHOTO - Gregory Geist
Mar 25, 2015

Gregory Geist appointed as director of Clackamas County Water…

by The Clackamas Review
Gregory Geist was appointed director of Clackamas County Water Environment Services on Monday following a nationwide recruitment. He had been serving since December as the third acting director…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Plans for downtown Lake Oswegos Wizer Block call for three four-story buildings at the corner of First Street and A Avenue, with 207 apartments and about 36,000 square feet of retail space.
Mar 19, 2015

LUBA weighs appeal against Lake Oswego's Wizer Block

by Saundra Sorenson
State board expected to decide by April 9 whether City Council's approval of the mixed-use project was appropriate A classroom at the University of Oregon's Knight Law Center provided a unique…




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