Building a Peace Village for kids

Building a Peace Village for kids

LO Rotary Club offers opportunities for students to better handle conflict and advocate for amity...

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

Welcome to our first issue of the Clackamas County Cultural Guide. We hope you find this to be...

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REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Louisa Cornish works on potting a plant during a spring break camp at Luscher Farm. Living Well in LO taps into the six dimensions of wellness by offering a variety of classes and activities for all ages.
April 02, 2015

'Living Well in LO'

by Saundra Sorenson
New Parks and Recreation program uses a 'Passport to Fun" to take an holistic approach to good health Ryan Hubbard wants Lake Oswego residents to get acquainted with the six dimensions of…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - To simulate the experience of villagers in Zambia, Walk4Water8 participants walk to a water source, fill their buckets with water and return to the starting point.
April 02, 2015

Walk4Water8 hopes to ease burden for Zambian villagers

by Cliff Newell
April 11 event will raise funds to help WaterAfrica dig wells When hundreds of walkers trek from Foothills Park to Millenium Plaza Park and back on April 11, they’ll carry with them containers…
GUDMAN
April 02, 2015

Council to vote on final goals, policies for 2015

by Saundra Sorenson
Investment in infrastructure and code revisions likely to top the new year's agenda Code changes, infrastructure upgrades and a look at the feasibility of converting the Lake Oswego-to-Portland…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - This summers Street of Dreams offers a unique opportunity for city officials, business leaders and the Home Builders Association to work together to promote Lake Oswego. Among this years Dreams team (from left): Event Manager Helen Lewis; Street of Dreams Chair Rudy Kadlub; Lake Oswego Business Alliance Chairwoman Carol Winston; Rachel Trice, the HBAs vice president of membership services and events; Assistant City Manager Megan Phelan; and Darrell Nelson, community relations manager for NW Natural, the events title sponsor.
April 02, 2015

Dreams Team

by Kelsey O'Halloran
City leaders and business owners are working with the Home Builders Association to make sure this summer's Street of Dreams is a boon for the entire community They’ll come for the Street of…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Footgolf is growing in popularity across the country, and now the game has come to the Portland area with weekly rounds at the Lake Oswego Public Golf Course.
April 02, 2015

Giving golfers a leg up

by Cliff Newell
Lake Oswego opens its public course to footgolf, where kicking the ball after a lousy shot is actually what you're supposed to do Justin Barry and a couple of his friends decided to spend a…
Lake Oswego is celebrating its 26th year as a Tree City USA.
April 02, 2015

News Briefs

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Lake Oswego earns Tree City USA designation Lake Oswego is one of 56 cities in Oregon that are being honored as Tree City USA communities this week as part of the state’s Arbor Week celebration.…
OLIVER
April 02, 2015

Ask A Cop: When are arm signals required?

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…
April 02, 2015

Police Log

by The Review
THEFTS 3/24/15 8:58 a.m. A woman was robbed of an iPad, diamond necklace and diamond watch. In addition, she noticed $900 in fraulent charges on her credit card over the past three or four…
REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Noodles & Company is one of many restaurants scheduled to open in Kruse Village. The new shopping center is located on a 5-acre parcel bordered by Kruse Way, Carman Drive and Meadows Road.
April 02, 2015

Kruse Village shops to open this month

by Cliff Newell
New 'lifestyle center' is expected to attract thousands of office workers and residents Barry Cain is giving himself the perfect gift for his 30th anniversary as a real estate developer: His…
April 02, 2015

City Notes

by Saundra Sorenson
CITY COUNCIL MEETING: The Lake Oswego City Council will meet Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. The agenda includes an adoption of the Tree Code Amendment for Management of Large Forested Parcels, a…

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Apr 02, 2015

City seeks input on development code

by Saundra Sorenson
After a year that saw its share of development controversy in downtown Lake Oswego, all sides appear to agree on one thing: the city code is not as clear and objective as it could be. Now, the…
Apr 02, 2015

Arbor Week celebrates Lake Oswego's trees

by The Review
Events include plantings, walks, stories, poems and a Free-A-Tree Challenge Tree-loving Lake Oswegans can help dedicate a giant sequoia, listen to poetry in the city’s newest park, check out a…
VOGEL
Apr 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
Apr 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.
Mar 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.
Mar 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
Mar 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…
Mar 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…
Mar 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.
Mar 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…




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