Traveler, philosopher, artist

Traveler, philosopher, artist

Yamhills Gallery show features well-traveled painter now living in St. Paul St. Paul painter...

Looking for summer scares? Look elsewhere

Looking for summer scares? Look elsewhere

Review — 'The Gallows' may be the final nail in found footage genre's coffin By Casey...

Cloudmover will storm Coffee Cottage

Cloudmover will storm Coffee Cottage

Boise-based artist Tyler Shockley is a one-man ambient electronic act By Casey Taylor, Newberg...

Sherlock Holmes has reached old age

Sherlock Holmes has reached old age

Review: Ian McKellen plays the aged sleuth Yes, another Sherlock Holmes film has been made. But...


Newberg's Features

July 22, 2015

Singer brings an online following

by Colin Staub
Performance — Newberg musician and teacher was a well-known Christian singer in the early 1970s in San Francisco Bay area A Newberg resident will perform at Coffee Cottage this weekend, which…
July 22, 2015

July 22 Arts & Leisure briefs

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Art gallery celebrates 38th anniversary SHERIDAN — Lawrence Gallery is celebrating its 38th year of business by hosting a show featuring the paintings of Master YiQian Shu and metal sculptures…
July 22, 2015

July 22 community briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Christian Chamber meeting July 28 In lieu of a guest speaker at its upcoming Newberg meeting from 7:30 to 9 a.m. July 28 at the Windrose Conference Center, the Christian Chamber of the Northwest…
SUBMITTED - Serenity - Marilyn Higginson's work will be displayed at the Art Elements Gallery from July 23 to Aug. 22. An artist reception will be held July 23.
July 15, 2015

Less is always more for this Oregon painter

by Pamplin Media Group
Culture — By minimizing reflections, the true nature of nature is revealed in her artwork By Casey Taylor, Newberg Graphic intern For artist Marilyn Higginson, subtraction is an essential…
July 15, 2015

Fire in the valley: A history lesson

by Colin Staub
CCC — Discussion highlights the use of fire by indigenous people in the local region The historic landscape of the Willamette Valley prior to its modern settlement will be discussed by an expert…
SETH GORDON - A new start - Scott Edinger, who has served as an associate pastor at Northside Community Church since returning from Africa, will organize the start of Journey Church in Sherwood.
July 15, 2015

Edingers take short journey north

by Seth Gordon
Northside Community Church associate pastor Scott Edinger and his family will lead the planting of Journey Church in Sherwood When Scott and Natasha Edinger, along with their three children,…
July 15, 2015

July 15 Arts & Leisure briefs

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Calling all blacksmith enthusiasts Blacksmith and Woodworking Day, an opportunity for the public to learn a number of old-fashioned skills in a living history event, is scheduled for this…
July 15, 2015

Inspiration Point: What are you collecting?

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He was circling in on me like a glider coursing to a target. Engulfed in a magazine in a hangar-sized hospital waiting room, I was sitting in one of the 100-plus seats. Only two others were…
July 15, 2015

July 15 community briefs

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CYFS will benefit from Grocery Outlet’s largess Chehalem Youth and Family Services will be the beneficiary of Grocery Outlet’s fifth annual Independence from Hunger Food Drive. Donations at the…
GARY ALLEN - Nature's bounty - Fresh cauliflower and other fruits and vegetables are available at Newberg's farmer's market.
July 08, 2015

Farmer's market offers wide range of local products

by Pamplin Media Group
Produce, plants and jewelry among items for sale By Casey Taylor, Newberg Graphic intern Every Wednesday afternoon the sound of music and the smell of freshly cooked food converges in front of…

Don't miss the local news

SUBMITTED - Preservation - Modern and historic evidence, as well as traditional stories, will be presented this month by Confederated Tribes of Grand Ronde tribal historic preservation officer David Harrelson as a way of understanding the Newberg area from a tribal perspective.
Jul 08, 2015

Grand Ronde tribal cultural history on tap

by Colin Staub
Two discussions by historic preservation expert will explore tribe's history, plant use While the history of several treaties that shaped the modern Willamette Valley was presented at the…
SUBMITTED - Singing the Good Word - Local bluegrass band Jericho Road will perform worship service at West Chehalem Friends Church at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. From left to right: Robyn Stutzman, former member Jon Cooper (deceased), Scot Cook and West Chehalem member Gary Fendall. Not pictured: Eli Raber and Steve Allen.
Jul 08, 2015

Jericho Road to lead worship at Friends church

by Seth Gordon
Playing and performing is the local bluegrass band's preferred brand of ministry Three to four times a year, West Chehalem Friends Church Pastor Paul Almquist turns over worship service duties…
SUBMITTED - Live music - Classical guitarist David Rogers, who will perform at Coffee Cottage Friday night, comes from a family full of musicians.
Jul 08, 2015

Acclaimed guitarist will perform at Coffee Cottage

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Music scene — David Rogers will play classical guitar music July 10 at local popular coffee house By Casey Taylor, Newberg Graphic intern Guitar aficionados, take notice: a master of strings…
SUBMITTED - A boy and his dog - While the film could easily have fallen into         the unfortunate fate of many boringly predictable and unoriginal family adventure movies, ‘Max' wisely does not dumb down its story for the audience and manages to pull off an engaging and maybe even a little bit heartwarming story.
Jul 08, 2015

'Max' an ode to the classics

by Colin Staub
Review — A deftly-crafted storyline helps film avoid genre pitfalls and feel original While it is certainly a family movie, “Max” feels more like the classics of the genre, emphasizing the…
Jul 08, 2015

July 8 Arts & Leisure briefs

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5th annual Uncommon Wine Festival slated DAYTON — Vista Hills Vineyard will host the Uncommon Wine Festival from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 12 at their treehouse tasting room, 6475 N.E. Hilltop…
Jul 08, 2015

Inspiration Point: Question is, was Jesus just another dude?

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“I think Jesus is just another dude,” was Bryan’s bottom line in our impromptu conversation. I knew little about Bryan, but soon he was telling me about his construction accident. “I should have…
Jul 08, 2015

July 8 religion briefs

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Making Sense of Islam Seminar Newberg Christian Church is holding a seminar, “Making Sense of Islam,” from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday and from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday in Room 402. The seminar…
Jul 08, 2015

June Rex Hill Rainfall column

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June began cool and cloudy with our only precipitation for the month. Then it got warm and dry. While Portland recorded nine days with a temperature of 90 degrees or more, we only had seven. At…
Jul 08, 2015

July 8 community briefs

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YSWA will host pair of events this month McMINNVILLE — The Yamhill Small Woodlands Association has a pair of events scheduled in July. The first, a mechanized thinning demonstration, is set for…
SUBMITTED - Good acoustics -  Beaverton singer-songwriter Tim Uecker has been a regular at Coffee Cottage since his first show there in March. The openness of the performance space allows the sound to travel well, he said of the venue.
Jul 01, 2015

A fitting, and familiar, venue

by Colin Staub
Concert — Coffee Cottage regular versed in many genres returns to perform original music The melodies of a coffee-house style of music will be performed appropriately at a Newberg coffee shop…




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