Revels celebrate season with 'Keep Magic'

Revels celebrate season with 'Keep Magic'

For those who are “all Grinched out” this time of year, and for those who feel “we...

You can sing 'Messiah' with North Clackamas choir

You can sing 'Messiah' with North Clackamas choir

To those who have always secretly harbored the desire to sing Handel’s “Messiah,”...

Saturday school takes off at Gladstone High School

Saturday school takes off at Gladstone High School

School on Saturday — who would have thought that idea would thrive? And yet Saturday...

OC resident plays 'dream role' in 'Charlie Brown'

OC resident plays 'dream role' in 'Charlie Brown'

Charlie Brown’s life may be “a study in disappointment,” as characterized by his...

Sun shines as 'Annie Jr.' takes stage

Sun shines as 'Annie Jr.' takes stage

It doesn’t matter what the weatherman says, the sun is going to come out tomorrow when...

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Photo Credit: PHOTO BY KARMIN TOMLINSON - Danny Nelson, as Scrooge, and Enrique Solana, as The Ghost of Christmas Yet To Come, are featured in the OCHS production of 'A Christmas Carol.'
December 10, 2014

'A Christmas Carol,' like you've never seen before

by Ellen Spitaleri
Some people might say “bah, humbug,” in regard to the upcoming Oregon City High School production of “A Christmas Carol,” but director Karlyn Love urges people to “give us a chance.” “This is…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - 'Pilgrimage,' a painting by Katherine van Schoonhoven, depicts the archetype of the seeker at In Bocca al Lupo Fine Art.
December 03, 2014

'Archetype' on display at Milwaukie gallery

by Ellen Spitaleri
“An archetype can be recurring motifs in art or other creative forms, as well as blueprints for life choices,” said Roxanne Colyer Clingman, explaining why she and fellow artist Katherine van…
Photo Credit: PHOTO BY ELLEN SPITALERI - Willie Novak watches as Brianna Bryan, Cassidy Devore and Brenna Allen interact with a tame guinea pig at Hannah the Pet Society's Health & Education Center.
December 03, 2014

La Salle students explore possible veterinary careers

by Ellen Spitaleri
Sheila Palmer, a veterinary technician at Hannah the Pet Society’s Health & Education Center in Southeast Portland, had a bit of advice for anyone interested in working with animals for a…
Photo Credit: CLACKAMAS REVIEW PHOTO: ELLEN SPITALERI - Audrey Trubshaw, left, and Nancy Doherty, chairman of the basket raffle, put the finishing touches on a basket to be raffled off during the 12th annual St. Nicholas Arts & Craft Faire, held Dec. 5 and 6 at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Oregon City.
December 02, 2014

12th annual St. Nicholas Arts & Craft Faire set for Dec. 5 and 6…

by Ellen Spitaleri
St. Paul's Episcopal Church hosts event that includes basket raffle, wine lottery - The St. Nicholas Arts & Craft Faire is a unique opportunity to spend a little bit of money and get a whole lot…
Photo Credit: DUNCAN NEILSON PHOTO - See Duncan Neilson's photos like this one, 'Yucatan Sunrise,' at the Wild Arts Festival.
November 19, 2014

Wild Arts Festival displays local photos

by Ellen Spitaleri
The Audubon Society of Portland’s 34th annual Wild Arts Festival, to be held Nov. 22 and 23 at Montgomery Park in Portland, “is a wonderful opportunity to see the state of wildlife art in our…
Photo Credit: PHOTO BY DICK TRTEK - Kelley Marchant, left, as Florence, tries to reason with Felicia Heaton, as Olive, in the female version of The Odd Couple, opening Nov. 7.
November 05, 2014

Female 'Odd Couple' to put audience in stitches

by Ellen Spitaleri
Todd Tschida wanted to direct a show for the Milwaukie-based New Century Players that was by Neil Simon, had a mostly female cast, and was laugh out-loud funny. He found that in “The Odd…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Larry Colton
November 05, 2014

Larry Colton to speak at Cultural Forum

by Ellen Spitaleri
Author of five books will read from newest, 'Southern League' - Not many men can say they have pitched in the major leagues and been nominated for a Pulitzer Prize, but Larry Colton can, and he…
Photo Credit: PHOTO COURTESY: KELLY LAZENBY - Rae Taylor, 14, is playing the young Anne Frank in the play, The Diary of Anne Frank, at the Nutz-n-Boltz Theater in Boring.
November 05, 2014

Clackamas girl takes on title role in 'Diary of Anne Frank'

by Ellen Spitaleri
Everyone knows the harrowing story of Anne Frank, and most everyone has read her diary. Now the Nutz-n-Boltz Theater Company is bringing “The Diary of Anne Frank” to the stage Nov. 7 through 23.…
Photo Credit: PHOTO BY SCOTT FRANKLIN - Tevye and Golde's five daughters are played by (from left,) junior, Lauren Arant; freshman, Carolyn McCampbell; junior, Addie Strouder; fifth-grader, Rachel Gay; and junior, Danielle Larocco.
October 29, 2014

Brilliant script, score and lyrics to delight Fiddler on the…

by Ellen Spitaleri
Steve Knox has worked in professional theater for more than 30 years, and rarely has he been more inspired than by the talent and positive energy that he has witnessed from his current cast at…
Photo Credit: PHOTO BY: ELLEN SPITALERI - Tomoko Kira (from left) shows off a thunder egg, as Bea Settle, Carolyn Hess and Hidemi Kira talk about other rare finds.
October 22, 2014

All that glitters at the Gem and Rock Show

by Ellen Spitaleri
Gold is the appropriate gift for a 50th anniversary, so the upcoming Gem and Rock Show is a golden opportunity to experience a family-friendly event that celebrates the show’s 50th year. It is…

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Left to right, Michelle Baker, student life and leadership advisor and head of CCCs food bank, and Darby Walker and Dolores Smith, co-presidents of Clackamas District Garden Club, unpack donated items to stock the shelves at the food bank.
Oct 22, 2014

Clackamas District Garden Clubs devoted to community service

by Ellen Spitaleri
Before every meeting of the Clackamas District Garden Clubs, all members recite a pledge vowing to “protect and conserve the natural resources of the planet Earth and promise to promote…




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