Give 'n' Gobble set for Thursday

Give 'n' Gobble set for Thursday

The annual event attracted 2,000 runners to SHS stadium last year Don’t forget to sign up...

OPEN WIDE: A Sherwood dentist can open his mouth (lengthwise) wider than you

OPEN WIDE: A Sherwood dentist can open his mouth (lengthwise) wider than you

JJ Bittner lands in Guinness book for having the largest 'mouth gape JJ Bittner first became...

Stella Olsen to get new playground equipment

Stella Olsen to get new playground equipment

If all goes as planned, Stella Olsen Park will have a new playground structure by February or...

Winds blow tree down onto Meinecke Road Tuesday

Winds blow tree down onto Meinecke Road Tuesday

The tree blocked two lanes but was quickly removed by Sherwood police and TVF&R crews That major...

SHS Veteran's Day event honors those who served

SHS Veteran's Day event honors those who served

Veterans from most military branches attended the event, which has become a Sherwood tradition...

Moulage magic: Boy Scouts to the rescue

Moulage magic: Boy Scouts to the rescue

A theatrical makeup artist and actor replicates grisly accident scenes On a recent warm October...

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Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Member of the Sherwood Arrows Dance Team will host a dance clinic on Jan. 3.
November 20, 2014

Around Sherwood

by Ray Pitz
Arrows host clinic, 800 trees planted in Woodhaven, MOD Pizza opens, Shannon Kaiser writes book Annual Arrows dance clinic set The Sherwood Arrows’ annual Kids Dance Clinic is set for Jan. 3,…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Renee Radziwon-Chapman
November 19, 2014

Lawsuit filed against Wildcat Haven Sanctuary

by Geoff Pursinger
The estate of a woman killed in a cougar attack last year is suing the Sherwood big cat sanctuary where she worked, claiming the organization was negligent when it allowed her to work at the…
Photo Credit: GAZETTE FILE PHOTO - This monument in Sherwood's Veterans Park is a reminder of all those who served from Sherwood.
November 10, 2014

City plans Veterans Day ceremony at Sherwood High School

by Ray Pitz
Event features senior chief hospital corpsman The city of Sherwood and Champoeg Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will host a community event to honor all veterans Tuesday at…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF WILSONVILLE SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENT - A suspect with a machete, led police on a chase into an apartment complex in Sherwood Thursday morning.
November 06, 2014

Man with machete apprehended after jumping into creek

by Ray Pitz
The Fairview man threatened a woman in the Fry's parking lot A man with a machete who had threatened a woman in Wilsonville lead police on a pursuit that ended in Sherwood after the suspect…
November 06, 2014

Veterans' events slated

by (none)
Cornell Estates salutes vets Cornell Estates will host a Veterans Day Salute Tuesday, Nov. 11, at 1:30 p.m. The public is invited to attend. The guest speaker will be Lt. Col. Thomas Barnes,…
November 04, 2014

Clark edges out Henderson in Sherwood mayoral quest

by Ray Pitz
Leading in the council race are Sally Robinson, Jennifer Harris and Jennifer Kuiper Krisanna Clark edged out Linda Henderson in Tuesday night’s race to become Sherwood’s newest mayor. As of…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Karen and Caden Kleinwort at their first Give n' Gobble. Caden is now 6 years old.
November 01, 2014

Give n' Gobble sparks spinoff event in Michigan

by Pitz, Ray
Begun in 2007, the annual event gets bigger every year The Give n’ Gobble Thanksgiving Run/Walk and Food Drive is getting bigger and better every step of the way with new title sponsor The Fit…
November 01, 2014

Around Sherwood

by Ray Pitz
Robin Hood wants your candy, VPA to perform Disney's Aladdin Jr. Robin Hood, Santa want your candy Not sure what to do with all your left-over Halloween candy? Robin Hood and Santa would be…
Photo Credit: PAMPLIN MEDIA GROUP: JAIME VALDEZ - Caitie Clifford chats with a classmate at Sherwood High School. Clifford was recently named an Amazing Kid from Sherwood, one of 20 such students selected by newspapers in the Pamplin Medica Group.
November 01, 2014

SHS senior Caitie Clifford wants to make the world a better place

by Ray Pitz
Editor’s note: Sherwood’s own Caitie Clifford has joined the ranks of more than 20 young people nominated as an Amazing Kid, Pamplin Media Group’s quest to honor those young people who have…
October 29, 2014

Old Town gears up for trick or treaters

by no author
There will be many Old Town Sherwood stops for Trick of Treaters this year, so get your goblin, super hero or princess ready to collect their goodies in the city’s historic business district.…

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Photo Credit: COURTESY OF WIKIMEDIA COMMONS - A slew of Halloween events are planned around Sherwood this Friday, Oct. 30.
Oct 29, 2014

Sherwood slates loads of Halloween events

by Gazette staff
YMCA, merchants throughout the city participating in Friday events Sherwood will be filled with numerous Halloween events set around the community on Friday. Here’s what’s in store for your…
Dec 01, 2014

City earns prestigious budget presentation award

by Ray Pitz
The city of Sherwood has received notification from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada that the city has been awarded the GFOA Distinguished Budget…
Oct 27, 2014

Eleven vie for appointment to Sherwood City Council

by Ray Pitz
Six of those also are running for election Nov. 4 Eleven residents have applied for a possible appointment to a seat on the Sherwood City Council. Naomi Belov, Anthony Bevel, Dean Boswell, Renee…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED PHOTO - The annual Stuff the Truck, which benefits the Michael Grimm Foundation and the Chelsea Hicks Foundation, is planned for Oct. 31.
Oct 27, 2014

Stuff the Truck is coming to SHS

by Ray Pitz
Donations of stuffed animals, costumes and accessories are being sought for this year’s Stuff the Truck event set for Oct. 31 at Sherwood High School during the football game. The annual event…
Photo Credit: COURTEST KOIN 6 NEWS/LAURA FENN - This tree knocked down power lines on Southwest Vista in Portland on Saturday.
Oct 26, 2014

Thousands in region without power Sunday

by Jim Redden
Thousandsof households in the Portland area were without power Sunday morning following Saturday's wind storm, according to Portland General Electric. As of 5:10 p.m. Sunday, Portland General…
Photo Credit: GAZETTE PHOTO: RAY PITZ - Chipotle Mexican Grill opened last Thursday in Parkway Village in Sherwood.
Nov 01, 2014

Chipotle opens at Parkway Village in Sherwood

by Ray Pitz
The new Sherwood location joins 16 throughout the state Chipotle Mexican Grill has opened a location in Parkway Village in Sherwood (across the parking lot from Walmart) on Langer Farms Parkway.…
Photo Credit: COURTESY OF PORTLAND INTERNATIONAL CHRISTIAN CHURCH - Mila, Tiffany, Fred and Ewan Fefelov. Mila, Tiffany and Fred were killed in a two-car crash Saturday near Santiam Pass.
Oct 20, 2014

Pastor recalls couple killed in accident (along with their…

by Ray Pitz
Memorial service planned for Sunday at Doubletree in Northeast Portland The parents who were killed along with their daughter in a car crash over the weekend were killed were part of a…
Krisanna Clark
Oct 15, 2014

Mayor's race heats up with separate complaints to state…

by Ray Pitz
Each candiate says complaints politically motivated An already contentious race between two Sherwood City Council members hoping to be the city’s next mayor just got more heated as separate…
Oct 10, 2014

League of Women Voters to review ballot measures

by Ray Pitz
A forum to discuss the seven ballot measures is set for Thursday The Sherwood Public Library and the League of Women Voters of Portland will present a Voters’ Forum on Thursday, Oct. 16, to…
Photo Credit: GAZETTE PHOTO: BARBARA SHERMAN - Sherwood High woodshop instructor Jon Dickover lifts the roof off the model of a house now under construction by students to show the interior to Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici while Superintendent Heather Cordie stands in the background.
Oct 08, 2014

Bonamici tour reveals how SHS students are preparing for…

by Barbara Sherman
Congresswoman spends time at school on National Manufacturing Day Congresswoman Suzanne Bonamici (Oregon-1st District) went back to school Oct. 3, touring several Sherwood High technical labs…

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