Brain injuries cause lasting issues

Brain injuries cause lasting issues

March is Brain Injury Awareness Month. A fundraiser is planned for Sunday at Twiggs Martini Bar...

Wineries stirring excitement this spring

Wineries stirring excitement this spring

Try New Nordic cuisine at Ponzi Vineyards' dinners this May. Sign up now.

Century riders

Century riders

Sarah Asby and her horse Benny will compete at the Oregon Equestrian Center in West Linn April...

Haladay family joins Walla Walla Vintners

Haladay family joins Walla Walla Vintners

Lake Oswego's Scott Haladay begins new career in wine industry

Marylhurst Chamber Choir to compete in Grand Prix of Nations

Marylhurst Chamber Choir to compete in Grand Prix of Nations

Marylhurst Chamber Choir is preparing for another international competition, the Third...

LGPC 'pulls out all the stops' on organ renovation

LGPC 'pulls out all the stops' on organ renovation

Attend organ dedication concert at Lake Grove Presbyterian Church March 26

Hop on down to Peter Rabbit Breakfast

Hop on down to Peter Rabbit Breakfast

Put some Easter fun on the calendar. Attend the Peter Rabbit Breakfast and Carnival

Signs of spring include new wines

Signs of spring include new wines

Signs of spring include crocus, robins and the releases of new wines

'It's the little things'

'It's the little things'

The Tour of Remodeled Homes takes place Saturday and Sunday, March 11 and 12. Visit 12 homes,...

Local teens support Special Olympic athletes in Polar Plunge

Local teens support Special Olympic athletes in Polar Plunge

Teens support Special Olympics by taking the Polar Plunge

Celebrate Chaharshanbe Suri

Celebrate Chaharshanbe Suri

Celebrate Chaharshanbe Suri with the Iranian community to learn more about their culture

Trios Studio hosting its annual 'Pearls of the World' exhibit and sale

Trios Studio hosting its annual 'Pearls of the World' exhibit and sale

Trios Studio will host its annual open house from noon - 5 p.m. March 11 for costumers to view...

- The state of the market -

- The state of the market -

Housing market still going strong

Begin Lenten season with Fastelavn bollers

Begin Lenten season with Fastelavn bollers

Barb Randall encourages all to start Lent by celebrating like the Nordic Lutherans do -- withe...

Painting outside the frame

Painting outside the frame

International artist George D. Green brings 'Visual Magic' to Lake Oswego

Riley Dawg shares

Riley Dawg shares

Want a puppy? Get a Riley Dawg comfort pet

OCT presents 'Flora & Ulysses'

OCT presents 'Flora & Ulysses'

Lake Oswego's Darren Sze plays William Spiver in Oregon Children's Theatre's production of 'Flora...

Celebrate at Muddy Waters Birthday Bash on April 3

Celebrate at Muddy Waters Birthday Bash on April 3

Lake Theater and Cafe's Music Mondays concert series will host a Muddy Water's birthday bash on...

WL's Jean O'Donovan releases first book, art

WL's Jean O'Donovan releases first book, art

West Linn's Jean O'Donovan has released her first book, and is exhibiting art at West Linn library

Marylhurst Speaker Series sparks dialogue on social justice

Marylhurst Speaker Series sparks dialogue on social justice

Maryhurst University's Speaker Series will focus on social justice issues

Stretch peace of Thanksgiving on #GivingTuesday

Stretch peace of Thanksgiving on #GivingTuesday

Want to keep the peaceful feeling going beyond Thanksgiving? Donate or volunteer on #GivingTuesday

Local couple helps bring top talent to Lake Oswego for Music Mondays

Local couple helps bring top talent to Lake Oswego for Music Mondays

Visit Lake Theater and Cafe for Music Monday concert series

Plenty of fun planned for holidays in WL

Plenty of fun planned for holidays in WL

Many events are planned for West Linn residents this holiday season.

Zupan's Markets, Coalition Brewing release fourth private label beer

Zupan's Markets, Coalition Brewing release fourth private label beer

Zupan's Markets and Coalition Brewing have released another private label beer just in time for...

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Something for everyone at Holiday Gallery

Give everyone on your list a piece of art this year. The holiday gallery includes clothing and...

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March 23, 2017

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
Meetings and events of special note you may want to add to your calendar
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Volunteers are needed to facilitate the many events put on by Lake Oswego Parks & Recreation. The annual sign-up meeting will be held April 20. Learn where there are opportunities to help.
March 23, 2017

Volunteer to help with special events

by Judy Nelson
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation invites citizens to get moving
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Proper foot care provides challenges for seniors, and those with diabetes. Learn more at a special program April 26.
March 23, 2017

Proper foot care can be a challenge

by Maria Bigelow
Foot care is important to all, especially those with diabetes


SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Robin Way will fill in during Tiffany Carlson during Carlsons maternity leave.
March 23, 2017

Robin Way returns to the WLACC as temporary coordinator

by Doug Dickston
Robin Way will fill in at the West Linn Adult Community Center for Tiffany Carlson during her maternity leave.
March 23, 2017

Sign up for food preservation training

by Pamplin Media Group
Oregon State Extension Service needs volunteers to train others in food preparation, preservation
March 23, 2017

Yes, we can get there

by Marlene O'Brien
Some folks are directionally challenged. Getting places takes more time, attention
March 23, 2017

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
News about organizations, events in the community you should know
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Bob Hyland of Hyland Garden Design will be the guest speaker at the April 10 Clackamas County Master Gardeners meeting. He will share information on making exciting container gardens.
March 16, 2017

Learn to make exuberant container gardens

by Barb Randall
Clackamas County Master Gardeners will hold its monthly meeting April 10
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - February through early April is the optimum time to start vegetables from seed.
March 16, 2017

Save money by starting vegetable seeds at home

by Kym Pokorny
A home garden is fun to grow, and can cut down on your food budget.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Nadya Okamoto, founder of Camions of Care, now called PERIOD, is a freshman at Harvard College. The organization has matured to tackle even bigger womens menstrual issues such as the repeal of the sales tax that 37 states still place on menstrual hygiene products, and a complete national expansion of their campus chapter network.
March 16, 2017

Camions of Care rebrands as PERIOD

by Camions of Care
Camions of Care has changed its name to PERIOD, still focused on providing support for at-risk and sheltered women

Don't miss the local news

SUBMITTED PHOTO: CERTIFIED ANGUS BRAND BEEF - Corned beef and cabbage is a traditional St. Patricks Day feast. The Certified Beef Brand Chef Michael Ollier suggests creating a rub made of coriander, caraway, black pepper and bay leaves to season the meat.
Mar 16, 2017

Leprechaun cake, twist on corned beef make for fun St. Patrick's Day

by Barb Randall
The luck of the Irish is coming! Get ready with corned beef and cabbage, and more!
Mar 16, 2017

What's Happening

by Pamplin Media Group
Here is a list of meetings and special events happening this week.
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - The new logo of Lake Oswego Meals on Wheels program.
Mar 16, 2017

Support your hometown Meals on Wheels

by Barb Randall
Lake Oswego Meals on Wheels is updating its look with a new logo, same great service
SUBMITTED PHOTO  - Kids naturally love to dance. Lessons help with developing style, confidence and techniques.
Mar 16, 2017

Dance, tennis, lacrosse keep kids active

by Judy Nelson
Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation offers a wide variety of classes and workshops
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tiffany Carlson, the senior centers building coordinator, was honored with a baby shower recently. Her baby is expected next month.
Mar 16, 2017

Seniors honor Tiffany Carlson and her new baby

by Doug Dickston
West Linn Adult Community Center to welcome new baby, baby shower held
STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Artist Alyson Whitney, shown here with her dog, Tater Tot, helps people celebrate their pets lives with custom urns, wall hangings and textiles.
Mar 16, 2017

Celebrating pets

by Kelsey O'Halloran
Lake Oswego artist Alyson Whitney honors pets with special art
Mar 16, 2017

Beach trip still relaxing, even with fall

by Joan Waldron
Joan Waldron shares tale of relaxing trip to Rockaway Beach
SUBMITTED PHOTO: 123RF - Want to get out more, but dont enjoy driving? Take Lyft or Uber; its as easy as texting. A Lyft representative will teach you how to use the system at 11 a.m. March 17 at the LOACC. Its free, no registration required.
Mar 16, 2017

Simplify life by using Lyft, Uber

by Maria Bigelow
The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center is hosting a presentation by a representative from Lyft to teach seniors how to use the service
Mar 16, 2017

Community Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
A number of events are planned this week. Get these on your calendar.
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Dick and Rusty, 2011
Mar 09, 2017

Memories of Dick

by Jo Ann Parsons
Jo Ann Parsons shares excerpts of the tribute she gave at her husband Dick's memorial earlier this year.