Tigard's Helena de Crespo working to save world art

Tigard's Helena de Crespo working to save world art

Tigard actress Helena de Crespo focuses on opera in Cambodia Actress Helena de Crespo has spent...

Tualatin High junior to release first album

Tualatin High junior to release first album

Bass player Jack Mortensen played at Lollapalooza last summer and hasn't lost any momentum since...

Tualatin High junior Jack Mortensen to release first album

Tualatin High junior Jack Mortensen to release first album

“I’ve got a bass. The German guy’s got a guitar. And the guy from Spain has the...

The most rustic winery, McCleskey Cellars, is unique in Tigard

The most rustic winery, McCleskey Cellars, is unique in Tigard

McCleskey Cellars and Horseleap Vineyard will host an open house and tasting on Saturday, May 16...

Beaverton Civic Theatre demonstrates the power of community theater

Beaverton Civic Theatre demonstrates the power of community theater

BCT's current production, "Songs for a New Word," explores life's tipping points through a series...

Beaverton Civic Theatre demonstrates the power of community theater

Beaverton Civic Theatre demonstrates the power of community theater

BCT's current production, "Songs for a New Word," explores life's tipping points through a series...

Local seventh-grader Annie Zhang creates stories out of music notes

Local seventh-grader Annie Zhang creates stories out of music notes

Whether it’s music or drawings or impressions, 13-year-old Annie Zhang is a creator. On her...


Beaverton's Features

TIMES PHOTO: JAIME VALDEZ - Fusion: Rust & Wax is an exhibit of encaustic paintings by Tigard artist Pam Nichols at Beavertons Art On Broadway during June
May 27, 2015

Out & About

by Miles Vance
Art ‘Fusion: Rust & Wax’ at Art On Broadway — “Fusion: Rust & Wax,” an exhibit of encaustic paintings by Tigard artist Pam Nichols, is featured at Beaverton’s Art On Broadway (12570 S.W.…
Asia Grover
May 27, 2015

What Students Say / Raleigh Hills K-8 School

by Jaime Valdez
What are you looking forward to in high school next year? “I’m looking forward to expanding my friends. This school is so small here and I’m ready to meet new people. I’m also excited about…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - World class acoustic guitar artist Michael Mandrell will perform as part of First Friday in Beaverton on June 5.
May 27, 2015

First Friday brings music back to Beaverton streets

by The Times
The event kicks off on June 5 and will continue to September It won’t be long ‘til music fills the air in downtown Beaverton. Starting at 5 p.m. and continuing until 8 p.m. June 5, that music…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Natalya Karnes of Tualatin, Kate Jeffries of Wilsonville and Kaiya Shivers of Wilsonville share the lead role as Alice in Alice in Wonderland Jr., the latest production by Christian Youth Portland.
May 27, 2015

Tualatin actress Natalya Karnes shares lead in CYT Portland's…

by Miles Vance
It’s time to go down the rabbit hole. Christian Youth Theater Portland will perform Disney’s “Alice in Wonderland Jr.” at Bridge City Community Church, 2816 S.E. Harrison St. in Milwaukie. The…
May 27, 2015

Religion Notes

by Miles Vance
Beaverton Christian hosts blood drive on June 1 Beaverton Christian Church, 13600 S.W. Allen Blvd., will host a blood drive for the American Red Cross from 2 to 7 p.m. Monday, June 1. All blood…
May 21, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Literature Aloha Author Sharon Joss to Speak — Sharon Joss, winner of the Writers of the Future contest and an Aloha resident, will speak from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 23 at Barnes & Noble,…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Merideth Kaye Clark
May 21, 2015

Singer Clark to perform Mitchell's 'Blue' album

by The Review, Tidings
Singer, songwriter and actress Merideth Kaye Clark will perform the entirety of Joni Mitchell’s classic album “Blue” in the Ellyn Bye Studio at Portland Center Stage on May 29. “This album has…
May 21, 2015

Copland, Svoboda compositions featured in concert at Marylhurst

by The Review, Tidings
Aaron Copland’s Pulitzer Prize-winning composition “Appalachian Spring” will be performed in its masterful original instrumentation for 13 instruments by some of Portland’s finest musicians at…
May 21, 2015

Religion Notes

by Caitlin Feldman
Men’s Breakfast on May 30 at Beaverton Christian Church Jim Barth, a retired project manager with more than 40 years of technology and leadership experience in the computer industry, will be the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Aloha author Sharon Joss, recent winner of the Writers of the Future contest, will speak from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 23, at Barnes & Noble, 18300 N.W. Evergreen Parkway in Beaverton.
May 21, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Literature Aloha Author Sharon Joss to Speak — Sharon Joss, winner of the Writers of the Future contest and an Aloha resident, will speak from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 23 at Barnes & Noble,…

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SUBMITTED PHOTO - Tower of Power will bring its 10-piece ensemble to headline THPRDs annual Groovin on the Grass concert event on from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 15
May 14, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Symmetry Unbound Exhibit — An exhibit of acrylic abstract paintings by Nikki Dilbeck and one-of-a-kind artisan jewelry by Elaine Tan are featured at Art On Broadway; this display opened May…
SUBMITTED PHOTO:  - Attend the 19th annual Tualatin River Bird Festival May 16. The event features guided bird walks, a photography walk and plenty of family fun.
May 14, 2015

19th annual Tualatin River Bird Festival set for May 16

by The Review, Tidings
The Friends of Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge will hold its 19th annual Tualatin River Bird Festival from 5:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 16 at refuge, located at 19255 S.W. Pacific Highway in…
TINA ARTH AND DARRELL BAKER - The latest Bag & Baggage production, Our Countrys Good, employs a classic play within a play scenario to further the action.
May 14, 2015

Prisoners and captors and actors - Oh my!

by Tina Arth and Darrell Baker
The latest production by Bag & Baggage continues through May Timberlake Wertenbaker’s “Our Country’s Good,” based on Thomas Keneally’s 1987 novel “The Playmaker,” is a superb piece of theater,…
Maddy Gillam
May 13, 2015

What Students Say // Findley Elementary School

by Jaime Valdez
What are you looking forward going to middle school next year? “I’m looking forward to going to science class in middle school because my brother got to freeze things with liquid nitrogen. I…
Dylan Patsy
May 06, 2015

What Students Say // Stoller Middle School

by Jaime Valdez
What is the best thing about your mom? “My mom is always there for me and she’s always nice. She always supports me when I go through obstacles, like with my homework. She also tells me a lot…
PHOTO COURTESY DASA OBEREIGNER - Portland Festival Ballet pre-professional Megan McGarry (left) rehearses as Cinderella with Earl John Arisola, a soloist from Ballet Philippines, who plays Prince Charming.
May 01, 2015

Portland Festival Ballet presents 'Cinderella' with help from…

by Miles Vance
The two companies will perform two shows on May 9 at Lincoln Performance Hall at Portland State The story came from a fairy tale. The dancers come from Beaverton and The Phillipines. And the…
SUBMITTED PHOTO - Elaine Tan's one-of-a-kind artisan jewelry - including this piece, Multistrand Koi - will be part of the Symmetry Unbound Exhibit at Art On Broadway beginning May 6.
Apr 30, 2015

Out & About

by Caitlin Feldman
Art Cafés & Bouquets Guest Exhibit — May's guest exhibit at Art On Broadway Gallery, 12570 S.W. Broadway St. in Beaverton, will open May 6 with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m. May 9. Gallery hours…
AL STEWART PHOTOGRAPHY - Mask & Mirror Community Theatres production of The Curious Savage includes (from left) Sarah Thornton, Carl Coughlan, Patti Speight, Rebecca Rowland Hines, Gary Romans, Jan Rosenthal and Karlyn Weaver.
Apr 30, 2015

Mask & Mirror's 'The Curious Savage' examines levels of sanity

by Tina Arth and Darrell Baker
The production runs through May 10 at Tigard's Calvin Presbyterian Church Almost 65 years ago, John Patrick’s 'The Curious Savage‚' opened in New York City — it has since become a community…
Audrey Watson
Apr 30, 2015

What Students Say// Cooper Mountain Elementary School

by Jaime Valdez
What is something you’re good at? “I’m good at playing the piano. I just had a recital and did pretty well.” — Justin Bian, fourth grade “I’m good at painting. I painted a penguin cleaning up on…
TIMES PHOTO: JONATHAN HOUSE - Dancers perform during rehearsal for Pendulum Aerial Arts' production of 'Reinvention, Darkness into Light.'
Apr 30, 2015

Pendulum Aerial Arts explores the endless possibilities of…

by Caitlin Feldman
Some people are painters, explained 13-year-old Sydney Nagy. Others draw. But for Nagy and her fellow Pendulum Aerial Arts performers, their artistic expression is of a completely different…




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