Development Review Commission rejects proposal for Wizer Block

Development Review Commission rejects proposal for Wizer Block

Vote follows two nights of public debate; appeal to City Council is likely Lake Oswego's...

Poll shows strong support in LO for transit funding hike

Poll shows strong support in LO for transit funding hike

A third of Lake Oswegans favor spending more on new roads for cars, survey finds The 2015 Oregon...

Floating on troubled waters

Floating on troubled waters

Clackamas County tries to calm the party atmosphere on area rivers, beaches On any given summer...

Faith and friction

Faith and friction

Group could follow fundamentalist summer camps with on-campus meetings this fall An evangelical...

Randy Leonard awarded Chief's Coin for saving life

Randy Leonard awarded Chief's Coin for saving life

Former Portland city commissioner honored in Lake Oswego for preventing a suicide Randy Leonard...

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July 30, 2014

Taya Kyle likely to appeal $1.8 million verdict in defamation…

by Nancy Townsley
Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura wins case against estate of slain Navy SEAL Chris Kyle Taya Kyle, the daughter of Lake Oswego Mayor Kent Studebaker and widow of slain Navy SEAL Chris Kyle,…
Photo Credit: STAFF PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Ami Remsing, an instructor with Step It Up Dance Studio, puts Lake Oswego Fire Chief Ed Wilson through his paces as he learns the slow waltz.
July 31, 2014

Dancing with the (local) stars

by Barb Randall
LO's mayor, fire chief and a host of celebrities will cut a rug for charity at Lakewood Bandstand Step It Up Dance Studio owner Kristy Higgins is feeling pretty lucky lately. The celebrities…
July 31, 2014

Two benefits for ACC planned

by Cliff Newell
Antiques, art and fresh food will all benefit LO's senior citizens There’s not just one but two big events scheduled on Saturday to help the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center. Event No. 1 is an…
Haner
July 31, 2014

News Briefs

by Pamplin Media Group
Fugitive LO cheerleader arrested in California Authorities have tracked down and arrested former Lake Oswego High School cheerleader Julia Lynn Haner, who fled house arrest in June while…
July 31, 2014

Life jacket, alcohol restrictions in force on Oswego Lake

by (none)
Despite changes in Clackamas County regulations, Oswego Lake still complies with state law regarding life jacket usage and alcohol consumption on the lake, says Jeff Ward, manager of the Lake…
Photo Credit: SPOKESMAN: VERN UYETAKE - Farah Ramchandani hosts monthly gatherings of the Baha'i community at her Wilsonville home for a traditional Persian meal and a discussion of the faith.
July 31, 2014

A growing community

by Caitlin Tompkins
Iranian Baha'is who have fled their country to avoid persecution make a new home in Lake Oswego Expelled from their jobs, denied education, hunted down and executed in their native Iran, many…
July 31, 2014

Council moves forward with Transportation System Plan

by Saundra Sorenson
Latest version removes some projects that could have devalued private property The Lake Oswego City Council continued its discussion of Transportation System Plan updates Tuesday, following a…
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July 31, 2014

Ask A Cop

by The Review
(A Lake Oswego police officer answers readers' questions every week in this space. Send your questions to staff reporter Cliff Newell at cnewell@lakeoswegoreview.com or call 503-636-1281 ext.…
July 31, 2014

City Notes

by Saundra Sorenson
CONSTRUCTION TO BEGIN ON B AVENUE — The Lake Oswego-Tigard Partnership has announces that it will begin construction on two separate water projects along B Avenue, with the first — a stormwater…
July 30, 2014

New law gives county teeth to stop barking dogs

by Shasta Kearns Moore
Mediation, fines funded by $6 boost in county dog licenses Tim McFarland feels like a prisoner on his own 4.89 acres outside of Canby. “I can’t talk on my property. I can’t blow my nose. I can’t…

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Jul 29, 2014

Officials arrest fugitive cheerleader in San Francisco

by Jillian Daley
Julia Lynn Haner expected to be returned to Oregon to face federal sex trafficking charges Authorities have tracked down and arrested former Lake Oswego High School cheerleader Julia Lynn Haner,…
by: COURTESY KOIN 6 NEWS - Jennifer Huston, 38, was last seen in Newberg filling her Lexus SUV on Thursday.
Jul 28, 2014

Search underway for missing Dundee woman

by KOIN 6 News
A search effort is underway to find Jennifer Huston, 38, a mother of two who was last seen filling her Lexus SUV at the Circle K gas station at 3101 Portland Rd. in Newberg. at 6:00 p.m.…
by: LAKE OSWEGO FIRE DEPARTMENT - The windows were blown out of the Scratch Restaurant by a late Saturday explosion.
Jul 24, 2014

Fire damages Scratch Restaurant

by Jim Redden
Cause listed as 'undetermined' An explosion and fire heavily damaged a downtown Lake Oswego restaurant late Saturday. No one was injured at the incident at Scratch Restaurant, 149 A Ave. Fire…
Jul 24, 2014

LO's Stickmen Brewery stuck with two noise citations and counting

by Saundra Sorenson
Restaurant wants to feature live bands on its patio, but police say pub needs to turn it down Four nights a week at Stickmen Brewery & Skewery, you can sit in on a live set by a local…
Leonard
Jul 24, 2014

News Briefs

by (none)
Missing LO man's body found in wooded area Lake Oswego Police found the body of Matthew Christopher Leonard, a 54-year-old Lake Oswego man who had been missing for more than a week, in a heavily…
by: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Joe Morelock joined the Lake Oswego School District this week as executive director of secondary education.
Jul 24, 2014

'Empowering teachers and students'

by Jillian Daley
New LOSD administrator is known for tech-savvy instructional innovations With change sometimes comes more change. So it could be with the arrival of Joe Morelock, who on Monday began work as the…
by: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Canadian artist Ron Simmer poses with his sculpture, What Does the Nose Know? All of the new additions to the Gallery Without Walls will be unveiled during a celebration on Sept. 5.
Jul 24, 2014

A nose for public art

by Barb Randall
Installation is under way for 14 new Gallery Without Walls sculptures Keep alert — the new sculptures for the Gallery Without Walls, Lake Oswego’s outdoor art gallery, are starting to arrive and…
Cliff Newell
Jul 24, 2014

The Review wins prize for General Excellence

by (none)
Publishers group honors staffers with nine writing, editing and design awards The Lake Oswego Review won first place for General Excellence and staff members were honored with nine awards for…
by: SUBMITTED PHOTO - Greg and Lora Fitzhugh (nee Martinez) married earlier this month at Lake Grove Elementary School, where they first met.
Jul 24, 2014

A tale of love and Lake Grove

by Jillian Daley
Childhood friends reconnect through Facebook and marry “I promise to walk by your side forever as your best friend, your lover and your soul mate, and you are the love of my life.” So begin the…
by: REVIEW PHOTO: VERN UYETAKE - Allie Roth's home has been a hub of collecting crucial items for foster children. Fortunately, the crowding has been eased by finding a warehouse in Tigard.
Jul 24, 2014

With Love and an open heart

by Cliff Newell
Allie Roth creates a nonprofit to help foster families For Allie Roth, the innovative program “With Love” started with the desire to make a difference in the life of one child. Her name was…




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