Lake Oswego Review News

Lake Oswego outlines enforcement plan for short-term rentals

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Councilors make it clear that such offerings are prohibited and that repeat violators will be fined

Lake Oswego Police Department targets underage alcohol sales

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Monthlong campaign uses 'decoys' to make sure local businesses are checking their customers' IDs

Term limits would remove 25 legislators from office

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Analysis by the lawyer for the director of SEIU Oregon State Council shows Democrats and Republicans would lose significant…

From Our Vault: Walling family's legacy lives on

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'From Our Vault' is written by Nancy Dunis for the Oswego Heritage Council, using materials she's found in the council's…

Police Log

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When it comes to fighting crime in Lake Oswego, there's truly no call too small for the LOPD

ASK A COP

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Does Lake Oswego have rules about leaving boat trailers and cars that don't run parked on public streets?

News Briefs

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Get ready to Howl at the Moon; Donate blood, get a free bag of coffee; LOPD arrests five for impaired driving in June

Review staff wins 26 awards for journalism

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Honors from Oregon Newspaper Publishers Association include General Excellence and Sweepstakes prizes

Fire damages Lake Oswego home

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Firefighter suffers a minor injury while battling the blaze, which caused at least $25,000 in damage

SLIDEHOW: Lake Oswego's 'Sounds of Summer'

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Hundreds gather on Wednesday nights in July and August to enjoy music, food and warm sunshine

New members join Lake Oswego School Board

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Board also approves the sale of $160 million in bonds during its Monday meeting

Tualatin police ask for public's help identifying fraud…

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A man and a woman were caught on security footage allegedly using a stolen credit card at Walgreens.

Sports

Lake Oswego's Sam Haney, Alex Giroux honored on Class 6A all-state baseball

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Sports
Both Lakers, who led their team into the state quarterfinals, are named to the all-state second team

Marco Pineda named tennis professional at Mountain Park Racquet & Fitness Club

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Sports
Pineda, certified USPTA Elite 1, has been coaching at Lewis & Clark College since 2012

Friends to Follow

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Community

Van de Veere leading camps for WL Parks

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - My Community Ken Warner
Would your kids enjoy playing soccer or taking a dance camp this summer? Both are available through West Linn Parks and Recreation.

Plant now to reap vegetables in fall

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - My Community Kym Pokorny, Oregon State Extension
How's your garden growing? There is still plenty of time to harvest more crops, so plant veggies for fall harvest.
  • WLHS Alumni Forever Picnic slated

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Calling all West Linn High alumni - get the Forever Picnic on your calendar. It's a potluck so check out what you can bring!
  • Community Briefs

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Sign up now for the CASA fifth-annual charity golf tournament happening Aug. 18 at The Oregon Golf Club.
  • What's Happening

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Have events or meetings you wish to post on What's Happening? Email the information to [email protected]
  • Oregon Humanities to spark conversation on dying

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Oregon Humanities will lead a discussion on dying at the Lake Oswego Adult Community Center Aug. 10.
  • Adults can get fit with LO Parks

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Try Cycle and Soul, a new workout program offered by Lake Oswego Parks and Recreation that builds stamina and endurance.
  • Intersections of change

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Jottings contributor Lynn Deal shares some of her creative writing as the Jottings article this week.
  • Volunteering is a lifestyle choice

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    The West Linn Adult Community Center could use a few more volunteer drivers. Those interested in learning more should call the center.
  • Be aware, but enjoy the fair

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    It's county fair season! Enjoy the exhibits, but be careful to wash your hands after playing with the animals.
  • Ride on: A tale of two journeys

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Former Lake Oswego residents relive 16,000 mile motorcycle ride to Pucan, Chile, 50 years after the original trek
  • What's in your picnic basket?

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    July is National Picnic Month. What foods and beverages will you pack in your basket? Barb Randall suggests you include Oregon wines.
  • Enter your cute pet photos in OHS contest

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Take a picture of your pooch for Oregon Humane Society's annual Fuzzy, Furry & Feathered Friends photo contest
  • Gallery Without Walls art coming, going

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    The Arts Council of Lake Oswego is preparing for new sculptures to be added to the Gallery Without Walls. Some sculptures will be removed…
  • Walk, smell the roses

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    The West Linn Adult Community Center has a walking group which meets at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Join them for exercise and…
  • LO's Bondi says 'Come on down to the farm'

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Mike Bondi, director of the North Willamette Research and Extension Center, invites the public to attend an open house July 19 from 4-7 p.m.
  • House too big? Share it

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Is your house too large? Consider sharing it with others. Learn about shared housing at a seminar July 26.
  • Local Pi Beta Phi alumnae win awards

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    The Lake Oswego-Dunthorpe Alumnae Club of Pi Beta Phi received several awards at the international convention last month. Congratulations,…
  • Movies in Millennium to start July 20

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Lake Oswego Park and Recreation will start screening free movies at Millennium Plaza Park July 20. See 'Jungle Book' that night
  • What's Happening

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Have a meeting or special event you wish to list on What's Happening? Email the information to Barb Randall at…
  • West Linn could have danced all night

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    West Linn's annual Street Dance was as popular as ever. Jilt played the music that had thousands on their feet.
  • Roses have stories, sweet fragrance to share

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Jottings contributor Nancy Dunis shares tales of roses she loves, and invites all to tour the historic rose garden at Oswego Heritage House.
  • Classic Wines Auction announces second-annual Oregon Polo Classic

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Get tickets now for Classic Wines Auction's Oregon Polo Classic, taking place July 22 and 23 at Hidden Creek Polo Club in West Linn.
  • Hanifan family rejuvenates grandparents' home

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Jottings contributor Norma Edythe Heyser's memory was jogged when she attended Oswego Heritage Council's History Home Tour May 20. Find out…
  • NWREC open house set for July 19

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    Don't miss the annual open house at the North Willamette Research and Extension Center in Aurora taking place from 4-7 p.m. July 19. It's…
  • Massage can bring relief for those with cancer

    Lake Oswego Review - My Community
    The Lake Oswego Adult Community Center offers massage, which is beneficial for a variety of conditions. Licensed Massage Therapist Cindy…

Education

SWAG: STORIES AROUND THE GLOBE

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Education Jillian Daley
Members of The Review's student writers group share their families' stories

A summer awakening

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Education Sarah Kwartler
Laker Notes: Sarah Kwartler, who has served as a columnist for The Review for two years, bids farewell with this column and is soon to begin her Duke University adventure.
  • Lake Oswego Rotary Club gives thousands to college scholarships

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Lake Oswego Rotary Club honors local students with $17,500 in scholarships, with another scholarship soon to be announced.
  • Lakeridge student arranges book drive

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    As a Lakeridge High junior, Key Club member Madison Yost spearheads a junior high version of the Key Club and organizes a major project to…
  • Dedicating five days to fasting

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Pacer Notes columnist Ava Eucker says that during her five-day fast, 'I learned a great amount about Islamic culture and hunger.'
  • School Notes

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    What's new in Lake Oswego education news? Host families who live in the Lakeridge area are wanted to house Spanish exchange students for…
  • School Notes

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    What's happening in Education news? Well, a Lakeridge student earned a place in a global summit, and swimming lessons are available for $1…
  • College Notes

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Even after a Lake Oswego resident has graduated from high school, The Review continues to write about their accomplishments in college. So…
  • Honor roll: Lakeridge High School

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Which Lakeridge High School Pacers earned a place on the 2016-17 second-semester honor roll? Find out.
  • CCC graduates announced

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Discover which Lake Oswego residents received a degree from Clackamas Community College in 2016-17.
  • The Greatest City in Idaho

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Maverick Notes columnist Tim Gentry, a Class of 2017 Riverdale High graduate, shares details on his rock-climbing trip to City of Rocks in…
  • Lucky to attend school

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Students from Lake Oswego and Lakeridge high schools attend conference on 'Education and Social Justice'
  • Friendly Falcons soar at Forest Hills

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Fifth-grade Forest Hills Friendly Falcons, a group of student leaders, learn problem-solving skills and serve as role models.
  • School Notes

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    What's happening in LO Education news? Well, Marylhurst's Professor Beer is presenting on music therapy in Japan, and the school calendar…
  • Homecoming

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Laker Notes: LOHS grad Serena Zhang is one of two Laker Notes columnists, and she'll tell you all about her trip to Europe.
  • AN ENDURING THIRST FOR KNOWLEDGE

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Velda Metelmann, 94, isn't letting her age get in the way of her education. The King City resident graduated with her second master's…
  • LOJ Awardees

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Lake Oswego Junior High School students earn Presidential, Principal and Student of the Year awards
  • Lakeridge grad receives art honor

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Lakeridge High School graduate Claire Williams' award-winning design will be displayed on Portland Farmers Market bags.
  • School Notes

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Free summer meals are available for children in need, and the school schedule for 2017-18 is taking shape.
  • Lakeridge Junior High School winners

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Lakeridge Junior High School students say won a slew of awards for their hard work during the 2016-17 school year.
  • REMEMBERING THE GOOD TIMES

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Lakeridge Junior High School students say farewell to the 2016-17 school year during eighth-grade promotion.
  • 'Shake the dust'

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Sailors transform into Lakers during annual balloon-crossing ceremony across Country Road from Lake Oswego Junior High to Lake Oswego High.
  • Why the all-blue grad robes?

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Questions regarding gender and gown color arose last year at Lake Oswego High, inspiring a districtwide change
  • Gravitating toward school

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Pacer Notes: Columnist Claire Williams admits that she loves school so much that she went back to class even after she'd graduated from…
  • LOJ artist wins contest

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Lake Oswego Junior High eighth-grader Tirzah Vest takes Best in Show in the My Mount Hood competition.
  • A new home

    Lake Oswego Review - Education
    Oak Creek Elementary School now has a butterfly garden, thanks to the hard work of Girl Scout Melanie Gabriel Hastings and her supporters.

Entertainment

Berman to present concert at NTC

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment Pamplin Media Group
Portland-based inspirational singer/songwriter Linda Berman will sing Aug. 2 at New Thought Center for Spiritual Living

Entertainment Briefs

July 20, 2017 Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment Pamplin Media Group
Many fun events take get on the calendar. If you have one you would like added, email [email protected]
  • Planetary Dance to be held at river confluence

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Portland Planetary Dance kicks off the fifth-annual Life.Art.Being Festival, a week of contemplative and expressive arts practices linking…
  • Things to Do

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Looking for something special to do this week? Here is a list of options. And don't forget to check out local parks and libraries for fun…
  • This week's free concerts, movies

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Here's the lineup of this week's free concerts and movies in the park. Pack a picnic and take advantage of this fun entertainment.
  • Entertainment Briefs

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    Want to list your event among the Entertainment Briefs? Email the information to [email protected]
  • 'Snow White' coming to BRTC

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Broadway Rose Theatre Company opens 'Snow White' July 19. Based on the classic children's tale, their production is a musical adventure for…
  • Portland '80s rock bands reunite for friend

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    A special concert honoring entertainment promotor Tony DeMicoli will be held July 16 at the Crystal Ballroom. Get tickets now.
  • Pink Martini headlines at Shaken not Stirred

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Kristy Higgins and Fred Baldwin, with the help of friends and family, have organized Shaken Not Stirred, a benefit concert to raise funds…
  • 'The Lake Lights' shares local history, locations

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Lake Oswego author Bill Burt has released a science-based novel featuring locals around the city you will recognize.
  • Music Monday features John Nilsen & Swimfish July 24

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    West Linn's John Nilsen and his band SWIMFISH will present a concert July 24 as part of the Music Mondays series at Lake Theater and Cafe.
  • Concerts and movies in the park this week

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Take advantage of the free concerts and music offered this summer by Lake Oswego and West Linn Parks and Recreation departments.
  • Things to Do

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Looking for something fun to do this weekend and next week? Take a look at these events which are sure to be fun, perhaps educational and…
  • LTC opens sci-fi satire 'Visit to a Small Planet' July 7

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Lakewood Theatre Company opens 'Visit to a Small Planet' July 7. The quirky sci-fi satire runs through Aug. 13. Get tickets online at…
  • Classic guitar music opens Summer on the Green series

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    The summer music concert series begins at Marylhurst July 14, with Portland Classic Guitar's season ending concert featuring proprietor…
  • AWOL presents annual Art in the Dark aerial dance show

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    A-WOL Dance Collective will bring its exciting aerial entertainment to Mary S. Young Park for a series of performances Aug. 4-13. Get…
  • Enjoy music in the park this week

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    The summer concert series have begun. Check this space each week for the lineup and get out to enjoy free quality entertainment.Movies in…
  • Wiser exhibiting at Trainers Club through July

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Lake Oswego artist Lisa Wiser is exhibiting her art at Trainers' Club in Lake Oswego. View the art during the gym's regular operating hours.
  • Enjoy Alden's Organic Ice Cream free July 15

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Alden's Organic Ice Cream is bringing a food truck to George Rogers Park to distribute free ice cream July 15. Come on down and enjoy some.
  • Things to Do

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Looking for something special to fill your weekend? Have guests in from out of town? Take in any of the items on this list for a great time…
  • Randall chronicles wine history in new book

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Barb Randall, the Community Editor for the Lake Oswego Review and West Linn Tidings, will release her first book July 10. Launch events are…
  • Unprecedented collaboration brings international bestseller Judy Moody to stages nationwide

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Oregon Children's Theater in Portland has collaborated with six other national theater companies to create a stage debut surrounding the…
  • PYP receives $10,000 grant from NEA

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Portland Youth Philharmonic has received a $10,000 Art Works award to create a collaborative performance of 'Voices of Light,' to accompany…
  • Alpenrose Dairy gears up for 50th anniversary of the Velodrome

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Alpenrose Dairy will host the 50th annual Velodrome Challenge July 14-16 at Alpenrose Dairy in southwest Portland. Alpenrose's velodrome is…
  • Summer concert lineup revealed

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    Back by popular demand are the summer concerts presented by Lake Oswego and West Linn parks departments and Marylhurst University. The…
  • Things to Do

    Lake Oswego Review - Entertainment
    The weekend and week will be packed with fun events that the whole family will enjoy. Attend these events. If you need more ideas read the…

Sustainable Life

Portland restrictions on fossil fuel terminals overturned

July 19, 2017 Steve Law
The Oregon Land Use Board of Appeals reversed the city ordinance, siding with an appeal brought by the oil industry and its allies

Spreading the climate change gospel

July 18, 2017 Jennifer Anderson
As Al Gore's 'Inconvenient Sequel' debuts, Bill Bradbury will be at the forefront, using it to educate the public

Insiders

The buzz about urban beekeeping

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Is your property line where you think it is?

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What should I know about dry eye?

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We can help structure your small business

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Go to the experts to pass DEQ emissions test

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New cutting-edge 3D printer at Dr. Sessions

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Rejuvapen micro-needling creates a more youthful look

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Discovering the unexpected

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What should I know about considering and countering offers?

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Kill the fleas without harming your pet

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Trios Studio casts spotlight on opal gemstones

Brought to you by Mary Wong, Trios Studio, Lake Oswego - JEWELER INSIDER - Open house set for Saturday, July 8

Why should I consider a vaginal hysterectomy?

Brought to you by Dr. Nancy Salisbury, Dr. NGYN - Women's Health INSIDER - Should you discuss this option with your health care provider?

Got Chickens? How to collect, clean and save eggs

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A locked hot car? Not a safe place for your pet

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Planning a vacation when your house is for sale

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