Newberg will see a different side of Goodwin

Newberg will see a different side of Goodwin

For the most part, Newberg native and violin player Wendy Goodwin has only performed...

Sequel just misses the mark

Sequel just misses the mark

Review — 'Horrible Bosses 2' entertaining, but could have gone a step further Although the...

Telling Newberg's story in song

Telling Newberg's story in song

Repertory theater's new play, 'O Little Town,' focuses on three local members at Christmas Each...

On the Refuge: Take a break from the holidays and chill in the wild

On the Refuge: Take a break from the holidays and chill in the wild

December is a busy, frenzied, exhausting, overloaded month with holiday events, activities,...

Tales from the Grubby End: Robert Newell -- A man of firsts

Tales from the Grubby End: Robert Newell -- A man of firsts

The famous doctor accomplished much after moving to the edge of the French Prairie If I’ve...

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November 26, 2014

Attrell's Tree of Remembrance returns Friday

by Seth Gordon
The Mother's Heart Support Group is also to take place Dec. 2 When Attrell’s funeral home first put out a Tree of Remembrance in 1989, longtime employee Karon Heineman didn’t realize how…
November 26, 2014

White on Wines: America's thirst for wine still remains…

by (none)
Wine industry executives are worried about the growing interest in craft beer and spirits from America’s 20- and 30-somethings. That’s one takeaway from a fascinating new survey of the wine…
November 26, 2014

Nov. 26 death notices

by Gary Allen
Gary Abell Gary Abell, a Canby resident with ties to Newberg, died Nov. 14. A memorial will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Canby fairgrounds. Michael W. Eichman Michael Wayne Eichman, a…
November 26, 2014

Pastoral Pondering: Affirmation worth practicing

by (none)
The most important thing to know about yourself is that you are good enough. You don’t have to prove anything to anyone. You don’t have to be the best at anything to have a great life. Each…
November 26, 2014

Nov. 26 Arts & Leisure briefs

by (none)
Linfield Christmas concert slated for Dec. 3 McMINNVILLE — The annual Christmas concert at Linfield College will feature three vocal groups. Titled “Christmas at Linfield,” the concert includes…
November 26, 2014

Black Box Theater still under construction

by Katy Sword
Arts — Plan for September opening pushed back due to construction delays A grant in early 2014 from the Oregon Community Foundation allowed the Chehalem Cultural Center to begin much-needed…
November 26, 2014

Nov. 26 Newberg Graphic Community Calendar and Ongoing Events…

by Gary Allen
The Community Calendar is a free service offered by The Newberg Graphic, in which routine events held in Newberg, Dundee and St. Paul are published. The calendar is printed every Wednesday,…
November 26, 2014

Nov. 26 community briefs

by Gary Allen
United Way looking for volunteers to scrutinize and approve grant applications The United Way of the Mid-Willamette Valley, which includes in its territory Newberg and Dundee, is seeking…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Rourke
November 26, 2014

Wedding anniversary

by (none)
Rourke Newberg residents Bill and Myrlene Rourke will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 20 in the auditorium at Friendsview Retirement…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - On stage - Emily Rapp, 15, of Dundee, performs the Can-Can during the 2013 performance of The Enchanted Toy Shop. This year Rapp will have her first solo as commander of the toy soldiers.
November 19, 2014

Dundee ballerina gets big part in Portland ballet

by Katy Sword
Emily Rapp says she views dancing as an expression of herself As a ballerina, Emily Rapp said she loves when the pieces form a story on stage. “I like being able to project my character and…

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Photo Credit: GARY ALLEN - Boxes destined for faraway places - Students, staff and family members fill boxes at George Fox University during Operation Christmas Child in 2013.
Nov 19, 2014

Operation Christmas Child in full swing

by Seth Gordon
Churches gather gift-filled shoe boxes through Nov. 24 for national collection week Once again, the Newberg community is getting behind Operation Christmas Child, billed as the world’s largest…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - New books - ‘The Folk History' is one of two books in the Oregon's Main Street: U.S. Highway 99 series by Jo-Brew and Pat Edwards.
Nov 19, 2014

Literature following a historical path

by Katy Sword
Culture — Authors publish two books focusing on Highway 99, one historical, one filled with stories With years of research material, Jo-Brew and Pat Edwards quickly discovered they would need to…
Photo Credit: SUBMITTED - Opening soon - Elle Fanning plays Amy-Jo Albany, daughter of famed jazz pianist Joe Albany, in the new film ‘Low Down,' based on Amy-Jo Albany's memoir.
Nov 19, 2014

Review: Movie an intimate look at Joe Albany

by Katy Sword
The complications of drug addiction are often a favorite subject for filmmakers. It enables darker storytelling and the ability to draw on raw human nature and emotion. In “Low Down,” this feat…
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Nov 19, 2014

NGOs face challenges working worldwide

by Seth Gordon
With a workforce of 45,000 employees operating in more than 100 countries worldwide, World Vision International has an enormously broad reach. That has given the Christian humanitarian aid,…
Nov 19, 2014

Nov. 19 Arts & Leisure briefs

by Katy Sword
Rain Dance Art Festival set for Saturday and Sunday Fifteen vendors will present their products for sale at the Rain Dance Art Festival Saturday and Sunday. More than 30 artists are also…
Nov 19, 2014

What's going on at the refuge?

by (none)
A column from Friends of the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge Have you ever sat inside on a rainy November weekend and wondered what to do next? You’ve just finished your book, television…
Nov 19, 2014

Drink some wine, help the wild things

by Gary Allen
A local winery is counting on peoples’ eclectic love of wine, jazz and wildlife for an unusual release party, the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife art show and Duck Pond Conservation Cuvee…
Nov 19, 2014

Inspiration Point: Give without regard for whether people are…

by (none)
Margaret was once again showing her concern for the poor, dropping off used clothes to help people in the community who are struggling. She goes back decades in her concern for the poor. She was…
Nov 19, 2014

Nov. 19 community briefs

by Gary Allen
Genealogical society meeting will center on historical figures LAFAYETTE — The Yamhill County Genealogical Society will meet at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Miller Museum, 605 Market St., for a…
Nov 19, 2014

Nov. 19 death notices

by Gary Allen
Harold Turpen Newberg resident Harold Turpen died on Nov. 15, 2014. He was 75. A public memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Nov. 25 at Newberg Christian Church. A formal obituary will be…




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