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Tucker Lemm, left, and Andres Martinez, right, recently opened the Oregon Wine Reserve, a Lake Oswego wine storage facility with hundreds of personal lockers for large and small collections.
Madison Root, an 11-year-old 6th grader from Lake Oswego, wanted to help pay for her braces but ran afoul of city ordinances when she tried to sell the mistletoe she picked at her uncle's farm at Portland Saturday Market last weekend.
Denny Egner will serve as planning director beginning Dec. 9. Egner previously served as assistant planning director for Lake Oswego and, most recently, worked for the state's Department of Land Conservation and Development.
Lakewood Theatre Company celebrates the season with a reprise production of last year's holiday hit, Irving Berlin 's White Christmas.
With holiday sales arriving earlier this year, retailers will keep the promotions coming to move merchandise off their shelves and meet their sales targets.
Who can a guy turn to, when he comes up with an idea for a show and wants to make it happen? Sometimes, it's the guy's mom, and that is exactly what happened when Kirk Mouser, the executive artistic director of Stumptown Stages, wanted to 'musicalize' one of his favorite movies, 'It's A Wonderful Life.'
Kip VanDyke played his first trombone in grade school, and for the next 20 years, he sustained the hobby while his father watched from the audience.
State lawmakers thumped a lot of podiums this year in demanding tougher sanctions for cell-phone scofflaws, and they even followed through.
That is because the Lake Oswego Chamber of Commerce hosted the 49th annual Lake Oswego Holiday Tree Lighting at the corner of A Avenue and Fifth Street at the Safeway parking lot, known as Bigelow Plaza, on Friday evening.
The Lake Oswego Planning Commission last week rejected a proposed zone change considered crucial to selling the building, also known as the WEB.
Students at Lakeridge and Lake Oswego junior high schools soon could be able to take Spanish in seventh grade, possibly completing two years of a language before entering high school.
John Doan, a professor with Willamette University's music department, will present "Christmas Unplugged - Reclaiming the Holiday Spirit" at 7 p.m. Dec. 6 at Christ Church Episcopal Parish, 1060 Chandler Road in Lake Oswego.
Once again, the Portland Revels will present its Christmas show, which has become a tradition for audiences of all ages, thanks to the show's hopeful themes, strong historical roots, quality choral and instrumental music and seasonal comedy.
Brace yourselves. The whirlwind of the holiday season is about to start blowing.
Rarely, however, does the combination lead to anything resembling productivity, much less a business plan or a new career path.