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  1. Q & A: Beaverton readers ask when boundary changes will happen, among other bond questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer

    ... at Stoller Middle School. The buildings, which came in two pieces each, must be assembled before use. (Wendy Owen/Beaverton Leader) I've received several interesting questions about bond projects lately, so I pulled them together for a quick Q & A. ...

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  2. The Original Shrub features old-fashioned drinking vinegars: Vendors of Beaverton Farmers...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer

    While operating her booth at the Beaverton Farmers Market , Gwen Dickson often hears the same question: "What is this shrub thing?" Dickson, a 52-year-old stenographer and Beaverton resident, established her company The Original Shrub in 2013 and is always ready with an explanation. It's a sipping vinegar, she says, and the name comes from the Arabic word for "drink."

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  3. Flooding, tornado, and a solar eclipse make for a wild day of weather in Oregon and SW WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    ... Services out of Clackamas, has been to this large puddle in a parking lot just off of SW Griffith Drive in Beaverton twice in the last 24 hours to drain it from the heavy rain. Benjamin Brink/The Oregonian The clouds thinned just enough Thursday ...

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  4. Rotarians Give Warm Coats to Beaverton's Needy YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | OregonLive.com

    Continuing its more than 50 years of community service, the Rotary Club of Beaverton will distribute 366 new winter coats to local needy youth served by the Beaverton School District's Clothes Closet, Home Plate Youth Services and Community Partners for Affordable Housing. "Too many kids in our community don't have a warm coat," said Charlie Dobson, club president.

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  5. Public meeting set to review district's vision for natural resources managementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    ... The meeting, to be held at 6:30 pm at THPRD's Conestoga Recreation & Aquatic Center , 9985 SW 125th Avenue, Beaverton, will include an overview of the plan and an opportunity for public comments. The development of the Natural Resources Functional ...

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  6. National impaired-driving diversion leader praises Beaverton's programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Clackamas Review

    It's a reasonably good sign that your city's impaired-driving diversion court is doing something right when a national leader in the field pays the program leaders a friendly visit. That's indeed what happened on Friday, when J. Michael Kavanaugh, senior director of the National Center for Driving While Intoxicated courts met with the Beaverton Sobriety Opportunity for Beginning Recovery, or B-SOBR, team.

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  7. Beaverton puts out call for Public Safety Center bond proposal - Thursday, 23 October 2014 10:01Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Newberg Graphic

    When someone asks Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle how much a newly designed, fully dedicated Public Safety Center is needed in the city, his answer is simple.

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  8. Design of new Beaverton high school will include advice from educatorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | The Courier Mailer

    Among the thousands of items Boora Architects must consider when designing Beaverton's new high school is inadvertently creating "passion pits" in the library. In 2013, Beaverton School District pulled together groups of teachers from a variety of subjects and grade levels including music, science, art, physical education and special education in addition to library and technology specialists, custodians, students, principals, public safety officers, nutrition services experts, athletic directors and professional designers to help determine what should - and should not - be included in new schools.

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  9. School district hires teams to complete Beaverton bond projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Portland Tribune

    With large chunks of the $680 million Beaverton School District bond measure going toward the capital costs of construction, maintenance and various physical improvements, the funding also brings a new batch of employees on board to steer the projects to completion. With 19 bond-measure project employees hired, the district will ramp that number to 29 as more capital improvement projects get underway in the next couple of years.

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  10. 2 men accused of stealing nearly $3,800 in items from unlocked vehicles in Cedar MillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | OregonLive.com

    ... AAA card, as well as a Bluetooth headset, Apple laptop and iPhone taken from other vehicles, the affidavit said. A Beaverton police K-9 officer and police dog helped find backpacks filled with other stolen items hidden in the area, the affidavit ...

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  11. Beaverton-area Oregon Korean Society school helps students connect with heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | OregonLive.com

    ... Koreans living in Oregon and help share their heritage, Kimmi said. Kimmi is also a member of the city of Beaverton's newly formed Diversity Advisory Board. The school moved into the church, located at 7650 SW 81st Ave., in 1995, Kimmi said. Classes ...

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  12. Developer moves forward with Progress Ridge TownSquare parking structureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Courier Mailer

    To alleviate parking woes at Progress Ridge TownSquare, Gramor Development is moving forward with plans to add a two-story parking structure to the shopping center. However, the design must first be approved by the Beaverton City Planning Commission.

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  13. Open Houses set for the Willamette Water Supply ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Courier Mailer

    ... Washington County: Tuesday, Nov. 18, 6 to 8 p.m., Tualatin Valley Water District Office, 1850 S.W. 170th Ave., Beaverton. TVWD and Hillsboro are partnering to develop the mid-Willamette River at Wilsonville as an additional source of drinking water ...

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  14. Hillsboro City Council election: Washington County to send new ballots with correct candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Oregonian

    ... other portion of their original ballots and mail them to Washington County Elections, 3700 S.W. Murray Blvd., Beaverton, Ore. 97005, or drop them off before 8 p.m. on Nov. 4 at an official ballot collection site. If voters have already sent their ...

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  15. Mahlum Architects: Design of new middle school in Cedar Mill will enhance student learningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | The Courier Mailer

    When the architects for Beaverton's new middle school stand on the open field where their design will rise, they see a building that will not only hold thousands of students, but also will help the kids learn as well. Architects want to know how teachers teach, how students learn and even consider children's emotions when designing a school.

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  16. Medical teaching clinic finds natural fit in BeavertonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Portland Tribune

    If the nearly 400 patients who sought out treatment at the National College of Natural Medicine's temporary clinic space at the Elsie Stuhr Center are any indication, Beaverton residents are more than ready to embrace holistic, naturopathic-based health care. The Southwest Portland-based school and clinic responded to the popularity of its services at Beaverton's senior activities center by opening a permanent teaching clinic in Beaverton at 11975 S.W. Second St. in July.

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  17. Figurative Oil Painter Nancy Cuevas To Demonstrate Techniques At Art On Broadway GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | OregonLive.com

    Artist Nancy Cuevas will give a free oil painting demonstration at Art On Broadway Gallery Sunday, October 19, 2014 from 1:00pm to 3:00pm. The gallery is located at 12570 SW Broadway Street, Beaverton, Oregon.

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  18. Beaverton Mayor's Youth Advisory Board to host video showing, forum for Campaign to End...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Courier Mailer

    ... of the Mayor's Youth Advisory Board attended the National League of Cities conference in Washington D.C. (City of Beaverton) The Mayor's Youth Advisory Board is inviting the public to learn more about the city's Campaign to End Bullying. The ...

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  19. High-speed chase on U.S. 26, from Beaverton to Manning, leads to crash, 2 arrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Oregonian

    Two men were arrested following a high-speed chase in a stolen car along U.S. 26 early Friday morning, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office. Two men were arrested early Friday following a high-speed chase down U.S. 26 that stretched from Beaverton to Manning and ended in a crash, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office .

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  20. Giant Pumpkin Regatta, Monster Mash, bounty of harvest fests: Free and cheap family funRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | OregonLive.com

    ... age 12. There will also be activities for children, and a raffle. Meeting Rooms A and B. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Beaverton City Library, 12375 S.W. Fifth St., Beaverton; free. Fall Festival: It's time for the annual costume and family-fun event at ...

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