6 hrs ago
DanceWell Ballroom hosts dance party at Cedar Hills Crossing: Beaverton best bet
Chris and Michelle Small dance the cha-cha in competition at the Chicagoland Country and Swing Dance Festival in Chicago in 2005.
12 hrs ago
Novel keeps readers on edge - Wednesday, 11 December 2013 00:00
'The Pieces We Keep,' the just-released third novel by Happy Valley author Kristina McMorris, is about love and faith in all forms, and choosing to believe in things that may not come with tangible proof.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Woman accused of smearing lipstick on car after complaint about her parking: Beaverton Police Log
A police officer stopped Maria Patricia Meracle and her associate outside the Beaverton Town Square Fred Meyer Nov. 6 and asked her if she recently wrote on a car with lipstick.
Frigid weather leading to surge in Washington County water problem calls
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue crews responded to water leaking from a burst water pipe at a vacant restaurant in Beaverton Dec. 10. It was one of the numerous calls the agency has responded to in Washington County over the last week.
Washington County commuters: Any slick spots on your drive?
The Tanasbourne area, at Northwest Stucki Place and Evergreen Parkway in Hillsboro, saw a dusting of snow Tuesday, Dec. 10. Slick spots on Hillsboro roads caught me by surprise Tuesday morning, so I'm curious about how your Washington County commute went down.
Stars Cabaret searched in sex trafficking bust
Two men were arrested Tuesday in connection with an investigation into the sexual assault and sex trafficking of two teenaged girls at a Beaverton strip club.
Beaverton Historical Society throws Vintage Holiday Party: Beaverton best bet
Bev Ecker's historical mural, "Broadway Street - 1910 to 1920," was dedicated last week at the Beaverton History Center.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Frozen water pipe burst causes minor flooding at high school in Beaverton
A Beaverton high school is expected to be open Tuesday for classes after flooding caused from a frozen water pipe burst.
Bob Zahrowski to run against Greg Malinowski for Washington County commissioner seat
Rock Creek resident and university professor Bob Zahrowski has filed as candidate for a Washington County commissioner seat, currently occupied by Greg Malinowski.
Beaverton man's 'problematic house' declared uninhabitable; homeowner in jail
A Beaverton man ordered to restore utilities in his home during a warrant search last month or risk eviction is now in jail on unrelated charges and the home has been declared uninhabitable by the city.
Aloha Community Library holds holiday fundraiser sale: Beaverton best bet
Rebecca Uyemura helps her granddaughter Alliah Ford, 6, sign up for the library's reading program.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Couple found napping after allegedly breaking into vacant home: Beaverton Police Log
Beaverton police officers surrounded a home in the 16900 block of Northwest Walker Road Nov. 30 and found a sliding glass door off its track.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Tigard veteran Bryan Onderdonk found guilty of vehicular homicide in Oregon 219 crash
Marcos Castillo, 50, of Vancouver, died at the scene of a March 24 crash this year after he turned onto Oregon 219 from Southwest Farmington Road.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Man accused of vandalizing business, trying to fight cop after being refused alcohol: Beaverton Police Log
A Big Red's restaurant employee informed Jacob Dale Engle on Nov. 29 that he wasn't going to be served anymore alcohol after he told her she had ugly shoes.
Clothing centers outfitting needy families in Portland area see high demand for basics
Since 1964, the PTA Council's Clothing Center has operated without fanfare, handing out bags of gently used and in some cases new clothes to some of Portland's neediest families.
Beaverton tree lighting, storytime with the Grinch and more: Beaverton weekend
Happy weekend! Hopefully you've been able to stay warm this week. Unfortunately, temps aren't getting any warmer for the weekend.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Beaverton School District eminent domain case may end up in trial
Fifteen acres of land in the South Cooper Mountain area has pitted a non-profit cemetery association against the Beaverton School District in a dispute that may end in trial this spring.
Village Players' production of 'Little Women' premieres: Beaverton best bet
Madison Pintar plays the part of Jo in the Wilsonville High School production of "Little Women."
South County Spotlight
Four partners, 40 taps, one jug - Thursday, 05 December 2013 00:00
Rarely, however, does the combination lead to anything resembling productivity, much less a business plan or a new career path.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Courier Mailer
Man cited after calling police about bullet holes in apartment: Beaverton Police Log
Michael McCurry told police he came home from a walk early Nov. 26, discovered bullet holes in his Beaverton apartment and his firearm gone.