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The southbound lanes of Oregon 217 in Beaverton closed Friday evening after a truck with an oversized load crashed near Southwest Hall Boulevard, Beaverton police said. The crash occurred at 7:25 p.m., and no injuries were reported.
Former and current staff, students, families and community members are invited to celebrate 125 years of McKinley Elementary School at a Reunion Picnic on Sunday, September 21, 2014 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. The picnic will take place at McKinley Elementary School, 1500 NW 185th Ave., Beaverton, OR. Bring your picnic lunch, cake and beverages will be provided, and share memories with former and current classmates, teachers and staff.
Reports of gunshots early Wednesday brought police to a Beaverton apartment complex, where they found a man's body -- and later in the day, Bend police stopped and held two people for questioning in the homicide case. Beaverton police said they responded to a report at the Birch Point Apartments on NW Cornell Road that several gunshots were heard by residents around 3 a.m. Wednesday.
The "interview room" where Beaverton police talk to victims is a glass cubicle near the main entrance to the building. If a picture is worth 1,000 words, an in-person tour of Beaverton Police Department's facilities at the former city hall on Southwest Griffith Drive is more informative than an encyclopedia.
On Sept. 25, the Washington County Disability, Aging and Veteran Services Family Caregiver Support Program is holding a free "Coffee and Conversation" event for seniors in the LGBT community.
Soup's On will be held from 5-7:30 p.m. in the Valley Catholic Athletic Center. Valley Catholic High School is located at 4275 SW 148th Ave., Beaverton.
Court documents say a convicted sex offender repeatedly transported a 15-year-old girl to three strip clubs in Beaverton and Portland in July and August, where she worked as a dancer. Stars Cabaret in Beaverton, pictured, was one of the strip clubs identified.
Sept. 10, 2014: Beaverton police are investigating a homicide that occurred early Wednesday morning at the Birch Pointe apartments, the department said. Homicide Investigation: At about 3 a.m. this morning, Beaverton Police responded to reports of a shooting at Birch Point apartments on Cornell Road.
The city of Beaverton is moving forward with plans for an underground water storage and pump facility within the Reserve at Cooper Mountain subdivision. At the Sept.
Danice and Bruce Tombleson enjoy parades so much, they typically leave their Tigard home on the Saturday morning after Labor Day to roam the sidewalks during Beaverton's annual Celebration Parade. 'Vintage cars, that's a draw for us,' Bruce said.
The new Dickey's Barbecue Pit location in Beaverton will offer $2 pulled pork sandwiches on Friday, Sept. 12. La Vida Veggie , which offers "organic, Latin-inspired vegetarian and vegan food," recently opened at 4925 SW Angel Street in downtown Beaverton.
An adult male was found dead outside of a Beaverton apartment building on early Wednesday morning in the second apparent homicide in the city in three weeks. Officers searched the apartments and found a deceased adult male outside several apartments.
Beaverton Stars Cabaret: Steven Toth, manager of the Beaverton strip club, pleaded guilty to several charges on Sept. 9. Toth, who admitted to prostituting a girl out of a room at the club, is expected to serve 15 years.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:23 pm
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