8 hrs ago
The Courier Mailer
Investing in Hillsboro; Washington County roads; public preschool; marijuana in Oregon
ORENCO_STATION-2006.JPG Hillsboro's Orenco Station is characteristic of New Urban developments that feature higher density, a mix of commercial and residential space, a pedestrian friendly environment and well defined public spaces.
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9 hrs ago
As South Hillsboro develops, district buys land to build more schools: Your comments
Hillsboro School District Chief Financial Officer Adam Stewart and realtor Ed Hayden show board members where the new high school would be located in South Hillsboro.
9 hrs ago
What should ODOT do about Oregon 47 and Verboort Road?
Lawmakers, city officials and residents alike are urging the Oregon Department of Transportation to take action at the intersection of Oregon 47 and Verboort Road, where two Pacific University students were killed in a collision last Monday .
12 hrs ago
Hillsboro man accused of exposing himself to woman on TriMet MAX train, police say
A 38-year-old man has been arrested and accused of exposing himself to a woman on a TriMet MAX train last month, according to the Hillsboro Police Department .
13 hrs ago
Bob VanderZanden's land use story; medical marijuana hearing; Bob Terry election complaint
Happy Tuesday, Hillsboro. I've rounded up you daily serving of local news, replete with land use, medical marijuana and election complaint stories.
14 hrs ago
William Frank Bitar and Associates purchase Lake Oswego retail building for $1.9 million;...
William Frank Bitar and Associates has purchased a 5000 square foot retail building on 55,000 square feet of land from the D and I Partnership at 16444 S.W. Boones Ferry Rd., Lake Oswego, for $1.9 Million.
18 hrs ago
Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle touts local workforce, products to Japanese businesses
Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle is spending the week in Japan as part of an annual Business Oregon delegation to promote Oregon companies and products in the Japanese marketplace.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Greg Malinowski, Washington County commissioner, talks about Gain Share
Washington County District 2 Commissioner Greg Malinowski talks about the state income-tax-sharing program Gain Share.
Homeowners desire American-made solar panels
A residential solar system is, effectively, a power plant installed on a home rooftop, and it s designed to last at least 25 years.
Instant Karma When Driver Runs Red Light Right In Front Of Cop
It almost looks like this driver in Hillsboro, Oregon unintentionally ran this red light, given how slowly the car rolled through the intersection.
The Courier Mailer
Latino Cultural Festival in Hillsboro going strong after 10 years
The outdoor festival season arrives in Portland when Cinco de Mayo festivities get rolling at Tom McCall Waterfront Park .
For farmer Bob VanderZanden, the land use grand bargain means an impending farewell
Some members of the deeply rooted Washington County farm family will turn a substantial profit when they, inevitably, sell their tulip farm and hundreds of rural acres running along Northwest Jackson School Road near Hillsboro.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
North Willamette Vintners wine trail showcases vineyards in Washington County's backyard...
On Saturday, April 12, and Sunday, April 13, the 22 North Willamette Vintners members have teamed up for people to buy an event ticket to drink and eat their ways around the North Willamette Valley.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Courier Mailer
Forest Grove 'bubble'; celebrating local libraries; Gain Share debate
Forest Grove residents were jolted by the sight of a standoff between police and an armed suspect at a used car business in the 3700 block of Pacific Avenue.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Washington County releases advisory on sex offender moving into Hillsboro transitional housing
Washington County officials say a convicted sex offender has been released from prison and will be moving to transitional housing in downtown Hillsboro.
Wedding crashers, audience members help solve Glencoe High School's murder mystery: 'til...
For the third year running, the students of Glencoe High School's theater department in Hillsboro have written and produced an interactive murder mystery.
Hillsboro Latino Cultural Festival; Jerry Willey meets Bill Clinton; Gain Share poll:...
Martin Gartes and Adrian Castro lead a group of traditional Aztec dancers in the opening parade of the Latino Cultural Festival in downtown Hillsboro Sunday Stay tuned Monday morning for part two in an occasional series on landowners who were affected by the land use grand bargain.
Art of the Story finale, lots of jazz and plant sales highlight the weekend in Hillsboro
Both the early blooming winter daphne, left front, and the native bleeding heart, right, will thrive for years with very little care once they are established in the proper environment.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
10th Annual Youth Art Exhibit
The City of Hillsboro and Walters Cultural Arts Center hosted the 10th Annual Youth Art Exhibit on Tuesday, April 1. The event showcased and celebrated the amazing talent of Hillsboro School District students with art displays in both the upper and lower galleries and a reception in the main theater, and featured the smooth tunes of Century High ... (more)