Suspect targeting parked cars in Sandy is caught on camera in the act
Cameras catch a man trying to break into a truck on a night when several vehicles were burglarized.
Drake named the USTFCCCA Outdoor Field Scholar-Athlete of the Year
Western Washington University national champion javelin thrower Bethany Drake was named the 2014 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Division II Outdoor Field Women's Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Gresham Arts Festival saunters on with new name but same flavor as old Art Walk
Sharon Meeker vividly remembers the distressing email she received in January telling vendors that the Gresham Art Walk was folding because it had grown too large for its volunteers to manage.
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To Bee or Not to Bee
I N APRIL, Dena Rash Guzman welcomed six new beehives onto her rural Sandy property.
Bastille Day, Intel Family Fun Festival, Silver Falls Days: free and cheap family fun
Summer weekends bring summer festivals across the Portland area. Choose from the Mississippi Avenue Street Fair in Portland, Ten Tiny Dances in Beaverton or the Sandy Mountain Festival.
Mt. Hood Express offers seven daily bus trips between Sandy and Timberline Lodge
The Mt. Hood Express pulls up to Mt. Hood Skibowl West to drop off and pick up passengers on Wednesday.
Sandy Mountain Festival opens with parade on Pioneer Boulevard (U.S. 26); those chairs are taken
All those chairs and no one sitting in them, until 7 p.m. Thursday when the Sandy Mountain Festival Parade rolls through Sandy.
The Importance of Being Earnest Auditions
Sandy Actors Theatre - Holding Auditions Show: The Importance of Being Earnest Directed by Anita Sorel Audition Dates: Saturday, July 26, 10:00-4:00; Sunday, July 27, 11:00-4:00 Location: 17433 Meinig Ave, Sandy, OR 97055 Rehearsals begin: July 28. Rehearsals are four days per week to be determined.
Pesticides, starvation implicated in recent Oregon bee die-offs; task force seeks solutions
Several highly publicized bee die-offs have increased concern for the health of Oregon's bee populations, prompting investigations and the establishment of a legislative task force to examine pesticide use and improve pollinator habitat in the state.
Sandy-area family awakens to fire downstairs, escapes safely
Firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze early Tuesday that started in a woodshed southwest of Sandy, then quickly spread to an adjacent home.