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Community Submission: Solutions for Stress & Anxiety

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Community Submission: Solutions for Stress & Anxiety

By Dr. Byren Bell Everyone knows the feeling. Your muscles tighten up, each breath is shorter than the last, and your blood starts to boil. Task after task, list after list, it feels like you don’t even know what to do or where in the world to start. Stress and anxiety are nearly unavoidable in […]

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KPTV FOX Channel 12: Why Live in Beaverton?

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
KPTV FOX Channel 12: Why Live in Beaverton?

By KPTV Staff Money magazine has picked Beaverton as one of the best places to live in the U.S. The annual rankings for 2017 featured Beaverton at number 12. The rankings are based on places with populations between 10,000 and 100,000. After different factors were taken into account, there were 2,400 qualifying locations. Those places […]

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Zoo News is Good News: Zoo Awards $25,000 in Grants for Northwest Conservation

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Zoo News is Good News: Zoo Awards $25,000 in Grants for Northwest Conservation

By Oregon Zoo Staff California condors, western pond turtles, Columbia Basin pygmy rabbits and other species native to the Pacific Northwest got some much-needed help recently as the Oregon Zoo Foundation awarded $25,000 among six regional conservation efforts through its Future for Wildlife grant program. “The Pacific Northwest Future for Wildlife program works locally to […]

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Beaverton Bird Watch: Ravens vs Raptors

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Bird Watch: Ravens vs Raptors

By Anne Harris I looked out the window today to gauge the weather on one of my last mornings in Beaverton, when two starlings (sturnus vulgaris) on the roof next door caught my attention. Starlings rarely perch. They stand around like people do and this pair appeared to be having a conversation, looking around, heads […]

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Native Plant of the Month: Common Name: Oceanspray, Cream Bush, or Iron Wood

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Native Plant of the Month: Common Name: Oceanspray, Cream Bush, or Iron Wood

By City Landscape Staff Binomial Name: Holodiscus discolor Soil Type: moist to dry Sunlight: Full sun to part shade Plant Type: Deciduous shrub Form: Multi branch, arching Foliage: Deciduous Fruit/Flower: white flowers Grows from three feet up to twenty feet tall in the right situations. These shrubs grow mostly in the coast range from Sierra […]

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Message from the City: Homeowners’ Association Conflict? Dispute Resolution Center Can Help

| November 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Message from the City: Homeowners’ Association Conflict? Dispute Resolution Center Can Help

By City Staff In 2001 the state legislature revised the Planned Community Act and the Oregon Condominium Act to mandate that homeowners’ association boards and residents offer mediation as a way to resolve their issues before taking one another to court. Over the past 16 years the Dispute Resolution Center has helped HOA boards and […]

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Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District: Connecting People, Parks and Nature: New park opens in Aloha with recreational amenities for everyone

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District: Connecting People, Parks and Nature: New park opens in Aloha with recreational amenities for everyone

by Bob Wayt Mountain View Champions Park, a 21.5-acre site in Aloha featuring “Champions Too,” Oregon’s first athletic field for people of all abilities, is now open to the public. The park is owned and managed by the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District. Through a partnership with the Beaverton School District, it is located […]

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KPTV FOX Channel 12: Missing Giraffe in Beaverton?

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
KPTV FOX Channel 12: Missing Giraffe in Beaverton?

By KPTV Staff Some social media confusion led the Beaverton Police Department to issue an unusual statement: “We are not searching for a baby giraffe.” Officers said errant social media reports stemming from a post on Craigslist led people to believe there was a baby giraffe missing in Beaverton. When the story started to be […]

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Business Spotlight: Light Touch – Deep Healing

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: Light Touch – Deep Healing

By Claire Darling Revolutionary Wellness Clinic in Downtown Beaverton Provides Effective, Affordable Bodywork: Open Daily with Walk-in Convenience Cascadia Community Bowen Clinic provides high quality relief from chronic pain and acute injuries, as well as deep relaxation and wellness support at low cost in our group clinic setting. Our passion is to be available for […]

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Beaverton Police Department: Halloween Safety Tips

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Police Department: Halloween Safety Tips

By Police Staff Halloween is enjoyed by both kids and adults alike! This year Halloween falls on a Tuesday and there are lots of community locations you can take your trick-or-treaters to that are safe and indoors. If you choose to go door-to-door with your trick-or-treaters, remember to cross the street at corners, using traffic […]

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