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The Care & Feeding of Your Home: Some Thoughts on Fence Repair

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Care & Feeding of Your Home: Some Thoughts on Fence Repair

As a handyman, I was asked from time to time to repair damaged fences and gates so I thought I’d share some of my observations from the past seventeen years. First of all, the majority of fences I was asked to repair are wood and of those, the vast majority of the damage was preventable. […]

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Beaverton Business: Build! Maintain! Grow! Thrive! You Have the Power, Pirate Power!

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Business: Build! Maintain! Grow! Thrive! You Have the Power, Pirate Power!

Who’s been to a Hillsboro Hops Baseball Game? I’m embarrassed to say…that until July 16th, I had not attended one. Thank you to my Brother…Dr. Shane Espinoza for inviting me and my son to the game. It was fun! The cozy layout of Ron Tonkin Field… The amazingly friendly and helpful (SMILING) staff… The great […]

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Message from the Mayor

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Message from the Mayor

During our nationally recognized visioning process, we reached out to 5,000 people. We asked them what they cared about. We sought their vision for Beaverton’s future. What they shared has guided us ever since. Today, 94 percent of the vision action items are underway or accomplished—and we’re now working on a 5-year vision and Comprehensive […]

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July 2014 Kids Corner

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
July 2014 Kids Corner

This month’s Kids Corner features 11 year old Karynne Gareau, student at Village Home School. Attention parents of creative pre-teens: I urge you to encourage your daughters and sons to submit their poems to be considered for publication in Beaverton Kids Corner. This is a wonderful way to spotlight student creativity!” — Paulann Petersen, Oregon […]

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Tales of a Beaverton Super-Mom: Sports and How We View Them

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Tales of a Beaverton Super-Mom: Sports and How We View Them

We recently had our initiation into children’s competitive sports when our 9 yr-old tried out for a classic soccer team. Although most parents vehemently protest against the current system of youth sports that encourages (requires?) year-round play by late elementary school, we also all continue jumping through the hoops for fear of our children losing […]

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The Care & Feeding of Your Home: Cleaning Refrigerator Coils

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Care & Feeding of Your Home: Cleaning Refrigerator Coils

While we tend to take some appliances more for granted than we do others, I would argue that the refrigerator is the most abused and least appreciated mechanical servant in the average home. So long as it keeps our food cold and ice cream frozen, we just ignore it. But, just like all machines, this […]

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Business Spotlight: Tulen Center for Martial Arts

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: Tulen Center for Martial Arts

Welcome to Tulen Center! We teach Poekoelan Tjimindie Tulen, a traditional martial art brought to this country from Indonesia by Mas Goeroe Agoeng Willy Wetzel in 1956. It draws on the most effective elements of Judo, Kempo, Kung Fu and Karate. Since Poekoelan is a complete martial art, it’s much more than just self-defense. Students […]

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New Business Spotlight: Maidpro, Because Your Standards Aren’t Standard

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Business Spotlight: Maidpro, Because Your Standards Aren’t Standard

Beaverton house cleaning services. We’re proud to give our neighbors in the Beaverton area more free time by taking care of the house cleaning. Our business is locally owned and operated, and as members of the community, we are dedicated to providing personal attention and quality care! Your home, cleaned just the way you like […]

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New Business Spotlight: Ursula Marketing & Consulting

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Business Spotlight: Ursula Marketing & Consulting

There’s a new marketing agency in town! Not only does Ursula Marketing & Consulting handle all of your marketing needs from traditional to digital to text, they are also uniquely qualified for event planning and promotion. Principal Melissa Cagle has eight years of experience working on marketing, branding and planning events from birthday parties to […]

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Senior Citizen’s Advisory Committee: Adult Protective Services

| July 1, 2014 | 0 Comments
Senior Citizen’s Advisory Committee: Adult Protective Services

Someone you know may be suffering abuse or neglect. It may be happening in your neighborhood or in a facility such as a nursing home or assisted living center where you visit an aunt or parent or grandparent. You might notice bruises, sudden fearfulness, missing money, poor skin condition, or dehydration. Some abuse is hidden. […]

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