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Health & Happiness: Keeping Kids Healthy and Safe in School Sports

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Keeping Kids Healthy and Safe in School Sports

By Dr. Bryen Bell Back to school season has arrived and one of the main things on every parent’s mind is keeping their child healthy and safe in school sports. Undoubtedly, even with the possible dangers, most parents recognize the benefits of sports participation. Kids burn off excess energy, learn team participation, and reap the […]

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(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Introducing Ryan Guthrie, Employed with the Portland Timbers!

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Introducing Ryan Guthrie, Employed with the Portland Timbers!

By Dirkse CC Team Have you ever been “Employee of The Month”?  Ryan Guthrie, a 21-year-old from Beaverton recently received that honor before he hit his 90-day mark; not many of us could achieve such accolades so quickly.  As a person with Down Syndrome, Ryan has overcome many barriers including finding his first job.  Once […]

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Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Home alone: talk to your kids about fire and life safety

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Home alone: talk to your kids about fire and life safety

By Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue It’s that time again — when Beaverton students will head back to class. And for many students, this may be the school year where they will be trusted to be home alone after school. Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue encourages parents and caregivers to review fire and life safety […]

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Beaverton Police Department: Back to school driving reminders

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Police Department: Back to school driving reminders

By Police Staff As the summer draws to a close and fall is around the corner, schools are back in session and drivers will need to be more vigilant in school zones. Additionally, this is also a good time for a refresher on some common driving errors. ORS 811.155 – Failure to stop for bus […]

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Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: What’s wrong with my car battery?

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Ask The Beaverton Car Guy: What’s wrong with my car battery?

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello loyal Beaverton Readers! Over the last couple of months, I have received calls and emails about car battery failure. Usually when a vehicle will not start it is due to human error, such as a door that wasn’t shut, causing the dome light to stay on. Here are […]

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Health & Happiness: Reduce stress by sticking to a routine

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Reduce stress by sticking to a routine

By Jennifer Means, ND, LAC For many of us, it seems like time just keeps speeding up. Our lives are demanding more every day, and we have to rise to the occasion and better our coping skills. Our stress response system is like a light switch that is meant to turn on and off as […]

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Health & Happiness: Are all calories created equal?

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Are all calories created equal?

By Aloha Curves/Jenny Craig For decades, nutritionists and other health professionals have focused on the importance of the calorie in weight loss – balancing the number of calories we consume with the amount of energy we burn. And while there is science and credibility behind this equation, recent research has found it may not be […]

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Senior Living: Celebrate the first day of Fall… by preventing falls!

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Senior Living: Celebrate the first day of Fall… by preventing falls!

By Rhonda Kay Leonard September 22: the first day of Fall Falls in the home are the most common type of injury among people age 65 and better. With just a few lifestyle tips and easy-to-do home modifications you will be well on your way to preventing accidents. Regular exercise and physical activity help lower […]

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Health & Happiness: Create balance

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: Create balance

By Camille Keith Many people take vacations during the summer, but it’s important to make time to rest on a regular basis. The end of summer is marked by Fall Equinox, when day and night are equal. As nature moves toward balance, how can you create more balance in your life? Maybe you are trying […]

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Beaverton Real Estate: How to sell the family home

| September 1, 2018 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Real Estate: How to sell the family home

By Kimberly Shute Selling the home of an elderly parent is not an easy task. Whether it is due to a passing, or needing to move into an assisted living or memory care community, having to deal with years of accumulation (including furniture, files and generations of photographs) can be an emotional and daunting process. […]

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