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Patent Medicines, Sure Cures, And Snake Oils

| March 4, 2013 | 1 Comment
Patent Medicines, Sure Cures, And Snake Oils

Medicine in the 18th & 19th Centuries by Ann Koppy Unregulated and often deadly, patent medicines were often the first choice for home health care in the 18th and 19th centuries. These drug compounds– seldom patented, but usually trademarked– originated in England as proprietary medications granted “Patents of royal favor” by kings and queens. Colonists […]

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Cedar Hills Crossing March Events

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Cedar Hills Crossing March Events

Red Cross Blood Drive Friday, March 8, 12pm-5pm Did you know? Your single donation could save up to 3 lives! To schedule a donation appointment contact the Red Cross at 1-800-RedCross or go online to:  www.redcrosssblood.org, sponsor code: CHCCrossing. Radio Disney Saturday, March 16, 1pm-2:30pm Join us for a  Disney themed  “Oz The Great and […]

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H.A.R.T. Theatre presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
H.A.R.T. Theatre presents “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”

William Shakespeare’s classic tale "A Midsummer Night’s Dream" has been anything but a dream for the HART Theatre troop in Hillsboro this Winter. It’s late February and twenty-four actors, (not including understudies), and another ten or twelve production team members are almost half-way through a nine-week rehearsal process for this performance which is turning out […]

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Art On Broadway

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Art On Broadway

Art Exhibit: Explorations in Glass by Gretha Lindwood Art On Broadway Gallery will host a reception for the exhibit “Explorations in Glass” featuring new works by fused glass artist Rae Campbell. The evening event is scheduled for Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm and the public is invited to join in […]

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Artist Spotlight

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments
Artist Spotlight

  Susan Huang The Art of Paper Cutting When I was child, I was quite creative and crafty. I learned how make different designs with just a piece of paper and a good pair of scissors. Now, with many years of experience, I enjoy my craft so much I’d like to share this little known […]

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BAC Art Grant Now Available

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
BAC Art Grant Now Available

by Elaine Orcutt The Beaverton Arts Commission has added a grant program into its repertoire to help foster the arts in the Beaverton Community. Special thanks to the Beaverton Arts and Culture Foundation for providing this generous support. The application process is now open and closes on Monday, March 25th. Grants are open to individual […]

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Cover Story: Spring is in the Air

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Cover Story: Spring is in the Air

It has been almost a year now since I moved my photography business into a portrait studio in oldtown Beaverton. I feel very fortunate to have such a quaint house/studio in which to photograph newborns and babies but there is also some fantastic outdoor areas where I can shoot children and families as well. The […]

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Beaverton Civic Theatre Presents: Suite Surrender

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Civic Theatre Presents: Suite Surrender

by Melissa Riley Presented by the Beaverton Arts Commission and funded in part with a Community Participation Project Grant from the Regional Arts and Culture Council. The Beaverton Civic Theatre’s fifth season begins with the comedy, “Suite Surrender” by Michael McKeever, opening Friday March 1. It’s 1942, and two of Hollywood’s biggest divas have descended […]

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THPRD: Connecting people, parks and nature

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
THPRD: Connecting people, parks and nature

New trail crossing at Walker boosts safety for users New trail crossing at Walker boosts safety for users Users of the Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District’s Waterhouse Trail in northwest Beaverton now have a safer, quicker way to cross busy Walker Road. A signalized mid-block crossing is now open to the public between Schendel […]

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BHS students raise money while honoring classmate

| March 1, 2013 | 0 Comments
BHS students raise money while honoring classmate

by FOX12 Staff Beaverton High School students raised money for a good cause while honoring a beloved classmate who courageously battled cancer. The school hosted its “Week of Wishes” starting Feb. 11 with various activities aimed at raising money for the Make-A-Wish Foundation. It concluded Friday with the school’s ninth-annual “Jam the Dam!” event. It […]

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