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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

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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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Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue: Working Smoke Alarms Save Lives

By Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue October is Fire Prevention Month, and Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue wants to remind you to check your smoke alarms. It’s important to hear the beep where you sleep and make sure every bedroom has a working smoke alarm. The majority of people who die in a fire succumb […]

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(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Meet Carlo Umanzor, Employed!

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
(Dis)abilities + Work + Beaverton = No Problem! Meet Carlo Umanzor, Employed!

By Dirkse CC Team D’vida Injury Clinic & Wellness Center Have you ever noticed the nice, soft, fluffy flannel sheets while visiting your alternative healthcare provider for a massage or acupuncture visit?  Ever wonder who might be responsible for the clean, fresh laundry? At D’vida Injury Clinic and Wellness Center in Beaverton, Carlo Umanzor, a […]

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Business Spotlight: Empowering Hypnosis

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: Empowering Hypnosis

By BRG Staff What is hypnosis? Hypnosis is a relaxed state of consciousness; it is a natural state. We go into the hypnotic state several times a day, when you daydream, and when you’re getting ready to fall asleep. It is that part of your mind that drives you home when you have no idea […]

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Health & Happiness: 25 Habits That Happy Women Practice. Part 1: Habits 1-6

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Health & Happiness: 25 Habits That Happy Women Practice. Part 1: Habits 1-6

By Aloha Curves/Jenny Craig Curves is celebrating its 25th Birthday and the strong women who make it such a great community. In honor of the occasion, we’re sharing 25 habits that happy women practice, starting with the first six. We know that everyone can get busy or stressed from time to time, which can make […]

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Community Submission: 100 Years and Counting! Happy Birthday Marion Franklin

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Community Submission: 100 Years and Counting! Happy Birthday Marion Franklin

By Creekside Village Staff When I asked Marion Franklin what she thought of turning 100 years old this month, she quickly replied “the Lord has been very good to me. I have no health problems so to speak of, except a little bit of hearing issues. I never smoked, never drank and always walked with […]

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Not Just For Seniors: The Only Constant is Change

| October 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Not Just For Seniors: The Only Constant is Change

By Rhonda Kay Leonard Do you feel overwhelmed with change in your life?  It’s no wonder; seniors encounter more change in this stage of human development than in most other life stages.  Major changes and life transitions older people often experience include: Accepting services (e.g., delivered meals). Adjusting to an illness. Adapting to a device […]

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