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Business Spotlight: The Shutterbug

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: The Shutterbug

By Johnny Glantz We are new to the Beaverton area! Oregon family-owned and operated since 1971. Customer service is our top priority which seems to be a rarity these days. Our knowledgeable staff can help guide you in selecting just the right products to meet your needs. The Shutterbug specializes in cameras and photography equipment […]

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Straight Talk from the Deputy’s Desk: Facts About Our County Jail

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Straight Talk from the Deputy’s Desk: Facts About Our County Jail

By Sheriff Office Staff You probably have never been in jail, but like most people, you have an idea of what jail is like. You will be glad to know there is a big difference between the prisons featured on TV and your local county jail. Different from prisons, county jails receive inmates at the […]

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Eat Right Get Well: Eat a Variety of Fruits and Veggies

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Eat Right Get Well: Eat a Variety of Fruits and Veggies

By Curves/Jenny Craig To get an adequate intake of nutrient-dense fruits and vegetables—enough not only to meet the national dietary guidelines but also to please your palate—you have to eat a variety. Your fruits and veggies should come in a rainbow of colors, from vibrant purple to deep green and bright yellow. According to The […]

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KPTV FOX Channel 12: Introducing Beaverton’s New High School, Mountainside High School

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
KPTV FOX Channel 12: Introducing Beaverton’s New High School, Mountainside High School

By KPTV Staff Construction is racing ahead on the 47-acre Mountainside High School in the Beaverton School District. School officials offered a peek inside the huge project to build the area’s newest high school at the corner of Southwest 175th Avenue and Scholls Ferry Road. Mountainside is named for its location at the foot of […]

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Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: June Vehicle Maintenance

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy: June Vehicle Maintenance

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson Hello Beaverton Readers! June is a great time to get your vehicle serviced and make sure all systems are in working order for the summer months. This is also a perfect time to get your vehicle cleaned up on the interior, as well as the exterior. Wash Away Winter […]

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Community Submission: Kristin Strikes a Balance at Canfield Place

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Community Submission: Kristin Strikes a Balance at Canfield Place

By Canfield Place Staff It’s not unusual for senior living communities to offer exercise classes, but at Canfield Place Assisted Living community, Kristin Nackers is taking health, balance, and fitness to the next level. Canfield Place is unique in the assisted living market, having a full time personal trainer. Kristin brings over six years of […]

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Beaverton Committee on Aging: Saving Lives

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Committee on Aging: Saving Lives

By Jo Anne Baumann Every day on average, two Oregonians commit suicide and nationally, someone gives up the fight nearly every 12 minutes. This article is to educate people on knowing who is at risk, the warning signs of someone in crisis and how you can help save a life. Who’s to say what it […]

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Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District: Connecting People, Parks and Nature: Outdoor pools and splash pad open in time for our hot summer weather

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District: Connecting People, Parks and Nature: Outdoor pools and splash pad open in time for our hot summer weather

by THPRD Grab your towels and some sunscreen, THPRD’s two outdoor pools are set to open on June 26. Somerset West Swim Center and Raleigh Swim Center will host children’s lessons, adult classes and lap swimming along with open swim time for the whole family. THPRD offers swimming programs year-round at its six indoor pools, […]

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Food for Thought: Avoiding Misunderstandings

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Food for Thought: Avoiding Misunderstandings

By Celia Lambert, PhD Have you ever noticed in relationship with a friend, coworker or even family member that there are misunderstandings? This is because most people see the world through their eyes only. They identify closely with their own feelings and experiences – so much so that they believe this to be the only […]

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Not Just For Seniors: Practice Brain Health in June

| June 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Not Just For Seniors: Practice Brain Health in June

By Rhonda Kay Leonard Health and Human Services defines brain health as “the ability to remember, learn, plan, concentrate and maintain a clear, active mind.” As 60,000 Oregonians live with Alzheimer’s disease or other related dementias, and that number anticipated to increase significantly over the next two decades, we all want to know what we […]

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