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KPTV FOX Channel 12: Making His First Capture, BPD’s newest K-9 on the job

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
KPTV FOX Channel 12: Making His First Capture, BPD’s newest K-9 on the job

By KPTV Staff Officer Anthony Bastinelli and his K-9 partner Rizzo responded to a car dealership on the 9600 block of Southwest Canyon Road. Two people were spotted at the business and there was concern they may have been attempting to steal a car. As police approached, the two people ran away. Rizzo tracked them […]

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Community Submission: Why Auto Insurance Keeps Going Up

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Community Submission: Why Auto Insurance Keeps Going Up

By Christopher Levesque The cost of auto insurance has increased percentage wise more in the last 2 years than the previous 10. There are many factors causing auto insurance to become more expensive: Since 2014, the U.S. has seen more new cars on the road. New car sales hit a record in 2015. New cars […]

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Ask the Beaverton Car Guy, TPMS Low Tire Pressure Indicator

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Ask the Beaverton Car Guy, TPMS Low Tire Pressure Indicator

By Larry “The Car Guy“ Ferguson With the weather getting warmer after such a long winter, with cold temperatures, I have had a few people ask about a certain light appearing on the instrument panel labeled TPMS. Here is an explanation of what the light is and what the system does. The purpose of the […]

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Business Spotlight: Autumn of Life, Senior Housing & Advisory Services

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: Autumn of Life, Senior Housing & Advisory Services

By Catherine Camp Autumn of Life Senior Housing & Advisory Services, LLC is a no cost service to Seniors and their families in need of assistance transitioning into a senior living environment.  The company’s mission is to assist families through an often emotionally difficult and confusing decision-making process. With over ten years of experience in […]

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Community Submission: Four New Stores at Washington Square Mall

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Community Submission: Four New Stores at Washington Square Mall

By Rebecca Leslie Washington Square announced four new names joining the retail roster this summer: First-to-market UNTUCKit and Nespresso stores, plus TUMI and fast-casual restaurant Costa Vida, which recently opened at the adjacent Square Too. In addition to these four new retailers, six other top names are investing in their stores at Washington Square. These […]

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Business Spotlight: Camille Keith, MS, NCC. Mental Health Counselor

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: Camille Keith, MS, NCC. Mental Health Counselor

By Camille Keith Counseling for Caregivers and Healers Do you feel like your life is out of balance? Are you a giving person, but starting to feel burned out? Let me help you restore balance and learn to set healthy limits. As a mental health counselor I recognize the importance of self-care. I enjoy working […]

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Business Spotlight: American National, Back to School Checklist

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Business Spotlight: American National, Back to School Checklist

By Franchot Hutchinson It seems that our kids just got out of school, and already, we are thinking about Back to School. With thoughts of new clothes, backpacks and supplies, this is a good time to sit back and reflect on one of the most important items on the checklist, Life Insurance. I know with […]

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Beaverton Committee on Aging: Disposing of Unused Medication

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Beaverton Committee on Aging: Disposing of Unused Medication

By Jessica Brzuskiewicz What can we do with our expired, or unused medications? Proper disposal of medications helps keep them from entering the environment through wastewater or run off, and helps keep family, friends, or neighbors safe by preventing diversion. The Beaverton Police Department has a secure drop box for prescriptions and over-the-counter medications available […]

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Food for Thought: Give Yourself A Break!

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Food for Thought: Give Yourself A Break!

By Ciara Sullivan, C.Ht, NLP Do you know the jingle? Some of you may be humming it already based on the title of this article… I know I am! Who’d have thought a candy bar commercial would have a great piece of advice for stress management and overall health?! Many people are provided breaks and […]

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Not Just For Seniors: Happy Feet Are Healthy Feet!

| August 1, 2017 | 0 Comments
Not Just For Seniors: Happy Feet Are Healthy Feet!

By Rhonda Kay Leonard Foot care is especially important for older adults because they may have poorer circulation and drier skin than younger people.  Foot care is absolutely critical for everyone living with diabetes, regardless of age. What does good foot care look like? Here are some recommendations from the American Diabetes Association to keep […]

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