Sherwood, OR

Woman Shot & Killed At NW Portland Park Identified

PORTLAND, Ore. — A woman who was shot and killed at Wallace Park in Northwest Portland late Friday night has been identified. Officers found 26-year-old Erika Evans wounded just before 11:15pm in the park, which is located near the corner of Northwest 25th and Raleigh. Paramedics administered first aid,...

Beaverton Restaurant Offers Deserts from Every Corner of the World!

There’s a desert shop in Beaverton that’s offering up some amazing and unique dishes. Small Turkish donuts called Lokma’s, Crepes Fettucini, Waffles and pancakes covered in chocolate, ice cream, Kit Kats, pistachios, Oreo’s for example. Brownies layered in fruit, candy, marshmallows, and other really delicious things. It’s hard to describe just how delicious DOT SUGAR is. I talked to the owner Ahmad, who tells me he modeled this after DOT SUGAR in the country of Jordan. The idea is to take the best deserts of many countries, France, Germany, the U.S, and the Middle East, and make them available here. DOT SUGAR PDX is the only one in Oregon, but Ahmad wants to expand in the Northwest.

Two Dead in Apparent Murder-Suicide in Southwest Canby

Two people were killed in an apparent murder-suicide in southwest Canby Saturday night, which was not discovered until Sunday. Canby Police and Fire initially responded to the scene in the 300 block of Southwest 6th Avenue on a reported medical call that was phoned in by an Amazon delivery driver at approximately 5:54 p.m. Sunday.

Hillsboro Police Log: Woman swallows drugs while fleeing cops

The Hillsboro Police Department describes its calls for service between Sept. 12-18, 2022.Editor's note: Police logs are a partial accounting of law enforcement calls, based on activity reports and descriptions generated by participating police departments. All persons accused of a crime are legally considered to be innocent until proven guilty. A D V E R T I S I N G | Continue reading below Monday, Sept. 12 A man crashed his vehicle into three parked cars near Southeast Alexander Street and Southeast Davis Road. He was arrested for DUII and provided a breath sample that measured nearly thrice the legal...

A Landlord In Portland Has Increased The Rents Of Low-income Renters By Nearly 50 Percent

Senate Bill 608, which concerns rent regulation in the state of Oregon, states that landlords of new construction buildings in which the certificate of occupancy was given less than 15 years ago may raise rents annually above the limit allowed by the state. In a time when there is a housing crisis across the state, this helps incentivize developers to build more homes by providing an incentive.

Portland's professional cuddler calls it quits

PORTLAND, Ore. — Samantha Hess had just gone through a divorce with her high school sweetheart. At the age of 28, when she began dating for the first time as an adult, she realized the only touch given to her was of the romantic kind. "And I realized really...

Beaverton Police Log: Man tricked into stealing TV from hotel

The Beaverton Police Department lists calls for service between Sept. 11-16, 2022.Editor's note: Police logs are a partial accounting of law enforcement calls, based on activity reports and descriptions generated by participating police departments. All persons accused of a crime are legally considered to be innocent until proven guilty. Sunday, Sept. 11 A traffic stop near Highway 217 and Southwest Walker Road led to the arrest of the driver for failure to register as a sex offender. He was also charged with felon in possession of a firearm after officers found a firearm under the seat. A citizen reported a...

Luxury apartments being built in Hillsboro's Amberglen community

The 18-acre development will offer more than 300 apartment units in a wooded site. A large luxury apartment complex is planned for the Amberglen neighborhood in Hillsboro, as Atlanta-based developer Wood Partners announced that groundbreaking began last week. The 18-acre development, called Alta Amberglen, will be built on a wooded site near Amerglen Park and will offer 326 apartment units. It is expected to be fully open in 2024, and pre-leasing for units will begin next year, according to the press release. Once completed, the apartment complex will offer one-, two- and three-bedroom floor plans and full...

Man injured in NE Portland shooting

PORTLAND, Ore. (KPTV) - A man was injured in a shooting Monday night on Northeast Halsey Street, according to the Portland Police Bureau. Officers responded to the 4000 block of Northeast Halsey Street just after 10 p.m. after receiving a report about a shooting. They were led to a man who had been shot in the leg and began emergency aid.

Organizers planning Sherwood Holiday Festival

Planning has already begun for Sherwood's premier December community event.Planning is underway for the annual Holiday Festival in Sherwood. The Holiday Festival is organized by the Sherwood Robin Hood Festival Association. This year's festival is set for Saturday, Dec. 3, at Cannery Square in Old Town Sherwood. Events and activities include a parade, a holiday tree lighting and other entertainment. Food will also be available for purchase. The next planning meetings are set for Thursday, Oct. 20, and Thursday, Nov. 17. Anyone wishing to help out or take part should email or leave a voicemail at 503-625-4233. More information is available at The Sherwood Holiday Festival is presented with support from City Hall and numerous local sponsors and volunteers. {loadposition sub-article-01}