FOOD & DRINK
Experience Authentic Mexican Cuisine at These 5 Newberg Restaurants
In this article, we explore five exceptional Mexican restaurants located in Newberg. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences. Please feel free to leave your comments below!
Newberg's Top Trio: Must-Try Japanese Restaurants
In this piece, we're exploring three exceptional Japanese restaurants in Newberg. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Wilsonville down to one donut shop as Benny’s closes
Just a week before what would have been the eight-month anniversary of Benny’s Donuts opening in Town Center, the made-to-order donut business closed its doors for good. In a Dec. 1 post on the Benny’s Donuts Instagram page, the business announced that the Wilsonville location was sold to another business and would remain closed. The new business at the location has yet to be identified. “We are sad to announce...
Savor the Flavors: Top 3 Italian Restaurants in Newberg You Must Try
In this article, we will be exploring three delectable Italian restaurants located in Newberg. Have you had the opportunity to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences! Please feel free to share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Inn The Ground: A Unique Underground Luxury Lodging Experience in Oregon
Experience luxury lodging like never before at Inn The Ground in Carlton, Oregon. With nine rooms dug into the earth, this unique bed and breakfast offers a tranquil retreat, connecting guests to nature. Enjoy farm-to-table breakfasts, stunning views, and the chance to reconnect with the earth in this eco-conscious haven.
Newberg artist earns international award for her work illustrating sci-fi stories
A Newberg resident tops a list of three artists lauded recently in an international competition that calls on them to illustrate a science fiction literary work. Peggy Hooper is the first-place winner in the third quarter of the L. Ron Hubbard Illustrators of the Future Contest, begun by the American author and founder of Scientology in 1982 on the 50th anniversary of the release of his best-selling book, “Battlefield Earth: The Saga of the Year 3000.” ...
Taste the Sweetness of Newberg: A Journey through 3 Remarkable Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Destinations
In this article, we explore three exceptional Ice Cream and Frozen Yogurt spots in Newberg. Have you had the chance to experience any of these delightful treats yet? We'd love to hear your thoughts, so please share your comments below!
Open Your Homes and Hearts: The Puppies Of tualatin, OR Need You!
Have you been contemplating pet adoption, or simply love perusing adorable pets? A myriad of delightful pets are available for adoption at various animal shelters in the vicinity of tualatin..
Forest Grove's Storybook Lane returns after 6 years to light up holidays
One of Forest Grove’s most popular holiday attractions is set to make a grand return. After a six-year pause due to crowds and then the COVID-19 pandemic, Storybook Lane is back for another year of holiday magic, scheduled from 5:30 to 9 p.m. every day starting Friday, Dec. 15, through Monday, Dec. 25. Located at 4288 S.W. Bantam Ave., the holiday staple is tucked away at the quaint private residence...
A Taste of the Middle East: Beaverton's Top 3 Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring three Middle Eastern restaurants located in Beaverton. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please share your experiences in the comments section below.
Dazzling lights and festive delights: 16 things to see and do this week
MARIACHI CHRISTMAS — Presented by Oregon Symphony, Jose Hernandez leads Mariachi Sol de Mexico in a musical tribute to Mexico’s Christmas traditions, “A Very Merry Mariachi Christmas,” 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, at Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, 1037 S.W. Broadway. More: portland5.com. HARRISON’S CONCERTS — Michael Allen Harrison’s “Christmas at The Old Church” features 18 shows (various times), Dec. 12-24, at The Old Church, 1422 S.W. 11th Ave. Gospel/blues/jazz singer Julianne Johnson and the best new young, talented artists and gifted children from the community...
Tigard Safeway opens eight parking spaces designated for senior citizens
Tigard Safeway shoppers, have you noticed the eight new parking spaces in front of the store marked “SENIOR CITIZEN PARKING ONLY”?. They became available the second week in November using the honor system and are the result of one man’s perseverance. Ron Nixon, who currently lives in the Highlands and has lived in King City for more than 20 years, wrote a letter to Tigard Life in February telling of his efforts to get more parking spaces marked with Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) designations in the Safeway parking lot.
Enter the Words That Win for St. Paul Rodeo Tickets
Need a great stocking stuffer for the holidays? Listen for the Words That Win all week long at 7am, 9am, 11am, 1pm, 3pm, 5pm & 7pm to enter for your chance to win a 4-pack of tickets to the St. Paul Rodeo on 4th of July weekend!. Sponsored by:
Find heavenly chocolates along this tranquil Oregon backroad
AMITY, Ore. — Short cuts are meant to get you where you're going a whole lot faster, but there are some Oregon backroads where you want to put on the brakes, catch your breath and savor a sweet treat. This week, take a break at a place that is...
Experience Sustainable Farming and Unique Dining at Local ōkta Farm
The 70-acre ōkta farm is located in Willamette Valley. It is a combination of Bramble Hill Vineyard, barns, grazing paddocks, preserved forests, and wildlife corridors. Co-owned by Katie Jackson and Shaun Kajiwara, the farm focuses on sustainable farming and biodiversity. The vineyard, the starting point of the farm, has expanded and uses sustainable farming practices. It holds both LIVE and Salmon-Safe certifications, showing a dedication to land and vine care.
Pacific Northwest’s largest children’s sandbox opens in Beaverton
So, what’s a parent to do when the rain or inclement weather won’t let you take the kids to the Oregon Coast to play in the sand? Lake Oswego’s Elisabeth Utas just might have the answer with the Wednesday, Dec. 6, opening of DiG PDX at 8536 S.W. Apple Way in Beaverton.
Experience Exquisite Latin American Cuisine at These 4 Beaverton Restaurants
In this article, we're exploring four enticing Latin American restaurants located in Beaverton. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these yet? We'd love to hear about your experiences, so please feel free to leave your comments below.
Embark on a Lebanese Culinary Journey in Hillsboro: Unmissable 3 Restaurants
In this article, we're featuring three delightful Lebanese restaurants located in Hillsboro. Have you had the chance to experience any of these culinary gems yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Kohr Explores: Newberg home transformed into winter wonderland
Kohr Explores: Newberg home transformed into winter wonderland.
Locals Light Up The Holidays With Incredible Displays You Can And Should Visit
Well, here we are again at the end of a crazy busy year. We can not even believe all that has happened; for many, this year can not end quickly enough. But there is no way the good people of Hillsboro, Oregon, will let the Holiday season slip by without lighting up the town! In the last few years, we have brought our readers pictures, videos, and maps of the best lights in the area. And we are at it again!