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2014-09-18 23:00:36

Showings will be held at The Stafford Retirement Community in the Sullivan Theater on September 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM and 7:15 PM. Lake Oswego, OR (PRWEB) September 18, 2014 Active Aging Week is a week-long observance to celebrate adults 50 and older as fully participating members of society and promotes the benefits of leading an active, healthier lifestyle. To celebrate, The Stafford – a boutique retirement community located at 1200 Overlook Drive, Lake Oswego, OR 97034 – will host...

2014-06-05 23:13:31

Amy Brown joins senior living community, The Springs Living, as Executive Director at The Springs at Carman Oaks. Portland, OR (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 The Springs Living, a locally owned and operated senior housing company, announces the hire of Amy Brown as the Executive Director of The Springs at Carman Oaks in Lake Oswego. Brown, a graduate of Oregon State University’s healthcare administration program, specializing in gerontology, will oversee The Springs at Carman Oaks retirement...

2012-09-06 23:02:28

Oswego Vision Ltd. announces its 25th anniversary serving Oswegoland and the surrounding communities with specialized eye care services. The company was founded in 1987 by Dr. Alan E. Hein with the vision of offering personalized, quality eye care to the community at reasonable prices. Over the years, the company has expanded and moved its office space from Oswego´s Main Street to its current location on Templeton Drive. Oswego Vision Ltd. will celebrate its anniversary with an open...

2011-03-28 00:00:28

New State-of-the-Art Urgent Care Facility to Host Ribbon Cutting Ceremony & Community Open House featuring Activities and Tips for Keeping the Whole Family Healthy Lake Oswego, OR (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 As the national average wait time for an emergency room visit reaches more than four hours and family practitioners become increasingly overloaded, Doctors Express is a welcome alternative for patients in need of urgent care. Doctors Express of Lake Oswego, part of a national...

2010-08-04 07:00:00

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- West Coast Bank is proud to sponsor the Marylhurst University Golf Classic for the eleventh consecutive year. The first rate tournament supports Marylhurst University's academic programs and offers financial support for deserving students. Every year community partners and business leaders generate more than $75,000 to $100,000 in funds to support education at Marylhurst. Following a day of golf at Oswego Lake Country Club in Lake...

2010-01-26 16:07:00

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Jan. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- West Coast Bank is the presenting sponsor of Lake Oswego Reads for the fourth consecutive year. The free community program distributes hundreds of books to Lake Oswego Public Library card holders and offers more than 30 exceptional programs, engaging workshops and lively festivities during the month of February. This year's book selection, The Whistling Season by Ivan Doig, explores small-town, early-twentieth century American life and...

2009-04-09 10:46:00

8,000 Residents Participate in the Free Community Program LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- For the third consecutive year, West Coast Bank was the presenting sponsor of Lake Oswego Reads, which distributed to the community 800 copies of the Lauren Kessler book Stubborn Twig: Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family. More than 8,000 people read the book or participated in book-related events, which celebrated the Japanese-American culture and offered...

2009-01-05 19:00:00

LAKE OSWEGO, Ore., Jan. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- (GBX) What: Annual Shareholders Meeting Webcast When: 2:00 p.m. PST Where: http://www.videonewswire.com/event.asp?id=54633 How: Live over the Internet -- Simply log on to the web at the address above. Contact: Mark Rittenbaum, 503-684-7000 One Centerpointe Drive Suite 200 Lake Oswego, Oregon 97035 www.gbrx.com Greenbrier (www.gbrx.com), headquartered...

2008-09-17 00:00:15

A construction permit to build a boat dock on the Willamette River in Lake Oswego has been revoked by a federal agency in order to look at the dock's potential to impact endangered species. A related lawsuit was filed by the Northwest Environmental Defense Center on Aug. 8 against the National Marine Fisheries Service and the United State Army Corp of Engineers for their role in approving the public dock at Foothills Park. The nonprofit advocacy group claimed the two agencies violated...

2008-07-29 15:00:42

By Dana Tims, The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. Jul. 29--Lake Oswego's City Council members will meet in executive session this morning to figure out what to do now that talks have broken down with the contractor on the city's $100 million project to replace an aging sewer line on the bottom of Oswego Lake. Negotiations between the city and Barnard Construction of Bozeman, Mont., were halted when the two sides couldn't agree on a maximum price for the so-called Lake Oswego Interceptor...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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