Monthly Archives: June 2011

4th of July brings Lake Oswego community together

On the 4th of July, Lake Oswego is at its small town best! Complete with pancake breakfast, children’s parade and fireworks over the lake, residents come out to eat, greet and celebrate. Before moving to Lake Oswego, Independence Day was … Continue reading

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The arts take center stage during Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts

Lake Oswego is a small town that thinks it can and does. Entering its 48th year, it will play host to the Lake Oswego Festival of the Arts June 24, 25, and 26, considered a major regional arts event and … Continue reading

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To Market To Market to buy a nice painting

One of southern California artist Fred Babb’s posters reads: “Art is one of the few things left worth doing.” Fortunately there are artists in Lake Oswego who feel the same way. Many of them will be displaying their creations at … Continue reading

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How flower baskets and volunteers show Lake Oswego at its blooming best

In these times of budget cutbacks and dwindling resources, the Lake Oswego Village Flower Basket program is a testament to what volunteer time and donations can accomplish. Entering its 21st year of operation, the program with annual costs of $70,000 … Continue reading

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Lake Oswego earns title of pet-friendly town with Pets on Parade

If Dr. Doolittle could talk to the animals, he would hear them say, “Move to Lake Oswego!” It’s a pet-friendly town by any critter’s standards. In this small residential community of over 36,000 there are more than three doggie day … Continue reading

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