Annual Tigard Walks Holiday Lights Event – Virtual in 2021

Celebrate a season of light with Tigard’s great neighborhoods and the community ties that bind us together. From December...
Tigard High chemistry teacher Kelsey Wahl has her students in the fume hood performing labs.

Educators, students alike, brave the transition back to the classroom

Students and teachers alike had much to adjust to following a year unlike any other. Mass uncertainty, part of a year fully...
The 144-unit Terrace Glen affordable housing project is scheduled to begin construction this month

County approves bonding for Terrace Glen affordable housing project

Work on a new, 144-unit affordable housing project began last month in Tigard, as demolition crews began knocking down the Gethsemane Lutheran...
Dr. Sylvester (seated) with his second wife, Elizabeth, and two sons, George and Arthur, at their home at the intersection of McDonald and 102nd. Dr.

The Vincent Family of Tigardville

As a sixth-generation Oregonian and professional historian, I am passionate about studying the diverse people that make up our shared past. Recently,...

Emergency Preparedness: Winter Weather

Winter weather in the Pacific Northwest can bring Tigard a wide variety of hazards from flooding, high winds, ice or snowstorms –...
Now Playing!

Now Playing! December 2021

Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas 1993, Dir. Henry Selick - Disney+ - PG
Kurt Krause

Kurt Krause and his family were Durham ‘pioneers’

As Kurt Krause was driving recently on Upper Boones Ferry Road, it brought back a flood of memories.

Growing Minds: Helping you raise successful humans in a modern world

Top Tips for Stress-free Holiday Parenting The Holidays can be a wonderful time of year. A chance to break...
Tigard’s defensive line sets up against Mountainside in their first win of the season on Sept. 19.

Tigard’s fall sports finish off the season – a recap

With the holidays season in full swing, high school winter sports are on the horizon, but that also means that the fall...
From her front yard, Danice Tombleson can see the proposed site of the Along-Side Senior Center Housing Project.

Citizens group takes on City Hall over senior apartments

Danice Tombleson has lived in the original Omara house overlooking the Tigard Senior Center since 1972. While she is supportive of the...