Village Inn's Ryan Sweeney

Village Inn may be shut down to expand Bridgeport Park & Ride

The Village Inn is a popular restaurant adjacent to Bridgeport Village where third-generation co-owner Ryan Sweeney was planning to spend his career, but now that plan is up in the air. Representatives from Metro, TriMet,...
Tigard City Council

Tigard City Council November races heat up

The last few weeks has seen a flurry of activity in local Tigard politics. After an ill-fated effort to pass measure 34-283 “Tigard Levy,” several announcements have been made. Mayor John Cook announced that he...
Davidson's Casual Dining

Root Beer Reunion Extravaganza Planned for June at Davidson’s

By  Kay Bridges, Tigard Life      Come and join Greg and Gregg at Davidson’s for the Root Beer Reunion.  Old and New friends meet up. When you walk in the front door of Davidson’s turn...
tigard pet

Pet food is big business

Pet food is big business. So big that food companies are spending a lot of marketing dollars trying to make their brand stand out against the rest. Commercials, print ads, social media pushes and...

Coyotes in Tigard parks and wetlands

By Ron Mason, Tigard Life Some Tigard residents are surprised - when they hear about coyotes in one of our parks or along Fanno Creek - or maybe even encounter one or more in person...
Tigard greeting guests at his 108th birthday. Photos courtesy of the Tigard Historical Association.

Curtis Tigard celebrates 109th Birthday

On the first day of spring, Curtis Tigard, the 108-year-old grandson of the founder of Tigard, was joking with his next-door neighbor, B.J. Campbell, who stopped by to check on him. When she asked about...
From left, Dave Shook from the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, Neil Charlton from the Tigard Police Department, Pat Dean from the King City Police Department and Carol Herron with the St. Anthony severe weather shelter listen to an audience member’s question at the March 19 joint meeting of Citizen Participation Organizations 4K (King City) and 4B (Bull Mountain/Tigard).

Homeless in Washington County

Luckily for the homeless residents of Washington County, they have a team of law enforcement personnel and volunteers working diligently to support their current needs and find long-term solutions. Several of those actively involved on...
Bryce Hatcher and PGA Pro Chris Woods at the 2017 PGA Oakley Pro Jr., Astoria Country Club.

TuHS Golfer Selected to Represent Oregon and US in Australia, Summer 2018

Down Under Sports, an international sports organization based in Utah, has invited Tualatin High School student athlete, Bryce Hatcher to represent Oregon on the 2018 Golf Team at the 15th Annual Down Under Cup...

Tigard’s Old-Fashioned 4th of July Celebration Once Again Will Light Up the Sky at...

Tigard’s Old-Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration has been an annual event for almost a third of a century, and as they do every year, Tigard families soon will be making their way to Tigard...
Summerlake Park, Tigard.

Summerlake Park Goose Invasion Thwarted

By Ygal Kaufman for Tualatin Life Canadian geese are glorious, majestic creatures that nest all over North America. According to the most recent numbers, there are over five million in the United States, and Oregon is...