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Planet Fitness to occupy long-vacant Albertson’s building

Store opening slated for January 2nd The denizens of Tigard may just become more fit next year, thanks to Planet Fitness opening a new club...
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Tigard Artist One of 50 to Open Private Studios to Public

After creating ceramics and jewelry plus painting with acrylic for most of her life, four years ago Tigard artist Theresa Hirschmann honed in on...
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Dear Tigard High School Class of 1979

By the time you read this, you will have experienced your 40th reunion event.  I hope that it was a major success. Depending on how...
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Sammi the Clinic Cat Provides Arthritis Advice

Dear Diary, Day #7 of rain and impending winter gloom. The cool mornings have begun, oh how I miss basking in the warmth of the...
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The Most Common Pet Questions We Hear – Part 2

Note: the first part of this article appeared in the September edition of Tigard Life. You can find the full article at tigardlife.com/featured/pet-questions. 5). I’m...
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The Problem with Over-Pronation

Your feet are the foundation of your body. And, like any good foundation, proper alignment is crucial. In a building, a crooked foundation can lead...

Historic Durham School Turns 99

A white wooden building framed by bright red doors and exposed rafters turns 99 years old this year. The historic Durham School building sits...
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Strong Women Wanted: Fire & Rescue

In a male-dominated field, strong female firefighters are actively bringing up the next generation of female firefighters. Portland Fire and Rescue started a camp...
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Roger Bates Runs Tigard

Roger Bates is an engineer but every chance he gets he laces up his running shoes and hits the pavement running. His passion for...
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8th Annual Tigard Senior Expo Comes to Tigard

Kathy Peper probably didn’t have any idea when she came up with a plan eight years ago to gather under one roof dozens of...