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Tigard Oregon Auto Repair

November 10, 2011 in Uncategorized by admin

Tigard Oregon Auto Repair If you are looking for an honest and reliable mechanic in Tigard, look no further. Canyon Auto Repair & Collision is the newest addition to a long-time, reputable Beaverton business. Details: Canyon Auto Repair and Collision 11643 SW Pacific Hwy, Tigard, OR 97223 (503) 597-5000 ‎ Website The ASE Master & I-CAR Cerfitied Mechanics specialize in…
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The Airport and Motion Picture Studios of Beaverton, Oregon

January 24, 2010 in Uncategorized by jlocke

The glamorous and exciting world of motion pictures changed the face of Beaverton in 1920, when Premium Picture Productions built a movie studio near Erickson Street. Local residents frequently worked as extras or had small walk-on parts. The film company made about 15 motion pictures before it went bankrupt late in 1925. When Premium Picture Productions closed down in 1925,
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The Formation of Beaverton, Oregon

January 24, 2010 in Uncategorized by jlocke

The original town charter in 1893 stated that the “…mayor and council shall receive no pay for their services… The indebtedness of said corporation shall never exceed the sum or $500, excepting for the purpose of supplying the town with water and light.” The popularity of bicycling by the early 1900’s prompted the Beaverton City Council to create a special
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Painter’s Showcase 2009 36th Annual Art Exhibit & Sale at Jenkins Estate

October 6, 2009 in Uncategorized by admin

Join us this weekend at Painter’s Showcase 2009 36th Annual Art Exhibit & Sale: “Escape with Art” at The Jenkins Estate in Beaverton! Thursday—Sunday October 8—11, 2009 10:00am—5:00pm For more information, visit the THPRD website.