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Beaverton City Library Story Slam - BEGINNINGS Beaverton City Library Story Slam - BEGINNINGS
City Opens Severe Weather Shelter in Beaverton City Opens Severe Weather Shelter in Beaverton
Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Hosts 2017 State of the City Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Hosts 2017 State of the City
Holiday Closures for City of Beaverton Holiday Closures for City of Beaverton
Beaverton Receives $100,000 for Affordable Housing Strategy Beaverton Receives $100,000 for Affordable Housing Strategy
Beaverton City Services Closed Today Beaverton City Services Closed Today
Beaverton City Council Vote Helps Food Cart Pods Beaverton City Council Vote Helps Food Cart Pods
Beaverton Receives Award for Innovative DUII Prevention Program Beaverton Receives Award for Innovative DUII Prevention Program
Beaverton City Hall to Close at 10 AM and Libraries Closing at 11 AM Beaverton City Hall to Close at 10 AM and Libraries Closing at 11 AM
Beaverton Company Lumencor Celebrates 10th Anniversary Beaverton Company Lumencor Celebrates 10th Anniversary
Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Reelected to National League of Cities Board of Directors Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Reelected to National League of Cities Board of Directors
Winners of 2017 Beaverton Startup Challenge Announced Winners of 2017 Beaverton Startup Challenge Announced
Second New Sculpture to be Installed in Downtown Beaverton Second New Sculpture to be Installed in Downtown Beaverton
Visual and Performing Arts Students Invited to Apply for Beaverton Arts Program Scholarships Visual and Performing Arts Students Invited to Apply for Beaverton Arts Program Scholarships
Celebrate New Year's Eve by Getting Loud in the Library Celebrate New Year's Eve by Getting Loud in the Library
City of Beaverton Celebrates the Season with Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting Dec 2 City of Beaverton Celebrates the Season with Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting Dec 2
Mayor, City Councilors, Diversity Advisory Board Affirm Beaverton as Welcoming Community Mayor, City Councilors, Diversity Advisory Board Affirm Beaverton as Welcoming Community
City of Beaverton's Public Safety Center Ballot Measure Passes City of Beaverton's Public Safety Center Ballot Measure Passes
Goodwill Job Connection Fair at Beaverton City Library Goodwill Job Connection Fair at Beaverton City Library
City of Beaverton Helps Families in Need this Holiday Season with Toy and Coat Drive City of Beaverton Helps Families in Need this Holiday Season with Toy and Coat Drive
Seasonal Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Paintings, Fiber and BOLD Photography Exhibit Seasonal Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Paintings, Fiber and BOLD Photography Exhibit
Vanek's Shoe Repair Celebrates New Look with Ribbon Cutting Vanek's Shoe Repair Celebrates New Look with Ribbon Cutting
Aspiring Storytellers Welcome at Beaverton City Library Holiday Story Slam Aspiring Storytellers Welcome at Beaverton City Library Holiday Story Slam
Beaverton Companies Recognized at Oregon Entrepreneurs Network Awards Beaverton Companies Recognized at Oregon Entrepreneurs Network Awards
Beaverton Holds Pop-Up Energy and Lighting Fair Beaverton Holds Pop-Up Energy and Lighting Fair
Beaverton City Library Hosts Self-Publishing Workshop Beaverton City Library Hosts Self-Publishing Workshop
Beaverton City Library Hosts 14th Annual Teen Art Show Beaverton City Library Hosts 14th Annual Teen Art Show
First of New Sculptures Coming to Downtown Beaverton First of New Sculptures Coming to Downtown Beaverton
Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with Beaverton City Library Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with Beaverton City Library
Beaverton Arts Mix! Winners Announced Beaverton Arts Mix! Winners Announced
City of Beaverton Brings Leaf Drop-Off Events to Neighborhoods City of Beaverton Brings Leaf Drop-Off Events to Neighborhoods
Farmington Rd and Murray Blvd Intersection Weekend Work Scheduled in October Farmington Rd and Murray Blvd Intersection Weekend Work Scheduled in October
Beaverton Company eWind Earns $600,000 Grant from Department of Agriculture Beaverton Company eWind Earns $600,000 Grant from Department of Agriculture
Find Great Bargains and Support Beaverton City Library at Used Book and Media Sale Find Great Bargains and Support Beaverton City Library at Used Book and Media Sale
Deadline Extended to Apply for City of Beaverton Boards and Commissions Deadline Extended to Apply for City of Beaverton Boards and Commissions
Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Appointed as League of Oregon Cities President Beaverton Mayor Denny Doyle Appointed as League of Oregon Cities President
City of Beaverton Supports Indigenous Peoples Day City of Beaverton Supports Indigenous Peoples Day
Beaverton City Library Hosts Family Resource Fair Beaverton City Library Hosts Family Resource Fair
Beaverton Committee for Community Involvement Hosts Fall Voters Forum Oct 19 Beaverton Committee for Community Involvement Hosts Fall Voters Forum Oct 19
Beaverton City Library Hosts Self-Publishing Workshop Beaverton City Library Hosts Self-Publishing Workshop
City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for October 3 to 7 City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for October 3 to 7
Beaverton Arts Mix Features Chalk Draw, Quick Draw, Art Show and Sale Beaverton Arts Mix Features Chalk Draw, Quick Draw, Art Show and Sale
Beaverton City Library Seven-Sentence Scary Stories Writing Contest for Teens Beaverton City Library Seven-Sentence Scary Stories Writing Contest for Teens
City of Beaverton Designated StormReady by National Weather Service City of Beaverton Designated StormReady by National Weather Service
City of Beaverton Invites Residents to Public Safety Neighborhood Forum City of Beaverton Invites Residents to Public Safety Neighborhood Forum
Beaverton Named One of Top 50 Best Places to Live in America Beaverton Named One of Top 50 Best Places to Live in America
Beaverton Civic Theatre Previews The Addams Family at Beaverton City Library Beaverton Civic Theatre Previews The Addams Family at Beaverton City Library
City of Beaverton Hosts Fall Artist Workshops City of Beaverton Hosts Fall Artist Workshops
Beaverton Hosts: League of Oregon Cities City Hall Week - REVISED Beaverton Hosts: League of Oregon Cities City Hall Week - REVISED
Broadway Street Festival Offers Food, Crafts, Live Music in Downtown Beaverton Broadway Street Festival Offers Food, Crafts, Live Music in Downtown Beaverton
Beaverton Completes Canyon Road Alternate Bike Routes Beaverton Completes Canyon Road Alternate Bike Routes
Fall Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Acrylics, Mixed Media, and a Special Sneak Peek Exhibit Fall Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Acrylics, Mixed Media, and a Special Sneak Peek Exhibit
Beaverton City Library Hosts Be Your Own Boss Business Series Beaverton City Library Hosts Be Your Own Boss Business Series
Beaverton High School Centennial Celebrated at Annual Community Parade Beaverton High School Centennial Celebrated at Annual Community Parade
Beaverton Celebrates Welcoming Week in September Beaverton Celebrates Welcoming Week in September
Bike Beaverton Features Safety Rodeo for Kids and Community Ride for All Ages Bike Beaverton Features Safety Rodeo for Kids and Community Ride for All Ages
Take Part in September Library Card Sign-Up Month at Beaverton City Library Take Part in September Library Card Sign-Up Month at Beaverton City Library
Farmington Road and Murray Boulevard Intersection Night Work Begins Sept. 5 Farmington Road and Murray Boulevard Intersection Night Work Begins Sept. 5
Apply Now for Diverse Art Offerings Grant Apply Now for Diverse Art Offerings Grant
City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for August 22 - 26 City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for August 22 - 26
Beaverton $100K Startup Challenge Returns Beaverton $100K Startup Challenge Returns
Last Chance to Dance at Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series August 18 Last Chance to Dance at Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series August 18
Expanded Beaverton Night Market Returns August 13 Expanded Beaverton Night Market Returns August 13
Beaverton Police Department Installs Energy Saving Anti-Idle System in Vehicles Beaverton Police Department Installs Energy Saving Anti-Idle System in Vehicles
City of Beaverton Night Paving Planned for July 25 - 29 City of Beaverton Night Paving Planned for July 25 - 29
Beaverton Bakery Celebrates New Look with Ribbon Cutting Beaverton Bakery Celebrates New Look with Ribbon Cutting
Beaverton City Library Hosts Book Club Night Out with Portland Author Ruth Wariner Beaverton City Library Hosts Book Club Night Out with Portland Author Ruth Wariner
Participants of Award-Winning B-SOBR Program Graduate Participants of Award-Winning B-SOBR Program Graduate
Elite Plastics Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary in Beaverton Elite Plastics Celebrates 20 Year Anniversary in Beaverton
Beaverton International Celebration Offers Music, Dance, Exhibits from Around the World Beaverton International Celebration Offers Music, Dance, Exhibits from Around the World
Beaverton Police Captain Jim Monger Named Interim Beaverton Police Chief Beaverton Police Captain Jim Monger Named Interim Beaverton Police Chief
City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for July 11 to 20 City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for July 11 to 20
Staycation at Beaverton City Library: Series of Summer Programs for Adults Staycation at Beaverton City Library: Series of Summer Programs for Adults
Beaverton Night Market Returns This Summer with a Larger Venue and More Vendors Beaverton Night Market Returns This Summer with a Larger Venue and More Vendors
Call to Artists: Bringing Chalk Art to the Beaverton Arts Mix! Call to Artists: Bringing Chalk Art to the Beaverton Arts Mix!
Vendor Applications Open for First Annual Broadway Street Festival Vendor Applications Open for First Annual Broadway Street Festival
Get Groovy at the Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series July 21 Get Groovy at the Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series July 21
Gene Biggi Properties Awarded City's First Food Cart Pod Grant Gene Biggi Properties Awarded City's First Food Cart Pod Grant
Celebrate the Art of Dance Through Beaverton's Ten Tiny Dances Celebrate the Art of Dance Through Beaverton's Ten Tiny Dances
City of Beaverton Awards Community Arts Grants City of Beaverton Awards Community Arts Grants
City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for June 27 to July 1 City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned for June 27 to July 1
Washington County, Cities of Beaverton and Gresham Joint Food Waste Prevention Campaign Wins Award Washington County, Cities of Beaverton and Gresham Joint Food Waste Prevention Campaign Wins Award
Beaverton BOLD Program Wins Public Involvement Award Beaverton BOLD Program Wins Public Involvement Award
Beaverton Police Chief Geoff Spalding Announces Retirement Beaverton Police Chief Geoff Spalding Announces Retirement
Tax Assistance Results in $2.8 Million in Refunds to Beaverton Area Tax Assistance Results in $2.8 Million in Refunds to Beaverton Area
Washington County Invites Proposals for Small Road Improvements Washington County Invites Proposals for Small Road Improvements
Beaverton Central Creekside Redevelopment Moves Forward Beaverton Central Creekside Redevelopment Moves Forward
Beaverton City Council Forwards Public Safety Center Bond Measure to Voters Beaverton City Council Forwards Public Safety Center Bond Measure to Voters
Shakespeare Comes to Beaverton this Summer for A Midsummer Night's Dream Shakespeare Comes to Beaverton this Summer for A Midsummer Night's Dream
Paintings and Prints on Display at Providence St. Vincent June through August Paintings and Prints on Display at Providence St. Vincent June through August
Beaverton City Library Hosts Story Slam: Travel Edition Beaverton City Library Hosts Story Slam: Travel Edition
Beaverton Arts Program Hosts Free Artist Workshops Beaverton Arts Program Hosts Free Artist Workshops
Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 16 Beaverton Third Thursday Outdoor Summer Concert Series Kicks Off June 16
Beaverton City Council Directs Staff to Move Forward with Public Safety Center Bond Measure Beaverton City Council Directs Staff to Move Forward with Public Safety Center Bond Measure
City of Beaverton Presents Annual Art Awards City of Beaverton Presents Annual Art Awards
City Now Accepting Entries to the 59th Annual Beaverton Celebration Parade City Now Accepting Entries to the 59th Annual Beaverton Celebration Parade
Beaverton's Annual Picnics in the Park Series Begins June 13 Beaverton's Annual Picnics in the Park Series Begins June 13
Sexton Mountain Hosts Run with the Eagle 5K, Kids' Fun Run and Wellness Expo Sexton Mountain Hosts Run with the Eagle 5K, Kids' Fun Run and Wellness Expo
City of Beaverton Launches Season of Safety with Cascadia Rising Earthquake Exercise City of Beaverton Launches Season of Safety with Cascadia Rising Earthquake Exercise
Water Leak Incident at The Beaverton Building Water Leak Incident at The Beaverton Building
City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned on Barrows Road from June 6 to 10 City of Beaverton Street Paving Planned on Barrows Road from June 6 to 10
Beaverton City Library Hosts A World Without Secrets: Privacy and Expectations in the United States Beaverton City Library Hosts A World Without Secrets: Privacy and Expectations in the United States
City of Beaverton Conducts Inspections on All City-Maintained Streets City of Beaverton Conducts Inspections on All City-Maintained Streets
Mural Celebrating Beaverton's Diversity will be Unveiled at First Friday Chocolate and Wine Event Mural Celebrating Beaverton's Diversity will be Unveiled at First Friday Chocolate and Wine Event
Revolving Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Photography, Poetry, Paintings Revolving Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Photography, Poetry, Paintings
Beaverton Holds the Line on Tax Rate: Budget Committee Approves 2016-17 Budget Beaverton Holds the Line on Tax Rate: Budget Committee Approves 2016-17 Budget
Media Advisory: Beaverton Drinking Water Safe Media Advisory: Beaverton Drinking Water Safe
Beaverton BOLD Program Welcomes Congresswoman Bonamici Beaverton BOLD Program Welcomes Congresswoman Bonamici
Beaverton's Community Emergency Response Team Holds Mega-Earthquake Disaster Exercise Beaverton's Community Emergency Response Team Holds Mega-Earthquake Disaster Exercise
City Offers Fair Housing Training for Property Owners and Landlords City Offers Fair Housing Training for Property Owners and Landlords
Advisory Committee Recommends Moving Plans Forward for Beaverton Public Safety Center Advisory Committee Recommends Moving Plans Forward for Beaverton Public Safety Center
City Announces Grant Competition for Food Cart Pods in Beaverton City Announces Grant Competition for Food Cart Pods in Beaverton
Community Groups Invited to Apply for Beaverton Immigrant Integration Project Grants Community Groups Invited to Apply for Beaverton Immigrant Integration Project Grants
City of Beaverton Announces Visioning Partners of the Year City of Beaverton Announces Visioning Partners of the Year
Beaverton Arts Commission Presents Music in Small Spaces Flute and Koto Performance Beaverton Arts Commission Presents Music in Small Spaces Flute and Koto Performance
Beaverton Civic Theatre Previews Around the World in 80 Days at Beaverton City Library Beaverton Civic Theatre Previews Around the World in 80 Days at Beaverton City Library
Beaverton Mayor Honored with Heart of Washington County Award Beaverton Mayor Honored with Heart of Washington County Award
City of Beaverton Displays Acrylic Paintings by Young Artist Evan Kennedy City of Beaverton Displays Acrylic Paintings by Young Artist Evan Kennedy
Artists, Performers, Exhibitors Invited to Apply for Beaverton International Celebration Artists, Performers, Exhibitors Invited to Apply for Beaverton International Celebration
Volunteers Invited to Apply for Beaverton Arts Commission Volunteers Invited to Apply for Beaverton Arts Commission
Beaverton City Library Holds Ready Set Kindergarten Series Beaverton City Library Holds Ready Set Kindergarten Series
Beaverton City Library Invites Teens to Submit Ballads to Poetry Contest Beaverton City Library Invites Teens to Submit Ballads to Poetry Contest
Beaverton City Library Hosts Art of the Story Kickoff Story Slam Beaverton City Library Hosts Art of the Story Kickoff Story Slam
Hocken Avenue Closure and Farmington Road Travel Lane Shift Begins April 13 Hocken Avenue Closure and Farmington Road Travel Lane Shift Begins April 13
Beaverton City Councilor Lacey Beaty Recognized as 2016 Outstanding OR Woman Veteran of the Year Beaverton City Councilor Lacey Beaty Recognized as 2016 Outstanding OR Woman Veteran of the Year
Hello Neighbor Project Celebrates Photography and Conversation Around Beaverton Hello Neighbor Project Celebrates Photography and Conversation Around Beaverton
Mayor's Youth Advisory Board Youth Summit Offers Resume, Interview and Networking Workshops Mayor's Youth Advisory Board Youth Summit Offers Resume, Interview and Networking Workshops
Food and Craft Vendors Invited to Apply for Second Annual Beaverton Night Market Food and Craft Vendors Invited to Apply for Second Annual Beaverton Night Market
Beaverton City Library Hosts Preview of 2016 Portland Opera Season Beaverton City Library Hosts Preview of 2016 Portland Opera Season
Beaverton City Library Hosts Free Spring Break Events for Kids and Teens Beaverton City Library Hosts Free Spring Break Events for Kids and Teens
Spring Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Photography and Variety of Painting Styles Spring Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Photography and Variety of Painting Styles
Beaverton City Library Honors Paul Jeffery with Volunteer Service Award Beaverton City Library Honors Paul Jeffery with Volunteer Service Award
Beaverton City Library Hosts Talk on Starting a Vegetable Garden Beaverton City Library Hosts Talk on Starting a Vegetable Garden
Beaverton City Library Hosts Free Discussion About Gender and Society Beaverton City Library Hosts Free Discussion About Gender and Society
Beaverton City Council Passes Resolution in Support of Muslim Community Beaverton City Council Passes Resolution in Support of Muslim Community
Lyrical Strings Duo Performs at Beaverton City Library Lyrical Strings Duo Performs at Beaverton City Library
Beaverton Students Invited to Enter If I Were Mayor Contest Beaverton Students Invited to Enter If I Were Mayor Contest
Beaverton Holds Information Session for Business Improvement Grants Beaverton Holds Information Session for Business Improvement Grants
City Extends Deadline to Apply for 2016 BOLD Program City Extends Deadline to Apply for 2016 BOLD Program
Beaverton Downtown Association Achieves Next Step in Revitalization Efforts Beaverton Downtown Association Achieves Next Step in Revitalization Efforts
Beaverton Plans for Future with Updated Community Vision Beaverton Plans for Future with Updated Community Vision
Beaverton Students Invited to Enter 12th Annual Human Rights Creative Expression Contest Beaverton Students Invited to Enter 12th Annual Human Rights Creative Expression Contest
Beaverton to Host Urban Land Institute Panel on Downtown Redesign Beaverton to Host Urban Land Institute Panel on Downtown Redesign
Beaverton and Westside Agencies to Host Speaker on Urban Planning and Infrastructure Funding Beaverton and Westside Agencies to Host Speaker on Urban Planning and Infrastructure Funding
Arts Groups Invited to Apply for Two Beaverton Grant Programs Arts Groups Invited to Apply for Two Beaverton Grant Programs
Beaverton City Library Hosts Discussion on Income and Wealth Inequality Beaverton City Library Hosts Discussion on Income and Wealth Inequality
Nonprofits Invited to Apply for City of Beaverton Social Service Funding Grants Nonprofits Invited to Apply for City of Beaverton Social Service Funding Grants
Beaverton Students Invited to Apply for Visual and Performing Art Scholarships Beaverton Students Invited to Apply for Visual and Performing Art Scholarships
Beaverton Arts Program Seeks Performers for Ten Tiny Dances 2016 Beaverton Arts Program Seeks Performers for Ten Tiny Dances 2016
Beaverton City Library Hosts Soup and Books with Author Maggie Stuckey Beaverton City Library Hosts Soup and Books with Author Maggie Stuckey
Beaverton Offers Free Tax Help to Low and Middle Income Families Beaverton Offers Free Tax Help to Low and Middle Income Families
Winter Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Mixed Media, Acrylic, Abstract Paintings Winter Art Displays in Beaverton Feature Mixed Media, Acrylic, Abstract Paintings
Beaverton City Library Hosts Story Slam Storytelling Competition Beaverton City Library Hosts Story Slam Storytelling Competition
Experience Flamenco Guitar in Beaverton Experience Flamenco Guitar in Beaverton
Beaverton City Library Hosts Community Discussion about Death and Dying Beaverton City Library Hosts Community Discussion about Death and Dying
Beaverton Toy and Coat Drive a Success Beaverton Toy and Coat Drive a Success
Beaverton Mayor Highlights Successes and Priorities During Annual State of the City Address Beaverton Mayor Highlights Successes and Priorities During Annual State of the City Address
City Announces 2016 BOLD Program for Emerging Immigrant and Refugee Leaders City Announces 2016 BOLD Program for Emerging Immigrant and Refugee Leaders
Farmington Road Traffic Lane Shift Starts This Week Farmington Road Traffic Lane Shift Starts This Week
Beaverton Councilor Appointed to National League of Cities Committee Beaverton Councilor Appointed to National League of Cities Committee
Participants of Award-Winning B-SOBR Program Graduate Participants of Award-Winning B-SOBR Program Graduate
Beaverton Hosts Annual State of the City Address Beaverton Hosts Annual State of the City Address