Brad Roe Drives By

By ERIKA TOWNEContributor You can hear it coming before you see it. The long, low wail of a siren announces the arrival of the cherry red, 1954 Chevrolet firetruck. Its single dome light spins, adding to the effect as it rolls down the streets of Gresham. By now, many people in town knows what that […]

Hoodview News, July 2021

Our CURRENT Issue: July 2021 This is a replica of the print version that is direct-mailed to over 14,500 homes and business in July, 2021. You can read the stories here as originally presented, or see the text only versions via links from the home page. Please allow a few moments for the on-line version […]

A Case for Patriotism

July 4th marks the 245th birthday of the United States. I confess, I’m patriotic. To read and listen to many media people today, you would almost think that they view patriotism as something low-brow or distasteful. I would think those in the media should be some of the most patriotic of all people. Why? Because […]

November, 2020

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October, 2020

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LOCAL PROFILE: Timberline Meat in Sandy

Sandy’s Timberline Meat offers quality meats and delivery The Sandy-based business has expanded its services during the pandemic By ERIKA TOWNE, Contributor — “It’s not just a normal steak shop.” It’s something the owners and managers of Timberline Meat Company in Sandy hear a lot. On the outside, the building looks like a lot of […]

LETTERS: – November 2020

Son praises Sue Piazza When I was growing up, I was taught that through Christ all people are equal and loved, good luck is on the other side of hard work, and to be kind to others especially to those who themselves are not so kind. These values were instilled into me by my parents. […]

Publisher’s Perspective: A Patriotic November

A Patriotic November Being an American is a wonderful privilege. Spaced throughout this month, we have three key dates to celebrate what it means to be Americans. November 3rd — Election Day On Tuesday, November 3rd, we vote in an election to determine the leaders of our nation for the next two, four, or six […]

COVER STORY: Blake Peterson, Character Counts – November 2020

By ERIKA TOWNE, Contributor —  With the election day just a few days away at the time of this publication, there will be a lot of changes in Gresham. Voters are being asked to choose a new mayor and three city council seats need to be filled. Depending on how the election goes, it could […]

September, 2020

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