Monthly Archives: July 2017

Editor’s roundup

With apologies to Leo Tolstoy: All cities gentrify. But each city gentrifies in its own way. I returned last night from a five day trip visiting my daughter in New York City. She is spending the summer in Bushwick, a … Continue reading

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If nothing else, Taggart’s first season won’t be dull – The Register

As a football coach, Willie Taggart seems like a marketing department’s dream. He spits out catch phrases the way some coaches spit out four-letter words. He’s got a smile straight out of a toothpaste commercial. He’s charismatic, quotable and comfortable … Continue reading

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Tumor caused rare disorder for Oregon teacher

MEDFORD, Ore. — Medford resident Betsy Whispell was on her annual wind-surfing vacation on the Oregon Coast last year when a friend she hadn’t seen in a year noticed that her face, hands and feet had grown abnormally large. “I … Continue reading

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Retail-restaurant roundup: The District losing 2 original tenants; ReStore relocating; JCPenney liquidation

The Anthill Pub at UC Irvine is closing and reopening under new operators. (Courtesy Anthill Pub) The Anthill Pub at UC Irvine is closing and reopening under new operators. (Courtesy Anthill Pub)

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WEATHER: Excessive Heat Warning and Excessive Heat Watch

The National Weather Service in Portland has issued an Excessive Heat Watch for the North Central Oregon Coast, which includes Pacific City, and an Excessive Heat Warning, which includes the Central Oregon Coast. But it looks like Lincoln City will … Continue reading

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Oregon Coast’s Newest Hot Attraction: Cannon Beach Escape Room

Oregon Coast’s Newest Hot Attraction: Cannon Beach Escape Room Published 07/31/2017 at 4:43 AM PDT – Updated 07/31/2017 at 4:53 AM PDT By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff (Cannon Beach, Oregon) – Did you know pirates left a treasure in … Continue reading

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Legal pot dealers find home: Oregon’s Cannabis Coast

x Embed x Share CLOSE Since legalization in 2015, recreational marijuana retailers have popped up all along the Oregon Coast. The already tourism-centric economy is finding niche businesses as the pot industry grows. ANNA REED / Statesman Journal Buy Photo … Continue reading

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Marijuana’s legalization fuels black market in other states

x Embed x Share CLOSE For years the only way to get marijuana was to grow it at home illegally or buy it on the black market. But today 205 million Americans live in a state where marijuana is legal … Continue reading

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Legal Pot Dealers Find Home: Oregon’s Cannabis Coast

x Embed x Share CLOSE Since legalization in 2015, recreational marijuana retailers have popped up all along the Oregon Coast. The already tourism-centric economy is finding niche businesses as the pot industry grows. ANNA REED / Statesman Journal Buy Photo … Continue reading

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Alert: Fire weather watch until 11 pm Thursday – Tillamook Headlight

The following is a community notification from Tillamook County Emergency Management: DRY AND UNSTABLE CONDITIONS POSSIBLE OVER THE CASCADES MONDAY AND TUESDAY EXPANDING TO MOST OF NW OREGON AND SW WASHINGTON WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY… …FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM … Continue reading

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