September 2023

September 2023 articles

­­­Cedar Mill Cider Festival

Get ready for the best Cedar Mill Cider Festival ever! All the traditional activities return, including free fresh cider pressed by Troop 208, from 1000 pounds of apples, this year donated by Market of Choice.

New businesses, new owners!

• American Family Care urgent care grand opening celebration
• Chicken Shanty opens in Oak Hills
New owners
• Pet Barn
• The Wine Cellar

Development News: Hall St. Mixed Use

The “Westgate & Hall Mixed Use Development” would consist of a new seven-story mixed-use building partially located in the floodway fringe.

CPO News September 2023

• CPO 1 September Meeting: Water update
• Neighborhood meetings: Peterkort

Road News

• West Union culvert replacement
• Murray night paving
• Local streets paving

Nature & Garden News September 2023

• Washington County Master Gardener programs
• Cedar Mill Volunteer Tree Planting
• Treekeepers of Washington County
• September Gardening Calendar
• Audubon programs and information

Clothes for Kids

They let us know that they are particularly low on shoes for elementary students, sizes 11-4, and coats sizes 7 and up. We will collect items at the Cider Festival booth at the Cedar Mill Farmers Market on September 16 if you prefer to drop them by.


• George Choban, July 13,1929-September 9, 2022
• Sam Bosch, December 24, 1934 – July 29, 2023
• Lois Elaine Findley Taylor, November 30, 1933-June 11, 2023

Community News September 2023

• Master Recycler Class
• Beaverton’s Boards and Commissions Applications
• Christ UMC 60th Birthday
• Cedar Mill Community Club updates
• Musical Playground
• Cedar Mill Preschool
• Loaner life jackets sponsored by NSF-NW
• Tualatin Valley Creates
• Viva Village News
• Modern Square Dance Lessons
• Community Partners for Affordable Housing is Celebrating 30 Years!
• Misinformation, Fake News and Political Propaganda
• Golden Anniversary

Business News September 2023

• Bethany Village’s Oktoberfest
• Oak Hills Concert featuring Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band
• CMBA September Meeting
• Fall Open House
• Village Gallery of Arts news
• Back to School Savings Strategies by Sunset Credit Union
• Learn to support your liver and gallbladder
• Cedar Mill Farmers Market
• Cedar Mill’s real estate market: prepping your home to sell in 2024
• Potters’ Fall Fair

Park News September 2023

• Two new Rec Mobiles funded
• THPRD Fall registration is going on now!
• Join the Levy Task Force
• Bonamici assisting THPRD in grant request for emergency shelter funding
• Join us during Welcoming Week for Zumba from Around the World!
• Volunteer at Jackie Husen Park Community Garden
• Volunteer for Jackie Husen Dog Park project
• Hillsboro Parks events
• Portland Opera a la Carte presents “Romeo & Juliet”

Don’t rest on your laurels

Cherry laurels, or English laurels (Prunus laurocerasus) have glossy evergreen leaves, grow rapidly under most conditions, make good hedges, and sport upright clusters of white flowers in spring. What’s not to like about that? 

Library News September 2023

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• All ages
• Kids
• Teens & Tweens
• Adults
• Save year-round through Second Edition Resale!
• Library Book Sale