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Sue Vorenberg

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Sick Canadian cherry trees along Ward Road replaced

By Sue Vorenberg December 17, 2014 6 a.m.

Marilyn Eaton always loved the way the rows of Canadian cherry trees, with their red leaves, matched the changing colors of the ivy each fall along Ward Road.

Growing a Christmas tradition

By Sue Vorenberg December 12, 2014 6 a.m.

On a chilly early December afternoon, Glen Thornton stood by the barn on his Christmas tree farm and proudly pointed out his "marriage-saving tree stand."

Portland man buys Luepke Florist, its art deco building

By Sue Vorenberg December 8, 2014 4:28 p.m.

Bruno Amicci has a deep fascination with the 1930s and with the art, film and culture from a time when America — even after being knocked around in the Great Depression — retained a profound sense of inventiveness and optimism.

Bits 'n' Pieces: Legend of Krampus to hit the air

By Sue Vorenberg December 6, 2014 6 a.m.

Yes, Virginia, there is an Anti-Claus.

Come sail away with Christmas ships

By Sue Vorenberg December 5, 2014 6 a.m.

The Christmas Ships parade and its array of colorfully decorated boats is one of the annual highlights of the holiday season in Vancouver.

Census: Clark County incomes outpace U.S., on average

By Sue Vorenberg December 4, 2014 5:40 p.m.

Clark County residents had better incomes on average than their national counterparts, but they also paid more for rent and mortgages, according to new data released by the U.S. Census Bureau.

Judge upholds ban on marijuana businesses in Clark County

By Sue Vorenberg December 4, 2014 2:29 p.m.

A marijuana ban in Clark County was upheld by a Cowlitz County judge Wednesday, making it the fourth court to do so.

Statewide, pot sales set record on day before Thanksgiving

By Sue Vorenberg December 2, 2014 12:08 p.m.

Forget "Green Friday" — there's a new record-breaking shopping day for recreational marijuana in Washington.

Off Beat: 'Weird Dude,' 'Wild' woman: a memorable meeting

By Sue Vorenberg December 1, 2014 6 a.m.

Dan Considine's scene in "Wild" may be small, but filming with Reese Witherspoon left an impression on the actor that he won't soon forget.

Is Clark County ready for its close-up?

By Sue Vorenberg November 30, 2014 6 a.m.

With more than 100 million online video views, 190,000 subscribers and a new Hollywood book and movie deal, the Vancouver-made "The Haunting of Sunshine Girl" may be the city's most successful film and video project ever.

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