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RIDGEFIELD: First-graders in Brigid Tayloris Class at Union Ridge Elementary School have art on display at the Liberty Theater and Seasons Coffee Shop, inspired by a lesson about bats.

Teachers find ways to display students’ art without classroom

RIDGEFIELD: First-graders in Brigid Tayloris Class at Union Ridge Elementary School have art on display at the Liberty Theater and Seasons Coffee Shop, inspired by a lesson about bats.

November 7, 2020, 5:51am Community

RIDGEFIELD — Those popping into Seasons Coffee Shop for a cup of Joe can find delight in something on the walls: bats, in art form. Read story

Volunteer helps clean up park to help lose weight

November 7, 2020, 5:42am Community

HEARTHWOOD — The pandemic didn’t stop Karen Bean from staying active. The lone volunteer has been cleaning and weeding Hearthwood Park every day “since they closed the gym,” according to friend Laura Albright. Read story

Alumni group holds hygiene, toilet paper drive

November 7, 2020, 5:42am Community

MEADOW HOMES — Fort Vancouver High School alumni group Trappers4Trappers recently “TP’d the Fort,” or rather, held a hygiene and toilet paper drive for the Family Community Resource Center on Monday. Read story

Volunteer opportunities

November 7, 2020, 5:26am Community

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Children trick-or-treat in a different way

November 7, 2020, 5:21am Community

WASHOUGAL — More than 600 children around Washougal had the opportunity to visit the city’s annual Pumpkin Harvest Festival. Read story

WSU Vancouver professor honored

November 7, 2020, 5:18am Community

SALMON CREEK — Dr. Connie Kim Yen Nguyen-Truong, an assistant professor at WSU Vancouver’s College of Nursing, was recently honored with the Excellence and Innovation in Teaching Award from the American Association of Colleges and Nursing. Read story

Bridge the Gap receives donation of stuffed animals

October 31, 2020, 6:00am Community

EAST VANCOUVER — Though it was his birthday, Alan Morasch, president of IMC360 Association Management, a business management consultant, donated a collection of more than 200 stuffed animals to Bridge the Gap, a community outreach program to help abused children in Clark, Cowlitz and Skamania counties. Read story

Friends of the Carpenter reopens, raises funds

October 31, 2020, 6:00am Community

FRUIT VALLEY — Faith-based day shelter Friends of the Carpenter has made strides during the pandemic, recently raising $23,237 during the Give More 24! fundraising campaign for local nonprofits on Sept. 24. Read story

Salmon Creek Lions Club hosts shred event, receives donations

October 31, 2020, 6:00am Community

SALMON CREEK — The Salmon Creek Lions Club held a free shred event for community members to dispose of sensitive documents, as well as raise donations for the club. Read story

Students collect socks for those in need

October 31, 2020, 5:55am Community

RIDGEFIELD — Students in the Reaching Independence through Structured Education, or RISE, class at Union Ridge Elementary School recently held a sock drive to help families in need at the Ridgefield Family Resource Center. Read story