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Teirsa Belvin, left, and Dana Walkinshaw, center, negotiate their purchases of some furniture at the NW’s Largest Garage Sale in 2018.
Whether served as a sandwich, in a wrap or eaten straight out of the bowl, this chicken salad is full of sweet surprises.

Sandwiches on the Sweet Side

Whether served as a sandwich, in a wrap or eaten straight out of the bowl, this chicken salad is full of sweet surprises.

April 13, 2022, 6:02am Clark County Life

When my husband, Simon, and I were just married, he worked in Hollywood as an assistant director on low-budget films. “Low budget” at that time didn’t mean $5 million as opposed to $50 million. It meant a budget in the mere thousands, 18-hour workdays and deferred pay, assuming the movie… Read story

Underlying the shiny, brassy sound of the many marching bands in the Hazel Dell Parade is the organizational labor and data mangament of of Jody and Matt Gohlke at Music World.

Hazel Dell Parade of Bands returns in May

Underlying the shiny, brassy sound of the many marching bands in the Hazel Dell Parade is the organizational labor and data mangament of of Jody and Matt Gohlke at Music World.

April 13, 2022, 6:01am Clark County Life

The Hazel Dell Parade of Bands will return May 21 after a two-year hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read story

VSO accepts applications for Young Artists Competition

April 12, 2022, 4:53pm Clark County Life

The Vancouver Symphony Orchestra is accepting applications from all 50 states for its 28th Annual Young Artist Concerto Competition. Read story

An unidentified airman conducts service on one of four retrofitted Douglas torpedo planes that landed at the Vancouver Barracks Aerodrome (now Pearson Field) in March 1924. A partial world flight logo appears on the plane's body on the right. Four cruisers carrying a pilot and a mechanic started the trip. Two cruisers, but no men, were lost during the 175-day global flight.

Clark County History: First Transworld Flight

An unidentified airman conducts service on one of four retrofitted Douglas torpedo planes that landed at the Vancouver Barracks Aerodrome (now Pearson Field) in March 1924. A partial world flight logo appears on the plane's body on the right. Four cruisers carrying a pilot and a mechanic started the trip. Two cruisers, but no men, were lost during the 175-day global flight.

April 10, 2022, 6:05am Clark County Life

Escorted by five Curtiss JN-4s from Pearson Field, four specially outfitted Douglas World Cruisers stopped in Vancouver on St. Patrick’s Day, 1924. Mayor N.E. Allen closed all government offices so employees could join the enormous crowd that included Portlanders. Even the Prunarians showed up in uniform. Each cruiser painted yellow… Read story

Check It Out: All about 80 in honor of birthday

April 10, 2022, 6:05am Clark County Life

I have a family member turning eighty this month, and you know what? Reaching the excellent age of eighty is no small feat! As I get older, reaching decade milestones whether I want to or not, I find that there is a great gift in aging. Sure, there are aches… Read story

Everybody Has a Story: Best seats in house for buying in early

April 10, 2022, 6:03am Clark County Life

The 1994 World Cup soccer championship was coming to Los Angeles, my hometown. Read story

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Get your fill of Easter fun: Have an egg-citing time at Clark County egg hunts

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April 10, 2022, 6:02am Clark County Life

If spring is your thing, then this is an especially good season to celebrate. It’s been a long, dismal winter on many counts, but nature has continued on its optimistic course, nursing bulbs and buds that are now bursting into flower. The daffodils remind us that it’s time for hope… Read story

Energy Adviser: Small businesses can lower power bill

April 9, 2022, 6:02am Clark County Life

Big or small, the businesses in Clark County are as unique as the people who created them, but, whether they’re baking cakes or building ships, all want to keep their costs low and their electric service reliable. Read story

Gardening with Allen: Timing key when pruning shrubs

April 9, 2022, 6:02am Clark County Life

I didn’t get around to trimming my overgrown shrubs last fall. Should I prune them now or should I wait until later? I plan to use my new power clippers. Read story