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Megan Arambul, center, lead floral designer on Vancouver&rsquo;s Grand Floral Parade float, talks to Michael Walker, left, director of Vancouver&rsquo;s Downtown Association, and Linda Glover, former Vancouver City Council member and director of Divine Consign. The float is Vancouver&rsquo;s first in the parade in 30 years.

Vancouver sends its first float in 30 years to Portland Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade

Megan Arambul, center, lead floral designer on Vancouver&rsquo;s Grand Floral Parade float, talks to Michael Walker, left, director of Vancouver&rsquo;s Downtown Association, and Linda Glover, former Vancouver City Council member and director of Divine Consign. The float is Vancouver&rsquo;s first in the parade in 30 years.

May 31, 2024, 5:52pm Clark County Life

For the first time in 30 years, Vancouver will have a float in the Portland Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade on June 8. Read story

Pure Thai serves Ultimate Pad Thai.

Di Tazza, Hummus Hummus, Pure Thai: Orchards food scene expands with additions to the neighborhood

Pure Thai serves Ultimate Pad Thai.

May 31, 2024, 6:07am Clark County Life

Hummus Hummus, Pure Thai and Di Tazza have moved to Orchards. Loyal customers will be happy to learn they can still get their old favorites. People who live or work in the area and are unfamiliar with these businesses are in for a treat. Read story

This week in Clark County History, May 31, 2024

May 31, 2024, 6:03am Clark County Life

100 years ago Read story

Clark County health inspections, May 20-25

May 31, 2024, 5:00am Clark County Life

For more information, call Clark County Public Health at 564-397-8428 or visit www.clark.wa.gov/public-health/restaurant-inspection. In the health department’s scoring system, the fewer the points, the better. A perfect score is 0. The worst possible score is 418. An establishment with 100 or more points will be closed. Read story

Hazel Ying Lee&rsquo;s 1933 photo for her immigration application to travel to China.

“American Flygirl”: Camas author details Asian American aviator’s refusal to take no for an answer

Hazel Ying Lee&rsquo;s 1933 photo for her immigration application to travel to China.

May 30, 2024, 6:05am Clark County Life

Perhaps the limitless possibilities of America inspired her Chinese-immigrant mother to include Ying, meaning “hero,” in Hazel Ying Lee’s name. Or perhaps it was the certainty that her child would have to fight hard against racial and sex discrimination in order to achieve her dreams. Read story

Members of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra string section perform for students at Skyview High School in February 2022. Arts and concert programming is on the rebound locally, leading to more jobs being added in the sector.

Vancouver Symphony closes out season with Beethoven’s Ninth

Members of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra string section perform for students at Skyview High School in February 2022. Arts and concert programming is on the rebound locally, leading to more jobs being added in the sector.

May 30, 2024, 6:02am Clark County Life

The Vancouver Symphony will close out its 45th season with gusto by performing Beethoven’s Symphony No. 9 this weekend at Skyview Concert Hall. In addition to a very large orchestral ensemble, Music Director Salvador Brotons will cue the Portland Symphonic Choir, soprano Megan Belov, mezzo-soprano Grace Skinner, tenor Katherine Goforth… Read story

Early scenes from historic Parkersville - now known as Parkerville Historical Park, on the shoreline of Washougal.
Roast vegetables with feta cheese and blend them with broth and you&rsquo;ve got soup!

Fabulous Feta: Whirl roasted vegetables with cheese and herbs for scrumptious soup

Roast vegetables with feta cheese and blend them with broth and you&rsquo;ve got soup!

May 29, 2024, 6:02am Clark County Life

I don’t jump on every internet food fad but I occasionally see something that piques my interest. I’m skeptical of any recipe that claims to be the easiest, quickest, most mouth-watering dish ever devised. Most things on YouTube aren’t as life-changing as promised (like the gloopy crock pot cobbler I… Read story

Andrew Okerlund, 20, a 2021 Camas High School graduate, climbs the northeast ridge of Easy Mox in Washington during the summer of 2023.

“100 Summits: Bulgers in a Season”: Documentary about Camas grad ready for screening

Andrew Okerlund, 20, a 2021 Camas High School graduate, climbs the northeast ridge of Easy Mox in Washington during the summer of 2023.

May 28, 2024, 6:02am Clark County Life

It isn’t often that a documentary premieres at the Liberty Theatre in Camas. But when both the subject and the mastermind are both Camas grads, it makes sense. Read story

Fossils like these ammonites and dinosaur bones make up a portion of the inventory at Crystal Cavern in downtown Camas.

Digging into business: Castro’s Minerals finds success at sister store Crystal Cavern in Camas

Fossils like these ammonites and dinosaur bones make up a portion of the inventory at Crystal Cavern in downtown Camas.

May 25, 2024, 6:14am Business

In a world where time is fleeting and objects are made to be discarded, a beautiful rock formed over eons has a certain appeal. You feel as though you’re grasping a small remnant of Earth’s primal forces. Read story