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Jean Anne Hadley of Silverton left this world for her heavenly home on Aug. Her children and grandchildren were the light of her life. Jason Franz took up skateboarding when he was only four years old in an attempt to make friends with the older kids on his block. Now — 39 years later — the year-old still skateboards several times a week, sharing his love for the sport with those in the community of Silverton through his store — Fall Line Sports — and through the Silverton Skatepark, which he helped bring to fruition in The Kennedy and Silverton cross country teams have, like many of us in Oregon, been battling smoke and unhealthy air… in addition to the usual challenge for the high-schoolers of getting in shape for the season.

Oregon School Activities Association rules have resulted in some canceled outside workouts. I should clarify that statement. I like most noise. As a guy who has lived and worked in big and small cities — and places where there are no cities at all — the sounds of people are, to me at least, comforting. Otherwise, I like noise. As a parent, silence was always worrisome to me. When the kids were little, the quieter it was in the house, the more I worried. For a parent, silence is the equivalent of a police siren.

The proposal, referred for approval to the council by the city planning commission after two sessions of public testimony in the spring, continues to generate concerns and occasional heated comments. Because most of Oregon — including Silverton — is experiencing drought conditions the city has entered voluntary water curtailment mode. Silver water customers are currently using about 3. City park irrigation systems will be operated to achieve maximum efficiency based upon data from their on-site weather station.

Hydrant and water line flushing shall be limited to essential needs. Siblings, Maria, Sarah and Benjamin. Silverton resident Jonathan Valladares reached the highest rank of scouting, earning his Eagle Scout designation, and was recognized for the accomplishment during an Eagle Scout Court of Honor, July 21 at St.

Samuel Anthony Linn was born in Woodburn on Nov.. Edith Kapka, age , of Mount Angel, died peacefully of natural causes on July 28 with her family by her side. Her husband John, to whom she was married for 44 years, preceded her in death, as did three of her 10 children, daughter Georgette Marie, and sons Ladis Joseph and Emeric William.

Educated in Budapest and Antwerp, Belgium, Edith had an inquisitive scholarly mind and was an avid reader, especially of books about history and science. She was fluent in five languages: Hungarian, French, German, Flemish and English. Upon graduating from the gymnasium, Edith took classes in child development at a college in Antwerp.

This led to employment as a governess to three children of a Belgian family. He was born in Portland, Oregon on Aug. He had two sisters, Charlotte and Kathryn, and a brother Glenn, all deceased. Proudly Reporting Community News and. Employing Community Members Since Our mission is to provide a quality newspaper for the towns of Maywood, Rochelle Park and Saddle Brook, New Jersey and to provide truthful and accurate journalism in our publication to the best of our ability.

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