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Stitched from the heart

On a rainy afternoon in Gresham, a group of volunteer quilters gathered to present their colorful creations to four deserving, local veterans. The Gresham branch

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Guest Column: Honoring Oregon’s veterans

Hailing from each of Oregon’s 36 counties, nearly 150,000 Oregonians served in the armed forces during World War II, according to the Oregon Secretary of

Honing their craft, building community

Seven years ago, Cheri Stuller never imagined the knitting group she began would eventually become the fabric of a small community. Stuller leads a group

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Senior Center hosts Quilts of Valor presentation

A longtime supporter of the Gresham Senior Center was honored alongside other veterans during a Quilts of Valor presentation Sunday afternoon, Nov. 24. Herschel Brown,

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Stella the Riveter

Though thousands of men made great contributions to fighting for our country in the 1940s, there were also many women who did their part while