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See how hundreds of volunteers built Turner Creek Park's new playground in one day, with financial help from sponsors and a grant from the nonprofit KaBOOM!
Hillsboro-area students and teachers can look forward to faster, more reliable internet connectivity in schools and classrooms by the end of 2019. The reason: Hillsboro School District (HSD) and the City of Hillsboro have agreed to team up to connect every HSD school by next year.
October is Hillsboro Arts Month, kicking off with a day of music and entertainment at ArtFest on the Plaza, September 22, 9 am – 1:30 pm, at the Tom Hughes Civic Center Plaza in Hillsboro.
08/24/2018 3:33 pm
Ryan Smith has a vision for how Hillsboro can maintain its quality of life in the future. He's part of the Hillsboro Youth Advisory Council (YAC) subcommittee on sustainable shopping.
Fire Chief David Downey swore in eight new Firefighters and one Training Captain during a badging ceremony this week that also included award presentations.
Have an idea for starting your own business, but don’t know where to get started? It may be time to meet Laura Kubisiak.
The Hillsboro Public Library has been selected by the American Library Association as one of only 100 American libraries to take part in the Great Stories Club, a nationwide reading and discussion program for underserved teens.
You can search the web and check your email with a free internet connection to the HiHillsboro WiFi network. Find out where the WiFi coverage will expand next in Hillsboro.
08/07/2018 8:00 pm
Drivers, bicyclists, pedestrians, and public transit riders were all represented among the nearly 1,300 comments collected.
Newly released data from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) shows the Hillsboro community voluntarily purchases more than 1.7 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh) of green power each year – the most in the nation.
City of Hillsboro residents love the Hillsboro Public Library, and it shows in the voting for the 2018 Best of Hillsboro Awards.
Homelessness is not a new issue, but as it has become more visible in our region, the City of Hillsboro has dedicated additional resources.
Hillsboro’s favorite free outdoor movie series is making the move from the Civic Center Plaza to Hillsboro parks on Friday nights this August.
07/12/2018 4:40 pm
Volunteers are needed this summer as the City of Hillsboro Parks & Recreation Department organizes a KaBoom! playground build.
07/12/2018 11:53 am
Beginning July 1 this year, the clock began ticking on stiffer penalties for Oregon's distracted drivers.
07/11/2018 8:35 am
The 14th annual Celebrate Hillsboro on Saturday, July 21, celebrates the best of our community, our people, and the connections we share.
Cornelius Pass Road is open south of TV Highway, extending to Blanton Street, which now connects 67th Avenue (formerly 229th Avenue) and 209th Avenue.
07/10/2018 3:25 pm
2018 applications are due by Monday, July 23, at 5 pm. “The Academy is the single best thing I’ve done since moving here,” said 2017 Academy graduate Elizabeth Case.
The Hillsboro City Council observed a moment of silence in recognition of former Mayor Shirley Huffman’s life and her remarkable contributions to the community during the Council meeting on Tuesday, July 3.
Known for his outgoing personality, his candid talk, and his love of Hawaiian shirts, Dixon oversaw the Building, Planning, Public Works, and Water departments at a time when Hillsboro experienced substantial economic growth and continued demand for additional housing.