The Paw

A guide to giving the perfect gift

By Eva McConnell, Staff Writer

December 11, 2014

The holidays are meant for a time of happiness, unity, and harmony, yet is considered to be the most stressful time of year with the panic of getting the perfect gift. If you’re short on money, ideas, or simply don’t know...

Christmas traditions around the world

By Elisabeth White, Staff Writer

December 18, 2013

In America, many cultures celebrate many different holidays, such as Christmas, Kwanzaa, and Hanukkah. However, most Americans and most countries celebrate Christmas. Americans have a lot of Christmas traditions, but other co...

Tigard celebrates the holiday season with spirit week

By Linh Le, Staff Writer

December 16, 2013

Everyone knows that holidays are just around the corner! It’s time to get into the festive mood with this week’s spirit days. It’s hard to wake up on a Monday morning, and it’s especially hard to get out of bed. Lucki...

A Choral to Remember

By Aaron Arechiga, Staff Writer

January 11, 2013

The wonderful lights of the The Grotto’s 25th annual Christmas Festival of Lights lit up many children's eyes on Monday, Dec. 17. The worlds largest Christmas choral festival, located in Portland off of Sandy Blvd, will be open...

Apparently Christmas is the only holiday worth mentioning

By Teddi Faller, Staff Writer

December 21, 2011

Tigard isn't kidding anyone with the title "Holiday Assembly"; the entire assembly was Christmas oriented. I expected mostly Christmas songs and a token Hanukkah song, but even the theme of the assembly was Christmas. Technica...