Day: September 25, 2017

With big second half, Celtics run past McKay

By DEREK WILEY Of the Keizertimes SALEM—McNary senior Hakam Nagra could not remain silent as the Celtics went into halftime trailing at McKay. “When I saw the potential that we had, we weren’t living up to it, it just lit something in me,” Nagra told the Keizertimes after the game. “I just let it all out, everything I had to say. I had to motivate my team. I had to get them going. I saw that they were a little flat. This football team, I’ve never had better chemistry with. We’re all a bunch of brothers. We go to...

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Keizer Station Hop Jacks will open next spring

By ERIC A. HOWALD Of the Keizertimes Keizerites will have a new option for burgers and brew come spring 2018. Hop Jacks, a Washington-based chain specializing in American comfort food, is currently building one of its newest locations on the corner of Ulali Drive North and Keizer Station Boulevard. “We selected Keizer because of its general proximity to I-5 and the mix of businesses in the center,” said founder Mark Eggen. “We have signed a lease in the Sherwood neighborhood, and are actively pursuing several opportunities throughout the Portland and Willamette Valley areas.” The Keizer location will be the...

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