Absolutely! We are always looking to take things to the next level and I am always very excited to meet other savvy women who share similar interests! We should hook up for beer or coffee and chat sometime!
Hi Andrea- thanks for your note! Yes, Lorri is still very actively involved! We started PN together back in Aug of 05. She is my other half in the web world! ;-) I love PDXDog and am really glad to see you here! My Bassets should join your site now!
Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
I run pdxdog™.com, Portland's Social Network for Dog Lovers. I love living in Portland, networking with people and finding common interests. One of the reasons I moved to Portland was for the unique neighborhoods.
I am a practicing social scientist specializing in community collaboration, evaluation, grant planning and results-driven methods to increase resiliency and reduce risk.
I was granted a $3M Community Partnership Grant in CA and evaluated the Advancing Community Policing Grants for COPS/US Justice Department, as a Justice Dept. Fellow
I'm considered creative, innovative, an early adopter and a great member of a smart team. My career has always been challenging and I've always created the job, no job descriptions.
What do you love about Portland?
Portland's Neighborhoods, Friendly People, Restaurants, Walking, Coffee Shops and it's a small town in a little/big city.
I love our city is always ranked as one of the 5 most dog-friendly cities in the United States. Who could ask for more?
Michael Buble′ (he's so romantic, fun and sexy)! I relax with New Age/mellow music and I love "disco" types of music, you know get up and dance!
What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Pearl District because I live there and know it best. I also love Alberta, SW Hills, and learning about all our neighborhoods.
Illimat is the new classic card game created by Keith Baker and presented by the Decemberists! Celebrate the release of the game with members of the Decemberists, artist Carson Ellis, and designer Keith Baker. Learn to play, get your copy of Illimat signed by the creators, and grab some exclusive Illimat items! Learn to play: 6-9 pm. Creator signings: 7-9 pm.See More
Join Marti Mendenhall in this debut performance at the renowned Jack London Revue. Experience Marti's new «Date Night/Body Talks» series at the Jack London Revue with jazz standards and originals themed around love and dating and the ups-and-downs that come along the way. Recently featured in Oregon Music News' «Coffeehouse Conversations,» Marti adds four new originals to this passionate, entertaining show. “Marti is not only a talented singer and writer, but she understands the audience is…See More
Our next round of Ecology Trivia is in just over a month, on December 5! Teams of 5 will face off for glory and prizes. There's a round of kids trivia, too. Buy your tix online & get a free drink:…See More
Mark McMullen, State Economist and Director of the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis, will discuss Oregon's economic challenges. His office provides objective forecasts of the state's economy, tax revenue and population to advance the goals of the Governor, Legislature, state agencies, and the public. Oregon experienced faster economic growth than most other states coming out of the 2007 recession, but significant challenges lay ahead. The budget pressures on the state continue to grow as…See More
This treasured community event is one of the more popular arts fairs in Portland, promoting and celebrating local and student artists and raising money for a beloved Portland school -- da Vinci Arts Middle School.Shop for holiday gifts from fine artists and makers of art, crafts, ceramics, clothing, sculptures, paintings, pottery, photos, soaps and more. Admission is free. There will also be live music, a cafe and student artwork for sale.See More
A selection of graciously decorated neighborhood homes will be on display during the Duniway Holiday Home Tour & Boutique on Friday, December 1, 2017. From historic stunners to modern creations, tour goers will enjoy their visit to impressive homes while supporting Duniway Elementary School. Attendees can also enjoy neighborhood trolley rides and live music. The Home Tour and Holiday Boutique are important fundraisers for Duniway’s PTA. All tour proceeds go directly to Duniway Elementary…See More