"I also am a dog lover in Portland. I would have to agree with some others that I don't think dogs should be allowed in stores that sell food. Even my dog, whom I consider cleaner than some people who wander around the stores, could get a sudden…"
"Public bag stations would be great - I lived in Fairfax, Virginia and I remember those in a lot of parks and that I thought people did use them. Yes, PLEASE scoop your poop and throw the bag away! Someone in my neighborhood uses these blue bags and…"
"I have to say that I agree with this and I don't believe that this in any way "imperils" anyone.
Pets don't belong in the grocery store or restaurants, unless it's an outside cafe or patio. Not wanting them there has…"
"Thanks for the article Lulu. I too am a dog owner and lover who just moved here from, yes, California. Although it's not as pet friendly there, they allow dogs of all sizes in some of their malls which I have mixed feelings about. I worked in a…"
Came across this article in the NY Times this morning. This is, after all, one of the main reasons I moved to Portland, precisely because (I thought) it was so pet-friendly. However, I understand the issues here are broader. Discuss!September 3, 2009Oregon Wants ‘Dog Friendly’ to Be Less SoBy WILLIAM YARDLEYPORTLAND, Ore. — Star stopped to scratch herself beside the carrot ginger soup.“Look at her; she’s the…See More
"Hi Lorri et al,
Thanks for such a nice shout-out about pdxdog.com. I was very happy that we were in the article, felt like a lot of exposure for our little dog-crazy town.
What the reporter failed to say was I only brought Ellie into the Safeway…"
"I would not expect Portland's dog friendly culture to change anytime soon...there are droves of insane pet lovers here (me being one of them). That said, I have never been as bold as to take my dogs into the grocery store...and while they are…"
How are things going? I accidentally deleted your last note with your phone #.Are you settling down yet? I'm on my way. Passed one exam and have one lett. Then I can get a job and a home. I fell in love with a house in Woodlawn, but think it's off the beaten path a bit. Am hoping to be in the NE, pref. Beaumont Village, Alberta, near shops and parks. Give me an update.
Are you officially back from Miami? I accidentally erased your phone #; Mine is 408-528-4413. I found a house i absotely love in the Woodlawn area. Still don't know much about the neighborhood, but the house and those around it are in good shape. It's by Condordia Univ. if that means anything to you. My exams (for massage)are coming up in the next few weeks and that pressure is freaking me out a bit. I must pass, so I can get a job, then a loan for my house. UGH. I want it all NOW. Miss my daughters and pets, but am hanging in there. How bout you?
More than 350 Northwest artists will be showcasing their work in beads, ceramics, fibers, glass, metals and wood at the 2018 Gathering of the Guilds featuring the Oregon Potters Association's Ceramic Showcase.Features: daily art demonstrations, live music, hourly door prizes, family-friendly crafts & education.Event runs from Friday, April 27 to Sunday April 29. Event times vary per day.See More
W2D is pleased to welcome the candidates in the upcoming May primary for Clackamas and Washington County Commission and Metro. They are Joe Buck for Metro, Sonya Fischer for Clackamas County Commission and Kathryn Harrington, Greg Malinowski, and Kimberly Culbertson for Washington County Commission. County Commissioners and Metro officials have a significant impact on our daily lives, however, if there is low voter turnout, a commissioner or Metro candidate, can be elected by receiving…See More
Sebastian Stan (Captain America franchise), the Justice League trio of Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller and Ray Fisher, Ian Somerhalder ("The Vampire Diaries," "Lost"), Dave Bautista (Guardians of the Galaxy), Bonnie Wright (Harry Potter franchise), Billy Boyd (The Lord of the Rings), Joe Flanigan ("Stargate: Atlantis"), Nichelle Nichols ("Star Trek"), Sean Astin (The Lord of the Rings, "Stranger Things") and Thomas Ian Nicholas (Rookie of the Year, American Pie) are among the dozens of celebrities and…See More
Refreshments, prizes and more. Find the perfect gift for that special person for Mother’s Day or unique treasures for yourself!The Sophisticated Beads collection is handcrafted with semi-precious stones accented with a vibrant assortment of gems and sterling silver. Beads On a Mission - One of our specialty jewelry lines include bracelets in which 10% of the proceeds goes to five cancer foundations.We also support Nairobi tribal women in Kenya by purchasing their beads. Stop by and see our…See More
Tera Hurst of Renew Oregon and Nancy J. Hamilton of the Oregon Business Alliance for Climate will discuss Oregon’s Clean Energy Jobs bill with Lisa Adatto, Board Member of Climate Solutions. The Clean Energy Jobs Bill is one of the most important bills in this year’s short legislative session. It puts in place a cap and trade program for carbon emissions, and charges companies that exceed their allowance. These funds pay for the expansion of wind and solar power, public transit and for other…See More
Join us for Katie Scherman + Artists, the third show of our 2017-2018 Dance Performance Season at BodyVox!Katie Scherman, 2009 Princes Grace Award Winner and former BodyVox dancer, premieres her second evening length work, following the success of “Complicated Women” which premiered at Performance Works NW as part of her 2016 Alembic Artist Residency. “To Have It All” is an evening length performance featuring past works by Scherman and a new original work exploring the stories of women as they…See More
Experience a team sport like no other at the 2018 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships, February 22-24 at Veterans Memorial Coliseum. Synchronized skating combines the pageantry and skill of figure skating with the excitement of a team sport. Nearly 1,600 skaters representing 100 of the nation’s top synchronized skating teams will descend on Portland for three days of thrilling competition as they vie for a U.S. Championship title and a spot at the ISU World Synchronized Championships in…See More