"Great photo Lorri! I feel fortunate that I have stood in the end of a rainbow in my front yard on my farm in Kentucky. It was a strange experience, a very unusual one that I will never forget. So, rainbows are one of my favorite things."
I don't know if you have found a place yet or not, but St. John's is a wonderful little community to live. There are many reasonable houses for rent in your price range, good neighbors, very friendly dog community, great…"
Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
Am a 64 year old, divorced, granny who moved here from KY four years ago because my daughters and grandkids live here. I was a legal secretary for over 25 years. Now retired.
What do you love about Portland?
I love the people here, all races and from everywhere you can imagine. Very friendly. I love the MAX. It takes you anywhere. My biggest interest is the mountains and beaches so close with beautiful places to camp and enjoy the outdoors.
Oldies but Goldies, classical, some country.
What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
I love St. John's ...it reminds me of some of my old neighborhoods back home. Love to sit in Patti's and listen to all the stories about St. Johns and some of the people associated with developing the town and the progress it has made.
"If all the animals were gone, man would die from a great loss of spirit", .... Chief Joseph
Thanks for the comment and the good luck. The biggest problem I'm having with picking the right neighborhood is they all look cool. I think the most important thing for me is the schools, that will be the deciding factors. Benson High school looks and sounds great.
J U S T S O L D ! ! After several attempts and never giving up in this insane real estate market, our happy buyers just landed this gorgeous and beautifully updated Victorian style home in the close-in Brooklyn neighborhood. Steps to Brooklyn Park &…See More
DON'T MISS THIS YEARS 36th ANNUAL ABATE / SHRINERS TOY RUN. RAIN OR SHINE --- ALL MOTORCYCLISTS ARE INVITED TO JOIN US ON DEC. 5, 2015 AT THE FRED MEYER CORPORATE PARKING LOT TO PARTICIPATE IN OUR ONGOING SUPPORT OF THE SPECIAL NEEDS CHILDREN AT THE SHRINERS HOSPITAL. THERE WILL BE A RAFFLE DRAWING FOR A NEW HARLEY DAVIDSON MOTORCYCLE --- A SPECIAL MOTORCYCLE PARADE TO THE SHRINERS HOSPITAL --- AND A FUN SANTA PARTY FOR THE CHILDREN AT THE HOSPITAL AS WELL. THE 2015 ABATE / SHRINERS TOY RUN IS…See More
For sleep deprived first timers or Moms with toddlers. This is a great place for moral support, sharing resources, offering encouragement, and learning from each other. All Moms welcome! We could all learn from you experienced expert Moms out there!See More
Soaring rent.Rising costs.Is Portland becoming a gated city?Join a panel of concerned citizens and experts at an event hosted by The Oregonian / OregonLive. Share your concerns and learn what Portland residents can do about the problem.Get ready to tackle the tough questions:- Why are rent and home ownership costs rising?- What are the costs and causes of neighborhood gentrification?- What can policymakers do?- What are the limitations and drawbacks of policy solutions?- And most importantly,…See More
Brown Bag lecture begins at 12 p.m. Light refreshments provided.The road to a stable and prosperous Iraq is fraught with challenges as citizens struggle to survive against a backdrop of political reform, financial crisis, conflict and displacement. Mercy Corps understands the needs and complexities within Iraqi communities and the importance of improving governance in order to reduce support for violent extremism. Join us Wednesday, 11/18, for this noon-time event when we'll hear from Lorina…See More