"Hello St. John's! The Sitton PTA is holding our annual Spring Carnival on June 5th 1-4pm. We are in need to volunteers to help this community event go smoothly. Let me know if you would like to help out! Thanks!"
"Angela is right on about this but as an alternate - and I've done this - if you DO drive you can park in OMSI's parking lot and walk along the Eastbank Esplanade to find a spot (it gets crowded fairly early). The key is to get the hell out…"
I would take the train (or ride your bike) down to the Tom McCall waterfront and saddle up to watch the fireworks at the blues festival where the admission is canned food and a few dollars-- all of which goes to the Oregon Food Bank.…"
This is our first year in Portland and was wondering if someone could give me advice on where to go watch fireworks for the 4th of July. I don't really feel like paying to watch. We live in St. John's. Is Pier Park way too far away to see anything? How is it taking the train downtown to watch? When should we leave to go downtown if that's where we need to go?
"My husband and I moved up here in January from Las Vegas. We check craigslist a couple of times a day. There's new postings everyday. Right when we thought we found the perfect home the next we check on it it would be rented out already. But…"
Looking for fun things to do with the kids? Let’s share information about Portland area baby/toddler/kid friendly places, activities, events, music, and restaurants. Maybe even meet for an occasional walk with the strollers for us new parents!See More
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