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March 2011 Blog Posts (9)

Oregon Slugs

Slugs....Yes, some of you may think they are cute...but they have a way of making sure you have no foliage in your garden. They also really like your vegetables, and there is nothing like looking forward to a salad in the summer and going out to pick your fresh greens only to find a thousand tiny chunks missing from each and every leaf. Missing leaves I can handle with only a little irritation, it's the poop they leave behind that seals the non-edible deal. As exciting as this may sound,…

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Added by Melissa Moreschi on March 30, 2011 at 10:54am — No Comments

This Weekend in the Garden

  Well...the rain has got to stop sometime, and rumor has it that this weekend is a possibility for some outdoor fun. So put on your gardening shoes and lets talk plants. I am hopeful that you have already spread some of your perfectly winter-long composted material over your vegetable garden. If not, it's not too late. No tilling yet though, you will just end up with clumps of dirt. I like to spread out the compost and let it sit on top of the soil for a few weeks before I start sifting it…

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Added by Melissa Moreschi on March 29, 2011 at 2:40pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, March 26 - April 2, 2011

Hello, Portland!   This Week in Portland, our weekly Portland events blog, has just been posted.  If you're looking for things to do in Portland, you won't want to miss it!

  • Aviary Restaurant in NE Portland
  • Oba and Andina Restaurants in the Pearl District
  • First Friday Central Eastside…
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Added by Lorri E. on March 26, 2011 at 8:30am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, March 19-26, 2011

Hello, Portland and Happy Spring weekend, at last!  Our weekly Portland events blog has just been posted if you're looking for ideas of things to do in Portland this week.  This Week in Portland features:

  • Portland Farmer's Market Opens
  • Portland Spring Flowers
  • Portland Top Ten List
  • Portland Japanese…
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Added by Lorri E. on March 19, 2011 at 8:59am — No Comments

The Oregon Cat Needs Portland to Help Save Feline Lives

As The Oregon Cat nears its First Anniversary with over 500 cats rescued, We look back with great pride and a sense of accomplishment as the rookies on the block. We also look back with great sadness for those we had to say no to, those we were unable to save, and those who had no one there to speak for them. This past year was a good start, but plans for our second year include tripling our rescue numbers and providing rescue and adoption for 1500 cats and kittens. As other feline rescue… Continue

Added by The Oregon Cat on March 15, 2011 at 9:21pm — No Comments

Walk Don't Run

Yesterday I walked a 5K with friends, participating in the 33rd edition of the Shamrock Run. No running for me this time; I didn't adequately prepare (even though I kept saying I was going to train properly for the event, I instead thought about training really hard for weeks; no kidding, I put MAXIMUM effort into thinking about training, but it didn't help at all. So much for visualization!)

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Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on March 14, 2011 at 10:30am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, March 12-19, 2011

Hello, Portlanders.  The weekly Portland events blog, This Week in Portland, has been posted.  Come check it out, this week we've got:

  • The Portland Top Ten List
  • Portland St Patrick's Day Events
  • Shamrock Run
  • Portland Music Events, like Devo at the Crystal Ballroom
  • Portland…
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Added by Lorri E. on March 12, 2011 at 9:19am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland

Happy Weekend and Happy Mardis Gras!  The latest edition of the Portland Oregon Blog is up and ready for your viewing pleasure. This week we cover:

  • Mardis Gras Events
  • Downtown Portland
  • Cherry Blossoms in bloom
  • Portland events
  • The Kenton…
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Added by Angela Higgins on March 5, 2011 at 11:00am — No Comments

Moving to Portland

Hello, I'm planning on moving to Portland, summer 2012.  I live in Central America, so this is a big move for me.  I will be going to Portland in 4 weeks and would like input as to what neighborhoods would be nice to consider living in.  Any help will greatly be appreciated!!

Added by elizabeth krebs on March 1, 2011 at 4:56am — 1 Comment

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Mega Yard Sale @ The Movement Center at 1021 NE 33rd Ave, Portland

October 4, 2014 from 9am to 4pm
We have a Mega Yard, so it's only befitting that we have a Mega Yard Sale! WHAT:  Portland, Oregon   The Movement Center is hosting a Mega Yard Sale on Saturday, October 4th, from 9 am to 4pm. Featured items include furniture, office furniture, professional exercise equipment, kitchen items, tools, electronics, fine and casual clothing for men and women in a wide range of sizes, glassware, folding screen, frames, baskets, garden items and more.  Proceeds from the sale will benefit the…See More
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Bargain Hunting PDX at Red Rose Ballroom

October 11, 2014 from 10am to 5pm
Bargain Hunting PDX is proud to announce its Early Season Spectacular show of 2014.The show will feature 30 Pacific Northwest artisans and locally owned boutiques displaying their handmade wares with a wide selection of items available for sale to the public.The event will take place on Saturday October 11th, 2014 at the fabulous Red Rose Ballroom, 1829 NE Alberta in Portland, OR.Event hours will be from 10:00am to 5:00pm.Bargain Hunting PDX is a locally owned craft and artisan show promotion…See More
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Three Days of Rain at Portland Center Stage

May 17, 2015 at 7:30pm to June 21, 2015 at 9:30pm
Three New Yorkers grapple with the puzzles of family history and the nature of creativity in Greenberg's Pulitzer Prize-nominated play. A year after he disappeared on the day of his father's funeral, Walker Janeway returns to the city. He takes up temporary residence in the studio where thirty-five years earlier his father Ned and Ned's late architectural business partner, Theo, lived and designed the iconic house that would make them famous. Now Walker and his sister Nan meet in the…See More
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The Lion at Portland Center Stage

May 2, 2015 at 7:30pm to June 14, 2015 at 9:30pm
One man, six guitars, and a true story of love, loss, family loyalty and the redemptive power of music. Direct from an award-winning run at the 2013 Edinburgh Fringe Festival, writer/performer Benjamin Scheuer (winner of the ASCAP Cole Porter Award for songwriting) shares his gripping coming-of-age tale. Directed by Sean Daniels, whose work has been seen at The Kennedy Center and Actor's Theatre of Louisville, The Lion is a candid, poignant, charming offering from a next-generation troubadour.See More
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Cyrano at Portland Center Stage

April 4, 2015 at 7:30pm to May 3, 2015 at 9:30pm
The romantic comedy classic Cyrano de Bergerac, in a fresh translation and adaptation by Michael Hollinger (Opus) and Aaron Posner (Sometimes a Great Notion, The Chosen). Set in 17th century France, Cyrano tells the story of a great swordsman with a beautiful soul, who is handicapped by a huge nose that makes him believe he is incapable of being loved by the beautiful Roxane.  When he learns that Roxane and a handsome young soldier named Christian are infatuated with each other, he writes…See More
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The People's Republic of Portland at Portland Center Stage

March 21, 2015 at 7:30pm to April 19, 2015 at 9:30pm
Portland is garnering lots of attention lately—for our leadership in sustainability; for our food scene; for being, well, weird. And now we’ve caught the attention of writer/actor Lauren Weedman. In the few months she spent here in the spring of 2011 performing her play BUST, Lauren’s imagination was captured by all things Portland. And so we asked her to write a play. About Portland. How will this former Daily Show faux-spondent treat us? What does Portland look like through Weedman’s unique…See More
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Other Desert Cities at Portland Center Stage

February 21, 2015 at 7:30pm to March 22, 2015 at 9:30pm
Polly and Lyman Wyeth are a quintessential California success story. Well-connected politically, comfortable financially, and enjoying their retirement years in Palm Springs, where they can still move in the Republican, old Hollywood social circle of their working years. So what if Polly’s sister and former screenwriting partner is a just-out-of-rehab liberal, and their grown children are also ideological opposites from their parents? Well, families accept these differences, don’t they? But…See More
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