PortlandNeighborhood.com

Welcome to YOUR Portland Neighborhood Community

May 2013 Blog Posts (9)

Color Me PDX

See that? That's my attempt to photograph something truly marvelous while out with my camera in the Belmont area this last weekend. As you can see, I failed mercilessly. Remember last week when I complained that the rain (or, rather, my inability to plan and adapt to conditions) messed up my…

Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on May 30, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Weekend in Portland

Hey Portlandia!  The Weather Godz say you may be able to put your raft away and start using the pavement again-- the rain may end this weekend. For a few minutes, at least...

This weekend we have a fun-filled Portland blog for you-- here's the run down:

  • The Mighty Rose Parade - she is here and you will attend!
  • The Portland Photo of the Week gets treated…
Continue

Added by Angela Higgins on May 24, 2013 at 11:01pm — No Comments

Best Laid Plans, or No They Weren't

You know how a writer's chief complaint is usually blank-page syndrome and the struggle to drum up something to write about?

Well, today's entry is pretty easy and photo-intensive, because I spent a considerable amount of time yesterday gathering local color and some snaps of Southeast Belmont Avenue and Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard, in preparation for updating PortlandNeighborhood.Com's neighborhood pages.…

Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on May 23, 2013 at 11:06am — No Comments

Portland Blog: Kenton Street Fair and more!

Hey PDX! It's the WEEKEND! Wooot!  We have a great blog for you this weekend! 

  • Portland Photo of the Week gets treated to...Powells Books
  • Great home deals from amazing musician/Realtor Ross Seligman
  • Rob muses on the movies
  • Awesome events like...the Kenton Street Fair this weekend!
  • Portland video of the week and the bounty of the…
Continue

Added by Angela Higgins on May 18, 2013 at 12:23am — No Comments

Let's Go Out To The Movies!

I used to go to the movie theater every week when I was a kid, sometimes twice a week if I (meaning my parents) could afford it. If it had spaceships and monsters or ghosts or aliens in it, I wanted to see it. I even managed, at the age of 14, to get into an R-rated horror film called Wicked, Wicked (and I did myself no favors, because it was a terrible movie that no quantity of bare breasts could improve, but nevertheless haunted me for weeks afterward).…

Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on May 16, 2013 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Weekend in Portland

Hola PDX! Welcome to the weekend and another edition of our Portland blog. If you're not enjoying your garden or sitting in the sun enjoying a brew, you're probably at the St Johns Street Fair and Bizarre or trying to recover from, and rally for another day of, the Whiskeyfest! 

Come enjoy our latest blog covering:

  • Great PDX events!
  • Garrison muses on…
Continue

Added by Angela Higgins on May 11, 2013 at 11:04am — No Comments

Morning Walk

I've lately been suffering from a combination of schedule-fu and malaise, and perhaps just a touch of early spring laziness. For sure my energy has been oscillating like mad, accompanied by a very slight scratchiness in the throat and a head that feels loosely weighted by unsecured ballast. I can only assume, being exposed to school-age kids often these days, that I have run afoul of some invisible wiggly menace.

Because of this off-kilterness I've been less active, and naturally this…

Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on May 9, 2013 at 3:26pm — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland, May 4, 2013. Fun in the Sun!

Hello,Portlanders.  Our weekly Portland events blog has just been posted.  It's supposed to be sunny and eighty degrees in Portland this weekend, so get out there and enjoy the nice weather!

This Week in Portland we've got:

  • Cinco de Mayo Fiesta
  • Portland Fountains
  • Featured Portland…
Continue

Added by Lorri E. on May 4, 2013 at 8:07am — No Comments

Shades of Sunshine

The first tour we took of Portland after having moved here from the Dallas area, I found myself blinking and squinting more than usual.

I don't suffer allergies, but I thought the sudden eye sensitivity might have to do with some airborn microfuzzy to which my system was unfamiliar.  I knew that a lot of people had problems with pollen and wondered if I had finally been introduced to a variety that found Garrison membranes irresistable.  My father was susceptible to…

Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on May 2, 2013 at 4:55pm — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

Latest Activity

Willamette Women Democrats posted an event

Clean Energy Jobs Bill: Curbing Pollution Creates Clean Energy Solutions at Celebrate Conference Center

February 8, 2018 from 4pm to 6pm
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
4 hours ago
BodyVox posted an event
Thumbnail

Katie Scherman + Artists | BodyVox Dance Performance | Mar. 22 - 24, 2018 at BodyVox Dance Center

March 22, 2018 at 7:30pm to March 24, 2018 at 9pm
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
20 hours ago
Oregon Sports Authority posted an event
Thumbnail

2018 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships at Veterans Memorial Coliseum

February 22, 2018 to February 24, 2018
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
Jan 9
Don Pierce posted events
Jan 9
Tamara Gilbert posted an event
Thumbnail

PDX Asian Food Market Tour at Portland area restaurant

February 10, 2018 from 11am to 3pm
Join Chef2Go’s tour of Portland’s east side Asian food markets. Just in time to take advantage of Lunar New Year specialties to usher in the Year of the Dog. Explore some of the best mom and pop markets to shop for fresh, inexpensive produce, seafood, spices, and other Asian food. Chef Surja generously shares recipes and tips on purchasing the right ingredients for making great Asian dishes. Tour starts with a fabulous gourmet Chinese banquet. WHERE:         Notification after…See More
Jan 8
Portland Center Stage posted events
Jan 4
Ann Singer posted an event
Thumbnail

Truth and Dare improvisational comedy and stories at Sellwood Playhouse

January 26, 2018 at 7:30pm to January 27, 2018 at 8:30pm
Rogue Pack returns to Fertile Ground with "Truth AND Dare." Foster girls ages 10-18 return to Sellwood Playhouse for an evening of storytelling and improvisational comedy. Rogue Pack teens from Boys & Girls Aid give voice to their truths and dare to improvise, taking the stage with original and biographical writing, dare to peel away society and labels, facing the unknown while collaborating with audiences.Bring suggestions and Rogue Pack will dare to be truthful, and create new works……See More
Jan 2
Willamette Women Democrats posted an event
Thumbnail

ACLU: "They Report to You" at Celebrate Conference Center

January 11, 2018 from 4pm to 6pm
  ACLU:  "They Report to You"      Daniel Lewkow of ACLU Oregon will speak about the ACLU’s “They Report to You” campaign, a major initiative to make Oregon's criminal justice system more effective, fair and accountable. Most people don’t know who their district attorney is much less how much power they have in the Oregon criminal justice system. But because they are elected officials, voters can elect DAs who will reform the system to be fairer and more accountable. This campaign gives voters…See More
Dec 26, 2017

Badge

Loading…

Powell's Books Picks

© 2018   Created by Lorri E..   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service