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October 2011 Blog Posts (8)

Shadow and Light

Happy Halloween, kids! May your costumes be original and hand-made and your frights bedevil in only the most wholesome of ways. Cavort in your whimsical finery, or out of it, I don't judge. Occupy Your Sidewalks, hang upside-down from the trees and chant “Nine Nine Nine!” (yeah, it's stupid, Michelle Bachmann might be the only one to get it, and that's not exactly a “win”). Whatever. ENJOY, is what I'm saying.

Halloween has always been my favorite holiday. Not for trick-or-treating… Continue

Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on October 30, 2011 at 12:20pm — No Comments

Portland Blog - This Week in Portland, October 29 - November 5, 2011 - Portland Events & More

Welcome to the weekly edition of This Week in Portland, our Portland events blog with a rundown of fun things to do in Portland each week.  This week we've got:


  • Portland Halloween Events and Portland Day of the Dead Celebrations
  • Portland Top Ten List - Indoor things to do in Portland this week
  • Portland Events…

Added by Lorri E. on October 29, 2011 at 6:48am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 22 - October 29 2011

Another weekend rolls in bringing another edition of our Portland blog!  This weekend we cover: 


  • TONS of Portland Halloween events
  • OccupyPortland and the Nations 2nd Angriest City
  • The Portland Photo of the Week gets treated to Powells Books- is it yours?
  • The Southwest Hills Real Estate Report
  • Waldport…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 22, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 15 - October 22 2011

Welcome to another weekend and another edition of our Portland blog


This weekend we cover:


  • The top ten local guides in Portland
  • The Portland Photo of the Week
  • Portland Pumpkin Farm & Twilight Maze
  • The October Portland Real Estate Report
  • The Fright House
  • Crabbing on the coast
  • South Beach Fish…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 15, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments


Terrific. I have my first cold of the season.


Colds are in a way worse than influenza (to my mind) because I can't justify staying home from work just because I'm annoyed. Flu takes me down hard and I don't feel badly at all staying home bundled up in my Snuggie sipping home remedies and watching what I like to call “unemployed TV” (which back in the day featured “ChiPS” and “Love Boat”…


Added by Rob Creighton Garrison on October 9, 2011 at 11:32am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 8 - October 15 2011

Brrrrr! Welcome to an early PDX winter and another edition of our Portland Blog!  This week we cover:


  • The Mill Park neighborhood report
  • Portland events happening this weekend or soon thereafter
  • Best deals in Portland real estate this week
  • The history of Portland, Oregon
  • The Portland Photo of the Week
  • The top 10 in PDX this week -…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 8, 2011 at 7:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland October 1 - October 8 2011

Whoa, October-- here so fast! October 1 marks our latest edition of the Portland Blog and this week we cover:

  • Does it Rain in Fair PDX? 
  • Portland Events -- this weekend or coming up!
  • The Portland Photo of the Week gets treated to....?
  • The Best Portland Neighborhoods
  • The Top Ten: Where to take a visitor or brand new PDXer
  • The Roseway…

Added by Angela Higgins on October 1, 2011 at 9:54am — No Comments

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