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December 2011 Blog Posts (6)

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 31, 2011 - Happy New Year 2012!

Happy New Year, Portlanders!  Our weekly Portland blog is posted:  This Week in Portland


  • Portland New Year's Eve Parties, old and new
  • Featured Portland Events
  • Portland Photo of the Week and 2011 Photographers of the Year
  • Richmond Neighborhood Report
  • Portland Top Ten…

Added by Lorri E. on December 31, 2011 at 6:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 23 - December 31

Hey Portland! An early edition of the PortlandNeighborhood weekly blog is out!  Read the blog to learn:



  • Who gets treated to Coava Coffee for submitting the best Portland Photo this week
  • What the best places to go see Christmas lights and other holiday events
  • Portlandia Season 2!
  • Winter Solstice and the shortening of the night
  • Ross…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 23, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 17 - December 25

The countdown to 2012 has begun and one of the last Portland blogs of 2011 is online and ready! 

This week, we cover:

  • Recycling and Composting
  • The Portland Photo of the Week
  • The Woodlawn Neighborhood Real Estate Report
  • Awesome Portland events such as: Ghost Ships, Zoo Lights, Tannenbaum Madness and more!
  • Portland…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 17, 2011 at 10:00am — No Comments

Home for The Holidays has Special Meaning for The Cats at The Oregon Cat Project

The cats and kittens at The Oregon Cat Project disagree with the old adage that every time a bell rings an angel gets their wings.  For them, every time a bell rings, one of them potentially gets a new home.  The bell would be the one on The Oregon Cat’s adoption center door.  Hundreds of kittens have gone home this year, but the job is not done yet, as over 100 more wait and their only holiday wish is for a home, their forever home.…


Added by The Oregon Cat on December 14, 2011 at 8:52am — No Comments

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 10 - December 17

Welcome to another weekend and another edition of the Portland Blog! This week, we cover:

  • Christmas! Where to go and what to see from the Zoo Lights, to Christmas Ships, Peacock Lane and more! 
  • The Portland Photo of the Week wins a trip to Coava Coffee Roasters
  • Caring for your backyard birds
  • December 2011 Portland Oregon Real Estate Market…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 10, 2011 at 10:31am — 1 Comment

Portland Blog: This Week in Portland December 3 - December 10

The weather outside is frightful, but the fire is so delightful...



Another edition of our weekly Portland blog is up and ready for you to feast your eyes on! This week we cover:


  • The great outdoors & great books on the topic - enter to win a Portland book giveaway!
  • Tons of great Portland events - holiday and more!
  • The…

Added by Angela Higgins on December 2, 2011 at 6:30pm — No Comments

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

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PDX Asian Food Market Tour at Portland area restaurant

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Truth and Dare improvisational comedy and stories at Sellwood Playhouse

January 26, 2018 at 7:30pm to January 27, 2018 at 8:30pm
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