Cleveland HS will sing a benefit concert in support of Mercy Corps efforts. Why? After Cleveland’s Choir earned first place and qualified for State at the Portland Interscholastic League. Due to a bureaucratic glitch the hard working Student Choir were unable to perform at State. They are now making lemonade […]
Fundraiser to Save Mt. Tabor and Washington Park Reservoirs Come out and hear the fabulous original music of Ron Rogers...
Walk + Bike Challenge The Walk + Bike Challenge is a friendly competition aimed at encouraging more kids and families...
The public is invited to submit photos for Oregon Farm Bureau’s 2016 Oregon’s Bounty calendar celebrating Oregon...
Portland Rose Society’s 21st Annual Information & Vendor Fair Oaks Amusement Park Dance Pavilion, Monday, March 16, 7:30 pm. Free admission. • shop local garden and supply centers • buy special PRS fertilizer and all organic fertilizer • talk with experts on disease control and sprays • enjoy […]Read more ›
Habitat Restoration in Mt. Tabor Park By Mary Kinnick Friends of Mt. Tabor Park (FMTP) Weed Warriors (WW) have accomplished a great deal over the past 14 years. They’ve removed acres of invasive species and replanted and mulched native species. This past year was the largest turnout ever […]Read more ›
By Midge Pierce In her intriguing debut novel, The God of Sno Cone Blue, Marcia Coffey Turnquist proves you can go home again. It’s especially true when you plumb for deep life experiences in an unpretentious corner of SE Portland where your parents are still living in your childhood home. Many […]Read more ›
The Mount Tabor Park CalendaR is a 6-year personal project of photographer Andrew Haliburton celebrating Portland’s beloved park and open water reservoirs. The 2015 calendar focuses on the reservoirs. For over 100 years, the reservoirs functioned as the heart of the City’s drinking water supply, balancing the flow and pressure in […]Read more ›
For over 100 years, the Mt Tabor reservoirs functioned as the heart of the City’s drinking water supply, balancing the flow and pressure in a network of pipes delivering pure drinking water from Bull Run to Portland. This ingeniously-engineered system was powered by a renewable resource – gravity; not bad […]Read more ›
Get ready to run The 2015 Shamrock Run is right around the corner. To be a “Super-Team”, a minimum of 75 members need to enter. The Run will donate $5 to the Winterhaven Foundation for every participant once they reach Super Team status. This year’s Shamrock Run has added […]Read more ›