Tales from the streets of Lents

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 […]

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Community News January 2015

Community News January 2015

  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 […]

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The Mount Tabor Park Calendar

Photo by Andrew Haliburton

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 […]

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Community News December 2014

Community News December 2014

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 […]

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Community News November 2014

Community News November 2014

Japanese Fall Festival /Aki Matsuri   November 8 and 9 10 am – 4 pm  Buddhist Henjyoji Temple 2634 SE 12th Ave. Buddhist Henjyoji Temple and the North American Branch of Ikebana Saga Goryu invites you to the 2014 Aki Matsuri. This is the 74th anniversary for Saga Goryu. The […]

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Community News October 14

Master Gardener program   “Lessons from the Leach Botanical Garden” is the topic of the Oct. 14 meeting of the Multnomah County Master Gardeners. The program will be presented by Carol Mayer-Reed, principal partner at Mayer/Reed. The program will be held at 6:45 pm at Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church, 5441 SE Belmont St. (Park on […]

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