Another Portland landmark, this one falls within the whimsically peculiar category, that should be visited by both locals and visitors alike, is Mill Ends Park. Acknowledged by The Guinness Book of World Records as the Smallest Park in the World, Mill Ends has a whimsical history and a peculiar location. On the west side of […]
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The LaurelThirst Public House has been part of the Kearns Neighborhood in Portland Oregon since 1988. Prior to being a great small venue to hear bluegrass and nitty-gritty roots rock, it was “Glenn’s Blue Keg” from 1939-1960. Glenn allegedly purchased the pub from a corrupt police office who had “gangster” ties. Sundays at The Blue […]
September brings more than the students back to the Chapman School. Every year throughout September thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in Portland as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela. These fast-flying, dark, bat-like birds don’t perch but rather roost, which means they cling on the sides of hollow things like hollow tree […]
Fav 5 lists
Fringe continues to dominate the fashion trends carrying over from Spring and Summer – and this Fall it’s everywhere. From dresses, to skirts, to boots and purses. The “fringe” benefit- it’s FUN! It has movement and makes sounds! It’s been a while since our fashion has made sounds- remember taffeta! Here are my Fav 5 […]