Roller Derby and Anti-Valentine’s Party

DON’T FORGET THIS SATURDAY NIGHT……… Making plans to check one of the 10 items off my Must See And Do List 2012. Roller Derby and what sounds like it could be a very dangerous party to follow, booze and skates?  High Rollers vs. Guns N Rollers 6-8pm  Friday Feb.18th First home team bout this season at the Hangar Oaks Park. General admission is $14, doors open at 5 bout starts at 6pm...

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The Broadway Bridge
Feb12

The Broadway Bridge

The Broadway Bridge is a bascule bridge that is the longest Rall-type bascule bridge in existence today. It is painted Golden Gate Red, also known as international orange. The Bridge was opened in 1913. With it’s 11 foot wide sidewalks, it is one of the main bridges for bicycle traffic across the Willamette River. As of  a 2001 study, the Broadway Bridge has over 2,000 daily bicycle crossings! Other viewfinder posts: Girl On the...

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Glassbones Riveted and Rocked The Someday Lounge
Feb11

Glassbones Riveted and Rocked The Someday Lounge

Another talented indie rock band based in Portland, Glassbones riveted and rocked The Someday Lounge On Friday Feb. 3, 2012. Glassbones consists of 4 band members; Colin Johnson, Eric Fisher, Ricky Wilkins and Mathieu Lewis Rolland, they classify their music as indie rock with elements of grunge and punk. Colin Johnsons’ lead vocals have a distinct sound and, for me, it was quite mesmerizing. Their lyrics grab you from the...

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A NobaL Home in the The Pearl

Nobal Home is home to a treasure trove of housewares, gifts, cards, art and the likes, for everyone and every budget. Nobal home was orginally an acronym of the owners names; Neil, Orlando, Barbara and Larry. Since its opening on June 1st of last year, Nobal has taken on another meaning North Of Burnside… A Little. You can find Nobal Home on NW 9th between Couch and Davis. Just a few doors over from Pearl Bakery and just a...

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Chinese New Year – 2012 The Year Of The Dragon
Feb05

Chinese New Year – 2012 The Year Of The Dragon

Legend has it that in ancient times, Buddha asked all the animals to meet him on Chinese New Year. Twelve came, and Buddha named a year after each one. He announced that the people born in each animal’s year would have some of that animal’s personality. Those born in dragon years are innovative, brave, and passionate.   Read more: Chinese New Year: 2012 —...

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Wieden + Kennedy Wall
Feb04

Wieden + Kennedy Wall

@ Wieden + Kennedy Independant, creatively driven advertising agency in The Pearl and they host great First Thursday parties! http://www.wk.com/office/portland Other viewfinder posts: Girl On The Go PDX Viewfinder The Broadway Bridge Waiting for Sunny Days and Carefree Kids I’m Watching You...

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