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  1. Celebrating our historic small dwellings - Friday, 01 May 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    ... its gardens and the modest size of its homes. In 1887, five years after building lots were offered for sale in the Sellwood subdivision, an Oregonian reporter made the three-mile journey upriver from Portland to describe the newly-incorporated town. ...


  2. Oregon College Savings Plan tweaking age-based fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 |

    ... one of the lower allocations to stocks among all state 529 plans. The funds' performance has lagged as a result. Sellwood Consulting, the plan's investment consultant, recommended the changes and predicted they could boost returns slightly, ...


  3. Community Calendar - Friday, 01 May 2015 01:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Lake Oswego Review

    ... to make their own soap, along with written procedures, recipes and soap to take home. Class is taught by SELLWOOD bodycare owner Kent Bromenschenkel. The workshop runs from 6:15-7:45 p.m. in the Hillsdale Meeting Room at Hillsdale Library, 1525 S.W. ...


  4. Mother's Day gift guide: 33 presents for the Portland momRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 |

    If you live in Portland, you know it's actually not like an episode from " Portlandia " at all. Most of the time, anyway I still get really excited whenever I see the Unipiper in action.


  5. A Guide to Portland's Gluten-Free PizzasRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Eater

    Pizza is so much more than sauce- and cheese-topped dough. It's a food group. A necessity of life.


  6. Post-Milepost5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Willamette Week

    ... company has grown into a respectable midsize theater, and moved out of the arts collective into its own space in Sellwood in October 2014. This was largely thanks to the power couple of Boice and his wife, Cassandra, whose relationship was born and ...


  7. Trunk shows at Knitting Bee, Twisted and Northwest Wools: Knitting eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 |

    Colorful options abound at Sellwood's Yarntastic! Fiber Arts shop during the Rose City Yarn Crawl on March 8, 2015. The annual event has brought thousands to knitting and crochet shops across the Portland area since 2009.


  8. Taking your pet on vacation? Which U.S. cities have the most dog parksRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... last week says it leads the per capita pack with 5.4 dog parks per 100,000. The website BringFido recommends Sellwood Riverfront Park (Southeast Spokane Street and Oaks Parkway) on the Willamette River (it rates five bones), 200-acre Mt. Tabor Park ...


  9. How Should Portland Pay for Streets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | StrongTowns

    For the past several months, Portland's City Council has been wrestling with various proposals to raise additional funds to pay for maintaining and improving city streets. After considering a range of ideas, including fees on households and businesses, a progressive income tax, and a kind of Rube Goldberg income tax pro-rated to average gasoline consumption, the council has apparently thrown up its hands on designing its own solution.


  10. Eight modern homes -- floating and penthouse ones -- are part of the Portland Modern Home...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Oregonian

    There's something about modern homes that make them seem unreal. Open spaces free of clutter.


  11. Is state liable for broken Silver Falls railing? Or parents of boy, 10, who fell down cliff?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Oregonian

    The family of a 10-year-old boy who broke his neck after he leaned against a railing at Silver Falls State Park and the railing gave way, causing him to tumble 60 feet down a cliff, has filed a lawsuit seeking up to $875,000 in damages. Wilson Pelot of Southeast Portland is back hiking with his family, but can't shake persistent thoughts of dying and is at risk for future medical complications because of the injuries he suffered on Jan. 19, 2014, according to an amended version of his lawsuit filed last month in Marion County Circuit Court.


  12. Get an Inside Look at Eight Amazing Modern Homes in Portland Next WeekendRead the original story

    Friday Apr 17 | PRWeb

    ... lounge with stunning eastside and downtown views. (6) A floating home that lies on the Willamette River in the Sellwood area of Portland, designed by Integrate Architecture & Planning, p.c., and was completed just months ago. This two-story modern ...


  13. Multnomah County seeking bike/walk advisory committee membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Bike Portland

    Check it out. Good opportunity to play a role in local bike policy/project/planning.


  14. Twelfth Night, Dance Theatre of Harlem: Performing Arts Best BetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 |

    Welcome to Best Bets, a weekly column in which the Oregonian's arts desk separates the wheat from the chaff of upcoming theater, classical and dance performances. Shakespearean shaker-upper Post5 kicks off a summer series of the Bard's comedies with this story of gender-bending disguises, mistaken identities and love triangles .


  15. Pet Talk: Leash laws exist to protect people and petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | The Courier Mailer

    ... first violation, which can escalate up to $150. The bureau conducted similar efforts last year at Irving Park and Sellwood Riverfront Park , says Park Ranger Supervisor Hasan Artharee. The bureau has issued six warnings in March and received about ...


  16. Kayaks add stealth, adrenalin, exercise to sportfishingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 |

    John Shmilenko of Portland, an avid spring chinook salmon boat angler, has switched to a kayak and may "never buy another sled." John Shmilenko, a fixture in one of Portland's oldest spring chinook fishing fleets and known as the "Sultan of Sellwood," has graduated.


  17. Off the wall pub fareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 |

    Living in a town tattooed with the slogan, " Keep Portland Weird " on billboards, bumper stickers, book bags and t-shirts, one wouldn't expect anything less than unique stuff to show up on pub menus. While old-school joints offer the requisite burgers, fries, nachos and corndogs, interesting eats utilizing local ingredients are commonplace at Portland brew pubs .


  18. $6.9M Sellwood apartment complex sale keeps the multifamily fire burningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Business Journal

    Portland's red-hot multifamily scene continues to flare with the sale of a 46-unit apartment building at a prominent intersection in Sellwood. A private investor has purchased the Sellwood Apartments for $6.9 million.


  19. WWII dog tags make a 70-year reunion trip from AustraliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Portland Tribune

    Australian Tim Hill is bringing a few pieces of Northwest military history with him in mid-April when he lands in Portland. Hill, a history buff from the city of Rockhampton in Australia's northeastern state of Queensland, is coming to the Rose City at his own expense to return dog tags lost 70 years ago when hundreds of Sunset Division troops were camped near town.


  20. Portland Gets a New Asian Street Food Cart; Cackalack's Goes Brick-and-MortarRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | Eater

    ... five women with a passion for healthy food and the kitchen experience to back it up. Zenbu Expands - The popular Sellwood sushi cart, Zenbu , is planning to add a second outpost come summer. The owners are not yet sure where they will park their big ...


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