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Young couple - imminent move to Portland in Oct.

First forum post --EVER--. Seeking any help I can get! My wife and I are moving to Portland, OR in mid to late October and we're in need of…

Started by Michael Pletcher

7 Sep 7, 2016
Reply by sophiesmith

The skinny on neighborhood differences?

Hi Future Neighbors! Like many others in this discussion, I too am relocating to Portland in July 2014. I visited Portland in January and…

Started by john doney

3 Aug 12, 2016
Reply by Harper Schantz

Neighborhood Suggestions?

I'm a self-employed artist, and will be moving to Portland in the Fall. I'd like to live in a neighborhood where there are other creative f…

Started by Harper Schantz

0 Aug 8, 2016

Choosing a Neighborhood in Portland

Hi and thanks for reading this, Portlanders!  I live in Cleveland and my sister and I will be moving to Portland--or nearby--this summer.  …

Started by Jill Huettich

5 May 30, 2016
Reply by Dennis Homes

Neighborhood near max rail for student

Hello Everyone,  This is my first post on this forum. I just recently got the notification of acceptance into a grad program I was interes…

Started by Mikey Park

1 Jul 2, 2015
Reply by Rick Hamell

2 min video: Angry Yoga and 2 hours with Thomas Piketty

Angry Yoga https://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=annotation_1445216639&feature=iv&src_vid=K5iSHhpj67Y&v=BH0l4FlZT-A Pike…

Started by Marc Batko

0 Jan 8, 2015

Relocating to Portland

Hi:  My husband and I are relocating to Portland in February.  We are looking for a neighborhood near public transportation.  I will be wor…

Started by Maria Wilks

2 Jan 31, 2014
Reply by Maria Wilks

Resources for local help - 8 year old boy with no Christmas presents!

Hi, I just recently had to rent a basement from a friends mom for a temporary solution due to a recent separation. The lady I'm renting fro…

Started by Damon Coker

0 Dec 21, 2013

How to explore PDX in 5 days?

My wife and I are visiting Portland next week for 5 days to get to know the city and hopefully find a rental. Are there any tips or directi…

Started by Michael Griffin

2 Oct 2, 2013
Reply by Rick Hamell

LA (Southbay) to Portland, pros and cons

Hi there, I will like to start a conversation to weight the pros and cons by moving from LA to Portland. I am positive there are similar di…

Started by Sorin Gorgan

7 Jul 29, 2013
Reply by Sorin Gorgan


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April 27, 2018 from 10am to 7pm
More than 350 Northwest artists will be showcasing their work in beads, ceramics, fibers, glass, metals and wood at the 2018 Gathering of the Guilds featuring the Oregon Potters Association's Ceramic Showcase.Features: daily art demonstrations, live music, hourly door prizes, family-friendly crafts & education.Event runs from Friday, April 27 to Sunday April 29.  Event times vary per day.See More
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May Primary: Your Vote is Your Voice - Use It! at Celebrate Conference Center

March 8, 2018 from 4pm to 6pm
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2018 Wizard World Comic Con Portland at Oregon Convention Center

April 13, 2018 at 4pm to April 15, 2018 at 4pm
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Sophisticated Beads Spring Jewelry Show at Monarch Hotel & Conference Center

May 5, 2018 from 10am to 5pm
Refreshments, prizes and more. Find the perfect gift for that special person for Mother’s Day or unique treasures for yourself!The Sophisticated Beads collection is handcrafted with semi-precious stones accented with a vibrant assortment of gems and sterling silver. Beads On a Mission - One of our specialty jewelry lines include bracelets in which 10% of the proceeds goes to five cancer foundations.We also support Nairobi tribal women in Kenya by purchasing their beads. Stop by and see our…See More
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Clean Energy Jobs Bill: Curbing Pollution Creates Clean Energy Solutions at Celebrate Conference Center

February 8, 2018 from 4pm to 6pm
Tera Hurst of Renew Oregon and Nancy J. Hamilton of the Oregon Business Alliance for Climate will discuss Oregon’s Clean Energy Jobs bill with Lisa Adatto, Board Member of Climate Solutions.   The Clean Energy Jobs Bill is one of the most important bills in this year’s short legislative session. It puts in place a cap and trade program for carbon emissions, and charges companies that exceed their allowance. These funds pay for the expansion of wind and solar power, public transit and for other…See More
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Katie Scherman + Artists | BodyVox Dance Performance | Mar. 22 - 24, 2018 at BodyVox Dance Center

March 22, 2018 at 7:30pm to March 24, 2018 at 9pm
Join us for Katie Scherman + Artists, the third show of our 2017-2018 Dance Performance Season at BodyVox!Katie Scherman, 2009 Princes Grace Award Winner and former BodyVox dancer, premieres her second evening length work, following the success of “Complicated Women” which premiered at Performance Works NW as part of her 2016 Alembic Artist Residency. “To Have It All” is an evening length performance featuring past works by Scherman and a new original work exploring the stories of women as they…See More
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2018 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships at Veterans Memorial Coliseum

February 22, 2018 to February 24, 2018
Experience a team sport like no other at the 2018 U.S. Synchronized Skating Championships, February 22-24 at Veterans Memorial Coliseum.  Synchronized skating combines the pageantry and skill of figure skating with the excitement of a team sport. Nearly 1,600 skaters representing 100 of the nation’s top synchronized skating teams will descend on Portland for three days of thrilling competition as they vie for a U.S. Championship title and a spot at the ISU World Synchronized Championships in…See More
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