Portland Walking Tours

Archive for May, 2009

Charges for charging in a Sustainable City

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

For years, there has been an electric car charging station with two spaces specifically and exclusively for electric cars down on SW Salmon & 1st, just outside of PGE and the World Trade Center. For years, both the parking and the electricity were free. That is no more. There is a new fee structure, and […]

New Diggs for the Saturday Market

Monday, May 11th, 2009

If you haven’t heard the news yet, or seen the construction that’s been detouring people for about a year along Waterfront Park, the Saturday Market is getting ready to move into its new home!

Freebies in Portland

Friday, May 8th, 2009

Is the economic slump getting you down? Are you watching your wallet, but want to have some fun too? Well Citysearch has listed 10 Freebies in Portland that will get you out of the house and and keep your money in your pockets:

Official City Doughnut

Wednesday, May 6th, 2009

To go along with our official city bird, the blue heron, we can now add an official city pastry: The Portland Cream Doughnut. This is a creation by the legendary doughnut moguls Kenneth Pogson and Tres Shannon, the co-owners and co-founders of Voodoo Doughnuts.

Street Art that says Portland

Tuesday, May 5th, 2009

Only in Portland could young Noam Chomsky be featured as art.

A New Leash on Life

Friday, May 1st, 2009

Always have to leave a party early to run home to feed and let the dog out? Next time, bring your furry friend with you. There are quite a number of dog-friendly venues in town that will not make you feel like you are running in circles: