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Archive for September, 2013

Mistakes were made – and that’s a good thing

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Our good friends at Artists Repertory Theater open a new show this week, aptly and ironically titled “Mistakes Were Made.” We mean no disrespect. ART’s own PR people are making no bones about the fact that the play’s lead actor was replaced five days before the original opening date – by the play’s director, Michael […]

Portland’s Fall Arts Expo is Good for Portland

Thursday, September 19th, 2013

Portland’s arts and hospitality industries are coming together – and it’s a very good thing for Portland. The 2013 Fall Arts Expo runs today at Portland’5 Center for the Arts (formerly known as PCPA) from 1-5 PM. Representatives of Portland’s major performing and visual arts and hospitality organizations will gather, mingle, exchange news, and all […]

Portland has great beat-the-heat options

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

So much for Portland being a cool, gray, damp place, eh? With the weather expected to soar into the 90s much of this week, you’ll need ways to keep cool. Here are some of our favorites: * Keep cool in the pool. Portland Parks operates public pools all around the metro area. To find swim […]

Be extra alert for Portland’s new walkers

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

School is starting this week for most area school districts. Many started rolling buses and taking attendance this morning. This means that there are a lot more little walkers out there – some of whom may have not walked today’s route before, at least not alone. Many may have let some basic safety rules slip […]