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Archive | October, 2006

WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: Worldchanging Tour

WorldChanging: Tools, Models and Ideas for Building a Bright Green Future: Worldchanging Tour: “These events are going to be a blast. We hope you'll make them even better. You can help by spreading the word, telling friends and colleagues, and posting announcements on your websites and appropriate lists. Also, please help us identify groups in […]

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Tonight! COVENANT - Fri Oct 13th @ Hawthorne Theatre

Tonight! COVENANT – Fri Oct 13th @ Hawthorne Theatre

From DamnedEvents and LiveJournal Tonight! COVENANT – Fri Oct 13th @ Hawthorne Theatre: “Tonight! Fri Oct 13th 2006 Damned Events Presents: Metropolis Records Artists:COVENANTIMPERATIVE REACTIONROTERSAND with special guest:Zonewire Doors at 8:00pm – Showtime 8:30pm – ALL AGES w/Full Baradvance tickets are SOLD OUT!$22.00 @ The Door Hawthorne Theatre1507 SE 39th Ave.(On Hawthorne, Across the street […]

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Portland Farmers Market- It's Mushroom Time! and "The Great Pumpkin Event"

http://portlandfarmersmarket.org Fall's first light rains quickly produce the seasonal magic of wild mushrooms. These gems of the forest and farmland are already making an appearance in the booths at PFM. On Wednesdays you'll find a wide selection of delectable fungi at Bittersweet Farm and Springwater Farm. On Saturdays they are joined by Misty Mountain's bountiful […]

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Portland Mercury – Frightown opens tonight

EDIT: 2007–  Oct 12-14,17-21, 24-Halloween: Fright Town (frightown) is back! Free ticket give-away Portland Mercury – Home: Friday, October 13, 2006 FRIGHT TOWN! “BOO! Okay, that wasn't scary. But FrightTown—three haunted houses crammed beneath the Coliseum—is scary. For one ticket, you can check out Baron Von Goolo's Museum of Horrors, Elshoff Manor: The Asylum, and—new this […]

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R. Walker: Pabst Unsold

R. Walker: Pabst Unsold: “Pabst Blue Ribbon — P.B.R., as fans call it — is currently enjoying a highly unlikely comeback. In 2002, sales of the beer, which had been sinking steadily since the 1970's, actually rose 5.3 percent. From the start of 2003 through April 20, supermarket beer sales are up another 9.4 percent. […]

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Beer, wine lobby's big clout – Oregonian

Beer, wine lobby's big clout: “The clout of Oregon's beer and wine distributors hit brewer Lonnie Clement like a loaded delivery truck. With sales tanking last spring, Clement felt abandoned by Gold River Distributing Inc., the wholesaler that had exclusive rights to put his beer in pubs and restaurants. But when he tried to dump […]

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:: backspace ::

:: backspace :: Backspace is the entertainment mecca of Portland, Oregon. Visit & discover a techno-playground; a modern arcade for the modern gamer featuring top of the line networked systems on a fat internet pipe. In our 4000 sq ft. space, you will find a cafe—gallery featuring up & coming local artists, lowered ceilings, and […]

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Lifting the Greek Fork

Lifting the Greek Fork: “It was easy to find Paula and George Diamond's house; we just followed the scent of grilling lamb and the melody of laughter mixed with exotic Greek music that wafted on the breeze.” The Greek Festival is happenning now and ends tonight (Sunday). Check it out if you can- that food […]

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Oct 16th -Margot & the Nuclear So and So's

Sent from BlackBird Presents: Monday, October 16th @ The Towne Lounge Margot and the Nuclear So and So's with very special guests (21 & Over) $7.00 advance, $7.00 day of show tickets available at jackpot records + brownpapertickets.com Margot & the Nuclear So and So's In the winter of 2004, in a decaying midwestern neighborhood, […]

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CALDERAARTS.ORG

CALDERAARTS.ORG “OUR MISSION Caldera is a nonprofit arts education organization whose mission is to foster creativity among underserved youth and adults. Programs take place in schools and community centers throughout Portland and Central Oregon, and at Caldera's Blue Lake facility in the Oregon Cascades. At Caldera, creative people can look at a pine tree or […]

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Albina Community Bank of Portland Oregon

I've been using Albina Community Bank for a year or more after leaving the bad and slow (In my opinion) service of Washington Mutual. Besides the fact that I have never waited more than a couple minutes at this bank (all locations), they really support Portland. I mainly used the Sandy branch, but now that […]

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The Sprockettes at The Rose City Roller Match last night

The Sprockettes at The Rose City Roller Match last night

This pic is from The Sprockettes, a fantastic half-time act at the Rose City Roller Bouts Last night… For More: http://www.myspace.com/sprockettes ” The Sprockettes are an all female synchronized mini-bike dance troupe.In a basic sense it is our mission to entertain audiences by choreographing dances to songs while using bikes in our performances. ” 

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