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Bus shelter, coffee shop: Taking re-use to a new level


Portland Mall in 1982 on 6th Ave next to Meier & Frank. Source: Wikipedia

When the Portland Bus Mall was unveiled in 1976 along SW 5th and SW 6th streets, shelters that graced the mall were some of the most technically advanced for its time and included amenities such as stylish (remember: 1970s) smoked glass and bronze design, pay phones, and a first-of-its kind monitor system that alerted passengers to arrival times of busses. 702 more words

Oregon History

Modern Pet Decor And Supplies For Your Furry Friend

If you love your furry friend as much as I love my kitty, chances are you’re always checking out the latest pet decor and gear that will make your little miss’ or mister’s life purr-fect. 605 more words

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Angles on Burnside

Oregon DJC reported last week (you’ll need a subscription to read the article) on the accelerated path that the Burnside Bridgehead project has recently taken. 112 more words

Oregon History