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As the current flood of apartment building continues to dominate Portland’s construction industry, a new wave of hotels is about to hit the city head on. 1,210 more words

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Joyeux anniversaire, Pablo Picasso

“Some painters transform the sun into a yellow spot; others transform a yellow spot into the sun.” –Pablo Picasso | On October 25, 1881—133 years ago— 200 more words

Polish the Pearl 2014

by Bettie DeWitt 

Just a reminder….2014’s Polish the Pearl event is this Saturday, October 11th, the autumnal half of the Pearl District Neighborhood Association’s semi-annual effort to gather like-minded friends to do some litter gathering around our  150 more words

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Cosmopolitan Today!

by Bettie DeWitt

Here’s October 1st’s lovely set of photos by our friend Clayton in the Encore. Doesn’t he have just the best perch to chronicle this block’s transformation? 20 more words

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Portland Fashion Week 2014 Fall

by Bettie DeWitt

Just a reminder….Portland Fashion Week 2014 Fall is in full swing, this year “Under the Tents” at Pioneer Courthouse Square. Doors open at 5:00, all events start at 7:00. 47 more words

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Today's Towering Construction!

by Bettie DeWitt

Look at this panoramic shot taken on this beautiful autumnal day by our Eye-in-the-Encore, Clayton. You can see everyone’s working very hard – the support columns are now visible from the Northrup side as they have achieved above-the-fence status, and the workers put a lid on the foundation work in the NW corner. 23 more words

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Onward and Upward!

by Bettie DeWitt

Have you noticed how quiet it’s been in the neighborhood, construction-wise? The 24” auger (above) was a big reason. Instead of the constant pounding of pile driving, we chose the more expensive-but-quieter option of digging into the ground with this auger, shown here with Pacific Foundation Construction workers. 19 more words

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