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Brookside at Kaiser Sunnyside Hospital

Name of Hospital: Brookside (at Kaiser Sunnyside Hospital)

City, State/Province, Country: Portland, OR, USA

Number of Stars: 5

Comment: Residential mental health treatment program. Most rooms are private, the staff spends time with the clients, nurses are kind and responsive, most staff are friendly and kind, there are groups and activities in addition to therapy, medication management, and other forms of treatment. 25 more words


Winter Home Selling Tips

A common misconception is that the winter season is not a “good” time to sell. However, 2015 averaged more than a thousand homes sold every day. 218 more words

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Providence Portland

Name of Hospital: Providence Portland (adolescent)

City, State/Province, Country: Portland, Oregon, USA

Number of Stars: 4.5

Comment: This is a great adolescent program. The population size is kept small and there are a lot of staff around. 111 more words


Bungalow Fire Station - Modern Mechanix, 1931


Novel Portland, Ore., Fire Station Looks Like a Residence
ONE of the most attractive fire stations in the country —so attractive, in fact, that it is indistinguishable from the beautiful homes of the neighborhood —is located in an exclusive residential district in Portland, Oregon.

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Not the Weather Quilt but Weather

Portland, OR, isn’t used to snow, so this is noteworthy. Usually snow comes to the higher elevations and the lower get rain.

I suppose it is part of Portland’s weirdness that we have five “quadrants”: the usual NE, NW, SE, SW and North, where I live. 48 more words

Case Study Coffee

The seating in this cafe is terrible. Located in Downtown Portland, Case Study Coffee succeeds in providing the most uncomfortable seating within walking distance of the MAX. 341 more words


Courier Coffee

Right now the album “Ultraviolence” by Lana Del Ray plays on a turntable at the bar. The baristas ask me where I’ve been. I have no good answer, because Courier Coffee is my favorite cafe in Portland, Oregon. 291 more words