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Louisiana Pacific Dungannon

My buddy and I had driven past this great barn of an abandoned plant several times before we decided to figure out what it had been (asking someone is no fun).  190 more words

Photography By Bob Lawrence

A vertigo-inducing view

This was the view down from my hotel balcony. Even though I felt queasy every time I looked down, I stuck it out long enough to make a photo. 10 more words


Leong Hoey - Portland, Oregon Store Proprietor

Leong Yuen and Leong Hoey at Leong & Co. store, 230 1/2 Third St., Portland, Oregon

According to a newspaper article included in the file a gang robbed the store and shot, Leong Hoey, the proprietor, early in November. 191 more words


Last Lan Su for awhile

The Lan Su Chinese Garden is closing after Thanksgiving for some major repairs to the lake–the lining needs to be replaced and they are creating places for the koi to hide from the herons that pass through for dinner. 162 more words

Portland OR

Welcome to Portland, Oregon

Like many places Oregon feels the weight of new people. The higher demand for housing and the shift in economy sometimes makes it difficult to be happy about inbound people in our fine state. 872 more words


Celebrate the holidays with lights, beer and other great Portland events.

December events

Here’s a selection of December events. For more, check out the events calendar.

Holiday Ale Fest

Packed with revelry and cheer, this winter beer festival is held right under the city’s holiday tree, in… 149 more words

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