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A Shared Space for Oregon Artists

Take a neglected 7,000-square-foot industrial building in North Portland, introduce nine creatives looking to elevate craft in the modern era and it would probably result in something like Beam &…

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Portland’s Farmers Market Should Be on Your Must-See List

Have you ever walked in to a farmers market and just breathed in the aroma of fresh fruits and vegetables because it filled the air? Well, I hadn't. I live in Kansas, and you'd think for being an agri…

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Organization Harvests 25,000lbs of Fruit From Unloved Trees

By Sami Grover, TreeHugger In April, TreeHugger covered the work of Katy Kolker and the Portland Fruit Tree Project, just one of many community organizations that gleans unwanted or underutiliz…

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Portland: America’s Bike City (video)

More and more Americans are looking for ways to be greener as they move about, often by buying cars that use less gas. But the no-gas solution is also growing and that means bicycles. Where is a g…

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Sustainable Delivery with Pedal Power

Delivery services are almost a fact of life. Whether you're ordering a pizza or stocking a shop, those goods have to make their way to you. All of those trips add up to quite the carbon footprint! …

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Pug Mom Takes Her Babies to the Beach (video)

This pug is quite the athlete. The pug starts off on the streets of Portland standing up on her two hind legs and pushing a stroller with her two babies. Along the way she goes into a store where she …

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FlutterFrog Soars in Flugtag

A 10-foot-high bowl of chips and dip sitting amicably next to an equally large pot of gold and a Chinese take-out container. Grown men in Boy Scout uniforms on a mega Big Wheel (remember when you were…

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