Homeless Hillsboro Man Dies of Hypothermia in East Portland

Posted by on Jan 3, 2017 | 0 comments

On Monday, around 7:30 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the 9900 block of East Burnside Street to conduct a welfare check on a man lying down in front of a business. When they arrived, police found an unresponsive male lying in front of a business. The man appeared to be homeless, lying on a pillow with a blanket covering his body....
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Spada Opens New Berry and Produce Stand in Wilkes Neighborhood

Posted by on May 2, 2016 | 1 comment

Ron Spada of Spada Farms told the Memo recently that this year he’s farming not just part of the former Bottaro farm in the Wilkes neighborhood, as he did last season, but also all 40 acres from Northeast 150th to 158th avenues between Mason Street and Sandy Boulevard. Longtime East County farmer Ron Spada poses on the old Bottaro farm at...
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Spring Clean-up Coming to a Neighborhood Near You

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 | 0 comments

To the Editor: As the area’s representative on the Metro Council, I want to let your readers know about some upcoming opportunities for east Portlanders. The Argay Terrace Neighborhood Association holds their annual cleanup Saturday, May 14 at Shaver Elementary School, 3701 N.E. 131st Place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Several neighborhood associations...
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Gateway’s Riverview Bank Robbed

Posted by on Dec 15, 2015 | 0 comments

Monday, around 4:30 p.m., police responded to the report of a bank robbery at Riverview Community Bank in Gateway. Employees told police the suspect entered the bank at 10401 N.E. Halsey St. and presented a note demanding money. Monday, around 4:30 p.m., Riverview Community Bank in Gateway was robbed. The lone thief got away with an undisclosed...
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2035 Comprehensive Plan Draft Hearing Tonight

Posted by on Oct 2, 2014 | 0 comments

The public is invited to share what they think of development in their neighborhoods and their comments about the 2035 Comprehensive Plan Proposed Draft in person with planners at four upcoming public hearings hosted by the Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Commission. The second hearing is Tuesday, Oct. 14 from 5 to 9 p.m. at Parkrose High...
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