October 2010 edition online recap

by on Oct 7, 2010 | 0 comments

The print and online versions of the October 2010  issue of the Mid-county Memo have been published.  A recap follows: East Portland’s Immigrant and Refugee Community Organization — with help from a Nike grant — treated current and former teenage refugee clients from Bhutan, Myanmar, Iraq, Vietnam and Somalia to an all-day soccer clinic at Knott Park last month. The Gateway Center for Domestic Violence Services, at the former site of the...
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Police investigate east Portland stabbing

by on Mar 14, 2010 | 0 comments

A news release and update from the Portland Police Bureau follows about morning mayhem in Mid-county’s Glenfair neighborhood: “On Sunday March 14th, at approximately 1:20 a.m., Portland Police Officers responded to the 14700 block of E. Burnside St. on a report of a stabbing. Officers arrived and encountered a male subject leaving the area. The subject was detained and later determined to be the assailant. “Officers also...
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Argay Neighborhood association meets Tuesday

by on Mar 14, 2010 | 0 comments

Argay Neighborhood Association General Meeting is Tuesday, March 16, at Portland Fire & Rescue Station No. 2, 4800 N.E. 122nd Ave., begins at 6:30 p.m. For more information, contact Valerie Curry at: argayinfo@yahoo.com AGENDA • Open House/Open Forum to learn what Argay residents want their Argay Neighborhood Association Board to focus on. • North Precinct’s Officer Eric Zajac reports on recent incidents in Argay. • Refreshments will be...
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Annual David Douglas High School rummage sale today, Saturday

by on Mar 12, 2010 | 0 comments

The annual David Douglas High School Rummage Sale is today, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the high school’s South cafeteria. Proceeds benefit the 2010 Senior All-Night Party. Rummage Sale questions? Call Peter Busby at 503-250-4195. David Douglas High School is at 1001 S.E. 135th Ave in outer southeast...
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SnowCap seeks MLK Day volunteers

by on Jan 13, 2010 | 0 comments

We received a note from SnowCap Community Charities in outer east Portland with a special plea for volunteers on the upcoming holiday. SnowCap Community Charities is a philanthropic organization created to provide food, clothing, advocacy and other services to the poor in a large part of east and outer Portland, including Gresham, Wood Village, Troutdale and Fairview. “Martin Luther King Jr. Day is an ideal occasion to volunteer for...
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