Slough Town Inflames Debate Over Who Owns Columbia Slough

Posted by on Nov 30, 2016 | 0 comments

Parkrose, a small, often uncharted island in Portland’s greater political sea, has inspired citywide change when it comes to challenging the growing homelessness issue. In November, Danny Ferron was told that he and the other four denizens of Slough Town must pack up and leave. A local pastor, the Historic Parkrose revitalization group, the...
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Escape Bar & Grill in Parkrose Robbed

Posted by on Feb 14, 2016 | 0 comments

Police responded to the Escape Bar & Grill, 9004 N.E. Sandy Blvd., on the report of an armed robbery early Saturday morning around 2:30 a.m. When they arrived, bar employees told police that the robber, armed with a handgun, entered the bar and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect left the bar without...
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Good World stays in Parkrose

Posted by on Jan 29, 2016 | 0 comments

In December, Good World Chinese Restaurant & Lounge opened for business at its new location in Parkrose. After losing their lease, husband and wife owner-operators Gou (Kevin) Fen Xu and Wan Hong Su leased the former Harry’s Fresh Deli space in the Parkrose Plaza. Good World Chinese Restaurant & Lounge owner-operators husband and...
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Parkrose Girls Soccer Team Envisions a Winning Program

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 | 0 comments

In 2009, two energetic soccer coaches revolutionized Parkrose High School’s girls soccer program. While things didn’t gel for years, the die was cast nonetheless. Posing with their team, Parkrose Girls Varsity Soccer coaches Pha Lo, back row, far left, and Dorothy Schlotz, back row, far right, created a six-year plan for success in 2009...
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