Parkrose Girls Soccer Team Envisions a Winning Program

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 that is paying off this...
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Bound to be some drama

by on Oct 3, 2015 | 0 comments

Parkrose Bronco Boosters and Parkrose High theater students will be at the ready from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. when you pull into the Parkrose Middle School turnaround, 11800 N.E. Shaver St., Saturday, Oct. 3 with a trunk load of returnable bottles and cans. The Parkrose Bronco Boosters’ pop can and bottle drive is Saturday, Oct. 3 from 9...
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Leadership conference results are in

by on Oct 2, 2015 | 0 comments

This summer, Parkrose Future Business Leaders of America sent nine talented students to Chicago for the FBLA National Leadership Conference.                                                         COURTESY MIKE VERHULST Parkrose students pose for a photo at the Future Business Leaders of America National Leadership Conference in Chicago in June. In the front row, from left, are Elizabeth Rivas, Monica Chao, Shelby Martin, Ngan Nguyen....
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Argay neighborhood still angry over farmland’s development

by on Sep 30, 2015 | 0 comments

For nearly two years, a proposed apartment development on 2.9 acres of former farmland has roiled the Argay Terrace neighborhood. The sign it was approaching a climax was a sign—literally. Last week, Developer Chet Antonsen erected a sign in front of the single-family brick house at 3001 N.E. 148th Ave., offering to give it away to anyone willing to...
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Grocery Outlet, Dollar Tree Coming to Parkrose in 2016

by on Jul 23, 2015 | 0 comments

Yesterday, former Parkrose Hardware co-owner Bryan Ableidinger announced he’s applying for a city building permit for a new 22,000 sq. ft. structure for two tenants, Grocery Outlet and Dollar Tree. A bank for decades, this Parkrose building, which is currently occupied by Good World Chinese Restaurant & Lounge, closes Sept. 1 for demolition to make way for a new...
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