The Portland City Council will present Spirit of Portland Awards from 7 to 9 p.m. October 27, and east Portland will be well-represented among recipients. As if to emphasize this, the ceremony this year will be held at the East Portland Community Center, 740 S.E. 106th Ave. All are welcome, and there will be cake and light refreshments.
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A recap of the December issue, now online for the world to read — chock full of timeless articles about east Portland — follows:
Eastminster Presbyterian Church opens a Homeless Family Warming Center; City Council approval of the Portland International Airport Master Plan is postponed; Parkrose Community Thanksgiving Dinner becomes a reality; Fall Mid-county sports round-up; Perlman’s Potpourri; Gateway Elks Lodge honors veterans and active duty personnel at its annual salute to the military.
Also on Veterans Day, Parkrose Chateau, an independent senior living community, welcomed the American Legion Riders from Portland Post No. 1; a new Gateway Park design was unveiled at an open house last month and Spirit of Portland awards recognize east Portland work.