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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St. Matthew’s Episcopal re-dedication Saturday

Posted by on Sep 20, 2013 | 0 comments

Spruced up and renovated this summer, St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N.E. Prescott St., plans a rededication service Saturday, Sept. 21 at 4 p.m. Following the brief liturgy of dedication and renewal will be a barbecue with hot dogs, hamburgers, salads and desserts. The Parkrose community is cordially invited.
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Board of Education candidates forum

Posted by on Apr 29, 2013 | 0 comments

The Mid-county Memo presents a Parkrose School Board Candidates Forum Monday, May 13 at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N. E. Prescott St. Come prepared with questions for candidates vying for the board of education. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the forum starts at 7 p.m. For more information, contact Tim Curran at...
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Secrets of iconography class

Posted by on Feb 18, 2013 | 0 comments

If you are curious about icons or have ever wondered how they were created and what the symbolism is all about, master iconographer Sherry Lynch is offering a 12 week icon painting class at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 11229 N.E. Prescott St. beginning, Saturday, Feb. 23 at 11 a.m. Lynch trained in Turkey and was acknowledged as an...
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Plastic foam recycling event Saturday

Posted by on Aug 9, 2012 | 0 comments

Many of the items we purchase come packaged in plastic foam. When discarded, plastic foam doesn’t break down well in landfills and it’s hard to recycle as well. St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church and Recology, Inc. will host a plastic foam recycling event Saturday, Aug. 11 from 10 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Bring your large pieces of plastic foam, plastic...
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