Chiropractic care leader celebrates 110 years

Posted by on Oct 16, 2014 | 0 comments

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber recently signed a proclamation declaring October 2014 as “Oregon Chiropractic Health and Wellness Month.”   The proclamation comes as University of Western States celebrates 110 years of leadership in educating health care professionals. The university, founded in 1904, was the first educational...
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Store Goods Close to Home at Ft. Knox

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 | 0 comments

Mark Coats, operations manager at Fort Knox Mini-Storage, leads a team of committed moving and storage professionals who are ready to serve you at its Parkrose location, 5530 N.E. 122nd Ave. Whether you need a small closet space for storing seasonal items or a secure, dry 10 by 40 foot unit for a whole household of goods, Fort Knox Mini-Storage...
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Kitzhaber recognizes east Portland school’s excellence

Posted by on Aug 4, 2014 | 0 comments

Portland Christian Schools’ Early Childhood Education Department recently received a five-star rating after participating in Oregon’s Quality Rating and Improvement System. QRIS aims to raise the quality and consistency of childcare and early learning programs across the state. PCS was the only Christian school to receive a five-star...
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Three cheers for pop cans and bottle returns

Posted by on Aug 2, 2014 | 0 comments

The Parkrose Bronco cheer squad is ready to rah, rah, rah your donation of returnable cans and bottles Saturday, Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to p.m. at Parkrose High School, 12003 N.E. Shaver St. Parkrose Bronco Boosters use funds raised from these collections to support student programs and activities throughout the school year. All you have to do to...
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The Grotto names new executive director

Posted by on Jul 29, 2014 | 0 comments

East Portland’s National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother, or The Grotto as we locals call it, has welcomed Thomas Fullmer as its new executive director. Servite Fr. Jack Topper, executive director since 1991, will remain at The Grotto serving as rector. While Fullmer becomes the administrative leader of The Grotto, Topper will be the...
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Parkrose Boosters collect returnables

Posted by on Jul 3, 2014 | 0 comments

When Independence Day celebrations are over, bag up the empties and rattle on down to Parkrose High School, 12003 N.E. Shaver St., Saturday, July 12 to donate all your refundable bottles and cans to the Parkrose Boosters. Parkrose Elite dance team members will be on hand from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. to accept your donations. They share in proceeds...
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Buy fireworks from DD Dad’s Club

Posted by on Jun 22, 2014 | 0 comments

Buy fireworks from the David Douglas Dad’s Club at their booth on Southeast 122nd Avenue and Division Street. Buy $100 or more of exploding delights and receive a coupon for free pizza from Pizza Baron Restaurant. Funds raised support student activities at David Douglas schools. The stand is open from 10 a.m. until 10 p.m. through July...
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Meals on Wheels needs volunteers on 4th of July

Posted by on Jun 22, 2014 | 0 comments

Meals on Wheels People is seeking volunteer drivers to ensure housebound seniors receive nutritious meals and a bit of companionship on Independence Day. “These volunteers are invaluable because they not only help us feed our frail elderly, but they make sure these seniors see a friendly face every day,” said Caroline Henry, who...
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