Category Archive: Featured News
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on January 8, 2015
Camerata PYP, the chamber orchestra of the Portland Youth Philharmonic, kicks off its sixth Music in the Pearl concert season at the Wieden+Kennedy building (224 NW 13th Ave., Portland, OR) on Sunday, January 25, 2015 at 4 pm, with David Hattner, PYP Musical Director, as conductor. Camerata PYP marks its sixth season with music…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on January 12, 2015
Following a three-year initiative by several neighborhood associations, Portland City Council unanimously adopted an amended ordinance (CLICK HERE to read ordinance) on January 7th to regulate publication boxes on our city sidewalks. The amended code creates guidelines as to when, where, and how publication boxes can be placed, as well as requiring publishers to affix a…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on November 15, 2014
Concerned citizens are organizing to ensure ongoing safety, health, and livability in the Pearl. There will be a general safety meeting, led by the Office of Neighborhood Involvement, for all residents of the Pearl District in January. There will be two ways to participate: a neighborhood watch or a foot patrol. Training is provided…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on November 11, 2014
The My Macy’s Holiday Parade is just around the corner. The Parade will run through your neighborhood on November 28. Formation and disband will occur in the NW Park Blocks between Davis and Flanders Streets. The Parade will travel east on Davis, south on Broadway, east on Alder, north on 4th Avenue and west…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on October 25, 2014
On Saturday, October 11 the PDNA hosted its largest Polish the Pearl yet; 116 people turned out on a cloudy Saturday morning to clean up the streets. About 20 of them were local middle school students. Volunteers picked up 1,066 lbs of trash and 455 lbs of recycle. Many thanks to our sponsors: MSI,…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on September 30, 2014
Experience What’s Next October 8-11, 2014 Station Place NW Northrup St & 9th Ave FashioNXT is the world-class runway show that has been featured in TIME Magazine. From Wednesday, Oct 8th to Saturday, Oct 11th, the stellar designer-lineup in a tent in Portland’s Pearl District will show six Project Runway winners and…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on September 8, 2014
Every year the PDNA hosts its annual fundraiser and block party. This is an opportunity to raise funds to help keep our neighborhood looking great. We will be closing down NW 13th between NW Irving and NW Hoyt from 5pm to 9pm on Friday, September 12th. This truly is a fantastic event in which many…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on August 3, 2014
Savor the Pearl is a week-long tasting event that allows you to discover and experience the flavors of Portland’s Pearl District, known for its vibrant food scene with exquisite restaurants, breweries, coffee shops, bakeries and more. Visit the 24+ participating restaurants and taste signature food and drinks at each location. Tastes will include: -Gorgonzola…..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on May 19, 2014
A study of the Pearl District–a remarkable, and still growing, area in Northwest Portland–will be shared with Rotarians at the June 3 meeting of the Pearl Rotary Club. At the same breakfast meeting, a group of individuals who have invaluably contributed to the growth and livability of the Pearl District will be honored. …..
Posted By Adonay Solleiro on May 9, 2014
Upstream Public Health, a not-for-profit organization that advocates for public health policies benefiting all Oregonians, will celebrate its 10th anniversary by hosting Portland’s first-ever Search for the ‘Healthiest’ Beer event on Wednesday, June 4th, from 6:00pm – 9:00pm at The Left Bank Annex in North Portland. Anyone 21 years of age and older is welcome…..