Category Archive: Featured News

Friends of the Pearl Organizing

Pearl

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on November 15, 2014

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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…..

2014 My Macy’s Parade

Holiday Parade Route

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on November 11, 2014

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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…..

Polish the Pearl Fall 2014 a Big Success!

Polish

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on October 25, 2014

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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,…..

FashioNXT 2014 in the Pearl!

FashioNXT

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on September 30, 2014

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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…..

2014 Block Party

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Posted By Adonay Solleiro on September 8, 2014

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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…..

Savor the Pearl

Savor the Pearl

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on August 3, 2014

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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…..

Pearl District Economic Impact to Be Outlined as Pearl Rotary Lauds Community Leaders

Pearl Rotary Club

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on May 19, 2014

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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.  …..

The Search for the Healthiest Beer

Healthiest Beer

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on May 9, 2014

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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…..

New Traffic Signals Coming to the Pearl

NW13th & Everett

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on May 14, 2014

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Traffic signals will be installed at five Pearl intersections and one in Old Town Chinatown. The project includes new signals at: • NW Couch and 10th Avenue. • NW Couch and 11th Avenue. • NW Couch and Broadway. • NW Glisan and 13th Avenue. • NW Everett and 13th Avenue. Existing signals at NW 4th…..

PNCA End of the Year Party

PNCA Yr Event

Posted By Adonay Solleiro on May 8, 2014

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On the last day of school, each year, PNCA holds an end of the year party. It is a chance for us to celebrate the success of our students with our faculty, and staff, as well with the local community.   The party will take place on Friday May 16, from 4-8pm. There will bands…..