Disaster preparedness clinic at SMILE Station

Disaster preparedness clinic at SMILE Station

The time to prepare for a major disaster is before it happens

Volunteers plant 'Springwater Meadows' in Sellwood

Volunteers plant 'Springwater Meadows' in Sellwood

The enhancement of the Springwater Trail in south Sellwood takes a step forward

Moreland Farmers Market stays - for a season

Moreland Farmers Market stays - for a season

The Moreland Farmers Market has been at three locations in Westmoreland already -- next year it...

Westmoreland house demolition reveals site of historic bombing

Westmoreland house demolition reveals site of historic bombing

Here's a forgotten page of the history of Inner Southeast Portland...a labor bombing

Bob of 'Red Mill' celebrates 88th year, remembers Sellwood

Bob of 'Red Mill' celebrates 88th year, remembers Sellwood

Bob's rambles took him away from Portland for a while, but he remembers his early days in Sellwood

Southeast's historic homes and neighborhoods

Southeast's historic homes and neighborhoods

As older houses are replaced by newer ones, sometimes neighborhood history is lost


SE Portland's Features

RITA A. LEONARD - Creston-Kenilworths December Tree Planting Class was presented by, from left: Mason Wordell, PP&R Tree Planting Coordinator; Friends of Trees representative Rudy Roquemore; and Jim Gersbach, from PP&Rs Urban Forestry Center.
March 29, 2017

Wider species of trees contemplated for Creston-Kenilworth

by Rita A. Leonard
With the citywide street tree inventory done, neighborhoods are considering how to improve arboreal diversity
March 28, 2017

APRIL EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

by THE BEE
Inner Southeast's Events and Activities for the month of April
COURTESY OF SETH JOHNSON - Woodstock students dance at Chinese New Year Celebration in the school gym.
March 03, 2017

Woodstock Elementary celebrates Chinese New Year

by Rita A. Leonard
There were two celebrations of the Year of the Rooster in Woodstock this year -- here's the first


DAVID F. ASHTON - Under Milk Wood director Isabele McTighe leads Cleveland High student actors through physical warm-up exercises in preparation for a rehearsal of the play.
March 03, 2017

'Under Milk Wood' on stage this month at Cleveland High

by David F. Ashton
The winter stage play at Cleveland High was written by a poet -- originally, for radio
DAVID F. ASHTON - Rehearsing for the upcoming musical Annie - FHS student actors Kristina Strommer (as Grace Farrell the secretary), Mica Hastings (who plays Annie), and Kieran Andrews (playing Oliver Daddy Warbucks) stroll the streets of New York City.
March 03, 2017

'Annie' romps on Franklin High's stage

by David F. Ashton
The winter stage presentation at Franklin High, on the Marshall Campus this year
RITA A. LEONARD - The owners of the new Coco Donuts shop - now open seven days a week at the south end of the Brooklyn neighborhood on S.E. Milwaukie Avenue - are Ian Christopher, Tevy Hul, and Prak Khou.
March 03, 2017

Coffee and doughnut shop opens on S.E. Milwaukie at McLoughlin

by Rita A. Leonard
Doughnuts and coffee come to south Brooklyn and north Westmoreland -- on Milwaukie Avenue
DANA BECK - The ornate metalwork above the front door of Moreland Frameworks on S.E. Milwaukie Avenue has always been an eye-catcher. Owners Cathy and Rob Blakeslee have retired and closed their store.
March 03, 2017

Moreland Frameworks closes its doors

by Dana Beck
A highly regarded local store's owners have retired, and the building is closed
DAVID F. ASHTON - Lucky New Year Lions, led by the boy Buddha, begin the Lunar New Year celebration at the Woodstock Branch Library.
March 03, 2017

Woodstock Library celebrates Lunar New Year

by David F. Ashton
There were two celebrations of the Year of the Rooster in Woodstock this year -- here's the second
ERIC NORBERG - Outgoing WCBA President, and Woodstock businessperson, Ann Sanderson.
March 03, 2017

Woodstock business leader reflects on district's challenges and…

by Becky Luening
The Woodstock Business owner and former President of the WCBA looks back and ahead
RITA A. LEONARD - Chairman Eric Wieland guided the first Brooklyn Action Corps neighborhood association meeting of 2017.
February 28, 2017

Brooklyn neighbors started 2017 with a meeting

by Rita A. Leonard
Kicking the year off with the Brooklyn Action Corps neighborhood association

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Feb 25, 2017

MARCH EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

by THE BEE
Here are some of the things going on in Inner Southeast Portland in March