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Babies entering the world @ Splasho

Babies entering the world @ Splasho: “The flow along this conveyor belt represents the rate at which babies are being born on the planet, the flow of coffins represents deaths. You can tick 'Show continent' to display the continent in which they are born. ( Africa, Asia, Australasia Europe, North America, South America). Continents are […]

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Youth Speak Out on Water Conservation

Youth Speak Out on Water Conservation: “At 9:30 this morning high school students from the Open Meadow City Corps program will present to City Council their recommendations for how to answer a Water Bureau question: "What's the best way to reach youth with a message about water resource awareness and water conservation?" City Council meetings […]

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Metroblogging Portland: Getting around P-Town, Google style

Metroblogging Portland: Getting around P-Town, Google style: “Couple of hints for you Portlanders who don't like driving: Google helps you plan trips on Tri-Met… Or, for those who'd rather hoof it, find out how far you're walking, and even how many calories you're burning, using the Gmaps Pedometer! Ain't technology grand? Any other fun Portland-specific […]

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Good Ride, Great Cause

Good Ride, Great Cause: “Good Ride, Great CauseOn Sunday, August 13, the Providence Bridge Pedal celebrates its 11th year with a bike ride across all of Portland's bridges, from the Sellwood to the St. John's. This is a once-a-year opportunity to ride the bridges with minimal automobile traffic, and the money raised will benefit the […]

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Happiness Is Merely A Click Away… | KPSU

Happiness Is Merely A Click Away… | KPSU: “Happiness Is Merely A Click Away…Submitted by Yet Another Pop… on Sun, 07/02/2006 – 5:28pm. Miscellaneous While many people know that KPSU's archive holds several weeks worth of programming in easy-to-download-or-stream .mp3 format, our archive is also a great resource for live music and interviews! Many of […]

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GOOD NEWS: Weyerhaeuser giving $1M to Nature Conservancy – The Portland Business Journal:

Weyerhaeuser giving $1M to Nature Conservancy – The Portland Business Journal:: “Weyerhaeuser giving $1M to Nature ConservancyThe Portland Business Journal – 11:39 AM PDT Tuesday Weyerhaeuser Co. and the Weyerhaeuser Company Foundation are pledging $1 million in cash and interest in forest lands to The Nature Conservancy. Weyerhaeuser officials said it's the Federal Way, Wash.-based […]

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