Mississippi Pizza Monday Night Spelling Bee

Mississippi Pizza Monday Night Spelling Bee

From Myspace.com/portlandspellingbee: Join Portland's bravest spellers every Monday night (sign-up at 6, spelling starts at 7) at Mississippi Pizza – adults only! Spelling rounds are fast and furious, punctuated by comedy, audience participation, prize giveaways, and bizarre acts of randomness. Summer Special: No Cover! Pictures from Last Weekend's Mississippi Street Fair 3552 North Mississippi Ave […]

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Two Good Stories from BikePortland.org: Police Tickets, Sustainable PDX

There are two good articles today over at BikePortland.org. Click the titles for more info. Police put damper on popular weekend fun rides The Portland Police Bureau (PPB) were busy this weekend issuing citations to cyclists at two Portland biking traditions: the monthly Midnight Mystery Ride and the weekly Zoobomb….more Portland's green policies add $2.6B […]

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PSU Noon Lectures this week on "Birds" (art, Sue Taylor) and Venerable Geshe Kalsang Damdul (Tibet) –free

From PORT: Sue Taylor on The Birds at PSU, July 17th Here is a chance to hear noted Art Historian Sue Taylor's very popular lectures on Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds. Sue is a corresponding editor for Art in America and the cornerstone of Portland State University's art department. She often focuses on psychoanalytic elements of […]

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July 14 Daily Stank Image Bank –Burnside Bridge (Closed to Traffic)

From Trimet.org: Burnside Bridge Closures May Affect Bus Service From July 16 to August 5, Multnomah County will replace mechanical parts that help open and close the Burnside Bridge. TriMet bus lines 12-Sandy Blvd, 19-Glisan and 20-Burnside/Stark will continue to use the bridge most of the time. However, possible closures may cause detours on short […]

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Saturday –Woodstock Festival, Mississippi St Fair, PDX International Day Fest

Update : All current information in our Portland events listings. WoodStock Festival: The Woodstock Festival and Parade will be held along Southeast Woodstock Boulevard between 41st and 52nd avenues. The parade, featuring Mayor Tom Potter as grand marshal, begins at 11 a.m. The Oregon City Trolley also will take part in the parade and then […]

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Hot Lips article – sustainable practices, local ingredients

From PortlandOnline: Ten years ago, HOTLIPS Pizza owner David Yudkin began adopting sustainable business practices to create a niche in a competitive market. Operating a sustainable pizza shop has created, "a better product and a better workplace," says Yudkin. One initiative, using locally grown food, has yielded myriad benefits for the company and the community. […]

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