Foster-Powell's unique 'garden on asphalt' raises funds

The Bee - Features
In the City of Portland there is just ONE community garden built on an asphalt surface!

Tons of trash make a good Sellwood-Westmoreland cleanup day

The Bee - Features
It's the oldest continuous annual neighborhood cleanup in the entire State of Oregon

'Heroes and Villains' raise funds for Llewellyn

The Bee - Features
It was the fundraising season for PTAs and school foundations; here's how Llewellyn did it

'Camp Cleveland' party raises funds for CHS PTA

The Bee - Features
This year's Cleveland High School's successful fundraising auction had a 'camping' theme

Collective's 'department store' opens in Sellwood

The Bee - Features
Is it a department store? Maybe. Its participants instead call it a 'business collective'

New data helping Foster Road businesses succeed

The Bee - Features
The businesspeople of Foster Road lean about demographics -- and how they can help

Plant sale brings 'Balfour Park' development nearer

The Bee - Features
In Ardenwald, Balfour Park gets just a little bit closer with each successful plant sale

Brentwood-Darlington neighbors 'clean up' in May

The Bee - Features
After a year off, the Brentwood Darlington clleanup returned -- with Woodstock welcome

Sellwood Middle School 5K Run moves to springtime

The Bee - Features
The fundraising race, in the past held in the fall, has moved to springtime, with success

PCC 'Multicultural Night' a success in Montavilla

The Bee - Features
The many cultural influences impacting students at PCC in Montavilla are celebrated in one night

EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

The Bee - Features
Learn, here, some of the key events and activities in Southeast in the month of June

Avenue of Roses Business Assn. reveals plans

The Bee - Features
Although last year's 82nd Avenue Parade was cancelled, 2018 is upbeat on 82nd

Southeast's 'New Year in the Park' continues to thrive

The Bee - Features
While the Avenue of Roses Parade was underway, a cultural festival took place in Glenhaven Park

Suspect sees police coming and rams cruiser; is shot

The Bee - Features
A suspect finds that you assault a police officer with your car at your own peril; you can get shot

Southeast residents with rose gardens urged to enter

The Bee - Features
If you are proud of your rose garden, the Royal Rosarians want you to enter their contest

SOUTHEAST HISTORY: 'Renewed homes' heading for their second…

The Bee - Features
While much of old Southeast Portland seems under demolition, a celebration of four who renovated!

Brooklyn kids enjoy 5th annual Easter Egg Hunt

The Bee - Features
Parents, kids, and eggs make the traditional Easter tableau in the Brooklyn neighborhood

Annual Westmoreland Park scramble for Easter Eggs delights…

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It takes two neighborhoods and two organizations to put on THIS long-running Easter Egg Hunt!

Brentwood-Darlington Moose Lodge hosts 'Breakfast with…

The Bee - Features
Easter Eggs and breakfast were on the menu at the Moose Lodge in Brentwood-Darlington this year

Bullseye Glass' 'Working Glass' art on display through July

The Bee - Features
The annual art show is on -- displaying the talents of the glassmarkers at Bullseye in Brooklyn

Moreland Farmers Market to reopen in May at same location

The Bee - News
They don't have to change location for at least one more year -- but they're still looking

'Hypertufa Queen' stars in annual Woodstock plant sale

The Bee - Features
The community effort to maintain the Woodstock Community Center is sparked by this sale

'Mercado' on Foster Road celebrates third anniversary

The Bee - News
This festive Foster Road marketplace has thrived, and celebrated its third anniversary in April

Johnson Creek benefits from 20th annual tidying

The Bee - Features
Johnson Creek - a major urban stream, but its value comes partly from the annual cleanups done there

Artists in glass increasingly turn to Southeast for their…

The Bee - Features
The Watershed Bldg on Milwaukie Avenue houses another new specialized retail business

'Year of the Dog' celebrated on Powell Boulevard

The Bee - Features
A celebration keyed to the Asian year took place not long ago at a restaurant on Powell Blvd

Brooklyn and Woodstock businesses move to Westmoreland

The Bee - Features
Two businesses have relocated from one Inner Southeast neighborhood to another

'Friends of Moreland Woods' plans park design charrette

The Bee - Features
While the effort to raise money to make this neighborhood park possible continues....

Easter Eggs again reign, at Brentwood Park

The Bee - Features
In Brentwood-Darlington, the Easter Bunny shows up overhead -- dropping eggs on everyone!

SOUTHEAST EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

The Bee - Features
Here are some of the key Events and Activities in Inner Southeast Portland in May

PBOT pedals 'Sunday Parkways' right out of Sellwood

The Bee - Features
Inner Southeast loses Sunday Parkways, but finds the reason they ever had them slightly affronting

Brentwood-Darlington to restart annual 'clean-up'

The Bee - Features
Intimidating Metro rules suspended a popular cleanup last year; this year it's back

Inner Southeast experiences the Great Depression

The Bee - Features
The 1930's were a time of poverty and bad times in the United States. Here's how they were HERE

'Masquerade Ball' fundraiser benefits Duniway kids

The Bee - Features
Creativity helps school fundraisers remain consistently successful; Duniway School offers an example

Tunes across the Pacific: 'Sellwood Jazz' plays in Taiwan

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Hands across the Pacific bring a taste of Sellwood to the other side of the ocean

Chef prepares 'true Puerto Rican fare' at Mercado

The Bee - Features
Many tastes are offered by food cart vendors around the city; S.E. now hosts one from Puerto Rico

'Celebrate Silas' 5K supports nonprofit Dougy Center

The Bee - Features
A family's grief and sorrow turn into a fundraiser for a prominent Southeast nonprofit

Kidney dialysis center opens on S.E. Foster Road

The Bee - Features
Kidney dialysis is now available in Inner Southeast, at a new facility on Foster Road

'Portland River Center' planned near OMSI

The Bee - Features
Something new is coming to Portland's east-side riverbank, just a bit north of OMSI

'Hot meals, warm hearts' at Woodstock's All Saints

The Bee - Features
Charity starts at home they say, and local churches are leading the way -- as here

'Portland Chamber Music' ensemble features…

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A composer based in Woodstock draws attention with his Chamber Music compositions

Southeast volunteers travel to repair water wells…

The Bee - Features
We take clean water for granted; Central America doesn't. Brooklynites do something about it

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

The Bee - Features
Here are special Inner Southeast Events and Activities for the month of April!

Southeast neighbors dump old drugs, help needy

The Bee - Features
The drug turn-in program at Southeast Precinct has been revived and is again available

The Mountain, and the Mantle Club - Tales of the…

The Bee - Features
We found the letters; we were able to return the letters; now here's more about that family

SE business group reveals plans for 2018

The Bee - Features
It was the annual general meeting of the Woodstock Community Business Assn., or 'WCBA'

Llewellyn hosts fourth Valentine-themed 'Small Tall…

The Bee - Features
The Westmoreland grade school puts a sweet twist on a traditional grade-school dance concept

'Better Bones and Balance' class moves to Woodstock

The Bee - Features
A popular exercise class for seniors moves from Sellwood to new Woodstock quarters

'Anything Goes' sets sail on Franklin High's new…

The Bee - Features
Is Cole Porter still relevant in 2018? You'd get a YES from Franklin High's thespians!

'Henry Higgins Bagels', a Foster Road fixture,…

The Bee - Features
Some say they're the best bagels in Portland currently -- maybe that's why they have 3 locations

From the past: Amusing suggestions for driver…

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Historian Beck came across a driver's wish lisst of rules published in THE BEE over 100 years ago

Southeast kids still have time to be a SMART reader

The Bee - Features
Volunteers from the community -- of any age -- make this school reading program work

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES IN MARCH

The Bee - Features
Here's where you find listings of upcoming nonprofit events in the community you may enjoy

Start-up baker cooks in Westmoreland kitchen

The Bee - Features
If you are wondering about that 'Comissary Kitchen' on SE McLoughlin, here's one of the cooks there

SOUTHEAST HISTORY: The life of Sellwood's Chester…

The Bee - Features
Chet Keller's life spanned an entire century -- he was present for the opening BOTH Sellwood Bridges

Advantis Credit Union returns to Southeast - in…

The Bee - Features
After several years with no office in Inner Southeast, Advantis Credit Union opens one in Woodstock

All Saints' Woodstock bookstore expands; now 'Book…

The Bee - Features
A church's thrift store reorganizes to concentrate on one category of merchandise -- books

Our Christmas Wish granted - lost family photos…

The Bee - Features
You read last month of our search for an owner of photos in a Dumpster -- found! And returned

OnPoint Community Credit Union opens Woodstock…

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The state's largest credit union, already open in Sellwood, now has an office in Woodstock too

Brooklyn's 'Working Glass Art Show' off to a late…

The Bee - Features
By this time, the annual art glass show in the Brooklyn neighborhood is usually underway...

Hot Petanque tourney rolls thru Westmoreland

The Bee - Features
Portland -- and Westmoreland Park -- are prominent in the world of the sport of Petanque

'Artichoke Music' holds sock drive; plans free Feb.…

The Bee - Features
A charity event looms in February, and here's your invitation, from a nonprofit, to participate

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES IN FEBRUARY

The Bee - Features
Here are some key events and activites for your calendar, in Inner Southeast, in February!

What's old is new again: Home Delivery makes a…

The Bee - Features
If you think the convenience of getting groceries & other stuff delivered right to your door is new:

Shoppers frolic during Sellwood-Westmoreland…

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The now-regular neighborhood promotion 'Decemberville' is fast becoming a tradition

Still seeking a family; hoping to return their…

The Bee - Features
Their photos were in the Dumpster at Sellwood Middle School years ago; we're still looking for them

Eight homes featured on this year's Duniway 'Tour'

The Bee - Features
The annual fundraising tour of elegant homes in Eastmoreland drew crowds again this year

'Teddy Roosevelt' visits Holy Family School in…

The Bee - Features
Inspired by the success of Hal Holbrook's award-winning Mark Twain show, he-e-ere's Teddy!

'Lenox Addition' rises at S.E. 52nd and Holgate

The Bee - Features
Something new looms on the northwest corner of Holgate Boulevard and S.E. 52nd

Grand fir at this year's Woodstock Tree Lighting…

The Bee - Features
Tree-lighting is a seasonal highlight these days everywhere in Southeast -- like Woodstock

'SMILE Christmas Tree' lit for the Holidays

The Bee - Features
The new strings of bright, energy-efficient LED lights are up -- but they're not yet fully paid for

'Wow & Flutterville' in Sellwood offers Parents'…

The Bee - Features
There are four of them in Portland, all Sellwood-owned; learn more about 'Wow & Flutterville'

Eastmoreland's 'saved sequoias' decked out for the…

The Bee - Features
Not be outdone in Inner Southeast seasonal tree lighting ceremonies, Eastmoreland now has one also

Holiday festivities brighten Foster Road

The Bee - Features
The Foster-Powell neighborhood has a tree-lighting -- matched with a traveling tree!

For Christmas: 'Mad about Miniatures' at Sellwood's…

The Bee - Features
Something tiny to observe right now -- a visit to this unique, and open-to-the-public museum

New artists show their craft during 'Open Studios…

The Bee - Features
On this annual tour, we visited four new Southeast artists we haven't encountered before

Grout School's spring auction to fund playground

The Bee - Features
This March Grout School fundraising auction will raise money for playground rehab

Annual Craft & Artisan Fair starts the season at…

The Bee - Features
Westmoreland Union Manor residents interact with the public more than most retirement communities

Woodstock Library hosts 'Native Women' presentation

The Bee - Features
Native women and domestic arts in the Northwest, the subject of a Woodstock talk

Lewis School's Bazaar and Tree Sale to support…

The Bee - Features
Classrooms benefited at this year's Holiday Bazaar at Lewis Elementary in Woodstock

Distinctive mailboxes for the Holidays in…

The Bee - Features
Inner Southeast mailboxes show Holiday style; the mail going in them is about get more expensive

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

The Bee - Features
Selected Events and Activities in Inner Southeast Portland from mid-December thru January

Confectionaries, soda fountains, and sweet treats…

The Bee - Features
History writer and researcher Dana Beck brings us memories of an earlier time in Inner Southeast

Developers choose to save Eastmoreland mansion

The Bee - Features
At a time when developers are tearing down houses on big lots for more houses, these guys did not

Woodstock Farmers market flourishes; will return in…

The Bee - Features
The nonprofit Woodstock Farmers Market concludes another successful season; prepares for next one

'Proper Pint' refreshes at Woodstock and 52nd

The Bee - Features
Of the three new businesses recently opened at 52nd and Woodstock, we profile the third and last

Monster March again parades through Westmoreland

The Bee - Features
Begun by two housewives to cheer the neighborhood after 9/11, it now has a life of its own

Hallowe'en fun again travels down Woodstock Blvd.

The Bee - Features
Hallowe'en for Woodstock starts at the library and ends at the community center, with events between

'Trunk-or-Treat' a highlight of…

The Bee - Features
Brentwood Darlington got into the Hallowe'en spirit with costume and open car trunks

Bakery food cart opens on Woodstock Boulevard

The Bee - Features
New dining options from a new food cart in front of Woodstock's premier furniture factory and store

Sellwood author wins 'Oregon Spirit Book Award' -…

The Bee - Features
Rita Leonard brings us word of a special distinction for a Sellwood author of books

Successful Parks Bond brings changes at Woodstock…

The Bee - Features
Some long-awaited improvements are finally materializing inside Woodstock Park, starting with a shed

Sellwood author publishes new children's book

The Bee - Features
Inner Southeast is home to an extraordinary number of published authors. Here's one with 8 books

EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES

The Bee - Features
Here are some highlights of what's going on in Inner Southeast in the rest of this year!

Ghost of early dairy farm hovers over Harold Street…

The Bee - Features
There were dairy farms at the north end of today's Westmoreland. This was the first house in 'Midway'

'Carole the Piano' gets new home at The Dougy Center

The Bee - Features
What's a jazzy piano like this doing in a place where children recover from deep loss? Read on...

'Salmon Celebration' at Westmoreland Park draws…

The Bee - Features
Started to celebrate the renovation of Westmoreland Park, this festive day is now devoted to salmon

Woodstock's 'Our Lady of Sorrows' celebrates 100…

The Bee - Features
Another local church celebrates a century of service to Inner Southeast. This time, one in Woodstock

Eastmoreland church hosts its second annual…

The Bee - Features
An Oktoberfest is quite new for SE Chavez Boulevard in Eastmoreland, but it's prospering already

For the third year, 'Sunday Parkways' rolls into…

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The first one included Westmoreland too; the second and third subsituted the City of Milwaukie instead

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