Pull together; Volunteers needed; more
Letters 2015: Will you be on the list?
Here’s a few ways to help find or rejuvenate your sense of joy at this time of year.
‘Brilliant’; ‘Zero loss'; A night at the shelter
Meteorologists have declared the 2015 Oregon drought all or partly relieved, depending on what part of the state you live in.
Letter response; ‘Irony’; No hoax; more
The mayor’s moment at Friday’s holiday tree lighting created some discomfort.
Odds on; Water differences; Discourse needed; ‘Guns for terrorists’
This past week I had the opportunity to attend the National Association of Counties’ Safe and Secure Counties symposium in Colorado Springs, in El Paso County, Colo. I had the privilege and honor to attend the memorial service for Garrett Swasey, the officer killed in the Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting.
‘Just fine’; No doubt; Disagrees; more
On Dec. 3, Gov. Kate Brown ordered all flags at public institutions throughout Oregon be lowered to half-staff beginning immediately until Monday, Dec. 7 at sunset to honor the victims of the attacks in San Bernardino.
About a year ago, Eric John Kaiser released his album “Idaho,” which is a collection of songs he wrote while staying at a hotel near the Lava Hot Springs, Idaho, and then went back to Portland to record it.
Debatable; No ‘glossy facts’; Limit STRs
Barcelona, Rio de Janiero Kyoto … the places read like screen titles in a cinema thriller.
Twice I’ve listened to John Coltrane’s jazz masterpiece “A Love Supreme,” on the radio a few years ago and, for the first time, in a live concert c. 1990 at Fort Worden Theater in Port Townsend, Wash.
Clean-energy piggybank; Thankful for farmers; No small potatoes