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Photo of the Day August 2012

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Music by the Hood River band Jamba gets an assist from maraca-playing sisters Caitlyn (7) and Jaclyn (3) FitzHenry of Redmond, at the first Fruit Festival at Streich’s Orchards near Parkdale Saturday. The girls and their parent...s and grandparents disembarked Mount Hood Railroad at Streich’s Park at Woodworth Road. Local vendors offered food, drink and handcrafts, and the Streich family sold cherries and gave tours of their adjacent cherry and pear orchard. The park abuts the tracks and has ample shade as well as sun, and views of Mount Hood. The park has been available for weddings and other private rentals, but this was the first public event hosted by the family. Hannah Streich said the family wanted to provide a venue for local vendors and local residents to gather..


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