Get your holiday cheer at Salvage Works for the last Third Thursday event of the year! Yes, there will be a band (The Poor Deers, acoustic duo, from 7-9p), food, drinks, and lots of fun with your neighborhood besties, but it’s also a time to give back. Salvage Works is also collecting goods for the local homeless shelter.
This spring and summer, ODOT is repairing and restructuring along N. Denver Ave. and N. Victory Ave. — that is, heading north on Denver Ave. out of Kenton towards PIR and Vancouver/1-5 north. The project will resurface and repair the N. Denver Ave. Viaduct, re-align
Some really sweet pics and some history about Kenton’s landmark Paul Bunyan statue — check out the story and pictures online here: http://www.oregonlive.com/multimedia/index.ssf/2014/12/portlands_paul_bunyan_a_fun_la.html And in case you missed it, some cheeky jolly old St. Nick’s topped Paul with a Santa hat to celebrate the season.
Starting November 28 through December 31, you’ll get a wooden nickel if you make select purchases (either a specific item or spend a certain amount) at participating local businesses. You can then redeem the wooden nickel at other Kenton businesses for a free item or a discount!