Open Meadow Career Connections Opportunity

Open Meadows Alternative School is our Kenton Neighbor and recently received a 2009 Spirit of Portland Award in Community Partnership.  Open Meadow Career Connections program is looking for motivated North Portlanders 18-24 years old who want to begin careers in Healthcare  Start with a challenging 5 week training: · Opportunities to increase confidence, motivation, & hope · Networking […]


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Friends of Trees ORDER DEADLINE IS MONDAY, DEC 7TH!!! Link out: Click here Description: To order trees for your yard or parking strip, click on \”Order Street & Yard Trees\” to create your online account by Dec. 7. You can order yard trees right away, and you can order trees for your parking strip after […]


Portland Plan North Portland Workshop Dec 1st – Your Voice Counts!

Kenton Neighbors – Let’s make a good showing:  Portland Plan will be our City’s strategic plan for the next 25 years. The strategic plan is really a people’s plan, ensuring that Portlanders are prosperous, healthy and educated. In order to tackle our challenges, we need as many Portlanders as possible to help ensure that Portland […]


PROPER Thanksgiving Day Dinner

Thanksgiving Day   12 pm – 4 pm at  Po’ Shines Cafe de la Soul- 8139 N Denver Ave PROPER has traditionally hosted a free Thanksgiving dinner.  As it is almost that time of year again, PROPRER is sending an invitations to all those in the community and also asking our neighbors if they would be able to contribute […]


Third Thursday Art Walk tonight in Kenton!!

This looks to be a lively evening for Kenton’s Third Thursday Art Walk: Check out:  Opening of The Black Door Gallery – 2034 N Kilpatrick     Don’t miss the great sampling of goodies at Homebrew Exchange –  “Fresh Prince Porter”  – N Kilpatrick Olivine Gallery  and Oregon Natural Desert Association invite you to a photography exhibit of Oregon’s […]



WAUD BLUFF TRAIL OPEN HOUSE Location:  Chiles Center –  Hall of Fame Room, University of Portland, 5000 N Willamette Blvd.          6:00  – 8:00 PM The Waud Bluff Trail is a short connector that provides access from North Willamette Blvd. near the University of Portland to North Basin Avenue on Swan Island. This project will upgrade the […]


Call for HELP – Marysville School

To our Kenton Neighbors:   As you probably have heard,  Marysville School  experienced a fire yesterday resulting in what they’re calling a “total loss”. The school population is being moved to the old Rose City Park building which hasn’t functioned as a school for 2 years.  An entire school, including 20 classrooms has to be created […]


Most Recent Denver Streetscape Update:

Denver Avenue Businesses are OPEN and need your support! Lots of progress on the N. Denver east side sidewalk work the past couple weeks. Concrete sidewalks between Watts and Schofield have been poured. Work remains in that area to pour corners and driveways. Much of the preparation work is completed between Schofield and Kilpatrick, and […]


Basic Naturescaping Workshop Register Now!

Title: Basic Naturescaping Workshop Start Time:  1 pm Date: Sunday, November 15th In this introductory workshop we introduce the concept of naturescaping. We’ll also explore: • time and maintenance savings • reduction/elimination of water and chemical use • increasing and improving wildlife habitat • watershed stewardship • basic site or project planning and many other […]


Halloween Night in Kenton

Happy Halloween!  If you love car racing don’t miss the Portland International Raceway – PIR 24 hour Chump Car event starting 5 pm Saturday October 31st running non-stop through 5 pm Sunday November 1st.  If you love peace and quiet, stay indoors, draw the curtains and burrow in to enjoy the extra hour provided by the […]

Leaded Fuel Use At PIR

Stay up-to-date on the latest information about the campaign to limit the use of leaded fuel at Portland International Raceway

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