Southwest Community Connection News


Friends to Follow

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Opinion

Mixing pie enjoyment and financial awareness

November 01, 2017 SW Connection - Opinion Georgina Young-Ellis
Prosperity Pie Shoppe offers quality ingredients, while Sacred Money Studios promotes financial responsibility

Alternatives to recycling

November 01, 2017 SW Connection - Opinion Corey Buchanan
Betty and Jon Shelley prioritize reducing and reusing waste over recyclying

Features

Communities join Neighborhood Watch program

November 18, 2017 SW Connection - Features Corey Buchanan
Residents dealing with crime issues are hoping to socialize with neighbors and organize groups

Residential infill project would change zoning in Southwest Portland

November 17, 2017 SW Connection - Features Corey Buchanan
Area residents voice concerns about a new project that would change housing regulations
  • A bedrock for the uninsured

    SW Connection - Features
    Southwest Community Health Center provides health care for uninsured residents of Southwest Portland
  • Hillsdale remains Jewish center despite changes

    SW Connection - Features
    The Jewish community is spreading out across Portland, but Hillsdale is still central enclave
  • A travelers' discount

    SW Connection - Features
    Through a collaboration with the Multnomah Village Business Association, Multnomah Village businesses offer special prices to Airbnb…
  • Trick or Treat

    SW Connection - Features
    Local residents will flood the Multnomah Village streets and collect candy at local shops on Halloween
  • Village opens in Southwest Portland

    SW Connection - Features
    River West Village provides services and social opportunities for area's aging citizens
  • Garden guards against eye damage

    SW Connection - Features
    Eye Care Northwest offers leafy greens that protect the eye from damage and vision impairment
  • Animal Aid refreshes via remodel

    SW Connection - Features
    The nonprofit animal rescue organization is in the midst of a $300,000 rennovation project
  • Trail near Robert Gray Middle School (finally) receives funding

    SW Connection - Features
    City of Portland greenlights project to allow SW Trails to increase the safety of the path near the middle school
  • Providing hope amid devastation

    SW Connection - Features
    Emmy Blue spearheads donation efforts for Hurricane Harvey and the Eagle Creek Fire
  • On the cutting edge

    SW Connection - Features
    Ever Green Salon and Barber Company provides eco-friendly haircuts in Hillsdale
  • Leading Neighborhood House into the future

    SW Connection - Features
    Chris Chiacchierini takes over for Rick Nitti as the organization's first new executive director since 1999
  • Community Calendar

    SW Connection - Features
    A calendar of free community entertainment and events happening in Southwest Portland in August
  • Community Connections

    SW Connection - Features
    The Connection's round up of community meetings in the Southwest Portland region for the month of August 2017
  • College Notes

    SW Connection - Features
    News updates and announcements from Portland-native students in colleges across the country
  • Community Connections

    SW Connection - Features
    The Connection's round up of community meetings in the Southwest Portland region for the month of June 2017
  • Community Calendar

    SW Connection - Features
    A calendar of free community entertainment and events happening in Southwest Portland in July
  • College Notes

    SW Connection - Features
    News updates and announcements from Portland-native students in colleges across the country
  • School Briefs

    SW Connection - Features
    News tidbits from elementary, middle and high schools in the Southwest Portland Region from the July edition
  • The region's best classic and sports car show is almost here.

    Forest Grove News-Times - Features
    Sponsored content: The Concours d'Elegance is Sunday, July 16 on the campus of Pacific University in Forest Grove.
  • Community Connections

    SW Connection - Features
    Community meetings in Southwest Portland for the month of June
  • College Notes

    SW Connection - Features
    News updates from Portland-native students in colleges across the country
  • Community Calendar

    SW Connection - Features
    Free events happening in and around Southwest Portland in June
  • School Briefs

    SW Connection - Features
    Education notes for the June issue of the Southwest Community Connection
  • Community Connections

    SW Connection - Features
    A round up of the neighborhood meetings happening in April in Southwest Portland.

Sustainable Life

Paradise Papers investigation calls out Reed College fossil fuels investment

November 17, 2017 Shasta Kearns Moore
Leaked documents show Reed College, which rejected students demand to divest in fossil fuels, is invested in an off-shore fossil fuels fund.

NEWS BRIEFS: Oregon State Parks waive parking fees

November 17, 2017 Pamplin Media Group
More News: Christmas couple returns to Harlow House, Gorge2020 plan subject of review.

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What to consider about treating wisdom teeth

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