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Heart 2 Heart Farms

Living a Waste Not, Want Not life at Heart 2 Heart Farms WORDS Tina Curry | PHOTOGRAPHY Heart2Heart Farms Nestled on a steeply sloping hill, not far from Portland, sits Heart 2 Heart Farms.  Upon arrival you might mistakenly think it is a throwback to the hippie era. First glance produces an array of terraces, cages, […]

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Jeff Miller

A Welcoming Place – travel PORTLAND WORDS Merlin Faraday | PHOTOGRAPHY Christian Columbres / Travel Portland / Tim Sugden Travel Portland President and CEO Jeff Miller has a lot going on, and it’s all good – speaking recently at Oregon’s tourism State of the Industry event, leading the charge in making Travel Portland one of […]

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Out Of The Darkness Movie

In the St. Johns neighborhood of Portland, Oregon, the first day of production was conducted of the locally produced feature length motion picture “Out Of The Darkness.” The four week production will be utilizing local crew and vendors, with local actors and some from outside the State. The cast includes, Adam Davis, John Lewis, Graham Greene, […]

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Chef Sunny Jin

Cooking With the Community He is a world traveler, an artist, and even a fly-fisherman, yet none of these things are actually on his resume. The multi-talented man is Chef Sunny Jin and he is the Executive Chef at JORY Restaurant at the Allison Inn and Spa.  The 37-year-old started working there six years ago […]

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Lynn Penner-Ash – Winemaker

A Creator of Good Balanced Wine Breaking glass ceilings was never the plan, but for Lynn Penner-Ash it’s always been about creating good wine, a goal that her company, Penner-Ash Wine Cellars, still strives towards today. After what would be an enormous amount of achievements for some, she is the perfect example of where hard […]

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Laurent Montalieu – Winemaker

Bringing Old World Winemaking to Oregon With an appreciation for wine flowing through his veins,  Bordeaux native and winemaker Laurent Montalieu was just an infant when he experienced being in his first vineyard. Though he laughs and says that he doesn’t recall that particular experience, wine has definitely always been a part of his culture […]

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Pearl Neighborhood News

Pearl Cleanup Last month the PDNA hosted its largest Polish the Pearl; 116 people (including 20 local middle school students) turned out on a cloudy Saturday morning to clean up the streets. Volunteers picked up 1,066 lbs of trash and 455 lbs of recyclables. The district cleanup happens twice a year. Many thanks to our […]

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Megan Roosevelt – Healthy Grocery Girl

Growing up, Megan Roosevelt was always an innovative thinker and the Wilsonville, Oregon native is the founder of the impressive digital company Healthy Grocery Girl. As a registered dietitian, business owner, media personality, and video producer, the 28-year-old has been featured on the Oprah Winfrey Network, ABC, and CBS as a nutrition consultant and I […]

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