Tag: portland

May 26, 2020

Hilarious Home Owners Create Survey to Help Choose Next House Color

Hilarious Home Owners Create Survey to Help Choose Next House Color

Home owners in Portland decided to utilize the ‘wisdom of crowds‘ to help them choose their next house color

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Jan 15, 2017

Snow Day at the Oregon Zoo

Snow Day at the Oregon Zoo

Portland was hit with more than 30 cm of snow this past week and the Oregon Zoo shut down on Wednesday and Thursday

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Oct 21, 2015

Picture of the Day: Japanese Maple at the Portland Japanese Garden

Picture of the Day: Japanese Maple at the Portland Japanese Garden

Seen here is the famous Japanese Maple (Acer palmatum) at the Portland Japanese Garden in Portland, Oregon.

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Oct 21, 2014

Picture of the Day: Calvin and Hobbes Street Art in Portland

Picture of the Day: Calvin and Hobbes Street Art in Portland

Photograph by Mike Vogel (@mikev on Twitter) Writer and Portland resident Mike Vogel spotted this wheatpaste poster of an older Calvin daydreaming about his childhood and the good times he had with his pal Hobbes. The street artwork was spotted at the corner of 7th Avenue and Salmon Street in southeast Portland. I was…

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Sep 16, 2013

Picture of the Day: Portland’s Famous Japanese Maple

Picture of the Day: Portland’s Famous Japanese Maple

PORTLAND’S FAMOUS JAPANESE MAPLE Photograph by SCOTT MCCRACKEN Flickr | Facebook | Google+ | 500px | Instagram Proclaimed the most authentic Japanese garden outside of Japan, the Portland Japanese Garden is a 5.5-acre haven located within Washington Park in the west hills of Portland, Oregon, USA. The Portland Japanese Garden is composed…

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