Features

A popular plant sale marks the end of pandemic restrictions by returning to Eastmoreland upcoming in May
BY ELIZABETH USSHER GROFF | April 30, 2022 at 8:00 p.m.

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Franz Bakery Outlet Store on SE 45th closes permanently

For decades, Inner Southeast families have made weekly trips to patronize the Franz Store near Johnson Creek Blvd

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'Lightening Society Salon' opens in Brooklyn

Yes, "Lightening" is a pun, as are many har salon names! Read on, for details of this new Inner Southeast business...

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Sellwood Community House creates 'Cranes for Ukraine' origami art

The Sellwood Community House decides to support Ukraine by making and gifting paper cranes. Here's the story...


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Decorated Easter fence brightens busy Southeast intersection

Bright flowers and an Easter‐decorated fence have caught the eye of a BEE photographer

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Children's health fair held at Brooklyn church

Children's teeth are the better for a clinic held in the Brooklyn neighborhood recently....

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Girl Scouts' Little Free Food Pantry opens in Westmoreland

They're not just for books anymore ‐‐ in Westmoreland, it's a new "little free food pantry" at Moreland Presbyterian


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SMILE 'Easter Egg Hunt' at Oaks Park this year

After two pandemic years without community Easter Egg Hunts, the Sellwood‐Moreland one returns ‐‐ at Oaks Park

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Spare bedrooms ‐ one 'affordable housing' alternative?

In the search for "affordable housing", one big resource has been largely overlooked ‐‐ now it's catching on...

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Custom embroidery/upholstery shop opens in Brooklyn neighborhood

An embroidery business operates under the radar in the Brooklyn neighborhood. THE BEE paid a visit...

EVENTS and Activities

Here's our wrapup of the nonprofit public events and activities we've been informed of in Southeast for May!

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Sellwood-Moreland Business Alliance returns to action, in theater

After a quiescent period, the Sellwood‐Westmoreland business association moves to rebuild after the pandemic