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Did you know there are over 90 waterfalls in the Columbia River Gorge? 90! A quick day trip from Portland can bring you to some of the best Oregon waterfalls in the state. Most of them are less than an hour’s drive away too. Click the photo to read more.

New program in Washington state created by Equitable Access to Credit Act

With the passage of the Equitable Access to Credit Act, our state just made a major investment to provide more resources for Community Development Financial Institutions to help those in financial distress gain access to the funds they require for their disability needs. Click the photo to read more.

Lessons From Hawaii

This is not so much about what we learned while we were in Hawaii, but what we learned while our daughter and her husband were in Hawaii. Click the photo to read more.

Where to Find Salads That Reign Supreme in Portland

Constructing a salad may seem a simple task, but composing a truly memorable one —in which each ingredient sings on its own while simultaneously working in delicious harmony with the others — is an understated feat. Click the photo to read more.

Explore the North Bank of the Columbia River Gorge

Mention the words “Columbia Gorge” to Pacific Northwest (PNW) locals, and they’ll almost certainly bring up Multnomah Falls, Vista House, Rowena Crest, or some of the other well-known points of interest on the Oregon side. Click the photo to read more.

Taking The Scenic Route Through Oregon From Portland To Corvallis: My 6 Favorite Stops

From award-winning wines to a white oak savannah preserve, ocean beaches, and a visit to Bart Simpson’s Springfield, a road trip through central and southern Oregon is a delight. Click the photo to read more.

Busy Street Scene Image in Downtown Portland, Oregon

Today’s circa 1940 street scene image was taken at the intersection of SW Morrison St. and SW 4th Ave. on a rainy day in Portland, OR. Click the photo to read more.

Improving Your Curb Appeal

You only get one chance to make a first impression. For instance, the first impression people will have of your home is the landscaping. Click through to see a few ways you can improve your curb appeal to make your home more pleasing, not to mention more valuable.

What's the Scoop on Today's Kitchen Trends

Every year, new kitchen trends pop up, inspiring people to update their kitchens and make them as modern as possible. But what are some of the kitchen trends for 2022? Click through to read more about this year's kitchen trends and what you can do to update your kitchen. 

Our Super Online N360 Program: Learn About Any Address, Any Neighborhood

Get all the details with Neighborhood360, an essential online program that provides a wide range of demographics, housing data, school info and neighborhood amenities. Take a deep data dive into 155 million street addresses. Click through and become a neighborhood expert!

Is This Your Situation: Thinking of Buying an Older Home?

Perhaps you want to save money by buying a fixer upper. Maybe you have just always wanted to live in an older home that is a piece of early Americana. Click through to learn the key secrets of buying an older home.

Home Insurance: Know How It Works

You may have heard a lot of information about home insurance, but not all of it may be correct. What exactly do you need, and how do you make your decisions? Click through for the essentials of the policy every homeowner needs.

Local Entertainment And Events Calendar: Including Virtual Events

You'll always know where the fun's going on with our interactive local events calendar featuring social sharing, images, videos and ticket links. Click through to see what's happening or to add your own local events.

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