Archive for September 2014

A Look at What Was in Slabtown

This Saturday, 9/20/14, is a big day. All are welcome to the 8th Annual Slabtown Festival, celebrating the history of this NW Portland neighborhood – and, whaddya know, it’s also conveniently the same day as McMenamins Tavern & Pool’s 30th Anniversary! So, like we said, this is a big day. And all big days deserve a parade, some beer and a healthy dose of history.

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A Principal of Principles

As has been mentioned here in the past, we are in the process of renaming several of the Kennedy School guestrooms to celebrate the people who attended, worked and taught at the school.

And because it is Back to School Day for children across the land, it seems apt to recall one of Kennedy’s former principals. Here is the history plate that will be installed in the Gertrude Ramage room.

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