Urban “Renewal”

A couple, few blocks from work in downtown Portland, OR is the Ancient Order of United Workmen Temple.  At least for the next little bit.  As with so many other parts of old Portland, it is being demolished to make way for a new building.  One that is likely to be far more environmentally friendly, … Continue reading Urban “Renewal”

Solar Eclipse

||Some of you may have noticed that we had an eclipse today! It was a remarkable event to experience, and I watched it from downtown Portland. We were about about 20 odd miles from the path of totally which translated to 99% of an eclipse for us. At its peak the Sun was only a … Continue reading Solar Eclipse