The return of the rains, the return of the rains gear.

As is common knowledge, October-ish through sometime around June is the "rainy" season here in Cascadia. What isn't common knowledge is that it's not a monolithic period; it doesn't start raining on October 1st and then continues non-stop until June 30th. (Though sometimes it can feel like it.) No, there's a bit o' heavy rain,... Continue Reading →

SOLD: 1992 Bridgestone XO-3

UPDATE 29 October 2014: This bike has been SOLD. Yes, yes, the thinning of the herd continues, and I've decided to part with my Bridgestone XO-3. I've had it for a year and a half, have had fun with it, done a lot with/to it, but it's time to move on, and sell it while... Continue Reading →

Sunset Burrito Club, 16 Oct 2014

After a few days of rain, Thursday October 16 turned out to be a nice fall day: sunny, high 70F/21C. With the rain supposed to return on Friday, the mantra became clear: Get it in while you can. Nice weather will soon be a thing of the past. Lollygagging outside will not be pleasurable in... Continue Reading →

Oregon Archives Crawl

I’ll be going! Will you?

Vintage Portland

Just a reminder, the Oregon Archives Crawl is happening this weekend! Join us between 10 a.m. and 3 p.m., in celebration of Oregon Archives Month.

We didn’t want to leave you without a photo. Remember to bring a friend!

People eating cake at Carruther's retirement party, 1957 : A2005-005.1355.1 People eating cake at Carruther’s retirement party, 1957 : A2005-005.1355.1

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