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FRIDAY, JAN. 21, 2011

Brian Estes manages the Vinegar Flat Farm as part of a holistic way to build community access to health food and organic gardening. (Paul K. Haeder / Down to Earth NW Correspondent)

Link to community garden survey

The organizers behind the proposed community garden that may be located in Grant Park would very much like your input on what you'd like to see in a garden. Here's a link to an anonymous online survey (Survey Monkey) - please take a few moments...

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THURSDAY, JAN. 20, 2011

A community garden in Grant Park?

Yes, it could happen. The Parks Department is working on a policy that would make it possible for neighborhods to establish community gardens on park property. One pilot project is slated for Grant Park, the other for Peaceful Valley. Read the story here. What do...

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MONDAY, JAN. 10, 2011

Announcements

The South Perry Neighborhood and Business Association is meeting Tuesday Jan. 11 at 6 p.m. at the Perry Street Cafe. Everyone is welcome - the blog will be there, too. There's a game of book bingo at Grant Elementary (1300 E. Ninth Avenue) Tuesday Jan....

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MONDAY, NOV. 15, 2010

Boot and sock drive to kick off

The South Perry Business and Neighborhood Association is sponsoring a sock and boot drive for students at Grant Elementary School. About 90 percent of students at Grant receive free or reduced lunch because they live in poverty. At last weeke's SPBNA meeting it was discussed...

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Pia Hallenberg covers everything going on in the South Perry neighborhood, where she lives.