The Clark Public Utilities StreamTeam hosts its 15th annual Earth Day celebration, with more than 40 organizations participating in the EcoFair. Activities include nature walks, live music, children's crafts and more. The Audubon Society of Portland will present a birds of prey show, there will be fish releases by the Northwest Wild Fish Rescue, and the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry will have an interactive insect and reptile station.
I’m always amazed when I read that the Republicans still call themselves the party of Lincoln. Republicans haven’t been the party of Lincoln since 1948 when a Democratic president, Harry Truman, racially integrated the U.S. military through Executive Order 9981. Soon the party of the South was looking for a new party. First they tried Dixiecrats headlined by avowed racist Strom Thurmond of South Carolina. He captured four Southern states in his failed presidential bid in 1948.
The Firstenburg Community Center will be closed Sunday in observance of Easter, according to a Friday news release from the city of Vancouver. The Marshall Community Center is always closed on Sundays.
WASHINGTON — I missed my brother's anniversary last week. But I have a very 21st-century excuse: I lost it in the cloud. I discovered this the next day when my sister-in-law mentioned they had been out to dinner to celebrate their 15th.