portland http://wfpl.org en 'Peek at Portland' Offers Tours of Neighborhood Targeted for Arts and Development http://wfpl.org/post/peek-portland-offers-tours-neighborhood-targeted-arts-and-development <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Is Portland the new </span>Nulu<span style="line-height: 1.5;">? With artists and companies like&nbsp;</span>Argo<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Networks relocating to the historic neighborhood near downtown, Portland's </span>walkable<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> charm and potential (for now) for affordable art studio and performance space are creating significant buzz.</span></p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 18:53:20 +0000 Erin Keane 6921 at http://wfpl.org 'Peek at Portland' Offers Tours of Neighborhood Targeted for Arts and Development Former Employees Discuss Reopening Portland Boys & Girls Club, Local Philanthropist Helping http://wfpl.org/post/former-employees-discuss-reopening-portland-boys-girls-club-local-philanthropist-helping <p>Community leaders and former employees are working with a local philanthropist to reopen the Portland neighborhood Boys and Girls Club, which <a href="http://archives.wfpl.org/2011/10/21/salvation-armys-boys-and-girls-clubs-close-today/">The Salvation Army was forced to close in 2011</a>.</p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 19:51:27 +0000 Devin Katayama 5676 at http://wfpl.org Former Employees Discuss Reopening Portland Boys & Girls Club, Local Philanthropist Helping Portland Honors Neighborhood Preservation Work http://wfpl.org/post/portland-honors-neighborhood-preservation-work <p>As artists and real estate investors turn their attention to Louisvilleā€™s historic Portland neighborhood, local preservationists who have worked to keep the historic integrity of the neighborhood intact are being honored for their efforts. The <a href="http://www.goportland.org/">Portland Museum</a> and the Portland Preservation Alliance team up to recognize members of the community who have contributed significantly to preserving the architectural heritage of the historic Portland neighborhood.</p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 20:46:43 +0000 Erin Keane 5664 at http://wfpl.org Portland Honors Neighborhood Preservation Work