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Kinokuniya bookstore opens in Portland

2019-08-22 After sitting empty for more than a decade, the Guild Theatre finally has a new tenant.  Japanese bookstore Kinokuniya opened yesterday in the historic former movie theater, selling manga, comics, stationery and a whole section dedicated to Studio Ghibli...

Report on Ebetsu Exchange – Jan/Feb 2019

Thank you to all for all you did - especially the host families! Ron Ture, Ebetsu exchange co-chair Gresham-Ebetsu Sister City Association As in years past, the GESCA high school student exchange began in the fall, when Barry Busse and Byerly Woodward collected host...

Tanith’s class preps for festival

Tanith: It's school festival time! So far my class preparations have included painting, rehearsals, songs, dances, games, laughs, and putting makeup on boys! It's been an exciting week and the first day Orientation was already great! I'm excited to see the final...