Street Fair Poster Contest

The Belmont Street Fair has put out a call to graphic design students (and really anyone else) who are interested in creating the poster for this years’ Street Fair.  Some very nice artwork has been submitted so far by students from the Pacific Northwest College of Art!

Deadline to submit a poster for consideration is June 1.  The project includes creating supplemental artwork as well, like band lineup and trolley stop graphics.  A $300 stipend will be awarded as well as recognition of the artist.

If you are interested in participating in the contest please email for more details!

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Venture Portland Awards $37,000 in Neighborhood Business District Grants

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This week Venture Portland awarded $37,000 to fund 19 Spring/Summer projects in Portland’s neighborhood business districts city wide including a grant to help fund the Belmont Walking Map coming out just in time for the summer tourist season.
“Venture Portland’s grants stimulate neighborhood economic development in real time,” said Alison Stoll, Venture Portland’s Grants Committee Chair and Parkrose Business Association Delegate.  “It’s incredible to see the immediate positive impact the grants have on our local economy.”Many of the Spring/Summer grant projects focus on events and projects that take advantage of Portlanders’ desire toVenture Out during warm weather.
Thank you Venture Portland for choosing Belmont!
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Only Custom Yarn Shop in Portland, OR moving to Belmont

Yarnia is the only yarn shop where you can design your very own custom yarn blend, and buy it by the pound.  You choose the fiber, color, thickness, and amount, and they’ll create your custom yarn for you right on the spot — perfect for knitting, crocheting, or weaving!


Great news for everyone who loves to shop Belmont . . . . Yarnia is moving to Belmont soon!  Catch them now at 4183 SE Division.

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