Category Archives: Stories

Affected Generation

Since fourth grade taking action on climate change has been my passion. Although I am still a Freshman, my climate activism has changed from a simple blog to my co-founded organization Affected Generation. For the past years, I have worked alongside Jeremy Clark to be leaders and organize some of the largest youth climate events

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A Cleaner Clackamas River

The Carli Creek project is a water quality facility on a 15 acre-patch of land in unincorporated Clackamas County wedged between industrial properties and the Clackamas River. Named after the family that once owned and farmed the land for generations, Carli Creek is the repository for much of the stormwater runoff that drains from the

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Maker’s Mark Honors Esther with a Drink

It’s not often you have a drink made in honor of who you are and what you represent.  On International Women’s Day, Maker’s Mark hosted an evening to celebrate women and Maker’s Mark, Margie Samuels. Kari Ann Graczyk  of Mother’s Bistro created “Brain Food”, a cocktail with Maker’s Mark bourbon, lemon juice, walnut bitters and a fish

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Thank You SHUCK!

For a second year, Portland oyster lovers, make Shuck Portland an incredible success!  Through slurping, eating, drinking and purchase of Shuck merchandise and raffle tickets more than $10,000 was raised! The funds will support TWC’s work with The Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians and Oregon Oysters Farms to improve  Poole Slough estuary habitat that supports

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