03.10.12 The Saturday Post


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Nominate a Community Service Hero for the 18th Annual Gladys McCoy Award! | Multnomah County – Know someone who should be honored as Multco’s outstanding citizen vltr & inducted in the county’s “Volunteer Hall of Fame”? Nominate them for the Gladys McCoy Award!

Join the Tualatin Planning Commission – Are you interested in supporting your community? Are you looking for a way to get involved with civic engagement?


Gussie never backed down – Many remember Gresham’s iconic former mayor Gussie McRobert for her willingness to fight for her city.

Peyton Manning’s Lessons In Career Strategy – This week, in a much-talked about move, the Indianapolis Colts released their future Hall-of-Fame, four-time MVP quarterback Peyton Manning to go look for work with another NFL team.

How to Be Creative – The image of the ‘creative type’ is a myth. Jonah Lehrer on why anyone can innovate—and why a hot shower, a cold beer or a trip to your colleague’s desk might be the key to your next big idea.

A Year After Tsunami, Town Seeks Solace – In the face of tragedy, Japan has rediscovered a resiliency and inner strength reminiscent of the post-war age. Social media has transformed the suffering of many into a new network of community activism and volunteerism.

Engaging Kids in Politics – Earlier this week, I asked my daughter if anyone at school was talking about the Super Tuesday primaries or the rest of the presidential race. “Nope,” she said.

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