Community

Gorge Business Launches Hyper-Local Gorge Community Site

Covering the entire Columbia River Gorge from Troutdale out to past Biggs, and covering both Oregon and Washington, the hyper-local Gorge Connect community site provides the first-ever comprehensive G...

Gorge Area Events Calendar Is Here!

We’ve been working hard to bring this feature to Gorge Communities.  Find out what events are happening in your community, publish your own events, set up bookings, export our calendar to your D...

Small Town Dying

Being born in the 1960s and to grow up in the 1970’s in an area where everybody knew everyone. There was no Walmart. No mall. This was small town The Dalles, Oregon. We went to Jones Boys Dairy for mi...

10 Ways To Leave The Drama Behind

I’ve often felt that current culture lacked a great moment to call our own. The previous generations selfishly beat us to the punch on nearly every compelling discovery. Fire is already a thing, the I...

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“Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.”

Confessions of a Shop Local Fanatic

Why shop local? It’s not because I think I’m doing my local stores a big favor. It’s just the opposite — it’s about what these local businesses provide us as a community.