Monthly Archive: December 2016

Tommy Thayer – Kiss Guitarist From Portland Oregon

By PDX People Born November 7th 1960, in Portland, Oregon, Tommy grew up in the nearby suburb of Beaverton, Oregon. Tommy Thayer grew up during the pinnacle of Rock and Roll which saw many great bands including the Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Cream, The Doors, and Led Zeppelin come to the scene. What’s unique about Tommy Thayer’s musical …

Bette Sinclair is Portland’s PR Maven

There are some people who have a certain air about them; they exude confidence, wisdom and casual whimsy, yet always with an air of humility and charm. Bette Sinclair is one of those people. Having lived in Portland for over 40 years, Sinclair is tightly interwoven into Stumptown’s social quilt, and she wouldn’t have it …

Megan Gibbons on the go

Some people are born with a nomad inside. The desire to get up, get out and get going is just a part of their DNA; it’s an all-consuming endeavor. Megan Gibbons is one of those people. Upon meeting her, an infectious smile might accompany a slightly downturned glance. She’s educated, well-spoken, funny and attractive, yet …

Tricia Laine and Company

It seems almost everyone who lives in the Portland Metro area has a lot going on. Are we surprised? Our lovely stretch of neighborhood here in the Pacific Northwest simply has too much to offer. With kids strapped to our backs and groceries in our Subaru, we take an extra moment for that one cool …

RIP: John Glenn

  PORTLAND, Ore. – The United States lost one of its heroes today, former NASA astronaut, engineer, aviator, and Senator from Ohio, John Glenn, died at the age of 95. Glenn had fallen ill in the last couple of days and had been at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center surrounded by family and …