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West Linn Cash Mob – August 24, 2012

West Linn Cash Mob – August 24, 2012

It's time for our third cash mob event!  In case you missed the first two, they were a great success!  Our third cash mob event will target a small business in the West Linn Central Village Shopping Center.  Take a few minutes out of your Friday afternoon and give a...

Music in the Park 2012

Music in the Park 2012

We had a great time enjoying the first Music in the Park event last Thursday, July 26th.  Hundred's of West Linn families were enjoying the sun and tunes.  Had great conversations with many of them and heard their priorities for West Linn.  Thank you to all who took a...

West Linn Old Time Fair 2012

West Linn Old Time Fair 2012

The morning started out cloudy and chilly.  Before the parade started, the clouds started to part and the sun came out.  It was great to meet all the supporters along the parade route and hand out candy to the kids.  My wife and daughter had a great time riding on the...

Mountain Toppers Yogurt

Mountain Toppers Yogurt

Mountain Toppers Yogurt was the second recipient of the West Linn cash mob.  It was a very timely treat on a hot July day.  This is a small business owned by the Stewarts and we are very happy they have joined our community!  If you would like to visit them, they are...

West Linn Cash Mob – July 14, 2012

West Linn Cash Mob – July 14, 2012

It's time for our second cash mob event!  In case you missed the first one, it was a great success! Our second cash mob event will target a small business in the Cascade Summit Shopping Center.  Take a few minutes out of your Saturday and give a struggling business a...

4th of July Concert & Fireworks

4th of July Concert & Fireworks

Hundreds of West Linn families came down to Willamette Park to lay on a blanket, enjoy some tunes, and watch a great firework display.  I had the pleasure to talk with the crowd and highlight the issues important to West Linn in the upcoming election.  Afterwards, I...

Kickstarter Scam Alert

Kickstarter Scam Alert

Kickstarter has been a great funding source for many projects, but beware of a new scam that is out there.  Thanks to The Onion for its hard hitting reporting.    

West Linn Leadership Academy

West Linn Leadership Academy

After many months, I am pleased to report that a cohort of West Linn Citizens (including myself) graduated from the first West Linn Leadership Academy.  We discussed the structure of West Linn, challenges, and opportunities.  It was a great to meet other concerned...