Monthly Archive: January 2016

Jan 31

Portola Loses Lifelong Advocate

Life long Portolan, Irene Crescio, passed away Tuesday peacefully in her sleep.  Irene was a tenacious advocate for the neighborhood, working tirelessly as a board member for the Portola Neighborhood Association into her 80’s.  Her dedication and welcoming demeanor brought together neighbors and won the support of city officials to better the Portola community. Irene …

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Jan 16

Updated: Photos from opening of new Portola art studio

Update: Due to me rushing around over the weekend, I totally forgot to add in links to both Arthur and Lisa’s websites! Here they are. http://www.frameartstudio.com/ and http://www.arthurkoch.com/ We just got home after a fun few minutes spent at the new art studio at 150 Silliman St. The place was pretty busy when we arrived with probably …

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Jan 14

portolART: More Art In The Portola This Saturday!

See, I told you we have an art scene here in the Portola.  In addition to the Grand Opening of our first gallery space Saturday, Book & Wheel Works is hosting an event with the Moving Art House at the Portola Branch library.  Fear not, you can make both events as this will go from …

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Jan 13

portolART: Art Studio Grand Opening Saturday

Happy New Year Portola!  To celebrate, the New Year’s baby has brought us all a gift in the form of Portola’s first (as far as I know) brick & mortar art space – we of course recognize Moving Art House as our first art space in the growing Portola art scene…yes, two spaces means we …

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