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Now Hiring Auxillary Community Outreach Officer

ADHDA seeks a Community Outreach Officer to assist visitors, manage parking, and help residents and merchants connect with the association. Read the full job description. ...

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Release Date: 11/26/18


ADHDA Welcomes Back Michele Reeves

Urban Strategist Michele Reeves and ADHDA will host a community meeting to revisit the Building Blocks study. Join us on Monday, October 29th in the Flag Room of the Astoria Public Library, 5-7pm. ...

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Release Date: 10/25/18


Grant gets the 13th Street Alley Activation Closer to Completion

The Pacific Power Foundation has awarded ADHDA a $2,000 grant towards commissioning an artist to enliven the 13th Street Alley. ...

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Release Date: 10/15/18


McVarish Gallery- Know Your Business Neighbor

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Release Date: 09/17/18


Lodestar Goods- Know Your Business Neighbor

Formally known as Maiden Astoria, Lodestar Goods specializes in fair-trade and American-made clothing, handmade goods, art, jewelry, and housewares. ...

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Release Date: 08/06/18


Naked Lemon - Know Your Business Neighbor

Aleesha Nedd, owner of The Naked Lemon in Downtown Astoria, Oregon talks about fresh baked goods and her small business beginnings. ...

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Release Date: 07/18/18


Bridge & Tunnel Bottleshop & Taproom - Know Your Business Neighbor

Offering import, craft, and specialty beers, the Bridge and Tunnel Bottleshop and Taproom fills a gap in our retail beer market. Pick 'em up to go or stay for a drink. They have cider and wines, too! ...

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Release Date: 06/28/18


Smoked Bones BBQ - Know Your Business Neighbor

With a long lineage of cooking in Astoria, chef/owners Phil Spencer and Mark Mindheim open Smoked Bones BBQ on Pier 11. ...

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Release Date: 03/01/18


Jonathon's Ltd - Pays to Know Your Business Neighbor

Jonathon’s is a value seekers paradise, sourced from antiques and jewelry trade shows, picking, and antique jewelry brokers. ...

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Release Date: 01/29/18


ADHDA Welcomes Ronni Harris, Community Outreach Officer

Ronni Harris is now working with ADHDA as our Community Outreach Officer. Ronni’s duties include providing information and direction to visitors as well as parking enforcement within the district. ...

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Release Date: 12/20/17


Five Zero Trees - Pays to Know Your Business Neighbor

Five Zero Trees has built-out a beautiful new space in Downtown Astoria featuring reclaimed wood, craft cannabis, and experts to help educate you about this new industry. ...

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Release Date: 12/19/17


Astoria Makers - Meet Your Business Neighbor

The Astoria Makers purchased a building downtown and are rapidly advancing on plans to open a community oriented Makerspace, including tool and space rental, and collaborative work environments. ...

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Release Date: 10/17/17


Fruffles - Meet Your Business Neighbor

Fruffles is a home decor and gift boutique specializing in kitchen goods and gadgets. ...

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Release Date: 09/01/17


Rusty Dahlia - Meet Your Business Neighbor

Rusty Dahlia is a rustic vintage home decor and more boutique on 10th Street near the Riverwalk in Downtown Astoria. They also offer crafting and gardening workshops. ...

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Release Date: 08/02/17


Mo's Chowder - Get to Know Your Business Neighbor

Mo's Chowder comes to Astoria's historic waterfront; learn more about the company and Get to Know Your Business Neighbor ...

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Release Date: 06/01/17


ADHDA Secures $153,000 in Grant Funding for Landmark Buildings

Astoria’s historic Merwyn and Riviera Buildings are set to receive grant awards for rehabilitation to promote economic development in the National Historic Register District. ...

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Release Date: 05/23/17


Jane Barnes Revue - 7 years of fun and still being STURDY!

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Release Date: 02/13/17


New Executive Director for ADHDA organization

Sarah Heath ...

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Release Date: 11/11/16


Get Found on Google & Beyond: How to grow your business with local search and online reputation management

An ADHDA NEDTalk Series, in partnership with the Astoria Warrenton Chamber of Commerce ...

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Release Date: 08/17/16


Hidden Gems: A New Look at Old Buildings

ADHDA presents the sixth of its award winning, merchant-focused series of short NEDTalks—Novel Efforts Downtown, Wednesday, May 18 at 6pm, meeting at City Hall. ...

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Release Date: 05/11/16


Help Shape Downtown Astoria’s Future: An ADHDA NEDTalk presentation and community discussion

ADHDA hosts its fifth downtown-focused NEDTalk, with "What is YOUR Downtown Astoria? A Market Analysis for Downtown Astoria’s Future, March 15, 6 pm at CCC, Columbia Hall, Room 219. ...

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Release Date: 03/14/16


Historic ferry’s return still a go

50th anniversary of the opening of the Astoria Bridge and the final run of the Tourist No. 2 ferry. As the city prepares to celebrate the bridge’s birthday, non-profit wants to bring the ferry home. ...

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Release Date: 01/29/16


ADHDA's 2015 Year in Review

With over 2,700 volunteer hours given throughout the year, the work and success of ADHDA is a community effort. Last year was full of energy, activity, and excitement for downtown Astoria. ...

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Release Date: 01/04/16


ADHDA's NEDTalks Receives Excellence in Downtown Revitalization Award

ADHDA’s short, merchant-focused series of NEDTalks (Novel Efforts Downtown) recognized for “Best Business Development Project” from Oregon Main Street during the Oregon Main Conference in The Dalles. ...

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Release Date: 10/07/15


Dulcye Taylor with the ADHDA Receives Volunteer of the Year Award at State Conference

Dulcye Taylor recognized for her overall impact on the local downtown revitalization program at the Oregon Main Street Conference in The Dalles, ...

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Release Date: 10/07/15


ADHDA Hosts Pacific Northwest Brew Cup Sept. 25-27, 2015

Share your love of suds at the 14th annual Pacific Northwest Brew Cup, Sept. 25-27, 2015. ...

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Release Date: 09/01/15


7TH ANNUAL RIVERWALK COMMUNITY PARADE!

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Release Date: 07/01/15


Record breaking year for the 5th Annual Jane Barnes Revue!

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Release Date: 04/18/15


ADHDA Receives 2015 National Main Street Accreditation

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Release Date: 04/18/15


5th Annual “Jane Barnes Revue” Tickets Now on Sale

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Release Date: 03/09/15


ADHDA: Celebrates Volunteers with Appreciation Night and Awards

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Release Date: 02/17/15


NEDTalk - Episode 2: 5 Ways to Get More Customers through the door with Social Media

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Release Date: 02/16/15


NEDTalk - Episode 1: Singing Storefronts

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Release Date: 12/08/14


Become a Member

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Release Date: 11/11/14


Shop on Sundays

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Release Date: 11/11/14


Downtown Businesses Expand Hours for Holiday Season

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Release Date: 11/03/14


2014 Oregon Main Street Conference in McMinnville!

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Release Date: 09/15/14


2014 Pacific Northwest Brew Cup Dates Set!

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Release Date: 04/14/14


General Meeting: Agendas and Minutes

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Release Date: 04/02/14


4th Annual “Jane Barnes Revue” Tickets Now on Sale: A Topsy Turvey Fashion Show at the ASOC Playhouse on March 29!

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Release Date: 03/03/14


Albany to host Oregon Heritage Conference April 23-25

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Release Date: 02/05/14


ADHDA: Celebrates Volunteers with Appreciation Night and Awards

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Release Date: 02/05/14


5 (Free) Things You Can Do to Support ADHDA

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Release Date: 01/07/14


Cash Mob and 2nd Saturday Art Walk 12/8

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Release Date: 12/04/13


Pacific Northwest Brew Cup

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Release Date: 08/22/13


Building Blocks for a Successful Downtown: Findings and Recommendations Report

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Release Date: 04/24/13


April 21st- Downtown Clean-Up Day

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Release Date: 04/11/13


Cruise Ship Schedule 2013

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Release Date: 04/11/13


Building Blocks for a Successful Downtown- Findings and Recommendations Video

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Release Date: 04/11/13


Building Blocks for a Successful Downtown- tour information

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Release Date: 02/13/13


Downtown Astoria: Marketing and Identity Workshop

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Release Date: 02/11/13


Cash Mob @ Terra Stones! Sat. 1/12

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Release Date: 01/10/13


Watch Building Blocks for a Successful Downtown Presentation

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Release Date: 11/16/12


Downtown Astoria Sparkles November 24th

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Release Date: 11/06/12


ADHDA to launch next phase of “Building Blocks for a Successful Downtown”

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Release Date: 10/24/12


Next Astoria Cash Mob Slated for October 13th + Second Saturday Art Walk

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Release Date: 10/11/12


Next Astoria Cash Mob Slated for July 18

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Release Date: 07/14/12


11th Annual Pacific Northwest Brew Cup

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Release Date: 06/29/12


4th Annual Community Riverwalk Parade

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Release Date: 06/20/12


Downtown Streetscape Improvements

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Release Date: 06/05/12


Astoria Mobs Vintage Hardware

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Release Date: 05/23/12


First Astoria Cash Mobbing Slated for May 12

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Release Date: 05/09/12


Results from the Recent Business Owner Survey

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Release Date: 05/04/12


Downtown Clean-Up Touches All 36 Downtown Blocks!

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Release Date: 05/02/12


Another Successful “Jane Barnes Revue!”

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Release Date: 04/20/12


Building Blocks for a Successful Downtown

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Release Date: 04/17/12


Downtown Clean-Up on April 22, Earth Day

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Release Date: 03/16/12


“Jane Barnes Revue” Tickets Now on Sale

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Release Date: 03/06/12


Business Owner Survey

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Release Date: 02/29/12


Announcing ADHDA’s 2012 Jane Barnes Revue

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Release Date: 02/15/12


Pat Saunders Volunteer Award

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Release Date: 12/20/11


ADHDA Announces Officers for 2012

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Release Date: 12/15/11


Downtown Astoria "Sparkles"

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Release Date: 11/21/11


ADHDA Annual Meeting

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Release Date: 11/18/11


Holiday Lights and Decorations in Downtown

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Release Date: 11/17/11


"Discover Astoria"

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Release Date: 11/14/11


Holiday Rooftop Lights in Downtown

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Release Date: 11/08/11


ADHDA Board of Directors - Call for Nominations

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Release Date: 11/01/11


"2011 Astoria Giving"

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Release Date: 10/31/11


ADHDA/Pacfic Northwest Brew Cup's Passport to Downtown

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Release Date: 09/22/11


ADHDA Announces Winner of Logo Contest

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Release Date: 08/19/11


Two Locals Win Regatta Prizes

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Release Date: 08/18/11


Astoria Art & Beer Walk

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Release Date: 07/19/11


3rd Annual Riverwalk Community Parade

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Release Date: 06/28/11


Astoria Consumer Survey Results

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Release Date: 04/29/11


A Big Thank You From ADHDA

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Release Date: 04/26/11


ADHDA Logo Design Contest

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Release Date: 04/07/11


What do you want from Downtown Astoria?

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Release Date: 03/28/11


Downtown Clean-Up Day April 17

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Release Date: 03/22/11


Happy Holiday From the ADHDA

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Release Date: 12/16/10


ADHDA Will Take Over the Second Saturday Art Walks

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Release Date: 12/03/10


ADHDA Challenges You to Shop Locally

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Release Date: 11/24/10


Sears to Donate a Portion of December 4 Sales to ADHDA

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Release Date: 11/23/10


Learn Tips for Business Survival in a Down Economy Presented by Randy Dennis of Dennis Company

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Release Date: 10/21/10


ADHDA Presents Certificate to JC Penney for Facase Improvements

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Release Date: 10/19/10


Astoria Sunday Market Presents $10K Check to ADHDA

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Release Date: 09/14/10


ADHDA to Hold Election for Open Board Positions

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Release Date: 09/13/10


Astoria Police Sergeant Brad Johnston to Provide Crime Prevention Tips at ADHDA Meeting

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Release Date: 08/30/10


ADHDA Receives Grant from U.S. Bancorp Foundation

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Release Date: 08/05/10


Learn More About the Main Street Program from State Coordinator Sheri Stuart

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Release Date: 08/02/10


Join ADHDA on Facebook & Twitter

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Release Date: 07/11/10


Downtown Association Reaches Fundraising Goal; Interviews Scheduled Week of July 12

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Release Date: 07/07/10


Downtown Association Clears First Hurdle Toward Staffing Goal

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Release Date: 05/17/10


"Downtown Proud" Clean-Up a Success on May 2

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Release Date: 05/03/10


Downtown Association Plans "Downtown Proud" Clean-Up May 2, 2010

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Release Date: 04/11/10