Sounds Of Summer
Our series explores the favorite sounds of summer ... the laughter of children in a fountain, the ocean, a rollercoaster. What sounds like summer to you?
OPB | Aug. 28, 2013 6:46 a.m.
For many, summer days in Bend mean floating the river. And at Riverbend Park is one popular place to put in.
OPB | Aug. 15, 2013 6:08 a.m.
Summer isn't all play. In fact, in some neighborhoods, it's hard to miss the sound of work as construction ramps up with the dry weather.
OPB | Aug. 07, 2013 4:19 p.m.
After one Oregonian sent us his "Sound of Summer," we asked an expert what it was. Meet the "Pacific Chorus Frog."
OPB | Aug. 06, 2013 6 a.m.
The buzzing of bees is a hallmark sound of summer. And for Tim Wessels and Glen Andresen from Northeast Portland, buzzing bees mean a healthy hive.
OPB | Aug. 05, 2013 11:36 a.m.
The warm weather brings out sailors on the Willamette River. Grant Gridley is one of them and he loves to sail. OPB's Kathryn Boyd-Batstone caught up with him, for our series Sounds of Summer.
OPB | July 31, 2013 12:54 p.m.
The warm summer weather is here. And that means kids are looking for a place to cool off. One of the favorite places kids go in Portland is the Salmon Street Springs Fountain.
OPB | July 08, 2013 1:54 p.m.
For people with early bed times, this summer sound is not exactly welcome.
OPB | July 15, 2013 11:27 a.m.
Our latest edition of "Sounds of Summer" includes squeals, dings and rumblings from the Oaks Amusement Park in Portland.
OPB | July 15, 2013 1:44 p.m.
From marching bands to a seagull at the beach, OPB is collecting the "Sounds of Summer."
OPB | July 24, 2013 8:51 a.m.
Let's hear a little from a fan of Portland's women's soccer team, the Thorns. That's our next entry for our occasional series, Sounds of Summer.