All the reasons we love October, and it’s not just because it’s fall Car Care month!

All the reasons we love October, and it’s not just because it’s fall Car Care month!

Apple spice or pumpkin spice? Hayrides or haunted houses? Scarecrows or jack o’lanterns? With so much wrapped up into one single month, it’s easy to see how anyone can get carried away by the season. It’s also why we love October – there is simply so much to do and enjoy – especially here in the Tualatin Valley! And whatever tickles your fancy, be it the spooky holiday at the end of the month or all the harvest festivals, there is sure to be something fun to do for you and yours. Here’s a round-up of some of our favorite October happenings…

Take Your Car For A Ride: 6 Great Day Trips From Portland

Take Your Car For A Ride: 6 Great Day Trips From Portland


The beach, the mountains, the waterfalls, the breweries -- who says you can’t have it all?


Pacific Northwest residents know how fortunate we are to have access to so many amazing places and activities. During the summer we share our glorious part of the country with tourists, many of whom are discovering the wonders of the region for the first time. Long-time locals and first-time visitors venture out together and explore all the parks, fests, concerts, sports, and outdoor activities that make summer in Portland spectacular.

Need Auto Repair? 7 Ways To Avoid Being Fooled This April

Need Auto Repair? 7 Ways To Avoid Being Fooled This April

If you’ve been putting off taking your car in for service because you don’t know where to go, take some time this month to give your car the care it needs. We’ve created a list of priorities to help you make an informed decision. When you’ve narrowed your choices down to your top two or three companies, check them against the items below and see how they stack up. You know what they say: Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, I must not have done my research.