Daniel J Curran

Daniel Curran is a freelance writer with an M.A. in Writing with a degree concentration in Book Publishing from Portland State University (2004). He is a published journalist, short story writer, and sportswriter, and has been a workshop leader for the Oregon Writing Festival from 2010 to present. 

Author's Entries

  • Alpenrose Velodrome

    The Alpenrose Velodrome is a single fixed-gear bicycle-racing track on the Alpenrose Dairy property in Beaverton. Constructed in 1967, it is one of two velodrome tracks in the Northwest; the second, the Jerry Baker Memorial Velodrome, is in Redmond, Washington. The Alpenrose Velodrome was a member of the American Track …

    Oregon Encyclopedia

  • Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery

    The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Portland consecrated the grounds of Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery in the West Hills of Portland on September 30, 1888. Over a thousand people attended the hours-long ceremony, despite a constant, drizzling rain. It was the second Catholic cemetery in Multnomah County and the first in …

    Oregon Encyclopedia