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Our sorta weekly roundup of gossip about new openings and change-ups in the bar and restaurant biz, courtesy of OLCC license applications: Because you can never have just one: Mextiza 's Oswaldo Bibiano is making uno mas Uno Mas taquiza on the west side, at 1914 W. Burnside St ., in a low-visibility space inhabited for just three months this year ... (more)
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Jack Roberts, the former state labor commissioner, says he had no plans to seek the Oregon Lottery director job until the governor offered it to him.
First Saturday Music Series: Chihuahua Desert performs borderline fiesta music. 2-3 p.m. Sat, Dec. 7. Milwaukie Ledding Library, 10660 S.E. 21st Ave., Milwaukie; free; www.ci.milwaukie.or.us/library or 503-786-7580 Puppet Show: Micha-el School presents "Jack Frost," an original tale by Charles Sangster.
A man in a black trench coat robbed a Milwaukie credit union Friday, making off with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Denny Egner will serve as planning director beginning Dec. 9. Egner previously served as assistant planning director for Lake Oswego and, most recently, worked for the state's Department of Land Conservation and Development.
Rep. Andy Olson, R-Albany, will propose a bill for the February 2014 Oregon legislative session banning electronic cigarette sales to minors.
The TriMet board of directors will vote next week on a proposal to extend transfer times on single tickets.
By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Investment Weekly News -- The Federal Home Loan Bank of Seattle announced the appointments of Martha McLennan , Steve Grimshaw , and Jeff Judd to serve on the Seattle Bank's Affordable Housing Advisory Council , effective January 1, 2014 .
At Lake Oswego City Hall Tuesday, councilors approved a resolution to hold a March 2014 vote on a pair of road-widening projects on Goodall Road.
Two months ago, Nike Chairman Phil Knight dangled a tantalizing offer before Oregon Health & Science University : the promise of $1 billion-cash-to finance expansion of the cancer institute that already bears his name.
Zhanna Vorobets teaches reading and writing to third-graders at the Ukrainian School of Knowledge, which meets Saturday mornings.
Anyone who loves Christmas and anyone who wants to learn more about HeartLife Imagineering Home School Co-op should come see the school's Holiday Revue on Dec. 7 at The Bridge House in Milwaukie, said Kevin Brusett, HeartLife's founder and director.
Two major public art sculptures were installed last month at two of the future Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail stations.