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At $10 a pop, tickets to the productions in the Seattle Fringe Festival provide an excellent level of return on investment as measured by serendipity. Organizers call it "a port of call for exceptional artists from the touring circuit."
Gresham firefighters responded shortly before 2 p.m. to the scene of a fire at the Golfside Apartments, 1999 N.E. Division St., in Gresham. The fire brought out at least nine firetrucks, most from Gresham and at least one from Portland, which responded quickly.
Portland police used a stun gun to arrest a 16-year-old in North Portland early Sunday. Police said the 16-year-old was struggling as they took him into custody and had choked a female officer involved in the arrest.
PORTLAND, Ore. Police on Monday responded to two videos captured over the weekend that were posted on Facebook and show a fight between a 16-year-old boy and several officers early Sunday morning.
James Ivory, the Oscar-nominated director of "A Room With a View," "Howards End" and "The Remains of the Day," will introduce his film "Maurice" at the Hollywood Theatre on Oct. 10. Ivory grew up in Klamath Falls and graduated from the University of Oregon in 1951. He founded Merchant Ivory Films with his partner, producer Ismail Merchant, in 1961 and the pair made almost 40 films before Merchant's death in 2005.
A new documentary film on endangered wild steelhead trout, 'Wild Reverence: the Wild Steelheads Last Stand,' will be shown one night in Portland, as it swims its way along on its West Coast tour. The showing will be Friday, September 28, at 6:30 p.m., at the Hollywood Theater, 4122 N.E. Sandy Blvd. The populations of steelhead trout, the official state fish of Washington, have declined drastically in the Northwest.
Bride-to-be whose fiancA© died just days before their wedding has a heartbreaking photo shoot in her dress 'to say goodbye' The dramatic moment firefighters abseiled down a cliff in the dark to rescue teenaged girl who plunged 40ft over the rocky ledge Rescue crews arrived minutes after receiving reports that the girl had gone over the edge at Rocky Butte in Northeast Portland This is the dramatic moment firefighters abseiled down a cliff in the dark to rescue a girl who had plunged 40ft over the rocky ledge. The teenager, who has not yet been named, was badly injured when she fell over the edge at Rocky Butte park in Portland, Oregon.
The driver of a vehicle that crashed into a pole at Northeast 111th Ave. Saturday night ran from the scene of the crash, police report. Witnesses say a passenger in the vehicle stepped out of the car before collapsing on the ground.
Earlier this year, Portland dancers Jen Hackworth and keyon gaskin ventured into a new type of collaboration with one another, by organizing a set of dance classes for young children called Dance/Play/Move - an innovative and " creative movement dance experience " for kids . Originally just an experimental one-off, the first 6 week round of sessions proved so rewarding for participants and teachers alike, it was self-evident they'd be looking to do it again.
The Cycle Oregon volunteer disappeared Sept. 17, 2011. It was final night of the seven-day ride and it was the 25th anniversary year of the event.
As a job seeker you should take advantage of the opportunity to get out and network with employers. There are a number of career fairs and networking opportunities for job seekers currently in the market for a new opportunity.
I considered writing a standard review of Katy Perry's dizzying performance at the Moda Center on Friday night, but no amount of paragraphs could properly catalog the sheer sensory overload of what just hit Portland. Let's break this down.
Transit geeks counting the seconds until the TriMet's MAX Orange Line opens in 2015 can now literally count the seconds. With exactly one year to go until the 7.3-mile Portland-to-Milwaukie light rail line opens, TriMet on Friday launched an online countdown.
When Portland makes major public investments in transit corridors, we update zoning to allow more people to live nearby. With neighborhood parks? Apparently not.
The Crabb family can peek at paradise year round since they turned a ho-hum pergola in their Northeast Portland backyard into a Mai Tai-friendly Tiki hut. Who needs Mister Peabody's WABAC machine? Marci Holcomb and Austin Jordan already live in a time capsule - a Mid-Century ranch house in the Parkrose Heights neighborhood of Northeast Portland.
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Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 12:15 am
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