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Portland, Oregon is located in Multnomah County. Zip codes in Portland, OR include 97240, 97230, and 97266. The median home price in Portland is $329,000 which is roughly $233/per square foot. More Portland information.

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9 min ago | Examiner.com

Feature: Bookstores in the Portland Marketplace-Wallace Books

A regular feature of this column will be Featured Bookstores in the Portland Marketplace.

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9 min ago | The Oregonian

A look back at the great Portland flood of 1894: Portland weekly history

This looks like a canal, but it actually is a Portland street. The people are standing at Southwest Third Avenue and Ash Street, now the site of the Embassy Suites Hotel in downtown Portland.

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1 hr ago | Business Journal

Bay Area investment firm makes second big purchase in downtown Portland

The 105,000-square-foot building, known as The Executive Building, sits at 811 S.W. Sixth Avenue across from Pioneer Courthouse Square.

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1 hr ago | Business Journal

Why Carmax hung its shingle in Portland

There are a number of reasons that the two new Carmax stores in Clackamas and Beaverton make sense in the Portland area.

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1 hr ago | Business Journal

a San Francisco bag company Timbuk2 breaks ground on Portland store

The store is being built at 412 S.W. 12th Ave. It's expected to open in mid-November and will be Timbuk2's second retail location in the Pacific Northwest.

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2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Concordia neighbors beg developer: 'Don't demolish' Douglas Fir: North and NE Portland news

Concordia has seen many demolitions this year. On Northeast 35th Avenue, developer Vic Remmers plans to replace one house with two.

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9 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

Yvonne LaBrecque Memorial Service

A memorial service for Yvonne LaBrecque will be held on Saturday, September 13, at 2 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 238 Main St., in Vineyard Haven.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Oregonian

Parties, celebrations, concerts. plays, poetry, classes, art shows: Clackamas County and...

Canby Main Street will host the second annual Kiss Summer Goodbye dance party on Sept.

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Clackamas Review

Spring Garden Park to spring to life - Monday, 01 September 2014 13:25

Spring Garden Park, a nearly 5-acre park tucked away in Southwest Portland's Multnomah neighborhood, consists of a rather steep hill covered in wild grass starting at Southwest Spring Garden Street and ending with a so-called nature play area, established in 2011, at the top off Dolph Court.

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Local TV Station KTVZ

Portland gunman who tried to carjack on I-84 shot, caught

A man walking along a northeast Portland freeway off-ramp Monday morning, pointing a gun at passing cars and apparently trying to carjack drivers, was shot by an officer and later captured, police said.

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Work to temporarily close MAX platform, different Park & Ride

Construction work will temporarily close a MAX station platform and a Park & Ride lot at a different station on Tuesday, Sept.

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Portland Tribune

Photo Credit: Clackamas County Sheriff's Office - Paulette Louise Chandler

Paulette Louise Chandler recently moved by family members to the Eagle Creek area from the Sacred Heart Villa in Portland.

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Portland Tribune

No suspect after SERT responds to NE Portland motel

No suspect was found after the Special Emergency Reaction Team of the Portland Police Bureau responded to a Northeast Portland motel Sunday morning on the report that a woman had been held against her will overnight.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

OregonLive.com

Portland man goes to prison for stabbing girlfriend's ex at Aloha Christmas party

Summary: A Portland man accused of stabbing his girlfriend's ex-husband with a knife at a Christmas party in Aloha last year has been convicted and sentenced in Washington County Circuit Court.

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Sewage spills near Marquam Nature Park

City maintenance crews worked overnight to stop a sewage release in Marquam Gulch near Marquam Nature Park in Southwest Portland.

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The Reporter

Venice Watch: 'Star Wars' stars keep mum in Venice

The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city.

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The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: The City Nightclub reunion, Joyce Manor, Jeffrey Martin & More

JEFFREY MARTIN, HIP HATCHET, VIKESH KAPOOR The literate, forlorn folk of Portland-based songwriter Jeffrey Martin is given room to shine on his wonderful new album, Dogs in the Daylight .

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

OregonLive.com

University of Portland freshmen, others volunteer around the city to help build community

According to the university, all students from the incoming class of 2018 - an estimated, record-setting 1,085 of them - were expected to participate in the half-day program, which spread teams of students around the metro area to work on service projects.

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The Oregonian

Remembering Portland's historic theaters in walking film tour downtown: 2014 Portland Film...

Local film historian Dennis Nyback gives a walking film tour of downtown Portland, showing the locations where Portland's old theaters once stood.

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OregonLive.com

Steve Duin: Two acres, two neighboring couples and a $200,000 misunderstanding

Last November, a two-acre parcel in Southwest Portland sold for $22,000, one-tenth of what Multnomah County considers its real-market value.

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