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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 $238/per square foot. More Portland information.

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1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

Hundreds gather in downtown Portland to protest against Israeli actions in Gaza

Hundreds gather in downtown Portland on Thursday to protest against Israeli action in Gaza, which has entered into its 17th day.

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5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Portland street fee: If the street fee had its own song, what would it be?

June 25, 2014 - Patrick Kane holds a sign with his feelings on street fees. Kane believes an open bidding process on street projects and preventative repairs will help save money.

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10 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Sunday Parkways rides through NE Portland this weekend

Maija Spencer of Northeast Portland, solicits donations for Sunday Parkways along North Willamette Boulevard during the July 2013 event.

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14 hrs ago | Business Journal

Fine arts: 2 Portland public installations win national honors

This Jorge Pardo piece is one of two winners Portland's Regional Arts & Culture Council landed in a national contest.

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15 hrs ago | The Oregonian

New food cart pod on SE Division; Woodstock shooting details: SE and SW Portland news

Cartopia might be headed for development, but a new food cart pod is set to open on Southeast Division Street in August.

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16 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Love Art! Gallery in SE Portland's Sellwood neighborhood closing in August

Ted and Ruby Madrona had no business plans when in 2009 they rented a shop in the heart of the Sellwood neighborhood's business district.

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17 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Joseph Rose: How accurate are Portland's new 'travel time' highway signs?

Since ODOT's electronic travel-time displays went live a couple weeks ago, readers have been emailing and calling, saying they're not very accurate.

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21 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Live Music

Move over Sheryl Crow. Just like you did, Jaime Wyatt straddles the lines that cross the worlds of rock and folk in order to create intelligent pop.

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21 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Parking app drives into city's garages

Next time you're planning on driving downtown and looking for a parking space where you know you won't get ripped off, you might want to first look at bestparking.com, says Ben Sann, founder of the website.

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21 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

Rebound Avenue

When Betre "Peter" Tesfu opened a new Ethiopian restaurant six years ago off Southeast Division Street and 50th Avenue, friends said he was crazy.

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23 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

Alice Sumida learns to dance through history - Thursday, 24 July 2014 07:00

Nearly everyone at Edgewood Downs retirement center in Garden Home makes a beeline for her at some point during the day, wishing her a happy birthday, or telling her how happy they are to know her.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Oregonian

Community coalition calls Portland's settlement with police Capt. Mark Kruger 'an insult'

The Rev. LeRoy Haynes, of the Albina Ministerial Alliance's Coalition for Justice and Police Reform, called Portland's settlement agreement with Portland police Capt.

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The Pordland Mercury

Man Witnesses Police Shooting, Expounds on Shrubbery

This week's Mercury takes a brief look at witness testimony in the June 12 police shooting that left a 23-year-old homeless man dead.

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OregonLive.com

Medical marijuana in Oregon: Benton Mackenzie, Iowa man convicted of marijuana crimes, in Portland for pot to treat cancer

A skycap pushed Benton Mackenzie's wheelchair through the crowd of travelers at Portland International Airport, some glad to escape Portland on a rainy summer day and others just happy to be back home.

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OregonLive.com

Multnomah County seeks new courthouse site with room to grow

The 104-year-old Multnomah County Courthouse is set to be replaced by a bigger, safer, LEED gold certified building.

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Eater

Unfiltered: A Look at Either/Or's Serious Sellwood Charm Offensive

Welcome back to Unfiltered , the column by Emily McIntyre that explores the new, the old, and the futuristic in one of the most dynamic coffee scenes in the world.

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Business Journal

New Seasons unveils next Portland location

New Seasons CEO Wendy Collie won a Portland Business Journal 2014 Women of Influence Award.

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OregonLive.com

Hoyt Street Properties starts work on Pearl District condo tower, first since recession

In the housing market's glory days, would-be buyers would line up outside the sales office for an unfinished condo building, checkbooks in hand and angling for prime units.

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KGW-TV Portland

1 dead, 1 injured in Southeast Portland shootings

A man was found dead late Tuesday night by police responding to reports of a shooting at Southeast Harold Street and 57th Avenue.

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OregonLive.com

Play croquet with a sledgehammer and bowling ball at the Mondo Croquet World Championships in Portland

Mondo Croquet isn't entirely different from traditional croquet. You still knock balls through wickets on grassy lawns, but instead of small croquet balls you use bowling balls.

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