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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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2 hrs ago | Willamette Week

end: 15 Things to Do and See in Portland, August 1-3

Hood Jazz Festival kicks off with Friday night's free round robin featuring four local combos, each at a different restaurant on Main Avenue in downtown Gresham.

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4 hrs ago | Willamette Week

Republican Congressional Candidates to Perform Standup Comedy in Portland

Jason Yates was so inspired by the speeches of U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz during the U.S. government shutdown last year that he decided to challenge U.S. Rep. Suzanne Bonamici with a plan to repeal Obamacare.

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4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Tenant returned home to find trail of blood inside NE Portland home where one man was killed, another critically wounded

Bernard Tinaan said he returned home about 3 a.m. Friday to the house on Northeast 96th Avenue where he lives with three roommates to find a trail of blood from the front door to a front bedroom.

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6 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer

Portland brothers arrested on cocaine and weapon possession accusations

Two Portland brothers were arrested on allegations of drug and weapons charges following a Metro Gang Task Force search warrant mission Thursday afternoon.

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7 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Portland man reported missing found dead of apparent suicide

A 30-year-old Portland man reported missing on Sunday has been found dead of an apparent suicide, Portland Police said.

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7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Artist loft in Montavilla, 'an inland of culture to be cultivated': Sleeping in Portland

Forget the idea of the starving artist shivering away alone in a garret. Studios at Milepost 5 in Northeast Portland's Montavilla neighborhood are filled with painters, sculptors and performance artists sheltered by high ceilings and surrounded by a two-acre campus.

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7 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

Could Portland sneak in a sales tax on pot before a vote?

The City of Portland may try to slap a city sales tax on marijuana so it can collect tax revenue if the state votes to legalize marijuana in November.

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8 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Home demolitions live chat; Wikman Building sells; Johnson Creek rerouted: SE and SW Portland news

Want to talk about home demolitions and infill development? Leading infill developers Randy Sebastian and Vic Remmers will be with us Monday at 1 p.m. for a live chat .

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11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Animated classics, World War I retrospectives and more: Portland-area movies also showing...

"37 Days" : This recent BBC miniseries charts the diplomatic maneuverings during the weeks between the assassination of Archduke Ferdinand and the outbreak of World War I a century ago.

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16 hrs ago | IndyMedia

Sunday Assembly Portland featuring Mic Crenshaw

Sunday Assembly Portland featuring Mic Crenshaw! August 10th 11:00am - 12:30pm Lola's Room 1332 W. Burnside ST, Portland, Oregon 97205 Sunday, July 13th, 2014 11:00 am - 12:30 pm www.portland.sundayassembly.com Sunday Assembly Portland is part of a secular global movement of wonder and good.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

KGW-TV Portland

Suspect allegedly touches kids at Argay Kmart

A woman said she was shopping with her 8-year-old girl and 5-year-old boy at the Kmart on 12350 NE Sandy Blvd round 11:30 a.m. when she walked away from her cart momentarily.

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Portland Tribune

DEQ charges Japanese boat with illegal discharge into Willamette River

Japanese merchant ship 'La Bamba' was fined $15,600 by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality for discharging its ballast water illegally into the Willamette River.

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KGW-TV Portland

NE Portland adult book store robber still at large

PORTLAND A man who allegedly robbed a Northeast Portland adult bookstore in March is still at large, and police are hoping surveillance photos will help find the suspect.

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The Oregonian

Changing Portland's political system: Voters won't stop electing executives to improve geographic representation, initiative backer says

Portlanders might be fine electing City Council members from geographic districts to ensure representation in every part of the city.

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Willamette Week

Radical Feminists and the War on Trans Women Plays out in Portland

But as the New Yorker lays out in its August 4th issue , some radical feminists align more closely with conservative Christians than with queer advocates when it comes to where transgender equality.

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KGW-TV Portland

SE Portland adult store ad angers neighbors

Neighbors are angry over the way a Southeast Portland adult video store is advertising its business, believing it is way too visible to children.

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Willamette Week

It's Christmas in July as City Council Starts Restoring Downtown Tourism Ads

The Portland Business Alliance warned in February that cutting the ads could be a deal-breaker for the street fee.

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Portland Tribune

Special deliverer

Dr. Anthony Taitano delivered so many babies in Washington County for so long that many of his patients were grown women he brought into the world.

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Portland Tribune

Author plays up universal power

Christine McKinley believes you can get what your heart desires more easily if you work with the universe rather than against it.

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Portland Tribune

Twilight Theater spices it up

Bruce and Prudence just want someone to care about them, but they certainly have an odd way of showing that in Twilight Theater Company's production of "Beyond Therapy," a zany comedy by Christopher Durang that opens Friday, Aug 1. Bruce and Prudence's therapists have told them to use the personal ads in the local paper in order to meet potential ... (more)

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