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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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1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

Portland Fred Meyer Stores To Host Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Dental Van

The Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Dental Van will be on hand at several local Fred Meyer stores over Labor Day weekend to provide free children's dental health education and screenings.

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5 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

New brownfield map pinpoints opportunities

The city's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability has just updated its inventory maps of every brownfield site in the city - all 910 acres of those that had been used for commercial or industrial use dating back to the 1930s.

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7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Portland street fee: City unveils potential six-year wish list for safety projects topping $109 million

Traffic on Powell Boulevard, seen here in November. Sections of the road are dangerous, with few sidewalks or crossings in many places of east Portland Portland transportation officials continue to run the gauntlet of committee meetings as the summer of the street fee rapidly comes to a close for City Hall leaders.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Oregonian

Discarded cigarette sparks fire at NE Portland counseling center

Fire crews responded to the fire, located in the 1500 block of Northeast Weidler Street , at 5:47 p.m. When crews arrived they saw large hedges on fire, and the fire was extending into the building, said Lt.

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OregonLive.com

North America's largest drydock set afloat in North Portland

A $40 million floating drydock called Vigorous was set afloat Wednesday north of the St. Johns Bridge after being carried across the Pacific Ocean by the world's largest heavy-lift ship.

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OregonLive.com

Portland bike fitness studio uses power meters to improve fitness

The first five minutes are OK. The second five minutes are iffy. The third five minutes get ugly and the last five minutes -- I don't want to scare you.

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Willamette Week

Dime Store

There was much to love about Leo's Non-Smoking Coffee Shop. You grabbed one of the teal vinyl stools, and a complimentary copy of the day's Oregonian appeared.

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The Oregonian

Green roof inspirations: Highrise to tiny house, lawns to small containers

Green roof or living roof or roof garden: Call it what you will, it still means that plants are growing on top of what once was an ugly, hard, heat-absorbing surface.

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The Oregonian

Performing arts leap onto Portland stages: Fall arts guide 2014

We know the arts event you're looking for. It's the play that soars. The concert that sings.

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KATU-TV Portland

Extra pepperoni, but please hold the razor blades this time

PORTLAND, Ore. It was even worse than anchovies. A Portland woman said she found a sharp metal blade in a pizza that was delivered to her home last Monday.

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Bike Portland

Arrest made in hit-and-run on SE 82nd in Clackamas County

The Clackamas County Sheriff's office arrested a man today after a hit-and-run on SE 82nd just south of King Road .

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

OregonLive.com

Biwa restaurant opening new SE Portland ramen shop, Noraneko

Portland's slow climb out of the ramen dark ages began seven years ago in a basement restaurant in Southeast Portland.

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Willamette Week

Buy PDX: Fine Art, Fashion Photography and Absurdly Soft Cotton

Editor's Note: Portland, you're savvy. But you're also thrifty. That's why we're bringing you Buy PDX, a weekly roundup of retail events and sales around Portland.

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Vancouver Sun

Miley Cyrus' date to MTV awards show wanted by Oregon police on criminal trespassing charges

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Business Journal

Check out how the renovation of a historic Portland building reveals...

When the builders stripped away aluminum at the building's entrance, they were surprised to find the original carved bronze columns hidden behind it.

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The Pordland Mercury

Ceramic Artist Martina Thornhill Returns to Portland For a Trunk Show at Demimonde Studio

If you've visited the clean, inviting space that is Demimonde Studio in the last week, you know that they've reshuffled a few things, given the studio a fresh new look.

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The Oregonian

Police chase down woman, 33, suspected of drunken, reckless driving in NE Portland

They said they tried to stop Sarah Ruth Rascoe at Northeast 82nd Avenue and Halsey Street about 3:15 a.m. but that she fled.

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OregonLive.com

Portland's 10 best cocktail bars: Bar Tab

Welcome to Bar Tab, The Oregonian's first-annual guide to the Portland-area's best bars.

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IndyMedia

Video: Portland Human Rights Commission meeting 8.6.14

The monthly Portland Human Rights Commission meeting is open to the public and is on the first Wednesday of the month.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Hamilton Spectator

West Portland completes perfect season

The Hamilton Spectator reported extensively on Sheepvention 2014 in our issues on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday .

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