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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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4 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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The Newberg Graphic

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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The Newberg Graphic

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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Portland Tribune

Portland police respond to two overnight shootings

Portland police are investigating possible gang connections after responding late Friday night to reports of gunfire at large, loud house parties in two different neighborhoods.

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WNED

'I Am Not An Inmate ... I Am A Man. And I Have Potential'

Dan Huff rests after a long day's work. He spent much of his life incarcerated in the California prison system.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Hip-Hop Theatre Production Dreamscape to Make Portland Premiere at la Luna Nueva 2014, 9/19-20

Milagro's theatre annual multidisciplinary festival La Luna Nueva is proud to present the powerful hip-hop theatre production Dreamscape.

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MarketWatch

5 reasons to flee the U.S. for Canada

Canada has the world's best reputation internationally as a place to do business and live for the third consecutive year, according to the latest annual survey of more than 27,000 people around the world by the Reputation Institute, an international corporate advisory firm.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

SFGate

Judge OKs Portland police use-of-force reforms

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OregonLive.com

Former Portland man pleads guilty to selling restricted military-grade weapons parts to international buyers

A former U.S. Army captain who sold military-grade weapons parts on the Internet from his Portland home pleaded guilty Friday to violating federal law prohibiting the sale of restricted items without a license.

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