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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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36 min ago | The Oregonian

Hotel 'door-dog' retires; PSU wins $225,000 grant; turtles released: SE and SW Portland news

Timmy, a yellow lab that served as a "door-dog" for nearly a decade at Hotel Monaco downtown, is retiring to spend more time with his family .

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3 hrs ago | Willamette Week

Touring Portland's Bar Carts

Back in the spring of 2012, Cartlandia owner Roger Goldingay asked for an annual liquor license for his pod on Southeast 82nd Avenue.

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4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Man suffers life-threatening injuries in crash in North Portland that closes Interstate Avenue

A man suffered life-threatening injuries in North Portland early Wednesday in an accident that closed North Interstate Avenue for several hours.

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9 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

GMO labeling endorsement proposed

The City Club of Portland will consider a recommendation to endorse a ballot measure requiring the labeling of foods with genetically engineered ingredients.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Oregonian

TriMet track repairs will disrupt Northeast Portland MAX, bus service in August

Service on MAX and the No. 70 bus line will be disrupted for five days in Northeast Portland's Lloyd District starting Aug. 11 as crews replace a problematic track switch .

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OregonLive.com

TriMet surprises 102-year-old East Portland rider Vida Trout with 'birthday bus'

TriMet surprised regular bus rider, Vida Trout, with a birthday party on wheels.

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Bike Portland

Even a 6-year-old can feel Portland's massive bike theft problem

TV ended their evening newscast on Friday with a pretty touching anecdote about a girl who knows how much her dad's bikes mean to him.

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Business Journal

Portland's Pearl West lands its first big-name tenant

An impression of how Pearl West, a nine-story office building with retail units on the ground floor, will look when it is completed in 2016.

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Portland Tribune

Alice Sumida learns to dance through history

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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The Oregonian

Arab festival canceled due to Gaza violence; shooting suspect search: SE and SW Portland news

The annual Arab festival includes games popular in Middle Eastern countries, such as Backgammon.

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KGW-TV Portland

Voodoo employee smashes doughnuts onto customer's windshield

Luke Copeland went to Voodoo Doughnuts Too on Sandy Boulevard Saturday with a big order; he was picking up about $2,000 worth of doughnuts for his company.

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OregonLive.com

Local artists address Portland's waste in 'Glean' at Disjecta, James Lavadour's latest...

Natalie Sept's "Brian," an oil painting of a worker at Metro's Central Transfer Station in Northwest Portland, appears in "Waste Not" at Nisus Gallery, in association with the 2014 edition of "Glean."

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OregonLive.com

David Madore's drive for a new Columbia River bridge

He's the founder and CEO of US Digital, an elected member of the county commission and a rigorous conservative espousing smaller government.

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OregonLive.com

Lesbian couple sues Broadway Cab, driver for $38,000 after left beside Interstate 84

Two lesbian women who were left stranded by the side of Interstate 84 last summer -- after they say a Broadway Cab driver shouted homophobic remarks at them -- filed a $38,000 lawsuit last week against the driver and the cab company.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

The Oregonian

Portland police seek publica s help finding missing 30-year-old man

Portland police are asking for the public's help locating a 30-year-old man who has been missing since Sunday.

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The Skanner

Portland City Club to Release Reports on Ballot Measures and Vote Aug. 20

PHOTO: Still from the City Club's BallotPalooza video showing research volunteers, including Charles McGee, Maurice Rahming, Serena Stoudamire Wesley, Des Culpitt, Crista Gardner, Arlene Hagan, Elisa Dozono and others.

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The Oregonian

Kenny Leisten's platoon gathers with his father 10 years after his death in Iraq

One of the items brought to Kenny Leisten's graveside Monday was a framed photo of him with John Rosander, wearing Iraqi helmet liners they had found.

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OregonLive.com

Portland man pleads not guilty to attempted murder in April shooting

A 20-year-old man has been indicted on attempted murder charges in connection with an April 28 shooting in North Portland, according to court records.

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The Oregonian

101 years of Portland City Council members and city annexations, in one map

But we need your help. Do you live, work, study or own property east of 82nd Avenue? Tell us your story.

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Examiner.com

Eco fashion editor Andrea Plell talks Urban Air Market Portland 2014

Founder, editor-in-chief at Refix Magazine and creative director at Ecologique Fashion Andrea Plell, and Urban Air Market organizer Danielle Cohen are coming to Portland for the first time ever for an eco fashion event from San Francisco: Urban Air Market.

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