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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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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Connecticut Post

Portland settles suit by officer who honored Nazis

In this image from video, date not known, Mark Kruger. a Portland police officer speaks in Portland, Ore.

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The Skanner

Portland Police Arrest 20-Year Old in Shooting

Portland Police have arrested and charged Alejandro Ray Vance Jr., 20, in connection with a shooting in April 2014.

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Willamette Week

Portland's Big Transformation Viewed Through the Lens of Google Street View

We all know Portland is changing. Who hasn't walked down Division and marveled at the changes over the past two years alone? Google Street View now allows you to look at images from back in 2007, you can directly compare the streets of today to the way they looked back in the day.

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Bike Portland

Portland Police will target bicycling on downtown sidewalks

A statement released by the PPB today called the initiative a "Sidewalk Awareness and Enforcement Effort for Bicycle Riders and Skateboarders."

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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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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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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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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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