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  1. Changing Notions of CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Christianity Today

    ... writer and co-leader of the Springwater Community, a lay-led church scattered across multiple homes in Portland's Lents neighborhood. Paul: A growing number of Christians don't feel that attending a weekly gathering is important for their faith. ...

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  2. Grant High School Magazine Pans Proposed Temporary Relocation to MarshallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Willamette Week

    ... staff will move from Northeast 36th and Thompson Streets to the Marshall campus at 3905 Southeast 91st Street in the Lents neighborhood. They will do so in September 2017, so the district can renovate Grant, using proceeds from a 2012 capital ...

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  3. Portland police search for men accused of grabbing woman in Lents neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | OregonLive.com

    The 30-year-old told police she was walking home on Southeast 92nd Avenue near Lents Park when two men began talking to her. She sped up to walk away, but the men ran behind her and grabbed her arms.

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  4. Discarded cigarette sparks fire at Portland restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    PORTLAND, Ore. A discarded cigarette started a fire outside of the China Hut Restaurant early Thursday morning, Portland Fire and Rescue said.

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  5. Saki's Big BetRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... and countless off-track bets on horse races. The New Copper Penny is also everything city officials do not want Lents to be: dated, disreputable and a little dangerous. The PDC has another vision for Lents: It wants the neighborhood to become a ...

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  6. What Portland parks bond passage means for familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... play structure that was removed in 2014 after an inspection found wood rot, insect damage and structural instability. Lents Park , Southeast 92nd Avenue and Holgate Boulevard: Remove and replace wooden play structures, expand play area, create ...

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  7. Tight downtown office market sends firm to Lents to find available spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Business Journal

    Brandon Cannady has added more than 24,000 square feet of leasable office space to his company, Venture Business Centers, in the past six months. A real estate investor, Cannady founded office space leasing company Venture Business Centers with his wife, Kerri, in downtown Portland in July.

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  8. Another Right 2 Dream Too? - Monday, 03 November 2014 15:41Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... We need more people willing to help move the discussion forward.' Sutton is in contact with officials in the Lents area of Portland about finding a site for a rest area, but she is still holding out for a place in Clackamas County. She has met with ...

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  9. Dear TransplantRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | The Pordland Mercury

    DEAR TRANSPLANT, you fine seeker - adventurer! - new to the Northwest, are you here for the creative life? You have aspirations, and visions of weekends spent high in the park, surrounded by hot chicks with hula hoops, dogs, tattoos, and doughnuts. Do you think any of that comes easily? You need to know what long-time Portlanders hide.

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  10. Free for lunch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Estacada News

    Other than the occasional apple rolling off a tray, the lunch line at Kelly Elementary School in Southeast Portland is a smooth operation. Children know that in addition to their entrA e - a bean and cheese burrito or chicken sandwich last Friday - they must choose at least one serving of fruit or vegetables from the salad bar, according to federal school nutrition standards.

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  11. Free for lunch?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    Other than the occasional apple rolling off a tray, the lunch line at Kelly Elementary School in Southeast Portland is a smooth operation. Children know that in addition to their entrA e - a bean and cheese burrito or chicken sandwich last Friday - they must choose at least one serving of fruit or vegetables from the salad bar, according to federal school nutrition standards.

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  12. Soggy storm drenches region; sewer system overflows into WillametteRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | KATU-TV Portland

    Mak Kastelic fills a sandbag at a sandbag station at Lents Park on Wednesday as the first major storm of the fall season moves into the region. He'll use the sandbag to help prevent flooding to his basement apartment.

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  13. Portland forecast: Heavy winds and rain means time to rake your leaves, city saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... Bureau has stocked two locations with sand and bags for winter weather. Those locations are at Gabriel Park and Lents Park and are self-service. The City's Leaf Day Pickup Service, which offers a one or two day pickup service in neighborhoods with a ...

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  14. Mother Nature is nanny at revamped parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Portland Tribune

    ... maintenance projects to be completed over the next 10 years. The deteriorated and now-closed playgrounds at Couch and Lents parks have been poster children for the long list of aging capital projects desperately needing funding. Both Couch and Lents ...

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  15. Mother Nature is nanny at revamped park - Thursday, 16 October 2014 07:00Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | The Newberg Graphic

    ... maintenance projects to be completed over the next 10 years. The deteriorated and now-closed playgrounds at Couch and Lents parks have been poster children for the long list of aging capital projects desperately needing funding. Both Couch and Lents ...

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  16. William Hawkins' 'Legacy of the Olmsted Brothers in Portland' traces city's appreciation...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... spaces, from a backlog of deferred maintenance to the city's 2011 push to build a professional baseball stadium in Lents Park -- a plan abandoned when horrified neighbors rose to resist. On balance, Hawkins has written an affectionate but clear-eyed ...

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  17. Neighbors fight package thieves; Yama Sushi coming to Clinton: SE and SW Portland newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    ... . The university didn't report the incident to the feds until nearly two years later. The Belmont Goats moved to the Lents Town Center Sunday. Rob Davis tells the herd's "classic coming-of-age story." The Oregon Zoo is allowing the public to vote to ...

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  18. Belmont Goats move to Lents; driver robbed at gunpoint: SE and SW Portland newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    The Belmont Goats moved to the Lents Town Center Sunday. Rob Davis tells the herd's "classic coming-of-age story."

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  19. Say goodbye to Belmont Goats, SE Portland's famous hooved residents, who head eastRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... was cajoled and coaxed, pushed and pulled into leaving behind their wide, weedy lot for a new home six miles away in Lents Town Center. Chester, Precious, Lefty and the gang were piled into pickup trucks, a minivan and a horse trailer. And then the ...

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  20. Multnomah County auditor says Oregon's property tax system unfair. Is it?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    This map from the Multnomah County Auditor's office shows which areas would see property taxes fall and which areas would see property taxes rise if Measure 50 was repealed and tax bills were instead based upon homes' real market values. The first tab in the Multnomah County Auditor's property tax comparison tool exposes the inequities of Oregon's property tax system.

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