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  1. Housing plan in works for Native AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sherwoodgazette.com

    After clearing a hurdle at the Portland Public Schools board last week, a unique housing project is on track to break ground this September. The Native American Youth and Family Center is launching Generations, a $22 million project that will turn the 3.5-acre Foster Elementary School site in Lents into a multigenerational Native American-focused housing complex with six classrooms, two day care rooms, a health center and a longhouse for gatherings.

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  2. Housing plan in works for Native AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Tualatin Times

    After clearing a hurdle at the Portland Public Schools board last week, a unique housing project is on track to break ground this September. The Native American Youth and Family Center is launching Generations, a $22 million project that will turn the 3.5-acre Foster Elementary School site in Lents into a multigenerational Native American-focused housing complex with six classrooms, two day care rooms, a health center and a longhouse for gatherings.

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  3. PD: Alleged Verizon store burglar may be responsible for similar crimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | KATU-TV Portland

    ... have also been targets. Whoever broke into them got in through the roof or a vent system in a wall. Jesse Cornett, Lents Neighborhood Association president, is frustrated Ortiz Jr. was out of police custody before his arrest on Monday given his ...

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  4. Mark & Dave: Oregon, Shatner share pipe dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Portland Tribune

    ... Charlie will release Powerball numbers before they come out. Portland's wood-bat baseball league will debut in Lents Park this summer under the nickname: The Pickles. That was the winner of the online vote (had to be hacked), and once again, proving ...

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  5. Steve Duin: No love for tennis at Portland Parks & RecRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | OregonLive.com

    ... the court's sagging net is all but destroyed. There's no such thing as a true bounce at Woodstock or Kenilworth or Lents or Rose City. Are there keepers in the mix? Of course. Gabriel Park ... in Southwest. Hamilton Park ... in Southwest. Portland ...

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  6. Rugby roundup: Battle Ground, Union teams winRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | The Columbian

    Lincoln 26, Prairie Wolf Pack 12 - Lincoln built a 19-0 halftime lead then held off a Prairie rally in the match at Lents Park in Portland. Prairie scored the first 12 points of the second half before Lincoln sealed the win with a try and conversion against the run of play.

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  7. Weekend Event Guide: Ronde, racing, a movie premiere and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Bike Portland

    ... here lately and we need you to be fresh and ready for Monday. Meet the Portland Wheelmen Touring Club - 9:30 am at Lents Park (SE 92nd and Holgate) Join ride leader Ann Morrow for a great introduction to group cycling while exploring southeast ...

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  8. Matthew Dickman, Portland poet, wins Guggenheim FellowshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | The Oregonian

    Matthew Dickman and his brother Michael grew up in Lents and have published several books of poetry. Matthew Dickman won a Guggenheim Fellowship.

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  9. Community Notebook: Union rugby continues strong start to seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Columbian

    Six players scored tries, and Avery Longrie scored 17 points kicking as Union improved to 6-0 atop the Rugby Oregon Varsity Premiership Division with a 62-19 win over Lincoln on Saturday at Lents Park in Portland. Brendon Curle, Tate Nelson and Chris Berry scored two tries apiece, and Caleb Browning, Tyler Dionne and Jake Burchett each scored one try for Union.

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  10. Robert Gray and Lent schools earn state wellness awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Sherwoodgazette.com

    ... programs such as Just a Minute (JAM) and GoNoodle movement breaks for the classroom. Lent Elementary, which is in the Lents neighborhood, focuses its efforts on ensuring its students have breakfast each morning through the Community Eligibility ...

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  11. Goats clearing blackberry bushes in Portland neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2015 | Norwalk Citizen News

    The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has commissioned 17 goats to clear blackberry bushes on a parcel of land in the Lents neighborhood in outer southeast Portland. The Oregonian reports that the parcel is expected to eventually be transformed into a community garden.

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  12. Goats clear the way for community orchard in LentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Lents residents hope for a community garden and orchard on a neglected patch of city land along the Springwater Corridor Trail. They envision a source of food and a gathering point for the fragmented neighborhood.

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  13. Hales to run again: 'There's more work to do'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    Saying that he believes Portland has turned a corner and is headed into a unprecedented period of change, Mayor Charlie Hales has decided to run for reelection in 2016. 'I'm enjoying the job and believe I am the right person for it,' Hales said during a Portland Tribune editorial board interview Friday afternoon.

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  14. Play ball! Great West will field Portland teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    Starting in 2016, Portland will have its own boys of summer playing in a revamped Walker Stadium at Lents Park. The Great West League is making it official at a news conference with city officials downtown today: A Portland team will be part of its inaugural season of summer college wood-bat baseball.

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  15. Lents' stadium a diamond in the rough - but not for longRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    Some of the nation's top college baseball players will play ball at Charles B. Walker Stadium in Lents Park starting next year, and neighbors appear keen on the idea. Under a public-private partnership worked out with the city, a Portland franchise of the new Great West League will spruce up and expand the city-owned stadium to accommodate 1,500 fans.

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  16. Amateur baseball league swinging for new home at Lents ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    A new amateur baseball league is expected to announce Tuesday that it's expanding into Portland and a local team will play home games at Lents Park in east Portland. The new league would begin play in June 2016 and feature a Portland team of unpaid collegiate athletes to play 30 games a year at city-owned Walker Stadium in Lents Park.

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  17. Sources Say: This Lents is Guthrie's Lents: Complex may honor singerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Tualatin Times

    ... our project; we can name it whatever we want.' Guthrie, perhaps America's most influential folk singer, only lived in Lents for one month in June 1941, but during that spell created a musical heritage for the Columbia River and Pacific Northwest ...

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  18. Sources Say: This Lents is Guthrie's Lents: Complex may honoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    ... our project; we can name it whatever we want.' Guthrie, perhaps America's most influential folk singer, only lived in Lents for one month in June 1941, but during that spell created a musical heritage for the Columbia River and Pacific Northwest ...

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  19. Developer says brewpub will spark other projects in Lents districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Portland Tribune

    The little-known Portland developer says he'll start construction this week on the Z Haus brewpub and restaurant on Southeast 92nd Avenue, Lents' battered traditional 'Main Street.' Rennaker recently won exclusive rights to negotiate deals on two other parcels on 92nd Avenue owned by the Portland Development Commission in the Lents Town Center Urban Renewal Area.

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  20. Portland could field wood-bat baseball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Bee

    ... options in Portland, the GWL likely would play its home games at one of the city-managed ballparks, Walker Stadium in Lents Park or Sckavone Stadium in the Sellwood area. A few years ago, Paulson looked at Lents Park as a possible site for a new ...

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