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  1. Metro talks trash, digs up hard lesson on recyclingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... its ongoing discussion series on what to do about the region's garbage called "Let's Talk Trash." He spoke at the Portland City Club on July 12, where more than one member admitted to being dispirited after being taken to task by him. Metro is in ...

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  2. July 14: Trujillo for Mayor? | Center City Pedestrian Walkway |...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 14 | PlanPhilly

    ... parking or relocate the parking." Just to benchmark how Philly's car politics compare to other cities, merchants in Portland are asking for protected bike lanes to drum up business , and Helsinki recently announced an ambitious plan to make car ...

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  3. The Four People You Meet In/Near a Vancouver Pot StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... That's not to discount how big today is for Portlanders and Vancouverites and local suburbanites alike. Yes, as the Portland Police Bureau reminded us recently , marijuana possession's still illegal in Oregon. But it's also among the PPB's lowest ...

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  4. Political updates on the State & Local LevelRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | University City Review

    ... the United States with bike sharing programs including New York, Washington, D.C., Boston, Chicago, San Diego and Portland, where bicycle transit is embraced as an alternative form of transportation. The program will launch in spring 2015 with a ...

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  5. POLL: Oregon School Shooting Aftermath - Are NJ, PA Schools Safe?Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... past week, a teenager fatally shot a classmate at an Oregon high school after arriving at his high school east of Portland heavily armed, according to CBS News . Do you believe that New Jersey and Pennsylvania schools are safe from gun violence? ...

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  6. POLL: Oregon School Shooting Aftermath - Are NJ, PA Schools Safe?Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    ... past week, a teenager fatally shot a classmate at an Oregon high school after arriving at his high school east of Portland heavily armed, according to CBS News . Do you believe that New Jersey and Pennsylvania schools are safe from gun violence? ...

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  7. Opponents of Congress Square sale hold early lead in Portland voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Campaign signs surround Congress Square on Tuesday as Portland residents take to the polls to decide the fate of the public space.

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  8. Locals react to President Obama's energy planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | WFMZ

    ... pros and cons of the president's energy plan are front and center in a rural Northampton County township. The NRG Portland Generating Station in Upper Mount Bethel Township is already making the switch from coal to a cleaner burning sulfur diesel ...

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  9. Look Like a Local in Portland, ORRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2010 | NileGuide

    Portlanders like their fashion with a dash of comfort and a pinch of originality. Portland has a mild climate, a little on the damp side, with warm summers and cold winters. We are currently enjoying gorgeous crisp fall days with lots of sunshine and ...

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  10. Locals react to President Obama's energy planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | WFMZ

    ... pros and cons of the president's energy plan are front and center in a rural Northampton County township. The GenOn Portland Generating Station in Upper Mount Bethel Township is already making the switch from coal to a cleaner burning sulfur diesel ...

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  11. Delaware River body is that of a male, police sayRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... was found about 11:55 this morning at the base of the pedestrian bridge linking Upper Mount Bethel Township near Portland to Columbia in Knowlton Township . The Upper Delaware Scenic and Recreational River north of Port Jervis, N.Y., reports a ...

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  12. Body discovered on first tier of Portland walking bridge, county official saysRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Pocono Record

    Water rescue crews were called late Friday morning to the Portland walking bridge for a body on the structure's first tier, a Northampton County dispatch shift supervisor said.

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  13. Portland water boil alert trickles to the top of news about water: Nation/World and Northwest headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | The Oregonian

    Portland has been under a boil water alert since Friday morning, after city water staffers detected Escherichia coli in tests of Mount Tabor reservoir samples.

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  14. Air Conditioning Orlando Experts Share Crucial Tips for the Summer HeatRead the original story

    May 6, 2014 | SBWire

    ... o residents need is offered and available at One Stop Cooling. Contact Details Brynn R. Bailey 2410 Lost Creek Road Portland, PA 97205 Phone: 610-985-0426

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  15. Stroudsburg hotel shooting: 1 man, 3 cases heading to court -Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... are an unidentified man and a woman police believe to be Jordan's girlfriend at the time, Michelle Walden, 41, of Portland, whom police later learned had bought Jordan a handgun the day prior, Wolbert said. A Super 8 employee testified that Walden ...

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  16. Could Oregon's pee-contamination scare happen to Pocono water supply? -Read the original story

    Apr 21, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... it made the decision to return the water to the local ecosystem and replace it from its feeder watershed. "Portland has a reputation for safe and high-quality water, and we wanted to tell our customers it remained that way," said Public Information ...

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  17. Portland woman faces murder conspiracy charges in Stroudsburg shooting -Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Pocono Record

    Unless she plans to plead guilty or no contest, a Portland woman will have to convince a jury she was scared into buying a gun for a convicted felon and then letting him drive her vehicle to the Stroudsburg Econo Lodge and shoot at another woman there.

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  18. Community air quality meeting with Precision Castparts; new pizza joint: SE and SW Portland newsRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | The Oregonian

    ... the cost of the new system. Two weeks ago a delegation of leaders from a new regional government in Kenya visited Portland to study the city's planning and sustainability strategies. I learned Monday that the visit has caused a stir back home, where ...

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  19. Monroe Co. rape suspect in custody after being found in Northampton Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2014 | WFMZ

    The man's car was spotted on Slateford Road in Upper Mount Bethel Twp., Northampton County, just north of the borough of Portland.

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  20. 'More than my best friend': Northampton County veteran searches for cherished dogRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | NJ.com

    ... to New Jersey, eventually landing in Frenchtown near his sister in Flemington. A railroad job brought him to the Portland area, where had he transferred from the passenger division to freight. "I had moved to Pennsylvania since then when they ...

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