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  1. Births published Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pocono Record

    ... are Mary DeCanto of East Stroudsburg and Barbara Romano of Bronx, New York. Scott and Catherine Smith of Portland announce the birth of a son on Dec. 30, 2014 at Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, weighing 7 pounds, 10 ounce. The baby has ...

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  2. Man recently arrested in heroin bust, and his female friend, surrender in connection with Harrisburg bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | PennLive.com

    ... Penn Bank bore similarities to several other bank robberies in December, including one in Independence Township and Portland, Pa. The robbers in those crimes were described as a man and woman who reportedly fled in a blue pickup truck. No charges ...

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  3. Bangor resident rushes into burning apartment building to save dog,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | NJ.com

    ... take a look at the conditions. Other departments that aided Bangor at the fire included East Bangor, Columbia and Portland as well as Blue Valley Rescue and Suburban EMS, Albert said. The American Red Cross of the Greater Lehigh Valley is assisting ...

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  4. Fire roars through attached Bangor buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | NJ.com

    ... kicked in the doors and got everyone out of the building. Firefighters from Bangor, Roseto, Washington Township and Portland were battling the blaze. Portland was set up behind the building to attack the fire from that direction. Suburban EMS also ...

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  5. Memorable moments from an unforgettable 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Bangor Daily News

    ... also reconnected with a lot of old friends, and it's been amazing to see how so many people that I grew up with in Portland are doing such incredible things with their lives. This is my 110th post on this blog, so I've covered a lot of different ...

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  6. Letter: Bypass plan deserves serious thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | Pocono Record

    ... waterways are encroached upon. An overview of the regional map reveals a more sensible 14-mile bypass route between Portland and Sciota (with no entry-exits), which would provide a six-lane high-speed alternative for “through” traffic ...

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  7. Letter: Consider bypass when 'fixing' I-80Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... waterways are encroached upon. An overview of the regional map reveals a more sensible 14-mile bypass route between Portland and Sciota (with no entry-exits), providing  a six-lane high-speed alternative for “through” traffic in ...

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  8. Authorities still seek man in connection with Independence Twp. bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... said. McDonald said the vehicle is registered to a suspect that is wanted for a similar bank robbery in nearby Portland, Pa. Officials declined to identify the pair, but according to yesterday's radio reports the suspect is believed to be Dylan ...

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  9. NJ and Pa. State Police seek man in connection with Independence Twp. bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Jersey Journal

    ... said. McDonald said the vehicle is registered to a suspect that is wanted for a similar bank robbery in nearby Portland, Pa. Officials declined to identify the pair, but according to yesterday's radio reports the suspect is believed to be Dylan ...

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  10. Police looking for person who robbed one bank, tried to rob another in Slate BeltRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The Morning Call

    ... away. At 1 p.m., someone wearing a ski mask and black-hooded sweatshirt went into the PNC Bank at 401 Delaware St., Portland. The person handed a bank employee a demand note and was given an undisclosed amount of money. The person walked out of the ...

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  11. University City Predator in Police Custody After 5th AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... receive one of these alerts, but at the time still felt safe enough to get off the bus alone in her neighborhood. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Police say there are at least two victims in a shooting at a Portland, Oregon, school.The police reported the ...

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  12. Students hurt in shooting outside Oregon high school, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | The York Daily Record

    Update, 4:27 p.m.: Police say a shooter wounded two boys and girls outside an alternative high school in what may be a gang-related attack in Portland, Oregon. Sgt. Pete Simpson said Friday that the victims are believed to be students at Rosemary Anderson High School, which serves about 190 at-risk students.

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  13. Gary G. SteeleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | Pocono Record

     Gary G. Steele, 68, Portland, passed away Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014 at Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg. Gary was born in Westfall Township on Oct. 9, 1946, a son of the late William and Imogene (Driller) Steele. He was the husband of ...

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  14. Go FishRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... of places and dishes I would otherwise have ignored. Here's what I learned. This one is easy, in part because in Portland there isn't much serious competition. The front of the house, Block & Tackle, is a simple but solid fish house. Favorites ...

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  15. Gary G. SteeleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Pocono Record

     Gary G. Steele, 68, Portland, passed away Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014 at Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg. Gary was born in Westfall Township on Oct. 9, 1946, a son of the late William and Imogene (Driller) Steele. He was the husband of ...

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  16. Innovation Direct to be at Forefront of Licensing Campaign for Pillow Glide InventionRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | PR.com

    A simple yet handy new accessory for making pillows optimally comfortable, the Pillow Glide, has been developed by Ken R. Golden of Portland, Pennsylvania. The invention's unique design insures that fluffing a pillow is made easier and more effective.

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  17. Buy PDX: Making Digs at No-Show Daniel Baldwin, Plus Eco-Friendly Underwear and Modern MenswearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Willamette Week

    Bree Turner wearing earrings by local designer Better Late Than Never and a Stella and Dot necklace. - Photo by Kate Peifer Editor's Note: Portland, you're savvy.

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  18. Men's Chorus Participated in Mucho Macho MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Westminster College

    ... who joined the Westminster faculty in August, earned undergraduate and master's degrees from the University of Portland and D.M.A. from the University of Southern California. About Westminster College... Founded in 1852 and related to the ...

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  19. Steve Rudman led Home Forward with creativity, compassion and 'good hair,' bureaucrats and affordable housing activists sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | OregonLive.com

    Steve Rudman, Home Forward's longtime executive director, at Stephens Creek Crossing, the agency's new $53.9 million project with 122 rental units for low-income residents. Earlier this summer, after a drive-by shooting left a young man dead in New Columbia, a who's-who of Portland political and nonprofit workers showed up in the public housing community.

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  20. A one on one interview with Eliot CutlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    On Thursday morning I sat down with Independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler for a one on one interview at his campaign headquarters in Portland. I had my camera phone recording the whole time, and used the opportunity to ask him some of the questions that I felt should be cleared up about his candidacy.

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