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  1. Viva Knievel! My top five Portland beer events for the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | OregonLive.com

    ... on display and a new collaboration beer from Baerlic brewed with cold pressed coffee from See See Motor Coffee, Portland's prime motorcycle/coffee hangout. Red-white-and-blue jumpsuits are encouraged. Angelo, D.J. And the Brewpublic crew celebrate ...

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  2. People are driving right through new diverter on NE RodneyRead the original story w/Photo

    53 min ago | Bike Portland

    ... overall. So, when it's relatively easy to drive through one - which is the case with a new diverter in northeast Portland - it sort of defeats the purpose. The Bureau of Transportation recently installed a diagonal diverter on NE Rodney at Ivy. As ...

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  3. Clearing the Bar with Mint/820's Lucy BrennanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Eater

    Portland gets a lot of attention for its impressive lineup of serious bar programs. Pepe Le Moko , Imperial , Multnomah Whiskey Library and Expatriate -- they've been in the news lately more often than we can count.

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  4. Free forum Nov. 5 on getting into college and paying for itRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Experts at a free forum Nov. 5 in Northeast Portland will answer questions about college savings, admissions, financial aid and scholarships. Are you heading to college soon? Do you have a son or daughter nearing it? Is your brain teeming with questions about which colleges to apply to, how much time to spend pursuing scholarships and how best to get financial aid? Bring those questions to free public forum Nov. 5 called " The Dollar Signs Surrounding College ," It's hosted by Financial Beginnings, a nonprofit that promotes financial literacy, which puts on " Unraveling the Mysteries of Your Money " workshops.

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  5. Halloween parties galore, Multnomah County Library Used Book Sale: free and cheap family...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... hay rides and entertainment. Free raffle ticket given to those who donate canned foods. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Portland Community College Rock Creek campus, 17705 N.W. Springville Road; $5 donation per family. Great Pumpkin Hunt: Activities and ...

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  6. Gangs in Gresham: How has your neighborhood changed?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... less than three homicides a year had six traced to gangs. The activity reflected a shift that began when the Portland gangs formed in the '80s moved farther east toward Gresham's core. East Multnomah County has 450 documented gang members. In ...

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  7. Man and dog escape burning motor homeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    A man and his dog escaped injury after the motor home where they were staying caught fire early Friday in Southeast Portland. According to Portland Fire & Rescue, at 12:45 a.m. on Oct. 24, firefighters called to 2327 S.E. 141st Ave. found a motor home on fire.

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  8. Portland's 10 best new bars: Bar TabRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Portland has been a player in the national cocktail scene for at least a decade, starting with the handful of bars that dug deep into historical cocktail books, honed their technique, geeked out over Tiki and went full farm-to-bar with house-made tonics and tinctures. But what impressed us most while researching Bar Tab, The Oregonian's first-annual guide to the city's best bars, was the way our newest crop of watering holes seem to be unencumbered by weight of history.

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  9. Photo Credit: Gresham Police Department - Teddy StivahtisRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    ... mobile home in Gresham. He is also suspected of robbing banks in the Lake Grove area of Lake Oswego and in Canby. Portland police took him Stivahtis into custody without incident after contacting him at the Burlingame Fred Meyer on Southwast Barbur ...

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  10. Crime Stoppers offer reward for leads on suspect who placed trip wire device near Forest ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Crime Stoppers of Oregon is offering cash reward of up to $1,000 for any information that leads to an arrest of the suspect who placed a tripwire device near Forest Park . Portland attorney Mike Colbach and his wife, Jennifer, first found the device last Thursday while walking their dog, Rhoda, toward Firelane No.

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  11. Putting digital billboard debate into proper focus: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... one digital billboard but allows new ones only if they replace existing digital signs. And other cities, including Portland, allow smaller versions of digital signs but not electronic billboards. The Washington County Board of Commissioners delayed ...

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  12. Gresham homicide suspect, also wanted in Lake Oswego, Canby bank heists, arrested in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Teddy Stivahtis Jr., a 36-year-old man identified as a suspect in a Gresham homicide as well as bank robberies in Canby and Lake Oswego, has been taken into custody, Gresham police said. Portland police officers took Stivahtis into custody without incident after contacting him at Burlingame Fred Meyer, 7555 S.W. Barbur Blvd ., around 3:45 p.m. Thursday.

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  13. PDXYelp Elites Enjoy The Eyes Wide Open House @ Myoptic OptometryRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Yelp Blog

    How do you get 40 Yelp elites into a tiny-but-hip optometry shop in SE Portland, Oregon? Why you have an open house, that's how! On October 9, 2014 the PDXYelp Elites got to check out Myoptic's new digs out in Laurelhurst, enjoy tasty bites and delicious beers from Laurelwood Brewing , get their retinal scans taken and enter to win a free pair of frames! It was a 5-star time , and our friends at Myoptic and Laurelwood couldn't have been better hosts.

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  14. Arc'teryx outerwear to open flagship store on Northwest 23rd AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... hiking and running gear, as well as skiing and snowboarding apparel. Store manager Todd Barry said Arc'teryx chose Portland as its next location because it seemed like a natural fit with the outdoor-oriented market. And though its neighbors are a ...

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  15. Ross Island Bridge recovery of body under wayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A Portland Fire Bureau boat leaves the vicinity of the Ross Island Bridge after a body was found in the water.

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  16. TV Tonight: 'Project Runway' names a winner; 'Oregon Field Guide' season debut; Portlander on 'Project Runway: Threads' Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... to come up with winning designs. Each week, three new contestants will compete and tonight's premiere includes a Portland designer, 13-year-old Kenzie. What else would you expect, since Portland area designers have been such regular presences on ...

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  17. NWS: Tornado hits Longview, damages propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KVAL-TV Eugene

    ... He also said he saw damage to cars and fences. The National Weather Service is sending a three-person crew from Portland to Longview that consists of two meteorologists and a hydrologist. They will work to determine the strength of the tornado. This ...

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  18. Strike a pose: Minneapolis Institute of Arts celebrates Italian fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... and film clips, plus video interviews with contemporary designers, amplify the show. It will travel to museums in Portland, Ore., and Nashville after it closes in Minneapolis on Jan. 4. Though the focus is on the post-World War II era, "Italian ...

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

    Yesterday | 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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  20. Portland police respond to situation involving vehicle in East PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    At least 20 Portland police cruisers were dispatched Thursday morning to an area near Southeast 157th and Stark in connection with the recovery of a vehicle in that neighborhood. Sgt. Pete Simpson, spokesman for the Portland Police Bureau, said the situation appears to involve a stolen car.

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