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  1. Neighbors worry about sidewalk shortage for kids near new schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    Neighbors are worried that a new, larger school opening up in Northeast Portland will put more kids at risk as they walk to school.

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  2. Recovery crews looking for 18-year-old swimmer near Sellwood BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland

    PORTLAND, Ore. Portland Fire & Rescue transitioned from a rescue operation to a recovery Friday evening after an 18-year-old man swimming near the Sellwood Bridge went under PF&R was called to Sellwood Park at around 5:30 p.m. Witnesses said the man wasn't a strong swimmer and was having trouble getting back to the shore.

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  3. California Korean Tacos: Too Busy Writing History to Read ItRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it.

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  4. Two young men jump off Portland's Sellwood Bridge; one apparently drownsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Portland firefighters were called to the Sellwood Bridge, seen here in a file photo, Friday evening after reports that two young men had jumped off.

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  5. Sponsored Content: Russellville Park staff: caring, compassionate, consistentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... and memory-care apartments and is dedicated to providing excellent, friendly service. Conveniently located near Portland's I-5/I-84 corridor, the community also is jam-packed with activities ranging from arts and crafts to fitness, a weekly happy ...

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  6. end: 15 Things to Do and See in Portland, August 1-3Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... Saturday's schedule begins around noon with a local all-star lineup featuring Javier Nero, John Nastos and other Portland jazz stalwarts, and continues with sets by Bobby Torres Ensemble and Billy Haynes before headliner Pete Christlieb and his ...

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  7. Mattress flies off Zipcar rental, strikes cyclist, spurs $999,999 lawsuitRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... bicyclist who claims he was knocked to the ground by a mattress that flew out of the back of a pickup along a North Portland street is suing Zipcar for $999,999 -- saying the company rented the truck without providing proper gear to secure cargo. ...

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  8. Portland's MLS All-Star festivities include a lot more than soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... a 9 p.m. showing of the soccer movie "Sixty-Six" in Pioneer Square. Saturday's events include a watch party for the Portland Timbers game at the Adidas-sponsored replica of Providence Park in Pioneer Square. Across the river, Nike will host a ...

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  9. Inside Powell's Books new Burnside front roomRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... 's also added energy-efficient windows and fresh exterior paint to the mix. The retailer, which has operated in Portland for 44 years (it no longer discloses revenue) noted that the work "completed three decades of improvements to the City of Books, ...

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  10. Tenant returned home to find trail of blood inside NE Portland home where one man was killed, another critically woundedRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... of blood leading from the front door to a front bedroom shared by two of his housemates. Tinaan had no idea that Portland homicide detectives and forensic criminalists had been at the home through the night, searching for and photographing evidence ...

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  11. Republican Congressional Candidates to Perform Standup Comedy in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... In two weeks, Yates and Buchal will promote their Republican bids for U.S. Congress by performing standup comedy in Portland. The two candidates-both of whom closely align with the principles of the tea party, but describe themselves as ...

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  12. Brothers Arrested on Federal Drugs Charges After Traffic StopRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Skanner

    The Portland-metro Gang Task Force arrested Eugene James Holbert II, 34, and his brother Jamar Schabass Holbert, 33, after a traffic stop and ended up charging both men with federal crimes of Distribution of Cocaine, Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine, Conspiracy to Distribute Cocaine, and Felon in Possession of a Firearm.

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  13. Tiga, Revival Drum Shop and Beacon Sound all leaving Prescott VillageRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... back in 2006. Extracto Coffee and the drum shop followed in 2009. The small strip quickly became the place to spot Portland musicians. In the morning, they drank their coffee in one of Extracto's old school desks. They spent their afternoons ...

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  14. Bailey's barrel-aged fest, anniversaries, Morris men and more:...Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... Toffee Porter and Barrel Aged Stupiphany Imperial Red Ale . Bailey's Taproom has consistently been a favorite of Portland beer fans, thanks to a great location, 24 constantly changing taps and events such as this. Geoff Phillips and crew celebrate ...

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  15. Portland brothers arrested on cocaine and weapon possession accusationsRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Courier Mailer

    Two Portland brothers were arrested on allegations of drug and weapons charges following a Metro Gang Task Force search warrant mission Thursday afternoon.

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  16. Portland man reported missing found dead of apparent suicideRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A 30-year-old Portland man reported missing on Sunday has been found dead of an apparent suicide, Portland Police said.

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  17. Nike to host soccer tournament during MLS All-Star Game weekRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    ... sponsor, part-owner and outfitter of MLS opponent Bayern Munich FC and keeps its North American headquarters in Portland. The Three Stripes will abound. Nike's biggest event during MLS All-Star week takes place 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday with a ...

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  18. Artist loft in Montavilla, 'an inland of culture to be cultivated': Sleeping in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Forget the idea of the starving artist shivering away alone in a garret. Studios at Milepost 5 in Northeast Portland's Montavilla neighborhood are filled with painters, sculptors and performance artists sheltered by high ceilings and surrounded by a two-acre campus.

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  19. Fut-golf course taking over Southeast Portland on Sunday: 2014 MLS All-Star GameRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Fut-golf, also known as footgolf, is a combination of soccer and golf. A miniature fut-golf course will take over Southeast Portland on Sunday as part of MLS All-Star Week.

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  20. Ore. thunderstorms topple trees, knock out powerRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Local TV Station KTVZ

    Overnight thunderstorms with frequent lightning toppled a few trees and knocked out power in places from Salem through the Willamette Valley to the Portland area.

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