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  1. Mayor Charlie Hales will take on Last Thursday again, possibly proposing fees, early closureRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... begin talking about the future of Last Thursday again. Hales' policy assistant Chad Stover will meet with Northeast Portland residents Monday night to float some of the mayor's ideas about reigning in this year's arts festival. The festival begins ...

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  2. Steve Duin blog: An early Easter service in North PortlandRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    I was back at Parkside Commons, the North Portland apartment complex where First Door, the after-school "homework club," is making such an impact.

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  3. Larger-than-life rabbit to go up for adoption in OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KCBY-TV Coos Bay

    PORTLAND, Ore. Is this bunny too big to believe? Our newsroom was baffled by this photo when it was sent to us by the Oregon Humane Society.

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  4. Deborah Kafoury for Multnomah County chair: Editorial endorsementRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... Kafoury could have bested her half-dozen rivals and slipped easily into the job. But Francesconi, a former Portland city commissioner, entered the race and may force Kafoury into a runoff. If a runoff is necessary, here's our prediction: Kafoury ...

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  5. May Day 2014 PDXRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | IndyMedia

    ... Want to help with passing out flyers for May Day? The Portland May Day Coalition has the following announcement help request posted on Facebook: . May Day is about 2 weeks away! Is everyone excited yet!? We've got flyers and have started ...

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  6. Yakima River Canyon gives transitory home to American white pelicansRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... now lives in Burlington, thus my story today on the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival.) Making that 290-mile drive from Portland to Wenatchee meant that I saw the Yakima Canyon mostly from the window of a moving car, but it's better in the canyon than up ...

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  7. A Beautiful Ride on the West SideRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | BTA Blog

    ... the Willamette River, think about bringing your kids next time for a stop at a scenic playground, and finally spot Portland's downtown ahead of you as you roll downhill past OHSU. After a leisurely trip, I arrived in downtown Portland happy and ...

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  8. Tilikum Crossing; more Car2Go in Portland; America's bikeyest neighborhood: Transportation weekRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... to feel like a victorious road warrior than to glance at the past week's biggest transportation stories from the Portland area in your rearview mirror? Portland's Hosford-Abernethy neighborhood -- Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard to Powell Boulevard ...

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  9. Bits 'n' Pieces: Double bassist earns solo spotlightRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Nicholas Arredondo wanted to make his last concert with the Portland Youth Philharmonic one to remember.

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  10. Portland-area animal shelters acquire vital disaster response equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Bee

    ... was no plan for evacuation of animals at that time.' The trailers are staged in strategic locations across the Portland area, Covey said, and can be deployed for any animal emergency. 'Now animal responders across the five metro counties (Clark, ...

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  11. Police identify man suspected of shooting officer, killing K-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KPIC

    PORTLAND, Ore. Police on Thursday identified three suspects in a burglary that led to a chase and shootout in Southwest Portland where a police officer was wounded and his K-9 partner was killed Wednesday morning.

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  12. PCC, school partners get $445,000 from state for dual-credit programRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    The Oregon Education Investment Board and the Oregon Department of Education announced that Portland Community College has been awarded a $445,000 grant for its Oregon Metro Connects All Students to College Consortium.

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  13. Live MusicRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Forest Grove News-Times

    The Soul'd Out Music Festival got off to a great start last week with packed shows all over town, and this week's festival dates include the following shows: 1 7 : Ural Thomas is Portland's elder statesman of soul, having shared the stage with James Brown, Otis Redding and Stevie Wonder, as well as having graced the Harlem Apollo stage 44 times.

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  14. Arts HoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Eugene Weekly

    ... never be too many film festivals. While the UO's Cinema Pacific takes over campus, Bijou Art Cinemas and parts of Portland (see "Touchy-Feely Cinema" next issue), the Banff Mountain Film Festival hits the McDonald Theatre 7 pm Thursday, April 17, ...

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  15. Man suspected of shooting Portland officer, killing K-9 caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | KPIC

    PORTLAND, Ore. A Portland police officer was wounded and his K-9 partner was killed in a shootout with an armed man in Southwest Portland early Wednesday morning, police said.

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  16. Coloring ContestRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    ... candidate for the Mercury 's Easter Coloring Contest! Here are your instructions: a Color this week's cover of the Portland Mercury using the medium of your choice (crayons, acrylics, watercolors, chalk, the sacrificial blood of our Lord Jesus ...

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  17. North Portland hoarder apartment catches fireRead the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    "The extent of the fire wasn't the problem," said Portland Fire & Rescue spokesman Lt.

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  18. Lights On, Doors Open, At North LightRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... experience." Executive Chef Lyle Jost's New American fare reflects a classic, no-fuss approach. Jost, whose Portland career includes tenures at Mint/820, Masu, and Fiddleheads, expands upon his current duties in the Night Light kitchen with an ...

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  19. Portland's roads: Venture Portland business group got sneak peek at potential street fee costs, officials sayRead the original story

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    ... parts of the city, lacks sidewalks and safe crossings for pedestrians. (REBECCA KOFFMAN/Special to The Oregonian) Portland transportation officials are starting to shop around preliminary figures for what an $8 or $12 per month street fee may mean ...

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  20. Ron Gilbert's Humongous Entertainment adventures are now on SteamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Eurogamer

    ... Fox games. Now Humongous' collection has been restored for a Steam release . The restoration was courtesy of the Portland-based Night Dive Studios, a developer that specialises in restoring old games (like System Shock 2 and The 7th Guest), and ...

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