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  1. Get ready to climb: Portland's De Ronde/La Doyenne weekend is comingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Bike Portland

    Rumor has it that Portland's toughest weekend of cycling is coming up. "De Ronde" and its sister event "La Doyenne" are two unsanctioned road rides that have captured the imagination of thousands of riders over the years because of the sheer difficulty of even finishing.

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  2. Q&A: NYC's top biking advocate wants you to talk more about deathRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Bike Portland

    ... the city's emergence as a national leader in reimagining streets as pleasant public spaces. But as he heads to Portland for a keynote address Monday to the Oregon Active Transportation Summit , White is urging his fellow believers in livable streets ...

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  3. National Biscuit Week 2015: Portland Oregon's Son of a Biscuit's new flavorsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Examiner.com

    ... macaroni salad, peach garam marsala parfait, spicy French fries, baked beans, mashed potatoes and coleslaw. Portland Monthly called the namesake biscuits " one of the very best biscuits in town " and Thrillist named Son of a Biscuit one of the best ...

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  4. Q&A: Melissa Wells on everyone's stake in transportation equityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bike Portland

    ... national Transportation Equity Caucus, explains every American's stake in racial justice. Wells, who's headed to Portland for a keynote address Monday to the Oregon Active Transportation Summit , spoke with me by phone on Thursday about the dilemma ...

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  5. City grants boost NE neighborhood projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Newberg Graphic

    Six Northeast Portland community projects received grants this week through the Northeast Coalition of Neighborhoods.

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  6. Firefighters extinguish early-morning Northeast Portland house fireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... block of Northeast Humboldt Street early Friday. Occupants left the house safely and no injuries are reported. (Portland Fire & Rescue) Shortly after midnight Friday morning, Portland firefighters responded to a heavy fire in the rear of a ...

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  7. Portland Metro Friday Traffic: Early crash on Hawthorne and Cesar Chavez; Oleson Road reopens at Fanno Creek Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A very early morning crash sent an SUV into the Fred Meyer at Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard at Cesar Chavez Boulevard. Only one lane getting by as of 6 a.m. Southwest Portland area drivers can return to the Fanno Creek Bridge and actually cross it now as the roadwork there has finished exactly on schedule.

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  8. Y Combinator-backed startup lands in downtown PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    InDinero , which sells software and services to startups and small businesses to cover back office operations, is opening an office in downtown Portland. The company will initially employ seven workers at the Union Bank Building, 707 S.W. Washington St. The startup expects to soon employ as many as 15 people.

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  9. Haggen to begin converting Sherwood store on April 2 - Thursday, 26 March 2015 16:13Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Tualatin Times

    Haggen Food and Pharmacy, the Washington-based grocery chain poised to make a major splash in the Portland area, has announced the dates it will be opening stores in the Tigard and Sherwood area. Haggen purchased several Albertsons supermarkets last year as part of Albertsons' merger with Safeway.

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  10. Weekend Event Guide: Gorge gravel, tandems, photo show, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Bike Portland

    ... West End Bikes is hosting Santana, one of the best tandem brands in the world, for a special test-ride event in Portland. Expect fun rides, expert tandem advice, coffee a picnic lunch, and a sneak peek at three prototype tandem models. More info ...

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  11. Thursday evening Portland-area commute: Crash on I-205 north at Glisan St.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A crash is slowing northbound I-205 traffic starting at Glisan St. Most of I-205 north is slow now, so this could make things worse. Northbound traffic on I-5 is jammed from the Moda Center into Vancouver.

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  12. Man Accused Of Attempted Child AbductionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KBND-AM Bend

    Portland police have a man in custody after he was accused of trying to kidnap a two-year-old boy. The suspect is identified as Matthew Lee Edwards, who police say tried to abduct the toddler Tuesday in the area of Northwest 23rd Avenue and Lovejoy Street.

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  13. Passersby foil attempted child abduction in NW PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Portland Tribune

    The 2-year-old boy was not injured, mostly because several bystanders came to the mother's aid when the man attacked her and the child, police said. Matthew Lee Edwards, 23, will be arraigned Thursday, March 26, on a first-degree attempted kidnapping charge.

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  14. Real Estate Roundup: Growler craze overflows into So. Waterfront;...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Here's a look at some of the latest commercial real estate transactions in the Portland metro region submitted to Real Estate Roundup, the Business Journal's database of commercial real estate transactions. Tee & B Growler Guys LLC, also known as The Growler Guys, leased 1,800 square feet of space in the South Waterfront.

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  15. Standard TV & Appliance Highlights the Final Days of the SubZero/Wolf Dream Kitchen EventRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - March 26, 2015 - PORTLAND, Ore. -- Standard TV & Appliance is highlighting the final days of the SubZero/Wolf Dream Kitchen Event, which offers customers instant savings of up to $2,500 for the purchase of qualifying products from two of the most highly regarded kitchen appliance manufacturers in the industry.

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  16. end: 16 Things to Do and See in Portland this WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... as usual as it can get for the Velvet Teen. Bunk Bar , 1028 SE Water Ave., 894-9708. 10 pm. $10. 21+. [BOOKS] Portland poets Rob Schlegel (January Machine) and Emily Kendal Frey (Sorrow Arrow) have invited a select group of fellow poets to read a ...

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  17. Bridge & Burn Spring Launch PartyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | OregonLive.com

    Bridge & Burn , a Portland-based apparel brand has launched their Spring/Summer 2015 men's and women's collections and are hosting a party to celebrate. What: Bridge & Burn Spring 2015 Launch Party When: Thursday, April 9th.

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  18. Troubleshooter: Multnomah County's only covered bridge in need of attentionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    ... homage to similar structures built during the 19th and 20th centuries in Oregon. It's a novelty and an original in Portland. The problem: Carl Wikman's mother, Lea, was instrumental in seeing the Cedar Crossing bridge become a reality. Wikman lives ...

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  19. A restaurant parking lot is transformed into Alameda's latest retail hubRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... is a project of Joe and Stacey Squires of Squires Electric, a residential and commercial contracting company in Portland. Stacey Squires said the company has been in the development game for a while, mostly with residential development and some ...

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  20. 'Going Clear' review: Provocative, if one-sided, look at ScientologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    ... case involving a woman who claimed she had been defrauded by Scientology drew large numbers of Scientologists to Portland for a series of public protests.) "Going Clear" also outlines Hubbard's exceedingly strange explanation of the ground on which ...

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