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  1. An early glimpse at the James Beard Public MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Business Journal

    Ron Paul, executive director of the James Beard Public Market. SnA hetta, the Norwegian architecture firm hired to design a public market in the parking lot at the Morrison Bridge, will visit Portland in December for a design forum and public open house.

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  2. Portland's Gigapan sells its hardware business, seeks buyers for digital assetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    Photographer Cathy Cheney used a Gigapan device to capture the moving of the Sellwood Bridge. The company's hardware side was sold this week.

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  3. Orchard Supply snags first-ever San Francisco store in urban pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    Orchard Supply will occupy the old Petco building in North Beach, plus a good chunk of the Cost Plus World Market building next door. Orchard Supply Hardware is going into San Francisco for the first time, marking the San Jose-based retailer's boldest move yet as it doubles down on an urban strategy under its new corporate parent, Lowe's Companies Inc. The 83-year-old retailer, which Lowe's bought out of bankruptcy in September 2013 , has signed a lease for 33,500 square feet in the city's North Beach district, executives told the Business Journal in an exclusive interview.

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  4. In hot Portland apartment market, financial firm makes $6M gambitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    Through a $4.5 million loan arranged by Cohen Financial, a real estate capital services firm headquartered in Chicago, Madden picked up the 39-unit Hoyt Apartments at 610 N.W. 17th Ave. Cohen also arranged a nearly $1.3 million construction loan for the 11-unit Spokane Apartments at 610 S.E. Spokane St. For the Hoyt Apartments, Norrie arranged a nonrecourse, fixed-rate, 20-year term loan with a 25-year amortization rate and a loan-to-value of 70 percent. The lender is a Correspondent Life Insurance Company.

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  5. After bankruptcy filing and sale, HemCon inks deal to move to downtown PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Business Journal

    Michael Wax, president and CEO of HemCon Medical Technologies, is ready to bring the company's 26 workers to downtown Portland. Medical products company HemCon, which rose to prominence on its shrimp-based bandages that help slow hemorrhaging, announced in September that it would be moving to Portland from Tigard, where it's been located since 2003.

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  6. Seattle developer, in stepping up Portland activity, breaks ground in NoPoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Business Journal

    Crews broke ground this on Security Properties' four-building mixed-use development at North Williams Avenue and North Mason Street. North Portland's latest mixed-use project got underway this week when ground broke for Security Properties' four-building project at North Williams Avenue and North Mason Street.

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  7. With $6M purchase, Joe Weston may not have retired just yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Business Journal

    At a gathering of real estate professionals a couple years ago, prominent Portland real estate magnate Joe Weston mentioned that he planned to retire in September 2014. Weston Investments LLC, of which Weston is sole proprietor, recently bought a former Target store in northeast Portland for $6 million.

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  8. $100k gift will wire Portland's Boys & Girls Club membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Business Journal

    Boys & Girls Clubs of Portland Metro has collected a tidy sum that'll help participants learn about the digital realm. The Comcast Foundation has given the Portland group $100,000 to fund the My Future initiative.

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  9. Home of the Day: Stunning One Level Home in SW PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Journal

    Home of the Day is a new feature presented by the Portland Business Journal and Windermere Stellar. This is your invitation to view some of Portland's most-luxurious properties.

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  10. Southeast Portland set to serve as ground zero for city's pizza revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Business Journal

    PDX Eater reports that Ned Ludd chefs Nick Ford and Brandon Gomez , who'd hosted the popular Pizza Rules Everything Around Me pop-up event, will open a full-time spot near the Ladd's Addition neighborhood. The eatery will operate at the old Tennessee Red's space, at 2131 S.E. 11th Ave. The news comes on the heels of word that Tommy Habetz of Bunk Sandwiches will open a pizzeria , complete with ice cream made by the Water Avenue Coffee crew, at Southeast Powell Boulevard and 20th Street.

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  11. Portland contractors get the call for $20M worth of Eastside parks projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Business Journal

    Portland's parks department has put out the call for skilled contractors who want to win bids for the city's new Eastside parks. The Portland Parks & Recreation Department is issuing a call for those looking to work on $20 million worth of parks projects.

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  12. Why Dwight Holton made the move from the courtroom to the nonprofit worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Business Journal

    Now he's trying to keep them out of the criminal justice system in the first place. In February, Holton took over as CEO of Lines for Life, a Portland-based suicide and substance prevention nonprofit.

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  13. Real Estate Roundup: Hot tubs and pasta make a splash in retailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Business Journal

    Here's a look at some of the latest retail leases in the Portland metro region submitted to Real Estate Roundup, the Business Journal's database of commercial real estate transactions. Oregon Hot Tub leased 3,500 square feet at Johnson Creek Crossing in Clackamas from Sterling Realty Organization.

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  14. Democrats nominate Tina Kotek for second term as Oregon House SpeakerRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 13 | Business Journal

    Oregon House Democrats have nominated Rep. Tina Kotek , D.-Portland, for a second term as House Speaker in 2015 and 2016. In other leadership positions, House Democrats elected Rep. Tobias Read, D.-Beaverton as Speaker Pro Tempore, Rep. Val Hoyle , C.-West Eugene and Junction City, as House Majority Leader, Rep. Jessica Verga Pederson , D.-East Portland , as House Majority Whip, and Rep. Jennifer Williamson as House Majority Deputy Whip.

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  15. About the weather: Schools delayed (or closed) and snow's comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Business Journal

    Neighbors sled down a hill in Portland's Eastmoreland last winter. Schools are delayed in Portland today with the National Weather Service calling for up to six inches of snow.

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  16. Portland's big news: It's still blowing and it could start snowingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Business Journal

    Portland could get an early look at winter Thursday as wind gives way to the possibility of freezing rain and snow. The biggest news story of the day in Portland continues to be one-two punch of an Arctic blast that's delivering near-freezing temps and strong wind gusts to the region.

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  17. Even more spec industrial space coming to Airport WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Business Journal

    In another sign that the Portland metro region's industrial market is improving, Holland Partner Group will add nearly 321,000 square feet of distribution space near Northeast Airport Way in 2015. The real estate investment company has partnered with global real estate manager Amstar on construction of the Cameron Distribution Center, 16913 N.E. Cameron Blvd. The project broke ground in August and is scheduled to be completed by this summer.

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  18. Socially-minded Happy Cup Coffee Co. adding a third locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Business Journal

    Grant Nusser works a two-hour shift stamping coffee bags five days a week at Happy Cup Coffee Co. The coffee business, an offshoot of the Full Life Foundation, will open a third location, at Northeast Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. and Northeast Killingsworth.

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  19. Mayor teases out details of $46M street fund todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Business Journal

    Portland Mayor Charlie Hales will outline a $46 million Portland Street Fund today. The full city council will vote on the new measure in December.

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  20. Home of the Day: Gracious Portland Heights TraditionalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Business Journal

    Home of the Day is a new feature presented by the Portland Business Journal and Windermere Stellar. This is your invitation to view some of Portland's most-luxurious properties.

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