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  1. Multnomah County auditor says Oregon's property tax system unfair. Is it?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    This map from the Multnomah County Auditor's office shows which areas would see property taxes fall and which areas would see property taxes rise if Measure 50 was repealed and tax bills were instead based upon homes' real market values. The first tab in the Multnomah County Auditor's property tax comparison tool exposes the inequities of Oregon's property tax system.

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  2. Residents of SE Portland apartment complex heard gunshot, find man dead by the sidewalkRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    When Katie Jensen heard bottles crashing to the ground, she looked out her first-floor Southeast Portland apartment Tuesday night. She said she wasn't prepared for what she saw next.

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  3. Portland's best beer bar: Our readers pick their favoriteRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Thanks to everyone who took the poll and weighed in with comments. With 26 percent of the vote, our readers picked Roscoe's, Montavilla's craft-beer destination cloaked in dive-bar decor, as their favorite Portland beer bar, with Belmont Station and Apex followed close behind.

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  4. Happening this weekend: Pet-related events you can attendRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Puppy romp: Puppies will learn how to play and socialize with other dogs in an appropriate way, and OHS trainers will be on hand to answer any questions about raising puppies at this class, 5-5:45 p.m. today in Manners Halls at the Animal Medical and Learning Center at Oregon Humane Society, 1067 N.E. Columbia Blvd. in Portland. Puppies must be five months or younger, current on vaccinations and show no signs of illness.

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  5. Xavier Bolden, extradited from Nevada, will be arraigned on murder indictment in shooting outside NE Portland nightclubRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Officers blocked off the area around the Fontaine Bleau nightclub in Northeast Portland early Nov. 9, 2013, as they investigated a fatal shooting outside the club. Ten months later, investigators obtained an indictment accusing Xavier Dorrell Bolden, 23, accusing him of aggravated murder and other charges..

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  6. Timberland Town Center adds Urban Waxx salon, StarCycle fitness studio to list of tenantsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Located off of Northwest Barnes Road between Northwest 118thAvenue and Northwest Lost Springs Terrace, the Timberland Town Center is set to open in January. The 90,000-square-foot center is a Gramor Development project.

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  7. Portland's gang task force changes name to Community Peace Collaborative: North and NE Portland newsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Mayor Charlie Hales' staff member Antoinette Edwards spoke in New Columbia a week after a man was shot and killed there. Neighbors need to break their code of silence, she said, and claim the community back from violence.

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  8. Fatal shooting; waffle sandwiches; possible PSU police force: SE and SW Portland newsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Portland police have called out homicide detectives to investigate a fatal shooting on Southeast 52nd Avenue between Woodstock Boulevard and Duke Street, Maxine Bernstein reports. Michael Russell reports Gigi's Cafe, a new breakfast and lunch spot and soda fountain , is moving into the former Korkage Wine Bar space in Hillsdale.

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  9. Geek to sleek: Something for everyone at Design Week PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Clear your calendar from Oct. 4 to 11 because you will be too busy with Design Week Portland to do anything except applaud celebrity architects like Michael Graves , shake hands with out-of-the-box product designers and madcap graphic artists, poke at Apple prototypes and party, party, party with people - from design students to multidisciplinary guru Aaron Rayburn - who understand form, function and fun. "Design Week Portland breaks down barriers and gets designers collaborating across disciplines," says festival co-director Tsilli Pines .

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  10. Old Town will close three blocks this weekend for an experimental plaza: What you need to...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Old Town businesses will close down three blocks of N.W. 3rd Ave. this weekend for a pop-up pedestrian plaza, in hopes to demonstrate what a re-design could look like in the near future. If you haven't been following the ongoing drama of Old Town's identity crisis, here's the gist: Portland started shutting down a three-block stretch of N.W. 3rd Ave. every weekend last year, but business owners weren't happy with the construction zone vibe, so they decided to take matters into their own hands.

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  11. Police investigating fatal shooting in Southeast PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    One man killed in Southeast Portland shooting late Tuesday, police said. Homicide detectives have been called to the scene.

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  12. Grant Park residents want a dog park to ease neighborhood tensionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    A year ago, City Commissioner Amanda Fritz came to Northeast Portland with good news: Increased development had given the city more money to spend on parks. She asked neighborhoods to develop a list of priorities.

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  13. Amanda Fritz and Portland Parks Board look for ways to spread the wealth: Should the haves help the have nots?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    Grant Park residents wanted a dog park. What they got instead was a year-long squabble with Amanda Fritz, the city commissioner who oversees Portland parks.

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  14. Music, Poetry and Art in North PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    Come to the Portland Round in North Portland on October 14, 2014 for a monthly arts experience featuring three singer songwriters, slam poetry and live visual art for a relaxed evening of collaborative performance' sponsored by Portland Abbey Arts. At this event, three songwriters will share the stage with additional musicians occasionally joining in.

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  15. Oprah booklist author Patty Chang Anker to speak in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    Patty Chang Anker, noted author of SOME NERVE: Lessons Learned While Becoming Brave, an Oprah booklist selection, will inspire attendees with her Keynote address at the 11th annual World Aquatic Health Conference. Her keynote "Diving In: Discovering joy in life's deep end," is slated for Thursday morning, October 9. She will sign copies of her book after her presentation.

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  16. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx visits Portland on Wednesday to tour Tilikum Crossing, meet with politiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    Aug. 25, 2014--TriMet towed a MAX train along a section of the new Portland-Milwaukie Light Rail Transit Project, including the Tilikum Crossing bridge, Monday morning. TriMet engineers and safety crews pulled the train at walking speed along the northern portion of the line for a clearance test, part of the line's safety certification.

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  17. Davis Wright Tremaine LLP Names Bill Miner Partner-in-Charge of the Firm's Portland OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | OregonLive.com

    SEPT. 30, 2014 -Davis Wright Tremaine LLP announced today that Bill Miner is the new partner-in-charge of the Portland office. Miner replaces Carol Bernick, who is the new CEO of the Oregon State Bar's Professional Liability Fund following a very successful five-year stint leading the Portland office.

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  18. 'Portlandia' star Carrie Brownstein names Portland's worst food trend; Dan Patrick's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Oregonian

    Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein, co-creators and co-stars of "Portlandia," share some thoughts about Portland dining as they promote the new "Portlandia Cookbook." Today's TV Talk include "Portlandia" co-creators and co-stars Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein discussing favorite Portland restaurants; Dan Patrick's new "Sports Jeopardy!" show on Crackle; and "How to Get Away with Murder" setting a new record.

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  19. River Pig Saloon is a generous addition to NW Portland: Cheap EatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Oregonian

    Do you think the Pearl District has drifted too far from its gritty working-class roots? River Pig Saloon, a sports bar that opened in one of the more industrial-looking corners of the neighborhood in March , could be the answer. Named for the log drivers who once prodded old-growth timber down the Willamette, the joint affects a Springsteen-ballad vibe while serving fine bourbon and heaping plates of pub grub.

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  20. Taking the Plunge documentary showing to help people who are afraid of waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | OregonLive.com

    The public is invited to a private showing of the compelling new documentary, Taking the Plunge. This important film exposes the truth about the legacy of drowning in this country, driven by a deep fear of water, and the impact on society.

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