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  1. Frederick's of Hollywood closes all its storesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    After years of struggling to keep up with Victoria's Secret, Los Angeles-based lingerie brand Frederick's of Hollywood Group Inc. is switching to a web-only retail model . The Los Angeles Times reports that Frederick's has closed all of its 94 brick-and-mortar stores in favor of e-commerce.

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  2. Eight modern homes -- floating and penthouse ones -- are part of the Portland Modern Home...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Oregonian

    There's something about modern homes that make them seem unreal. Open spaces free of clutter.

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  3. Workplace discrimination: 5 Oregon stories from the front linesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Courier Mailer

    Beaverton Florists carries wedding cards for same-sex couples along with those for the traditional "Mr. and Mrs." The Oregonian/OregonLive dropped in on four Portland-area bakeries and florists this week to get business owners' thoughts on the national debate over religious freedom laws and same-sex weddings. The story resonated with readers, at one point becoming the "most actively discussed" on OregonLive with more than 500 comments by end of day Friday and nearly 2,000 Facebook shares.

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  4. Grant High School prom 2015 photos: Hollywood glamour at Tiffany CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    For the third year, The Oregonian/OregonLive is following prom season, photographing Portland area proms through May. Students, parents and staff can add their photos to our coverage and follow the fun via Instagram or Twitter by using #PDXprom. On Saturday, Beaverton High's prom will follow a "Peter Pan" theme at the World Trade Center.

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  5. Friday evening Portland-area commute: Stall on I-84 east near Lloyd Blvd.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Another stall on I-84 east. This one near Lloyd Boulevard. Traffic still jammed way back on I-5 in both directions.

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  6. Craft Beer Convention Friday craft beer events: Barley Brown's fans rejoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The weather should be considerably nicer today at Belmont Station than it was Tuesday, when the first CBC attendees learned to drink like true Oregoians -- i.e. outside in the wind, rain and hail... It wouldn't do to let all those Craft Brewers Conference attendees go back home without experiencing a tap takeover by one of Oregon's favorite and winningest brewerys, Barley Brown's from beautiful Baker City Founder/owner/brewer Tyler Brown has brought some special stuff that's never made it out of the brewpub until now.

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  7. Great Cloth Diaper Change comes to PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Whether you're an old hand with cloth diapers or curious about them, you're welcome at the Great Cloth Diaper Change on Saturday. Cloth diapers have never really gone away in Portland, but the organizers of the Great Cloth Diaper Change on Saturday hope to bring them back big-time.

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  8. Is state liable for broken Silver Falls railing? Or parents of boy, 10, who fell down cliff?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The family of a 10-year-old boy who broke his neck after he leaned against a railing at Silver Falls State Park and the railing gave way, causing him to tumble 60 feet down a cliff, has filed a lawsuit seeking up to $875,000 in damages. Wilson Pelot of Southeast Portland is back hiking with his family, but can't shake persistent thoughts of dying and is at risk for future medical complications because of the injuries he suffered on Jan. 19, 2014, according to an amended version of his lawsuit filed last month in Marion County Circuit Court.

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  9. Craft Beer Conference ends today, but the craft beer events keep comingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Double Mountain Brewing debuted its reworked '54 Chevy panel truck at last fall's Hood River Hops Festival. Owner/Brewer Matt Swihart is driving the rig to Portland and the onboard taps will be flowing at 5 p.m. Friday, Apr. 17 at Saraveza, 1004 N. Killingsworth St. Featured beers include Biere de Mars, Chaos Reigns stout, Devils Kriek, the new Gypsy Stumper IPA and old favorites such as Molten Lava Imperial IPA, Hop Lava, IRA, Kolsch and Vaporizer.

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  10. Parents molest baby sitters, 10-year-old forgives errant shooter: Multnomah Courts roundupRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Amber Elizabeth Whitford, 27, looks over at her defense attorney, Kasia Rutledge, after being sentenced to two years in prison for sexually abusing her children's 15-year-old baby sitter. The case was one of the stories that made headlines out of Multnomah County Circuit Court in the past week.

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  11. Want a kitten? Come to CATRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Sue and Cliff are travelling alongside about 25 other kittens who will be available for adoption from the Cat Adoption Team beginning Friday, April 17. The calendar may say it's only April, but with this weekend's warm temperatures and another sign of summer - the arrival of kittens - you might assume it was June. The Cat Adoption Team announced it is welcoming the year's first batch of adoptable kittens today with a group of about 25 tiny felines.

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  12. All hail Cthulhu! Portland will celebrate the monstrous deity at CthulhuCon 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    " Ph'nglui mglw'nafh Cthulhu R'lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn. " --H.P. Lovecraft, "The Call of Cthulhu" What has the head of an octopus, the body of a man, the wings of a dragon and waits sleeping deep beneath the Pacific Ocean, waiting to take over the world with its league of ancient alien monsters? If you're unfamiliar with the dark deity dreamed up in the 1920s by writer H.P. Lovecraft, you have a chance to learn much - perhaps too much - about it at Portland's own CthulhuCon , returning later this month.

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  13. Virtual School Hosts Free Parent Meetings in Portland, Hillsboro April 21 & 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    Enrollment for Oregon Connections Academy's 2015-16 school year is underway, and several free information sessions and parent-to parent meetings are being held across the state to fulfill the growing number of requests for information from families about the online school. Parents and students interested in exploring tuition-free online public school for their children can attend and information session or parent-to-parent meeting next week in Portland hosted by Oregon Connections Academy.

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  14. Atheists go to Church on Sun. 4-26-15Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | OregonLive.com

    On Sunday 4-26-15, there will be a community dinner and discussion between atheists and Christians, and anyone else that wants to wander in and participate. Event info can be found at this link: http://tinyurl.com/atheist-dinner .

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  15. Past Tense Oregon: Students compete in 'History Day' event on Saturday in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    Students from Oregon pose with the state flag before taking part in the National History Day competition in Washington, D.C., in 2014. On Saturday, this year's state-level event will be held at the Oregon Historical Society to help determine who gets to go to nationals this time.

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  16. Portland area bakers, florists on front lines of 'religious freedom' and gay weddings debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    At mid-morning Tuesday, Linda Doman parks in front of a Southeast Portland bakery, goes directly to the counter and picks up a pre-ordered birthday cake. Marty Robeson rings up the sale with a smile and the words "Praise Jesus" while her son and other workers prepare pastries in the kitchen of His Bakery .

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  17. Multnomah Makes History with Acceptance Into Naia, Cascade ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Multnomah University is excited to announce that it has been accepted into the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics and the Cascade Collegiate Conference . This is a historic achievement for MU because the NAIA is the largest sports association that the institution has been involved with since the University's establishment in 1936.

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  18. After 18-year wait, women tell jury they were sexually abused by Happy Valley pastorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Five women who grew up in the communal North Clackamas Bible Community testified in the criminal trial of Pastor Mike Sperou, telling a Multnomah County jury that he regularly took advantage of them during the 1980s and 1990s , when they were as young as 4. One woman, 33-year-old Jessica Watson, now a Southeast Portland photographer, said she fell asleep on Sperou's bed after they watched a movie together on his big-screen television. In an unusual turn of events, Watson is not the alleged victim in Sperou's criminal case.

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  19. Registered sex offender accused of paying boys to photograph them nakedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    A 60-year-old man was arraigned in Multnomah County Circuit Court Thursday, April 16, 2015, on allegations of sodomy, unlawful sexual penetration and using a child in the display of sexually-explicit conduct. A 60-year-old registered sex offender is accused of paying two brothers and two other boys to strip naked so he could photograph them and sexually abuse them.

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  20. Thursday evening Portland-area commute: Crash on Naito Pkwy ramp to Ross Island BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Oregonian

    Garth Brooks has one last show tonight at 7:30 p.m. and the Winterhawks have a playoff game at 7 p.m. at the Memorial Coliseum.

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