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  1. Once More into the FrayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    His number's not listed, for starters, and his attorney won't call back when you ask for help reaching out.

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  2. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson loves music more than you. Hell, the hi-hat-battering luminary behind the Roots might very well love Portland more than you .

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  3. Odd City OutRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    We're the only major US city to still use the antiquated "commission" form of government - where commissioners get to make laws and control city bureaus.

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  4. Shootout with Cops Leads to Tense Manhunt in SW; One Officer InjuredRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Pordland Mercury

    The first reports, in the wee hours this morning, mentioned something about an armed man running through a neighborhood in Southwest Portland - around SW Capitol and Primrose - and police calling out their tactical unit.

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  5. Tonight in Music: Illmaculate, Mark McGuire, Cult Leader & MoreRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Pordland Mercury

    ILLMACULATE, NACHO PICASSO, CASSOW, LOAD B, COOL NUTZ, DJ FATBOY Illmaculate's last Portland show ended in relative disaster.

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  6. What Are You Doing this Weekend?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | The Pordland Mercury

    Alison Hallett: "Tonight I'm going to a puppet slam at Imago, hosted by Beady Little Eyes and Tears of Joy Theatre; I know how "puppet slam" sounds but these are usually really fun.

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  7. Steve Novick Will Look to a Monthly Fee to Solve PBOT's Funding WoesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | The Pordland Mercury

    If there were still any doubts about how city leaders want to inject new money into Portland's underfunded transportation system, they were just obliterated.

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  8. Film ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Best of the Northwest Filmmakers' Festival "Award winners, audience and critical favorites" from the NW Film Center's 40th Northwest Filmmakers' Festival.

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  9. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Six Organs of Admittance's Ben Chasny and the Skygreen Leopards' Donovana Quinn have unpacked their acoustic guitars to form New Bums, making eerie but warmly plucked tunes that march along to raggedy beats.

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  10. Birds on FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Vanessa Renwick , The Art Gym at Marylhurst University, 17600 Pacific Highway, Marylhurst, opens Sun April 13, runs Tues-Sun noon-4 pm, through May 17 , free IT'S SHAPING UP to be a good year for artist Vanessa Renwick: She won the coveted Bonnie Bronson Fellowship, an annual award for artists in the Pacific Northwest, and she has a dizzying number ... (more)

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  11. Drawing DistinctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | The Pordland Mercury

    Clearly, Portland's newest comics and illustration festival has some pretty lofty goals.

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  12. Video Vriday! Ghost to Falco, Big Haunt, Just Lions & MoreRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    Ghost to Falco are releasing an excellent new album next week - Soft Shield is a record full of mystery and craggy beauty, with shade and light all shuffled together like the wild, cloudy spring sky.

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  13. Is the Furor Over a Sellwood Market Now Turning Toward Kenny and Zuke's?Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Pordland Mercury

    The Portland-corner of the Internet has been up in arms this week, ever since a video emerged explaining that a soon-to-open market in Sellwood will be operated by a woman, Chauncy Childs, who loudly opposes gay marriage on Facebook and doesn't think the government should be able to dictate who she serves.

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  14. Music NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Pordland Mercury

    PORTLAND RADIO is blowing up - or, at least, the fuse has been lit. The well-publicized launch of XRAY.FM has garnered its share of attention, but a vital stalwart of Portland radio is fighting for its place back on the airwaves.

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  15. Tonight in Music: Lydia Loveless, Fanno Creek/Tomten, ZZ WardRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Pordland Mercury

    FANNO CREEK, TOMTEN, ANIMAL EYES The harmony-drenched folk-rock of local trio Fanno Creek turns explosive in the live setting, and tonight's your last chance to see for yourself for the next few months; they're taking time off to travel, so get while the getting's good.

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  16. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Pordland Mercury

    The harmony-drenched folk-rock of local trio Fanno Creek turns explosive in the live setting, and tonight's your last chance to see for yourself for the next few months; they're taking time off to travel, so get while the getting's good.

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  17. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Pordland Mercury

    In between Hollywood gigs, Aziz Ansari keeps his stand-up muscles from atrophying with tours like the new Modern Romance, in which he dissects love and friendship in the era of "friend" hiding and text breakups.

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  18. An Order from the CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 26 | The Pordland Mercury

    THE FEDERAL JUDGE who's overseeing Portland's police reform settlement with the US Department of Justice says he's ready to approve the deal as drafted - but only if he gets his way on an 11th hour procedural change meant to increase court oversight of the controversial agreement.

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  19. Time To PlayRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Pordland Mercury

    The Sun has finally arrived! I moved here from the Midwest last fall and can't wait to get out and play! Hot yoga, learning to rock climb, bike rides, walking my dog, wearing cRaZy outfits, being weird, eating at Por Que No?, Pine St. and yummy desserts at Salt and Straw.

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  20. My, What a Busy WeekRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 19 | The Pordland Mercury

    The multi-gendered members of Genders got shook up after hitting a deer on their last tour, but with nerves of steel, they're headed back out on the road.

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