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  1. Portland and Vancouver Parks Offer Free Summer Playgrounds, Concerts and MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Skanner

    This summer Portland Parks and Recreation is offering even more fun activities for children adults and, families at parks and community centers across the city.

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  2. Portland Youth Lead Effort to Heal Community and Build PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | The Skanner

    After shootings left two men dead and several people injured, including a five-year-old boy, youth from the YES program organized a silent protest in McCoy Park Friday.

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  3. PCRI Honors Five Pioneers for Contributions to Black CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Skanner

    PHOTO: Pictured outside the offices of the Urban League of Portland are : Dion Jordan, son of Charles Jordan; Natasha Butler,daughter of Harold Brown; Gregory Brown, deputy director of PCRI; Pauline Bradford, John Marshall and Steve Marshall, sons of Dr. John Marshall; and Maxine Fitzpatrick, executive director of PCRI.

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  4. Portland News and Events for July 11 Through August 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | The Skanner

    PHOTO: A boxing camp in honor of Portland boxing coach and five -time Golden Glove champion Chuck Lincoln aims to connect youth to year-round support.

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  5. Portland Ban the Box Campaign Could Remove Barriers to Housing and JobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 9 | The Skanner

    PHOTO: The national "Ban the Box" campaign was started in 2003 by All of Us or None, a grassroots civil rights organizing initiative of formerly-incarcerated people and their families.

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  6. Weekend Shootings Leave Man Dead, Four People InjuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | The Skanner

    A shooting outside a strip club in Southeast Portland, Saturday, killed a 26-year-old man and injured four others.

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  7. PHOTOS: The Skanner News Takes Three Honors at NNPA Merit AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | The Skanner

    The Skanner News on Thursday night took three national awards as part of the national newspaper publishers Association convention, in Portland.

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    Thursday Jun 26 | The Skanner

    Former Miss Black Oregon Chelsea Deloney read books with Albina Head Start kids in 2009.

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  9. Portland News and Events for June 21 through July 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | The Skanner

    PHOTO: Teens taking part in Portland Parks & Recreation's Portland World Cup Soccer tournament enjoyed career days at a variety of prominent organizations last, including Portland Fire & Rescue.

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  10. New Portland Juneteenth Focus Links Africa, Afro-AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2014 | The Skanner

    Organizers of Portland's 2014 Juneteenth event, coming up June 21 at Legacy Emanuel Field, say it's going to be different from past years - and the best ever.

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  11. Portland-Area News Briefs for June 12-20, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | The Skanner

    Join revelers and history lovers on the North Portland lawn to celebrate Juneteenth with words and music under the skies, followed by an Ice Cream Social, Thursday, June 19 starting at 6 p.m. at the North Portland Library, 512 N Killingsworth St. On June 19, 1865, two years after the Emancipation Proclamation, Union soldiers brought Texans the news ... (more)

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  12. Rose Festival Grand Floral Parade to Raise Funds for Cancer ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Skanner

    This year, Oregon's biggest event weekend is dedicated to helping end cancer. During the Spirit Mountain Grand Floral Parade U.S. Bank volunteers in blue shirts will walk along the 4.2 mile route collecting donations for the billion dollar Knight Cancer Challenge.

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  13. Portland-Area News Briefs for June, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | The Skanner

    The North Northeast Business Association holds a small business training and networking event, June 5, 5:30 to 7 p.m., 311 North Ivy St., in Portland.

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  14. City of Portland Sued Over Stolen Car MixupRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | The Skanner

    After Erica Battles' car was stolen last year, she filed a police report that same night but heard nothing back from the authorities.

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  15. Pdx Events: Starlight Parade; Rev. Haynes; Charles Jordan Celebration:Read the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2014 | The Skanner

    CELEBRATE 1984 AT PIONEER COURTHOUSE SQUARETIME CAPSULE REVEAL. Kicking-off the celebrations at 10:30 a.m., Kerry Tymchuk of the Oregon Historical Society.

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  16. Oregon Community Foundation Awards 560K in Arts GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Skanner

    Oregon Community Foundation has awarded $560,000 to support Arts Education. Here's the press release listing the winning organizations: For more than two decades, schools have gone through budget cuts that have drastically reduced or eliminated arts education for many Oregon students.

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  17. UpDated: Water Advisory Lifted for PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | The Skanner

    Portland Water Bureau retracted its boil alert and says tap water is good for all purposes.

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  18. Urgent: Portlanders Advised to Boil All Water Before UseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2014 | The Skanner

    The Portland Water Bureau says everyone should boil water before using it, for drinking, food preparation, tooth brushing or making ice.

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  19. News and Events in Portland and SW Washington for May-June 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2014 | The Skanner

    PHOTO: Paul Rummell, Ben West and their son Jay Rummell-West celebrate victory for same-sex marriage on the steps of the Melody Ballroom.

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  20. Ruling Expected Monday on Oregon Gay-Marriage BanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2014 | The Skanner

    Supporters of same-sex marriage hold photos of themselves and their family members or partners on the steps of the Wayne L Morse U.S. Courthouse Wednesday, May 14, 2014, in Eugene, Ore.

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