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Ten Million Lights record release show announced

 Ten Million Lights are about to release a new record called ‘Sour Oranges’ and have an amazing lineup set for their release show.  Come check out tunes from the new record as well as Seattle band This Blinding Light and newcomers Lab13. 49 more words

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Portland Has a Brand New Houseless Community

Advocates Say the Village of Hope is a Sanctuary, But the City’s Planning a Crackdown

PORTLAND’S NEWEST unsanctioned houseless community popped up on Sunday morning, on city-owned land in a woodsy corner of deep Northeast Portland. 1,300 more words


A New Self-Managed Homeless Village Just Sprang Up in Northeast Portland

The “Village of Hope” Sits on City-Owned Land, and Is the First Such Community to Emerge Under Mayor Ted Wheeler

Portland’s newest houseless village popped up this morning on city-owned land in a far-flung, woodsy corner of Northeast Portland’s Wilkes Neighborhood. 839 more words

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R2DToo is No Longer in the Epicenter of Portland’s Homelessness Crisis

Seven Months After the Village Moved, A Lot Has Changed. And A Lot Hasn’t.

It’s mid-January and grain is falling at Right 2 Dream Too again. 1,169 more words


Stuck on rollercoaster for 30 mins

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As Winter Approaches, the Homeless Are Using Dangerous Methods to Keep Warm

It’s a Costly Side Effect of Portland’s Housing Crisis

THE HAND SANITIZER-FUELED Bunsen burner was a form of streetwise ingenuity to make MacGyver proud—but it may have cost a life. 1,089 more words


Press Release: Racism in Journalism Portland Mercury

November 1st, Portland Mercury recently published a factually weak article by Doug Brown, accusing Commissioner Loretta Smith of illegally “Raking in cash for a city council run.” They accuse Smith of improperly fundraising for her future political campaign. 881 more words

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