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Subway fires 80-hour-a-week worker from 1 job after Oregonian story | OregonLive.com


Although Fons worked up to 80 hours every week, he believed he did not accrue overtime because the stores were separate entities. State labor regulators say that is correct if the companies are truly distinct. 145 more words

Economic Justice

Multnomah County reduces 'granny flat' taxes for 124 properties by $100,000 | OregonLive.com


county began readjusting the valuation of properties after the addition of the dwelling units. In some cases, new values brought the taxable value much closer to real market value and erasing years of discounts. 63 more words

Economic Justice

Troubleshooter: Can I invite homeless people to camp in my backyard? | OregonLive.com


What happens after a complaint is filed? The city confirms the situation then gives the homeowner or renter 30 days to kick out the campers or take down the structures.

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Media Justice

LinkedIn joins data center rush into Hillsboro | OregonLive.com


Taxes would be, by far, data centers’ largest operating cost, but Oregon and many other states exempt them from local property taxes – even though data centers are not major employers.

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Economic Justice

Orycon 37, Oregon's best SF weekend

Well, as many of you know, last weekend was Orycon 37. I had a great time and met some wonderful people. To everybody who attended one of my panels, thank you. 31 more words

Clayton J. Callahan

Early Morn Walk in the Woods

It had been a long week of my husband working late almost every night.  I was feeling the need to leave the house.  Creativity in the form of photography presently calls to me almost every day and if I have to suppress it for too long, I start to feel like I am dying inside.   187 more words


OneDer Gallery & AIR Opening This Weekend

Hey all, check out opening night for a new gallery in the Pioneer Place Mall art complex, this Saturday, November 21st, from 5-9pm.  OneDer Gallery… 288 more words