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Portland, Oregon: Corporate Reformers Launch Vicious Attack on School Board Member

Portland, Oregon, is in big trouble. Despite massive spending by the fake reform Stand on Children–err, Stand for Children–the corporate reformers lost in the school board election. 124 more words

Man 'dangling' from power lines likely electrocuted

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A man was likely electrocuted after climbing a utility pole at a Southeast Portland intersection on Wednesday evening, police said.

People who called 911 said the man was throwing items from his pockets and pulling at wires and other items attached to the pole on SE 122nd Avenue and Stark Street. 157 more words


Eastside Distilling Launches Oregon Craft Spirits Retail Concept

Eastside Distilling Co. today  launched a new retail branding for its portfolio: Oregon Craft Spirits. The initial Oregon Craft Spirits branded location is at Bridgeport Village Mall, an open-air mall located in Tigard, Oregon. 206 more words

What's so great about Portland, OR?

What’s so great about Portland?! Well, a LOT! I was so excited to write about Thailand that I put off a lot of writing about Portland, Oregon, but I am so happy to re-visit writing about and sharing our experience in Portland! 866 more words

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Rekindling some of the Portland startup community magic: 1776 Challenge Cup Portland

There was a time in the Portland startup community, not so long ago, when we had any number of interesting events that brought the whole community together. 337 more words


8 of the best, affordable weekend getaways in America

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

If you’re smart when planning, putting together a budget-friendly weekend ‚Ȇ nixing all the things that make vacations most enjoyable. Here, 8 destinations where you’ll find iconic attractions, gratis museum admission, highly-celebrated cheap eats, and chic but cost-effective accommodations. 1,380 more words

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