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The Bite of Oregon: Celebrating Brand Oregon Food and Beverage

The Bite of Oregon: Celebrating Brand Oregon Food and Beverage

The Bite of Oregon: Celebrating Brand Oregon Food and Beverage: “FRI, AUG 11Los LobosDave Alvin & The Guilty MenThe Minus 5presented by: 97.1 Charlie FM SAT, AUG 12Anna NalickAugustanaJoshua Radinpresented by: 105.1 The BUZZ SUN, AUG 13Snow PatrolThe Subwayspresented by: 94/7 fmalternative portland See Main Stage Schedule Adults—$7.00 at the gateChildren—12 and under FREENo additional […]

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www.myspace.com/forgetthatcrap

www.myspace.com/forgetthatcrap: “FORGET THE CRAP..LETS ROCK N ROLL…………………………………… Forget The Crapwas recorded in Palmdale, California in my living room on Cheetah Way on a ROLAND 1880 Digital Recorder and 1 AKGMicrophone. It was never intended to be released in its current format, but after a few trials runs, (1500 downloads and great reviews in the first […]

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spanning_time: Capture the Flag Recap

spanning_time: Capture the Flag Recap:Capture the Flag Recap “There was a Diplo performance, a performance down in Portland, and a house party for one of Seattle's kickball leagues that had just finished their playoffs, but Saturday night found spanning_time instead rushing to the silver sculpture at Seattle Central for the renegade game of Capture the […]

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Portland's New Crop: Houses — Sightline Institute (formerly Northwest Environment Watch)

Portland's New Crop: Houses — Sightline Institute (formerly Northwest Environment Watch)

Portland's New Crop: Houses — Sightline Institute (formerly Northwest Environment Watch): “Portland's New Crop: HousesPosted by Clark Williams-Derry on 08/10/2006 at 04:50 PM A while back we made some maps of development patterns in greater Portland, Oregon between 1990 and 2000. And we found — perhaps not too surprisingly — that Oregon's growth management laws […]

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Portland Beer Blog: Drive South

Portland Beer Blog: Drive South: “During the Month of August, Guest on Tap will be publishing a series of beer stories from around the Pacific Northwest. In addition, look to Portland Tribune's Friday Weekend Life section for our new features page "Getaways" for other great travel stories. Remember too, that Guest on Tap, Weekend Life's […]

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re:PDX – Portland Oregon Real Estate » Portland Foreclosure Rate Up Nearly Double

re:PDX – Portland Oregon Real Estate » Portland Foreclosure Rate Up Nearly Double: “Is it time to dust off those Carleton Sheets books? In a study of the top 100 metropolitan areas, Portland ranked 25th in foreclosure rates in the second quarter of 2006, but saw an increase of 188% over Q1. The Q2 stats […]

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The Portland Mercury | Blogtown, PDX | Best Show/Worst Show–Live at Rose Garden with Mars Volta and the Silly Peppers

The Portland Mercury | Blogtown, PDX | Best Show/Worst Show–Live at Rose Garden with Mars Volta and the Silly Peppers: “MusicBest Show/Worst Show—Live at Rose Garden with Mars Volta and the Silly PeppersPosted by Adam Gnade at 09:51 AM So, on Friday the best show in town and the worst show in town are happening […]

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OHSU to share more information with the public – The Portland Business Journal:

OHSU to share more information with the public – The Portland Business Journal::“Oregon Health & Science University is moving forward with a plan to share aggregate outcomes and patient experience data with the public. Transparency in health care is a policy goal articulated in 2001 by the Institute of Medicine, a branch of the National […]

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The Portland Mercury | Blogtown, PDX | Terrorists Love Gatorade (and iPods)!

The Portland Mercury | Blogtown, PDX | Terrorists Love Gatorade (and iPods)!:“NewsTerrorists Love Gatorade (and iPods)!Posted by Wm. Steven Humphrey at 11:26 AM This just in from CNN…The terrorists who were planning on exploding ten planes over the Atlantic with liquid explosives were going to do so with an energy drink and an iPod… uhh, […]

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OPB brings digital TV to Central Oregon – The Portland Business Journal:

OPB brings digital TV to Central Oregon – The Portland Business Journal:: “Oregon Public Broadcasting began transmitting high-definition television programs to viewers in Central Oregon this week with the completion of a new tower for KOAB-DT/Channel 11 in Bend. The new tower atop Awbrey Butte brings digital television to a rapidly growing Oregon community and […]

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The Portland Mercury | Blogtown, PDX | Parking Meters on Hawthorne?

The Portland Mercury | Blogtown, PDX | Parking Meters on Hawthorne?: “PortlandParking Meters on Hawthorne?Posted by Amy Jenniges at 01:46 PM So the city's been tossing around an idea to install parking meters on Hawthorne… well, Commissioner Sam Adams has been tossing around that idea. Over on his blog, Adams dissects the idea of free […]

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Secret Show: TONIGHT

Secret Show: TONIGHT: “If you like top-notch indiepop go to Tiga Bar on the corner of NE 15th and Prescott. No hints this time. (That's actually the hint.) It's free. Get there at 8:30. Do the same thing (for the same band) tomorrow night at Food Hole. “ Mercury- coming through again

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Portland Zine Symposium is this weekend

damnportlanders: Portland Zine Symposium is this weekend: “Portland Zine Symposium is this weekendSchedule of events: Tabling FREE3 – 7pm on Aug 1110am – 5pm on Aug 12 & 13http://www.pdxzines.com/tablingLocation:Smith Memorial Student Union Ballroom, 3rd FloorPortland State University, 1825 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97207 Workshops FREE11am – 4pm on Aug 12 & 13 in Cramer Hall […]

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Yoga in Woodstock!

Yoga in Woodstock!: “Zakira Martial Arts is now offering Beginning Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga Classes! During the week: Tuesdays @ 9am and 10:15am—-Stay at home mom's will love the strength and stamina! On the Weekend: Saturdays @ 9am and 10:15am—-Start the weekend with breath and balance! FIRST CLASS IS FREE!!$10/class Drop-In$70/package of 10 classes “ Nice […]

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Photo Contest!

Photo Contest!: “ You are Invited to Participate in the First Ever Gifford Pinchot Task Force Photo Contest The Task Force is looking for great photos of the Gifford Pinchot National Forest (Giff). Amateurs and professionals alike are welcome to submit up to ten of your favorite Giff photos. Photos need to be 250 DPI […]

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Annual Providence Bridge Pedal

Portlandiaphile: “How many times have YOU woken up early on a Sunday morning and thought to yourself … How cool would it be to hang out for several hours with a couple sweaty old guys wearing Spandex? WELL HERE'S YOUR CHANCE. This Sunday, August 13, is the 11th Annual Providence Bridge Pedal.” Nice stuff at […]

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