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Wednesday Jul 9 | Bike Portland

City mulls wider bike lanes on N. Willamette Blvd

Could this finally be our chance to get a bit of an improvement to the biking environment on a key north Portland corridor? It might be, if the Portland Bureau of Transportation moves forward on a plan to widen the bike lanes on N. Willamette Blvd. The move comes as city road crews embark on a major re-paving project that will rebuild 2.36 lane ... (more)


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Wednesday Jul 9 | Pacific Daily News

Epperson, Mandell will hold free running clinic

Community First Guam Federal Credit Union and Guam Running Club announce an inaugural Summer Running Clinic from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, at the Outrigger Guam Resort banquet room.


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Tue Jul 08, 2014


AACN Certification Corporation Announces Board of Directors for Fiscal Year 2015

Mary Frances Pate , RN, PhD, CNS, leads the board as chair during her sixth year of service on the AACN Certification Corporation national board.


Related Topix: Medicine, Nursing, University of Alabama, Oregon Health & Science University

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Buckle up, Alexa Efraimson and Elise Cranny battle today in the women's 1,500 at the USA Juniors; Oregon track field rundown

Alexa Efraimson of Camas High School and Elise Cranny of Niwot, Colo., are the No.


Related Topix: Portland, OR, Gilbert (Portland, OR), University of Washington

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

Local opera about PTSD draws national attention

A locally written opera about healing from post-traumatic stress disorder after the Iraq War is headed for a September big-city premiere with big names in the main roles.


Related Topix: Phoenix, OR, Theater, Arts, Portland, OR, Eugene, OR

Sat Jun 28, 2014


Former pillar of local theater dies in N.Y.C.

"He was absolutely successful as part of the development of SCT," said Al Muller, Rodgers' cousin and fellow community theater pioneer.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Manhattan, NY, New York, NY

Fri Jun 20, 2014

UConn Advance

Preserving Cultural Identity Through Food

Gregory Anderson, Board of Trustees distinguished professor emeritus of ecology and evolutionary biology, left, and David Taylor '94 , assistant professor of biology, at the University of Portland on June 3, 2014.


Related Topix: Ecology, Plant Biology, Biology, Hartford, CT

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Opinion roundup: Iraq; folly of going into business with your dad

Dexter Filkins writes for The New Yorker about the Iraq-Syria connection and the possibility of a regional war .


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Oregon

The Oregonian

Timbers Army helps create soccer field in New Columbia; Sunday Parkways coming: North and NE Portland news

Welcome back to the weekdays, North and Northeast Portlanders. Here's the local news roundup to catch you up on any neighborhood you missed the past few days.


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Sat Jun 14, 2014

A key time for that university on the bluff: Editorial

So much of the news in higher education today is dire, especially from smaller private colleges and universities that correctly calculate their $40,000 or $50,000-plus annual charges might not show lasting value in the face of jobless or underemployed graduates.


Related Topix: Oregon State University, Yale University, Oregon, University of Notre Dame, Opinion

Your photos, tweets from Aloha High School's graduation

JUNE 12, 2014 -- More than 400 students graduated from Aloha High School at a commencement ceremony held at the University of Portland's Chiles Center on Thursday night.


Fri Jun 13, 2014

Drew's Interim President Leaves Lasting Impact on Madison Community

The following was submitted: Commitment and leadership are only some of the admirable qualities Dr. Vivian A. Bull possesses.


Related Topix: Drew University, Madison, NJ, New York University, Albion College, Linfield College