Portland Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. How Robert Moses' car-centric vision shaped modern Portland, and then reshaped it in reverseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    His fee was $100,000, and this was in 1943, but Multnomah County leaders thought they had scored a great deal. They described Robert Moses, New York City's parks commissioner, as "one of the nation's outstanding city development experts" and the ideal man "to blueprint the Portland area's future."

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  2. Jack Hugh WaltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... 1947, in Olean; four daughters: Bonnie Seth of Olean, Jacqueline (Robert) Wiley of Olean, Linda (James) Corell of Portland and Sandra (Dave Henneburger) Robinson of Portville; two sons: David (Anne) Walters of Mayville and Bruce Walters of Hinsdale; ...

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  3. Moore, La Forte and Brim-Edwards best picks for Portland school board: Editorial endorsement 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    The Oregonian/OregonLive's endorsement picks for Portland School Board. From left, Rita Moore, Virginia La Forte, Julia Brim-Edwards It's a testament to how much Portlanders value public education that even in a time of utter disarray for Portland Public Schools, so many people are stepping up to run for a position on the volunteer school board.

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  4. NYC vs PDX home remodels: 'Houses here are often outwardly focused,' says architect James...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Oregonian

    You know the difference between east and west, but how does an architect see it? We asked James Dixon , who has opened an office in Portland's Pearl District while maintaining his venerable New York office, to compare residential design here and there. Dixon, whose family lives in Northwest Portland's Hillside neighborhood, jumped right into Design Week Portland events, which continue through April 29. He attended Monday's seminar on the proposed Green Loop , a 6-mile path for pedestrians and bicycles that connects the Pearl District, Portland State University and South Waterfront to Rose Quarter and the Lloyd District.

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  5. the Gun Show on Tour to Usa and EdinburghRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Following a sold out run last fall in Portland with CoHo Season 21 , this hit co-production of The Gun Show by E.M. Lewis starring Vin Shambry will travel to the renowned Edinburgh Fringe Festival for 3 weeks this summer. Other tour locations in the US will raise support for this incredible opportunity to share a play about one Oregonian's personal gun stories in a "country full of gun stories" and generate civic conversation with an international audience.

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  6. Loving Life on Vacation and at HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... preschool closed for the week, Penrose went to have her own vacation with my parents. I hopped on the Rockland - Portland Concord Trailways bus at the ferry terminal and switched to the Portland - New York bus at noon. I proceeded south in downright ...

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  7. Pomfret moving forward with county waterRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | Observer

    ... for a grant for improvement to the community's infrastructure. The operations group (towns of Dunkirk, Pomfret, Portland, Sheridan and the village of Brocton) has received a $270,000 grant, which will be used to establish procedures for operations ...

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  8. Fredonia School budget proposal now in placeRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | Observer

    ... dollars of assessed value for the town of Pomfret, 59 cents for the town of Arkwright, 53 cents for the town of Portland, 49 cents for the town of Sheridan and 43 cents for the town of Dunkirk. Those figures are not solidified until August, however, ...

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  9. 'Green Loop' takes center stage at Design Week PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Bike Portland

    Design Week Portland kicks off tonight. If you are an urban planner, transportation reformer, bicycle commuter, or just a lover of Portland, you should check out what they've got planned.

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  10. Can LSD Make You Better At Your Job? The Guy In The Cubicle Next To You Might Be Trying ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... about it. Food activist Michael Pollan is also on board, having penned a microdosing piece for The New Yorker . But Portland has gone in deep. More than 2,000 people in the metro area have joined meet-up groups devoted to psychedelic substances, ...

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  11. The Story Behind Bongwater: Portland's Lost Stoner Comedy Starring Jack Black and Brittany MurphyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2017 | Willamette Week

    Adapted from Portland author Michael Hornburg' s widely panned grunge novel of the same name, the film follows a peevish painter-slash-pot dealer and his manic pixie ex-girlfriend through a series of loosely connected events. The film flopped in 1997, and would probably be totally forgotten were it not for its cast's later accomplishments.

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  12. Evelyn Jane (Franklin) WagnerRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2017 | Observer

    Evelyn Jane Wagner, age 84, of Westfield, died Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Absolut Care of Westfield following an extended ill-ness. Jane was born on April 10, 1933 in the town of Portland, NY, the daughter of the late Richard and Mabel Franklin.

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  13. Crews respond to garage fire early MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Observer

    Arriving on the scene around 3 a.m., Brocton Fire Chief Phil Gerace said the garage was beyond repair, but his crew, along with Portland and Stockton fire departments, did a good job containing it so there was minimal damage to the nearby home. "It was a total loss, but the fire only got the house a little.

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  14. Erma ColtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... and also worked with her husband, Jim on their grape farm in Brocton. Erma worked for Al & Luther Dean farms of Portland, N.Y., and also worked at one time for Buffalo Arms during World War II. She belonged to the Brocton Senior Citizens, the former ...

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  15. Port of Portland should bring its finalist director candidates to the public: Editorial Agenda 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | OregonLive.com

    The port must avoid furthering the not-uncommon perception that it fosters an insular culture designed to serve its purposes first. It's difficult to imagine the shape Portland and Oregon would have taken without the influential hand of the Port of Portland, established in 1891to map a way forward for marine and, later, aviation operations that would help grow manufacturing, farming and travel industries.

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  16. Portland Pizza Week April 17-22: $2 Slices at Scottie's, Slice,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The Pordland Mercury

    Listen, Portland. We love you. And we love pizza. So the Portland Mercury is teaming up with dozens of local pizza shops to bring you the second Portland Pizza Week : $2 slices for everyone! Here are the slices from Scottie's Pizza Parlor , Slice Pizza Company , Straight From New York , UFO Pizza , and Via Chicago .

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  17. William A. JonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Observer

    ... of Cassadaga and Lisa (John) Monn of Stockton; brother of Steve (Donnalee) Babcock of Fredonia, Dawn Babcock of Portland and Janet Batykefer of Albion, PA. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday in Jordan Funeral Home, ...

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  18. Herbert J. AlbrechtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Husband to the late Katherine Albrecht; father of Randy Albrecht of Fredonia, Ruth Stalter of Portland and the late Martin Albrecht; grandfather of eight; great-grandfather of seven.

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  19. Infinite Sadness: Elliott Smith at a 1996 photo shoot for Larry Crane's Tape Op magazine.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Willamette Week

    ... We were bumping the upcoming issue's big feature, she said, and replacing it with an extended eulogy to Smith, Portland's native son whose sad songs had both propelled him to unlikely success and predicted his tragic crash. Staff writer Zach Dundas ...

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  20. Area PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Observer

    ... Westfield Police received a report of an alleged possibly intoxicated driver leaving a business in the town of Portland, and a vehicle description traveling west on Route 20 toward Westfield. Police did allegedly observe this vehicle traveling west ...

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