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  1. Springwater homeless to have helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Columbian

    ... and remain peaceful with codes of conduct and personal responsibility. Robert Schultz, public safety chair of the Lents Neighborhood Association, also attended the meeting. He helps organize weekly walks with neighborhood residents and he's well ...

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  2. Portland homeless crisis: 'Moving the campers along is not good enough' (Letters to the Editor) Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | OregonLive.com

    Bus lines to Wapato: Guest opinion writer Harriett Heisey is spot on. The only credible reason not to do as she suggests is access to Wapato.

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  3. Springwater homeless campers given options to safely move away or make a standRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Oregonian

    ... and remain peaceful with codes of conduct and personal responsibility. Robert Schultz, public safety chair of the Lents Neighborhood Association, also attended the meeting. He helps organize weekly walks with neighborhood residents and he's well ...

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  4. No more serenity at Portland homeless camp on Springwater CorridorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | OregonLive.com

    ... Oregonian/OregonLive on Thursday officials were first planning to cleanup portions of the trail that run through the Lents and Brentwood-Darlington neighborhoods where police estimate 280 people camp. Robert Schultz, a public safety chair of the ...

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  5. Mayor Charlie Hales is Evicting Hundreds of Homeless Campers from the Springwater CorridorRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Willamette Week

    ... biohazards from the trail. Outreach and cleanup efforts will begin on the East Portland section of the trail, in the Lents and Brentwood-Darlington areas, where the highest-impact camping has been reported. Once the area is cleaned, signs will be ...

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  6. Portland Pickles host family welcomes ballplayers chasing their big league dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... staring out at it. Not a field of dreams, but rather a field for dreaming. Walker Stadium in Southeast Portland's Lents Park sprawls before them - 309 and 311 feet down the lines, 335 to center - on a brisk evening. It's a field of humble sorts for ...

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  7. Meet Portlanda s Best Orphans and the Families Who Take Them InRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Willamette Week

    Fans pledged their hearts to the Portland Pickles even before Mayor Charlie Hales threw out the opening pitch this June. But although Lents' new wood-bat baseball team got a newly renovated pavilion to play in, its players were still missing one very important thing: a home.

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  8. Pickles bounce back, split with Medford RoguesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Portland Tribune

    ... tonight, really, but we just need to throw strikes and make them earn it.' With the split before a crowd of 1,027 in Lents Park, the Pickles are 16-13 about halfway through the first season of the six-team, wood-bat Great West League. Medford is ...

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  9. A Portland Woman Called 911 Last Night to Complain About a Party Playing Too Much Britney SpearsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Willamette Week

    ... will reduce the time Portlanders wait when they call 911. The 911 call center looms over Southeast 99th Avenue in the Lents neighborhood, across from a TriMet bus garage. Its desks can be filled by as many as 36 people taking calls and dispatching ...

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  10. Pickles' winning streak short-circuitedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 3 | Portland Tribune

    ... the leadoff spot and right fielder Zander Clarke, who made some good defensive plays, 2 for 4. The Stealth bus left Lents Park shortly after the game, but another team - the Lodi Crushers - was due to arrive Sunday for a new three-game series. The ...

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  11. Man who prompted downtown Portland search now suspected of kidnapping, shooting woman, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | OregonLive.com

    ... East Precinct officers responded to reports of a kidnapping at Southeast 88th Avenue and Powell Boulevard in the Lents neighborhood, Simpson said. Officers learned a man had abducted a 41-year-old woman at gunpoint while she walked with a male ...

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  12. Where to see Fourth of July fireworks around PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | OregonLive.com

    ... lights up their ballpark skies. Pickles: Games start at 7:05 p.m. July 3-4, fireworks after the game; Walker Stadium, Lents Park ; $6-$12; portlandpicklesbaseball.com Hops: Game starts at 7:05 p.m. July 4, fireworks after the game; Ron Tonkin Field, ...

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  13. Portland votes to foreclose on "Zombie homes" for first time in 50 years - Sun, 19 Jun 2016 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2016 | The Spokesman-Review

    ... of the most vulnerable and three people booed and shouted at Hales from the gallery as the vote proceeded. In the Lents neighborhood, where some "zombie homes" are on the city's list, 1,000 homes were razed through eminent domain for the ...

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  14. Pickles packed for early trip to LodiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    ... with some work remaining - and now has a listed seating capacity of 1,577. Chico will play at Walker June 24-26. The Lents Park ballpark was full last Friday and Sunday, with more than 2,000 in attendance for the Marysville finale, and the Saturday ...

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  15. Oregon city aims to take homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... some wonder what would prevent the city from foreclosing on any property that generates too many complaints. In the Lents neighborhood, 1,000 houses were razed through eminent domain for the construction of Interstate 205 in the 1980s, and that ...

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  16. Portland votes on foreclosures for first time in 50 yearsRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | Daily Reporter

    ... of the most vulnerable and three people booed and shouted at Hales from the gallery as the vote proceeded. In the Lents neighborhood, where some "zombie homes" are on the city's list, 1,000 homes were razed through eminent domain for the ...

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  17. Portland to consider foreclosing on 5 'zombie houses'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    ... some wonder what would prevent the city from foreclosing on any property that generates too many complaints. In the Lents neighborhood, where some "zombie homes" are on the city's list, 1,000 homes were razed through eminent domain for the ...

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  18. Opening night at the PicklesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Portland Tribune

    On a historical Friday night, the phenomenon known as America's Pastime turned a Southeast Portland city park into a civic playground for all ages. Baseball was back in the spotlight as the Portland Pickles played their first home game at Walker Stadium in Lents Park.

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  19. Portland Pickles baseball is a crunchy, tangy good time at first home gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | OregonLive.com

    For Portland's newest baseball team, the crack of a bat sounds about as good as the pop of a freshly opened pickle jar. The Portland Pickles slid into town for the first home game of their inaugural season at Lents Park's Walker Stadium Friday night.

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  20. A greener urban neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Daily Journal of Commerce

    Sarah Heinicke is the executive director of the Lloyd Eco-District, which works to make sustainability-related improvements in the neightorhood. A lot has happened since 2009, when then-Portland Mayor Sam Adams christened the country's first municipal eco-district program.

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