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  1. Record-setting July for Portland home sales; 29% year-over-year increase: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | OregonLive.com

    A 1987 Street of Dreams home: The 3,077-square-foot house at 14709 SW Scarlett Dr. in Tigard sold in July for $569,000 . More home sales closed in the Portland area last month than any other July on the record, according to a new report from the Regional Multiple Listing Service.

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  2. Portland schools struggle to ready for back-to-schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | The Gleaner

    ... it rains, and that, too, is a problem. The principal noted that frequent trucking of water to the school by West Portland Member of Parliament Daryl Vaz has assisted in alleviating the water problem, but noted also that at least three additional ...

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  3. Puget Soundkeeper Alliance v. StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | FindLaw

    PUGET SOUNDKEEPER ALLIANCE; re Sources for Sustainable Communities; and Friends of the Earth, Appellants, v. STATE of Washington, Pollution Control Hearings Board; and Department of Ecology, Respondents.

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  4. Rebels march towards junior cupRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    The Rebels sides were selected following a carnival in Ararat in June which pitted Hampden, South West, Wimmera and Ballarat regions against one another. Cobden quartet Patrick Smith, Jack McGlade, Tarj Anderson and Tomas Lindquist, Warrnambool trio Mitchell Bidmade, Wil Fleming, Matt Schnerring, Hawks duo Ethan McLaren and Jack Zanker, South Warrnambool's Ben Annett and Koroit's Josh Chatfield will also represent the Hampden league at the statewide competition.

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  5. Minott challenges Bloomfield in Portland EasternRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    Noted scientist and educator Dr Dennis Minott has applied to represent the ruling People's National Party in Portland Eastern in the next general elections, a move that will see him challenge incumbent member of parliament Dr Lynval Bloomfield. Minott confirmed to the Jamaica Observer that he filed his application on June 29 in a letter to PNP General Secretary Paul Burke, saying that he took the decision after being persuaded by people in the constituency, friends and even former political foes.

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  6. Friends remember Austin Crenshaw; memorial service tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Bike Portland

    ... spent a few months in Portland in 2009 and we rode together several times a week. Usually up in the hills of West Portland or out in the Gorge towards Mt. Hood. I've never seen him go down on his road bike or ride recklessly. What happened to him ...

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  7. North put on a Saturday night showRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Hamilton Spectator

    NORTH Portland has produced an emphatic performance to claim victory and top of the under-17 ladder after defeating West Portland 154 to 24 on Saturday night. All the eyes from the Portland Junior Football Association and the South West league were on the under-17s as they played as a curtain raiser to the Tyrendarra and Westerns game.

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  8. Portland firefighters on alertRead the original story

    May 14, 2015 | The Gleaner

    Firefighters in Portland have been kept busy as a result of frequent bush-fires in farming communities, amid the shortage of water caused by the drought and ongoing water lock-offs. With two fire trucks for the rural parish, covering a distance of approximately 56 miles from West Portland to Hector's River in East Portland, the improbable task of extinguishing fires oftentimes have both fire teams stretched to their limit.

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  9. PDX Street Style: First Thursday in the PearlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2015 | OregonLive.com

    Last week, PDX Street Style visited Last Thursday on Northeast Alberta Street . This week, by way of contrast, we take a peek at First Thursday, the monthly Pearl District art walk.

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  10. Friday night lightsRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | The Hamilton Spectator

    THE Portland Junior Football Association will hold its annual night game tomorrow night when West Portland plays Central at Alexandra Park. The games are set to be exciting ones with West and Central sitting on the same amount of points in the under-13s and only one game apart in the under-15s.

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  11. Man in Holness death threat hoax gets 30 months in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    THE 48-year-old man implicated in the death-threat hoax against Opposition Leader Andrew Holness was yesterday sentenced to two years and six months behind bars. Maxie Robinson was sentenced by Senior Magistrate Judith Pusey, who said that based on his record he was a teller of lies and had a history of deviant behaviour.

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  12. Archadeck Outdoor Living Opens New Location in West PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | PRWeb

    By designing and building beautiful decks and outdoor living spaces, I can play a part in helping people not only enhance the beauty of their outdoor spaces, but enjoy them like never before- Eric Fahland Archadeck is excited to announce that Eric Fahland has opened a new Archadeck Outdoor Living franchise location servicing the West Portland area. Known as Archadeck of West Portland, Eric Fahland will design and build custom outdoor living spaces for clients, including screened porches, decks, outdoor kitchens, outdoor living rooms and fireplaces, pergolas, gazebos and more.

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  13. NAJ expresses alarm at attack on nursesRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Gleaner

    PRESIDENT OF the Nurses Association of Jamaica Janet Coore-Farr has joined Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson and Member of Parliament for West Portland Daryl Vaz in condemning Sunday night's vicious attack on two Cuban nurses attached to the Buff Bay Community Hospital in Portland. Swift action by the police in Portland yesterday has resulted in the detention of a man believed to be the person who attacked the nurses.

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  14. Rebels pick 9 south-west players in under 16 Vic Country titlesRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | Warrnambool Standard

    Mar Gattek , Joe McKinnon and Connor Templeton , Trent Reed , Andrew Moloney , Aaron Shepherd , Lukas Essenwanger , Harrison Hobbs and Billy Galpin were all selected for the three-game competition. Coleraine's Sam Tooley and Casterton-Sandford's Ben Guthrie were among three emergencies selected.

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  15. Leave me out of it, says DabdoubRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... in legal matters: Mr. Dabdoub left the JLP in 2006 and after the 2007 general elections, which the JLP won, West Portland MP Daryl Vaz was taken to court by Mr. Dabdoub over his dual citizenship. Over the weekend Mr. Chuck questioned the rationale ...

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  16. Beautifying still needed in West PortlandRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Hamilton Spectator

    DESPITE the West Portland Sewerage Scheme being finished for months, residents in the area are still waiting for reclamation works to be completed. The Observer is available on your computer, laptop, iPad and phone for only $2 a week.Subscribe to an electronic edition of the Observer for 2 months @ $18.00, 6 months @ $54.00 or 12 months @ $104.00.Click here to subscribe.

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  17. I was paid to lie! - Murder plot born at Belmont Road - - Accused...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2015 | The Gleaner

    ... and Othneil Lawrence. Robinson claimed he was told that this was part of efforts to remove Vaz from his West Portland seat, which he has won in two general elections, and Robertson, the three-time MP for Western St Thomas. Lawrence is before the ...

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  18. Bridgeport Village Hosts 2nd Annual Project Prom Donation CampaignRead the original story

    Feb 19, 2015 | PR Log

    Prom season is just around the corner and once again that means it's time for the 2nd annual Bridgeport Village Project Prom donation campaign. PRLog - Feb. 19, 2015 - PORTLAND, Ore.

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  19. Man in Holness murder hoax remandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | Jamaica Observer

    MAXIE ROBINSON, the 48-year-old man implicated in the death-threat hoax against Opposition Leader Andrew Holness, was yesterday remanded into custody when he appeared in the Corporate Area Resident Magistrate's Court. According to court documents, Robinson went to the Jamaica Labour Party headquarters on Belmont Road in Kingston, on the afternoon of January 28, and reported that JLP MPs Daryl Vaz , James Robertson and Othniel Lawrence, caretaker for the North West St Ann constituency, had contracted three men to assassinate Holness and general secretary Dr Horace Chang.

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  20. Daryl Vaz walks - Case collapses as cop admits to inaccuracies in statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Gleaner

    "Who God bless, no man curse!" That is what a beaming Daryl Vaz, opposition parliamentarian, declared yesterday shortly after he was freed of breaches of the Corruption Prevention Act. The prosecution was forced to offer no further evidence in the case against him after the main witness, Sergeant Jubert Llewelyn, admitted during his Vaz, the member of parliament for West Portland, commenting further on his acquittal, said he now leaves the public to be judge of the matter, however, he is thankful for the support he received.

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