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  1. Woman arrested after police chase through N. PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Police arrested a 28-year-old woman Saturday following a chase that ended when authorities forced her SUV to spin out of control. And when officers made the arrest, they found three children in the vehicle.

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  2. Woman falls to her death in downtown Portland, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    At 12:46 p.m., officers were called to a building on Southwest Yamhill Street, between Sixth Avenue and Broadway, according to Sgt. Pete Simpson, a police spokesman.

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  3. 12 key questions (and answers!) about Portland's air pollution hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    State environmental regulators said this week they believe a SE Portland glass manufacturer was responsible for unsafe levels of cadmium and arsenic found in air testing nearby. The company has since announced it voluntarily suspended use of the metals.

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  4. Lan Su Chinese Garden reopens with a bang: Chinese New Year starts Feb. 8Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The end of every construction project should be celebrated with firecrackers, puppets and a string of parties filled with symbols of good fortune. At Lan Su Chinese Garden in downtown Portland, there will be.

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  5. Smart growth conference, small developer workshops in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    If you're interested in becoming a small scale developer and want to help fill in the missing middle income housing, take a look at the discussions and workshops taking place Feb. 9-13 in Portland: The organizers of the Small Developer Boot Camp in Portland Feb. 9-10 want you to find out. During a series of events that include a day-long workshop, people who have found a profitable niche in small-scale housing will explain how they did it.

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  6. 11 new buildings, $1.5 billion in investment planned for downtown PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The surface parking lots that dot downtown Portland between the Burnside and Morrison bridges won't be flat for long if local real estate owners realize an ambitious development vision to transform one of the city's oldest neighborhoods. In between local landmarks like Voodoo Doughnut, Skidmore Fountain and the Portland Saturday Market, the Goodman family hopes to nestle 11 new buildings, $1.5 billion in investment, a grocery store and an untold number of new office workers, shoppers and residents.

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  7. Wife accused in estranged husband's death told cops she fired shotgun at him, court docs sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    A Portland woman accused of killing her estranged husband in Lake Oswego told police she opened fire on the spouse with a shotgun while discussing their marriage on Thursday, court documents show. While being interviewed by investigators after her arrest later that day, Nancy Westbrook described her relationship with Joshua G. Westbrook as "emotionally, physically and sexually abusive," according to a probable cause affidavit.

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  8. 'Investing in a Chaotic World' Workshop - Hosted by MKG Financial GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    MKG Financial Group, Inc. will be presenting a workshop on Investing in a Chaotic World, an hour and a half informative presentation for investors talking about the economic issues that have been affecting recent global stock market activity. Presented by MKG Financial Group and hosted by Mark Gaskill, Chief Investment Officer, material to be covered at the workshop will address issues facing today's investors that have been creating volatility and turbulence in the markets and pushed U.S. stock indexes down in the worst start of a New Year in history.

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  9. Volunteers to Assemble 3,000 Valentine-A-Grams on Feb. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    More than 100 volunteers will be at Meals on Wheels People's Central Kitchen on Thursday, Feb. 11, to package 3,000 Valentine-A-Grams. The special gift boxes include heart-shaped brownies, Moonstruck Drinking Chocolate from Sunshine Dairy, Meals on Wheels People Delivers Salted Butter Toffee Po[corn, Dark Chocolate Nuts and Sea Salt KIND Bar, Benzel's Twist Pretzels, Tillamook Cheese Snack, Beaverton Foods Napa Valley Sweet Hot Mustard, Kobos Coffee, Stash Tea Sampler and a Jamba Juice Free Smoothie Coupon.

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  10. Portland woman accused of killing estranged husband in Lake OswegoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Nancy K. Westbrook, 50, was initially booked into the Clackamas County Jail on suspicion of first-degree manslaughter, but court records show she is set to be arraigned Friday on a murder charge. Lake Oswego police initially responded about 6:15 p.m. to a home in the 13000 block of Southwest Boones Ferry Road to investigate a reported suicide involving 36-year-old Joshua G. Westbrook, said Sgt.

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  11. Marriage Preparation WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | OregonLive.com

    Gather valuable tips from professional therapists in preparation for your life together. Learn to skillfully communicate in order to expertly resolve conflicts.

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  12. Inspiring Woman Leaders Conference Scheduled in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | OregonLive.com

    The 5th Annual Inspiring Woman Leaders conference will be held on March 5 in Portland, OR. The conference will feature speakers, workshops and networking to support women in developing their leadership qualities.

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  13. Music, Poetry and Art in North PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | OregonLive.com

    Come to the Portland Round in North Portland on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 for a monthly arts experience featuring three singer songwriters, slam poetry and live visual art for a relaxed evening of collaborative performance' sponsored by Portland Abbey Arts. At this event, three songwriters will share the stage with additional musicians occasionally joining in.

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  14. 'Twilight' director will help Portland girls break into filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Oregonian

    The female filmmakers at the Portland Oregon Women's Film Festival this year will be treated to the presence of someone doing what they do on a hugely successful scale. Catherine Hardwicke, director of the "Twilight" saga and other Hollywood films such as "Thirteen" and "Lords of Dogtown," will be POWFest's guest of honor through the run of the festival March 3-6.

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  15. Police seek NW Portland burglar who startled residentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    The police are seeking tips leading to the arrest of a Friday morning burglar who startled and threatened a Northwest Portland resident. Just before 5 a.m., officers responded to a report that a resident at the 4000 block of Northwest Devoto Lane confronted a burglar in the home.

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  16. Police: NE Portland car chase sends man to prison, passenger to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    Portland police arrested a man who led officers on a brief chase that resulted in a car accident and sent one person to the hospital Thursday night, police said. Joshua Marcos Moler, 27, faces charges in connection with possession of a stolen car, unlawful use of a car, eluding police, felon in passion of a restricted weapon, reckless driving, hit and run and endangerment.

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  17. Cabaret Cupid, Kathy Boyd and Phoenix Rising: Washington County EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Courier Mailer

    The roots music band Kathy Boyd & Phoenix Rising will perform in concert Feb. 13 at Winona Grange in Tualatin. West Tuality Habitat for Humanity will host a dinner and auction at 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 6, at Forest Grove Senior and Community Center, 2037 Douglas St. A salmon and steak dinner plus a no-host wine tasting bar will be offered.

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  18. Wieden+Kennedy celebrates 50th Super Bowl ad this SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    The Portland advertising agency, founded in 1982 by Dan Wieden and David Kennedy, first entered the Super Bowl arena in 1990 with its two-part ad " The Announcers " for Nike. Since, the agency has made a name for itself as one of the best in the world, continuing to snag big-name clients for the big game.

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  19. Do-it-yourselfer heaven: Free tool-lending and seed librariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    North Portland Tool Library founders, from left: Jason Henshaw, Jason Hatch, Tony Chiotti, Laura Dalton Jessica Horning and her husband Arlyn had just started remodeling their 1908 bungalow in Northeast Portland when they spotted a small sandwich-board sign on Killingsworth Street: "Tool Library Open!" So they went inside to investigate. In the dark basement of Redeemer Lutheran Church they found do-it-yourselfer heaven - hundreds of commercial-quality tools, all available to borrow for free from the Northeast Portland Tool Library .

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  20. Lawsuit claims real-estate agent tricked woman, 82, into signing off on home saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | OregonLive.com

    An 82-year-old woman has filed a lawsuit asking a jury to block the sale of her beloved Northeast Portland house, claiming a real-estate agent tricked her into signing papers to sell her home in one of the city's hippest neighborhoods. Josephine Gantt has lived in the 1922 Alberta Arts District bungalow for the past 47 years and had no immediate plans to move when, in fall 2014, she asked RE/MAX agent Erin Renwick about the value of her home, according to the lawsuit filed last week in Multnomah County Circuit Court.

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