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  1. Today's your last chance to eat at the original Besaw's on Northwest 23rdRead the original story w/Photo

    34 min ago | OregonLive.com

    If you were hoping to enjoy one more slice of the restaurant's signature pan-seared meatloaf, laid on a bed of red potatoes and candy-sweet whole carrots with drippings and a crisp strip of bacon, the clock has almost run out. After 112 years as a Portland institution, the original Besaw's on Northwest 23rd Ave. will be closing after dinner service on May 29. The well-worn restaurant, which started as a beer parlor and gambling hall in 1903, has had a dramatic final month that began with current owner Cana Flug and her landlord, the Vancouver-based C.E. John Co., unable to come to an agreement over a new lease.

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  2. Space beer, Rose Fest beer, street fairs and IPAs: craft beer events for May 29-June 4Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OregonLive.com

    BeerMongers Andrew and chris flank Ecliptic's John Harris at the recent release party for Ecliptic/Dogfish Head collaborative IPA. The taplist featured several great beers from each brewery, including Ecliptic's excellent Helix Hoppy Lager, one of my favorites.

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  3. Portland Tonight: See the Starlight Parade, drink a Windowsill SpritzRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    May 31, 2014 - Portland General Electric/SOLVE Starlight Parade set the downtown aglow with twinkling floats and and general Rose Festival fun. It's kind of a weird thing to say, but there's something so perfectly Portland about watching a massive nighttime parade while drinking a cocktail with a name that sounds poisonous.

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  4. Gang violence recap: Bullets flying through homes, broad daylight shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Portland's mayor, police gang enforcement officers and community outreach workers have sounded the alarm many times this year: Gang violence is on the rise, with brazen daytime shootings, younger offenders involved and dozens of bullets flying in North, Northeast and Southeast Portland. As Portland police gang enforcement officers continue to investigate Thursday night's shooting that wounded three people near Northeast Alberta Street, below is a recap of this year's stories on gang violence in the city.

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  5. Class of 2015: Graduation ceremony details for Multnomah County school districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    Madison High School seniors at graduation for the class of 2014. The ceremony was held at Portland's Memorial Coliseum on June 11, 2014.

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  6. Last Thursday shooting: Police say residents provided 'critical information' in capturing suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The 16-year-old suspect in a shooting that wounded two 15-year-old boys and a 25-year-old man during the the Northeast Portland Last Thursday street fair was booked into the juvenile jail and faces numerous charges, police said. Sgt. Pete Simpson said the two boys and the 25-year-old man are all being treated at Portland hospitals for non life-threatening wounds.

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  7. A tradition reborn: Timbers Army continues ritual of raising giant flag for every home goalRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    After tapping the game-winning goal into the net against D.C. United on May 27 to lead the Portland Timbers to a crucial home victory, Maximiliano Urruti made a beeline for the sideline where he jumped into the arms of teammate Gaston Fernandez . In the stands above Urruti, fans in Section 107 rocked up and down as a cloud of green smoke hovered above them.

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  8. Treasure Hunt for the medallion Clue 5: Rose Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The Rose Festival Treasure Hunt enters Day 5 with people following daily clues to find a hidden medallion for cash and other prizes. The clues appear by 6 a.m. daily on Oregonlive.com/rosefest for 14 days.

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  9. Fight brews over Ace Hotel Portland shares owned by 'business genius' who diedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    The father of one of the founders of the Ace Hotel boutique chain -- which includes a hotel in downtown Portland -- is suing his late son's business partners, claiming they have "demanded" to buy his dead son's interests in Ace Hotel Portland at a steeply discounted price. Alexander Calderwood died at age 47, suddenly, in a room in Ace Hotel London on Nov. 14, 2013.

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  10. Portland startup sells longer life for pricey sports sunglassesRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    At well more than $100 a pop, he didn't want to buy a new pair of Oakley Flak Jacket shades whenever he scratched a lens. But Bolt was dismayed years ago at the costly lens replacement options.

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  11. Past Tense Oregon: 'The Oaks,' one of America's few remaining trolley parks, turns 110Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    If you were living in Portland 110 years ago today, there would have been at least two things you'd likely have been talking about. The first would have been the fact that the city was just a couple of days away from realizing a long-planned dream: The 1905 Lewis & Clark Exposition was scheduled to open June 1 in what is now Northwest Portland's industrial district.

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  12. Notorious Portland strip club converted into evangelical churchRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A 2-year-old congregation called Shepherd's Gate Church has renovated and moved into the building at 333 S.E. 122nd Ave., formerly home to Soobies Bar & Grill. Soobies was known for trouble.

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  13. Bond formed at Les Schwab Bowl sends former all-state lineman Tyler Cox to Southern OregonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    This " grayshirt " term allowed him to preserve his eligibility with the football program, where he committed as a preferred walk-on. But two weeks ago Cox signed his letter of intent to play football at Southern Oregon University , officially ending his dreams of playing Division I football after one semester.

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  14. Proposed Pearl District office building moves forward: Growth TrackerRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    We're tracking proposed and in-the-works development across the metro area. Check back every week for the latest.

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  15. 3 shot on NE Alberta during Last Thursday celebrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | The Oregonian

    Portland police have closed Northeast Alberta after a shooting Thursday, May 28, 2015. At least three people were wounded, Portland police say.

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  16. Negroni Week returns with more bars mixing classic cocktail for a good cause: The Cocktail...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    A Negroni cocktail whipped up by Douglas Derrick, a Portland bartender who's among the drink's biggest fans. Fans of the classic Negroni cocktail can imbibe well next week knowing they're giving back to a good cause.

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  17. Officials identify bicyclist killed in SE Portland collision with tow truckRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    A cyclist who died in a collision Wednesday with a tow truck at a Southeast Portland intersection was identified Thursday as 22-year-old Mark James Angeles of Southeast Portland. Reed College officials said Angeles graduated with a major in chemistry and environmental studies from the school just last week.

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  18. Portland homeless sweeps solve nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

    The city of Portland is starting new and sustained sweeps of homeless camps, a failed practice of dealing with homelessness that has been used over the nearly 30 years I've been involved with this issue in one way or another. Such camp sweeps - what have aptly been called a "forced march to nowhere" - have been the subject of numerous court battles and occur often during periods such as the Rose Festival.

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  19. Firefighters quickly contain liquid nitrogen leak in NE PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oregonian

    The cloud of vapor from the overfilled tank was reported at 6:45 a.m. and prompted an immediate response from the Portland Fire Bureau, said Lt. Damon Simmons, a fire bureau spokesman.

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  20. Portland fire officials respond to liquid nitrogen leak on NE Sandy BoulevardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | OregonLive.com

    Portland police and fire officials are on the scene of a hazardous material leak in the 17000 block of Northeast Sandy Boulevard. A cloud of vapor from an overfilled tank of liquid nitrogen prompted an immediate response from the Portland Fire Bureau, said Lt.

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