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May 19, 2009
I hate the new smoking ban—and I don’t even smoke.
Thumbnail for - A Shameless Peek at Portland’s Money
May 19, 2009
To our great surprise, in spite of Portland’s rep as a city given to monetary modesty, people talked. From lottery millionaires to a drag queen with a penchant for vodka martinis and a family who...
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May 19, 2009
Changing N Interstate Ave's name doesn't do justice to César E. Chávez.
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May 19, 2009
Does Portland have room for two more Bay Area transplants?
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May 19, 2009
This year, inside the ceremony room of Portland's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, more than 10,000 foreign-born residents will take the Oath of Allegiance, becoming in just three short...
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May 19, 2009
Ambitious animal activists join forces in a united retail front.
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May 19, 2009
MORE THAN 1 million visitors will touch down at PDX this month, to say nothing of those arriving by train and car, making November one of the city’s busiest in terms of travel. Undoubtedly this...
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May 19, 2009
EVERY YEAR, the American Library Association receives about 500 requests to ban books, like the Harry Potter series, which has been challenged more often than any other book in recent years....
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May 19, 2009
A FEW WEEKS AGO, while I stood in line at my favorite coffee shop, a scraggly poodle nuzzled its saliva-caked face against my pant leg, leaving behind a smear of slimy goo. On a better day, and...
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May 19, 2009
Since 1969, the beaver has reigned as Oregon’s state animal. And it’s been a good run for 40 years: The bucktoothed little mammal has had a baseball team and an entire suburb named after it. But as...
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