Portland, Oregon

What is Portland, Oregon known for?


related+study

, California. Strong completed his doctorate in 1926 with a dissertation on "An Analysis of Southwestern Society". Published in ''American Anthropologist'', vol. 29, pp. 1-61. A related study of "Aboriginal Society in Southern California", 1929. ''University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology'', vol. 1-358. Berkeley. presenting his detailed fieldwork among the Serrano (people) Serrano


talent amp

(their gatefold record jackets and expensive cover art were not popular with company executives). Threshold would produce new albums and deliver them to London Decca who acted as distributor. The group attempted to build Threshold into a major label by developing new talent — most notably the UK hard rock band Trapeze (Trapeze (band)) and the Portland, Oregon, classical-acoustic sextet Providence (Providence (band)) — but these efforts proved unsuccessful and the Moodies


teaching local

; In 1910, they settled in Burns (Burns, Oregon) in an engineering camp known as the "Boston tents". Mary and Mott had one child, Glen, who learned from his mother how to play the fiddle starting at a young age. A classically trained violinist with a "love of children and... a deeply democratic view about making music", Dodge began teaching local children how to play string instruments, first in resident tents


history leading

" In 1988, Mulugeta Seraw, an Ethiopian immigrant, was killed by three skinheads. The response to his murder involved a community-driven series of rallies, campaigns, nonprofits and events designed to address Portland's racial history, leading to a city considered significantly more tolerant than in 1988 at Seraw's death.


humor sharp

. With a background in theatre, she is known for her irreverent humor, sharp wit, and sexy style. Her first major media roles were as a morning host on local radio station KNRK and as a weather woman on Portland's WB affiliate (KRCW-TV). She has starred in local theatre productions and emceed various events, and selections from her ''Local Entertainment Guide'' are available on compact disc. She currently hosts the afternoon show on KRSK "the Buzz" (105.1 FM broadcasting FM


set theory

of Atonal Music'' , in which he extrapolates from the serial theory of Milton Babbitt, proposing a musical "set theory" (set theory (music)) of pitch-class-set analysis analogous to mathematical set theory with the avowed intention of providing a method for the analysis of non-serial atonal music. The musicologist Richard Taruskin and the composer and music theorist George Perle are among the most vocal critics of this method. Forte was also the editor


campaign+appearances

presidential election , Astin lent his support to Senator Hillary Clinton and made multiple campaign appearances on her behalf, including joining Clinton's daughter Chelsea Clinton at some stops. Amtrak's ''Empire Builder'' service between


leading art

and Design (AICAD), a consortium of thirty-six leading art schools in the United States. MECA is located in the heart of Portland and educates artists at all stages of their creative careers. ''Moondancer'' Portland Center for the Performing Arts Portland (Portland, Oregon), Oregon, United States high-wire opera for the opening of the center In 2001, the company moved its headquarters from Portland (Portland, Oregon) to a site in an unincorporated area unincorporated


spell quot

: Classical Minimalism (minimalist), psybient, psychedelic ambient, ambient (Ambient music), dark ambient, drone (drone music), glitch-ambient (glitch (music)), and downtempo-style drum and bass music, which out of deference to Coil they spell "musick." The group started working together in 1997, with their first release on 01 January 1998 (1998 in music), and is loosely based in the Pacific Northwest in Portlandia (Portland, Oregon), Oregon due


stage appearance

-herer-collapses-after-stage-appearance-portla He spent nearly a month in critical condition in a Portland hospital, including several days in a medically induced coma. He was discharged to another facility on October 13, 2009. Paul Stanford of The Hemp and Cannabis Foundation said "He is waking up and gazing appropriately when someone is talking... but he is not really communicating in any way."

Portland, Oregon

'''Portland''' is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon, near the confluence of the Willamette (Willamette River) and Columbia (Columbia River) rivers. According to the 2010 Census (2010 United States Census), it had a population of 583,776, estimated to have reached 609,456 in 2013, making it the 29th most populous (List of United States cities by population) city in the United States and the third most populous city in the Pacific Northwest region (after Seattle, Washington (Washington (state)); and Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada). Approximately 2,314,554 people live in the Portland metropolitan area (MSA (United States metropolitan area)), the 19th most populous (List of metropolitan areas of the United States) MSA in the United States.

Portland was incorporated in 1851 and is the county seat of Multnomah County (Multnomah County, Oregon).

Located in the Marine west coast climate region, Portland has a climate marked by both warm, dry summers and wet, cool-to-chilly winter days. This climate is ideal for growing roses. For more than a century, Portland has been known as the "City of Roses",

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