port on the west coast of the U.S., and being located about Portland is often awarded "Greenest City
League notes *The Edmonton Oil Kings (Edmonton Oil Kings (WCHL)) relocated to Portland, Oregon to become the Portland Winter Hawks, the first United States based team in the WCHL. *The Winnipeg Clubs became the Winnipeg Monarchs. File:Arnold Mindell in Denver.jpg thumb Deep Democracy is our sense that the world is here to help us to become our entire selves, and that we are here to help the world to become whole. '''Arnold Mindell (w:Arnold Mindell)''' (born 1940), married to Amy Mindell, is an American physicist (w:physicist), psychotherapist (w:psychotherapist), writer and the founder of Process Oriented Psychology (w:Process Oriented Psychology). He lives in Portland (w:Portland, Oregon), Oregon (w:Oregon). His children, Lara Mindell and Robin Mindell, live in Switzerland (w:Switzerland) and both work as psychotherapists. Arnold Mindell has written 20 books that have been published in 20 languages. * You talk about an island in the Darwinian sense. Here's a major American city stuck at the end of a series of river valleys, cut off from the rest of country. It is a Eastern European immigrant city — working class, blue collar — that has reinvented itself over the last 10-20 years with this craftsman approach to life that reminds me of cities like Austin (w:Austin), Portland, Oregon (w:Portland, Oregon) and Portland, Maine (w:Portland, Maine). I hate to be one of those people who's like 'Pittsburgh is the next big thing,' but I get around more than most people and I'm telling you, Pittsburgh is like the next big thing. The geography lends itself, it's incredibly lush farmland, and inexpensive city with incredible history. They're renovating 100 year old railroad terminals into city markets. They had chefs who left the city because there was no scene and went to LA (w:Los Angeles), they have the talent to be anywhere in America, and they have come back and can afford to open their own places and do what they want. It's very, very exciting. As a student of these things, there's just enough Fortune 500 (w:Fortune 500), sports teams, to feed that group. The art community and food community are kind of leading but there's money following them … why not get a beautiful house on the river? I saw places that are just breathtaking. It's also got the Appalachians (w:Appalachians) running through, so it's got stunning geography. The food scene is cool. Lots of good stuff going on. There are these old bars in these old 'hoods … It's like today's special is goulash (w:goulash), tomorrow's is stuffed cabbage (w:stuffed cabbage), huge portions. There's like three grandmas and a grandpa making this from scratch, the best stuffed cabbage I've ever had and I grew up on that. ** Andrew Zimmern (w:Andrew Zimmern) June, 2013 St. Helens 8 Mar 2005 From Portland.jpg thumb Steam eruption. Photo credit: Daniel Liu Portland, Oregon (w:Portland, Oregon) – A cloud of white steam and ash rose as high as 36,000 feet from Mount St. Helens (w:Mount St. Helens) in the U.S. (w:Unites States) state of Washington (w:Washington) at 5:27 p.m. PST today. The eruption was visible from the Portland (w:Portland, Oregon) metropolitan area in the neighbouring state of Oregon (w:Oregon), causing traffic slowdowns as commuters slowed to watch the spectacle. News helicopters have shown photos of lava emerging inside the crater. Although the eruption was mostly over by 6:07 p.m. PST, an ashfall advisory until 9:00 p.m. PST has been announced for communities around the mountain. thumb Steam eruption. Photo credit: Daniel Liu (Image:Mount St. Helens 8 Mar 2005 From Portland.jpg) Portland, Oregon (w:Portland, Oregon) – A cloud of white steam and ash rose as high as 36,000 feet from Mount St. Helens (w:Mount St. Helens) in the U.S. (w:Unites States) state of Washington (w:Washington) at 5:27 p.m. PST today. The eruption was visible from the Portland (w:Portland, Oregon) metropolitan area in the neighbouring state of Oregon (w:Oregon), causing traffic slowdowns as commuters slowed to watch the spectacle. News helicopters have shown photos of lava emerging inside the crater. Although the eruption was mostly over by 6:07 p.m. PST, an ashfall advisory until 9:00 p.m. PST has been announced for communities around the mountain. The Portland, Oregon (w:Portland, Oregon) and Medford, Oregon (w:Medford, Oregon) airports were among the hardest-hit by cutbacks, with Portland seeing a 30% decline in security screeners. Microsoft (w:Microsoft), along with MetroFi (w:MetroFi), are set to construct a community wide Wi-Fi (w:Wi-Fi) network in Portland, Oregon (w:Portland, Oregon). Craig Mathias (w:Craig Mathias), founder of Farpoint Group (w:Farpoint Group), believes that one day Wi-Fi will offer a viable alternative to Cable (w:Cable Internet) and DSL (w:DSL). thumb Mayor Sam Adams (File:Sam Adams Portland.jpg) After an investigation by the Portland (w:Portland, Oregon), Oregon weekly newspaper ''Willamette Week'' (w:Willamette Week), mayor Sam Adams (w:Sam Adams (Oregon politician)) admitted he did have a sexual relationship with Beau Breedlove in 2005. The openly gay mayor said Breedlove was 18 years of age when the sexual relationship began, however the two met when Breedlove was still a minor. Adams also admitted he previously lied about the relationship and asked Breedlove to also lie about the relationship during the time Adams was running for mayor. The Oregon Attorney General (w:Oregon Attorney General)'s office is investigating the matter.
: People, Politics and Power 1851-2001 year 2003 publisher Oregon State University Press location Corvallis, Ore. pages 217 The film has a loyal cult following and shows up on the big screen once in a while. A projectionist at the Nuart Cinema (Nuart Theatre) in Los Angeles lobbied for the sole remaining print to be kept in circulation, and the Nuart has screened the film multiple times since 2001. In 1998, the film showed at the Chicago
. When the Boston Bulls merged with New York to become the New York Stars (New York Stars (WFL)), the original New York entry's draft picks were eventually relegated to Portland. They were the first major league football team based in Portland. They played at Civic Stadium (now known as Jeld-Wen Field). History The Voluntary Human Extinction Movement was founded by Les U. Knight,
Democratic Party Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama at a rally at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon, on May 18, 2008. On October 14, 2008 the band began releasing a series of singles called ''Always the Bridesmaid''; a volume was released every month until the end of the year. The band also took up a limited tour in support of the singles, including an appearance on ''Late Night with Conan O'Brien''. Personal life Helms was born
, a reputedly magnificent tree grows in Portland (Portland, Oregon), Oregon, but its dimensions and age are not known. * "Starry Night" (''Modern Family'') (Starry Night (Modern Family)), an episode of ''Modern Family'' * The Starry Night Club in Portland, Oregon, United States, now known as the Roseland Theater country United States metropolitan Portland (Portland, Oregon), Oregon territory 18 counties in Western
, performers and lovers of avant garde (Avant-garde) classical music and the DJs, MCs, guitar-gods, troubadours and gourmets of experimental popular music. When there is no connection, both suffer: When classical music does not connect with popular culture, it becomes a music of experts, unable to reflect and contribute meaningfully in the broad marketplace of developing ideas and cultural experimentation. When popular music has no connection and communication
, who were dedicated to reviving the first-generation punk of mid-’60s garage bands like the Sonics and the Count Five. After graduating in 1985 from Oregon Episcopal School, he followed the band to Los Angeles and played with it on several albums, in addition to touring the U.S. and Europe. When V-J Day came ''Porter'' was undergoing overhaul at Portland, Oreg. (Portland, Oregon), where she remained until 1 September. After escorting USS Enterprise (CV-6
page 87 from ''The Journal of Modern History'', Volume 32, Issue # 1, March 1960 DATE OF BIRTH 1923-03-23 PLACE OF BIRTH Portland (Portland, Oregon), United States. DATE OF DEATH 1988-08-07 History An improved road between the main settlements of Burlington (Burlington, Vermont) and Montpelier (Montpelier, Vermont) was first established from old footpaths in 1805, when the Winooski Turnpike was chartered by the state
-town: City Council sees no thorns in picking 'City of Roses' as Portland's moniker". ''The Oregonian''. Other nicknames include the ''City of Bridges'', ''Stumptown'',
Jane (band) Calamity Jane . Foundation, early years thumb left 180px Cover of the now classic ''Is This Real? (File:Wipers Is This real.jpg)'', 1980Sage founded the punk rock band the Wipers in Portland, Oregon in 1977 along with drummer Sam Henry and bassist Dave Koupal. Wipers' first single, ''Better Off Dead'' was released in 1978 on Sage's own Trap Records. After several years of playing and recording guitar Greg felt he wanted to do something different
, Portland (Portland, Oregon) to Vancouver, Washington *Hawthorne Bridge, Portland (Portland, Oregon) Threshold Records The Moodies were also among the pioneers of the idea that a successful rock band could promote itself through their own label, following the Beatles' creation of Apple Records. After their ''On the Threshold of a Dream'' album (1969), they created ''Threshold Records'', prompted in part by disputes with London Deram over album design costs
'''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",