Portland, Oregon

What is Portland, Oregon known for?


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. In general, the two editions contained the same content, with some slight variations (i.e., different concert calendars) although occasionally they ran different cover stories. Offices K&L Gates has offices located in Anchorage (Anchorage, Alaska), Austin (Austin, Texas), Beijing, Berlin, Boston (Boston, Massachusetts), Brussels, Charlotte (Charlotte, North Carolina), Chicago, Dallas, Doha, Dubai, Fort Worth (Fort Worth, Texas), Frankfurt


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, ''TV Guide'' '''Tazo Tea Company''' is a tea manufacturer and distributor based in Portland, Oregon, now a division of Starbucks. In the early 1990s, Tucker attended Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, where she studied film, political economy, and social change. Although Sleater-Kinney was formed in Olympia, and later relocated to Portland, Oregon, Tucker still describes herself as "a small-town girl" from Eugene, Oregon. Before


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as the tenth best Big City Arts Destination in the U.S. The Portland Art Museum owns the city's largest art collection and presents a variety of touring exhibitions each year. With the recent addition of the Modern and Contemporary Art wing it became one of the United States' twenty-five largest museums. Art galleries abound downtown and in the Pearl District (Pearl District, Portland, Oregon), as well as in the Alberta Arts District (Alberta Street, Portland, Oregon) and other

technologically advanced planetarium in the Pacific Northwest. OMSI is located at 1945 SE Water Ave. OMSI is built right up next to the river and is also conveniently located near the entrance to the Springwater Corridor and Eastbank Esplanade pedestrian and bike trails. The Portland Art Museum owns the city's largest art collection

http: portlandartmuseum.org about history accessdate 2011-04-13 Upon completion of the most recent renovations, the Portland Art Museum became one of the twenty-five largest art museums in the United States, at a total of 240,000 square feet (22,000 m²). The permanent collection has more than 42,000 works of art, and at least one major traveling exhibition is presented most of the time. The Portland Art Museum features a center for Native American art, a center for Northwest


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, and chronicles the events surrounding a school shooting, based in part on the 1999 Columbine High School massacre. The film begins a short time before the shooting occurs, following the lives of several characters both in and out of school, who are unaware of what is about to unfold. The film stars mostly new or non-professional actors, including John Robinson (John Robinson (American actor)), Alex Frost, and Eric Deulen. ''Elephant'' was filmed in Van Sant's hometown, Portland


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Chico Garcia (Chico Garcia (wrestler)) and Chet Wallick for the NWA Canadian Tag Team Titles. Joe Ettor went to work for the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) in 1906 as an organizer, continuing in that capacity for the next decade. An outstanding and inspirational public speaker who was fluent in Italian and English, Ettor's earliest organizing work on behalf of the IWW took place in the Western United States, where he had worked unionizing miners


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drummer and singer, best known for her tenure as the drummer for the indie rock band The Decemberists. Blumburg was a member of many Portland, Oregon-based indie bands, including Sissyface, Boycrazy (Boycrazy (band)), Norfolk & Western (Norfolk & Western (band)), The Minders (briefly) and M. Ward's backing band.


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began with the shipbuilders in Portland, Oregon, building ships for World War II. The resident composer and musical director of the Sacramento Theatre Company, de Berry wrote original music for many productions there and at other companies, including the Portland Center Stage in Portland, Oregon and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, Oregon. His scores graced many classic works by Shakespeare and Molière as well as contemporary plays. He was also co-author


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On September 14, 2007, Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia announced that it inked a partnership with E & J Gallo Winery to produce a wine brand with label "''Martha Stewart Vintage''" (for sale in 6 cities, January, at $15). 15,000 cases to be sold include: 2006 Sonoma County Chardonnay, 2005 Sonoma County Cabernet Sauvignon and 2006 Sonoma County Merlot (for Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, North Carolina, Denver, Phoenix (Phoenix, Arizona), and Portland, Oregon). Martha Stewart also signed a contract with Costco to offer frozen and fresh food (label - Kirkland Signature). Martha Stewart to sell signature wine He was one of the first characters outside of the immediate Simpson family to appear on the show, and has since been central to several episodes, the first being season two (The Simpsons (season 2))'s "Dead Putting Society". His last name comes from Flanders St. in Portland (Portland, Oregon), Oregon, the hometown of ''Simpsons'' creator Matt Groening. When he was created, he was intended to just be a neighbor who was very nice, but whom Homer loathed. thumb right 200px The writers found Harry Shearer (File:Harryshearer.jpg)'s voice for Flanders so sweet that they decided to make the character a Christian. Ned Flanders, who was designed by Rich Moore, first appeared in the season one (The Simpsons (season 1)) episode "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire". The episode was the series premiere, but not the first episode produced. Silverman, David (2001). Commentary for "Simpsons Roasting on an Open Fire", in ''The Simpsons: The Complete First Season'' DVD . 20th Century Fox. The first episode in which Flanders and his family were prominent is season two (The Simpsons (season 2))'s "Dead Putting Society", which also contained the first appearance of Maude and Rod Flanders. Jean, Al (2002). Commentary for "Dead Putting Society", in ''The Simpsons: The Complete Second Season'' DVD . 20th Century Fox. Flanders was named after Flanders St. in Portland, Oregon, the hometown of ''Simpsons'' creator Matt Groening. ref name "

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in Miami, Florida, Orlando, Florida, New York City, Portland, Oregon, and other areas with large numbers of Hispanics. This contemporary phenomenon of returning converting also is of specific interest to some academic researchers. Hotel Rajneesh bombing The bombing of the Hotel Rajneesh can be positively tied to an al-Fuqra member. On July 29, 1983, Stephen Paul Paster, an al-Fuqra member, set off a bomb at the Hotel Rajneesh, a hotel in Portland, Oregon. This hotel


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; Although he is probably best known for his work in action RPGs (action role-playing game), he has also worked on games in each of the real-time strategy, tactical shooter, beat-'em-up (beat 'em up) and action-adventure (action-adventure game) genres on the PC and almost every dedicated game console. He has a professed interest in conlangery (Constructed Language) and linguistics.

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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