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Hendricks Hendricks is a natural blonde and began coloring her hair red at the age of ten after reading the book ''Anne of Green Gables''.

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", but that "depending on what happens with the second single, I think it will do really well. I hope the record goes gold (gold album) and all those things." Royer, Jeff. "The ballerina-turned-pop star is back with an eye-opening album". ''Fly Magazine''. March 2005. Retrieved February 16, 2007. A second tour, with Cary Brothers and Ari Hest as support acts for many

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in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The '''Society for Crypto-Judaic Studies''' ("SCJS"), founded in August 1990 by Rabbi Joshua Stampfer of Portland, Oregon, and Dr. Stanley Hordes of Santa Fe, New Mexico, is the major academic organization conducting and encouraging research on the Crypto-Jews of Spain and Portugal and their descendants today. This also involves

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were built in extremely short production times by the Alabama Drydock and Shipbuilding Company of Mobile, Alabama, the Kaiser Company (Kaiser Shipyards) at their Swan Island Yard at Portland, Oregon, the Marinship Corp. (Marinship) of Sausalito, California and the Sun Shipbuilding and Drydock Company of Chester, Pennsylvania. During that period, average production time from laying of the keel to "fitting out" was 70 days. The record, however, was held

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zoning' work Houston Business Journal date April 9, 2006 accessdate October 20, 2008 first Bill last Schadewald thumb left 175px 1966 photo shows sawdust-fired power plant on the edge of downtown that was removed to make way for dense residential development. High rises to left in background were early projects of the Portland Development Commission. (File:PDX1966PGEplant.jpg) Portland's urban growth boundary, adopted in 1979, separates urban areas (where high-density

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program called ''MORE''; the program targets women aged 25–49, and features stories about Las Vegas fashion, local cuisine and events (the ''MORE'' program format originated at sister station, KPTV in Portland (Portland, Oregon), Oregon and is also the name of a lifestyle magazine (More (magazine)) published by Meredith Corporation aimed at women in their 40s). - style "vertical-align: top; text-align: left;" rowspan "2" Portland, Oregon Portland

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attended Reed College in Portland, Oregon and received his PhD in psychology from the University of Iowa in 1931 and earned a Doctor of Science degree from the University of Paris for research in neurobiology. He did his most important research with Wilder Penfield at McGill University. "Molly's Lips" was recorded live on February 9, 1990, at the Pine Street Theatre in Portland, Oregon. It was written by the Scottish (Scotland) band

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, audio division *A live version, recorded on February 9, 1990 at the Pine Street Theatre in Portland, Oregon, appears as a B-side on the band's 1990 "Sliver (Sliver (song))" non-album single. Cobain later expressed embarrassment towards the inclusion of this particular live version, calling it "ragged" in "the most unappealing way". The entire Pine Street show appears as bonus material on the 2009 "Delluxe" re-release of ''Bleach


, Washington , Tempe, Arizona - death_date November 25, 1944 birth_place Portland (Portland, Oregon), Oregon death_place Montana Biography Lee was born in Portland, Oregon. Her father was a merchant. Her mother devoted her energy to raising 8 children and helping with the family business. Despite the widespread Anti-Chinese bias of her time, Lee led a full and active life. Lee swam, played handball (Team handball), loved to play cards and in her teenage years

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residential neighborhood southeast of the Portland airport. Ten of the plane's 189 occupants were killed. The Gilmore family settled in Portland, Oregon in 1952. Gilmore began engaging in petty crime as an adolescent, with offenses ranging from shoplifting, car theft and assault and battery (battery (crime)). Although Gilmore had an IQ of 133, had high scores on both scholastic and academic tests, and clear artistic skills, he dropped out of high school in the ninth grade

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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