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largest online

Fees '''Discogs''', short for discographies (discography), is a website and database of information about audio (Sound) recordings, including commercial (commerce) releases, promotional releases, and bootleg (Bootleg recording) or off-label releases. The Discogs servers, currently hosted under the domain name '''discogs.com''', are owned by Zink Media, Inc., and are located in Portland, Oregon, USA (United States). Discogs is one of the largest online databases


video+building

, since they do not depend on horizontal compression forces for their integrity, tied-arch bridges can be prefabricated offsite, and subsequently floated, hauled or lifted into place. Notable bridges of this type include the Fremont Bridge (Fremont Bridge (Portland)) in Portland, Oregon as well as the first "computer designed" bridge of this type the Fort Pitt Bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvaniavideo building-pittsburghs-bridge Carrie


dark+lyrics

album, released in 1971 (reissued by Jackpot Records in 2004). He met Beauregarde, recorded and played with him when he was only 17. Sage's dark lyrics are rife with references to confusion and severe alienation. His songs took unexpected turns and are typified by fractured melodic passages punctuated by massive, clean, intricate guitar parts. Sage operates his own label, Zeno Records (based in Phoenix, Arizona) and has also recorded several albums as a solo musician. He also builds his


books+biography

, Colorado State University, the University of Texas at El Paso, Reed College in Portland, Oregon, and Carnegie-Mellon University in Pittsburgh. From the mid-80s on he lived in Missoula, Montana, where he found inspiration for his novels at Charlie B's bar. A regular there, he had many longstanding friends who have been portrayed as characters in his books. Biography and education Johnson was born and raised in Los Angeles


frequently+selling

is Portland's leading example of an indie band. They have remained unsigned to a major label for over 17 years and have managed to be voted the best band of Portland for 2009 in addition to frequently selling out major venues like the Crystal Ballroom (Crystal Ballroom (Portland, Oregon)) and the Aladdin Theater (Aladdin Theater (Portland, Oregon)).


distinct building

published in Portland, Oregon, United States. It features reports on local news, politics, sports, business and culture. The second Shakey's Pizza Parlor opened in Portland, Oregon, in 1956. Shakey's opened their third parlor in Albany, Oregon, in 1959, which was the first building Shakey's actually owned and the first building to be built in the distinct building style for which Shakey's is known. It now operates as a used bookstore. According to Johnson, Shakey's


active+short

Kalama. City of Kalama, Washington History Kalama was the northern terminus of a railroad ferry operated by the Northern Pacific Railway from Goble, Oregon. This was a critical link in rail service between 1883 when the service began until 1909 when the major rail bridges in Portland (Portland, Oregon) were completed. http: www.brian894x4.com LewisandClarkExplorer.html Active

Short lines in the Pacific Northwest Kalama originated with a stake driven by Gen. John W. Sprague of the Northern Pacific Railway who in March 1870 selected a spot near the mouth of the Kalama river to mark the beginning point of Northern Pacific's Pacific Division. north of Portland, Oregon,


artistic family

lawsuits. The Seattle Times, June 3, 2005. Retrieved from Lexis Nexis on January 1, 2007 He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, to an artistic family of German (Germany) origin, having a mother who was a pianist and a father who was a writer and painter. "Two of San Francisco's best-known landmarks were built by Germans: Joseph Strauss designed the 1937 Golden Gate Bridge, and Bernard Maybeck, son of a German immigrant, designed the Palace of Fine Arts


sweet voice

that it was decided Flanders would be a faithful Christian. Mike Scully noted that Flanders is "everything Homer would love to be, although he'll never admit it". Flanders had been meant to be just a neighbor that Homer was jealous of, but Harry Shearer used "such a sweet voice" and Flanders


service medical

service medical center specializing in cancer (oncology) and cardiac care (cardiology). Opened in 1941, the hospital is licensed for 483 beds, and has over 3,000 employees. There are approximately 1000 physicians on staff. The campus is also home to Providence Child Center, a 58 bed facility dedicated exclusively to medically fragile children. Providence Portland Medical Center is part of the Providence Health & Services in Oregon. Providence Portland Medical Center is also one

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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