Wilsonville, Oregon

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makes the data available to software developers so they can create customized tools of their own. Incredible Universe The Incredible Universe concept was Tandy's attempt to compete with other electronics giants such as Best Buy and Circuit City (Circuit City (1949–2009 company)); the first two stores, located in Arlington, Texas

and Wilsonville, Oregon, opened in 1992. Each Incredible Universe store stocked more than 85,000 items, and the stores' sales personnel did not work on commission. Sales were below average compared to Tandy's profitable RadioShack line, and by late 1996, the company had decided to sell or close all 17 Incredible Universe stores. Lubbock Online Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Many Incredible Universe

locations for the additional stores and the expense of operating such large facilities, resulted in an overall lack of profitability (Profit (accounting)) for the entire enterprise. Fry's stores The Fry's stores in Tempe (Tempe, Arizona), Arizona; Wilsonville, Oregon; Sacramento (Sacramento, California) and San Diego (San Diego, California), California; Fishers, Indiana, Dallas (Dallas, Texas) (Garland), and Arlington, Texas are all former Incredible Universe

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publisher TriMet accessdate December 11, 2008 Freight rail service is provided by the Portland and Western Railroad over the same tracks as WES, with connections to BNSF Railway. These tracks run north-south and cross the Willamette over the Portland and Western Railroad Bridge (Wilsonville railroad bridge). The city does not have an airport, with Aurora State Airport to the south as the closest public field and Portland International Airport 17

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in Philadelphia. Upon graduating, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, and was sent to Guam. While stationed overseas, Schonely transferred to Armed Forces Radio (American Forces Network), where he was a disc jockey as well as doing news, sports and interviews. He also did his first play-by-play, calling military football and baseball games. In 1951, Schonely was reassigned to Quantico, Virginia, where he worked on the weekly base newspaper and emceed military events

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1956 expansion and, in 1962, Electro Scientific Industries' similar move to Washington County and expansion are credited with fostering the development of a large high-tech industry in Washington County, a number of firms which collectively are often referred to as the "Silicon Forest". After Hollywood decided to leave Beaverton, it signed a long-term lease for a building in Wilsonville, Oregon Wilsonville

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Story&StoryID 4796 title Art Tech High School’s second graduating class of 22 students fills last year’s footsteps – and then some last Kulla first Josh date June 11, 2008 newspaper Wilsonville Spokesman Transportation thumb Boone Bridge (File:Boone Bridge Oregon.JPG) Interstate 5 runs north-south through the middle of the city and crosses the Willamette River on the Boone Bridge (Boone Bridge (Oregon)).

. Offices of the agency are in the former city hall off Wilsonville Road. Kulla, Josh.Story&StoryID 4334 Out with the old, in with the new. ''Wilsonville Spokesman'', December 12, 2007. General information Cherriots currently operates Monday through Friday. There are 22 bus routes within Salem and Keizer and 2 express bus routes to Grand Ronde and Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon). The Wilsonville

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work The Oregonian page B1 and video rental retailer Movie Gallery and its subsidiary Hollywood Video were as well until bankruptcy in 2010.

stores were acquired by Fry's Electronics. Hollywood Video was headquartered in Beaverton until 1994, when it moved into Wilsonville (Wilsonville, Oregon). Goldfield, Robert. "Poorman-Douglas swallows up Hollywood's Beaverton space." ''Portland Business Journal''. Friday October 4, 1996. Retrieved on September 26, 2010. Salem-Keizer

, Oregon. Robert Goldfield of the ''Portland Business Journal'' said that Hollywood Video "barely" took occupancy of the structure; then Mark Wattles, the chief executive, decided to move the offices and the Hollywood Video headquarters to the former Smith's Home Furnishings headquarters in Wilsonville. In 1996 170 full-time employees worked from the headquarters. The

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Wilsonville, Oregon

'''Wilsonville''' is a city primarily in Clackamas County (Clackamas County, Oregon), Oregon, United States. A portion of the northern section of the city is in Washington County (Washington County, Oregon). Originally founded as Boones Landing due to the Boones Ferry which crossed the Willamette River at the location, the community became Wilsonville in 1880. The city was incorporated in 1969 with a population of around 1,000. The population was 13,991 at the 2000 census (2000 United States Census), and grew to 19,509 at the 2010 census. Slightly more than 90% of residents at the 2000 census were White, with Hispanics as the largest minority group.

Located within the Portland metropolitan area, the city also includes the planned community of Charbonneau (Charbonneau, Oregon) on the south side of the river. The city is bisected by Interstate 5 (Interstate 5 in Oregon) and includes I-5's Boone Bridge (Boone Bridge (Oregon)) over the Willamette. Public transportation is provided by the city's South Metro Area Regional Transit, which includes Wilsonville Station on the Westside Express Service operated by TriMet. Students in public schools attend schools in the West Linn-Wilsonville (West Linn-Wilsonville School District) and Canby (Canby School District) school districts, including the only traditional high school, Wilsonville High School. Clackamas Community College and Pioneer Pacific College both have campuses in the city.

Wilsonville has a council-manager form of government and operates its own library (Wilsonville Public Library), public works, and parks department. Fire and police protection are contracted out to other regional government agencies. The city is home to several technology companies including Mentor Graphics, along with Stream Global Services, the largest employer in the city. Wilsonville contains many distribution and manufacturing buildings adjacent to Interstate 5 such as regional distribution facilities for Coca Cola and Rite Aid. Retail centers include Argyle Square on the north and the Town Center Shopping Center to the south. Media in Wilsonville consists of the Portland area broadcast stations, regional newspapers, and the local ''Wilsonville Spokesman'' newspaper.

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