Quantcast
Last updated on April 17, 2014 at 14:57 EDT

Latest New Urbanism Stories

2012-09-30 23:02:51

One year after their official endorsement from Best Western, Revcaster is ready for more rapid growth and success. Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 What a difference a year makes! This time last year at the 2011 Best Western annual convention, the big announcement came from Ron Pohl and the official endorsement of Revcaster Hotel Rate Shopping. For Best Western hoteliers, they also learned that in 2012 their brand had put together a fantastic deal to provide the Revcaster rate shop...

2012-09-10 22:22:40

PORTLAND, Ore., Sept. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Hop in the Saddle: A Guide to Portland's Craft Beer Scene, by Bike is an essential travel guide to two of the things that make the city of Portlandia so unique: Bicycle transportation and ultra-locally brewed beer. Written by two Lonely Planet-trained guidebook authors, this new book is all about helping locals and visitors alike sample the best craft beer Portland has to offer while staying fit and keeping their carbon footprint to a...

2012-08-14 06:30:06

CORVALLIS, Ore., Aug. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Home buyers in the state of Oregon can now access online home buyer education classes and support through HomeSmartOregon.org, a new website designed to guide consumers through the home buying process. The website is intended to help home buyers learn about budgeting, saving, down payment assistance programs and safe financing options through online home buyer education classes and in-person coaching from Regional Housing Centers located...

2012-08-09 23:02:20

The Portland Hoop Kings thank No More Poverty and Michael Omidi and Julian Omidi for their support. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) August 09, 2012 Portland, Oregon — The Portland Hoops Kings, thanked No More Poverty (nmp.org) and its founding brothers, Michael Omidi, MD and Julian Omidi, for the support extended to their inner city youth basketball program. “We are very grateful for No More Poverty´s support of our program,” according to Monica Porter speaking on behalf of...

2012-07-16 10:21:40

NW Navigator Luxury Coaches of Portland, OR has been honored with a recognition by The Portland Business Journal in its selection of "Fastest-Growing Private 100 Companies." PORTLAND, Ore., July 16, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Announcing a special recognition appearing in the June, 2012 issue of The Portland Business Journal published by American City Business Journals. NW Navigator Luxury Coaches was selected for the following honor: (Photo:...

2012-07-03 10:20:40

Mineta Transportation Institute's research: Federally guaranteed state bonds should finance it SAN JOSE, Calif., July 3, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Mineta Transportation Institute (transweb.sjsu.edu) has released its newest peer-reviewed research report, Advancing High-Speed Rail Policy in the U.S. This report builds on a review of international experience with high-speed rail projects to develop recommendations for a high-speed rail (HSR) policy framework for the United...

2012-06-01 10:22:51

PORTLAND, Ore., June 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to empower and enrich lives, will honor the 2012 Oregon and Southwest Washington recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers® Scholarship Ceremony at the World Trade Center in Portland on Saturday, June 2 starting at 10:30 a.m. Comcast provided 65 students from Oregon and Southwest Washington with $73,000 in college scholarships through the...

2012-05-08 23:03:35

The guides help professionals navigate the many factors involved in creating good designs for aged care environments. Hoboken, NJ (PRWEB) May 07, 2012 An estimated 76 million Americans classified as baby boomers are approaching retirement age and will face age-related decisions in the next few years. One of the key decisions is where and how they will be comfortable and independent in a residence that will meet their needs over time, and as their lives evolve. Interior designers,...

2012-05-06 23:00:58

The city of Portland, Oregon will have an opportunity to watch the award-winning Today in America TV in the month of May. Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) May 06, 2012 Cities are named after people or famous historical facts. However, the city of Portland, Oregon was decided by a flip of the coin. The coin which was flipped was an 1835 Liberty Head Large Cent, known as the Portland Penny. This is rather fitting for a city that is as liberal as they come and welcoming to all. Today in America TV...

2012-03-23 23:01:28

Two day conference of "Unlocking Foreign Capital through the Federal EB-5 program" and “The Bottom Line: Capturing EB-5 Capital in China and Korea Executive Seminar” hosted by EB-5 Institute and Artisan Business Group, Inc., will be taking place in at the Governor Hotel in Portland Oregon March 30-31, 2012. Portland, OR (PRWEB) March 23, 2012 Two day conference of "Unlocking foreign capital through the federal EB-5 program" and “The Bottom Line: Capturing EB-5 Capital in...