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2011-09-09 21:00:00

More than 300 participants expected to attend conference that explores how communities build civic infrastructure to help improve outcomes for kids Portland,

2011-08-09 07:22:00

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2011-07-27 07:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- For the fourth year in a row, the challenge is on. Starting this week, 36 selected participants across the U.S.

2011-06-22 12:50:00

SEATTLE, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Bank, the bank subsidiary of Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), today announced that it was recently recognized by Seattle Business magazine as one of Washington's "100 Best Companies to Work For." Ranked 35th in the small-companies category, Pacific Continental was the only bank to place in the "banking and financial services" segment of the small-companies category.

2011-06-20 07:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc. (Nasdaq: ZIP), the world's leading car sharing network, today announced the launch of its fourth annual Low-Car Diet challenge.

2011-06-09 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Ecopalooza Project is proud to announce the 2nd annual Ecopalooza concert, a 100% solar-powered Wine and Jazz event raising awareness about clean energy and raising funds for the installation of a solar panel array to a local high School.

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