Latest Portland, Oregon Stories

2011-03-04 14:00:00

EUGENE, Ore., March 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pacific Continental Corporation (Nasdaq: PCBK), the bank holding company of Pacific Continental Bank, today announced that it was again recognized by Oregon Business magazine as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon.

2011-02-08 08:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar, Inc., the world's largest car sharing network, announced today that it has completed the official launch of programs at eight additional college and university campuses this winter.

2011-01-20 14:11:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Evraz Inc. NA, a leading North American steel manufacturer serving the flat, long and tubular markets, today announced plans to relocate its headquarters from Portland, Ore. to Chicago, Ill. this June.

2011-01-18 13:01:00

PORTLAND, Maine, Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Wednesday, January 19, the USS JFK Museum will present a detailed business plan to the Portland City Council (7:00pm) in hopes to gain their support in the effort to bring the decommissioned aircraft carrier to Casco Bay.

2011-01-13 15:40:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SoloPower, Inc., a California-based manufacturer of flexible, thin film solar cells and modules, announces it will locate a high volume manufacturing facility in Wilsonville, Oregon.

2011-01-13 08:00:00

PORTLAND, Maine, Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portland Regional Chamber and Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Maine are pleased to announce a new program called Business Boosters that will bring down the cost of a Chamber membership for small businesses in the Portland area.

2010-12-28 00:00:36

18 Companies in Oregon and Washington and One Couple from New Mexico Got Together to Send 12.6 Million Holiday Greetings of Joy in the Portland Metro Area Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) December 27, 2010 The Portland, Oregon, metro area may very well have the highest level of holiday spirit of any major metropolitan area in the U.S.

2010-12-06 08:15:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Dec. 6, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Zipcar Inc., the world's largest car-sharing service, announces the results of the company's third annual Low-Car Diet challenge.

Word of the Day
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.