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2011-05-19 19:00:00

PHOENIX, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St.

2011-04-21 10:24:00

DENVER, April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Today ViaWest, a leading provider of colocation, hosting, and managed services, announced the grand opening of its twenty-first enterprise-class data center located in Portland, Oregon.

2011-03-09 00:00:28

On Thursday, March 10, 2011, both of Phagans School of Hair Design salon locations in Portland, OR, will be hosting fundraisers for the Tristan Hicks Wellness Fund. Tristan, the 2-year-old son of a former student, was diagnosed with a brain tumor in February.

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.

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