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2014-06-19 08:26:03

This new research is part of a series of reports identifying top web designers, digital agencies, and mobile application developers in major US cities. WASHINGTON, June 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today SourcingLine published new research on leading digital design and development firms in the greater Portland and Seattle region. The Web design category highlights firms focused on Web design, Web development, and/or Ecommerce development. The Portland and Seattle leaders in Web design...

2014-06-10 23:16:19

Tina Gilbertson, author of Constructive Wallowing (Viva Editions 2014) was recently featured as a Book Brahmin on Shelf Awareness. (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 Tina Gilbertson is a mental-health counselor in private practice in Portland, Ore. She teaches assertiveness and self-esteem workshops as well as classes on goal-setting, decision-making, overcoming anxiety and finding the right career. Constructive Wallowing: How to Beat Bad Feelings by Letting Yourself Have Them (Viva Editions, May 13,...

2014-06-10 16:30:39

BEAVERTON, Ore., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Brandefined, a thriving brand management company based in Portland, Oregon, is celebrating three years of business. The agency provides complete branding solutions tailored to small and medium businesses. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140610/116731 ) Brandefined began with the vision of Internet marketing pioneers Mike Clancy and Ron Way. The two friends and business partners watched as quality marketing solutions...

2014-05-16 12:23:49

Sixty-four local commercial building teams successfully embrace energy efficiency efforts PORTLAND, Ore., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy Trust of Oregon, Clark Public Utilities, the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Oregon, Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), City of Portland, and Portland Development Commission announced the winners of the 2013 Kilowatt Crackdown, a competition to improve energy performance of commercial office buildings. The competition engaged...

2014-05-14 12:21:18

Legacy Building Solutions partners with Portland Yacht Services to design-build new yacht storage facility. PORTLAND, Maine, May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Portland Yacht Services has opened a new facility for boat storage and maintenance at its new location on the western end of the waterfront in Portland, Maine. The new tension fabric building was custom designed and constructed by Legacy Building Solutions. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140513/87338 Founded...

2014-05-12 16:20:54

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Portland, Ore., had among the highest percent of commuters who bike to work, the U.S. Census Bureau reported today in a new brief focused on biking and walking to work. Nationally, 0.6 percent of workers commute by bike. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140512/86666 Since 2000, the percent of people who biked to work in Portland increased from 1.8 percent to 6.1 percent, according to 2008-2012 statistics from the American Community...

2014-05-03 23:03:08

Scott Mountain by the Brook has recently introduced its new designs (one, two, and three bedroom pet-friendly apartments) in a desirable location near I-205 and Clackamas Town Center in Portland, Oregon. Portland, OR (PRWEB) May 03, 2014 For relaxing ground- and second-floor apartments in three ideal floor plans, Scott Mountain is renting pet-friendly units with forest and mountain views and nearby parks and gardens. There are ample amenities both indoors and outdoors. Inside, residents...

2014-04-30 23:11:07

ConsumerResearchers have ranked the best home security companies in the city of Portland in a bid to improve the safety of citizens. The analysis and research is a stellar resource that helps residents to decide just what home security system is best for them. Portland, Maine (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 In a bid to maintain the safety of Portland, independent company ConsumerResearchers has released the rankings of the best home security systems in the city to help residents choose the system...

2014-04-29 23:04:26

The acquisition of the large format printing company allows Irwin-Hodson to enhance its broad range of printing services and continue providing exceptional service to its clients. PORTLAND, Ore. (PRWEB) April 29, 2014 The Irwin-Hodson Company is proud to announce the acquisition of Portland PrintWorks, LLC. Acquired in early February, we believe this partnership will allow us to provide quality products and service for all your printing needs. Portland PrintWorks served the Portland...

2014-03-29 23:03:55

Tickets for the recently announced Eagles Concert at the Moda Center go on sale today and are available online now at TicketProcess.com (PRWEB) March 29, 2014 The Moda Center in Portland, Oregon will be the place and August 27th will be the date for the recently added tour stop for The Eagles who have recently wrapped up the U.S. leg of their winter tour and added an additional series of concerts that take place in late summer of 2014. Fans can now find tickets for the Eagles Show in...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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