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2014-03-12 12:20:38

IRVING, Texas, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FleetPride, Inc., the nation's largest independent distributor of aftermarket

2014-03-09 23:02:37

Portland Aquarium will be closed for remodeling from March 10-14.

2014-02-10 23:21:41

This year’s offerings Include an epic week of climbing in the Cascades, a weekend ride in Oregon wine country and a small high-end tour through Northeastern Oregon and Southeastern Washington.

2014-01-23 12:27:06

PORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Slalom Consulting's Portland office recently announced its promotion of Kory Kimball to general manager.

2014-01-22 23:28:26

The Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT) has been making lots of improvements to crosswalks and sidewalks in recent months, but it’s not enough says Oregon personal injury lawyer Sean DuBois,

2014-01-21 23:01:27

For the seventh year in a row, hands On Greater Portland and United Way of the Columbia-Willamette teamed up for United Way MLK Weekend of Service, and this year the organizations used CafeGive

2013-12-21 23:03:28

In Oregon, the possibility of rain, ice, and snow during the winter can make driving a hazardous activity.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.