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2014-10-30 23:07:52

Portland-based civil litigation defense firm announces new look, new website. Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Five months after their expansion, the AV rated law firm Hodgkinson Street LLC announces new branding and a website to accompany their recent change to Hodgkinson Street Mepham. After David Mepham’s promotion to name partner earlier this year, Hodgkinson Street Mepham revitalizes their brand and website to include Mepham’s name and better reflect their combined...

2014-10-30 23:00:56

Virtuabotix LLC has announced that they will be moving their electronics business headquarters, and all of there operations from Colorado to Portland, OR. Moving a major online retail operation to Oregon, and opening up more options for west coast Electronics. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Today Virtuabotix LLC has announced they will be moving their headquarters, and all Virtuabotix.com operations from Colorado Springs, Colorado to Portland, Oregon soon. Virtuabotix.com is a...

2014-10-28 16:27:23

PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Heffernan Insurance Brokers, one of the largest full-service, independent insurance brokerage firms in the United States, has been recognized as one of Oregon's Healthiest Employers, an awards program presented by the Portland Business Journal. Heffernan's Portland branch ranked #2 in 2014 in the midsize company category. Select employers from the area were named winners of the awards program, held October 23, 2014 at the Sentinel Hotel...

2014-10-28 12:28:54

LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon launches new online news source for healthcare consumers PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- LifeWise Health Plan of Oregon today announced the official launch of Healthfeed - an online information hub to help Oregonians make informed healthcare decisions. This new health tool, which was built to educate both LifeWise members and the community, will deliver timely content with an Oregon focus. It will cover topics related to personal health and...

2014-10-23 12:30:17

Experience "The Science of Medicine, the Art of Healing" PORTLAND, Ore., Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Join the #1-ranked acupuncture school in the country as we invite you to our clinic and college open house. On Friday, October 24, the nation will celebrate Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Day (AOM Day). In honor of this celebration, Oregon College of Oriental Medicine (OCOM), located at 75 NW Couch Street in Portland, Oregon, will be opening our doors to the public from 10:00 AM to...

2014-10-23 08:35:48

PORTLAND, Oregon, October 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new report by Allied Market Research titled, "Global Bio-Implants Market (Types, and Geography) - Size, Share, Global Trends, Company Profiles, Demand, Insights, Analysis, Research, Report, Opportunities, Segmentation and Forecast, 2013 - 2020, suggests that the global bio implants market would reach $115.8 billion by 2020, registering a CAGR of 10.3% during 2014 - 2020. Cardiovascular bio implants would garner sizable share...

2014-10-21 23:08:48

New font manager designed to tightly fit into modern design workflows; archives font collections via cloud-based services Portland, Ore. (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Extensis® today released Suitcase Fusion® 6, the professional-grade font manager which integrates fonts directly into the creative workflow and allows designers to get the most out of their font collections by organizing them into a single, searchable location. Touting compatibility with last week’s release of...

2014-10-21 08:27:07

PORTLAND, Oregon, October 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new market research report by Allied Market Research titled, "Global Herbicides Market -(Type, Mode of Action, Crop Type, Geography) Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 - 2020", indicates that the global herbicide market would reach $31.5 billion by 2020, registering CAGR of 5.4% from 2014 to 2020. Asia-Pacific is the dominant market in terms of consumption of herbicides (around two...

2014-10-20 23:09:24

Succeed participates in local wellness initiative sponsored by Kaiser Permanente Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Succeed is proud to announce that they ranked in the top 16% of local companies who participated in the Every Body Walk! campaign by Kaiser Permanente. Every Body Walk! is a public awareness project that encourages workers to be more active outside of the workplace. This campaign, the Summer Step 10,000 Program, which concluded at the end of September, was a...

2014-10-17 23:07:35

The Who tour tickets for Portland, OR at Moda Center, Seattle, WA at Key Arena, Minneapolis, MN at Target Center, Chicago, IL at United Center, and Milwaukee, WI at Bradley Center are now on sale to the public. Renowned provider QueenBeeTickets.com is delighting fans with authentic tickets for The Who at fair prices while seats last. Oshkosh, Wisconsin (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 QueenBeeTickets.com has the largest inventory that can be found on the Internet, and it is currently stocked with...


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Portland Sheep
2014-10-27 09:16:50

The Portland sheep is a breed of domestic sheep that originated in England and was named after the Isle of Portland in Dorset. It is one of the oldest tan-faced breeds in Dorset and is known to have contributed to the development of the Dorset sheep. This breed could once be found throughout Dorset, but by the 1970’s it nearly became extinct. However, conservation efforts conducted by breeders and the Rare Breeds Survival Trust have brought it to a more stable point and it has been given a...

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Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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