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Symposium on Hate

Confronting Extremism: The State of Hate Today will be the subject of a fall symposium to reflect on the challenges posed by racism, extremism, hate groups and hate speech in our community.

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Kids Explore the Science of Sound

Blue Man Group inspired exhibit

A national touring exhibit, “Blue Man Group – Making Waves” is now showing through Jan. 10 at Portland’s Children’s Museum.

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In Loving Memory

Leroy Hudson Sr.

Leroy Hudson Sr. was born Jan. 22, 1936 to George and Louise Hudson of Cairo, Ill.

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Sinfully Smooth Vocals

Grammy winning songwriter and R&B artist Eric Bellinger will bring his national tour to Portland with a Friday, Nov. 13 performance at Peter’s Room on the ground floor of the Roseland Theater, downtown.

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Shopping to Support Women

Dress for Success Oregon, one of the Pacific Northwest’s most active woman-centered non-profits, is excited to welcome the community to Acey’s Closet Clothing Sale happening this weekend.

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Lillard Scores 34 to Rally Blazers

Damian Lillard had 34 points and seven assists, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat Minnesota 106-101 on Monday night in Minneapolis.

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World Series Champions

Royals finish with late rally and 12 inning rout

Crown 'em, Kansas City!

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Events Salute Our Local Veterans

You’re invited to celebrate veterans in Vancouver and Portland thanks to local organizations who have made a point to honor them in observance of Veterans Day.

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Back to Host the Oscars

Chris Rock is coming back to host the Oscars for a second time. Are you ready?

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Ain’t Misbehavin’

A tribute to the black musicians of Harlem

The Tony Award-winning musical Ain’t Misbehavin’ – a celebration of the Jazz legend, Thomas “Fats” Waller and the black musicians of the 1920s and 30s – opened Friday.

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Literary festival has new diversity focus

A beloved Portland literary festival will kick off Saturday with an added focus on diverse authors and hopes of reaching out more than ever to communities of color and young people.

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In Loving Memory

Marian Calhoun Jacobs

Dignity, elegance, faith-filled and a phenomenal woman are all words that describe Marian Calhoun Jacobs, a long- time Portland resident who inherited a rich legacy of faith, family, character, leadership and entrepreneurship.

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#BlackLivesMatter: A Rallying Cry for our Times

The fight for equal access and opportunity

While it is obvious to many of us that all lives matter, it is not so obvious that in our great nation founded on the principles of equality and justice that black lives matter.

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Money Moved for Affordable Housing

More money will be directed to affordable housing projects from Portland’s Urban Renewal Districts over the next five years under a proposal going to the Portland City Council.

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Happy 80th Birthday!

Betty Marie Ivory

Join us in celebrating our mother's 80th birthday!

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Jazzy Halloween at Jimmy Mak’s

Portland’s beloved jazz ensemble, the Norman Sylvester Band, and special guests Lenanne Sylvester-Miller and Sarah Billings, will host a Halloween concert and costume party this Saturday.

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Mayor Nixes Re-Election Bid

Mayor Charlie Hales made a surprise announcement Monday that he was withdrawing his plans to run for a second term in office.

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Soccer Returns to PCC

Teams suit up for men and women

At PCC, Patterson hopes to build around talented core players with a sharp, crisp passing and possession style.

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Human Rights Film Series

(T)error follows the journey of Saeed “Shariff” Torres,’ a 63-year-old former Black Panther turned counterterrorism informant for the FBI.

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Teaching the Truth about America’s History

When a school textbook distorts slavery

Who is writing and influencing the history our children are taught? Should a few education officials in Texas or any state drive decisions about what all of our children learn or sugarcoat the truth?

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