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Seeking Help for Thanksgiving Meal

The Walnut Park Homeless Shelter is not scheduled to serve a meal on Thanksgiving Day, but those plans could change ...

Black College Tour Enriches Lives

Local nonprofit helps young people meet challenges, overcome obstacles

Running for Mayor

Local activist is fed up with local government

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TriMet Defends Added Security

Some activists are calling for a fareless transit system.

Veteran’s Day Salute

Moses Williams was a Medal of Honor recipient

Reprieve on Earthquake Rules

City Council removes rule on mandatory signs

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Nov. 5 Election Ballots Due

Teacher funding, drinking water issues considered.

Rising to the Top

Design firms should be dedicated to diversity

For Healthy Moms and Babies

New mothers are usually given advice on breastfeeding at the hospital, but some don’t follow up because of cultural differences

Top Pick Helps Kids Set Goals

New gym equipment dedicated at school

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Advocate for Small Business

Johnell Bell, a longtime advocate for minority businesses in Portland, has been named to the National Small Business Association Leadership ...

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Housing Wait List Opens

Wait list opens up Oct. 24-28.

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In the Middle of a Fight

A proposed change to city code by City Commissioner Chloe Eudaly to lessen the power of neighborhood associations to better ...

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Warming Heads and Hearts

A diverse volunteer sewing group stitches winter warmth for homeless residents

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New Front for Economic Growth

A new chamber has been formed, the Black American Chamber of Commerce, which promises to provide resources, scholarships and assistance ...