Portland News for May 29th 2013

Police: Dead infant found in Portland recycling center
The officers who first responded to the scene called in the medical examiner, forensic criminalists and homicide detectives to investigate further, according to a news release from the Portland Police Bureau. Police said the baby was African American … More…

Memorial Cup Final: Halifax tops Portland 6-4
Halifax Mooseheads left winger Jonathan Drouin holds the Memorial Cup after the Mooseheads defeated the Portland Winterhawks in the finals of the 2013 Memorial Cup in Saskatoon, on Sunday, May 26, 2013. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Liam … More…

Home prices up in Portland, across US
One year after hitting their housing crash low, Portland-area home prices continued to rebound in March as a persistent shortage of homes for sale continued into the strong spring selling season. At a glance. A Front Porch dashboard showing Portland More…

Portland protege looks foward to 2013 Theater at Monmouth season
MONMOUTH — When Hannah Daly was 10, she landed her first acting role as the youngest child of Bob Cratchit in "A Christmas Carol," performed by the Portland Stage Company. click image to enlarge. Hannah Daly will be a performance intern with the More…

Portland playlist from Justin Ringle | Travel | The Guardian
Justin Ringle, lead guitarist of the American indie folk band Horse Feathers, lets us in on his Portland playlist. More…

Tektronix, University of Portland mark Howard Vollum's 100th birthday
vollum_5_22_49_tektronix.JPG View full sizeHoward Vollum inspects oscilloscopes in the company's Southeast Portland offices in May 1949. Tek was three years old at the time and demand for its scopes was high — customers had to wait months for delivery. More…

Halifax Mooseheads beat Portland Winterhawks 6-4 to win Memorial
Nathan MacKinnon had three goals and two assists Sunday as the Halifax Mooseheads defeated the Portland Winterhawks 6-4 to win the MasterCard Memorial More…

Portland Housing Authority Planning Major Renovations
Portland's housing authority is rolling out plans to tenants to renovate roughly half of its public housing stock over the next several years. It's an $80 million project expected to start next year. The housing agency now called “Home Forward” has More…

Portland State University's School of Architecture launches Center
via Portland State University Portland State University's School of Architecture has announced the launch of its new Center for Public Interest Design, a.
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Portland-Bound Plane Delayed After Arizona Man Tries To Open Door In Midair
PORTLAND, Ore. – A passenger on an Alaska Airlines commercial flight was put into a chokehold and tied down with shoelaces after witnesses said he tried to open an emergency exit while the plane was still in the air. Alexander Michael Herrera, 23, was More…

B-Mets sprint past Portland for walk-off win
Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Josh Rodriguez scampered home with the game-winning run on a wild pitch by Jeremy Kehrt in the bottom of the ninth as the Binghamton Mets walked off past the Portland Sea Dogs, 6-5 Monday afternoon at NYSEG More…

FBI: Man tried to open exit door on Oregon flight
PORTLAND, Ore. — A passenger on a commercial flight from Alaska to Oregon was arrested Monday after witnesses say he tried to open an emergency exit during the plane's descent and other passengers had to help restrain him using shoelaces and More…

Man who disrupted Ore. flight says he's bipolar
Herrera, was arrested and booked into a Portland, Oregon, jail Monday, May 27, 2013 on a charge of interfering with a flight crew. Witnesses said he tried to open the emergency exit during the plane's descent into Portland. Other passengers had to help More…

The Winterhawks: Despite some big roster hits, Portland expects to contend
But the Portland Winterhawks expect to be a dominant team next season and beyond even if they lose three of their top four defensemen, which is possible. “We feel quite comfortable that we're going to be a contender for the next couple years, for sure More…

No fluoride for Portland. What about Hillsboro? Guest column
So, no fluoride for Portland! The anti-fluoride side won this round. But I don't know if this is something to celebrate or not. To be honest, I don't know what to think about fluoridated water. Even though a number of studies have been cited, I still More…

Great Portland Estates Rating Reiterated by BNP Paribas (GPOR)
Great Portland Estates logo BNP Paribas reaffirmed their neutral rating on shares of Great Portland Estates (LON: GPOR) in a report released on Thursday, StockRatingsNetwork.com reports. BNP Paribas currently has a GBX 560 ($8.47) price objective on More…

Portland to set aside less than $500000 for preventative maintenance on local
portland.street.maintenance.may.6.2012.JPG The Portland City Council in 2009 voted unanimously to cut money for maintenance of local streets. But in the wake of a new audit, Portland Mayor Charlie Hales and the Bureau of Transportation want to restore More…

Portland Beer and Cheese Fest Returns
PORTLAND, Ore. — The ultimate beer and cheese experience, the Portland Beer and Cheese Fest returns for a 2nd year just in time for Fathers Day and featuring 10 masterfully paired beers and cheeses plus charcuterie. Brought to you byPortland Beer More…

Portland vs. Wilmington Hammerheads preview – righting the ship in USOC
I was talking with the club manager for my over 40 club on May 26 after our practice about the Portland Timbers big win in Washington D.C. over the weekend, and how much we had been enjoying this season so far. Between the Timbers resurgence and the More…

Passenger restrained with shoelaces during flight to Portland | kgw
Passengers on a flight from Anchorage to Portland had to restrain a man with shoestrings and seat belt extensions after he attempted to open an emergency exit, More…

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