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Old school: Paulsen's Pharmacy maintains old fashion ethos

121914-pharmacy-thumbBY MEGHAN NOLT

VIDEO: Under the radar — complete with a soda counter, the traditional Paulsen's Pharmacy looks to compete with big box retailers.

Top stories in 2014

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2014 was a year of wild contradictions, fast-paced growth and unexpected revelations.

Free Falling

121714-oilprice-thumbBY JASON NORRIS | OB CONTRIBUTOR

The implosion of the energy complex: The best thing for low oil prices is low oil prices.

The short list: Holiday habits of six Oregon CEOs

121214-xmaslist1BY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

We ask business and nonprofit leaders how they survive the season.

Dan and Louis Oyster Bar opens up to a changing neighborhood

121114-oystervidBy MEGHAN NOLT

VIDEO: Revamping a Classic — an iconic eatery stays relevant in a changing marketplace.

The short list: 4 companies engaged in a battle of the paddles

pingpongthumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Nothing says startup culture like a ping pong table in the office, lounge or lobby.

Behind the curtain: What students should know about accreditation and rankings

120414-edurating-thumbBY DEBRA RINGOLD | OP-ED CONTRIBUTOR

How important are institutional and/or program evaluations provided by third parties in selecting a college or university program?

The short list: 5 companies making a mint off kale

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Farmers, grocery stores and food processors cash in on kale.

The short list: 5 hot coffee shops for entrepreneurs

CupojoeBY JESSICA RIDGWAY

Oregon entrepreneurs reveal their favorite caffeine hangouts.