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20 on Hawthorne apartments sold for $15M

The high-end "20 on Hawthorne" Portland apartment building was purchased by a JPMorgan Chase investment fund for $14.95M, or $283 per square foot.

Eugene trees fed by sewage being harvested

The first trees grown at Biocycle Farm in Eugene are being harvested. It is the nation's largest tree farm fed with treated sewage sludge, known as biosolids.

Portland restaurant adds charge for health care

Portland restaurant Biwa is asking customers to help pay for workers' health insurance with a five percent surcharge.

Umpqua Bank opening San Francisco flagship

Oregon-based Umpqua Bank is opening a new flagship branch in San Francisco's Financial District.

Portland sues over loo

The City of Portland is suing a Southern Oregon company for copyright infringement for selling a public restroom similar to the Portland Loo.

Harry and David expecting good year

Harry & David is gearing up for the holiday season as the pear harvest begins this week.

'Grand bargain' focuses on business tax cuts

Lawmakers will find out soon if Gov. Kitzhaber will call a special session to vote on Oregon's "grand bargain."