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Nike donates another $300,000 to Portland schools, nonprofits

The grants were given through the Nike Employee Grant Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation.

Former New York mayor contributes $1.25M towards Measure 90

Michael Bloomberg donated the money in support of the "Top Two Primary" initiative.

Puppet Labs wins OEN award

The tech startup won the Oregon Entrepreneurs Network's award for individual achievement.

Vancouver approves $30M steel plant

The Port of Vancouver will sell 9.6 acres of port-owned property to steel manufacturer Maruichi Northwest.

Portland nonprofit lands $8.5M federal grant

Worksystems Inc. will use the money to launch a training program designed to prepare 1,000 Rose City residents for careers in IT and advanced manufacturing.

Portland is a haven for small businesses

A Biz2Credit study listed the Rose City area as having the second-highest average revenue in the nation for businesses with fewer than 250 employees or under $10 million average revenue.

Intel shares slide 5%

The chipmaker's stock dipped $1.62 to $30.50 after reporting a solid quarter and outlook Tuesday.