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Adaptive reuse can be infeasible

Construction a new energy-efficient building is more harmful to the environment than reusing an existing structure.

Rivermark closes two more branches

Rivermark Community Credit Union is closing its locations in Clackamas and Newberg as it moves towards a focus on mobile banking.

Nancy Pelosi visits Portland startups

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi visited the Pearl District offices of Urban Airship to talk with local startup CEOs.

Apple's stock reaches highest value in market history

 Stock of the Cupertino, Calif.-based juggernaut had been slumping for months but recently it's been rocketing.

FEI pays $15 million to settle patent battle

FEI Co., the Hillsboro-based maker of high-end electron microscopes, has had strong sales growth in recent quarters, but was locked in a patent dispute with Hitachi High-Technologies Corp.

Big equestrian center envisioned near Sheridan

A developer with local support hopes to create an equestrian center and more on 325 acres of land near Sheridan but his dreams are threatened by a federal easement.

China's solar industry acknowledges trade hurdles

After the U.S. Commerce Department imposed anti-dumping and anti-subsidy tariff's in response to complaints by U.S. manufacturers such as SolarWorld, Chinese manufacturers face declining margins and exports.