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10 quotes explaining crisis at Port of Portland

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Friday, February 20, 2015
022015 port portland OBM-thumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

The ongoing labor disputes at the Port of Portland came to a head two weeks ago when Hanjin, the container port's largest client, notified its customers it would be ending its direct route to Oregon.

 

Uncertainty about convention center hotel could cost Portland an NBA All-Star Game

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Wednesday, February 18, 2015
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NBA commissioner: "I would love to end up having an All-Star Game in Portland. It's really just a function of ensuring that we can fit in town."

 

4 winners and losers in the Kitzhaber scandal

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Thursday, February 12, 2015
021315-govorno-thumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Examining the governor's rapid fall from grace in a "bizarre" and "unprecedented" saga.

 

Where do Portland demographics rank among the largest 50 cities in the US?

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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The Portland in Perspective study, done by the City Budget Office, was released Tuesday.

 

Downtown flower shop readies for the Valentine's Day rush

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Monday, February 09, 2015
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VIDEO: Gifford's Flowers brings family approach to PSU-area shop.

 

6 chiefs of staff dish on their bosses

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Thursday, February 05, 2015
legilistiblog-thumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

We ask chiefs of staff for the scoop on Oregon legislators.

 

5 schools helping students crack code

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Thursday, January 29, 2015
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As the costs of college mount, and as employer demand for software developers soars, coding schools and classes are popping up everywhere.

 

4 married couples who work together

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Thursday, January 22, 2015
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They say maintaining a healthy marriage takes work. So does running a business with your spouse.

 

5 companies react to lower fuel prices

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Thursday, January 15, 2015
thumb-shutterstock 233787049BY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

Consumers love the savings they get from low oil prices, but how has business been affected?

 

Transportation Fairness Alliance holds demonstration in Pioneer Square

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015
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Portland's cab companies urged city hall for consideration as officials weigh new rules for Uber and other ridesharing companies.

 

7 industry trends of 2015

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Friday, January 09, 2015
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Industry groups identify top trends for 2015.

 

Playoffs pay off for the Ducks

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Friday, January 02, 2015
oregon-ducks-logo-helmet-thumbBY JACOB PALMER | OB DIGITAL NEWS EDITOR

The University of Oregon football team looked unstoppable on the field Jan. 1 — and the university is reaping the benefits of the new postseason format.

 

Old school: Paulsen's Pharmacy maintains old fashion ethos

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Thursday, December 18, 2014
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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Thursday, December 18, 2014
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2014 was a year of wild contradictions, fast-paced growth and unexpected revelations.

 

The short list: Holiday habits of six Oregon CEOs

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
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

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Thursday, December 11, 2014
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

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Thursday, December 04, 2014
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Nothing says startup culture like a ping pong table in the office, lounge or lobby.

 

The short list: 5 companies making a mint off kale

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Thursday, November 20, 2014
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Farmers, grocery stores and food processors cash in on kale.

 

SEI CEO Tony Hopson speaks at 100 Best Nonprofits event

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Wednesday, October 16, 2013
BY EMMA HALL | OB WEB EDITOR

10.17.13 Thumbnail KeynoteSelf Enhancement Inc. president and CEO Tony Hopson delivered a rousing keynote at the celebration of the 100 Best Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon on October 2. If you missed his speech or want to see it again, check out the video courtesy of Self Enhancement Inc.

 

Oregon Business wins general excellence award

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Monday, September 09, 2013
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Thumbnail TheLatestOregon Business magazine has been named one of the top 10 small business publications in the country by the national American Society of Business Publication Editors.

 

 

 

Ruby Receptionists; 10 years of 'personal connection'

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Thursday, August 08, 2013
BY BRANDON SAWYER | OB RESEARCH EDITOR

08.08.13 Thumbnail RubyRuby Receptionists, a Portland company famous for its employee parties, is celebrating 10 years in business with an anniversary party this weekend that founder and CEO, Jill Nelson says, "is going to put all other parties to shame."

 
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