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Rose Festival Junior Parade brings thousands to NE Portland  KGW.com

PORTLAND, Ore. — The Rose Festival Junior Parade is an 83-year tradition. Thousands of kids left school early to head to the route on Northeast Sandy ...



'In Oregon, large earthquakes are inevitable': School districts explain how they are preparing for seismic safety  KPTV.com

As students head back to school, safety is on a lot of minds. That includes seismic safety. More than a decade ago, the state looked at more than 1000 public.



Goffs purchase plumbing business  Grant Tribune Sentinel

A familiar business in Grant is taking on a new chapter that begins with new ownership.



Stolen Gun, Vandalism Found Inside Portland High School  750 KXL

Portland, Oregon – A lot of damage and a stolen gun. Just some of the things police found inside a Portland high school early this morning. Security alarms went ...



UPDATE: U.S. Grant High School placed on lockout after gun found on campus, suspect in custody  KFOR Oklahoma City

OKLAHOMA CITY - An Oklahoma high school was placed on lockdown after authorities discovered a gun on campus. According to information from the ...



Long’s lead Newaygo to district final  WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan

NEWAYGO, Mich -- Jaylee Long scored 27 points and Jaxi Long added 15 as Newaygo beat Comstock Park 62-51 Wednesday night in a district semifinal at ...



Portland Public Schools votes to withdraw support for city contract to fund SROs  KPTV.com

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Board members with Portland Public Schools voted to suspend a controversial agreement Tuesday night.



Portland school boundary changes: 15 maps show proposed lines  OregonLive.com

Oregon's largest school district plans to jostle 5000 students -- 10 percent of its enrollment -- as part of a long-awaited effort to fix education inequities. Portland ...



One final gathering for NE Portland's Grant High School, class of '49  The Oregonian - OregonLive.com

The class reunion flier announced that this would be the final one, with the word "really" added for emphasis. Back in 1949, Northeast Portland's Grant High ...



Celebrating Valentine's Day with love stories of high school sweethearts  Grant Tribune Sentinel

Love stories in books and movies usually make relationships look pretty easy. In every good story there is typically a minor problem which almost certainly ends ...



PPS staff say Grant needs buses to Marshall  Hollywood Star News

By Janet Goetze *protected email* The transportation staff of Portland Public Schools has recommended a three-tier solution for Grant High School.



Portland Public Schools Takes Another Run At Converting To Middle Schools  OPB News

Oregon's largest school district rolled out plans Thursday to redraw school boundaries and relocate programs affecting 17 campuses. This is Portland Public ...



Benson High School's Carol Campbell named Grant High's new principal  OregonLive.com

Carol Campbell_Benson 005.jpg. Carol Campbell, who served as principal of Benson High for two years, will take over Grant High School this fall.



Barfknecht: The peculiar story of young Coach K's recruiting trips to Grant, Nebraska  Omaha World-Herald

Welcome back to Nebraska, Mike Krzyzewski. In the fall of 1981, you traveled to the southwest Nebraska metropolis of Grant (pop. 1115) to visit one of this ...



Beverly Cleary Turns 103  750 KXL

Author Beverly Cleary is having a birthday; The big 103. The American writer of children's books brought us Ramona Quimby and the gang. She was born in ...



Grant High neighbors should brace for unprecedented construction traffic, meeting told  OregonLive.com

For parents of students en route to Grant in the near future, the meeting held few concrete details.



Grant High School student arrested on drug-related accusations after search of Northeast Portland home  OregonLive.com

A Grant High School student was arrested Thursday on accusations of delivering cocaine, heroin and marijuana near a school and other allegations.



Hateful graffiti left in Portland high school bathroom  KATU

Students at a Portland high school found hateful graffiti left in one of their bathrooms this week.A picture of the graffiti left at a gender-neutral bathroom at Grant ...



OKC Civic Life for Monday, May 27, 2019  oklahoman.com

Arrive early for summer flights Construction, more daily flights and more people flying means Will Rogers World Airport is anticipating a busy summer travel ...



33 homicides in Portland in 2018 involved victims ranging in age from 18 to 89  OregonLive

Thirty-three people were killed in Portland in 2018, including four who died in police shootings. The 33 killings mark an increase from 27 recorded in 2017, but ...



Pamplin Media Group - Swastika, racist graffiti at Grant High School  Pamplin Media Group

According to police, at 7:01 a.m. on Sunday, March 22, North Precinct officers responded to the school at 2245 N.E. 36th Ave. on a report of a break in to a ...



Local X Games Special Olympics snowboarder returns home with four gold medals  KPTV.com

Weekends on Mount Hood to under the big lights on the X Games slopes on ESPN, Portland's Henry Meece is a beast on the slopes.



Grant High School community garden project moves closer to spring completion in Northeast Portland  OregonLive.com

The Grant site, off Northeast 36th Avenue, will feature a garden for the school to use for experimentation and education, and a separate garden for the ...



Where are they now? Adrianne Poppe  Grant Tribune Sentinel

See the light in others and treat them as if that's all you see,” is a favorite quote of Grant native, Adrianne Poppe who has taken her talents to Lincoln where she ...



Police investigating former Newaygo Co. teacher following allegations of inappropriate conduct  Fox17

GRANT, Mich. -- A former Grant High School teacher is at the center of a police investigation following allegations of inappropriate conduct. According to a ...



HS assistant principal bans athletic shorts, tells boys to 'blame the girls'  Boston 25 News

A Tennessee assistant principal was placed on administrative leave Wednesday after he recorded a video addressing a ban on athletic shorts, in which he ...



Northeast Portland's Grant High to introduce new basketball coaches to community  OregonLive.com

Grant High School Principal Vivian Orlen announced a 4:30 p.m. May 4 open house for parents and the community to meet the school's new basketball coaches.



From Grant to Gucci: The unlikely rise of Phoenix Suns' Mike James  OregonLive.com

Portland-native Mike James is in the middle of an incredible journey from basketball afterthought to NBA starting point guard.



Pamplin Media Group - Bits & Pieces  Pamplin Media Group

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Pamplin Media Group - Gun violence issue comes to stage  Portland Tribune

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Grant High Principal Vivian Orlen returning to New York: Northeast Portland news  OregonLive.com

Northeast Portland news and events on Friday, June 14, 2013.



Northeast Portland: Grant High, Hollywood Theater considering film class partnership; fundraiser Tuesday  OregonLive.com

Ten percent of sales at the Laurelwood Public House on 5115 NE Sandy Boulevard will go to the theater's education initiative, said Doug Whyte, executive ...



How Nike dominated Oregon high schools in 1 fell swoosh  NRToday.com

PORTLAND — A caravan of coaches paced the empty halls at Sandy High School in search of a symbol.



Bobby Diamond Dead: 'Fury' Actor Was 75  Hollywood Reporter

Bobby Diamond, who portrayed a young orphan opposite Peter Graves and a wild stallion on the 1950s NBC series 'Fury,' has died. He was 75.



Oregon students join national walkout to stop gun violence: Live updates  OregonLive.com

One month after 17 people died in an attack on a Florida high school, students in Portland and across the state will join their peers around the country in a ...



David Lickey, Oregon high school teacher, under fire for letter questioning 'rape culture'  Washington Times

An Oregon high school has apologized after a teacher penned an opinion piece questioning the existence of "rape culture" and reportedly distributed it among ...



Students Protest ‘Prank’ Punishment; Police Investigate Vandalism  Fox17

NEWAYGO COUNTY, Mich. (April 29, 2014) -- Dozens of Grant High School students protested for part of the day amid an end of the school year controversy in ...



King School's Kim Patterson to leave Portland Public Schools for Oregon Department of Education  OregonLive.com

Patterson will take over as director of educator effectiveness at the Oregon Department of Education.



Pamplin Media Group - TAKING AIM AT GUN VIOLENCE  Pamplin Media Group

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Pink Martini to tour 6 Turkish cities  Daily Sabah

Having brought music from all over the world and from various times, Pink Martini will perform in Bursa, Istanbul, İzmir, Adana, Ankara and Konya between May ...



Grant football coach Diallo Lewis resigns after 10-year run with Generals  OregonLive.com

Grant's Diallo Lewis resigned as the school's football coach Monday following a 10-year run. Lewis wrote in a text message that he was accepting a position as ...



Clark County composer's spiritual gets world premiere  The Columbian

Judy Rose sat in her truck, weeping. She had places to go and things to do, but she couldn't move. She certainly couldn't drive.



Teens learn leadership, survival through search, rescue program  OregonLive.com

Charlotte and Colin Klein, twin sophomores at Grant High School, stand ready to search and rescue when people get lost in nature. The siblings belong to ...



SPS hires new assistant superintendent of operations  Stillwater News Press

Dana Renner begins her new job as assistant superintendent of operations for Stillwater Public Schools on July 1.



Since Sandy Hook, a gun has been fired on school grounds nearly once a week  Los Angeles Times

There have been more than 180 shootings on school campuses that resulted in an injury or death in the U.S. since Dec. 14, 2012, when 20 children and six ...



Rose Festival 2012: Grant High School selects Nyausha West as princess  OregonLive.com

The 17-year-old senior said she plans to study social work in college and wants to work with kids. The Rose Festival queen will be selected on June 9 just before ...



Racist policing plagues Portland's nightclubs (Barriers to Entry)  High Country News

In the warm late-night hours of May 25, 2017, in Portland, Oregon, not far from the banks of the Willamette River, Sam Thompson approached the door of a club ...



Grant to crown princess; man robs Papa Murphy's: Northeast Portland News  OregonLive.com

Northeast Portland news on Thursday, March 14, 2013.



Valentine's Day pop-up shop; Mardi Gras Ball; 'Grease'; Northeast Portland weekend events (update)  OregonLive.com

A few things to do close to home this weekend in Northeast Portland.



Madison High School crowns Mele Kavapalu as rose princess  Hollywood Star News

By Ted Perkins *protected email* On March 14, Mele Kavapalu was crowned as Madison High School's 2017 Rose Festival princess during a ceremony at the.



US Top 500 Outdoor Returnees: Jamal Walton Leads The Pack With Top All-Time 400m Mark  MileSplit

Last spring at the Pan-American Junior Athletics Championships, Jamal Walton ran one of the top marks ever by a high school athlete. Walton threw down a ...



Changing Portland: NE Alberta no longer the neighborhood black and Latino residents once knew  OregonLive.com

The neighborhoods surrounding Northeast Alberta Street and Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard has seen one of the most dramatic exoduses of minority families ...



Panera Cares pay-what-you-can cafe learns about entitlement, feeding hungry  OregonLive.com

The cafe has yet to go a month without losing money -- though it's making about 70 percent of its operating cost, up from 60 a year ago, said Dave Hardin, who ...



Student leaders selected for JCamp 2018  GlobeNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO, May 17, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA) has selected talented high school students from ...



David Lickey passing Grant Con Team baton; Willie Jack named TriMet Driver of the Year: Northeast Portland news  OregonLive.com

Northeast Portland news and events on Friday, May 10, 2013.



New Visions for the Techmen  Portland Observer

Curtis Wilson Jr., the new principal of Benson Polytechnic High School, may not need an introduction for many in the Portland area. With 23 years under his belt ...



Portland-area ski swaps can outfit your kids for less: Omamas  OregonLive.com

Check out these opportunities to buy used gear in Lake Oswego, Northeast Portland and North Portland.



Teen’s dream re-ignited after stolen food cart found  KOIN.com

GRESHAM, Ore. (KOIN) — Nico Vergara has been working on a home-made pizza cart for the past year. The 19-year-old Grant High School graduate saved ...



PCC Men's Basketball Win First Title  Portland Observer

Portland Community College's basketball squad has earned their first title in school history after defeating Pierce College in a 92-86 bout. The win is highlighted ...



A cut above the rim: Terrell Brandon's barber shop celebrates 25 years  KPTV.com

A two-time state champ at Grant High School, a University of Oregon basketball hall of famer, and a two-time NBA All-Star – Portland's Terrell Brandon retired ...



Bill calls for a time out on the high school exit exam  EdSource

The California High School Exit Exam would be suspended for several years and its role would be re-examined under a bill introduced last week by the chair of ...



As more coyotes are sighted in Northeast Portland, wildlife experts hold community forum Thursday  OregonLive.com

Coyotes can be found today living in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Chicago and Cleveland. Though they've lived in Northeast for years, they've become more ...



January 2017 – Memo Pad  Mid-county Memo

Each day, members of our community quietly celebrate milestones, achievements and accomplishments—big and small. This department highlights these ...



Where to recycle Christmas trees in Northeast Portland this weekend and help a good cause  OregonLive.com

Lots of opportunities in Northeast Portland to help a good cause and recycle your tree.



German descendants trace path from Russia to Portland at Concordia University  OregonLive.com

Until he started at Grant High School, Jerry Schleining thought everyone grew up with cousins, uncles, aunts and both sets of grandparents within four blocks of ...



Gay-bashing church plans picketing at Heritage High  The Columbian

Members of the gay-bashing Westboro Baptist Church are scheduled to picket outside Heritage High School after classes on June 1. No one's sure why the ...



Best Portland Words  Willamette Week

Best Robot Overlord. If you want to escape an evil robot trying to kill you, head for uneven ground and always run toward the sun. The lowered contrast from the ...



Alameda Neighborhood Association objects to school boundary changes in Northeast Portland  OregonLive.com

The association also said it will hold a community forum of its own in December.



Truly 'Back By Popular Demand' PINK MARTINI Returns To The McCallum With China Forbes And Storm Large  Broadway World

Pink Martini, a McCallum favorite returns for eight great shows Friday, February 9, through Thursday, February 15. In 1994 in his hometown of Portland, Thomas ...



There's a real digital divide in rural Nebraska  Lincoln Journal Star

On the wide-open plains of central Nebraska, a little more than a mile north of the Logan County line along Avenue 70, Pam Schaeffer can go days without ...



Missing Link closes Roseway bike shop  Hollywood Star News

By Ted Perkins *protected email* At the end of the year, James Emond closed the Roseway outpost of his Missing Link bicycle shop at 7125 N.E. Sandy.



A restaurant parking lot is transformed into Alameda's latest retail hub (Photos) - Portland  Portland Business Journal

The building that housed longtime restaurant Perry's on Fremont has since been sold and will become a learning center and daycare in April. Now, the former ...



Light-hearted Peeples never stops improving | Basketball Preview  Elizabethtown News Enterprise

Senior Rayven Peeples had a problem during the summer season. Her best friend on the team, junior Keyona Curry, was actually able to get stops against her.



Zen Buddhism, storytelling merge in novelist's journey  The Columbian

PORTLAND -- Novelist Ruth Ozeki's spiritual companion is a Zen master named Dogen. Dead for nearly 800 years, when you listen to Ozeki, you know he's ...



Beverly Cleary's childhood home for sale; suicide pact: Northeast Portland Roundup  OregonLive.com

Northeast Portland news on Tuesday, March 5, 2013.



Efraimson all business at Nike Pre-Nationals cross country meet  The Columbian

Forget about that race two weeks ago. Saturday was the real season opener for Alexa Efraimson.



Bike theft in Portland: Top 10 hot spots  OregonLive.com

Schools and shopping centers are among Bike City U.S.A.'s worst spots for bike theft, an Oregonian/OregonLive analysis of Portland police data shows.



Rallies at Heritage High draw hundreds  The Columbian

Hundreds of people congregated outside Heritage High School this afternoon to pass along the message that Clark County does not share the views of a ...



Silent Movies to Malls; Teens Hang Out  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines

CEDAR RAPIDS — Using an old-fashioned slideshow rather than a computerized PowerPoint presentation, Cedar Rapids historian Mark Stoffer Hunter recently ...



Wieden+Kennedy puts Portland's Ndamukong Suh in driver's seat of new Chrysler ad  OregonLive.com

The NFL star and Grant High School grad's hometown gets a shout-out in the 60 second commercial.



Black barbershops in Portland: After 61 years in family business, who will head Dean's Barbershop and Beauty Salon next? (Photos)  OregonLive.com

An Alabama couple started their business at home in the 1940s. They opened a real barbershop and salon two houses down in 1954. Sixty-one years later, ...



Irvington Home Tour Q&A examines appeal of 30-year tradition in Northeast Portland  OregonLive.com

The popular Irvington Home Tour turns 30 this spring. While no one can say if the inner Northeast Portland neighborhood tour is the oldest of its kind, it is ...



Retail spotlight: Castelli resurrection led by Portlander  OregonLive.com

As the Garmin-Sharp Pro Cycling Team enters Paris on Sunday, Castelli co-owner Dario Cremonese as well as race performance director Andrea Peron will be ...



OKC Locations For Free Summer Meals For Kids  news9.com KWTV

Meals will be provided to all children aged 18 and younger without charge and are the same for all children regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, age or ...



'Grandma Alice,' 104-year-old NE Portland resident who climbed mountains, to go back up Mount Hood  OregonLive.com

She hasn't hiked much in decades. Though her health is good, she spends her leisure time painting, embroidering, reading and occasionally having lunch with ...



Albertina Kerr volunteers retire after decades of service  Pamplin Media Group

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Zen Buddhism and storytelling merge in novelist's journey  Washington Times

Novelist Ruth Ozeki's spiritual companion is a Zen master named Dogen. Dead for nearly 800 years, when you listen to Ms. Ozeki, you know he's there.



Ted Papaioannou: Work and family were key for co-founder of Berbati's and Berbati's Pan  OregonLive.com

To Ted Papaioannou, family was everything and everyone who ever worked for him was family.



Guest article: The 20s “bikeway” project through the eyes of two 12-year-old girls  BikePortland.org

This is a guest article by Terry Dublinski-Milton, who sits on the board of directors for the Southeast Uplift neighborhood coalition. It's digested from an essay ...



Flanagan Clan celebrates 50th season  The Columbian

Bruce Flanagan was a young physical education teacher at the elementary school in Woodland when he formed the Flanagan Clan Girls Track Club in 1963.



2010 Portland homicides total 29 following a record low number last year  OregonLive.com

Portland had 29 homicides in 2010, up from 21 in 2009, which was nearly a 40-year low. The victims ranged from an infant boy of 29 days to a 90-year-old ...



2035 Comprehensive Plan is Portland's future  Mid-county Memo

Portland's 2035 Comprehensive Plan is moving into its final phase—review and adoption by City Council. Depending where you live in east Portland, significant ...



Owner of Portland's Seeznin's Bar & Lounge said OLCC restrictions will force him to close down  OregonLive.com

Samuel Thompson, owner of the Seeznin's Bar & Lounge, announced that he's closing the bar due to restrictions placed on the bar by the state liquor control ...



Middle school principal says she's not leaving for North Dakota job  Rapid City Journal

Southwest Middle School principal Jackie Talley -- wife of Central High School principal Mike Talley -- said she plans to keep her job with Rapid City schools ...



Plane crash at Suttontown, near Mount Gambier  Courier Mail

THE devastated family of Angel Flight crash victim Emily Redding and her mum Tracy have issued a statement as counselling services are provided to Emilys ...



Rose Festival 2013: Schedule of events  OregonLive.com

It's time again for the sights, sounds and celebrations that make the Rose Festival a centerpiece of summer in Portland. The theme for 2013 is Portland's Party.



When it comes to basketball, Greg Gard is no ordinary assistant coach  Madison.com

"For him to take that 30 seconds and throw the love my way, that's pretty special," said Gard, who added that he and Ryan got plenty of feedback from their peers ...



Two weeks to two wheels: Portlanders share bikes and skills with new pay-it-forward program  bikeportland.org

Down the elevator into the basement of an Old Town housing project, around three corners and under the fluorescent lights of one of the six beige rooms labeled ...



2011 Portland Rose Festival Listings  OregonLive.com

2011 Portland Rose Festival: It's time again for the sights, sounds and celebrations that make the Rose Festival a centerpiece of summer in Portland. The theme ...



Meeting on Williams project turns into discussion of race, gentrification  BikePortland.org

Portlanders came together last night to discuss the Williams project and the conversation quickly turned to race. (Photos © J. Maus). A meeting last night that was ...



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