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Hipster Santa returns to Portland mall

CBS News - Dec 3, 2016
PORTLAND, Ore. -- You may know Santa Claus as a jolly old man in a red suit, but in Portland, you'll find a tattooed and pierced Santa with a man bun, CBS affiliate KOIN reports. You can meet Hipster Santa at the Pioneer Place Mall Thursday evenings ...

What is a sanctuary city and what does it mean in Portland?

kgw.com - Dec 2, 2016
“ICE would like local jails to hold folks who have immigration violations for an additional 48 hours, so ICE can process them,” said Michael Cox, spokesman for Portland's mayor-elect Ted Wheeler. “Many cities feel like those actions impair their ...

Will it snow in Portland next week?

OregonLive.com - Dec 2, 2016
For anyone on Portland Snow Watch 2016, it's been an emotional week. On Monday, dreams of a possible Snowpocalypse in the Willamette Valley were somewhat damped by the facts-loving National Weather Service. But today, the weather reporters in ...

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Fodor's Pacific Northwest: with Oregon, Washington & Vancouver

by: Fodor's Travel Guides

Fodor’s correspondents highlight the best of the Pacific Northwest, including Portland, the Oregon Coast, Seattle, stunning national parks, and Vancouver. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it’s your first trip or your fifth.

MUST-SEE ATTRACTIONS from the Space Needle to Crater Lake
PERFECT HOTELS for every budget
BEST RESTAURANTS to satisfy a range of tastes
GORGEOUS FEATURES on Pike Place Market and whale-watching.
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AMC's Best Day Hikes along the Maine Coast: Four-Season Guide to 50 of the Best Trails From the Maine Beaches to Downeast

by: Carey Kish
Explore the full length of the rugged coast of Maine in 50 hikes, enjoying classic views, historical lighthouses, and abundant natural beauty. Walk through century-old stands of white pine in Vaughan Woods Memorial State Park. Trek Portland's finest green spaces. Traverse the ridges of Camden Hills State Park and Acadia National Park's Cadillac Mountain. Explore the shoreline of Downeast Maine, from the maritime forests of Roque Bluffs State Park to the bogs of Quoddy Head State Park.
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Walking Portland: 30 Tours of Stumptown's Funky Neighborhoods, Historic Landmarks, Park Trails, Farmers Markets, and Brewpubs

by: Becky Ohlsen
From a massive urban forest to the tiniest brewpub, Portland offers a huge variety of entertainments within a surprisingly compact area. Organic coffeeshops line the streets at the foot of an extinct volcano, and independent bookstores nestle up against food-cart pods. Already famous for its great beer, the city has become a center for serious dining on a reasonable budget. And thanks to years of progressive urban planning, Portland's layout makes it a walker's nirvana.

In Walking Portland.
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60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Portland: Including the Coast, Mount Hood, St. Helens, and the Santiam River

by: Paul Gerald
60 Hikes Within 60 Miles: Portland by Paul Gerald profiles 60 select trails that give outdoor adventurers a little of everything there is to enjoy around Portland: mountain views, forest solitude, picturesque streams, strenuous workouts, casual strolls, fascinating history, fields of flowers, awesome waterfalls, and ocean beaches. Whether readers want a convenient city bus ride to the flat and fascinating Washington Park, a bumpy drive to Lookout Mountain, or the thigh-burning experiences that are Kings and Elk Mountains, this book lets them know what to bring, how to get to the trailhead, where to go on the trail, and what to look for while hiking.
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What to Do in Portland, Oregon | 36 Hours Travel Videos | The New York Times

Portland, Oregon's largest little city, is a bastion of creative living, excellent food, happy inebriation and devotion to the great outdoors. Grab the embed code for ...

Watch Oregon Zoo polar bear Nora play in Portland snow

Nora the polar bear got to play is the snow for the first time Monday morning at the Oregon Zoo. The snow showers didn't last long in Portland but she took ...


Residents of Portland: If you're worried about overcrowding, you ought to know it's ALL YOUR FAULT AND STOP IT. Here's how. http://adamhmack.tumblr.com ...

Dwyane Wade 34 Points vs Portland | 12.05.16

Dwyane Wade puts up 34 points shooting 11 of 23 at home against Portland but the Bulls are unable to win, losing 112-110. About the NBA: The NBA is the ...

Guide to Oregon Part 1: Portland Victory

Watch Part 2: http://bit.ly/1IgOarO In the MUNCHIES Guide to Oregon, host Gabi Chai traverses the state to uncover the natural culinary bounty of the state of ...