The Skanner Newspaper - News Briefs http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs Wed, 23 Apr 2014 04:40:02 -0700 MYOB en-gb jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Women Fight After Easter Sunday Church http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21113-women-fight-after-easter-sunday-church http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21113-women-fight-after-easter-sunday-church One woman arrested after cutting the other on arm in an attempt to cut off her braids

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Mon, 21 Apr 2014 12:12:18 -0700
Albina Opportunities Corporation Wins Job-Creating Grant http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21111-albina-opportunities-corporation-wins-job-creating-grant http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21111-albina-opportunities-corporation-wins-job-creating-grant The Albina Opportunities Corporation has won a grant that will help create 60 jobs in small businesses in the Portland-metro area

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:36:47 -0700
Portland News and Events for April and May http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21105-portland-news-and-events-for-april-and-may http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21105-portland-news-and-events-for-april-and-may Portland News and Events: Trailblazers fans flash mob, Kshama Sawant in Portland for minimum wage campaign, teen party, Over-50s job help and more…

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 18 Apr 2014 10:13:39 -0700
Seattle News and Events April and May 2014 http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21100-seattle-news-and-events-april-and-may-2014 http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21100-seattle-news-and-events-april-and-may-2014 Seattle news and events: bus cuts, unclaimed cash, veterans job fair, Dream scholarships, bicycling fair, Waterfront vision and more...

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 17 Apr 2014 13:46:14 -0700
Karin Edwards Picked to Lead Cascade Campus http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21096-karin-edwards-picked-to-lead-cascade-campus http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21096-karin-edwards-picked-to-lead-cascade-campus Karin Edwards is an administrator at Three Rivers Community College, in Norwich, Conn. 

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:21:43 -0700
Join a Portland Trailblazers Celebration Flash Mob http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21092-join-a-portland-trailblazers-celebration-flash-mob http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21092-join-a-portland-trailblazers-celebration-flash-mob Entrepreneur Andre Miller is organizing a flash mob to celebrate the Portland Trailblazers success this season 

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:55:26 -0700
Artharee’s Family Included in Elections-Related Social Media Attack http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21087-artharee-s-family-included-in-elections-related-social-media-attack http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21087-artharee-s-family-included-in-elections-related-social-media-attack Shelley Buckingham, spokeswoman of the Oregon AARP, says that there is no connection between her organization and Cohen

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) News Briefs Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:13:00 -0700
Janet Taylor, MD Featured Tuesday at Second Wind Tour in Portland http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21086-janet-taylor-md-featured-tuesday-at-second-wind-tour-in-portland http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21086-janet-taylor-md-featured-tuesday-at-second-wind-tour-in-portland The goal of the tour is to start a new conversation that reframes 'life after adulthood'

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Of The Skanner News) News Briefs Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:46:22 -0700
Events for Seattle April 12 to April 30 http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21077-events-for-seattle-april-12-to-april-30 http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21077-events-for-seattle-april-12-to-april-30 Bell Street Park, NAACP’s Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics, Robots for teens, Red Lineage poetry, Churches for Oso, Bike fair, Taxes for business webinar

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:16:53 -0700
Events for Portland and Vancouver Wash. April -May http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21075-events-for-portland-and-vancouver-wash-april-may http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21075-events-for-portland-and-vancouver-wash-april-may Coming up: Portland Youth Summit, Slavery on Trial, Boystrength, Jobs for Over-50s, OSU screens American Promise, Rosewood Initiative Mothers Day Market and Clark County Equalization Board

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:01:52 -0700
Three Finalists Vie to Act the Part of First Rose Festival Queen http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21074-three-finalists-vie-to-act-the-part-of-first-rose-festival-queen http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21074-three-finalists-vie-to-act-the-part-of-first-rose-festival-queen Use Your Pennies to Vote for Queen Thelma in the Rose Festival competition to represent the First Elected Queen Of Rosaria

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:22:15 -0700
8th Annual Portland Youth Summit this Weekend http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21067-8th-annual-portland-youth-summit-this-weekend http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21067-8th-annual-portland-youth-summit-this-weekend Workshops for parents and kids blending health, culture, business knowledge and the Five Elements of Hip Hop

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) News Briefs Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:30:49 -0700
Portland Parks Rolls Out Its First LGBTQ-Inclusive Programming http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21059-portland-parks-rolls-out-its-first-lgbtq-inclusive-programming http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21059-portland-parks-rolls-out-its-first-lgbtq-inclusive-programming Starting April 17, Portland Parks & Recreation offers QCrew for youth

 

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lisa@theskanner.com ( The Skanner News) News Briefs Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:57:13 -0700
Portland Parks & Recreation's Portland World Cup Soccer Tournament Kick-off Event http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21069-portland-parks-recreation-hosts-portland-world-cup-soccer-tournament-kick-off-event http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21069-portland-parks-recreation-hosts-portland-world-cup-soccer-tournament-kick-off-event The celebration on April 10 includes city leaders, Portland Timbers’ Steven Evans

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Of The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 04 Apr 2014 18:30:00 -0700
Portland Events for April and Beyond http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21047-portland-region-news-and-events-april-and-beyond http://theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21047-portland-region-news-and-events-april-and-beyond Portland Blues Fest, RACC Music Forum, March against Cancer, Adopt a Pet, Spelling Bee, Roosevelt Youth, Beaverton Teen Poetry Contest.

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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 04 Apr 2014 12:55:21 -0700