The Skanner Newspaper - News Briefs http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:51:41 -0800 MYOB en-gb info@theskanner.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Portland Police Orders Officers to Remove "I am Darren Wilson" Facebook Pictures http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22164-portland-police-order-officers-to-remove-i-am-darren-wilson-facebook-pictures http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22164-portland-police-order-officers-to-remove-i-am-darren-wilson-facebook-pictures Three Portland Police officers used their badges surrounded by a bracelet stating "I am Darren Wilson" as facebook profile images   

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arashi@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Mon, 24 Nov 2014 19:57:56 -0800
White House Plan for Immigration Reform http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22156-immigration-accountability-executive-action http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22156-immigration-accountability-executive-action President Obama's office issued this detailed document on how his new policy will work

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News Briefs Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:40:38 -0800
Dr. Umar Johnson Addresses Psychological Health of Black Men and Women http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22154-dr-umar-johnson-addresses-psychological-health-of-black-men-and-women http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22154-dr-umar-johnson-addresses-psychological-health-of-black-men-and-women Psychologist addresses affects of public schools on black people   

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News Briefs Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:03:09 -0800
Seattle-metro News and Events for Nov. 20 Through Dec. 11, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22152-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-nov-20-through-dec-11-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22152-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-nov-20-through-dec-11-2014 Evening on Early Childhood Development, Black Holiday Bazaar, Startup Entrepreneurs Collaborate, Create Greeting Cards and more... 

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) News Briefs Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:57:55 -0800
Portland News and Events for Nov. 21 Through Dec. 9, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22151-portland-news-and-events-for-nov-21-through-dec-9-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22151-portland-news-and-events-for-nov-21-through-dec-9-2014 Portland Parks Turkey Swim, Black Women for Peace Special Gala, Free American Diabetes Association Expo & Walk, Technology Tips to Seniors and more... 

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jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner) News Briefs Thu, 20 Nov 2014 19:28:59 -0800
Documentary Captures Police Violence Then and Now http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22125-documentary-captures-police-violence-then-and-now http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22125-documentary-captures-police-violence-then-and-now Filmmakers are digging into city archives for historic images   

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News Briefs Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:02:44 -0800
Non-Profits Fundraise to Buy Strip Club http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22124-non-profits-fundraise-to-buy-strip-club http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22124-non-profits-fundraise-to-buy-strip-club Sugar Shack in Cully neighborhood up for sale   

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News Briefs Thu, 13 Nov 2014 18:41:43 -0800
Seattle-metro News and Events for Nov. 13 Through Dec. 11 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22122-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-nov-13-through-dec-11 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22122-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-nov-13-through-dec-11 ARTsplosion, 'Positive Youth' Film Screening, Black Holiday Bazaar, Startup Entrepreneurs Collaboration...

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 13 Nov 2014 18:21:55 -0800
Portland News and Events for Nov. 13 Through Dec. 9, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22119-portland-news-and-events-for-nov-13-through-dec-9-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22119-portland-news-and-events-for-nov-13-through-dec-9-2014 Ray Warren Symposium, Groovin' High Steppers fundraiser, Community Breakfast focusing on the Justice System, ‘The Wake of Vanport’...

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:58:03 -0800
NW Parks Free for Day Use Nov. 8-11 to Honor Veterans http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22095-nw-parks-free-for-day-use-nov-8-11-to-honor-veterans http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22095-nw-parks-free-for-day-use-nov-8-11-to-honor-veterans  Most parks in Oregon and Washington will waive fees over the weekend   

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News Briefs Sat, 08 Nov 2014 18:10:53 -0800
Judge Frees VOZ Activist Francisco Aguirre http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22093-judge-frees-voz-activist-francisco-aguirre http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22093-judge-frees-voz-activist-francisco-aguirre Mayor: Our community is better off for having him here... working hard and paying his taxes, and speaking out on issues that impact our community   

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helen@theskanner.com (Helen Silvis Of The Skanner News) News Briefs Fri, 07 Nov 2014 17:40:08 -0800
Seattle News and Events for Nov. 6 - Dec. 11 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22088-seattle-news-and-events-for-nov-6-dec-11-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22088-seattle-news-and-events-for-nov-6-dec-11-2014  Essay Contest, Langston Hughes Film Festival, Holiday Bazaar, Parks Free Day, Social Justice Breakfast...   

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News Briefs Thu, 06 Nov 2014 20:59:49 -0800
Portland News and Events for Nov. 6 - Nov. 21 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22086-portland-news-and-events-for-nov-6-nov-21-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22086-portland-news-and-events-for-nov-6-nov-21-2014 Diversity event, Portland Police seek input, Wake of Vanport, Arts and Crafts...  

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News Briefs Thu, 06 Nov 2014 20:22:45 -0800
Albina Opportunities Wins Funds to Help Minority and Women's Businesses http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22065-albina-opportunities-wins-funds-to-help-minority-and-women-s-businesses http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22065-albina-opportunities-wins-funds-to-help-minority-and-women-s-businesses New board members and more money in the bank means Albina can help more women and people of color with small businesses

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News Briefs Mon, 03 Nov 2014 20:38:04 -0800
Seattle News and Events for Nov. 1 through Nov. 20 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22057-seattle-news-and-events-for-nov-1-through-nov-20 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/22057-seattle-news-and-events-for-nov-1-through-nov-20 8th Grade Essay Contest, Langston Hughes Institute, Free parks day, CAN social justice breakfast, comics workshop     

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News Briefs Thu, 30 Oct 2014 21:29:10 -0700