The Skanner Newspaper - News Briefs http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:49:10 -0700 MYOB en-gb jim@marketingportland.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Seattle-metro News and Events for Sept. 25 through October, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21893-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-sept-25-through-october-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21893-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-sept-25-through-october-2014 Stories of Hope, AKA Sorority Celebration, Seattle Public Schools Offers “Breakfast-to-Go” for Students, 'Best Of NFFTY: Cinema In Tune'...

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:53:16 -0700
Portland News and Events for Sept. 25 Through October, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21891-portland-news-and-events-for-sept-25-through-october-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21891-portland-news-and-events-for-sept-25-through-october-2014 Portland Fire and Rescue Accepting Applications, Job & Career Fair, Healthy Living Celebration, Auditions for Upcoming Shows with PassinArt...

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:07:27 -0700
Woman Reports Sex Assault in Lents Park http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21882-woman-reports-sex-assault-in-lents-park http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21882-woman-reports-sex-assault-in-lents-park Armed with a club and a gun the suspect hit the victim over the head and sexually assaulted her in the park     

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News Briefs Tue, 23 Sep 2014 23:10:48 -0700
Register to Vote Today: Here's How http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21880-register-to-vote-today-here-s-how http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21880-register-to-vote-today-here-s-how Events at Portland's Pioneer Square, Old Town Clinic and Vancouver State University    
 
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helen@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:11:25 -0700
Seattle News and Events for September 20, 2014 through October http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21861-seattle-news-and-events-for-september-20-2014-through-october http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21861-seattle-news-and-events-for-september-20-2014-through-october Forbidden books, Storytelling for change, ARTISTS UP at the Northwest African American Museum...

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News Briefs Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:37:52 -0700
Portland News and Events for September 20, 2014 Through October http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21860-portland-news-and-events-for-september-20-2014-through-october http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21860-portland-news-and-events-for-september-20-2014-through-october Tribute to Janice Scroggins, Ebola vigil, PAALF Breakfast Saturday 20th, Free Teen Athlete Cardiac Screening, Mobile Streets Workshop, Veterans Town Hall, Paint a RACC mural, Marijuana Guide, African American Memory and Aging the Heart-Brain Connection

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News Briefs Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:01:42 -0700
You are Invited to Have a Say in Portland's Plans for Affordable Housing http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21855-you-are-invited-to-have-a-say-in-portland-s-plans-for-affordable-housing http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21855-you-are-invited-to-have-a-say-in-portland-s-plans-for-affordable-housing A diverse crowd of around 100 met at Highland Christian Center. Next meeting 9/27 at Dishman Community Center

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News Briefs Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:55:47 -0700
King County Sheriffs Abandon Chokehold After Community Expresses Outrage http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21833-king-county-sheriffs-abandon-chokehold-after-community-expresses-outrage http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21833-king-county-sheriffs-abandon-chokehold-after-community-expresses-outrage King County Sheriff’s Office has abandoned plans to resume use of the choke hold     

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News Briefs Fri, 12 Sep 2014 23:13:29 -0700
Seattle-metro News and Events for Sept. 12 through Oct. 6, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21829-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-sept-12-through-oct-6-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21829-seattle-metro-news-and-events-for-sept-12-through-oct-6-2014 Memorial Football Classic, Robin Williams Tribute Film Series, ARTISTS UP event for African & African American artists...

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:59:40 -0700
Portland News and Events for Sept. 13 through Sept. 26, 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21827-portland-news-and-events-for-sept-13-through-sept-26-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21827-portland-news-and-events-for-sept-13-through-sept-26-2014 Know your rights, Justice 4 Youth, A Time To Heal, My Walk Has Never Been Average Play, Race The Wave 5K Fun Run...

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) News Briefs Thu, 11 Sep 2014 18:37:23 -0700
Portland DOJ Settlement: City Moves to Hire Compliance Officer http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21818-portland-doj-settlement-city-moves-to-hire-compliance-officer http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21818-portland-doj-settlement-city-moves-to-hire-compliance-officer Hiring committee includes representatives from minority organizations      

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News Briefs Wed, 10 Sep 2014 22:57:17 -0700
Indictment Charges Man in Shooting of Durieul Harris http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21809-indictment-charges-man-in-shooting-of-durieul-harris http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21809-indictment-charges-man-in-shooting-of-durieul-harris Harris was shot amid a melee outside the Fontaine Bleau nightclub last November    

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News Briefs Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:26:17 -0700
Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports Signs Ndamukong Suh http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21807-jay-z-s-roc-nation-sports-signs-ndamukong-suh http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21807-jay-z-s-roc-nation-sports-signs-ndamukong-suh Suh is a graduate of Grant High School in Portland   

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News Briefs Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:32:50 -0700
Seattle News and Events for Sept. 6 through October 2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21798-seattle-news-and-events-for-sept-6-through-october-2014 http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21798-seattle-news-and-events-for-sept-6-through-october-2014 Salmon festival, Metro service reductions, $12 million for math, Bremerton job fair, moon viewing, disaster preparedness...  

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News Briefs Fri, 05 Sep 2014 18:34:47 -0700
WWI Hellfighter Closer to Getting Medal of Honor Award http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21796-wwi-hellfighter-closer-to-getting-medal-of-honor-award http://www.theskanner.com/news/newsbriefs/21796-wwi-hellfighter-closer-to-getting-medal-of-honor-award Two steps remain before the honor is certain: the Senate must vote for it and President Obama will have to agree  

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helen@theskanner.com (Helen Silvis) News Briefs Thu, 04 Sep 2014 21:55:28 -0700