09-15-2019  6:57 pm   •   PDX Weather    •   SEA weather  

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The Portland Police Bureau is experiencing a staffing shortage, as it currently has 128 officer vacancies, with a large number of additional projected retirements in 2020.

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(Photo Courtesy: Portland Winter Light Festival) 

Portland Winter Light Festival 2020 is now accepting art submissions for the annual event

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Photo by Bllsmb (CC BY 2.5) via Wikipedia 

Forum to Follow Congressional Hearing on Bill to Form a Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals

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Left Shyla Lefner met with OSF supporters over dinner at Alchemy restaurant, Ashland. With her is Marian DeBardelaben, Portland.  

New shows are Alice in Wonderland, Macbeth and All’s Well That Ends Well.

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(Photo Courtesy: I Am M.O.R.E.) 

Students from Roosevelt High School who recently started a storytelling and resiliency-building initiative have been invited to perform at the opening of an annual conference in Philadelphia on trauma-informed practices.

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(Photo Courtesy: Seattle Art Museum) 

The Board of Trustees of the Seattle Art Museum (SAM) announced today that Amada Cruz has been chosen as the museum’s new Illsley Ball Nordstrom Director and CEO

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(Photo Courtesy: Oregon Historical Society) 

Join the Oregon Historical Society for an evening exploring Oregon’s enigmatic history in relation to Blacks

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(Photo by George Rede via Facebook) 

On June, 2, Lisa Loving, former news editor of The Skanner News, read from her new book at Powell’s Books on Burnside

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The memorial service is scheduled for June 13

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Jamal Fox 

Fox comes with a background in local government, most recently serving as the Property & Business Development Manager for Portland Parks & Recreation

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