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May 27th, 2016

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Jacques Halévy (1799-1862)Joseph Joachim Raff (1822-1882)Claude Champagne (1891-1965)Ernst Wallfisch (1920-1979)Thea Musgrave (1928)Donald Keats (1929)Elizabeth Harwood (1938-1990)James Wood (1953)andJulia Ward Howe (1819-1910) Wild Bill Hickok (1837-1876)Isadora Duncan (1877-1927)Dashiell Hammett (1894-1961)Rachel Carson

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May 26th, 2016

Al Jolson (1886-1950)Eugene Goossens (1893-1962)Vlado Perlemuter (1904-2002) Moondog (Louis Thomas Hardin) (1916-1999)François‑Louis Deschamps (1919-2004)Peggy Lee (1920-2002)Joseph Horovitz (1926)Miles Davis (1926-1991)Teresa Stratas (1938)William Bolcom (1938)Howard Goodall (1958) Armando Bayolo (1973) andAleksandr Pus

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By Taxpayer Association of Oregon pac An unprecedented coalition of  activists have come together to promote an Oregon Grassroots Coalition Slate to send to the National GOP Convention.   The Grassroots Coalition brings together people of diverse voices & values (Oregon …

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We live through myriads of seconds, yet it is always one, just one, that casts our entire inner world into turmoil, the second when the internal inflorescence, already steeped in every kind of fluid, condenses and crystallizes—a magical second, like the moment of generation, and like that moment concealed in the warm i

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May 25th, 2016

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Alexander's contract will become fully guaranteed for next season if he is not waived on or before June 30.

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In 2011, The Oregonian/OregonLive's Joe Freeman wrote a feature on Kermit Washington and his goal to help the needy in Africa with his charity, Project Contact Africa. This week, Washington was arrested by federal agents in Los Angeles on charges that he embezzled nearly $500,000 in funds from that same charity over the yea

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Should the Blazers hang onto and continue to develop Montero, who comes at a low cost? Or make room on the roster for more of an impact player?

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Prosecutors have filed charges against former NBA forward Kermit Washington, accusing him of embezzling about a half-million dollars in charitable donations meant to help the needy in Africa and spending it on jewelry, vacations and other things.

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Carlos Kalmar There's nothing for it like going out with a bang, and the Oregon Symphony chose do to that at its home venue the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on Monday, May 23rd by presenting Gustav Mahler's Titanic Symphony No. 3 in D minor.   Accompanied by guest mezzo-soprano Susan Platts, the Women of the Portland S

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With the NBA announcing that ads will now become a fixture on team jerseys, we take a look into what the future could hold for the Trail Blazers. Could these alternate jerseys ever become a reality?

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As a Quaker, I am helped in turbulent times by considering the five Quaker “testimonies.”The testimonies are: Simplicity, Peace, Integrity, Community and Equality. (You can remember them with the mnemonic “SPICE”)Recently I’ve weighed the three major presidential candidates against th

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Thomas "Blind Tom" Bethune (1849-1908)Miles Davis (1926-1991)Beverly Sills (1929-2007)Franco Bonisolli (1937-2003)andRalph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)Theodore Roethke (1908-1963)Raymond Carver (1938-1988) and from the New Music Box:On May 25, 1977, the American half of the Gian Carlo Menotti's "Festival of Tw

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The Blazers guard posted an interesting tweet after the defending NBA champs lost at Oklahoma City Tuesday night, leaving them down 3-1 in the playoff series and one loss from being eliminated from the NBA playoffs.

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One of the pillars of freedom is free speech. Without it a democracy becomes an oligarchy (rule by the elite) and from there devolves to a kakistocracy (rule by the least competent). Free speech only exists when the public has … Continue rea

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May 24th, 2016

By playing two Shostakovich symphonies in its final concert of the season, the Vancouver Symphony pushed into new territory and celebrated Salvador Brotons’s 25th year as Music Director in style. The rare double-dip on the program Sunday night (May 22nd) at Skyview Concert Hall featured Dimitri Shostakovich’s First and

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I don't know why I didn't do this a lot sooner -- clicking on "unsubscribe" rather than merely deleting the massive amount of emails that regularly build up in my inbox from Democratic political causes, environmental groups, online businesses I...

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Washington was arrested on a warrant Tuesday in Los Angeles. It's unknown if he has a lawyer.

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Stephen Silas, who is currently an assistant coach with Charlotte Hornets, is popping up in coaching searches across the league and the list of interested teams includes the Blazers.

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“There is no harm in ‘novelty,’ indeed, novelty keeps things fresh & alive.” – Frederic Goudy A “short, plump, pinkish, and puckish gentleman,” Frederic Goudy was not always a type designer. In fact, until the age of 40, he was …

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Colm for Congress NRCC Grants On The Radar Status to GOP Nominee in CD 5 Stayton, OR — On May 23rd, the Nation Republican Congressional Committee named Colm Willis to their successful, nationally recognized “Young Guns” program. Willis’ campaign has …

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Connaughton, a former MLB fourth round draft pick, is at extended spring training in Sarasota, Florida with the Baltimore Orioles, according to Roch Kubatko of MASN.

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Brian Roberts, 30, enters the offseason as an unrestricted free agent.

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Every designer loves fonts. It’s likely that you have many more than you know what to do with. (fun fact: the average font collection size hovers at 4500). On Wednesday, I’ll be hosting a Webcast to show how you can harness the …

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Paul Paray (1886-1979)Joan Hammond (1912-1986)Hans‑Martin Linde (1930)Maurice André (1933-2012)Bob Dylan (1941)Konrad Boehmer (1941-2014)Fiona Kimm (1952)Paul McCreesh (1960)andWilliam Trevor (1928)Joseph Brodsky (1940-1996)Declan Kiberd (1951) Michael Chabon (1963)and from the New Music Box:On May 24, 1939, then 30-yea

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Oregon Senate Republicans IP28’s Regressive Tax Would Have Devastating Effect on Oregon’s Economy Salem, Ore. – Yesterday, the Oregon Senate Interim Committee on Finance and Revenue heard a report on the potential effects of Initiative Petition 28, a ballot measure …

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May 23rd, 2016

It's a Monday in the offseason, which means the return of Music Mondays for Trail Blazers point guard, and occasional rapper, Damian Lillard.

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Well, mostly earlier today, save these two, which were taken last week, in the same good company, however. A new friend, Jennifer, and I, out walking. Discussing that word, friend, how often it is tricky and not quite enough, sometimes too much. In between oohing and aahing over the scent of pine, and how damn […]

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Henderson, 28, enters the offseason as an unrestricted free agent.

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Trail Blazers assistant coach Nate Tibbetts will interview with the Golden State Warriors for the lead assistant position

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In this episode, Mike and Chuck touch on a few topics related to the Portland Trail Blazers, including, Chuck's offseason wish list and possible contract offers for the Blazers' own free agents.

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The Portland Trail Blazers are heading to Las Vegas this summer to participate tournament-style offseason showcase on July 8-18.

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Andrea Luchesi (1741-1801)Edmund Rubbra (1901-1986)Artie Shaw (1910-2004)Jean Françaix (1912-1997)Alicia de Larrocha (1923)Robert Moog (1934-2005) Joel Feigin (1951) and Margaret Wise Brown (1910-1952) Jane Kenyon (1947-1995)

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Take a look back at Gerald Henderson's 2015-16 season as he heads into the offseason as a unrestricted free agent.

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By John A. Charles, Jr. Google announced recently that it would no longer run ads for payday loans, the short-term loans that typically have high annual interest rates due to the poor credit of customers. Google’s decision is significant because … Continue reading

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May 22nd, 2016

Richard Wagner (1813-1883) Johann Schrammel (1850-1893) Minna Keal (1909-1999) Sun Ra (1914-1993) George Tintner (1917-1999) Humphrey Lyttelton (1921-2008) Claude Ballif (1924-2004) John Browning (1933-2003) Peter Nero (1934) and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle (1859-1930) Peter Matthiessen (1927-2014) and from the New Music Box:

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May 21st, 2016

Yesterday, my preview of the Vancouver Symphony's season finale was published by The Columbian newspaper here. The orchestra will play two symphonies of Shostakovich: his First and his Fifteenth. In the meantime, I'm still singing with the Bach Cantata Choir and our final concert of the season will take place tomorrow at 2

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Oregon State had no answer for the USC Trojans Saturday afternoon. The Trojans' Brandon Perez led the team with 3 rbi's in a

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Joseph Parry (1841-1903)Thomas "Fats" Waller (1904-1943)Gina Bachauer (1913-1976)Heinz Holliger (1939)Rosalind Plowright (1949)Linda Bouchard (1957)andAlbrecht Dürer (1471-1528)Alexander Pope (1688-1744)Andrei Sakharov (1921-1989)Robert Creeley (1926-2005)

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