Alexander's contract will become fully guaranteed for next season if he is not waived on or before June 30.
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May 25th, 2016
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
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?
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.
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?
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.
May 24th, 2016
Washington was arrested on a warrant Tuesday in Los Angeles. It's unknown if he has a lawyer.
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.
“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 …
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.
Brian Roberts, 30, enters the offseason as an unrestricted free agent.
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 …
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.
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 […]
Henderson, 28, enters the offseason as an unrestricted free agent.
Trail Blazers assistant coach Nate Tibbetts will interview with the Golden State Warriors for the lead assistant position
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.
The Portland Trail Blazers are heading to Las Vegas this summer to participate tournament-style offseason showcase on July 8-18.
Take a look back at Gerald Henderson's 2015-16 season as he heads into the offseason as a unrestricted free agent.
May 22nd, 2016
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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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May 20th, 2016
Allen Crabbe, a restricted free agent heading into the offseason, has a $2,725,003 qualifying offer.
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June 11-12 @ Portland Expo – The Oregon Hemp Convention is an unbelievable opportunity for the entire cannabis industry to come together and introduce ourselves to the rush of new cannabis users in the state of Oregon.
by Sen. Doug Whitsett The season for northwest wildfires has arrived, with two major forest fires already occurring in Northwestern Washington. Catastrophic wildfires have become progressively more destructive, causing enormous damage to both public and private forest and range lands, …
Take a look back at Allen Crabbe's 2015-16 season as he heads into the offseason as a restricted free agent.
May 19th, 2016
Playing Brahms Second Piano Concerto with the Oregon Symphony, Garrick Ohlsson proved once again that he is one of the best pianists on the planet. Impeccable technique and remarkable artistic phrasing by Ohlsson showed how far and deep he could go in his performance on Saturday evening (May 14th) at the Arlene Schnitzer Co
Hello Portland! The weekend is back and summer is just around the corner! The Rose City Rollers are hosting their Hometown Throwdown this weekend, and Mortified Live returns to PDX. The Lumbersexual All Male Revue opens this weekend, 80s Video Dance Attack Prince Tribute Night is Friday and chefs compete for you at SCRUMpti
Kaman, 34, enters the offseason as an unrestricted free agent.
Here is the bulk of the details from the full press release on FEAST 2016 that came out this morning. The list of participating chef and restaurants is pretty amazing, and speaks well to the respect the festival has garnered over the years. 4 DAYS TO FEAST, 361 DAYS TO RECOVER! FEAST PORTLAND 2016 FESTIVAL
Greetings Programs! In this issue, they're back to free-form nerding. First, a shot talk on the new Star Trek teaser. Then, some thoughtful comments on the Bechdel Test Burlesque (yeah, kinda' late, but still good). Followed by some deep thoughts on the new Buckaroo Banzai from Kevin Smith. And finally, a return to Tank Gir
Feast Portland 2016 has announced this year’s events, beginning with their kick-off party, the Sandwich Invitational on Thursday, September 15th 2016. Take the humble sandwich, and put it in the hands of 14 talented chefs from around the country. They will elevate it to new heights with some surprising ingredients
I think Japan is turning Portland. More Portland themed shops and restaurants are popping up in Tokyo. New estimates from the US Census show Portland is growing faster than previously thought. And Oregon is leading the pack nationally in automatic voter registration, adding more than 50,000 new voters through the system so
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by Gordon J. Fulks, PhD In an essay published on Saturday May 7, 2016, Oregon Legislator Mike Nearman asked those who objected to his skepticism about Anthropogenic Global Warming to provide the evidence (data) that convinced them we are headed …
Quark recently pre-announced their upcoming QuarkXPress 2016 release. We know that many of Extensis customers rely upon QuarkXPress for your publishing needs. The following is the Extensis support plan for the upcoming QuarkXPress 2016 release. Suitcase Fusion We are working with Quark …
How good are you at presenting in front of a group? Are you sure? During my days as an account executive, my radio station did a trade deal with a public speaking trainer. Our team spent a full day working on presentation skills. As part of the exercise, the trainer had each salesperson stand […]
Sarah Hyndman is a graphic designer and author known for her interest in the psychology of typography. She is the founder of experiential type studio Type Tasting, and the author of the book Why Fonts Matter, which comes out in …Read More
Feet, what do I need them for If I have wings to fly. Frida Kahlo The post Wings appeared first on Under a Red Roof.
May 18th, 2016
by NW Spotlight Oregon Catalyst hosted an election prediction contest for the 2016 primary yesterday, and we have a winner! Reagan, a political consultant from Salem, successfully predicted the most Primary outcomes – 22 of 27. We ended up not scoring …
Fridays & Saturdays @ Dirty Nightclub – Featuring the hottest men in the Pacific Northwest, The Lumbersexuals is part Chippendales, part Magic Mike and totally about the guys with that Lumbersexuals look.
Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Lyle Lovett, Polish Ambassador, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & more.
Portland assistant coach Jay Triano is leaving the team to take the associate head coach job on Earl Watson's staff for the Phoenix Suns.
June 1 & 2 @ Hollywood Theatre – THE PORTLAND HORROR FILM FESTIVAL is committed to bringing the best independent short and feature length horror films to the best movie-watching audience in the world! (PHFF was created by Brian and Gwen Callahan (also the Directors of the H.P. LOVECRAFT FILM FESTIVAL®.)
May 27 @ Star Theater – Life During Wartime is the Pacific NW’s authentic Talking Heads tribute show band, dedicated to giving you the full-on TH experience!
By Taxpayer Association of Oregon PAC Democrat President Bernie Sanders – 54.31% Hillary Clinton – 43.83% Republican President Donald J Trump – 65.04% Ted Cruz – 16.16% John R Kasich – 15.82% Write-in Votes – 2.99% Oregon Governor Republican Bud …