PORTLAND, Ore | Violent protests again draw attention to Portland, Oregon

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) AP) — Viral videos of bloody fistfights and skirmishes between right-wing activists and self-described anti-fascists have drawn national attention to Portland, Oregon.

PORTLAND, Maine | Rapper buys every seat in house, takes strangers to movies

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine rapper surprised moviegoers with free tickets to a sci-fi satire movie. showing of the movie “Sorry to Bother You” at the Nickelodeon in Portland, Maine, on Saturday.

PORTLAND, Ore | Hit-and-run driver strikes pedestrians in downtown Portland

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) AP) — A hit-and-run driver struck three women walking on a sidewalk in downtown Portland, seriously injuring two of them, police said Friday. near Portland State University. Portland police Sgt.

The Latest: Nurkic staying with Portland on 4-year deal

NonProfit University Blog

Jusuf Nurkic is staying with the Portland Trail Blazers. Continue reading The Latest: Nurkic staying with Portland on 4-year deal at STL.News. Sports 4-year deal Kyle Anderson Los Angeles Clippers NBA free agency Nurkic staying with Portland TodayNews

PORTLAND, Ore. | Family separations push new activists into migrant protests

NonProfit University Blog

Continue reading PORTLAND, Ore. General family separations migrant protests portland push new activists TodayNews

PORTLAND, Ore.  | Man arrested after driver rams into 3 on Oregon sidewalk

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Ore. — A driver rammed into three women walking on a sidewalk Friday in downtown Portland, critically injuring one of them, before speeding away and getting arrested within hours of the crash, authorities said.

PORTLAND, Maine | Maine lawmakers to Trump: No taxes on China seafood imports

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Congressional members are urging President Donald Trump’s administration not to place tariffs on seafood imports from China because it could hurt the state’s lobster industry.

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Oregon News: PORTLAND, U.S. Attorney Statement on Joint Dismissal of Springfield Veterans Affairs Case

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PORTLAND, Ore. Continue reading Oregon News: PORTLAND, U.S. General Department of Justice DOJ Joint Dismissal oregon news PORTLAND news Springfield Veterans Affairs Case TodayNews U.S. Today, the U.S. Attorney’s Office and the U.S.

Missouri Lottery News: Portland Man, Brandon Vandeloecht Scores $100,000 Top Prize

NonProfit University Blog

MISSOURI – A Portland man uncovered a $100,000 top prize on a Missouri Lottery “$100,000 Casino Cash” Scratchers ticket. Continue reading Missouri Lottery News: Portland Man, Brandon Vandeloecht Scores $100,000 Top Prize at STL.News.

PORTLAND, Ore.  | Easy entry into Oregon’s legal pot market means huge surplus

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Ore. — When Oregon lawmakers created the state’s legal marijuana program, they had one goal in mind above all else: to convince illicit pot growers to leave the black market. General huge surplus now-legal businesses Oregon's legal pot market portland TodayNews

PORTLAND, Maine | Lobster industry fears weaker shells, but evidence is mixed

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — More people outside the U.S. Continue reading PORTLAND, Maine | Lobster industry fears weaker shells, but evidence is mixed at STL.News. General American lobster England tradition maine portland Scientific evidence TodayNews

PORTLAND, Maine | For Robert Indiana, ‘LOVE’ was a complicated relationship

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Pop artist Robert Indiana, best known for his 1960s “LOVE” series, died at his secluded island home off the Maine coast having never found the type of lasting love that was celebrated by thousands through his iconic work.

Hospitality! Downtown LA Showroom July Summer Party to Debut Pioneer Millworks Reclaimed and Sustainable Wood and Other Extraordinary Design Resources

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Ore./ STL Real Estate News Annual Summer Party Design Resources Millworks Reclaimed and Sustainable Wood Pioneer Milllworks portland real estate REEF/LA Mart The Hospitality! July 13, 2018 (STL.News). The Hospitality!

Study: Plastic will pile up in wake of China recycling ban

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A group of scientists says China’s decision to stop accepting plastic waste from other countries is causing plastic to stockpile around the globe, and wealthy countries need to find new solutions.

LONDON | The Latest: Anti-Trump protesters march in London

NonProfit University Blog

Carrying placards reading “Dump Trump,” and “Can’t comb over sexism,” joyous crowds blew whistles before starting from Portland Place heading toward Oxford Circus. LONDON — The Latest on protests in Britain against U.S.

NEW YORK | The Latest: Police report assaults at protest in Oregon

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Police in Portland, Oregon, have ordered participants in a march by Patriot Prayer to disperse after officers saw assaults and projectiles being thrown. NEW YORK — The Latest on nationwide protests over a Trump administration immigration policy (all times local): 9:35 p.m.

CLACKAMAS, Oregon | Black Oregon lawmaker: Police called as she knocked on doors

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A black Oregon lawmaker says one of her constituents called police as she canvassed a Portland-area neighborhood that she represents. CLACKAMAS, Ore. — State Rep.

U.S. Department of State News: The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations Dedicates Second Phase of the New U.S. Embassy in Islamabad, Pakistan

NonProfit University Blog

Yost Grube Hall Architecture of Portland, Oregon, is the design architect, and PAGE of Arlington, Virginia, is the architect of record. WASHINGTON – U.S. Depart of State today released the following statement: U.S.

Oregon News: Oregon Man, Nicholas James Cantrell Sentenced to More Than 12 Years in Federal Prison for Assault and Firearms Charges

NonProfit University Blog

PORTLAND, Ore. Nicholas James Cantrell, 28, was sentenced today to 151 months in federal prison for unlawfully possessing a firearm and assaulting a Multnomah County Sheriff deputy while being held on a federal detainer at the Multnomah County Detention Center (MCDC).

Try a Mindful New Holiday Tradition

Leadership Solutions International

Today I write from Portland Maine. As a woman from Portland, Oregon it’s also my first time to the “other” Portland. Holidays are full of traditions memories of doing the same thing over and over.

Conference Circuit: Safety First

Associations Now

The International Association for Food Protection’s 2015 Annual Meeting heads to Portland later this week. Location: Portland, Oregon. Rundown Attendees: 2,800. Presentations: 900. Countries represented: 49. Special Contributors: 18.

A Year in Photos

Thanks For Playing

Louis, San Diego, Kansas City, Portland, Fort Lauderdale I tried not to take pictures of myself (two, neither of my face) or people in general (very few), my meals (although there are food photos), or my cat (less successful there).

Book Review: Sharing Cities – Activating the Urban Commons

Beth Kanter's Blog

This project is a lending library for home cooks in Portland, Oregon.

Best Benefit Ever: Here Comes the Sun

Associations Now

Members who install the system will save anywhere from $14,515 to $165,144, according to the bureau, and will be able to take advantage of of federal tax credits and a cash incentive for customers of Portland General Electric or Pacific Power.

Craft Brewers Have a Can Problem

Associations Now

I spent probably four very sleepless nights, literally, wondering if we were going to be able to continue with our most popular brand,” said Heather Sanborn, the owner of Portland, Maine’s Rising Tide brewery, in comments to the Portland Press Herald.

Gratitude, Happiness, and Improvement

Smooth The Path

I am grateful that my work takes me to interesting places from friendly Ottawa, Canada to beautiful Portland, Oregon and even to hurricane-ravaged Marco Island, Florida. Did you ever feel like you should be happier than you were? I felt like that.

In Loving Memory of My Mom, Ruth D. Kanter (My Mom)

Beth Kanter's Blog

To honor her memory, I’m rais ing money for NTEN to offer diversity, local, and general scholarships for the 19NTC in Portland. In Loving Memory of Ruth D. Kanter. My mom passed away peacefully last month a few months shy of her 90th birthday.

KiKi's Unofficial ASAE Annual 2016 Party List (a.k.a. How to Never Be Alone at #ASAE16)

KiKi L'Italien's Acronym Soup

Every year, for the past several years, I make it a point to attend the ASAE Annual Conference. This conference is where anyone involved with associations and nonprofits can connect with others working in that space. Because it is the best way to catch up with the "Who's Who" of the association world. To be sure, ASAE Annual promises opportunities in learning and networking. It also promises a ton of parties in all shapes and sizes.

Jeff De Cagna joins ATA Board of Directors

Principled Innovation

ATA, located in Portland, Oregon, exists to cure tinnitus through the development of resources that advance tinnitus research. Jeff De Cagna FRSA FASAE, chief strategist and founder of Principled Innovation LLC, has been elected to the American Tinnitus Association (ATA) Board of Directors. Tinnitus is the medical term for the perception of sound in one or both ears or in the head when no external sound is present. 50 million Americans experience tinnitus to some degree.

Report: Meetings Bring More Than Money to Host Cities

Associations Now

For instance, Jacksonville, Florida, is an expert in aerospace, while Portland, Oregon, is mission-control for cleantech, and San Diego is a center for life sciences.

Are you dying to be the real you?

Leadership Solutions International

Jim Cacabelos was a powerful meeting professional and Chris Korsgaard the founder of the Portland Gay men’s chorus. My heart paused twice this week when I learned two different friends passed away.

Oregon Electric-Car Group Eyes “Living Lab” Storefront

Associations Now

Drive Oregon is working to build a permanent storefront in Portland to help draw attention to the benefits of electric cars in real-world use.

Mixed Support for New York City’s New Sodium Warning

Associations Now

Consumers should have the same access to nutrition information from Portland, Maine, to Portland, Oregon.”.

These Are the World’s Best Airports

Associations Now

Among other honored airports were Maine’s Portland International, in the Best Airport by Region, under 2 million travelers per year (North America), category, and Saskatoon International in Saskatchewan, Canada, for Best Improvement by Region, North America.

Lessons for Associations From the Decline of Groupon and LivingSocial

Associations Now

Jessie Burke, owner of the Portland, Oregon-based Posies Cafe, said that using Groupon was “the single worst decision I’ve ever made as a business owner.”

New Research: Majority of Americans are Angry Drivers 

Associations Now

Portland. Last week, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety released a new study, in which nearly 80 percent of drivers admitted to anger, aggression, and road rage at least once in the past year.

The End Of The World, As We Know It

Leadership Solutions International

On 9/11 I worked for the Portland Oregon Visitors Association in convention services, I knew then it was part of my job to take care of the visitors to our town and may be going to the airport to help people. I remember waking up on 9/11 (2001) watching the twin towers fall and knowing deep in my gut our world had changed forever. I woke up on 11/9 (2016) watching Mr. Trump give his acceptance speech knowing in a different way, our world had changed forever.

Associations Help East Coasters Weather Winter Storm

Associations Now

Paul LePage declared a state of emergency on Tuesday, the Maine Snowmobile Association began preparing snowmobile drivers to transport first responders to work should roads become impassable, according to the Portland Press Herald.

The Associations Giving Wastewater a Second Life

Associations Now

The water resources management utility is working with the Oregon Brew Crew , a home brewers association based in Portland, on the Pure Water Brew Challenge, for which Clean Water Services will release 300 gallons of highly purified water to 20 home brewers in the club.

Where’s ASAE?

Association Okie

Portland. Let’s play a little “Where’s Waldo” with ASAE. We know where ASAE’s Annual Meeting & Expo are scheduled for the next 7 years: St. Louis – August 6-9, 2011, Dallas – August 11-14, 2012 , Atlanta – August 3-6, 2013, Nashville – August 9-12, 2014 , Detroit – August 8-11 2015, Salt Lake – August 13-16, 2016, Toronto – August 12-15, 2017. So where should they be going after this string runs out? And yes, I know that cities bid to host).