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Front page, feature articles that go in the main right column and the rotator.

Success Profile: Former MIT Blackjack Player Deals Startup To Twitter

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The name Jeff Ma may not mean much too many of us, but he’s led quite the life. He’s an MIT graduate, former consultant for the Portland Trail Blazers and San Francisco 49ers, and is the inspiration behind the cult film 21, starring Kevin Spacey and Kate Bosworth.

FOUND – UPDATE: Local Women Missing in Nepal Earthquake

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Two local women on a guided trek through the Himalayas are currently missing in the aftermath of the 7.9 magnitude earthquake in Nepal.

BJ “At the Tulip Farm”

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Oregon Chardonnay Symposium: A Clonal Adventure

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The Oregon Chardonnay Symposium is an annual event that celebrates the beauty that is the Chardonnay grape. A technical tasting and grand tasting combine to create an amazing experience. Cheers!

It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who Knows You

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How many businesses do we collectively know that show up earlier than they promise, do the work, for the price and even answer their phone 24/7…personally? I can think of exactly 1.

The Greatest Two Minutes in Sports

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On the first Saturday in May at Churchill Downs, three-year-old thoroughbreds from around the world gather in Kentucky to test their breeding, training and most importantly speed in what is called “the greatest two minutes in Sports.”

The Future of Interactive Toys: Anki Drive

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Did you play with Slot Cars or Hot Wheels as a kid? That kid is still in there and he’s going to want one of these…

This Moose Isn’t Named Bullwinkle.

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In the tenth installment of my series on service club organizations I’ll show you the Loyal Order Of Moose and let you see the work which they do that most of us never knew about.

Growing up Italian: The real Italian job

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There is a lagoon famous all over the world that attracts millions of tourists every year. There is a city built on sand that inspired movies, books and intriguing love affairs. There is a port that made history worldwide. There are buildings that endured centuries, wars and domination. There is a unique culinary experience that accompanies it all.

Growing up Italian: It’s all Greek to me, today :)

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When one lives in Italy, the neighboring countries are just that. Places that seem so far away from Oregon, were just “around the corner” from me, while growing up. Many European capitals are reachable in less than 3 hours, with a quick flight from Rome.

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