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Going Out of Business – is there anything you can do? Definitely!

By Alexsandra Stewart
Another shop in my Portland, Oregon neighborhood is closing. It’s the second in a month! Signs of the times all over my city include sad notices: “Going Out of Business,” “For Lease” and “Tenant Relocating.” That’s why I love the idea of The 3/50 Project — a program designed to support local economies and independently owned businesses. Businesses like Scrub,  the…
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It Happens on the Courthouse Steps

By Alexsandra Stewart
by Alexsandra Stewart If you had asked me I would have said that the auction would have been in an office, in a building, maybe in a courtroom. It wasn’t.  The residential property auction was held in Oregon City, on the Clackamas County Courthouse steps. I figured that auctions on the courthouse steps were obsolete, a story from another time. …
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