Angel Investment Opportunities in Oregon

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Entrepreneurs and startups in the Northwest, especially in Oregon, should be aware of several angel investment group investment programs coming up in the next few months. Here’s a list: Angel Oregon www.oenangeloregon.org. Oregon Angel Fund www.oregonangelfund.com.

Winemakers Are Expanding Into the Legal Marijuana Business in Oregon

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There has been talk of developing wine-and-weed tourism. Best Industries

Oregon Proposes 'Pay It Forward' Loan Program

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Look out, Peter Thiel: The state of Oregon is launching a pilot program for college students that works a lot like a venture capital fund. The Oregon State Senate passed the bill unanimously on July 1 and now a pilot program is in the works.

Oregon, Washington Probe E. Coli Cases Linked to Chipotle

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14, the Oregon Health Authority said Three people in the Portland area and 19 people in Washington became sick after eating at the Mexican food chain since Oct.

Random Blog Recommendation: Crater Lake, Oregon

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Reflection on Local Angel Investment From Inside Out

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I just finished with the fourth of our annual angel investment event for my local group based in Eugene and Corvallis, Oregon. We now have an investment in Cascade ProDrug, using technology developed at our own University of Oregon (based in Eugene, where I live) to help people fight cancer by reducing the toxic effects of chemotherapy. Invested Interests convertible note gust.com Oregon State University University of Oregon Willamette Angel Conference

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Microbrews and business plan competitions?

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At Bplans, we’re proud of our home state of Oregon. For the first time ever, start-ups in Oregon have many, many places they can go for help, compete for funding, and feel like they get mentoring, advice, and support — without having to relocate to the Silicon Valley or Seattle.”

Student entrepreneurs sprouting up on Oregon campuses, eager to create their own job market

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Oregon and the United States need something to shake up the economy not the type of business that attracts venture capitalists or angel investors. She's working full time. make their businesses viable.

The Top 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in Portland

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Meet the businesses generating major sales in Oregon's biggest city

One Little Ice Cream Cart That’s About to Have Big Growth

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Beginning as a small red cart in Eugene, Oregon, today Red Wagon Creamery has a downtown storefront, local retail distribution, and online ordering. However, by working closely with the Oregon Department of Agriculture and learning through their own research, Red Wagon found its way.

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Oregon's Legal Marijuana Industry Will Be Worth Nearly $500 Million by 2020

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Spurred by soon-to-be-legal sales of recreational pot, the market is expected to double in size in the next five years

McDonald's Golden Arches Attacked After Man Unsuccessfully Orders 30 Double Cheeseburgers

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The big question is, why did a Sutherlin, Oregon McDonald's refuse Jedediah Ezekiel Fulton's order for 30 Double Cheeseburgers? Marketing

Oregon St. No. 1 national seed for NCAA baseball tournament

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AP) — Pac-12 champion Oregon State has been chosen the No. OMAHA, Neb. (AP) 1 overall seed for the NCAA Division I baseball tournament

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No. 21 Oregon gets 2 straight tests vs. ranked opponents

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AP) — Oregon's slow climb from a bumpy start to the season could pick up speed this week RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

2 Reasons Businesses Are Making the Move to Portland (That No One's Been Talking About)

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Oregon is one of top 10 states to conduct business.

[SlideShare] A Brief History of Labor Day…

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Inspiration celebration Grilling holidays Labor Day Labor Unions New York Oregon Parades When was the first Labor Day? When did it become a national holiday? Who “invented” it?

Oregon AD Mullens to be playoff selection committee chairman

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Oregon athletic director Rob Mullens will be the chairman of the College Football Playoff selection committee, starting next season, and three new Power Five ADs are joining the 13-member panel

Oregon upsets Duke 74-65, advances to 1st women's Sweet 16

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DURHAM — Ruthy Hebard had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and Oregon earned its first Sweet 16 berth by upsetting Duke 74-65 on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament

Oregon upsets Duke 74-65, advances to 1st women's Sweet 16

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AP) — Ruthy Hebard had 20 points and 15 rebounds, and Oregon earned its first Sweet 16 berth by upsetting Duke 74-65 on Monday night in the second round of the NCAA Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Hebard lifts Oregon past Temple 71-70 in women's 1st round

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seconds remaining to lift Oregon past Temple 71-70 on Saturday night in the first round of the NCAA Tournament DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Ruthy Hebard hit a jumper with 5.5

Sheryl Sandberg Faces New Questions From State Attorneys General About Cambridge Analytica Scandal

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The COO is answering questions about the social network's data-sharing scandal while attending the National Association of Attorneys General meeting in Portland, Oregon.

Randleman native shot at Oregon college describes gunman's rampage

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Chris Mintz, the Oregon college student celebrated as a hero for running toward danger while a gunman opened fire at Umpqua Community College, says the shooter showed no emotion as heROSEBURG, Ore.

Oregon State meets Fullerton in College World Series opener

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1 national seed Oregon State will play Cal State Fullerton in the College World Series opener on Saturday OMAHA, Neb. (AP) AP) — No.

Duke's title defense ends with 82-68 loss to Oregon

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AP) — Mike Krzyzewski felt a swell of pride after Duke's national title defense ended with a loss to Oregon ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP)

Duke ready for Oregon in 2nd round of women's NCAA tourney

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Oregon will try to do it with three freshman starters DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Duke has been tough to beat in NCAA Tournament games at Cameron Indoor Stadium.

The Latest: 9 others charged with armed Oregon standoff

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AP) — The Latest on the standoff at a national wildlife refuge in Oregon (all times local BURNS, Ore. (AP)

Oregon's Horton is manager of USA Collegiate National Team

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AP) — Oregon coach George Horton has been named manager of the 2016 USA Baseball Collegiate National Team DURHAM, N.C. (AP)

Leaders: Don’t Try to Do Everything — You’ll End Up Accomplishing Nothing

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Business Management leadership Management oregon daily emeraldThe hardest lesson for a leader to learn, is when to leave something to someone else. The pressure of being in charge can cause them to think they need to be god’s gift to everything under the sun.

Charlotte defeats Oregon State 69-66 in a see-saw game

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AP) — Jon Davis scored eight of his 22 points in the final three minutes as Charlotte held off Oregon State 69-66 in a wild see-saw game Saturday night CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP)

Brown lifts No. 16 Duke women over No. 18 Oregon St 72-65

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18 Oregon State 72-65 on Saturday DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Lexie Brown scored Duke's last 10 points of the game, finishing with 19, as the No. 16 Blue Devils held off No.

No. 18 Oregon State women win on road, beat NC Central 97-44

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18 Oregon State beat North Carolina Central 97-44 on Wednesday for its first road win of the season DURHAM, N.C. (AP) AP) — Kat Tudor had careers-highs of 23 points and 11 rebounds, and No.

78 years ago, Oregon's Tall Firs won the 1st NCAA Tournament

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The historical significance of Oregon's return to the Final Four was not lost on coach Dana Altman

Oregon takes the national stage against defending champ Duke

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AP) — Dillon Brooks and his top-seeded Oregon Ducks have a golden opportunity to get college basketball's full attention Thursday night ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP)

3 rescued after boat takes on water near Oregon Inlet

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Coast Guard says crewmembers have helped a fishing boat taking on water east of Oregon Inlet ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) AP) — The U.S.,

State's bathroom bill prompts cities in Ohio, Oregon to try and lure Replacements Ltd. away from Triad

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Cities in Ohio and Oregon are more than willing to help one of the area's most well-known companies — Replacements Ltd. move out of town.

Today's Total Eclipse Is History. Here's When You Get Your Next Chance

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Didn't make it to Oregon or South Carolina for totality? You'll get three more chances in the next seven years.

2 Oregon teens win auto repair contest at Ford Motor

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AP) — Two high school students from Oregon have won a national auto repair contest in suburban Detroit DEARBORN, Mich. (AP)

Do You Have Your Elevator Pitch Ready?

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I was there last Thursday to hear these two pitches , two of the best from 16 one-minute pitches at the University of Oregon’s New Venture Championship. The first, from Visiray , a team representing the University of Oregon: And the second one, KarmaGoat , from UCLA. He has an MBA from Stanford and degrees with honors from the University of Oregon and the University of Notre Dame. Tweet Could you describe your company in 60 seconds?

Amazon, Fresh Direct and More Will Soon Accept Food Stamps Online

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The two-year pilot program will start in seven states: Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Washington, Iowa, and Oregon

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