Newport, Oregon— “The importance of our oceans is difficult to overestimate. They are crucial to our health, our food supply and our economy. I look forward to discussing these issues and the important work of the Oregon Coast Aquarium,” said Cyliva Hayes, First Lady of Oregon who will speak at the Oregon Coast Aquarium’s Ocean Steward Luncheon. The event, on Tuesday, May 14, is generously presented by Oregon Coast Bank and will be hosted by NW Natural at their headquarters in Portland.
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On April 27 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Yamhill County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public its sixth opportunity in three years to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Bring your medications for disposal to Walgreens at 603 SW Baker St, McMinnville, Or 97128. The service is free and anonymous, no questions asked.
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Approximately 650 people young and old will lace up their walking shoes in Salem on April 27th giving hope that every baby will have a healthy start. They’re walking and raising money to support March of Dimes funded research and programs to help moms have healthy, full-term pregnancies.
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The City of Salem Public Works Department announces team registration for the 2013 Kickball League. Team representatives, coaches, or managers may pick up a Spring/Summer League Registration Packet at the City of Salem Public Works Department, 555 Liberty Street SE, Room 325, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (open during the lunch hour) or go to www.softballcityusa.com to print off the team registration packet.
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Chris Thomas -Oregon News Service
PORTLAND, Ore. – At least part of the day today, Mother Nature should cooperate in most parts of Oregon for the American Heart Association’s National Walking Day. The goal is to get people moving, in recognition that they’re spending more time at work mostly sitting.
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Tickets Go On Sale Today !
Exciting news, baseball fans. The Salem-Keizer Volcanoes, affiliate of the 2010 and 2012 World Series Champion San Francisco Giants, are pleased to announce the 8th ranked Oregon State Beavers are coming to Volcanoes Stadium to play the University of Portland Pilots on Wednesday, May 8th. Game time is 5:30; gates open at 4:00.
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Newport, Oregon— Ever wished you could work at the most popular tourism destination on the Oregon Coast? This may be your chance! The Oregon Coast Aquarium, Wildlife Trading Company and Sharpshooter Imaging will host a job fair on Tuesday, April 9, from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
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Salem Chamber Orchestra (SCO) announces its 2013-2014 season, a continuation of “Bach is Rock” – The Brandenburgs.
Help celebrate Beaverton’s diversity and apply to participate in the third annual Beaverton International Celebration, presented by the city of Beaverton and hosted by Tualatin Hills Park & Recreation District (THPRD). The city of Beaverton is seeking applications from performers, artists/crafters, and cultural exhibitors interested in participating.
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