Editorial: The tragedy of North Greeley Avenue

The Greeley Freeway. Yesterday’s collision occurred near the rear of that white truck on the left. (Note: Red line is where concrete jersey-barrier protected lane is slated to be built.)(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland) Yesterday morning around 9:00 am two people died in a collision on North Greeley Avenue. Police say one of the victims, the driver of a sedan, crossed the centerline. That person’s car was hit by another driver and both people in the sedan died as a result of the impact. While no bi...
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FasterSkier News Round-Up (Updated)

Dave Stewart transitions from the University of Denver to the Steamboat Winter Sports Club. After twelve years as the Nordic Head Coach at the University of Denver (DU), Dave Stewart will be stepping down . Under Stewart’s leadership, DU earned six NCAA Division I national championships in skiing. Stewart’s long list of accomplishments includes a 2016 co-Nordic Coach of the Year honor and five Rocky Mountain Intercollegiate Ski Association (RMSIA) Coach of the Year awards. Dave Stewart...
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Champions League Final: Klopp Hopeful Over Firmino Fitness

Jurgen Klopp has revealed that Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino is close to returning to full training ahead of the Champions League final. The striker, who has missed the Reds’ last three games with a groin injury, has been making a staggered return to training during Liverpool’s warm weather camp in Marbella. With less than two weeks to go before the June 1 showdown with Tottenham, Klopp said on Wednesday: ‘Bobby looks really good (and) he is now part of training. ‘It was not too long out, b...
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This is one for those who like a bit of old-fashioned lore mixed in with an otherwise typical modern Japanese equipment story. It’s a well-established practice that each JDM brand has selling points around attention to detail, crazy tight tolerances, and use of higher-quality materials; all of which serve to produce equipment which is, according to JDM loyalists, a step above what’s available from the major retail brands in North America. With that, most Japanese brand stories include some histo...
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Mets’ Cespedes has ankle surgery, expected to miss season

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets say slugger Yoenis Cespedes is expected to miss the entire season after having ankle surgery. The Mets said the 33-year-old Cespedes had the operation on Thursday. The team announced Monday that the oft-injured outfielder had broken his right ankle in an accident on his ranch. Cespedes hadn’t […]
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NHL News & Notes: Nelson, Senators Head Coach & More

In today’s News & Notes, Brock Nelson has signed a long-term contract extension, the Ottawa Senators have hired D.J. Smith as their new head coach and Mike Modano has been hired by the Minnesota Wild. Nelson Signs Extension The New York Islanders have signed Nelson to a six-year contract extension worth $36 million. This deal came after Nelson had himself a career-season with the Islanders and the team shocked many by taking a huge step forward following former captain John Tavares’ depa...
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Yankees use bases-loaded walk to beat Orioles 6-5 for sweep

BALTIMORE (AP) — Mychal Givens walked Aaron Hicks with the bases loaded to force in the tiebreaking run in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Thursday to complete a four-game sweep. Clint Frazier and Luke Voit homered for the Yankees, who went deep 13 times during the series. […]
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Nats manager Martinez fires hat, kicks dirt, ejected vs Mets

NEW YORK (AP) — Washington manager Dave Martinez was ejected in the eighth inning of a game against the New York Mets and didn’t leave until making quite a scene. Plate umpire Bruce Dreckman rang up Washington’s Howie Kendrick for a strikeout as he tried to check his swing Thursday, then tossed the veteran player. […]
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Contract extension in hand, Edelman can get down to business

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — On the day after his 33rd birthday, a newly enriched Julian Edelman was doing what he loves best: practicing with his fellow New England Patriots. “We got something done,” the veteran wide receiver said Thursday after the Patriots concluded an organized team activity on the practice field behind Gillette Stadium. “Business […]
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Mariners’ Daniel Vogelbach embraces mentorship role with top prospect Jarred Kelenic

In the midst of his breakthrough season in Seattle, Vogelbach has also connected with the Mariners' top hitting prospect in West Virginia. "He’s raking now, and hopefully he can fly through and help us out," Vogelbach says of Kelenic.
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SMITH - City Escape

I watched this video from Smith the other day and it is a stellar profile of George Revel and his downtown San Fransisco shop, Lost Coast Outfitters.  This video was a good reminder of my morning with George visiting the Golden Gate Angling and Casting Club and his shop at it's first location several years ago.  You can circle back to that post HERE. Then click PLAY... I am a huge fan of Smith ChromaPop lenses and a couple pairs of Guide's Choice (one with Bronze Mirror and another with Techli...
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Weekend Event Guide: Sandy Ridge, local architecture, burgers in Sellwood, and more

Join the Intro to Sandy Ridge ride and you’ll be flowing down the trails like this in no time.(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland) The Weekend Event Guide is made possible by support from readers like you. Please subscribe today. I feel like things are eerily quiet on the calendar this weekend. There are things to do, but my senses tell me this is the calm before the storm of Pedalpalooza which starts next Saturday (June 1st). But as I like to say, “Tis better to take one in hand then two in the bus...
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PSG Infighting Could Send Mbappe Or Neymar To Madrid

Real Madrid are reportedly waiting for a decision from Kylian Mbappe or Neymar ahead of the planned summer overhaul at the Bernabeu as PSG manager Thomas Tuchel admitted that both players could leave in the summer transfer window. The La Liga giants are looking to recruit a host of stars following a disappointing campaign last season. Eden Hazard and Paul Pogba are Zinedine Zidane’s top targets but Paris Saint-Germain forwards Mbappe and Neymar have been linked with moves to the Spanish capital...
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Cooper hits slam in 9th, Marlins top Tigers, 6th win in row

DETROIT (AP) — Garrett Cooper hit a grand slam with two outs in the ninth inning and the Miami Marlins won their sixth in a row, rallying past Detroit 5-2 Thursday to finish a terrible homestand for the Tigers. The Marlins, who had the worst record in the majors last week, extended the longest active […]
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West Virginia State Parks celebrates grand opening of Pipestem Peaks Zipline tour at Pipestem Resort State Park

Zipline tours are officially underway at Pipestem Resort State Park, and just in time for summer. West Virginia State Parks unveiled the state’s newest aerial adventure Thursday with the first trips on a series of ziplines that let riders soar for more than a mile above the breathtaking Bluestone National Scenic River. Video by: Kelsey Takitch “This is truly a great day for West Virginia State Parks,” Division of Natural Resource Director Stephen McDaniel said. “Since day one on the ...
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Palm Springs condo that belonged to longtime Angels owner Gene Autry seeks a buyer at $699,000

Autry’s part-time home at the Ocotillo was the “owner’s unit,” created from a combination of three condominiums, with a private swimming pool and its own entrance. (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and R...
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Pirates slug 4 homers, beat Rockies 14-6

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Josh Bell, Bryan Reynolds and Starling Marte all homered in the seventh inning to lead the Pittsburgh Pirates past Colorado 14-6 on Thursday. The Pirates jumped on Rockies starter Antonio Senzatela (3-4) for eight runs over 3 1/3 innings, but Colorado stormed back in the sixth, plating six runs that were charged […]
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Carey just two behind in Alps Tour bid

David Carey Alps Tour — Castleknock's David Carey is just two shots off the lead as he chases his maiden win in the Memorial Giorgio Bordoni in Italy.He followed a five-under 65 with a 67 to share third place on eight-under par heading into Friday’s final round at Pinetina in Como.Italy's Edoardo Lipparelli leads by a shot on 10-under par from Lars Van Meijel of the Netherlands bu...
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Top-seeded Zverev advances to Geneva Open semifinals

GENEVA (AP) — Top-seeded Alexander Zverev advanced to the Geneva Open semifinals by beating Hugo Dellien 7-5, 3-6, 6-3 on Thursday. The fifth-ranked Zverev saved a set point when trailing 5-3 against the 92nd-ranked Bolivian in the first. He then got the key service break to take a 3-1 lead in the decider. “I struggled […]
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World Naked Bike Ride coming to Laurelhurst Park June 29th

Riders mass on SE Water Avenue prior to the 2012 edition of the ride.(Photo: J. Maus/BikePortland) The local edition of the World Naked Bike Ride, Portland’s annual clothing-optional gathering that celebrates human-powered transport and the vulnerability of people who do it, will start from Laurelhurst Park. The 16th edition of the ride happens on June 29th at 8:00 pm. Volunteer behind the event have been working hard to make sure everything goes off without a hitch. They’ve also booked the M...
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Jets coach Adam Gase says he had nothing to do with GM Mike Maccagnan's firing

Jets coach Adam Gase on Thursday denied playing any role in the firing of general manager Mike Maccagnan and added that there were no issues with his players.            [Author: NFL writer]
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Ask BikePortland: What’s the best way to carry a dog on my bike?

There are many ways to carry dogs. (Photos: J. Maus/BikePortland) With summer in the air and June just a few days away, it’s officially biking-with-your-dog season in Portland. Mac and Rainbow. But it’s not always as easy as plopping pup in a pannier and pedaling away. Some dogs need to be coaxed, others just need the right place to sit so they feel comfortable. I recently met Mac Bishop, founder of Wool & Prince, a southeast Portland-based company that sells merino wool apparel ...
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Palm Springs condo that belonged to Gene Autry seeks a buyer at $699,000

Autry’s part-time home at the Ocotillo was the “owner’s unit,” created from a combination of three condominiums, with a private swimming pool and its own entrance. (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and Robert Gentry) (Photos by Val Riolo and R...
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Barcelona Give Ernesto Valverde Vote Of Confidence

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu has reiterated his support for manager Ernesto Valverde despite their shock Champions League exit to Liverpool. The Catalan giants surrendered a 3-0 first-leg lead, losing 4-0 at Anfield in the semi-finals – having suffered a similar comeback loss against Roma in last season’s quarter-finals – to end their bid for another treble this season. Valverde’s side clinched La Liga in comfortable fashion, finishing 11 points clear of second-placed Atletico Madri...
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Giro d’Italia 2019: этап 13

13 этап. 23.05.2019. Pinerolo → Ceresole Reale (Lago Serru), 196 км. Dariya для Astana Cycling Team, 2019. | Ссылка | Нет комментариев | #astanaproteam
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List Of International Friendlies This Year

The group of teams touring the USA this summer just got a little but more glamorous with the news that Liverpool will play three games in the US this summer. Jurgen Klopp will bring his side stateside to play Borussia Dortmund at Notre Dame Stadium in South Bend, Ind, vs. Sevilla at Fenway Park and finally they will wrap up their tour against Sporting CP at Yankee Stadium. With little travel between the games, Liverpool are once again expected to conduct their preseason camp at Harvard Universi...
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Yummy Trails

We all love food, and we all clearly love trails. So why not combine the two? Our eastern region is filled with many things we love and take much pride in. It is home to some of the best mountains, rivers, outdoor communities, breweries and so much more. We also take great pride in our food. It’s sometimes hard to choose where to go due to how many great places there are… Well heck why not go to all of them?! We put together the top food trails our region has to offer so you can fill ...
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Jaguars rookie Josh Allen out with bruised knee, signs deal

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars rookie defensive end Josh Allen sat out practice Thursday after bruising his right knee during the team’s first practice of organized team activities. Coach Doug Marrone made the announcement two days after Allen got hurt and said there’s “zero” concern for his long-term health. But Marrone added that team […]
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Gómez HR sinks Nats after Martinez ejection, Mets sweep

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Gómez lost his shoe during an early dash, then hit a go-ahead, three-run homer in the eighth inning that helped the New York Mets overcome a Nationals comeback that started after Washington manager Dave Martinez’s heated ejection for a 6-4 victory Thursday and a four-game sweep. Gómez bolted around the […]
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