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Jul 06,2006
Sales of existing homes nationwide experienced a minor decline in May with home prices rising to near normal rates, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Total existing-home sales – including single-family, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops – eased 1.2 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 6.67 million units in May from a pace of 6.75 million in April, and were 6.6 percent below the 7.14 million-unit level in May 2005. “There’s now ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
Looking for a bebopping good time?  Check out the 16th annual Bend Summer Festival hosted by the Bend Downtowners Association and put on by C3 Events. The event kicks off at 11 a.m. Saturday and runs until 10 p.m. and continues on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. “The idea of the summer festival is for Bend to get out, stretch their legs during the warmer weather and enjoy downtown,” said Chuck Arnold, the ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
With temperature soaring upwards of 100 degrees in some parts of Oregon in the past few weeks, many people headed to local waters to cool off.  Several of those summer outings ended in tragedy and now serve as a solemn safety reminder to all Oregonians planning aquatic activities. Two young men, reported to be 20 and 21 years old visiting from out of town, lost their lives in the Clackamas River, near Carver on July ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
Three new area business people have joined the Bend Downtowners Association Board of Directors. Dion Agee, of King of Sole; Susan Gierga of David Evans and Associates; and Sean McCann of BendNights.com are stepping up to help the association find new ways to market and improve the district. The association’s goal is to bring awareness and improvements to downtown Bend.  From the eclectic mix of unique shops, fine eateries, and art galleries to sprawling Drake ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
Wonder who is living in the neighborhood and if it is someone to beware of?  As of June 29th a new Oregon State Police website began providing information on over 14,500 registered sex offenders in 36 counties, 700 of which are classified as predatory. The website’s origins date back to September 6, 2005 when Governor Ted Kulongoski signed a bill into law mandating the posting of predatory sex offenders to a public internet site.  Those ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
MEDTRONICAwww.Pain.comA wide-ranging site devoted to the subject of pain, intended for both consumers and professionals. There's an "Ask the Pain Doctor" section, regularly updated news and a library on pain resources. A WRINKLY SMILE IN TIMEBack in 1965, when he was 20 years old, rock star Pete Townshend penned the line: "I hope I die before I get old" in the song, "My Generation."   A WRINKLY SMILE IN TIME - Researchers say young people tend ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
I was expecting to have to rip apart the response by Ilyce Glink in the “Ask the Real Estate Lawyer” column in your June 22nd issue. Instead, it was very well done and exactly correct. This industry needs more people like Ilyce Glink. [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
The city’s plan for multi-lane roundabouts on Reed Market Road should make for some interesting traffic accidents.  Nobody signals their intent to exit out of our existing single-lane roundabouts – and yes, you ARE supposed to signal your intent to leave the roundabout.  Some people get up a pretty good speed going around them, and I find myself sitting there with feet poised over both the brake and the gas at the same time, trying ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
The recently passed law requiring Oregon residents to get a prescription to buy cold medicine containing pseudoephedrine is asinine.  Why must I be penalized for the actions of a few whacked-out tweakers?  Even the sheriff's office said we haven't had any meth labs in our area this year, and only one the previous year. I don't have insurance, I have to pay full price for prescriptions, and now on top of that I will have the ... [full story]
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Jul 06,2006
West Coast Bank is scheduled to relocate its Bend, Oregon branch to a new facility on July 24, 2006. The new branch at 377 SW Century Drive is located in front of the company's mortgage group, which has housed the branch since 2003. Central Oregon District Manager Mark Beardsley said, "The long-awaited new branch will better serve our clients with a computer kiosk, satellite TV access to business news channels, free consumer and business checking, ... [full story]
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