Mistake Leads To Giant Tax Refund For Local Restaurant Owner

Posted by Jim Ferretti on March 11, 2014

Kooroush Shearan owns Piattino in NW Portland and Shiraz in Tigard and tells KXL News a payroll mistake in November 2013 cause him a big headache.

He says the trouble started one Friday morning when he checked his bank account and discovered a $30.00 fee from his payroll company, Paychex. After playing phone tag with a company representative, Shearan learned the …

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Governor Signs Education Bills

Posted by Mike Turner on March 11, 2014

Oregon’s Governor signed a pair of bills that would help more low-income students to earn college degrees.


One would create a pilot program at community colleges to provide scholarships and advising  to help get students to complete two-year degrees. The other is a study on how Oregon would provide free community college classes to high school graduates.


Driver of Stolen Vehicle Runs From Freeway Crash

Posted by Jeremy Scott on March 11, 2014

BEAVERTON — A man driving a stolen truck took off from a crash on the Sunset Highway westbound at the Cornell Road exit on Tuesday afternoon.  He ran up the exit ramp, but didn’t get far.

Police tracked him down hiding in bushes north of the freeway at NW 153rd and Oak Hills Drive.  30-year-old Jose Duran-Maya was arrested.

The vehicle was …

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Jake Báez

Posted by Jake Baez on March 11, 2014

Jake Baez Comes from a large family, and a rich history of question askers, which has helped lead him to the heart of the internet.

Having attended Oregon State University for graphic design and Spanish he has gone about carving a niche in the creative community has allowed Jake to be a small part of a creative craft,. Like every other …

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Little Kids With Big Hearts Hold The Heart Show Wednesday

Posted by Pat Boyle on March 11, 2014
heart auction

Portland, Oregon – Ophelia Belefant and her little brother Dashiell are busy getting ready for a silent auction Wednesday afternoon to raise money for Randall Children’s Hospital pediatric cardiology unit. Her dad, Brian says she learned last year that some kids have hearts that need fixing and she wanted to know what she could do to help.

They  decided she and …

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