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Be The Match


Every three minutes, someone in the US is diagnosed with a blood cancer like leukemia. It can happen to anyone at any time—but so can a cure – a marrow transplant. Most of us won’t have a matching marrow donor in our family. For more information go to Be The Match

Back to School Fair Supporting Teachers


Honor the local teachers who inspire our students on Thursday September 3rd from 5-8pm! Trudy's Living Room is thrilled to showcase the teachers' beautiful works of art!  Let's celebrate our teachers as everyone heads back to school at this FUN monthly Art Show!  Enjoy the "back to school" fair provided by  Country Grains at Fir Point Farm!

Widmer Brothers Brewing Oktoberfest


The 11th annual Widmer Brothers Brewing Oktoberfest is just around the corner! Gates open at 3pm- until 11pm on Sept 12th at the brewery 929 N Russell. Tickets are $10, and are avilable for presale at brownpapertickets.com. Featured bands are Tango Alpha Tango, Water Tower, Garcia Birthday Band. Get ready for German food and tasty beer! MUST BE 21 OR OLDER. For more details visit Windmerbrothers.com.

Dennis' 7 Dees Annual Charity Golf Tournament benefiting Human Solutions


Dennis' 7 Dees is committed to supporting Human Solutions' efforts to provide emergency shelter and services to hundreds of homeless families in the greater Portland area.  Join us for a fun-filled day - great golf, games and prizes.  Your entry fee includes:  18-holes, continental breakfast, lunch, cart and much more! Join us on September 17th, 2015 at 7:30am at Langdon Farms, 24377 NE Airport Road, Aurora OR. Click here to register!

United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon


The 11th Annual Walk, Roll & Run for United Cerebral Palsy of Oregon and Southwest Washington takes off on Saturday September 19th! Choose the 2.5 mile stroll and roll around the Eastbank Esplanade, or the 5k or 8K run on the Springwater Corridor—both raise much-needed funds for UCP’s ongoing mission to ensure a life without limits for those with disabilities. There’s also food, music, booths and Rojo the Llama to enjoy after the event! Register today at www.walkrollnrun.org.  When you do, make sure and enter the promo code “BEWELLNW” and get $5 off your registration fee!

Lights, Camera, Auction Benefit


Help support the YMCA Child Care Division with an evening of Lights, Camera, Auction! Proceeds from this event benefit the YMCA's 2015 Annual Campaign to provide financial assistance for familes and youth development programs. The benefit dinner and silent auction will be held at the Multnomah Athletic Club on Saturday, September 19th and will go from 5:30pm to 10pm. To purchase tickets and learn more, click here.

Living Dead Horror Con


The FIRST all-celeb based horror convention is coming to Portland, OR, and will give fans of all genres of horror and all forms (from film to art and music to literature) the perfect mix of everything they love all rolled into one gore-filled weekend.  Top celebrities including Ari Lehman (Friday the 13th), Adrienne King (Friday the 13th), Dana Ashbrook (Twin Peaks), live bands, horror burlesque, oddities, nonstop film screenings, celebrity led workshops, personalized VIP parties, and panels from authors, actors, directors and makeup artists.  Join the fun this November at the Oregon Convention Center.  Buy your tickets here.

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Inexperienced QB trio battles for Beavers' starting role


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Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins dies at 58


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Seahawks LB pushing for playing time


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Sarkisian: meds, booze led to ugly scene


(AP) Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian publicly apologized Tuesday for his drunken appearance at a team rally last weekend, attributing his slurred, profane speech to . . . more.

Ducks #7, Buckeyes first unanimous #1 in AP poll


(AP) Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll. The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from . . . more.

Freeman looks to add "leader" to his resume


(AP) Just a sophomore, Oregon running back Royce Freeman is already assuming a leadership role on the Ducks' offense. That's only natural considering he's the top returning . . . more.

FCS power NDSU to visit Ducks in 2020


(AP) The FCS' most dominant program has a date with one of the FBS' biggest powerhouses. North Dakota State and Oregon announced Friday they will meet at Autzen Stadium . . . more.

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The FAN's Golf Page is where you can go for the latest AP coverage of the PGA, LPGA, Web.Com, European and Champion's Tour info. From leader boards to stories, it's all right here.

The FAN's NBA Page


What offseason? From draft news, to trades and free agency, you'll find the latest Trail Blazers and league news on The FAN's NBA page.

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For the latest on M's Baseball, including player moves, previews, real time gamecasts and recaps, head to The FAN's Mariners Page.