Progressive city planning and a reputation for “community” and “quality of life” have helped Portland, Ore., outcompete other cities and attract young people with college degrees. But Portland remains one of the whitest large metro areas in the United States, and minorities there say it’s an isolating place to live. Portland is becoming, perhaps, the ultimate example of Americans sorting themselves into like minded communities where everyone looks the same.
The fastest growing portion of their business is women’s softball. “They’re not brand conscious,” said Nigro. The same can be said for the volleyball customers. The winner of the Elevator Pitch was COBA major, Colby Hatchett, a junior marketing major from Fort Worth. His idea was The Mullet, a restaurant concept where parents could enjoy a nice meal at the front of the restaurant while their children would be fully taken care of in the back of the restaurant. After the pitch, Colby said he was incredibly grateful to meet entrepreneurs working in the marketplace and gain real experience from the competition..
FATSIS: A kicker not about a kicker. It’s about a safety, the San Francisco 49ers’ Donte Whitner. He said this week that he is legally changing his last name to Hitner because that’s what I do, meaning he hits hard. In an interview earlier this year with the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Favor Hamilton said she dealt with anxiety, an eating disorder and struggled with postpartum depression after the birth of her daughter, Kylie, now 7. But, she told the newspaper, feel better than I ever felt. The time of the interview, it turned out, she was doubling as Lundy, a $600 an hour call girl for an escort service based in Las Vegas..
Once aboard, the press pool is instructed to remain inside the designated press cabin at all times. No movement outside of the area is allowed without a White House staff escort and is monitored by the Secret Service agents sitting in the adjacent cabin. Photography is allowed only during camera briefings inside that press cabin..
It no secret that all Nintendo needs to do to sell a game is put Mario mug on it. And, generally speaking, most of the games he headlines are pretty good. But one area in which the mustachioed megastar hasn always shone is sports games. Prayer pipes signify mankind’s communication with the Creator. In the center of the blanket, within the circle of life, are four hands representing the diverse peoples of the world and a new beginning. Shades of brown and green reflect the natural beauty of Mother Earth..