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Cause of plane Portland plane crash still under investigation

Ross Mitchell, 28, and Catherine George, 27, took off in a small plane from Hunt Airport in Portland, TX on the 4 th of July. The joy ride in the vintage L-16 Champion ended in a deadly crash on the North Shore Country Club golf course. The victims ...

TownePlace Suites Hotel to Open in Portland, TX

The 121-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Portland, Texas is scheduled to open this June. Located at 109 Esplanade Drive, the TownePlace Suites Corpus Christi Portland will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned by Ojala Holdings and managed by Texas ...

Damian Lillard To Usher In A New Blazer Era

The Texas native is averaging 23.6 points and 10.3 rebounds per game this season for the Portland Trailblazers. He is also a four-time NBA All-Star. On March 10th, 2015 Aldridge became the Trailblazers all-time leading rebounder. Kaytianna McMillan is a ...

Plane crash claims two

Both the pilot and a passenger were killed when a vintage plane crashed on a golf course in Portland, Texas, which is just Northeast of Corpus Christi. Officials say it could be up to ten days before an initial report is issued, on the probable cause of ...

The Big-Man Still Rules The NBA: How Texas Is Proving The Value Of A Front Court Stalwart

Damian Lillard also stayed at home with the Portland Trailblazers. But the vibe in the Association ...
No story could be larger than that of the future of LaMarcus Aldridge. The Texas-native has been rumored to go anywhere from San Antonio to the New ...

LaMarcus Aldridge pens thank-you letter to Trail Blazers fans

The decision was a personal one for Aldridge, who hails from Texas. While some fans in Portland may be salty, the 6-11 big man is asking for their understanding. Shortly after the decision, The Oregonian beat writer John Canzano wrote a post on why fans ...

LaMarcus Aldridge thanks Portland fans in letter

This time Aldridge penned his own letter to the fans in Portland, via the Oregonian ...
Aldridge can certainly make a case for his move — he’s going home to Texas and walking right onto a contender. But that doesn’t mean it hurts less for any ...

NBA: Portland Trail Blazers free agent LaMarcus Aldridge set to sign with San Antonio Spurs

FORWARD LaMarcus Aldridge has decided to return to his Texas roots and join the San Antonio Spurs ...
The Texan spent the first nine years of his career with the Portland Trail Blazers. Sports broadcaster ESPN said Aldridge was convinced to join the ...

2 dead in Southeast Texas plane crash

PORTLAND, Texas (AP) — Police say 2 people are dead in a small plane crash just north of Corpus Christi. KIII-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1HEln2m) that a man and a woman were on board, but no more details were immediately available on their identity or ...

TownePlace Suites hotels to open on University of Illinois Campus and in Portland, Texas

Hotels provides functional space for living and working, helping guests keep their routine and settle into the neighborhood. CHAMPAIGN, ILLINOIS – The 95-suite TownePlace Suites by Marriott in Champaign, Illinois is scheduled to open this Wednesday, July ...

Best Party Rental Companies are Available in Portland, Oregon

Going for parties is great fun and something that we all love to. But, hosting a party on a large scale can be a stressful experience for the host, as one has to plan a number of things. From selectin…

Best Party Rental Companies are Available in Portland, Oregon

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Buying prescription drugs via the Internet: A consumer guide to PORTLAND TEXAS

The Internet has changed the way we live, work and even as bought. The advance of the Internet has made it possible to compare prices and buy products without having to leave the house. But when used for medicine is important to be very careful. Some websites sell drugs that are not legitimate, putting their health at risk.

For example, some websites that sell medicines:

  • They are not licensed pharmacies with state of the United States or are not really pharmacies.

  • They can give an incorrect diagnosis or sell you a drug that is not appropriate for your medical condition.

  • Do not protect your personal data (eg social security number and credit cards).

Some of the drugs that are sold on the Internet:

  • They are fake (counterfeit or adulterated).

  • They are very strong medicine dose or very low concentration.

  • They contain ingredients that can be harmful to your health.

  • They are expired or expired medicines.

  • They have not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA for its acronym in English), or have not been studied for their safety and efficacy.

  • They have been prepared using safe standards.

  • They are not safe for use with other medicines or products you use.

  • No right or have not been properly stored or shipped labels.


  • Talk to your doctor and get a physical before taking any medicine for the first time.

  • Use only medications that have been prescribed by your doctor or other health professional you trust, who is licensed in the United States to give prescriptions or prescriptions.

  • Ask your doctor if you have to do something specific for your prescription.

The following information will help protect (a) if you purchase medicines via the Internet:


Make sure that the website where you buy your drugs is state-licensed pharmacy in the United States and you are located in the United States. Pharmacies and pharmacists in the United States must be licensed by a state pharmacy board. The pharmacy board of the state where you reside, you can tell if the website you use is a state-licensed pharmacy if you have good reputation, and if you are located in the United States. For a list of state pharmaceutical boards in English at the National Association of Boards of Pharmacy (NABP) whose website is:www.nabp.net . For information in Spanish call toll free 1-866-SU-FAMILIA (1-866-783-2645), the Li line Telefónica Health National Hispanic Family.

The NABP is a professional association of pharmaceutical state boards. This association has a program that will help you find some of the pharmacies that are licensed to sell through the Internet. The websites where the hallmark of this program appears, have been checked to ensure they comply with federal and state regulations. For more information in English about this program and for a list of pharmacies where VIPPS® (Verified Internet Pharmacy Practice Sites ™) seal appears, visit the website: www.vipps.info . For information in Spanish call toll free 1-866-SU-FAMILIA (1-866-783-2645) National Helpline Hispanic Family Health.

. Find the websites whose practices are designed to protect you a secure website should:

  • Be located in the United States and be licensed by the state pharmacy board which operates the website (visit the website www.nabp.net for a list of state pharmaceutical boards in English). For information in Spanish call toll free 1-866-SU-FAMILIA (1-866-783-2645) National Helpline Hispanic Family Health.

  • Have a licensed pharmacist who can answer your questions.

  • Require a prescription from your doctor or other health professional who is licensed in the United States to give prescriptions or prescriptions.

  • Having a medium through which you can talk to a person if you have any problem.


Note that the privacy and security of the site you will find easy to use and understand.

Do not give any personal information (such as your Social Security number, the number of your credit card or your medical history) unless you are sure the website will keep the protected information and not made public.

Ensure that the website will not sell your personal information unless you authorize it.


Report the web sites you do not feel safe (a), or those for which you have complaints. Visit the website www.fda.gov/buyonline and click under "Notify the FDA sites web troubled "to fill the form in Spanish.



Protect Your Business in PORTLAND TEXAS from Spring Weather Threats

This winter has been particularly harsh for businesses in the northeast and parts of the southern U.S., as record snowfalls and frigid temperatures forced many companies to close their doors for several days.

Many parts of the country are bracing for possible spring floods that may follow when the snow melts. Meanwhile, April through June is the peak time for tornadoes, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). The Southeast, Midwest, the Gulf States and the South Central region are particularly vulnerable to these dangerous windstorms.

Now is a good time to make a plan to protect your clients, customers and your business for the threats caused by spring storms and floods. Join the U.S. Small Business Administration and Agility Recovery on Tuesday, March 10 at 2 p.m. EDT for a free webinar on best practices for mitigating spring weather risks. These preparedness tips are based on real-life recovery experiences from business owners.

The SBA has partnered with Agility to offer business continuity strategies through its “PrepareMyBusiness” website. Visit www.preparemybusiness.org to access previous webinars and for additional preparedness tips.

The SBA provides disaster recovery assistance in the form of low-interest loans to homeowners, renters, private nonprofits and businesses of all sizes. To learn more, visit www.sba.gov/disaster.

WHAT: “Preparing for Severe Spring Weather” - A presentation from Agility CEO Bob Boyd, followed by a question and answer session.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 2 –3 p.m. EDT

Space is limited. Register at http://agil.me/springprepsba

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Atention: do you saw any of these people in PORTLAND TEXAS?

Ten Most Wanted

The FBI is offering rewards for information leading to the apprehension of the Ten Most Wanted Fugitives. Select the images of suspects to display more information.












    Unlawful Flight to Avoid Prosecution - First Degree Murder (3 Counts), Arson of an Occupied Structure

    REWARD: The FBI is offering a reward of up to $100,000 for information leading directly to the arrest of Robert William Fisher.

    Robert William Fisher is wanted for allegedly killing his wife and two young children and then blowing up the house in which they all lived in Scottsdale, Arizona in April of 2001.

    Fisher is physically fit and is an avid oupoorsman, hunter, and fisherman. He has a noticeable gold crown on his upper left first bicuspid tooth. He may walk with an exaggerated erect posture and his chest pushed out due to a lower back injury. Fisher is known to chew tobacco heavily. He has ties to New Mexico and Florida. Fisher is believed to be in possession of several weapons, including a high-powered rifle.

    Fisher has surgical scars on his lower back.

    • Robert W. Fisher



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