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Damascus residents to vote for mayor, two council seats
Sat, 18 Oct 2014 23:21:11 -0700

Candidates answer three questions Damascus, founded in 2004, has seen its share of political upheaval, with three questions that stand out. The Outlook asked each candidate for mayor and City Council about the following: 1, Should the city disincorporate? 2. Is House Bill 4029 unconstitutional? (The bill was ...

The lawsuits keep rolling in Damascus
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 00:36:32 -0700

Citizens ask city to stop suing them Everyone is still suing everyone else in Damascus, it seems. At the Damascus City Council meeting Monday, Sept. 15, councilors made it clear they intend to appeal a Marion County Circuit Court ruling earlier this month when they lost their bid to ...

Man sentenced to life in prison for 2011 murder in Damascus
Thu, 25 Sep 2014 09:02:00 -0700

Members of a murdered man's family came face-to-face with their loved one's killer Wednesday as Marcos Pico was sentenced to life in prison.

Grants to be announced by White House Wednesday
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:05:04 -0700

Name, Location, Areas Served, Grant Amount. NOVA Workforce Development, Sunnyvale Calif., Silicon Valley, $5,293,884. Denver Office of Economic Development, Denver Colo., Adams, Arapahoe, Boulder, Broomfield, Denver, Douglas, Jefferson, Larimer, Mesa, and Weld counties, $6,172,569.

Business briefs
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:36:10 -0700

A new look for an old friend MBank is changing its public face with the roll-out of a newly updated website and logo. The unveiling is all part of a rebranding effort that will culminate with the grand reopening of the bank’s flagship Gresham branch next year. “We rebranded ...