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Activist Hits the Seats at the Rose Bowl to Raise Funds for Outward Boundnew

Starting from the nosebleed section and spiraling down to the most highly coveted seats at the Rose Bowl, 56-year-old activist Jim "Mouth" Purol will not stop sitting and standing until his sweaty backside has touched all 92,542 seats.
Pasadena Weekly  |  Liz Hedrick  |  07-14-2008  |  Economy

Another Problem Fundraiser for John McCainnew

Former Oregon Republican Party chairman and one-time gubernatorial candidate Craig Berkman owes millions to some of Portland's wealthiest investors -- but that hasn't stopped him from making generous political contributions to Sen. John McCain and others.
Willamette Week  |  Nigel Jaquiss  |  07-09-2008  |  Politics

The Pressure Boys and The Sneakers Cash in Their Reunions for Charitynew

Misfortune brought people -- in this case, six musicians -- back together to fight cystic fibrosis.
INDY Week  |  Bryan Reed  |  05-01-2008  |  Profiles & Interviews

Love Him or Hate Him, D.K. Holm Needs Your Helpnew

Recently, film critic Holm was diagnosed with esophageal cancer, for which he has begun chemotherapy and is scheduled for surgery.
Willamette Week  |  David Walker  |  04-23-2008  |  Movies

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