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Featured Merchants
Local Listing
Company: Annie Bloom's Books
Address: 7834 SW Capitol Hwy, Portland, OR 97219
Phone: (503) 246-0053
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Company: Barnes and Noble Booksellers
Address: 1720 Jantzen Beach Ctr, Portland, OR 97217
Phone: (503) 283-2800
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Company: Dragon's Head Books and Gifts
Address: 6016 NE Glisan St, Portland, OR 97213
Phone: (503) 235-5995
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Company: In Other Words
Address: 8 NE Killingsworth St, Portland, OR 97211
Phone: (503) 232-6003
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Company: Looking Glass Bookstore
Address: 7983 SE 13th Ave, Portland, OR 97202
Phone: (503) 227-4760
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Company: Moyers Family Book Store
Address: 9842 E Burnside St, Portland, OR 97216
Phone: (503) 774-4633
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Company: Powell's Books At PDX
Address: 7000 NE Airport Way, Suite 2250, Portland, OR 97218
Phone: (503) 249-1935
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Company: Powell's City of Books
Address: 1005 W Burnside St, Portland, OR 97209
Phone: (503) 228-4651
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Company: Powell's Technical Books
Address: 33 NW Park Ave, Portland, OR 97209
Phone: (503) 228-4651
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Company: Serenity Shop
Address: 3212 SE Division St, Portland, OR 97202
Phone: (503) 235-3383
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Company: Title Wave Used Books
Address: 216 NE Knott St, Portland, OR 97212
Phone: (503) 988-5021
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Company: Twenty-Third Avenue Books
Address: 1015 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR 97210
Phone: (503) 224-5097
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Company: Willamette Traffic Bureau LLC
Address: 16303 NE Cameron Blvd, Portland, OR 97230
Phone: (503) 236-1183
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Barnes and Noble Booksellers in Portland
Bearly Read Books in Portland
Broadway Books in Portland
Castle Superstore in Portland
Full Gospel Businessmen's in Portland
Gifts Of The Spirit in Portland
Kbc Management in Portland
Oregon Historical Society Stor in Portland
Persis Book Store in Portland
Reed College Conference in Portland
Trang's Book and Video Store in Portland
Western States Bookstore in Portland
Women's Books and Resources in Portland

Michael's Arts and Crafts

Creativity sometimes strikes unexpectedly, and you might suddenly find yourself thinking if sewing a quilt, redecorating your living room, or learning how to knit. When this happens, you might need guidance (and supplies), in which case Michael's Arts and Crafts store in Gresham is the place to go! Michael's Arts and Crafts is the best place to get all of your decorating materials, including art supplies, baking accessories, and needlecrafts.

You can also purchase supplies to make holiday specialties and memorabilia.

Places to Visit in Portland: Michael's Arts and Crafts*
Category: Art Supplies
*Editors Favorite
Sara Alamdar, AskAMerchant.com Editor


About Portland
Oregon’s largest city and the Pacific Northwest’s third largest, Portland boasts a population of approximately 2 million residents in the Portland Metropolitan Area.  Known as the “City of Roses” for its ideal climate for growing roses, Portland is also known for its many parks, public transportation system and the Trailblazers NBA basketball team.

Portland’s Location
Portland is located in Oregon state where the Willamette and Columbia rivers meet.

Portland’s Neighborhoods
Northwest Portland includes the Pearl District, Old Town Chinatown, the Northwest District, and various residential and industrial neighborhoods.

North Portland is a mixture of residential, commercial, and industrial areas.

Northeast Portland is made up of a diverse collection of neighborhoods, including exclusive residential areas and working-class neighborhoods.

Southeast Portland incorporates the warehouses along the Willamette through historic Ladd's Addition to the Hawthorne and Belmont districts and Gresham.

Portland’s Climate
Warm, sunny and dry during the summer with an average high of 81 degrees in July.
Winters are usually mild to chilly with moisture and a high of 46 degrees in January.
Average of 155 days a year with measurable precipitation.

Portland’s Square Miles 145.4 square miles
Portland’s Population 568,380 residents
Portland is: the Largest City in Oregon and the 23rd largest city in the U.S.

2000 Portland Demographics:
- White 77.9%
- Hispanic or Latino 6.8%
- American 6.6%
- Asian 6.3%
- Native American 1.0%
- Total Population (2000 est.)= 529,121

Portland’s Major Attractions
Portland Art Museum
Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
Portland Classical Chinese Garden
International Rose Test Garden
Forest Park
Portlandia statue
Powell's City of Books

Important Phone Numbers in Portland
Police: 911
Fire: 911
Sheriff: 911
Non Emergency: (503) 823-3333

Airline Information: 503-460-4234
Public Transportation: (503) 238-RIDE
Radio Cab: (503) 227-1212
Broadway Cab: (503) 227-1234
Yellow Cab: (503) 227-1234
Portland Taxi: (503) 256-5400
Portland Shuttle: (503) 327-1094
Northern Lights Towncar Services: (503) 760-2478
Lucky Limousine & Towncar: (503) 254-0010
Amtrak: (800) USA-RAIL
Alamo Rent-A-Car: (503) 513-9550
Budget Car and Truck Rental: (800) 826-2090
Enterprise Rent-A-Car: (503) 284-8055
DMV: (503) 299-9999
Dept. of Transportation: 503-731-8200

Portland Water Bureau: 503-823-7770
Public Utilities Commission: (503)823-3008
Portland General Electric Co.: (503) 464-8000
Pacific Corporation: (503) 813-5000
Constellation Energy Group: (503) 552-6150
Northwest Natural Gas: (503) 226-4211?
Comcast Cable: (503) 335-3663?
Time Warner Cable: (503) 234-6183?
DISH Network: (503) 684-1567
Qwest: (866) 438-4939

Multnomah County Library (503) 988-5123
Portland Development Commission (503) 823-3200
Oregon Convention Center Info (503) 235-7575

City Information:
City/County Information Center(503) 823-4000
Travel Portland (503) 275-9750

School Districts:
Portland Public Schools (503) 916-2000

The Oregonian (503) 968-3162
Northwest Examiner (503) 241-2353
Business Journal of Portland (503) 274-8733
Willamette Week (503) 243-2122
Portland Observer (503) 288-0033

KNRK FM - (503) 733-5470
KGON FM - (503) 733-5466
KKRZ FM – (503) 226-0100
KVMX FM - (503) 517-6400
KWJJ FM  -  (503) 226-9653
KFXX FM – (503) 223-1441
KXL AM - (503) 243-7595
KOAC AM - (503) 293-1982

KATU TV Ch. 2 - (503) 231-4222
KOIN TV Ch. 6 - (503) 464-0600
KGW TV Ch. 8 - (503) 226-5000
KPTV TV Ch. 12/30 - (503) 906-1249
KRCW-TV  Ch. 32 - (503) 644-3232
KOPB-TV Ch. 10/27 - (503) 244-9900

Better Business Bureau (503) 226-3981
US Patent and Trademark (800) 786-9199
US Copyright Office (202) 707-3000
CDC (800) 611-5170
CA Contractors Licenses (503) 378-4621