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In local news:
• The latest food trend for resident hotties? Canned seafood. Not the fishy, suspiciously gray stuff from your childhood, but briny, tastefully-spiced seafood in well-designed tins. Check out how you can jump on the trend sustainably in this story from the Mercury’s 2021 Food & Drink Guide.
• Rapper Nas and the Oregon Symphony are teaming up this November for a classical interpretation of some of Nas’s greatest records. Read the preview from Ray Gills Jr!
A Portland jail deputy has been charged with stealing COVID-19 vaccination cards
Corrections Deputy Robert J. Haney faces 2 charges: 1st-degree official misconduct & 3rd-degree theft
"I am extremely disappointed in the employee's actions," says sheriffhttps://t.co/AbByookKNz pic.twitter.com/B5ZNXYzOdp
— Zane Sparling (@PDXzane) October 19, 2021
• Duncan Hwang, community advocate and interim co-director of the Asian Pacific American Network of Oregon (APANO) launched a campaign Tuesday to fill Metro Council’s District 6 seat. The seat was vacated mid-term by former Metro councilor Bob Stacey, who officially resigned last week amid growing health issues. The current councilors have until mid-January to appoint a replacement.Continue reading »