Portland Colleges and Universities
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Portland Colleges and Universities

When most people think of Oregon, they think of Portland. Rightly so, as it’s the state’s largest city. While there are many college towns throughout Oregon, including places like Eugene,Corvallis and Ashland, the Rose City also has an abundance of higher education institutions, universities and vocational schools. Here is a look at the schools throughout...

Oregon College Towns – Private Universities
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Oregon College Towns – Private Universities

College towns all have their own unique charms, and the ones throughout Oregon are no different. While the state boasts several public higher education institutions such as the University of Oregon, it also has its fair share of private universities. Here’s a look at five private college towns throughout Oregon. Newberg Located24 miles southwest of...

Seasonal Fashion Tips
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Seasonal Fashion Tips

Winter is well underway in the Pacific Northwest, bringing seasonally cold weather with it. However, it will soon be over as spring emerges. Each of the four seasons has its own set of necessary clothing. The fashion industry uses the changing of the seasons to roll out the latest and most trendy looks. Some of...

7 Items to Keep Out of The Laundry Room
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7 Items to Keep Out of The Laundry Room

It might seem that you can wash just about anything, but many items will actually prevent your other clothing items from getting clean, or worse will damage the machine – or your clothing – beyond repair. Here’s some of the things you should keep out of laundry room: Shoes Most people think they can throw...

Will Mobile Apps Be Another Laundry Payment Option?
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Will Mobile Apps Be Another Laundry Payment Option?

Now that places like Starbucks and big box grocers have been able to accept payments via mobile phone, we’ve been getting a lot of questions lately about the possibility of laundry payment using mobile apps. We are excited about everything that’s happening with this technology, because mobile payment would be extremely convenient for residents, and...

How To Avoid Theft In The Laundry Room
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How To Avoid Theft In The Laundry Room

There’s been some recent reports of theft and vandalism in laundry facilities, and often people didn’t realize it was happening right in front of them!  It’s common to simply assume that the thief is a repairman, for example, because they look like they know what they’re doing while they’re removing the cash from the machines,...

The #1 Reason Why Your Laundry Still Looks Dirty
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The #1 Reason Why Your Laundry Still Looks Dirty

If your laundry still looks dirty after you’ve put it through the washer and dryer, it probably is! The reason for this is most likely because you overloaded the washer. Overloading your machine won’t allow it to wash your load completely, which will cause you to have to wash the clothes again – or walk...

Three Laundry Tips for New Singles
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Three Laundry Tips for New Singles

When people are in a domesticated setting, they almost take for granted how easy it is to do laundry. Maybe they’ve been living with a wife, girlfriend, boyfriend or husband and it’s part of their weekly routines. They’ve been sharing an apartment or a house with a significant other and happen to have a washing...