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Beaverton,

city (1990 pop. 53,310), Washington co., NW Oreg., a suburb of Portland, in a farm area; inc. 1893. Beaverton is the heart of the Silicon Forest high-technology manufacturing complex. Headquarters for electronics companies and NIKE, Inc., are there. Food products, wine, and furniture are also produced.
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FLORENCE - A Beaverton condiments maker has bought Florence-based Pacific Farms - a producer of wasabi, or "Japanese horseradish" - for an undisclosed price in a cash transaction.
Inglehoffer Applewood Smoked Bacon Mustard, packed in a 10-ounce bottle, blends Beaverton Foods' award-winning Honey Mustard with Maple and smoked bacon.
One of the most convenient hotels in Beaverton, the Courtyard is near the Oregon Zoo, which houses exotic animals from around the globe.
With a series of town initiated tax incentives, in addition to Oregon's more educated work force and higher standard of living, many of Silicon Valley's largest technology companies such as Intel, Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and Tektronix have established substantial presence in the Beaverton area.
For 30 years, the Beaverton Art Literacy Program has introduced and provided instruction in the fundamentals of art and art history, and offered studio art experiences to thousands of primary school students each year.
Science research is one of many outreach and extension activities offered by Beaverton high school, and we are very fortunate to have the support of companies like Tektronix in helping to make these programs possible," said Mike Blok, Science Department Chair, Science Research, Chemistry, Beaverton High School.
The first hint of opposition to a bigger Beaverton came from Nike, whose campus is in an unincorporated area covered by the city-county framework.
Gabler will exhibit jointly with Lyle Industries of Beaverton to underscore the year-old strategic partnership between the companies.
The Beaverton Education Foundation (BEF), a public charity that supports strong public schools in the Beaverton, Ore.
A voluntary informational pre-proposal meeting will be held at 9:30 AM on June 4, 2015, at The Beaverton Building, City Hall, in the Council Chambers at address listed above.
June 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Beaverton partners and the City of Beaverton staff are extending the deadline for Solar Beaverton sign-ups to Monday, August 1.
Digimarc Corporation (NASDAQ: DMRC), based in Beaverton, Oregon, is a leading supplier of secure identity and media management solutions.