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    Portland Living on the Cheap is looking for an editor and publisher. On the Cheap publishers run their sites, create their own editorial calendars and working together with the national On the Cheap network. It’s like running an online newspaper. If you’d like to run a business as Portland’s top maven of deals, discounts and […]
  • Portland Art Museum
    First Thursday of the month – FREE admission to Museum of Contemporary Craft, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. First Friday of the month – FREE admission to Portland Children’s Museum, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. First weekend of the month – FREE admission to Portland Art Museum and Portland Children’s Museum to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders. First Sunday of the month – $2 admission to OMSI. Second Tuesday of the month – $4 admission to the Oregon Zoo, […]
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    Trivia Nights are popular gatherings where fun-filled competition between individuals and teams is fueled with great beer and food. There are multiple Trivia Nights around town nearly every night of the week. Trivia buffs play for FREE or for a small entry fee (usually $3) and in some locations win cash, bar credit, growlers and other […]
  • Ice Cream
    Here are a few fun facts about ice cream: George Washington was the first American to purchase an ice cream maker. Thomas Jefferson was the first American to write out an actual recipe for ice cream. (He learned it from the French and it was vanilla.) All this is to say that your craving for […]
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    Taco Bell just relaunched its very popular Happier Hour. However, this time, it only includes drinks. For a limited time, customers can get a regular Freeze or medium fountain drink for just $1 — every day from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. If you combine the Happier Hour price with its new $1 Cravings Menu, […]
  • DQ
    For those who like their lunch with a sweet treat, Dairy Queen continues its popular lunchtime promo. For a limited time, the DQ $5 Lunch is available daily from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at participating locations. Customers get two crispy chicken wraps, fries, a beverage and choice of a sundae for just $5. For […]
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Are you Portland’s top cheapskate?

Portland Living on the Cheap is looking for an editor and publisher. On the Cheap publishers run their sites, create their own editorial calendars and working together with the national On the Cheap network. It’s like running an online newspaper. If you’d like to run a business as Portland’s top maven of deals, discounts and […]

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FREE & Cheap museum days

First Thursday of the month – FREE admission to Museum of Contemporary Craft, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. First Friday of the month – FREE admission to Portland Children’s Museum, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. First weekend of the month – FREE admission to Portland Art Museum and Portland Children’s Museum to Bank of America and Merrill Lynch card holders. First Sunday of the month – $2 admission to OMSI. Second Tuesday of the month – $4 admission to the Oregon Zoo, […]

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Love trivia? Play and win at Trivia Nights

Trivia Nights are popular gatherings where fun-filled competition between individuals and teams is fueled with great beer and food. There are multiple Trivia Nights around town nearly every night of the week. Trivia buffs play for FREE or for a small entry fee (usually $3) and in some locations win cash, bar credit, growlers and other […]

Ice Cream

Best ice cream in Portland

Here are a few fun facts about ice cream: George Washington was the first American to purchase an ice cream maker. Thomas Jefferson was the first American to write out an actual recipe for ice cream. (He learned it from the French and it was vanilla.) All this is to say that your craving for […]

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Taco Bell’s new ‘Happier Hour’ offers $1 drinks

Taco Bell just relaunched its very popular Happier Hour. However, this time, it only includes drinks. For a limited time, customers can get a regular Freeze or medium fountain drink for just $1 — every day from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. If you combine the Happier Hour price with its new $1 Cravings Menu, […]

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Dairy Queen serves $5 lunch with sundae

For those who like their lunch with a sweet treat, Dairy Queen continues its popular lunchtime promo. For a limited time, the DQ $5 Lunch is available daily from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at participating locations. Customers get two crispy chicken wraps, fries, a beverage and choice of a sundae for just $5. For […]

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Discounts at Century Theatres every Tuesday

If you’re a movie lover on a budget, mark your calendar for Tuesdays. Cinemark, which operates in Portland as Century Theatres, offers its weekly Discount Day every Tuesday at participating locations. Ticket prices are $5.50. (There is an upcharge for 3-D films.) The offer is not valid for new movies on opening day, specially priced engagements or […]

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