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  Vancouver travel guide - Wikitravel
Vancouver, Washington, is in Pacific Northwest, immediately North of the border with Oregon.
Vancouver is the fourth largest city in Washington (and is more populous than all cities in Oregon with the exception of Portland), but is obscured by its close proximity to and economic reliance on Portland, OR.
Vancouver Washington is closer to the Portland International Airport than most of Portland.
wikitravel.org /en/Vancouver_(Washington)   (1335 words)

  
 Vancouver, Washington - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The City of Vancouver was incorporated on January 23, 1857.
The larger city of Vancouver, British Columbia is located 250 miles (400 km) north of Vancouver, Washington.
Vancouver is also home to the Washington School for the Deaf and Washington School for the Blind.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Vancouver,_Washington   (1587 words)

  
 Vancouver, Washington
Vancouver, Wash., located about eight miles north of downtown Portland on the north bank of the Columbia River, is the hub of BNSF operations in the Portland metropolitan area.
Vancouver Center is the interlocking at the heart of the yard complex north of the depot.
To the east of the depot is the 8th Street junction, where the "Middle Lead" to Vancouver Yard, the Port of Vancouver and the Seattle Sub splits from the BNSF Fallbridge Sub to and from the Columbia River Gorge.
www.trainweb.org /mccann/vancouver.htm   (1985 words)

  
 Vancouver, Washington (Cities)
At the head of deep-water navigation on the Columbia River, Vancouver is the oldest city in the state.
Vancouver is the county seat of Clark County.
Vancouver is part of the Portland-Vancouver, Oregon-WA metro area.
www.ohwy.com /wa/v/vancouve.htm   (289 words)

  
 Volcano Vancouver Washington Hotels, Resorts
The new Hilton Vancouver Washington hotel is located 12 miles from Portland International Airport, across the street from Esther Short Park, in the heart...
The Quality Inn and Conference Center in Vancouver is located approximately 14 miles from the center of Portland, and is seven miles from Portland International...
Econo Lodge Vancouver is located within walking distance of Esther Short Park and the SW WA Convention Center and approximately 15 miles from Portland...
www.realadventures.com /pages/washington/volcano-vancouver.htm   (358 words)

  
 WSU Vancouver - Human Resources
Discrimination and Sexual Harassment: Administered by the Center for Human Rights, the purpose of this policy is to set forth Washington State University's commitment to maintaining a university environment free from all forms of discrimination, including sexual harassment.
Vancouver Faculty Handbook: This handbook provides brief answers to commonly asked questions and summarizes important procedures and policies that bear on the Faculty role.
Vancouver Faculty should consult this guide for issues not addressed in the Vancouver Faculty Handbook.
www.vancouver.wsu.edu /adm/hrs/HRSweb.html   (616 words)

  
 Vancouver, Washington WA, city profile (Clark County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Fort Vancouver, established by the Hudson's Bay Company, was recognized as a military post in 1848; the town grew up around the fort.
At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Vancouver was $20,192, compared with $21,587 nationally.
Median rent in Vancouver, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $598.
www.epodunk.com /cgi-bin/genInfo.php?locIndex=25039   (655 words)

  
 Johann & Sandra's Web - Vancouver, USA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
In 1957 and 1987, Vancouver was voted an All-American city, and remains one of the best places to live in the United States.
Vancouver is also home to the world's oldest living apple tree, planted in 1826.
Vancouver is now a thriving community of 143,560 (2000 Census), making it the 4th largest city in Washington.
www.johann-sandra.com /vancouver.htm   (571 words)

  
 Vancouver Washington Getaways
on the west side of the Rocky Mountains." Vancouver truly is "the core of discovery" and ready for you and your family to explore.
The Vancouver is surrounded by natural scenic wonder and exciting urban locations.
Vancouver is the oldest non-Native American community in the Pacific Northwest.
www.washingtongetaways.com /vancouver   (362 words)

  
 Vancouver Washington Real Estate
The major routes through Vancouver are I-5 and I-205 freeways.
Framed by the picturesque Cascade Mountains to the east and the Columbia River to the south and west, Clark County is the southern gateway to Washington State.
Mild winters and moderately dry summers are typical of Southwest Washington.
www.relocate-america.com /states/WA/cities/vancouve.htm   (545 words)

  
 Vancouver Washington
Vancouver, Washington, not to be confused with Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada, is located north of Downtown Portland on the northern bank of the Columbia River.
Gateway to southwestern Washington State, Vancouver is easily accessible from both south and north via the I-5.
The Red Lion Hotel at the Quay is located in downtown Vancouver WA, 10 minutes West of Portland International Airport and North of downtown Portland.
www.portland2005.com /portland/hotels-vancouver.htm   (201 words)

  
 Vancouver Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce is the heart of the Clark County Business Community.
Serving as the voice of business since 1890, the Chamber is a professionally staffed, member driven non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the business interests of its members, and the quality of life in Clark County.
The Greater Vancouver Chamber of Commerce is one of the most active Chambers in the country and is the largest regional Chamber of Commerce from Tacoma to Sacramento.
www.vancouverusa.com   (303 words)

  
 Vancouver & Whistler, Canada
Vancouver city itself, has 3 Top Notch Ski areas all within 30 minutes of downtown, some of which can be accessed by public transportation.
In Vancouver, the best place to buy equipment is in the vicinity of Burrard and 4th Ave.
The information on Ski Resorts in the table below is separated by general area: Vancouver, The Okanagan, The Kootenays, Vancouver Island, The National parks (Banff and Jasper), Northern BC, and Washington State.
www.vancouver.hm /ski.html   (1481 words)

  
 Dozen Distinctive Destinations | Vancouver, Washington
For years, Vancouver has suffered from confusion with the bigger -- and younger -- Canadian city that shares its name.
In 1849, the U.S. Army established the Columbia (later Vancouver) Barracks here, and today the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site - boasting a reconstructed fort, working flsmith shop, bakery, woodshop and officer housing - is the city's premier historic attraction.
Visitors can tour the 1885 Marshall House, named for General George C. Marshall, just one of many celebrated soldiers who were stationed at the barracks, and kids will enjoy the vivid re-enactments of the fort's legendary days.
www.nationaltrust.org /dozen_distinctive_destinations/list.asp?i=13   (250 words)

  
 Dentist Vancouver Washington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
As one of Vancouver's leading dentists, Dr. Perkins will put you at ease, while helping you maintain or create a healthy, beautiful smile.
Today's Family Dentistry is one of the premier practices in Vancouver for comfortable care.
In Vancouver, Dr. Perkins is recognized as one of the city's most respected dentists.
www.cosmeticdentistryvancouver.com /Site_Map/Dentist-Location-CShw.htm   (223 words)

  
 komo news | 1 dead, 1 arrested after CB radio argument at Vancouver mall   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
VANCOUVER, WASH. - A Vancouver man was shot to death Saturday in the parking lot of Westfield Vancouver mall following an argument over citizens band radio.
Jon William Loveless, 44, also of Vancouver, was arrested for investigation of second-degree murder in the shooting.
Longtime CB user Noel Perkins, 41, of Vancouver said he often hears arguments over the radio.
www.komoradio.com /stories/45754.htm   (475 words)

  
 4 Hotel Reservations Vancouver - Accoomodation in Vancouver
No matter if you are looking for a cheap accommodation in a economy Vancouver hotel or indend to enjoy a luxury Vancouver Hotel, here you find them all.
With the cumulative effort of cities from North Vancouver to Tsawwassen to Coquitlam, Greater Vancouver has it all: All scenery, all cultures, all attractions, all for you.
Bike, jog, or rollerblade through Stanley Park, Canada's largest city park and home to the Vancouver Aquarium, or walk along the beaches at Kitsilano, English Bay, Jericho, and Crescent Park for a great view of the incoming and outgoing boats.
www.4hotelreservationsvancouver.com   (413 words)

  
 Vancouver, WA News
A 24-year-old Vancouver man who allegedly stole a bag of cash about to be deposited into an automated banking machine will be in court next week.
Thursday, October 19, 2006 COURTNEY SHERWOOD Columbian staff writer If a Vancouver auto sales business had driven Oregon-bound cars across the Columbia River before handing over the keys, it might be about...
Among the U.S. soldiers killed in Iraq this week was a 53-year-old Vancouver man who never expected to be called back to the Army Reserve after leaving active duty 13 years ago.
www.topix.net /city/vancouver-wa   (674 words)

  
 Fort Vancouver National Historic Site - Fort Vancouver National Historic Site (U.S. National Park Service)
The first hospital, school, library, grist mill, saw mill, dairy, shipbuilding, and orchard in the region were all centered at Fort Vancouver.
Fort Vancouver is the heart of the Vancouver National Historic Reserve.
Believe it or not, Vancouver's weather bucks the stereotype of the rainy Pacific Northwest.
www.nps.gov /fova   (373 words)

  
 Acura Dealer Vancouver Washington Update   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Vancouver Washington dealerships we put you in touch with a Vancouver area dealer.
Washington Accra dealers at find new and used cars, minivans, Suva, and trucks at Accra dealerships in Washington and across the united.
Located in a suburb of Washington, DC, Pohanka has ranked as the largest volume Acura dealership in the country for the past three months.
www.adealersonline.info /acura-dealer-vancouver-washington.html   (802 words)

  
 Vancouver Washington real estate
in Vancouver WA in Vancouver WA in Clark County Washington
This Vancouver Washington real estate web site exists to answer questions for those relocating to the Clark County Washington State region.
Vancouver is the southwest entrance to Washington State.
www.realestatedealings.com   (443 words)

  
 Hilton Hotel Vancouver Washington - Vancouver, WA Hotels
The brand new Hilton Vancouver Washington hotel is located 12 miles from Portland International Airport and across the street from Esther Short Park, in the heart of downtown Vancouver, Washington USA.
The Hilton Vancouver Washington hotel is only 10 minutes from downtown Portland which includes attractions such as the Portland Art Museum, Rose Garden Arena, the Oregon Zoo and Portland State University.
The Hilton Vancouver Washington hotel offers 226 boutique-style guestrooms exceptionally furnished including "The Serenity Bed by Hilton", a luxury bed with down duvet comforters, and for the business traveler, a work desk and high-speed internet access in every room.
www.vancouverwashington.hilton.com   (592 words)

  
 Rose Air 503 675 ROSE vancouver washington aircharter vancouver washington sky taxi vancouver washington air taxi ...
Vancouver is also a diverse waterfront community with a thriving and newly renovated downtown core.
Whether you’re interested in relocation, retirement or a vacation to the Pacific Northwest, there is plenty to see and do in America’s Vancouver.
The Vancouver Chamber of Commerce is the largest from the Bay Area to Seattle, with over 2000 members.
www.roseair.com /vancouver_washington_aircharter.htm   (126 words)

  
 All About Vancouver - City of Vancouver, Washington, USA
Vancouver, Washington sits on the north bank of the Columbia River directly across from Portland, Oregon.
Vancouver combines the excitement of a major metropolitan area with small-town charm and abundant recreational opportunities.
Entertaining exhibits, educational programs, activities and community events designed to teach us all how to be excellent stewards of water resources and how to use water wisely.
www.cityofvancouver.us /page.asp?menuid=10466   (285 words)

  
 Port of Vancouver USA
The Port of Vancouver plans to purchase the property that housed Vancouver's aluminum manufacturing industry for 60 years and generate 4,673 new jobs from operations at the currently unused site.
The Port of Vancouver, USA, is a multi-purpose port authority located in Vancouver, Washington along the banks of the Columbia River and has much to offer companies looking to expand or relocate in the Pacific Northwest.
The Port of Vancouver USA commissioners recently conducted three Commissioners Forums that helped explain what the Port is doing, and explain the Industrial Development District (IDD) levy.
www.portvanusa.com   (357 words)

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