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Suspicious package found outside Portland Museum of Art

This story will be updated. Portland police said on Saturday afternoon that a suspicious package was found near the Portland Museum of Art. The Hazardous Device Team is on site, police said. Congress Square Plaza is blocked off while police investigate, according to officials. Police have Congress Sq Plaza cordoned off after a suspicious package was found near the Portland Museum of Art. Hazardous ...

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Stimulus package renews hope for struggling art and entertainment institutions

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Places that entertain, teach and help us escape are disappearing in cities across the country.While the latest COVID-19 relief package includes $15 billion in relief for entertainment and cultural institutions, some in the industry say survival is still uncertain. “There are very few stories of a museum going out of business only to be revived later," said Laura Lott. “All ...

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Museums still under financial pressure despite UK’s £1.57bn rescue package for the arts

There will be “£100m of targeted support for the national cultural institutions in England and the English Heritage Trust”, the government says © Amy Leigh Barnard Despite euphoria over the UK government’s coronavirus £1.57bn rescue package for the arts, it remains unclear how museums will fare. A government statement describes last night’s news as “the biggest ever one-off investment in UK culture”.The announcement promises that ...

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