9 hrs ago
The city that never happened: East Portlanders came close to being incorporated as city of 125,000
Squeezed between Portland and Gresham and threatened with annexation by both, activists from unincorporated areas of Multnomah County in 1981 hatched a plan: join their environs with the small suburb of Fairview to form Oregon's second-largest city, "Columbia Ridge."
17 hrs ago
Radio control airplanes soar over Boring - Wednesday, 30 July 2014 01:00
If you happen to be traveling down Orient Drive on a Tuesday night in the summer, you may see and hear the Sky Knights flying their planes and other aircraft for practice.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Beaverton Valley Times
Gresham man dies in one-car accident - Tuesday, 29 July 2014 01:00
A Gresham man, Derek Allen Cranford, 25, of Gresham, died and his passenger was injured in a Saturday night single vehicle crash near Sam Barlow High School.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Fatal Crash in Gresham
One man died after a crash in Gresham Saturday night. Around 10:45pm, Multnomah police got a call about a crash in the 30300 block of SE Lusted Road.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Warehouse developers pound shovels into Gresham site
Development on the site, at 19295-19375 N.E. Riverside Parkway, and developer Prologis expects the project to be complete by the end of the year.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Out and About - Tuesday, 22 July 2014 15:00
'Here Comes the Sun' - Exhibit by the Gresham Art Committee runs through Thursday, Aug. 7. Free and open to the public, in the Public Safety and Schools Building, 1333 N.W. Eastman Parkway, open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Rockin' Round the Block - Rockin' Round the Block car show takes place from 7-9 p.m. Friday, Aug. 8, when the Olympic Bed ... (more)
Beaverton Valley Times
This city's about to blow! - Tuesday, 22 July 2014 13:37
In less than two weeks, Gresham will turn into Swingtown for two days when the Mt.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Suspected serial peeper arrested in Gresham
GRESHAM, Ore. A man suspected of peeping into multiple Gresham homes was arrested after he was caught peering through the windows of a home early Wednesday morning.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Wells Fargo commits $90,000 to Bring Susan G. Komen's Poder y...
Wells Fargo has committed $90,000 over three years to support Susan G. Komen Oregon and S.W. Washington's "Poder y Vida" initiative in the Rockwood area of Gresham.
Where the 'wool hits the road'
Alpacas, lunch, yarn and wine - a day trip with The Traveling Ewe is all that and more.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Gresham man sent to prison for setting apartment fire
A Gresham man who started an apartment fire on Super Bowl Sunday was sentenced Monday to 90 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $16,000 in restitution, the Gresham Police Department reported.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Hallucinating man climbs onto roof, breaks into apartment, sets fire, gets 7 1/2 years
A drugged-up, hallucinating man who broke into a Gresham apartment, barricaded the front door with furniture and set the unit on fire was sentenced Monday to more than seven years in prison.
Cooling Centers Open To Beat The Heat
It won't be as hot this week as expected, but that doesn't mean it's not hot enough.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Cooling Centers Open for the Elderly
Multnomah County Department of Human Services' Aging and DisabilityServices Division will activate its cooling center system for elderly residents beginning Sunday, July 14. The centers are expected to remain open at least through Thursday, July 17. NORTHEAST PORTLAND: Hollywood Senior Center, 1820 NE 40th Ave. Portland, 503-288-8803.
Heat wave: tips for cooling off next week in Gresham
A heat wave is on its way, and it looks like it will last a full week. Forecasters predict triple-digit temperatures on Monday and Tuesday.
'Operation Cool Down' begins this weekend
GRESHAM, Ore. - Reports of an Thursday evening street fight on this part of southeast 190th brings out gang enforcement officers.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Ore. man accused of slashing cat's throat arrested for alleged animal abuse
The Oregonian reported today that a Gresham, Ore. man accused of fatally slashing a cat's throat was arraigned today on allegations of first degree aggravated animal abuse and first degree criminal mischief.
Mon Jul 07, 2014