Family, friends search for missing Gresham boy
GRESHAM, Ore. Family and friends are looking for a 13-year-old boy who hasn't been seen since Tuesday.
Saturday Jun 15
Drake's 7 Dees closes east county garden center after decades
The big, green metal-roofed building along Southeast Stark Street still gleams in the sunlight and the big rock fountain in front still bubbles with water.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Gresham woman accused of tampering with witness to gang-related homicide
A 23-year-old woman is accused of tampering with a witness to Sunday's gang-related homicide outside a Gresham apartment complex.
Gresham gets a new specialty market
Patrick Mendola is stocking Central Market & Kitchen with a variety of fresh local foods and hard-to-find imports that he expects will draw customers to the downtown Gresham market and deli.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
OHSU nursing students, Wallace Medical Concern team up to improve health care in Rockwood
Nursing students Ryan Flett and Dan Underhill are participating in an OHSU training program that brings nursing students to the Rockwood neighborhood to see how health care works and doesn't work in high-poverty areas.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Friends of the Children, Boys & Girls Club give Rockwood kids a boost
Two of Portland's leading advocates for youth will collaborate on a pair of projects to increase services to children in Rockwood, one of Portland's poorest neighborhoods.
Victim in fatal shooting identified
Police have identified a man who was fatally shot Sunday night at a Gresham apartment complex as Andreas Prince Jones, 21, of Portland, said Lt.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Legacy Mount Hood Open Garden Tour
Come visit the Mount Hood Medical Center Healing Garden to celebrate the season and learn about feature plants.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Man shot and killed at Gresham apartment complex Sunday evening
The shooting occurred just before 7 p.m. at Rockwood Station Apartments, 19100 East Burnside St. Officers found an adult male in the parking lot that had been shot.
Shooting leaves one man dead - Sunday, 09 June 2013 11:00
At 6:56 p.m. Sunday, June 9, Gresham police responded to a report of a man shot at an apartment complex in the 19100 block of Southeast Burnside Street, said Lt.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Fickle Mother Nature (finally) smiles on local strawberry farms
That morning, temperatures were predicted to dip below freezing and Liepold, owner of Liepold Farms in Boring and Burgerville's main berry distributor, wasn't going to let a little frost kill a third of his strawberry crop.
Vaccination regulations tightened for children
The Oregon Senate, in the aftermath of reports putting Oregon first among states where children start school without required vaccinations, voted Thursday to tighten requirements for parents to opt out.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
BTA's new 'Blueprint' prioritizes 16 bike projects for Portland region
Oregon's leading bike advocacy group has named sixteen projects in four categories as their top bike infrastructure priorities for the region.
Tanner Byer of Reynolds High shines as student leader and academic achiever
Although Tanner Byer, 18, the Reynolds High School student body president and valedictorian, is in a senior class with around 500 other students, he is known by just about everyone because heA A A A A A s been very active in high school organizations.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Gresham shooting that wounded Vancouver man still under investigation
The sounds of gunshots and a man screaming led to officers being called to the 21700 block of Southeast Alder Street about 3:45 a.m., police said.
Fri May 31, 2013
Wire: Beer Ice Cream at Salt & Straw; Gresham's Cart Fest
ALBERTA/NW 23RD - For the month of June, the flavormakers at Salt & Straw will team up with six different breweries to create an ice cream "six pack" of beer-inspired flavors, available for a limited time only.
Rock the Block with Rockwood Nation: Join the Movement
Rock the Block, Rockwood Nation's community launch party will take place on Friday, May 31, and Saturday, June 1, 2013 at Plaza del Sol .
Thu May 30, 2013
Comcast Names Sixty-Five Oregon And SW Washington Leaders and AchieversA Scholarship Recipients
The Comcast Foundation today announced the 2013-14 recipients of its annual Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards in Oregon and SW Washington.
Wed May 29, 2013
East Portland and Gresham Get Ready to Rock the Block and RISE into Summer
Gresham's Rockwood neighborhood is getting ready to Rock the Block on May 31 and June 1. Neighbors are invited to enjoy a community feast, an all-day celebration, and a summer of fun and activities for youth.
Tue May 28, 2013
Gresham students need Options - Friday, 24 May 2013 11:00
Beth Wilson was skipping classes and failing miserably at Gresham High School when a counselor suggested she join a program for at-risk students in 1991.