Monday Jul 21
Portland to release draft Comp Plan
The city is set to release the draft of its comprehensive land-use plan update on Tuesday, complete with its own webpage that features goals, policies, proposed infrastructure projects and maps.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
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2nd Annual Dave & Dan Classic Raises $408,000 for Credit Unions for...
The 2nd Annual Dave & Dan Classic, presented by First Tech Federal Credit Union and OnPoint Community Credit Union , raised a record $408,000 for Credit Unions for Kids, which benefits Children's Miracle Network hospitals.
The Courier Mailer
You've met Portland's 'Spanish voice of MAX.' How about the transit commute's English announcer?
Enrique Andrade, 41, a Mexico City native and an interpreter for the Oregon judicial system, became the "Spanish voice of the MAX" shortly after graduating from the University of Oregon.
Air & Space
In 1912, Silas Christofferson brought Portland, Oregon, into the age of the airplane.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Unitus Awards College Scholarship to Beaverton's Danielle Packard
Unitus Community Credit Union is pleased to announce Beaverton's Danielle Packard as a 2014 annual scholarship recipient.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Don't sweat the heat wave: Editorial sketchbook
Always popular, Multnomah Falls and its cool mist is even more appealing when the temperature tops 90 degrees.
Make like Lewis and Clark with a river trip that captures their spirit
Guests from the S.S. Legacy walk around the church at Middle Village once occupied by the native Chinook and a field trip from the town of Astoria, Ore., near the Pacific Ocean along the Columbia River as the S.S. Legacy cruises the Columbia, Snake -- Willamette Rivers traveling nearly 1,000 miles roundtrip from Portland, on June 4. Guests from the ... (more)
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Public can now learn about oil trains passing through town
Members of the public can now find out about the movement of trains in their community that are laden with crude oil from the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Rome Community Bible Church celebrates centennial of original building
Pastor Scott Lidbeck had long since disproven the adage "you can't go home again," yet he never felt more at home than during the centennial celebration of Rome Community Bible Church's original building.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
The 2014 Portland Street Fair Guide: When your neighborhoods will close streets and...
The Mississippi Street Fair has attracted more than 30,000 attendees, making it Portland's largest neighborhood street fair.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Which president dedicated the Multnomah Athletic Club? Portland history quiz answers
The Multnomah Athletic Club, a sprawling series of buildings in the 1800 block of Southwest Salmon Street near Providence Park, has a fascinating past, according to Geoff Wexler, director of the Oregon Historical Society.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Escape Oregon's rain shadow for fun in the sun
Escape Oregon's rain shadow for fun in the sun East of Portland, find countless, sunny ways to enjoy the outdoors.