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For this week's paper, we took a closer look at what the "cleanup contractors" hired by the city to dismantle illegal campsites actually do.
A 27-year-old man is accused of murder, attempted murder and assault in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting outside Soobie's Bar & Grill Strip Club.
Mextiza , the North Portland restaurant from chef Oswaldo Bibiano , will close at the end of July, according to a post on the restaurant's Facebook page.
ROAD WARRIOR: "I'm confronted with situations," says City Commissioner Steve Novick , with Mayor Charlie Hales, "where compromising my values that I've always held dear seems more necessary than I would have hoped."
The 28 acres of pre-approved development land at Northeast 166th Avenue and Northeast Cameron Boulevard was sold by Three Oaks Development for over $7 million.
Police arrested a 27-year-old man late Wednesday night in connection with a July 5 gang shooting that left one dead and four wounded.
Sandcastle building is typically reserved for coastal vacations, a moment to be creative with sand on some long stretch of beach.
The walk begins in forest where leaves and ferns and moss glow so richly that the air itself seems tinged with green.
Tin House Summer Writer's Workshop Cerf Amphitheater at Reed College, 3203 SE Woodstock, readings Sun July 13-Sat July 19, 8 pm, $5, tinhouse.com/writers-workshop for schedule UNDER THE RADAR of most Portlanders, local publisher Tin House has quietly been spending its summers building one of the most respected writing workshops around.
Lawrence "Larry" Kersey, a 69-year-old standing 6-foot-1 and weighing 170 pounds, is missing, and Portland police are seeking the public's help in finding him.
A 51-year-old Southeast Portland man was arraigned Wednesday on murder and arson charges in the February 2011 death of Jeremy Purcell .
PHOTO: The national "Ban the Box" campaign was started in 2003 by All of Us or None, a grassroots civil rights organizing initiative of formerly-incarcerated people and their families.
Multnomah County Circuit Judge Edward J. Jones made it clear that Nebergall will go back to jail if he doesn't keep convicted drug offenders out of his home at 9331 N. Bristol Ave. The judge emphasized that his order includes Nebergall's girlfriend, Penny Lavigne.
Gang violence is on the rise in Portland this year, with the latest shooting injuring an innocent 5-year-old boy visiting his grandparents.
The company is planning to open its new location, a pub with brewing on site, at the corner of Northwest14th Avenue and Flanders Street.
Here's an idea: a local business is setting out to sell ads attached to each side of local bike commuters' front wheels.
Some Laurelhurst neighbors have created a campaign to save the 100-year-old home that might be demolished.
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Updated: Fri Jul 11, 2014 03:17 am
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