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3 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
The first steering committee meeting of the Powell-Division Transit and Development Project will take place from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Monday, March 17, at the Community Hall at Portland Community College's Southeast Center, 2305 S.E. 82nd Ave. The project is intended to identify and plan a new high capacity transit line and other community ... (more)
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7 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Fans will be happy to learn that the recent reports of the death of Wayne Knight who played Newman on " Seinfeld " were nothing more than another Internet hoax.
10 hrs ago | The Oregonian
Portland Public Schools was sent to the corner by the Oregon Department of Education for failing to meet a state minimum requirement on class time of 130 hours per course in high school.
10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
The New Copper Penny Restaurant & Lounge in Southeast Portland's Lents neighborhood, shown here in this January 2014 file photo, was the scene of a shooting early Sunday morning.
13 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Brian Flick embarked on the chocolate life at age 14. His interest led him through apprenticeship in Portland-area restaurants, a PSU degree and on to a masters degree in Applied Cultural Analysis with a thesis on the Fijian cacao industry.
15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
When Will Prouty opened Division Wines in southeast Portland three years ago, it's not as if he and his wife, Danyelle, had nothing else to do.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - Thousands of runners gathered near Everbank Field Saturday morning to run the 37th annual Gate River Run Championship.
Writers and others who depend too much on their wired devices need to stop right now, pack a small bag and move into a home near northwest Portland's expansive Forest Park.
Debra Ford, holding her son Robert Ford's ashes in an urn she took to Multnomah County court Wednesday afternoon.
The last time Caravan - The Tiny House Hotel held an open house, more than 1,000 people came to Portland's Alberta Arts District to walk through a cluster of self-contained houses, each about the size of a bedroom.
Mayor Charlie Hales plans to invite the mayors of other West Coast cities to town in May or June to talk about common problems they all face, including growing income inequality and the lack of affordable housing.
The ChefStable bakery duo, Frice Pastry and Phillipe's Bread, opens March 15 in North Portland on 4082 N. Williams Ave. The bakery, which shares a space with Lardo North, will offer bread from Phillipe Garcia, a French baker from Lyon, France, and pastries from former St. Jack pastry chef, Alisa Frice.
PORTLAND, Ore. Police said they have made an arrest in connection to a hit-and-run in Southeast Portland that left two women in their 70s injured.
Friday, March 14 The Grand Budapest Hotel [MOVIES] Holy crap! Wes Anderson! Mania and bereavement, flimflam and dignity.
Get ready for a day full of viewing modern living, from new high-ceilinged apartments to a carefully restored mid-century Rummer house, during the Portland Modern Home Tour , March 29. Ticket holders will see up to 10 dwellings that have been selected on the quality of architecture, construction, sustainability and Northwest modern aesthetics.
PORTLAND Two suspects sexually assaulted a woman in North Portland Wednesday, police said.