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3 min ago | Beach Connection
If you were on the Oregon coast, unfortunately you missed it. But many parts of inland Oregon got a front row seat to the infamous Blood Moon Lunar Eclipse.
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4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Plans call for the 9.1-acre garden to add more than three acres to its footprint and add several new facilities, including a village house containing classroom space, a gallery and a gift store, plus a ticket house, a bonsai greenhouse and a tea cafe.
4 hrs ago | The Oregonian
Sgt. Pete Simpson, a spokesman for the Portland Police Bureau , said officers were dispatched to the Bank of the West, 6521 Southwest Beaverton-Hillsdale Highway at 3:24 p.m. Bank employees said the suspect used the note to obtain an undisclosed amount of cash and was last seen walking north out of the bank's parking lot.
5 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland
April 15 was the deadline not only for federal and state taxes, but also for the Portland Arts Tax.
5 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
The Rev. Lynne Smouse Lopez , pastor of Ainsworth United Church of Christ is "Ecumenist of the Year," the Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon announced Tuesday.
6 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
The lumber yard and handyman supply shop, located 16255 S.W. Upper Boones Ferry Road in Tigard, opened its doors 30 years ago, but has sat empty since 2011.
7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
The Grove Hotel is officially back in the city's cross hairs, and five developers are ready to move forward with projects to redevelop the long-vacant hotel.
10 hrs ago | The Oregonian
The list, picked by a handful of coffee industry experts, includes cafes "from Portland to Florida" evaluated on their coffee, baristas and "coffee culture."
11 hrs ago | The Oregonian
Good morning Southeast and Southwest Portlanders! I published a feature Monday that I'm proud of, and I hope you'll take time to read it.
14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
It's nearly impossible to say "Portland" and " doughnuts/donuts " in the same sentence without mentioning Voodoo Doughnut, home to the iconic, pink-boxed, sometimes naughty, crack snacks that have taken tourism by storm.
14 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
When TriMet announces the name of Portland's newest bridge on Wednesday morning , one of the city's most recognizable pieces of art will instantly need to be rebuilt.
15 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
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At Sherwood High School, 100 percent of eligible teachers responded to a statewide survey about conditions in Oregon schools.
PORTLAND The City of Portland was reminding citizens Monday that they must pay their Arts Tax by midnight on April 15. The tax was designed to raise $12 million a year for art and music teachers and art-related groups and projects.
The first fire was reported in a home in the 4400 block of Southwest Vesta Street just after 2 p.m. Within minutes, the second fire was called in to emergency dispatchers.
Just before 3:30 a.m. the man walked behind the lobby counter at the Residence Inn on Northeast Multnomah Street and showed a handgun to an employee, said Portland police Sgt.
But come May 1, the Austin, Texas-based company will further expand the boundaries of its Portland "home area" to include St. Johns in North Portland and more blocks of the Sellwood-Moreland and Brentwood-Darlington neighborhoods in southeast.
A man walked into the Mariott's Residence Inn in Northeast Portland early Monday, flashed a gun and got away with cash.