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2 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
When Lilly Ledbetter takes the stage in Portland Thursday and Friday, her message will be simple: equal pay isn't just an issue for today's working women, it's an issue that will affect their earning power in the future.
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7 hrs ago | The Oregonian
Residents along Southwest Lobelia Street, who were awakened a week ago by a crash, gunshots and responding police car sirens, have signed a letter of thanks to wounded Portland police Officer Jeffrey Dorn and his deceased police dog partner Mick.
11 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
A Portland city employee was arrested Wednesday and booked into the downtown Portland jail, accused of abusing her position in the city's abandoned auto division to funnel abandoned cars to a North Portland car-crushing business under investigation.
15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
More than an hour into a community budget hearing at David Douglas High School in East Portland Tuesday night, Commissioner Nick Fish responded to a neighbor's question about Mt.
15 hrs ago | Willamette Week
BUSINESS AS USUAL: A still from the 1914 silent film The Boy Mayor, starring members of Portland's child government.
17 hrs ago | KBND-AM Bend
A man is in custody after being accused of a murder that happened 18 years ago. Forty-eight-year-old Danny Conner is being charged in the murder of 24-year-old Darren Ezell.
18 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland
PORTLAND, Ore. Two Oregon state representatives said Tuesday they've secured almost $2 million for flashing beacons to improve pedestrian safety at 18 of east Portland's most dangerous intersections.
A Portland couple feels left in the lurch by their landlord after they say he was reluctant to repair their apartment following a flooding fiasco, which made the apartment unlivable.
Acclaimed Portland-based architecture firm Skylab Architecture worked with Contractor Skanska USA Building to complete yet another impressive sustainably designed building.
The 8,000-square-foot winery/taproom, housed in a former auto body shop, boasts 44 taps, pouring 36 local and international wines and eight other suds, including beer and cocktails, in what is probably the most extensive on-tap wine program in the country.
With half the mileage on paths completely separated from auto traffic, this nine mile north Portland/Columbia Slough loop could be the ultimate family ride.
Trader Joe's pulled out of a proposed location in February after some members of the community complained about gentrification.
Open Meadow High School will resume classes at the Tubman Middle School site in Portland Public Schools.
The Oregon Department of Agriculture is investigating the death of a large number of honeybees, found along Oregon 99W in Sherwood.
The Portland native, a script analyst at NBC Universal in Los Angeles, watched Sunday as the independent film featuring his script, 'Boulevard,' made its debut at the Tribeca Film Festival in New York City, as a spotlight world premiere.
A public mural downtown is stirring up some community controversy, but not for the reasons you might think.
Born and raised in Sandpoint, Idaho, the Shook Twins are an indie folk-pop band now hailing from Portland, Ore.