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4 hrs ago | KATU-TV Portland
Is it a playground or a prison yard? Portland-area children are telling On Your Side Investigator Anna Canzano their experiences at recess and how they can't always count on the grown-ups to help: "I fall a lot ... people push me."
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8 hrs ago | Examiner.com
"FRIDAY SIPS - Seamless & Themeless "Come join us to taste the 2 wines below along with whatever else that may be opened that have nothing in common except for their sheer pleasure factor.
10 hrs ago | The Oregonian
A Portland city employee accused of tipping off an unauthorized tow truck driver to 30 to 40 abandoned vehicles and getting thousands of dollars in cash kickbacks in return was arraigned in court Thursday on felony allegations.
10 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Crime Stoppers is offering a $1,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the man who robbed a Cricket Wireless store at gunpoint in Northeast Portland earlier this month.
10 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland
Portland is the 28th-largest city in the country, but we have the 13th-worst traffic according to INRIX , which keeps the traffic score.
12 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
Kaiya Pelletier knows what it's like to be homeless - and how good it feels to find a passion in life.
12 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
For 41 years, Vern Jones has molded young minds at Lewis and Clark College. But when classes end this spring, so will his teaching career.
15 hrs ago | The Oregonian
Sniff Dog Hotel will unveil and celebrate a 10,000 square foot expansion and new amenities with a free public party from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the upscale dog boarding facility at 1828 N.W. Raleigh St. Guests can enjoy live music; a photo booth; and hosted beer, wine and appetizers while touring the new space and features that include a rooftop ... (more)
17 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Drug-related deaths in Oregon , from 2003 to 2013, according to the state medical examiner's office.
21 hrs ago | Switched
It's springtime and that means everyone's looking for a little green space to soak up some much-needed sun.
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.
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.
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.
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.
BUSINESS AS USUAL: A still from the 1914 silent film The Boy Mayor, starring members of Portland's child government.
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.
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.