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Canby Main Street will host the second annual Kiss Summer Goodbye dance party on Sept.
Spring Garden Park, a nearly 5-acre park tucked away in Southwest Portland's Multnomah neighborhood, consists of a rather steep hill covered in wild grass starting at Southwest Spring Garden Street and ending with a so-called nature play area, established in 2011, at the top off Dolph Court.
A man walking along a northeast Portland freeway off-ramp Monday morning, pointing a gun at passing cars and apparently trying to carjack drivers, was shot by an officer and later captured, police said.
Construction work will temporarily close a MAX station platform and a Park & Ride lot at a different station on Tuesday, Sept.
Paulette Louise Chandler recently moved by family members to the Eagle Creek area from the Sacred Heart Villa in Portland.
Summary: A Portland man accused of stabbing his girlfriend's ex-husband with a knife at a Christmas party in Aloha last year has been convicted and sentenced in Washington County Circuit Court.
City maintenance crews worked overnight to stop a sewage release in Marquam Gulch near Marquam Nature Park in Southwest Portland.
The Venice Film Festival is bringing 11 days of red carpet premieres, innovative movies and Hollywood glamour to the Italian city.
According to the university, all students from the incoming class of 2018 - an estimated, record-setting 1,085 of them - were expected to participate in the half-day program, which spread teams of students around the metro area to work on service projects.
Local film historian Dennis Nyback gives a walking film tour of downtown Portland, showing the locations where Portland's old theaters once stood.
Last November, a two-acre parcel in Southwest Portland sold for $22,000, one-tenth of what Multnomah County considers its real-market value.
Portland police are investigating possible gang connections after responding late Friday night to reports of gunfire at large, loud house parties in two different neighborhoods.
Dan Huff rests after a long day's work. He spent much of his life incarcerated in the California prison system.
Milagro's theatre annual multidisciplinary festival La Luna Nueva is proud to present the powerful hip-hop theatre production Dreamscape.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 03:12 am
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