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1 hr ago | OregonLive.com
Portland planners on Monday released a sneak peak of the city's future -- or one fun-to-play-with version of it, anyway.
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6 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland
A woman accused of hitting two bicyclists with her car and leaving the scene was arrested after a witness followed her.
7 hrs ago | Bike Portland
The city is piloting a process for East Portland businesses to request free bike corrals in exchange for dedicating space in their parking lots and maintaining the racks.
7 hrs ago | The Oregonian
8 hrs ago | The Oregonian
The day after Portland police were called to do a welfare check at the Northeast Portland home of Gary Alan Lewis on June 7, officers were checking a backyard shed when they heard what sounded like a "banging'' noise near a trailer on the property.
8 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
A few hours after it opened, La Provence was bustling with customers eager to try the fare at the French restaurant.
9 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Portland schools Superintendent Carole Smith earns $193,000. The Portland School Board is considering a raise that would bring her salary to $257,000.
11 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
The city is set to release the draft of its comprehensive land-use plan update on Tuesday, complete with its own webpage that features goals, policies, proposed infrastructure projects and maps.
12 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Families Considering Switching Schools for Fall Can Attend Free Parent Meetings for State's Leading Online Public School -- Oregon Connections Academy Hosts Events in NE Portland July 28th & 29th-- More and more families are exploring virtual public school as they consider various schooling options over the summer months.
12 hrs ago | Willamette Week
Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it.
12 hrs ago | The Oregonian
This downtown Portland building has had several business "lives". People over 50 likely remember visiting it to buy record albums.
15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
One man was injured Monday morning after a fire broke out at the Yards apartment building in Northwest Portland, Portland Fire & Rescue said.
15 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Renata Friedman and Amir Arison perform "Threesome" at the 2013 JAW Festival, a reading of news plays presented by Portland Center Stage.
16 hrs ago | OregonLive.com
Antwoine Thomas, a local artist, helps kids from STRYVE design and paint street art at intersection of North Borthwick Avenue and Killingsworth Court.
Playwrights West in association with CoHo Productions presents The Sweatermakers, a world premiere drama by Andrew Ward enaar.
On a weekend when online chatter was focused on Chicago's Pitchfork Festival , a festival driven by the critically adored likes of St. Vincent and Neutral Milk Hotel, PDX Pop Now! returned with a festival focused on community.
The emergence of small businesses has helped boost commercial strips like this one on Southeast Gladstone Street near Southeast 39th Ave. Portland and other cities need to encourage such entrepreneurship by keeping regulations and fees for new businesses as low as possible.
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Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:52 pm
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