Local news for Portland, OR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.
1 hr ago | OregonLive.com
The Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures Dental Van will be on hand at several local Fred Meyer stores over Labor Day weekend to provide free children's dental health education and screenings.
5 hrs ago | Portland Tribune
The city's Bureau of Planning and Sustainability has just updated its inventory maps of every brownfield site in the city - all 910 acres of those that had been used for commercial or industrial use dating back to the 1930s.
Fire crews responded to the fire, located in the 1500 block of Northeast Weidler Street , at 5:47 p.m. When crews arrived they saw large hedges on fire, and the fire was extending into the building, said Lt.
A $40 million floating drydock called Vigorous was set afloat Wednesday north of the St. Johns Bridge after being carried across the Pacific Ocean by the world's largest heavy-lift ship.
The first five minutes are OK. The second five minutes are iffy. The third five minutes get ugly and the last five minutes -- I don't want to scare you.
There was much to love about Leo's Non-Smoking Coffee Shop. You grabbed one of the teal vinyl stools, and a complimentary copy of the day's Oregonian appeared.
Green roof or living roof or roof garden: Call it what you will, it still means that plants are growing on top of what once was an ugly, hard, heat-absorbing surface.
We know the arts event you're looking for. It's the play that soars. The concert that sings.
PORTLAND, Ore. It was even worse than anchovies. A Portland woman said she found a sharp metal blade in a pizza that was delivered to her home last Monday.
Portland's slow climb out of the ramen dark ages began seven years ago in a basement restaurant in Southeast Portland.
Editor's Note: Portland, you're savvy. But you're also thrifty. That's why we're bringing you Buy PDX, a weekly roundup of retail events and sales around Portland.
Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.
When the builders stripped away aluminum at the building's entrance, they were surprised to find the original carved bronze columns hidden behind it.
If you've visited the clean, inviting space that is Demimonde Studio in the last week, you know that they've reshuffled a few things, given the studio a fresh new look.
They said they tried to stop Sarah Ruth Rascoe at Northeast 82nd Avenue and Halsey Street about 3:15 a.m. but that she fled.
Welcome to Bar Tab, The Oregonian's first-annual guide to the Portland-area's best bars.
Portland News, Events & Info
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 07:28 am
Copyright © 2014 Topix LLC