Portland Info

Portland, Oregon is located in Multnomah County. Zip codes in Portland, OR include 97240, 97230, and 97266. The median home price in Portland is $300,000 which is roughly $225/per square foot. More Portland information.

Local Charities in Portland, OR

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Portland News

Local news for Portland, OR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

49 min ago | Eurogamer

Ron Gilbert's Humongous Entertainment adventures are now on Steam

Most people know Ron Gilbert as the creator of The Secret of Monkey Island. More recently people know him for DeathSpank and The Cave.

Comment?

4 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Portland's roads: Venture Portland business group got sneak peek at potential street fee costs, officials say

Southeast Powell Boulevard near 130th Avenue, a busy arterial where cars travel at 35 miles per hour and which, like many streets in all parts of the city, lacks sidewalks and safe crossings for pedestrians.

Comment?

9 hrs ago | KGW-TV Portland

Portland man arrested for fake TriMet passes

Transit police have spent the past few months using security cameras and plainclothes officers to track down reports of fraudulent tickets, said TriMet spokeswoman Roberta Altstadt.

Comment?

13 hrs ago | KXL-AM Portland

Officer and K-9 Partner Shot By Burglary Suspect

A man wanted for burglarizing a police supply store got into a shootout with Portland Police early Wednesday morning that wounded an officer and his K-9 partner.

Comment?

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Oregonian

One of three accused in crime spree that ended in SW Portland burglary, chase and shootout appears in court

Steven Young, 20, is shown the criminal information sheet detailing the allegations he faces as he made first appearance in Multnomah County Circuit Court Friday afternoon.

Comment?

Willamette Week

end: 15 Things to Do in Portland This Weekend, April 18-20

This all-Bunch show features a string quintet that embraces Appalachian fiddling and Texas swing and an amplified sextet inspired by everything from comic-book graphics to heavy metal.

Comment?

Portland Tribune

Portland-area animal shelters acquire vital disaster response equipment

Animal rescuers from across the region have pooled resources to purchase four large animal transport trailers for use in emergency response situations.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

Easter egg hunts, Portland's Largest Garage Sale: Free and cheap family fun

Welcome to Easter weekend, with rabbit romps, a performance by Maru a Pula Marimba Band, and the Earth Day Family Ecofair.

Comment?

The Courier Mailer

The ice man carveth: Specialty cubes, the next coolest trend on Portland bar scene

From the outside, Hartz's garage looks like any other in his Beaverton neighborhood.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

Bamboo sushi opening Alberta Street izakaya; complaint says 9-year-old arrested in New Columbia

Bamboo sushi opening Alberta Street izakaya; complaint says 9-year-old arrested in New Columbia: North and NE Portland news Waitstaff prepare checks in richly colored cubicles at Bamboo Sushi NW.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

Guest opinion: Eliminate Portland's demolition loopholes

Earlier this month, Eastmoreland and a neighborhood developer announced a settlement of their longstanding disagreement about the fate of Eastmoreland's keystone block at 28th and Woodstock.

Comment?

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Eugene Weekly

Arts Hound

Graphic art renegades Blunt Graffix host Gojira , a group art show featuring the work of dozens of printmasters such as Tim Doyle, Anna Witt and Print Mafia.

Comment?

Northern Michigan News

Oregon ruling spurs halt on immigration detainers

A federal judge in Oregon has found that an immigrant woman's constitutional rights were violated when she was held in jail without probable cause at the request of U.S. immigration authorities, one of several recent federal court decisions to scrutinize the practice of keeping people in jail after they're eligible for release so that they can be ... (more)

2 comments

OregonLive.com

Mick, Portland dog killed in the line of duty, had drive, gave affection

Mick, the Portland police dog gunned down in the line of duty on Wednesday, was a young dog with a big heart and the discipline of a soldier.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

First look: Jackknife, a new downtown Portland cocktail bar from owners of Bye and Bye, Dig a Pony

Jackknife , the cocktail bar opening in the newly-christened Sentinel Hotel , will open its doors officially Friday.

Comment?

The Oregonian

Is Southeast Portland's Hosford-Abernethy nation's most bike-friendly neighborhood? Census analysis says yes

Whenever someone releases a list of the nation's most bike-friendly cities, Stumptown is at or near the top.

Comment?

The Oregonian

Three men identified in connection with SW Portland burglary, police shooting

Portland police Thursday identified three young men who were taken into custody stemming from Wednesday's pre-dawn burglary of a Southwest Portland business, an ensuing police chase and shootout that left one Portland officer wounded and his canine partner fatally shot.

Comment?

KGW-TV Portland

Portland police ID 3 in connection with officer, K-9 shooting

Three men were identified Thursday in connection with a burglary that was followed by a crash and an exchange of gunfire with police early Wednesday morning.

Comment?

Portland Tribune

Police name officer-involved shooting suspect, provide morea

Police have identified the suspect accused of wounding an officer and killing his K-9 partner in Southwest Portland early Tuesday.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

First look: Pine State Biscuits in Southeast Portland opening soon

After a year and a half's absence in Southeast Portland due to permitting and construction delays , the Division Street Pine State Biscuits is almost ready to open its doors.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Portland Jobs

•••