Gentrifying Portland: A tale of two cities
27 May 2016 at 2:12pm
(CNN)I have always had a strange relationship to Portland, Oregon. It's a great city. The people who live there love it openly and loudly, and it regularly appears on the lists of best American cities. But something has always felt weird to me about Portland.
Portland Timbers at Chicago Fire: Score, live updates, how to watch on TV
27 May 2016 at 6:02pm
The Portland Timbers (4-6-3, 15 points) take on the Chicago Fire (2-5-4, 10 points) on Saturday, hoping to build on the momentum generated in the 4-2 home win against the Vancouver Whitecaps last Sunday. That win ended a Timbers three-game losing streak.
Portland Just Says No To Many Marijuana-Related Events
27 May 2016 at 4:18pm
And the city of Portland issue is: Can these events happen at all?? Let?s start with the first issue, as Margolis sees it as the easier to deal with. On May 20, the Oregon Health Authority issued a bulletin outlining that marijuana growers can only ...
Portland man, ex-girlfriend indicted on 89 child pornography charges
27 May 2016 at 5:33pm
The event, hosted by the industry group Multifamily Northwest, was greeted with dozens of people marching and holdings signs in front of the Portland Art Museum, where the event was scheduled to be held. The Oregon Zoo announced Thursday that it will be ...
Rural school extends invitation to Portland students
26 May 2016 at 7:17am
PORTLAND ? A tiny Eastern Oregon school has an invitation for Portland high school students: Come stay with us for a semester and learn about ag and science. The program, which will begin next school year with eight Portland girls visiting the first ...
Portland Finds Lead In Water At 2 Schools, Plans More Tests
26 May 2016 at 1:15am
Portland is the latest Oregon school district to find lead in its drinking fountains. Officials found lead at Creston K-8 in Southeast and Rose City Park in Northeast. The district tested 56 fixtures at Creston and found elevated lead levels in six.
Report: Portland chief smelled of alcohol after shooting
27 May 2016 at 5:55pm
... of Justice and Oregon State Police have teamed up on a criminal investigation into the shooting, while Portland Police and an independent police review board are conducting their own inquiries. Assistant Chief Donna Henderson was named as acting chief.
Portland School District Adopts Sweeping Climate Justice Resolution
24 May 2016 at 7:00pm
In what may be a first in the nation, this week the Portland, Oregon school board passed a sweeping ?climate justice? resolution that commits the school district to ?abandon the use of any adopted text material that is found to express doubt about ...
Could Brisbane become the new Portland, renowned as an artisan capital?
27 May 2016 at 2:25am
Portland, Oregon is world renowned for its vibrant food scene, craft beer and handmade goods ? and Brisbane is looking to follow in its footsteps as an artisan capital. Chris Lau is the creator and general manager of ADX, a hub in Portland where ...
Passenger strips naked and throws tantrum on flight from Denver to Portland
27 May 2016 at 3:03pm
Later, Devin says the woman took her clothes off. The woman was subsequently escorted off the plane by Denver police before it continued to its destination, Portland, Oregon. 'Her behaviour was really erratic, up and down, crying and then laughing and then ...