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Nine Invasive Species Horror Stories At The Oregon Zoo—Nine Invasive Species Horror Stories At The Oregon…

Party Report: Oregon Wine Symposium After Party At Bluehour—Party Report: Oregon Wine Symposium After Party At…

College Three by Five: Zoology and Zoo Management Programs—College Three by Five: Zoology and Zoo Management…

ADX Craft Lab Expands to Include “The Cube”—ADX Craft Lab Expands to Include “The Cube”

Portland-based Radio Show Receives a New Name—Portland-based Radio Show Receives a New Name

Portland’s Dave “The Fugitive” Jansen to Fight for Lightweight Title at Bellator 136—Portland's Dave “The Fugitive” Jansen to Fight for…

Portland Threads: 2015 Fade To Light Stylistas—Portland Threads: 2015 Fade To Light Stylistas

Synergy Over Seeding For The Trail Blazers Down the Home Stretch—Synergy Over Seeding For The Trail Blazers Down…

Multnomah County Animal Services Shatters Record for Saving Animals Lives—Multnomah County Animal Services Shatters Record for Saving…

Federal Suit Against Oregon State Bar Alleges Favoritism and Discrimination—Federal Suit Against Oregon State Bar Alleges Favoritism…



slides: 13 Times Portland Won at Boycotting

According to data compiled by the Current Population Survey, Portland is the American city with the greatest participation in… Read More



Portland-based Radio Show Receives a New Name

Rendered continues to be a public radio show that promotes craftsmen and curious individuals who enjoy the thrill of creating things with their own hands.

Portland-based radio show Destination DIY, has officially changed its name to Rendered. 



Portland’s Dave “The Fugitive” Jansen to Fight for Lightweight Title at Bellator 136

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Dave “The Fugitive” Jansen has been waiting a long time for his chance to fight for the Bellator MMA lightweight… Read More



Synergy Over Seeding For The Trail Blazers Down the Home Stretch

Coming off of one the 2014-15 Portland Trail Blazers signature wins of the season, a (mostly) wire-to-wire 111-95 thumping of… Read More



Federal Suit Against Oregon State Bar Alleges Favoritism and Discrimination

A lawsuit filed in U.S. district court against the Oregon State Bar, and the bar’s general counsel, alleges favoritism… Read More



The Blazers’ Most Important Win of the Season

Despite Westbrook's absurd triple-double, Blazers take commanding lead in the Northwest Division.



slides: Ten Ways to Fight Bike Theft

Is your bike safe in Portland? The Portland Police Bureau postponed launching a bike theft task force as the city tries… Read More



Portland Airports Certified with Global Carbon Accounting Program

Portland International Airport, Hillsboro Airport and Troutdale Airport are now certified with the Airports Carbon… Read More



Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in Oregon Politics: Oregon Right to Life, Michael Jordan, Oracle

Every Friday, GoLocalPDX breaks down who's rising and who's falling in the world of Oregon politics. Check out… Read More



Friday Financial Five – February 27th, 2015

Economic conditions have propelled a transition from owning to renting as home ownership is at the lowest level in twenty… Read More



Portland Trail Blazers’ Salary Commitments

The Portland Trail Blazers 2014 - 2015 salary commitment is the highest in the NBA this season at $92,170,173. 



Some Oregon ‘Craft’ Whiskeys Distilled in Out of State Factories

Some of the artisan, small-batch whiskeys sold by distilleries in Oregon's emerging craft whiskey industry are not… Read More



Senate Republicans Target Kitzhaber Consultants With Public Records Request

Political Consultant and Winning Mark founder Mark Weiner. Photo: Winning Mark

Thursday, the state’s Senate Republican caucus joined the ranks of Oregon media and submitted a public records request… Read More



Cylvia Hayes Sues The Oregonian Over Release of Personal Emails

Cylvia Hayes, fiancé of former Governor John Kitzhaber, is suing The Oregonian to block a public records request for… Read More



Senator Ron Wyden: Protecting Children from Abuse and Neglect – An Oregon Perspective

Protecting our children from all of life’s ills, and especially from abuse and neglect, is perhaps our single most… Read More



Why The Trail Blazers Should Retire Jerome Kersey’s Number 25

Jerome Kersey

After the deserved tributes are paid at Monday’s 4 p.m. celebration of life for Jerome Kersey, the Trail… Read More



Portland Named Best City to Live In for Saving Money

GOBankingRates study finds Portland to be the best city to live in for saving money in 2015. 



Willamette Week Could Be Subject to State Police Investigation of Leaked Emails

A selection of former governor John Kitzhaber’s personal emails that were leaked to alternative weekly… Read More



Wesley Matthews and Blazers Bounce Back vs. Spurs

Matthews scores a season-high 31 points + GRADES



Unemployment Rises for Oregon’s Oldest and Youngest Workers

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Although unemployment is dropping across the state, Oregon’s oldest and youngest workers are struggling to find jobs.… Read More



Job Growth in Downtown Portland Surpasses Growth In Metro Area

 A new report by City Observatory found that employment in the city centers of the nation's largest metro… Read More



slides: Nine Invasive Species Horror Stories At The Oregon Zoo

American Bullfrog

In honor of National Invasive Species Awareness Week the Oregon Zoo speaks to GoLocalPDX, to find out more about invasive… Read More



slides: Party Report: Oregon Wine Symposium After Party At Bluehour

Michael Brown and David Frost at Oregon Wine Symposium After Party at Bluehour. Photo by Byron Beck.

In an effort to create more opportunity for wine industry professionals the Yamhill Enrichment Society offered up a Wine… Read More



College Three by Five: Zoology and Zoo Management Programs

Elephants at the Oregon Zoo

Here are five colleges with 4-year programs in Zoology and/or Zoo Management; next week I will list 2-year programs that… Read More



ADX Craft Lab Expands to Include “The Cube”

Photo Credit: ADX Facebook  (image cropped).

ADX, a local creative space is expanding to provide “The Cube," a space to supply members with screen printing, jewelry… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

slides: Portland Threads: 2015 Fade To Light Stylistas

Akasha at Fade to Light.

Portland Threads is GoLocalPDX's weekly review of what Portlanders are wearing on the streets.



slides: Multnomah County Animal Services Shatters Record for Saving Animals Lives

Hi! My name is Wonderer.

Multnomah County Animal Services (MCAS) has accomplished its highest save rate to date, with 94.1 percent of dogs and 87.1… Read More



5 Fun Things To Do This Weekend Feb. 26-28

Celebrate Elizabeth taylor's Birthday and give to Portland AIDS programs.

This weekend offers many opportunities to rejoice with other Portlanders and celebrate what makes this city so great.



Leonard Nimoy, Spock of Star Trek, Has Died at 83

Leonard Nimoy as Spock on Star Trek in the 1960's.

The passing of Leonard Nimoy today is a devastating loss for, not just the nerd/geek community, but for all lovers of great… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

slides: Recap: Fade To Light 2015 A Multidimensional Fashion Event


The Crystal Ballroom transformed into an imaginative fashion show, highlighting emerging local talent, for the biannual Fade… Read More



slides: Mum’s the Word: 4 Ways to Stay Youthful While Parenting

You can be a good parent and still be young, full of life, and yes, covered in tattoos even.  Photo Credit: Heather Terry Photography (Image Cropped).

When I became a single mother in 2011, I immediately began to have an existential crisis. 



Ask A Bartender: Which Local Spirits Are The Best?

TOAST punch. A Portland twist on a classic cocktail

Not that it’s a competition, but if it was, Portland distilleries are giving Portland breweries a run for their money… Read More



Portland’s Poplandia Welcomes New Owners

Poplandia offers everything from sweet to spicy to their customers, and the Bonds plan to add even more flavors to their list of options.

On Tuesday, Julie and Alex Bond announced their purchase of Portland’s gourmet popcorn business, Poplandia.



video: Spotted in Portland: Food Network’s Alton Brown at Local Restaurants

Food Network's Alton Brown

Tuesday night Food Network’s Alton Brown unleashed his unique brand of quirky, Portlandia-ish friendly humor and… Read More



Portland Ice Cream Shop Ruby Jewel Partners with Girl Scouts

To celebrate, the gourmet ice cream shop will serve a limited run of handmade ice cream sandwhich using Samoas cookies.

This week, the Portland based ice cream shop, Ruby Jewel, partners with Girl Scouts and New Seasons Market to bring Portland… Read More



Didi’s Manners & Etiquette: The Blue Tuxedo + Other Updates

Eddie Redmayne in a midnight blue suit at the 2015 Oscars.

Wedding etiquette on trend with colorful tuxedos, what to know about shirttail etiquette, suspenders, and what the British… Read More



Portland Then/Now: The Corner of Southwest 11th Avenue & Morrison Street

Portland Traction Company Council Crest trolley at SW 11th and Morrison St., 1946:  City of Portland Archives. A2011-007.1447

Portland Then/Now: The Corner of Southwest 11th Avenue & Morrison Street.



Spotted In Portland: Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman via Wikimedia CC.

Seattle Seahawks' Richard Sherman was spotted in Portland earlier this week. 



3 Portland Hot Spots Make GQ’s Best Restaurant List

Herring Under a Fur Coat Photo Credit: Kachka

Exotic Thai restaurant Langbaan, relaxed tapa bar Ataula, and Russian snack and vodka joint Kachka make GQ’s Most… Read More


Beauty & Fashion

PDX Collective Sale: 11 Boutiques Under One Roof For Huge Sale

Calling all shopaholics! Kick off the 2015 shopping season by joining Portland’s favorite boutiques at PDX Collective… Read More



College Admissions: Forecasting Classes for Next Year

The high school classes you chose impact your college options. 



The Importance of Anime and Why We Should Respect It

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Animation, cartoons, anime whatever you like to call it, or however you define it it often doesn’t get the respect it… Read More



Leather Storrs: Organic Gardening and The Power of Poop

The subject of fecal transplanting seems a suicide intro for a food column. And yet, the very fact that we have progressed to… Read More



Portland is the Number One “Most Organic” City in the U.S.

Portland is more obsessed with organic food than any other city in the U.S., according to a new study by Campbell Soup… Read More



The Reluctant Adventurer: 60 Minutes to Escape

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It's important to know your strengths. I have some. I'm a good editor. I make a mean guacamole. I can… Read More



video: Behind the Scenes of OCT’s “Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made”

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Oregon Children's Theatre is about to present the world premiere stage production of "Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made,"… Read More



High Notes: The Best Live Music in Portland This Week, Feb. 24

Jerry Joseph Courtesy of Response Records

Artists come in all shapes and sizes, from an American Idol to a seasoned veteran with less name recognition, but a rocking… Read More



slides: Ikebana: Japanese Flower Arranging In 10 Steps

Ikebana arrangement via Wikimedia CC.

Ikebana, the ancient art of Japanese flower arranging, is all about less. Less is more.