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

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

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

Friday Financial Five – February 27th, 2015—Friday Financial Five – February 27th, 2015

Recap: Fade To Light 2015 A Multidimensional Fashion Event—Recap: Fade To Light 2015 A Multidimensional Fashion…

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

Ask A Bartender: Which Local Spirits Are The Best?—Ask A Bartender: Which Local Spirits Are The…

 
 
 
 

News

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

 

Biking

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

 

News

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

 

Politics

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

 

Business

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

 

Sports

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. 

 

News

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

 

News

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

 

News

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

 

Politics

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

 

Sports

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

 

Business

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. 

 

News

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

 

Sports

Wesley Matthews and Blazers Bounce Back vs. Spurs

Matthews scores a season-high 31 points + GRADES

 

News

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

 

Business

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

 

Politics

Scott Bruun: Give Us Our Kicker, For Now

Simply put, Democrats will argue that the kicker is dumb, Republicans will argue that the kicker is necessary. Both are… Read More

 

Biking

Bike and Hike Through the Gorge with Pedal Bike Tours

Bike through the Columbia River Gorge with Pedal bike Tours.

If your looking for a active tour through nature, check out Pedal Bike Tours' Columbia River Gorge Tour, offering a… Read More

 

Sports

Portland Trail Blazers Week Preview – Feb. 25

Robin Lopez

If you heard a dull thud near downtown Portland, that was the Portland Trail Blazers after the first two games post-All-Star… Read More

 

Sports

Will the Blazers Win the Northwest Division?

What once seemed like a sure thing could become a photo-finish.

 

Sports

Gresham Mayor Names Feb. 25 “Jerome Kersey Day”

Jerome Kersey

Wednesday morning, Gresham mayor Shane T. Bemis honored the late legendary Trail Blazer Jerome Kersey, by proclaiming Feb. 25… Read More

 

Lifestyle

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.

 

Lifestyle

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

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

 

Lifestyle

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. 

 

Food

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

 

Food

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.

 

Lifestyle

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

 

Food

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

 

Lifestyle

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

 

Lifestyle

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.

 

Lifestyle

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. 

 

Food

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

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Forecasting Classes for Next Year

The high school classes you chose impact your college options. 

 

Lifestyle

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

 

Food

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

 

Food

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

 

Lifestyle

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

 

Arts

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

 

Arts

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

 

Lifestyle

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.

 

Health

slides: OHSU Professor Honored with Renowned Fellowship

O’Roak has received recognition for his work studying autism. Photo Credit: OHSU (Image Cropped.)

On Monday, OHSU announced that Brian J. O’Roak, Ph.D., was selected to be one of the elite recipients of the 2015… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Party Report: Our House Gala Raises Over Half-Million at PAM

Karol Collymore and Judge Kemp at Our House Gala at Portland Art Museum. Photo by Byron Beck.

The Our House "Love Boat"-themed Annual Gala Auction raised over $500,000 Saturday night at the Portland Art Museum.

 

Food

Longtime PDX Oyster Bar Renovates, Adds Ice Cream Parlor

Photo: Dan & Louis Oyster Bar Facebook page.

Dan & Louis Oyster Bar has been slinging oysters & chowders since the early 1900’s on Southwest Ankeny Street.… Read More

 

Arts

Literopolis: A Weekly Look at Portland Literary Events, Feb. 23-March 1

Photo Credit: A Children's Place (cropped)

This week is starting off with some non-event related news! As some of you may have been known, A Children's Place, the… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

slides: Noriko Kikuchi: Bringing Abstract Designs to PDX Runways

Fashion designer  Noriko Kikuchi. Photo Credit: Aj Caldeira

Fashion designer Noriko Angeleen Kikuchi will present her “White” collection at RAW Natural Born Artists:… Read More

 

Arts

A Record Breaking 38 Oregon High Schools, Participate in Poetry Out Loud

Nearly 4,000 Oregon high school students are participating in Poetry Out Loud.

Nearly 4,000 Oregon high school students are participating in the 10th anniversary season of Poetry Out Loud.