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Portland is Ranked as One of the Worst Cities for Thanksgiving Travel—GoLocalPDX News Team

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5 Things to Watch For in the Oregon vs. WSU Game—5 Things to Watch For in the Oregon…

Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in Oregon Politics: Nathan Howard, Brad Avakian, and Columbus Day—Who’s Hot and Who’s Not in Oregon Politics:…

Friday Financial Five – October 9, 2015—Friday Financial Five – October 9, 2015

5 Fun Things to Do This Weekend: October 9th - 11th—5 Fun Things to Do This Weekend: October…

He Said / She Said: Seattle Seahawks at Cincinnati Bengals—He Said / She Said: Seattle Seahawks at…

Portland Musicians Compete in USA Finals for Indian Music Reality Show—Portland Musicians Compete in USA Finals for Indian…

The Seattle Mariners Will Be Better Than You Think in 2016—The Seattle Mariners Will Be Better Than You…



Leaders Respond to Allegations of Harassment by Clean and Safe

Cameron Whitten

Community leaders are reacting to allegations of harassment and the seizing of property by Clean and Safe, a security… Read More



Anti-Abortion Measure Begins Campaign to Appear on Ballots

Alicia Marks, Communications Director for Oregon Life United; courtesy of Oregon Life United

Oregon Life United turned in a petition with nearly 1,500 signatures to the Oregon Secretary of State’s Office last… Read More



Baker County Grower Named Oregon Tree Farmer of the Year

The Defrees family, from left to right; Dean, Lyle and Dallas

This week, the Oregon Department of Forestry recognized the Defrees Ranch, LLC, in Baker County, as the Oregon Outstanding… Read More



Portland Trail Blazers Week Preview & Predictions – 11/25

This year’s Portland Trail Blazers might not be very good, but they definitely have a flair for the dramatic.



Mayor Hales to Speak at Climate Summit in Paris

Mayor Charlie Hales

Mayor Charlie Hales will speak at the Climate Summit for Local Leaders in Paris, France on December 4.



He Said / She Said: Seattle Seahawks vs. Pittsburgh Steelers

Russel Wilson

Oregon Sports News football writers Julian Rogers and Jessica Ridpath preview the week 12 matchup between the Seattle… Read More



The Myth of Loyalty in Professional Sports

Marshawn Lynch

In the last few days I’ve had some really interesting conversations about two of our local pro teams, the Seattle… Read More



Virtual Reality and the Customer Experience in MLS

A virtual reality headset; via wikimedia commons

Professional sports front offices have a handful of goals each season: procure new talent, hang onto the veteran talent, etc.… Read More



Advocates Claim City-Paid Security Firm Harassing Homeless, Seizing Property

Homeless advocates in Portland told GoLocal on Monday that members of Clean and Safe Portland, a security firm paid by the… Read More



New Poll Predicts Bitter, Expensive Fight Over Corporate Taxes

Adam Davis of DHM Research

A new poll released this weekend from Portland-based political polling and research firm DHM Research showed that a majority… Read More



Lents Residents Rally Around Neighbors Displaced by Fire

Firefighters battle the blaze in Lents; courtesy of Portland Fire and Rescue

On Friday night, a two-alarm fire erupted in the Lents Town Center, forcing residents of three apartments to find new… Read More



Looking at Hate Crimes Across the United States

Five people were shot by unidentified suspects on Tuesday during a Black Lives Matter protest in Minneapolis. According to… Read More



Portland a Top City for Shopping Locally, According to Yelp

Portland business owners have reasons to be thankful today. Yelp, the site famous for its crowd-sourced reviews of… Read More



The Human Cost of Weather Related Disasters

Weather-related natural disasters are becoming increasingly frequent, according to a report issued by the United Nations on… Read More



Portland Winterhawks Silence Americans, Go Flightless Versus Thunderbirds

With a three game win streak going into the weekend's action, Portland would serve up a tough loss to the Tri-City… Read More



Oregon Cannabis Association to Hold Licensing Workshop

The Oregon Cannabis Association will host a licensing workshop to teach budding businessmen and women how to apply for a… Read More



Hales Calls for Additional Funds to Solve Homelessness Crisis

Mayor Charlie Hales asked directors and managers of more than 20 city bureaus and departments to find five percent of cuts in… Read More



Timbers Take 3-1 Victory in First Leg of Conference Championship

The Portland Timbers earned a key 3-1 victory over FC Dallas on Sunday in the first leg of the Audi 2015 MLS Cups Playoffs… Read More



State Police Arrest Washington Woman Traveling with 24 Pounds of Meth

Teri L. Baker; courtesy of the Oregon State Police

A Washington woman was arrested by Oregon State Police last week after police found more than 24 pounds of methamphetamine in… Read More



Portland Native Named Rhodes Scholar

Jared Milfred; via Jared Milfred's Facebook page

Jared C. Milfred, a senior at Yale University and a native of Portland, was named a Rhodes Scholar, according to the… Read More



Portland Police Investigating Lewis and Clark Assault As A Hate Crime

}Portland Police are investigating an assault that occurred at Lewis and Clark college as a potential hate crime,… Read More



Didi’s Manners & Etiquette:  Successful Simple Icebreakers

There are no secret etiquette tips to being a good guest. There were lots of questions this… Read More



Phish Tribute Performs Today

Shafty; via Shaft's Facebook page

Looking to start off your Thanksgiving weekend on the right foot? Then check out Shafty: Portland’s Tribute to… Read More



Free Metered Parking in Portland on Thanksgiving

Visitors to the City of Portland will have slightly heavier pockets on Thursday, as there will be free metered… Read More



Thanksgiving Travel in 4 Charts

Nearly 50 million people will travel over 50 miles to be with friends and family this Thanksgiving.



Organize + Energize: 6 Tips to Organize Kid’s Toys Before the Holidays!

The holidays will be here soon and it’s time to take inventory of your kid’s toys, games, and books. Make a plan… Read More



Broadside Brewery to Open New Brewpub

via Breakside Brewery's Facebook page

Portland’s Breakside Brewery on Monday announced plans to open a new brewpub in northwest Portland.



2015 Portland Thanksgiving Day Feast-ival

Celebrate Thanksgiving this year at the 2015 Portland Thanksgiving Day Feast-ival at the Celebration Tabernacle.



The Grotto’s Annual Christmas Festival Opens Friday

The Grotto’s Annual Christmas Festival of Lights; courtesy of the Grotto

The Grotto’s Annual Christmas Festival of Lights, now in its 28th year, will open on this Friday, November 27.



Portland Christmas Tree Lighting

In an unmistakable sign that he holiday season has arrived, the City of Portland will turn on the lights atop their Christmas… Read More



Literopolis: A Weekly Look at Portland Literary Events, November 23-November 29

Colin Cowherd

Portland bibliophiles, take note. There are plenty of great book events happening every day in the Rose City.



Peace Corp Looking for Volunteers in Portland

Peace Corp volunteers in Cameroon; via the Peace Corps Facebook page

The Peace Corp will hold a recruiting meeting at the “Just Bob” Coffee House located on NE Alberta in Portland on… Read More



Climate Change Theatre in Portland

Thespians in Portland will take to the stage this week to send an important message about climate change at the Artists… Read More



Remix Artists Collective Comes To Portland for Hometown Show

RAC; via RAC's Facebookpage

The Remix Artist Collective, better known as RAC, will visit Portland’s Crystal Ballroom on Wednesday.



Celebrate Thanksgiving with a Cruise

Celebrate your Thanksgiving this year with a cruise aboard the Portland Spirit.



50 Ways to Give in Portland This Holiday Season

Schoolhouse Supplies' free store

The holidays are a time of giving - so this year be sure to reach out to your local non-profit organization and lend your… Read More



How We Celebrate Thanksgiving in 7 Charts

Thanksgiving is a cherished American holiday for a number of reasons. It's a time for friends and family to reunite and… Read More



Plucky Maidens 2015 Holiday Junk Fest

Find the best holiday decorations and more at the Holiday Junk Fest; via Plucky Maidens Junk Fest Facebook page

You know how the saying goes. One man’s trash is another’s treasure. Take a look through all the potential… Read More



10 Cute Pets in Need of Loving Homes - November 21

This week consider making friends with a furry companion. With so many homeless pets, think about how you can help even one… Read More



Fit For Life: Eat Drink and Be Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving to my family - that's my Dad, Richard Frey, at left.

It's Thanksgiving time. But let’s not stress ourselves out by trying – too hard – to avoid eating all… Read More



The Magic of Wintertime at Pittock Mansion

The Pittock Mansion during the holidays; via the Pittock Mansion's Facebook page

Celebrate the arrival of the holiday season with the opening of the Magic of Wintertime, Pittock Mansion. 



The Cranksgixing Treasure Hunt Food Drive is This Sunday

The annual “Cranksgiving” treasure hunt food drive will take place this Sunday, November 21.



Candle Making with Amy Vance

Amy Vance; via With Love, From PDX's Facebook page

Are you looking for the perfect gift for a special someone in your house? Maybe you just want a way to give your home or… Read More



Legacy Health to Offer Free Flu Shots

Legacy Health will offer free flu shots to Oregon residents at five hospital campuses during the week of December 7,… Read More



Schoolhouse Supplies Fundraiser at Secret Society

The Schoolhouse Supplies store; via Schoolhouse Supplies' Facebook page

Come on out to hear some great tunes and support a great cause this weekend at the School House Supplies fundraiser at the… Read More



SNL Alum Tim Meadows Comes to Portland

Tim Meadows; via wikimedia commons

Tim Meadows, one of the longest-running cast members in the nearly 40 year history of Saturday Night Live, will appear at the… Read More



What Foods is E. Coli Most Often Found In?

Last week, Chipotle announced the end of an ongoing health scare involving food contaminated by E. Coli, forcing the closure… Read More



Didi’s Manners & Etiquette: Secrets for A Successful Thanksgiving

Simple guidelines for keeping peace in the family during the holidays. How to beg off from attending… Read More