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EXCLUSIVE: Governor Kitzhaber Falsely Answers Ethics Documents—EXCLUSIVE: Governor Kitzhaber Falsely Answers Ethics Documents

Shooter Identifed In Washington’s Marysville School Shooting—Shooter Identifed In Washington's Marysville School Shooting

Portland’s 25 New Cool People (Twenty-One Thru Twenty-Five)—Portland's 25 New Cool People (Twenty-One Thru Twenty-Five)

Expect Plenty of Offensive Fireworks Between Oregon and California—Expect Plenty of Offensive Fireworks Between Oregon and…

Ten Portland Nurses Amoung Nurse of the Year Winners—Ten Portland Nurses Win Nurse of the Year…

Hey GoLocalPDX, East Portland isn’t so Dangerous After All—Hey GoLocalPDX, East Portland isn't so Dangerous After…

Five Fun Things To Do This Weekend: Oct. 24-26—Five Fun Things To Do This Weekend: Oct.…

The Reluctant Adventurer: Bikram Yoga—The Reluctant Adventurer: Bikram Yoga

Oregon Politics: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not—Oregon Politics: Who's Hot and Who's Not

Seven Tips For Becoming A Better Boss—Seven Tips For Becoming A Better Boss

 
 
 
 

News

Oregon Emergency Room Wait Times 17th Worst in the Nation

It takes about 30 minutes for patients at Oregon emergency rooms to see a doctor, making the state the 17th worst in the… Read More

 

News

EXCLUSIVE: Governor Kitzhaber Falsely Answers Ethics Documents

Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber failed to disclose his fiancee Cylvia Hayes in a 2013 ethics document that required him to… Read More

 

News

Shooter Identifed In Washington’s Marysville School Shooting

The gunman in Friday's Marysville-Pilchuck High School shooting has been identified by… Read More

 

News

slides: 10 Worst Emergency Room Wait Times in Oregon

Check out the slideshow below to see some of the longest hospital wait times people experience throughout the state of… Read More

 

News

slides: Portland Emergency Rooms: How Long You Have to Wait

Find out how long you have to wait before seeing a doctor or other health care professional in Portland's emergency… Read More

 

Sports

Expect Plenty of Offensive Fireworks Between Oregon and California

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For Friday night football, Oregon against California at the “Field of Jeans” - yes, Levi’s applied for that… Read More

 

News

Ten Portland Nurses Amoung Nurse of the Year Winners

Ten Portland-area residents were among the winners for Nurse of the Year Awards at the fourth annual March of Dimes event… Read More

 

News

Hey GoLocalPDX, East Portland isn’t so Dangerous After All

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GoLocalPDX’s article yesterday attempting to define what constitutes a dangerous neighborhood shows errors in… Read More

 

Politics

Oregon Politics: Who’s Hot and Who’s Not

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

 

Business

Seven Tips For Becoming A Better Boss

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According to the 2014 Conference Board CEO Challenge,“Building a culture that supports engagement, employee… Read More

 

Sports

Portland Timbers Hit Rock Bottom In Honduras

Just when things were going well, the Portland Timbers went down to Honduras to get a slice of respite from an increasingly… Read More

 

Biking

Family Fun, Zombie Style: Kidical Mass Rides to Thriller Dance

Kidical Mass will lead a family costume ride to this year's Thrill the World Dance at Irving Park. Photo courtesy Thrill Portland.

The final Kidical Mass ride of 2014 celebrates Halloween with a costumed ride to the annual Thrill the World PDX mass zombie… Read More

 

News

Tornado Hits Longview, Washington

A tornado hit Longview, Washington arround 1 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.

 

News

Portland High Schoolers Study: Media Saturation Better for Multitasking

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Adolescents who constantly interact with multiple media devices become better at processing information while multitasking,… Read More

 

News

UPDATED: Richardson Asks U.S. Attorney to Investigate Kitzhaber, Hayes

Gov John Kitzhaber and Cylvia Hayes

Republican candidate for Governor Dennis Richardson on Thursday called for the U.S. Attorney to conduct an investigation into… Read More

 

Sports

Trail Blazers’ Success Can Only Be Gauged by the Playoffs

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The Portland Trail Blazers’ 82-game regular season starting Oct. 29 against Oklahoma City will be a relatively… Read More

 

Sports

Oregon State Beavers Still Accountable, Still Defensive

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Accountability matters. With this is mind, we decided to take a look back at one of our prior posts in which… Read More

 

News

Oregon Lawmakers Urge Coast Guard to Delay Newport Air Facility Closure

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Oregon Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley joined with Oregon representatives Kurt Schrader, Peter DeFazio, Earl Blumenauer… Read More

 

News

$1 Million in Improvements for East Portland Parks

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Commissioner Fritz and the Portland Parks and Recreation staff announced more than $1 million will go towards improvements at… Read More

 

News

Wehby to Speak at City Club Forum Alone

U.S. Senate Candidate Monica Wehby

U.S. Senate Candidate Monica Wehby will speak at the City Club of Portland Friday forum without her opponent. 

 

News

Jackknifed Semi Closes I-84 West, Spills Fuel on Freeway

Jackknifed semi backs up traffic on I-84

A jackknifed semi is causing major traffic delays on Interstate 84 west and has spilled gallons of fuel on the freeway. 

 

Lifestyle

slides: Portland’s 25 New Cool People (Twenty-One Thru Twenty-Five)

Portland is so hot right now. And that’s truly what makes it cool. But cool doesn’t happen all by itself. It… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Five Fun Things To Do This Weekend: Oct. 24-26

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As you wake up from your Friday afternoon siesta, be sure to check out these 5 events happening this weekend, because just… Read More

 

Lifestyle

The Reluctant Adventurer: Bikram Yoga

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If you live in Portland, Oregon, chances are at least one person has told you that Bikram Yoga will change your life. And if… Read More

 

Arts

New Play Brings Stories of an African Family to Portland

The Family Timeline at The Winningstad Theatre on Saturday, October 25.

Portland writer and director George Faux is bringing The Family Timeline, a comedy about an African family, to Winningstad… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

PDX Resale Shows Off Wearable Art

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Chris Andreae and Lenny Oldeboom will be showing their new wearable art collections at PDX Resale & Gallery Macabre… Read More

 

Lifestyle

REVIVE: An 80’s Dance Party Benefitting Music Education

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Non-profit organization, Music Workshop, is hosting REVIVE, a ‘80s dance party benefitting  music education on… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Spotted In Portland: Patrick Stewart, Jason Mewes & Eli Roth Filming in Portland

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Patrick Stewart, Jason Mewes & Eli Roth are working on film projects in Portland. Here's a round up of what they are… Read More

 

Health

Coffee: Virtue or Vice?

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This is a coffee town. Portlanders not only consume mass quantities of the stuff, but they have also become quite the nerds… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

Garnish Celebrates 10 Years in PDX

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Portland boutique, Garnish, celebrates ten years with a big birthday bash this Friday, October 24th. 

 

Beauty & Fashion

Portland Teen Designer Stars in “Project Runway: Threads”

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Kenzie, a thirteen-year-old fashion designer from Portland, is a contestant on the new Project Runway competition series.

 

Lifestyle

Portland Then/Now: Mill Ends Park

Mill Ends Park official ground breaking. Dec. 31, 1976. City of Portland Archives, A2000-006.47

The "world's smallest park" is located at the intersection of Southwest Naito Parkway and Taylor Street. Blink and you… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: The Top 25 Coolest People In Portland (Eleven Thru Fifteen)

Portland is so hot right now. And that’s truly what makes it cool. But cool doesn’t happen all by itself. It… Read More

 

Food

Top Four Wild Mushrooms in the Pacific Northwest

Hericium erinaceus 'Lion's Mane' via Wikimedia Commons

Mushrooms are intoxicating, literally. Some are full of poisonous toxins, while others smell of apricots, fresh seafood or… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Common Application Prompt - Transition to Adulthood

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This is an actual college application essay written in response to the Common Application prompt: Transition to Adulthood. It… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Marconi Out at KINK-FM Morning Show

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Marconi—the co-host on the KINK-FM (101.9) radio morning show -- is no longer with the show. 

 

Health

Salem Hospital Makes List of Top Orthopedic Programs

Salem Hospital has been named one of 125  "hospitals and health systems with great orthopedic programs" by a… Read More

 

Lifestyle

PDX Cocktail Week: Pre-Funking with Red Star & House Spirits

Red Star Tavern revelers at Negroni Party. Photo by Byron Beck.

Portland Cocktail Week kicked off a little early with two parties on Saturday night. The first was the Negroni blow-out at… Read More

 

Arts

High Notes: The Best Live Music in Portland This Week

Bob Dylan

With apologies to the Parrotheads, we’re picking Bob Dylan at Keller Auditorium over Jimmy Buffett at Moda Center in… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Why Twitter is an Important Tool for Teachers

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I had to explain what America Online was to one of my students last Friday which made me feel even older than I am. Also,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Halloween Pumpkin Beer Extravaganza Planned for Portland

Brace yourself, Portland. A Halloween pumpkin beer extravaganza is on its way, a two-part event that promises pumpkin ales,… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: Portland’s 25 New Cool People (1 thru 5)

Portland is so hot right now. And that’s truly what makes it cool. But cool doesn’t happen all by itself. It… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Spotted In Portland: Patrick Stewart is a Timbers Fan

Patrick Stewart. Photo by Gage Skidmore.

Actor Patrick Stewart was spotted in Portland this weekend. Seems Sir Patrick is a bit of Timbers fan. 

 

Arts

Literopolis: A Weekly Round-up Of Portland Literary Events

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Yet another stellar week for you lovers of the printed and spoken word. Enjoy! 

 

Lifestyle

slides: Party Report: Content 2014 at Ace Hotel Portland

Bradley Lange Menswear at Content at Ace Hotel Portland

Content, a living fashion and art installation, took place in the guest rooms on the second floor at Ace Hotel Portland on… Read More

 

Arts

BodyVox Kicks off Season With ‘Nightmare on Northrup’ Dance Show

The Undertaking Photo Credit: Blaine Truitt Covert (image cropped)

BodyVox kicks off their 2014/2015 performance season with BloodyVox: Nightmare on Northrup, a dance theater experience that… Read More

 

Lifestyle

video: Stars Perform at the Lake Theater & Cafe

Taylor John Williams on 'The Voice'

The last two 'Music Mondays' at the Lake Theater & Cafe have been sold out with Taylor John Williams, the… Read More

 

Lifestyle

slides: The Oregon Zoo’s Cutest Animal Babies

Cougar Cub. Photo Credit: Oregon Zoo

Babies with whiskers would normally be a cause for alarm, but not at the Oregon Zoo.  Back in early September, the… Read More