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Portland’s 25 New Cool People (1 thru 5)—The Top 25 Coolest People In Portland (One…

Developer of Former Trade Joe’s Site Connected to California Corruption—From an FBI investigation to a long history…

What an Oregon Professor Wants You to Know About Dread—The Consquenses Of Dread Explained By Oregon Researcher

How ‘First Lady’ Cylvia Hayes is Letting Feminists Down—How 'First Lady' Cylvia Hayes is Letting Feminists…

Bomb Squad Removes Tripwire Device Near Forest Park—Bomb Squad Removes Tripwire Device Near Forest Park…

Spotted In Portland: Patrick Stewart is a Timbers Fan—Spotted In Portland: Patrick Stewart is a Timbers…

Literopolis: A Weekly Round-up Of Portland Literary Events—Literopolis: A Weekly Round-up Of Portland Literary Events

What We Learned: Washington at Oregon—What We Learned: Washington at Oregon

Party Report: Content 2014 at Ace Hotel Portland—Party Report: Content 2014 at Ace Hotel Portland

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

 
 
 
 

News

Developer of Former Trade Joe’s Site Connected to California Corruption

Majestic Realty is developing a 20,000-square-foot shopping center at Alberta and NE Martin Luther King Jr. Streets

The head of a development company working on a controversial project in Northeast Portland has been the subject of an… Read More

 

News

What an Oregon Professor Wants You to Know About Dread

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Dr. Paul Slovic, who specials in the study of human dread and risk, explains we often fear and act for the wrong… Read More

 

Politics

How ‘First Lady’ Cylvia Hayes is Letting Feminists Down

What does feminism mean? Understanding that your rights as a woman come with obligations, duties and accountability. Robin… Read More

 

News

Bomb Squad Removes Tripwire Device Near Forest Park

A tripwire device was removed this weekend by a bomb squad from the 4000 block of the Northwest Thunder Crest Drive, or… Read More

 

Sports

What We Learned: Washington at Oregon

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When the running game is right, so are the Ducks. Continuity on the offensive line is an actual thing, huh? For the… Read More

 

Business

Why Strip Clubs Should be Treated Like Any Other Business

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Every guy that’s ever had a buddy get married or divorced or any other excuse concocted to go to a strip club has been… Read More

 

News

Ross Island Bridge Painting Project Kicks Off

Paint has deteriorated on the Ross Island Bridge

A three-year project to paint Portland's Ross Island Bridge kicks off today, Monday, with the replacement of the… Read More

 

News

Portland is the 10th Best City for Trick-or-Treating

Portland is the 10th best city for trick-or-treating, according to an annual study by Zilllow.com. 

 

News

10-Year-Old Girl in Gresham Hit by Stray Bullet

A stray bullet hit a 10-year-old Gresham girl Saturday morning and the suspected shooter is still at large.

 

News

UPDATED: Gresham Boil Water Alert for Gabbert Hill Reservoir Area Lifted

The City of Gresham has lifted a Boil Water Notice issued Saturday, the alert impacted about 130 homes served by the Gabbert… Read More

 

Sports

What We Learned: Utah at Oregon State

Sean Mannion

The Beavers defense is the team’s strongest unit. And it might be by a considerable margin. The Beavers… Read More

 

Sports

Timbers vs. Real Salt Lake: 3 Things We Learned From The Timbers’ 0-0 Draw

The Timbers  brought a high-pressured offense, but couldn't convert. Photo Credit: David Cath

The end result was not what the Portland Timbers needed, but a 0-0 draw keeps them in contention. Portland's fate now… Read More

 

News

Sustainable Condoms Arrive in Portland

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Sustainable condoms are coming to Portland - and will soon be found at a Fred Meyer or Green Zebra near you. 

 

Biking

Repair-It-Yourself: Bike Maintenance Classes for Beginners

Gracies Wrench's Tori Bortman helps bike riders maintain and repair their bikes with hands-on classes that go beyond the basics. Photo © Daniel Sharp Photography.

We've all heard it: That horrible, high-pitched screeching of a bone-dry chain creaking down the street on a… Read More

 

News

Oregon’s Biggest Ballot Measure Contributions and The People Who Made Them

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The biggest piles of campaign cash in Oregon came from out of state donors and went to the two most contentious ballot… 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

How to Deal With Information Overload

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Many people are getting one very important point wrong. They are confusing “information” with… Read More

 

News

Learn to Forage For ‘Mysterious’ Mushrooms in Astoria This Fall

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Astoria, Portland's cool coastal cousin, is about to get a little bit cooler. This Fall, Astoria's Fort Stevens… Read More

 

News

Hayes Faces Second Ethics Complaint

First Lady Cylvia Hayes faces a second ethics complaint related to her alleged use of public resources for personal gain in… Read More

 

News

Governor’s “First Lady” Claim is Legal Fiction

A state ethics investigation into the actions of Cylvia Hayes will be complicated by the fact that her role as a public… Read More

 

News

Christian TV to be Piped into Oregon Prisons

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Religious broadcasting is infiltrating Oregon’s prison system, raising questions about a possible constitutional breach… 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

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

 

Lifestyle

College Three by Five: Marine Science Programs

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Marine biologists enjoy careers that include shark curator, hazardous waste manager, SCUBA instructor, environmental… Read More

 

Arts

Take One: Portland Production Company OCCULIST on Making Music Videos

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Dani Ransom and Leah Maldonado of OCCULIST, a Portland based video production company, speak to GoLocalPDX about their… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

Portland Threads: As Long As I Got My Suit and Bow Tie

Wesley wearing a black and silver bow tie and a matching striped vest and pants.

Suits and ties were seen around downtown Portland this week on Portland Threads. 

 

Lifestyle

slides: 10 Cute Pets in Need of Loving Homes - October 18

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Calling all pet lovers! Check out these 10 pets available for adoption from the Multnomah County Animal Services. 

 

Arts

Portland Film Company to Produce Documentary About Japanese War Brides

(from right) Katheryn Tolbert, Lucy Craft and Karen Kasmauski

Blue Chalk Media based in Portland and Brooklyn NY will partner with three American journalists to produce “Fall… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Five Fun Things to Do this Weekend: Oct. 17-19

After a long week sometimes all you want to do is hibernate in bed. But don't do that! You'll miss out on some great… Read More

 

Food

PDX Wine Crawl: Top Three Wines by the Glass in Southwest Portland

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If you're in the mood for some wines by the glass, there are plenty of options for the Portland oenophile. In this… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Dear Robin: How Do I Deal With My Wife’s Ridiculous Divorce Lawyer?

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Dear Robin: My wife of 23 years recently filed for divorce when she left me for another man. From the moment she… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Ann Hampton Callaway Celebrates Barbra Streisand With Oregon Symphony

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Platinum Award-winning singer Ann Hampton Callaway celebrates the music of one of America’s most iconic musical… Read More

 

Arts

Review: Claire Ashley’s and Bahar Yurukoglu’s Intimate Horizons

Both colorful and captivating, the dynamic current exhibition at Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Intimate Horizons,… Read More

 

Food

The Top Ten Things Portlanders Do With Bacon

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Ah Portland, city of contradictions. It may be home to the highest population of vegans in the country (we have to check the… Read More

 

Health

Do Probiotics Live Up To The Hype?

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Probiotics are everywhere these days: there are extra probiotics being added to yogurt, beverages, even infant formulas. They… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Eight New Technological Advances for Drivers

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In its automotive survey this year, J.D. Powers found one of the main features new buyers wanted on new car purchases was… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Portland Then/Now: West Burnside St. and Southwest 18th Ave.

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Portland Then/Now: The photos shown here display West Burnside Street and 18th Avenue in 1967 and 2014. The buildings may… Read More

 

Food

Top Chef Boston: Day One And You Have a Gun To Your Head

Departure's Gregory Gourdet

Within the first 20 minutes one of Portland's top chef's head was already on the chopping block. Sort of.

 

Beauty & Fashion

Grand Opening Party at Portland Boutique Adorn

Adorn Boutique

Portland’s favorite boutique, Adorn,  just opened a new location on Southeast Division earlier this month, and… Read More

 

Food

Two Portland Chefs To Compete in Top Chef Premier

Gregory Gourdet of Departure, photo credit: Byron Beck

Two Portland Chefs, Gregory Gourdet of Departure and Doug Adams of Imperial, begin a culinary battle… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Sound of Portland Music: The Von Trapps on PDX, Pink Martini and the Pixie Project

Sofi, Melanie, Amanda and August are four charming twenty-somethings who relocated to Portland two years ago. So far, so… Read More

 

Food

Figs: the World’s Sexiest Fruit

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In front of my house stands a large green fig tree, shading the sidewalk with its beautiful pinnate leaves. I’ve been… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College Admissions: Common Application Prompt, Perfectly Content

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