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EXCLUSIVE: Kitzhaber Faces New Questions—EXCLUSIVE: Governor Kitzhaber Falsely Answers Ethics Documents

Portland’s 25 New Cool People—Portland's 25 New Cool People

NWS Alert: Portland High Winds Reach Up to 50 MPH (with Updates)—NWS Alert: Portland High Wind Gusts Reach 50…

Portland Second Most Expensive City to Buy Beer and Wine—Portland Second Most Expensive City to Buy Beer…

In Plain Sight: The FreakyButTrue Peculiarium and Museum—In Plain Sight: The FreakyButTrue Peculiarium and Museum

Why The Timbers Won’t Make the 2014 Playoffs—Why The Timbers Will Not Make The 2014…

Party Report: GRIMM Cast at No Kid Hungry Dinner at Irving St. Kitchen—Party Report: GRIMM Cast at No Kid Hungry…

Portland Threads: All Bundled Up—Portland Threads: All Bundled Up

Fall Decorating Ideas to Cozy Up Your Home—Fall Decorating Ideas to Cozy Up Your Home

College 3X5: Film Production Programs—College 3X5: Film Production Programs

 
 
 
 

News

EXCLUSIVE: Kitzhaber Faces New Questions

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

 

News

NWS Alert: Portland High Winds Reach Up to 50 MPH (with Updates)

The National Weather Service issues a high wind warning for the Portland Metro Area that will remain in effect until 7 p.m.… Read More

 

News

Portland Second Most Expensive City to Buy Beer and Wine

Portland is the second most expensive city to buy wine and beer in, according to an analysis by WalletHub which compared the… Read More

 

Sports

Why The Timbers Won’t Make the 2014 Playoffs

Fanendo Adi must turn around his finishing woes if Portland is to win against FC Dallas. Photo Credit: David Cath

The Portland Timbers are one defensive mistake away from MLS playoff elimination, and judging by this season’s trends,… 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

Governor Kitzhaber Refuses to Answer About Personal Gain From Lobbying Fees

Despite repeated assurances from his press staff, Governor John Kitzhaber’s administration has failed to respond to a… 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

<p><em>Sarayu Caulfield (L) and Alexandra Ulmer (R) with their research. Photo credit: Tom Berridge/Oregon Episcopal School</em></p>

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

 

Lifestyle

slides: Portland’s 25 New Cool People

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

In Plain Sight: The FreakyButTrue Peculiarium and Museum

Do you remember your first boxing nun? I do. I experienced my first at Archie McPhees in Seattle’s Fremont district… Read More

 

Lifestyle

Party Report: GRIMM Cast at No Kid Hungry Dinner at Irving St. Kitchen

Grimm's Russell Hornsby and Dwight Adkins at No Kid Hungry Dinner. Photo by Byron Beck.

The Pearl District's Irving Street Kitchen was the site for an impressive culinary event: Share Our Strength's No Kid… Read More

 

Beauty & Fashion

slides: Portland Threads: All Bundled Up

Dorothy wearing a scarf and coat from China.

 This week, Portlanders dressed for the hard-hitting rainy weather, by wearing scarves and heavy coats.

 

Lifestyle

Fall Decorating Ideas to Cozy Up Your Home

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Updating your living space can be easier and more affordable than you think. The change in season often inspires change… Read More

 

Lifestyle

College 3X5: Film Production Programs

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Does your student plant herself in front of the TV and watch hours and hours of the “special features” that come… Read More

 

Lifestyle

10 Great Pets In Need Of Loving Homes- October 25

My name is Gilda and I'm looking for a home to call my own.

Attention please, animal lovers! Here are some dogs and cats from Multnomah County Animal Services who are in need of a… Read More

 

Health

slides: Seven Halloween Tips for Parents of Children with Asthma

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Parents of children with asthma can keep them safe during trick-or-treating by following these seven tips from the American… Read More

 

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

 

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

Jackets by Lenny Oldeboom Photo Credit: PDX Resale Facebook (image cropped)

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

 

Lifestyle

slides: Portland’s 25 New Cool People (Sixteen Thru Twenty)

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

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

 

Lifestyle

Total Recall: What’s Happening With All the Auto Recalls?

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 It appears new car manufacturers are in the process of a remake of the 1990 Arnold Schwarzenegger movie, Total Recall.… 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

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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

slides: Portland’s 25 New Cool People (Six thru Ten)

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

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