News Portland Public Schools tonight welcomed four new members to its seven-member board, and with their addition came sweeping changes.The board voted 7-0 to elect Tom Koehler, who won a seat on the board in 2013, to be the board's new chairman. Koehler was often in the minority, along with Steve Buel, when Pam Knowles led the school board. Koehler and Buel, for example, were the only two board members to vote against Superintendent Carole Smith's 28 percent raise last year.The board also did a... MoreJul 6, 2015 07:40 pm by BETH SLOVIC
Food Reviews & Stories
A list of the five spots we're excited about right now—maybe taquerias we've loved forever, maybe seafood spots with special menus this week. It's designed to answer that age-old question: Where should we go out to dinner tonight?