News A new city of Portland audit finds the $35-per-adult arts tax fails to live up to the expectations of Portland voters who approved the tax in 2012."Funds collected remain below estimates, administrative costs are higher than the required cap, and oversight is fragmented," the July 28 report from Auditor Mary Hull Caballero reads.The brainchild of former Mayor Sam Adams, the tax was supposed to generate about $12 million a year for art and music at elementary schools and nonprofit organizati... MoreJul 28, 2015 12:01 am 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?