Bush League
Southwest Tualatin Valley Highway and 174th Avenue , Aloha OR
After a Hillsboro man crashed his pickup into the back of a TriMet bus July 24, he jumped out of his car and hid in bushes a block away before his capture. Deputies accused him of drunken driving and hit-and-run.
Assault by Auto
A man is accused of intentionally driving into his ex-girlfriend, who was walking across Southwest Sussex Street on July 23. She suffered serious injuries after he accelerated and turned right into her.
Intergalactic Performers
NE 13th Ave & NE Dekum Portland, OR 97211
The crew from the U.S.S. Enterprise landed in the Woodlawn Park amphitheater July 26. Portland actors gave a free performance of the Star Trek episode “Amok Time” featuring Spock in a bizarre Vulcan marriage ritual.
Off Track
SE 181ST AVE & E BURNSIDE ST , Portland OR
An individual was stabbed July 25 near the MAX station at Southeast 181st Avenue. The victim did not have life-threatening injuries. Police said the stabbing was likely gang-related.
Ungrateful Pooch
4397 SW Vermont St , Portland OR
A dog rescued and nursed back to health by the Oregon Humane Society escaped July 23 from its new owner in Gabriel Park. Although Gizmo the dog is wearing an ID tag, the Shiba Inu is skittish and likely will avoid people, the Humane Society says.
The Price is Right
1200 SW 3RD AVE. , Portland OR
Portlanders exchanged goods including clothing, dishes, furniture and books July 25 at Portland Freeskool’s “Really Really Free Market.” The only rules were take what you need or want and donate what’s left.
Southeast, Hosford-Abernathy
Little Chickens in the Big City
3029 SE 21st Ave , Portland OR
City farmers toured backyard chicken coops during Portland&rsquos “Tour de Coops” Saturday. Urban chicken keepers gave tips for properly tending a flock and showed off their hens and coops.