The planned teardown of a football star’s family home in Irvington raises doubts about neighborhood preservation.
From the looks of it, the house at 2602 NE 13th Ave. is nothing special.
It’s a two-story
home, white with red trim and a brick arch over the front porch. The
grass is scruffy, the shr
The Attorney General’s favorite Portland law firm is cleaning up financially. It’s also run afoul of a federal judge.
Nearly 3,000 Oregonians with disabilities have waited more
than three years for their day in federal court on a potentially
groundbreaking civil rights case.
In a sweeping class
The mayor’s office calls the Eastside Esplanade unsafe. Will Hales’ homeless policies make a difference?
James Noel has seen a lot of changes in his neighborhood,
which consists of a narrow sidewalk against a chain-link fence that runs
along Southeast Main Street, with the northbound ramp to Inters
Two Oregon congressmen—divided over free trade—disagree about what a Trans-Pacific deal would mean.
President Barack Obama jetted to Portland
last week to use the city and the world headquarters of Nike as
backdrops in his push for a sweeping new free-trade agreement with 11
Pacific Rim coun
There are already runaway costs for a state Capitol remodel that few people know about.
Peter Courtney usually gets what he wants.
As president of the
Oregon Senate for 12 years, Courtney, 71, has amassed more influence
than almost any other legislator in state history. The Democ
New sharing apps help you rent your driveway. Just don’t tell the city.
For two years, Steve Gutmann found a way
to make a little extra cash. His house sits in Southeast Portland’s
Richmond neighborhood, two blocks from Hawthorne Boulevard. He knows
parking is a
The state allows scofflaw tanning salons to remain operating.
The thousands of Oregonians who use tanning salons to get
bronzed expect the facilities to follow the state’s health and safety
Most salons do.
However, state records show there’s
The fiercest opponent of a Convention Center hotel now wants to take control of it.
Hotel financier Gordon Sondland has been
fighting for a decade to stop construction of a headquarters hotel at
the Oregon Convention Center that will compete with his business.
CEO of Pro
The city of Portland wants to put body cameras on its cops. Good luck getting to see the video.
Mayor Charlie Hales wants Portland police to have body
cameras. He’s also fine if it’s really difficult for you to see the
video the cops record.
The city of Portland
has been the drivin
Pilots say the Port of Portland’s plans to sell land for a power plant next to the Troutdale Airport include a fatal flaw.
Mike Rhodes fell in love with flying nearly 50 years ago
at the Troutdale Airport while on a school field trip, and from his
first flight, he knew he wanted to be a pilot.
Today, Rhodes, 61, a