Oregon backers of the CRC think they’ve won the day. They haven’t met Ann Rivers.
Ann Rivers sips her skinny vanilla latte in a Ridgefield,
Wash., coffee shop on a bright Sunday morning, smiling at the new role
she has found herself playing in Northwest politics: the bridge kil
Oregon Ballet Theatre owes $300,000 in back rent. Just in time, here comes the arts tax.
City officials finally produced details last week of a new
arts tax that voters passed last November, requiring Portlanders to pay
$35 a year to fund arts teachers in the public schools and suppor
A fired city bureau chief scores one last goal—expanding the parking district around Jeld-Wen Field.
Sam Stidham, a sales clerk at West Burnside clothing
boutique Reveille, had no idea that parking around the corner from her
storefront had jumped to $3.50 an hour during Portland Timbers games.
A new documentary looks at the promise, and lost opportunities, in education for girls worldwide.
Outside the United States, losing out on an education means much more than poor job prospects.
Girl Rising, a
new documentary opening in Portland on March 7, makes the case that
In airing a police-shooting video, Portland cops are learning the art of media self-defense.
When he ran for mayor, Charlie Hales promised he would
change the culture of a Portland Police Bureau known for controversial
shootings and violent treatment of the mentally ill.
The proposed budget cuts city bureaus are betting mayor Charlie Hales won’t make.
It’s budget season at City Hall, the time of year when we’re told what a dystopian Portland would look like.
Streets without cops.
Homes burning out of control. Empty swimming pools, vagrants