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
Experts on sexual violence against women speculate why Oregon’s numbers are so high.
Last week, WW published an issue devoted to V-Day, an international campaign set for Feb. 14 to draw attention to violence against women.
Some of the numbers
were surprising: 27 percent of Oregon