The firing of an Old Town priest is traced to questions about church funds.
About 40 members of Saint André Bessette Catholic Church stayed after the 10 am service last Sunday to get answers.
Their parish priest,
the Rev. Stephen Newton, had been dismissed without
A memorial is set for this Sunday for the 50,000-some bumblebees killed off in Wilsonville.Portlander Rozzell Medina has set up a Facebook page for the event, which will be held at 2 pm at the Wilsonville Target store. Fliers also got passed around at last night's Last Thursday event.
"I urge you to join us i...
Second Amendment activists say a Multnomah County gun ordinance doesn’t apply within cities.
Roxanne Ross says she was raised to believe every responsible citizen should own a gun.
When she picked out
her own handgun last fall, Ross went old school and chose a .357 Magnum
Portland’s new police watchdog on how to keep cops accountable.
Q & A
As a first-generation Haitian-American growing up in Brooklyn and Miami, Constantin Severe hated cops.
Then he learned to
like them during his time as a defense attorney with Metropolitan Public
Maybe the FBI is now operating in the WTF business: The agency asked Portlandia if it could use a sketch spoofing recycling culture for training.Co-star Carrie Brownstein told The Hollywood Reporter that an instructor from the FBI academy in Quantico, Va., asked producers to use the "Sanitatio...
Portland Police Chief Mike Reese announced major changes to his command staff lineup today, including a total change of leadership in East Precinct, the city's busiest.Two retirements—by East Precinct Commander Mike Lee and Tactical Operations Division Captain Ron Alexander—set off a chain of shifts that include moving embattled Capt. Mark Kruger out of his post in East Precinct.
If city officials can find the money, Southwest Portland's Vista Bridge would be outfitted with a "permanent protective screen of vertical steel bars" to prevent people from leaping from the span over Southwest Jefferson Street.Finding a solution for the Goose Hollow bridge, which has been the site of numerous suicides, became a City Hall priority this month when a 15-year-old Beaverton girl jumpe...