City officials including Mayor Sam Adams have softened their stance against Walmart recently as the shopping giant hires local software talent for its downtown Portland mobile-apps headquarters, More
A mother and daughter from Redmond, Oregon serving as Republican National Convention delegatestold a radio reporter yesterday that Missouri Rep. Todd Akin was right that women getting pregnant from rape is "so c...More
A story in this week's WW shows Portland officials—including Mayor Sam Adams and both mayoral candidates—scaling back the city's anti-Walmart stance as the shopping giant's mobile-software division, WalmartLabs, moves into a do...More
Movie Reviews & Stories
Fernando Meirelles’ leap into the world-cinema scene, 2002’s City of God,
had more velocity than substance, but at least it was going someplace.
Since then, the Brazilian director’s conscien
Low-income Portlanders seeking free TriMet tickets and passes should soon know where to look: More than 40 nonprofits have applied for a transit-agency program giving them fares at a 20 percent discount.
NewsThe Oregonian's owner keeps lopping off publication days back east.
Advance Publications, the New Jersey-based media company that owns The Oregonian, has announced it's reducing print editions at two of its daily newspapers: the More
Movies & Television
One of Portland's last remaining locally-owned movie rental stores, Video Vérité on North Mississippi Avenue, will close in October.Owner Marc Mohan, who is also a freelance film critic for The Oregonian, announced the incipient shuttering today More
Horrorcore rappers Insane Clown Posse announced last week that they're looking into why the Federal Bureau of Investigation has categorized their fans, the Juggalos, as a gang.The band's front ...