Cigarettes will stay cheap in Oregon—whether or not Multnomah County gets to levy its own tobacco tax.
Portland smokers, hold on to your butts: Multnomah County
wants the right to tax your cigarettes, and now the state of Oregon
might be looking to increase the price of a pack as well.
Non-profit is creating a $5,000-a-horse sponsorship program
NewsBob Ball is making another bid to save the Portland Police Bureau's mounted patrol unit.
The Pearl District condo developer made the city an offer this month through the non-profit Friends of Portland's Mounted Patrol to increase its annual contribution to the horseback cops from $2...More
The possibility of Nike placing its campus expansion in Portland's South Waterfront may be dead, but the non-disclosure agreements city officials signed with the sports apparel giant are very much alive.
Those agreements cover any incentive offers Portland Development Commission made Nike, as well as full details of the campus proposals the company showed city of...
Details of what Nike pitched to Portland City Hall about its possible expansion to South Waterfront are emerging in the wake of today's announcement the shoe and apparel giant will expand instead near its world headquarters in Washington County.
The Portland branch of the NAACP has voted to oppose fluoridating Portland's water supply.
“Children growing up in communities of color already face risks from many different environmental chemicals," NAACP political chair Cheryl Carter said in a statement this afternoon, "and they do not need more chemicals added to their drinking water.”
A man suspected of pimping in Spokane is behind a new Laurelhurst strip club.
The residents of the Laurelhurst neighborhood aren’t happy
about the new neighbor moving in from Spokane, Wash. Not that they
liked the old neighbors much.
The new resident
since last Novemb
Timbers Army members take the fight against scalping into their own hands.
Matt Braddock wasn’t about to let a fellow Portland Timbers fan pay $80 for a $25 ticket.
Before the Timbers
match against the San Jose Earthquakes on April 14, Braddock saw a
scalper trying t