Even businesses that support a higher minimum wage worry about a rush to raise it to $13 an hour.
Laurelhurst Cafe has become a popular hangout in the heart of Portland’s bleeding heart.
The café—with its corrugated metal and orange trim façade—sits at East Burnside Street and Northeast
WW would like to offer you, dear reader, three New Year's particulars to keep you on your game tomorrow night: 1. Bar hopping? TriMet's bus and MAX service will be free after 8 pm. And MAX trains will run until 3 am. 2. Spending big? No worries. Oregon's minimum wage will rise by 10 cents on New Year's Day to $8.50 (that's $208 more in 2011 for the full-time worker.) 3. Resolving to bike ...