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80 Million Paige Views
How an Oregon girl, her mother and a struggling local director turned their YouTube series into a major Hollywood deal.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Take a ride on Portland's trolleys with rail historian Richard Thompson: Cedar Mill Library news
Who doesn't love the adorable scene of Judy Garland singing her way into our hearts as she rides a crowded trolley in " Meet Me in St. Louis "? Did you know that this classic song, which I'll bet is now playing an endless loop in your head, has a library connection? When Hollywood commissioned songwriter Ralph Blane to write a song about trolleys, ... (more)
Fri Jul 25, 2014
New York Magazine
Dating Naked: You Know What They Say About Men With Big Blurs
VH1's Dating Naked continues to push the boundaries of courtship and creatively expand the list of activities you can do in the nude.
Portland Tonight: 'America's Oktoberfest' takes over
Members of Rogue, dressed as monks, bow to their brewmaster at the 22nd annual Oregon Brewer's Festival at Tom McCall Waterfront Park on Thursday, July 23, 2009.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Long Island filmmaker John Fasano, 52, dies
Filmmaker John Fasano, whose childhood 8-mm movies spurred his voyage from Port Washington to Hollywood, died in his sleep Saturday at his home in Studio City, California, his representative Manfred Westphal confirmed.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Streetcars to Johns Landing and decreased density in Eastmoreland -- Portland's future in a map?
Portland planners on Monday released a sneak peak of the city's future -- or one fun-to-play-with version of it, anyway.
Get to know your house: Free (and low cost) ways to learn your home's past
Playwright Francesca Piantadosi has learned a lot about the history of her 1915 house at NE Fremont Street in the Rose City Park area.
Portland superintendent may deserve raise, but 33 percent is outlandish: Editorial
Portland schools Superintendent Carole Smith earns $193,000. The Portland School Board is considering a raise that would bring her salary to $257,000.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Experienced BASE jumper falls 1,000 feet to his death 'after...
Is this the BUK missile launcher that shot down MH17 being smuggled back to Russia: Motorist captures military truck carrying BUK M1 in border town 'Mr Putin, send them home, send them home, please': Grieving mother begs Russian leader to return her son and girlfriend as snatch MH17 bodies and drive them to unknown location British Prime Minister ... (more)
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Visions of post-apocalyptic California losing their edge
Author Edan Lepucki steps toward the lectern to read from her new book, California, at Diesel, A Bookstore in Oakland, Calif.
Drive-Ins, rooftops and more: Portland-area movies also showing July 18-24
In this film publicity image released by IFC Films, documentary filmmaker Werner Herzog is shown during the filming of "Cave of Forgotten Dreams."
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Wed Jul 16, 2014
The Early Report for July 16th, 2014: Part One
If you like Chaplin you will absolutely love Keaton, who is widely acknowledged for being one of the greatest directors of all time, a great screen legend and one of our finest actors, as well as one of the three top comedians in silent era Hollywood, and a true pioneer for the independent filmmaker; producing, controlling and owning his films.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Tigard Anthropologie nabs designer Jamie Rosenthal's Lost and Found collection
Anthropologie's Lost & Found collection includes handcrafted items from around the world, including an Indigo tie-dyed runner, matte ceramics and handwoven bench.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Volunteers help vulnerable cool down, stay safe
If you think your house gets hot during the warm weather, imagine living on a 10th floor apartment without air conditioning.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Multnomah County will open elderly cooling centers on Sunday as heat wave rolls in
Nothing like getting the feet wet first to see if the water is just right. The Civic Center Fountain in Hillsboro is a good place to cool off.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Bringing the best of Bobby Vinton to Vacaville
Eddie Ka'anoi, a.k.a. "Eddie K" debuts his Bobby Vinton Tribute Show at the Vacaville Performing Arts Theatre.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
101 Things to Know about the Boxtrolls from Our Set Visit to Laika's Studio
If Hollywood gave out awards simply to honor the hardest working people in show business, the folks over at Laika would undoubtedly sweep the categories.