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Spring Break Lodging on the Oregon Coast: the Best of Where to Stay
It's just about spring and that means it's soon time to make a break for the coast a spring break on the coast, that is.
West Linn Tidings
The Short List
Portland's monthly art gallery tour continues March 6, with most galleries opening at 5 p.m.; for a list of participating galleries, go to firstthursdayportland.com ... Northwest Academy puts on its first annual juried student exhibition, "Wrapped!" It starts at 6 p.m. March 6, and continues through March 28 at The Angry Pigeon Gallery, 712 S.W.
AFSCME Local 88 gives Jim Francesconi key union support in chair's race
Multnomah County chair candidate Jim Francesconi, left, has won a key endorsement in his race against former county commissioner Deborah Kafoury, right.
Class size controversy: Portland elementary schools have much smaller classes than nearby suburbs
Elementary class sizes are biggest in Gresham-Barlow, North Clackamas, Beaverton and Hillsboro, where this fifth-grade math class includes 33 students.
Legislature takes up CRC project
Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber was the first witness at the hearing before the House Transportation and Economic Development Committee.