Tuesday Dec 3
Community Helpers donations as of Dec. 8, 2013
The Portland Development Commission has announced $1,228,000 in Community Livability Grants to projects in the Interstate Corridor , Lents Town Center and Gateway Urban Renewal areas.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Phillip Mitchell waits to play Taps: How I made this photo
Phillip Mitchell stands alone with his trumpet, waiting to play Taps. For me his face and pose epitomize solemn respect, and represent the essence of the day.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
PDX bucks trends with lower flying costs
Fewer flights and seats should result in higher airline ticket prices for passengers at Portland International Airport, which is at its busiest the day before Thanksgiving.
Deep in Happy Valley on a blustery Monday evening, in a room lined with posters of Katy Perry and Bruce Springsteen, James Engberg and Eric Kilgore are drinking Scotch and discussing Bertolt Brecht.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Roosevelt High students walk out for teachers; police work to solve vehicle vandalism case
Portland Association of Teachers supporters marched on the Burnside Bridge this afternoon to protest the district's call to impasse.
Man exposes self to girl near Portland school
Police are searching for a man they believe exposed himself to a young girl near a North Portland school Friday afternoon.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
College cross country: Oregon freshman Edward Cheserek wins the NCAA Cross Country championship
Oregon's Edward Cheserek concluded a superb freshman season by winning the individual NCAA cross country championship Saturday in Terre Haute, Ind.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Great Falls Tribune
Selvig gets 800th career win with Lady Griz tonight
The Lady Griz at the University of Montana defeated the University of Portland tonight 68-61, giving head coach Robin Selvig his 800th career win.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Medford Mail Tribune
Developer of tool to fight breast cancer wins Inspiration Grant
Nena Golubovic, a research scientist with Advanced Microsensors of Shrewsbury, Mass., was named Sustainable Valley Technology Group's Inspiration Grant winner Thursday night.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
11/12/13 one of last sequential dates of 21st century
When shown as month-day-year, there is only one more sequential date this century.
Grief, Courage, and Perseverance
WHAT WOULD I SAY to those who are weary of assault rifles mowing down children of all ages, every few months, for as long as we can remember now? Oregon Colorado Wisconsin Pennsylvania Connecticut Texas Massachusetts Minnesota Virginia do I need to go on? I would say that this is bigger than politics.
Mon Nov 11, 2013
University of Portland 24-Hour Vigil for Veterans
Cadets with the U.S. Air Force and Army ROTC stood guard near the Praying Hands Memorial at the University of Portland for the 24 hours before a Veterans Day ceremony.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Running Braves put title streak on the line
When Tim McIntosh graduated from St. John Bosco in 1979, no one could have predicted the success he'd attain after taking over the Braves' cross country program five years later.