Portland Info

Portland, Oregon is located in Multnomah County. Zip codes in Portland, OR include 97240, 97230, and 97266. The median home price in Portland is $315,000 which is roughly $234/per square foot. More Portland information.

Local Charities in Portland, OR

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Portland News

Local news for Portland, OR continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

7 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Don't sweat the heat wave: Editorial sketchbook

Always popular, Multnomah Falls and its cool mist is even more appealing when the temperature tops 90 degrees.

Comment?

11 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Protesters rally against Israel's Operation Protective Edge in downtown Portland

Mohammed Nabil has been studying in the U.S. for two years. In that time, he says, he's followed two major operations in the Gaza Strip - one of which hit close to home.

Comment?

12 hrs ago | Willamette Week

New York Buffalo Wings: The Empire State's Greatest Contribution to American Cuisine

Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it.

Comment?

13 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Police search for SUV in connection to shots fired in Southeast Portland

Portland police are searching for a dark-colored SUV and its driver in connection to a shots fired incident Saturday afternoon in Southeast Portland.

Comment?

13 hrs ago | The Oregonian

Police responding to shots fired incident in Southeast Portland

Police are responding to a shots fired incident in the 6900 block of Southeast Rhone Street, south of Southeast Powell Boulevard, in Portland.

Comment?

15 hrs ago | Willamette Week

Virginia Country Ham: The Three-Month Cure

Summer is road-trip season, so we're taking a culinary tour of America. But because Portland is a city of immigrants from other states, we don't have to leave town to do it.

Comment?

20 hrs ago | OregonLive.com

Portland Mayor Charlie Hales: Diversity training 'worth three times the price'

Mayor Charlie Hales arrives at the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Southeast Portland's Lents neighborhood.

Comment?

Yesterday | Portland Tribune

CCSO: Pets face neglect in Jennings Lodge

Oregon Humane Society officials Thursday seized more than 40 cats and one dog from a man in Jennings Lodge, south of Milwaukie, who had been under investigation for animal neglect.

Comment?

Yesterday | KATU-TV Portland

How safe are area parks? KATU digs up the crime stats

PORTLAND, Ore. -- As the weather heats up, you might feel like heading out to a local park to get some fresh air, but how safe are parks in our area? KATU's On Your Side Investigators dug up some crime statistics from over the last year about the areas in and around some popular local parks.

Comment?

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Willamette Week

end: 16 Things to Do and See in Portland, July 11-13

Powell's City of Books , 1005 W Burnside St., 228-4651. 7:30 pm. Free. [DANCE PLUS] Experimental dance seems fringey, but it's one of the most prolific movement forms in Portland.

Comment?

The Oregonian

Youth organize Portland rally to put community on notice: 'Silence the Violence'

They chose not to shout or yell, but instead expressed their thoughts in silence, wearing tape over their mouths bearing words that revealed what's important to them: Peace.

Comment?

KXL-AM Portland

Bracing For A Heat Wave

Are you ready to bake in the sunshine for the next week? Temperatures are expected to be in the 90's and perhaps 100 through mid-week.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

North Portland couple arrested, charged in baby's death

Sarah and Jamie Mangus have been charged with murder by abuse in the death of an infant, Krystal Mangus.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

Mississippi Avenue business owners name 'mayor,' street fair this weekend: North and Northeast Portland news

The Mississippi Street Fair has attracted more than 30,000 attendees, making it Portland's largest neighborhood street fair.

Comment?

OregonLive.com

Man dies in early morning Southeast Portland apartment fire

The fire was reported around 3 a.m. by another resident of the complex, at 2530 S.E. 125th Avenue.

Comment?

The Oregonian

Reverend's BBQ: a work-in-progress in SE Portland

The big, sloppy and supremely beefy Good Reverend burger at Sellwood-Moreland's Reverend's BBQ.

Comment?

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Pordland Mercury

What Happens When City Contractors Clean Up Homeless Camps? Read the Reports.

For this week's paper, we took a closer look at what the "cleanup contractors" hired by the city to dismantle illegal campsites actually do.

Comment?

The Oregonian

Arrest made in fatal shooting outside SE Portland juice bar and strip club that lost liquor license

A 27-year-old man is accused of murder, attempted murder and assault in connection with Saturday's fatal shooting outside Soobie's Bar & Grill Strip Club.

Comment?

The Oregonian

North Portland's Mextiza restaurant closing July 31

Mextiza , the North Portland restaurant from chef Oswaldo Bibiano , will close at the end of July, according to a post on the restaurant's Facebook page.

Comment?

Willamette Week

Novick to PBOT: "We Shall Fight in the Streets"

ROAD WARRIOR: "I'm confronted with situations," says City Commissioner Steve Novick , with Mayor Charlie Hales, "where compromising my values that I've always held dear seems more necessary than I would have hoped."

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••

Portland Jobs