Downtown Newswire

Downtown Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Downtown (Portland, OR).

Results 1 - 20 of 310 in Downtown (Portland, OR)

  1. Murmurs: Oregon Legislature Flops on Funding Columbia River LeveesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    ... crowded with possible successors. On Sept. 18, Felicia Williams, 40, an Air Force veteran and president of the Downtown Neighborhood Association, announced her plans to run. Metro Councilor Sam Chase, a former chief of staff to Commissioner Nick ...

    Comment?

  2. Downtown Boys 'Somos Chulas (No Somos Pendejas)' Video Released via UnivisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    [email protected]> Downtown Boys use their ferocious energy and powerhouse live shows to unite crowds in the struggle to smash racism, queerphobia, capitalism, fascism, boredom, and all things people use to try to close our minds, eyes and hearts. The ...

    Comment?

  3. Downtown to get Hampton InnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal Gazette

    A parking lot in downtown Fort Wayne is set to sprout a 125-room Hampton Inn & Suites, Mayor Tom Henry and city economic development officials announced Monday morning.

    Comment?

  4. Things to Do This Week: September 18-21Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Pordland Mercury

    ... as an opportunity to slow it down a little, and take in some of the great opportunities this calendar is offering. Downtown Boys are (counterintuitively) on Mississippi this week, Together Live makes sure some of the country's strongest female ...

    Comment?

  5. Jayne: Add to Wish List, Cart: Amazon HQ2 in VancouverRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 17 | The Columbian

    ... comes in. Because while the Couv isn't exactly Portland, it's actually better suited for Amazon's purposes. Downtown Vancouver is closer to Portland International Airport than downtown Portland is; Vancouver has more room for constructing office ...

    Comment?

  6. Design calendar: September 16-30Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | Portland Architecture

    Explore Hidden Downtown Led by author Laura Foster as part of the City of Portland's Ten Toe Express walk series is an invitation to explore the back streets and hidden pathways of Portland State University and the south end of downtown. Foster will peel back the layers and find vestiges of Portland's past hiding in plain sight.

    Comment?

  7. Weekend Event Guide: Kidical Massive, Ride the Rim, Maya Pedal, Ripplebrook, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | Bike Portland

    ... You can register for free at either the North Junction entrance or the National Park HQ. More info here . Hidden Downtown Walk with Laura Foster - 9:00 to 11:00 am at SW 18th and Salmon BikePortland contributor and guidebook author Laura Foster will ...

    Comment?

  8. 4 Ways to Save Money on Your Portland VacationRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 14 | US News & World Report

    ... vacation. Here's what they recommend. Most, if not all, of the top things to see and do in Portland are in or near downtown and easily reached by walking or taking public transit. Sure, you can get a cheaper hotel by the airport, but you'll spend ...

    Comment?

  9. Portland's Must-Have Food Cart Dishes, MappedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Eater

    By any standard, Portland is arguably the mobile food capital of the US. In honor of the city's defining food movement, this map features 20 of the best food cart dishes currently available.

    Comment?

  10. Old Town Neighbors Are Fighting a New Homeless Shelter by Citing a Decades-Old AgreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Pordland Mercury

    In other words, the meeting resembled those that have occurred in every corner of the city where a shelter is contemplated-with a key difference. Again and again, the incensed Old Town business owners brought up a "no net gain" agreement sketched out in the late '80s that they said ensured social services would not meaningfully increase in the neighborhood.

    Comment?

  11. Downtown Portland's 35 best restaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | OregonLive.com

    ... Beard Award-winning chef's latest addition to Southwest Broadway , and his first pizzeria. 410 S.E. Broadway The downtown Portland location of this Iraqi restaurant, which also has a Northeast Alberta Street location, is known for its shredded lamb ...

    Comment?

  12. This Downtown Lobby Might Be the Most Gorgeous Place to Drink Coffee in LARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Eater

    There's an amazing new place to drink coffee in Downtown Los Angeles and it's completely hidden from plain view unless one knows where to look. Tucked into the amazing and redesigned lobby of the CalEdison Building in the heart of Downtown LA's Financial District, this glorious Art Deco space now houses Nossa Familia Coffee , which hails from Portland, Oregon.

    Comment?

  13. America's Sorriest Bus Stop: Pittsburgh vs. EnglewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | StreetsBlog.org

    ... Massachusetts, in the first round . Submitter Noah Kahrs writes: You'd think that a bus stop this close to Downtown Pittsburgh and just half a mile from a light rail station and major bike path would be reasonably accessible, but Pittsburgh's ...

    Comment?

  14. 7 arrests made during Portland 'Patriot Prayer' rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... On Sunday, September 10, 2017, seven people were arrested during multiple protests and a permitted march held in Downtown Portland. The protest events and march were held in Terry Schrunk Plaza, Waterfront Park and roadways in the downtown area over ...

    Comment?

  15. Comeback Kid release 'Outsider,' made a video for 'Hell of a Scene'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Brooklynvegan

    ... October 13 San Antonio, TX @ Paper Tiger October 14 Dallas, TX @ Dirty 30 October 15 Houston, TX @ Walter's Downtown October 16 Baton Rouge, LA @ Spanish Moon October 17 Raleigh, NC @ King's Barcade October 18 Philadelphia, PA @ Black Box at ...

    Comment?

  16. 7 Great Bars in Portland - Locals' PicksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | US News & World Report

    ... and public relations for Travel Portland, the city's tourism organization. Bailey's is conveniently located in downtown Portland, close to many popular hotels. While there are other bars that feature dozens of taps of draft beer, what makes Bailey's ...

    Comment?

  17. Frugal Traveler: The Cheap Charms, Altered and Otherwise, of Portland, Ore.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | The New York Times

    ... aioli on an English muffin, and a homemade doughnut at Gluttony, a food cart in Southeast Portland. Compared to Downtown Portland on the west side, over the Willamette River, the city's east side is a bit slower, more relaxed, and with a real ...

    Comment?

  18. TRAVEL: Just your cuppa teaRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 7 | This is Wiltshire

    ... days criss-crossing the Williamette river in search of a decent cuppa. From the hipstery Eastside joints to cool Downtown eateries (on the west) and several oriental gardens, there are enough tea dispensaries in PDX (as locals call the area) to keep ...

    Comment?

  19. Hundreds Gather in Downtown Portland to Rally Against Trump's DACA DecisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | The Pordland Mercury

    Hundreds of people amassed in downtown's Terry Schrunk Plaza this evening to voice outrage and concern over Donald Trump's announcement he'll end the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA, program begun by former President Barack Obama. With Trump's decision, roughly 800,000 undocumented immigrants who'd been brought to the US as children have begun questioning the future of protections that allowed them to work legally and defer removal.

    Comment?

  20. Heat, smoke make for unhealthy air during Labor Day weekendRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 3 | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT WrtPEOPLE ARE DEALING WITH THEHEAT.MIKE: COOL WATER ALWAYS A GOODREMEDY FOR A HOT DAY, AND THAT'SEXACTLY WHAT WE HAD HERE ATDISCOVERY PARK.rtWE'RE SO CLOSE TO DOWNTOWN ANDSO MANY PEOPLE ARE SWIMMING,BOATING AND RECREATING AT SONYDIFFERENT WAYS AT THE CONFLUENCErtOF THE SACRAMENTO AND AMERICANRIVERS.FOR THIS COUPLE FROM PORTLANDTHE SACRAMENTO HEAT WAS JUST TOOMUCH FOR THEM AND THrtEIR DOG.>> WE WERE HERE FOR ABOUT 15MINUTES INTO DOG IS PAINTING ANDWE ARE GETTING HOT SO WE'RECALLING IT QUITS.MIKE: SOME CALLING ITrt QUITSBECAUSE OF THE HEAT.MORE THAN A FEW PEOPLE CONCERNEDBY THE SPARE THE AIR ALERT.rtA SMOKE ADVISORY ISSUED BECAUSEOF HEAVY FIRE ACTIVITY AROUNDTHE STATE.>> PRIMARILY YOU CAN JUST FEELIT.IT IS SUPER HrtUMID.MIKE: ON THE TENNIS COURTSTODAY, MANY GOING FULL THROTTLEWHILE OTHERSrt INCLUDING THISCOUPLE TRY NOT TO OVERDO IT BYTAKING IT EASY IN THE SHAPE.>> KIND OF HARD TO ... (more)

    Comment?

Downtown Job Listings
View or post Downtown job listings on Topix.
Downtown Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Downtown from Topix.
Downtown Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Downtown on Topix.