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Bikerumor
1 day ago
Bicycling

MADE 2024 Handmade Bike Show Is Back in Portland and Tickets are on Sale Now!

MADE is a leading event showcasing handmade bicycles, with MADE 2024 scheduled in Portland, featuring global builders and brand partnerships. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
5 months ago
Music

Hear in Portland: Kingsley Headlines the Blacker the Berry, Mal London Highlights a Celebrity Hairstylist, and About the New Decemberists Track

The article highlights a Black History Month event featuring local artists in Portland.
It mentions a new release from a Portland artist named Mal London. [ more ]
Bikerumor
1 day ago
Bicycling

MADE 2024 Handmade Bike Show Is Back in Portland and Tickets are on Sale Now!

MADE is a leading event showcasing handmade bicycles, with MADE 2024 scheduled in Portland, featuring global builders and brand partnerships. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
5 months ago
Music

Hear in Portland: Kingsley Headlines the Blacker the Berry, Mal London Highlights a Celebrity Hairstylist, and About the New Decemberists Track

The article highlights a Black History Month event featuring local artists in Portland.
It mentions a new release from a Portland artist named Mal London. [ more ]
moreevent
PortlandTribune.com
1 week ago
Medicine

Wildfire smoke to blow into Portland Tuesday, poor air quality expected

Wildfire smoke from southerly winds will impact Portland, causing hazy skies and reduced air quality, though less severe than in 2020. [ more ]
#community-event
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Bicycling

Pride ride? That's how Portland rolls

Celebration of diversity and inclusion through a family-friendly bike parade in downtown Portland. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 months ago
Chicago

82nd Avenue of Roses Parade takes place Saturday, April 27

The 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade is a key community event showcasing diversity in Portland neighborhoods. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Bicycling

Pride ride? That's how Portland rolls

Celebration of diversity and inclusion through a family-friendly bike parade in downtown Portland. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 months ago
Chicago

82nd Avenue of Roses Parade takes place Saturday, April 27

The 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade is a key community event showcasing diversity in Portland neighborhoods. [ more ]
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PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Portland

How the outcome of county DA election might influence campaigns for Portland mayor

Commissioner Rubio expressed concern at District Attorney Schmidt's election loss. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
2 months ago
New York City

Voters Oust Progressive Prosecutor in Portland

Progressive prosecutor Mike Schmidt lost seat to co-worker advocating for more aggressive prosecution amid rising crime and homelessness in Portland. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 months ago
Online Community Development

OPINION: Community leaders endorse Mike Schmidt for Multnomah County DA

Supporting Mike Schmidt as Multnomah County District Attorney is crucial for addressing challenges in Portland. [ more ]
#sustainability
Entrepreneur
2 months ago
Chelsea

How This Innovative Bookstore Became a Literary Landmark | Entrepreneur

Powell's City of Books in Portland, Oregon is a cultural cornerstone that combines new, used, and out-of-print books, fostering a sense of community and sustainability. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
2 months ago
Cars

STREET VIEW: Paying for the Pavement

Portland's 10-cent gas tax, crucial for transportation funding, faces anxiety in renewal despite broad endorsements. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
3 weeks ago
Bicycling

STREET VIEW: Let Portland's E-Bike Revolution Begin

E-bikes are transforming transportation, making cycling accessible to all. [ more ]
Entrepreneur
2 months ago
Chelsea

How This Innovative Bookstore Became a Literary Landmark | Entrepreneur

Powell's City of Books in Portland, Oregon is a cultural cornerstone that combines new, used, and out-of-print books, fostering a sense of community and sustainability. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
2 months ago
Cars

STREET VIEW: Paying for the Pavement

Portland's 10-cent gas tax, crucial for transportation funding, faces anxiety in renewal despite broad endorsements. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
3 weeks ago
Bicycling

STREET VIEW: Let Portland's E-Bike Revolution Begin

E-bikes are transforming transportation, making cycling accessible to all. [ more ]
moresustainability
#live-music
Eater Portland
2 months ago
Coffee

This New Colombian Coffee Shop Will Transition Into a Vibey House Music Bar by Night

Portland's combination cafe-bars faced challenges due to staffing issues and changes in the social landscape, leading to many coffee shops closing before bars open in the evening.
Matta Cafe and Secret Grove in Northwest Flanders aim to revive Portland's social spirit by offering a unique blend of Colombian coffee, cocktails, live music, and food. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
1 week ago
Music

Hear in Portland: Oregon Wildfires Inspired Rasheed Jamal's "Brimstone," New Digs for A Beat Happening, and Blossom and Night Heron Split the Bill at Hey, Love

Local artists Night Heron and Blossom featured in a upcoming live music event in Portland, offering a blend of neo-soul, synth-pop, reggae, and rock-influenced sounds. [ more ]
Eater Portland
2 months ago
Coffee

This New Colombian Coffee Shop Will Transition Into a Vibey House Music Bar by Night

Portland's combination cafe-bars faced challenges due to staffing issues and changes in the social landscape, leading to many coffee shops closing before bars open in the evening.
Matta Cafe and Secret Grove in Northwest Flanders aim to revive Portland's social spirit by offering a unique blend of Colombian coffee, cocktails, live music, and food. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
1 week ago
Music

Hear in Portland: Oregon Wildfires Inspired Rasheed Jamal's "Brimstone," New Digs for A Beat Happening, and Blossom and Night Heron Split the Bill at Hey, Love

Local artists Night Heron and Blossom featured in a upcoming live music event in Portland, offering a blend of neo-soul, synth-pop, reggae, and rock-influenced sounds. [ more ]
morelive-music
Eater Portland
2 months ago
Chicago

The Man Behind Jerry's Pizza, the Popular Tavern-Style Pizza Pop-Up, Has Opened a Bar

Jerry's Tavern in Northwest Portland, by pizzaiolo Jerry Benedetto, holding off on adding Chicago-style thin crust pizza to menu until pizza oven is repaired. [ more ]
Eater Portland
2 months ago
LA food

A Guide to Oaxacan Dining in Portland

Oaxaca's cuisine is celebrated internationally, with complex moles and indigenous ingredients, making it the culinary heart of Mexico. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
2 months ago
Music

Hear in Portland: The Debut Single From J Prodigy Does Not Miss, Nasalrod Vinyl Release at Polaris Hall

J Prodigy and Blossom are two talented artists from Portland releasing new music, showcasing their versatility in different music genres. [ more ]
#music
Consequence
3 months ago
Music

Menomena return with surprise three-song EP The Insulation

Menomena releases surprise EP after a decade with rotating vocalists. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
5 months ago
Music

Hear in Portland: Sleater-Kinney's Scorching "Little Rope," WRK! Supergroup Debut, and Wynne's "Wife" Teases

The formation of a new music group called WRK! featuring Amenta Abioto, Brown Alice, and Jacque Hammond
The release of the music video for 'Wife' by Wynne featuring Chris Patrick [ more ]
Consequence
3 months ago
Music

Menomena return with surprise three-song EP The Insulation

Menomena releases surprise EP after a decade with rotating vocalists. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
5 months ago
Music

Hear in Portland: Sleater-Kinney's Scorching "Little Rope," WRK! Supergroup Debut, and Wynne's "Wife" Teases

The formation of a new music group called WRK! featuring Amenta Abioto, Brown Alice, and Jacque Hammond
The release of the music video for 'Wife' by Wynne featuring Chris Patrick [ more ]
moremusic
Nomadic Matt's Travel Site
3 months ago
Marketing

TravelCon is Back! Come Join Us!

TravelCon is a three-day event in Portland aimed at travel media professionals.
Sessions at TravelCon focus on helping creators go pro and scale their online business. [ more ]
Eater Portland
3 months ago
Chicago

Here Are Oregon's 2024 James Beard Award Finalists

Portland dominates James Beard Foundation nominations
James Beard Foundation implements changes after audit [ more ]
#homelessness
PortlandTribune.com
3 months ago
Mission District

Union Gospel Mission to serve 900 meals through Easter Sunday

Union Gospel Mission in Portland to serve 900+ meals leading up to Easter.
Annual Easter Day brunch to be held on March 31. [ more ]
Truthout
4 months ago
Social justice

Outrage Erupts in Oregon as Democrats Move to Recriminalize Drugs

Right-wing media spread misinformation about Portland's homelessness issue.
Portland faces challenges with homelessness, housing costs, addiction, and mental health. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 weeks ago
SF politics

Metro COO recommends changes to homeless services tax program

Metro Council considering proposal to expand Supportive Housing Services funding. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
3 months ago
Mission District

Union Gospel Mission to serve 900 meals through Easter Sunday

Union Gospel Mission in Portland to serve 900+ meals leading up to Easter.
Annual Easter Day brunch to be held on March 31. [ more ]
Truthout
4 months ago
Social justice

Outrage Erupts in Oregon as Democrats Move to Recriminalize Drugs

Right-wing media spread misinformation about Portland's homelessness issue.
Portland faces challenges with homelessness, housing costs, addiction, and mental health. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 weeks ago
SF politics

Metro COO recommends changes to homeless services tax program

Metro Council considering proposal to expand Supportive Housing Services funding. [ more ]
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SFGATE
4 months ago
SF real estate

Offers Pour In Before Buyer Bags Woodsy Midcentury Retreat in Portland, OR

Midcentury modern home in Portland sold in 2 weeks for $850,000.
Residents attracted to the home's Northern California ranch vibe and Pacific Northwest style. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
4 months ago
Black Lives Matter

Massive stainless-steel security doors being installed at Portland U.S. Courthouse

Stainless-steel wall to protect Mark O. Hatfield U.S. Courthouse
Completion of seven large, hinged barricades for security at entrance [ more ]
Portland Mercury
4 months ago
Design

Father Fannie Fills His ILY2 Too Mall Funhouse With Sparkles, Workshops, and Black Joy

Lloyd Center Mall in Portland is transforming into a hub for local arts and culture
ILY2's ILY2 Too gallery within the mall features rotating exhibitions by diverse artists [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
4 months ago
East Bay real estate

Officials celebrate grand opening of Northwest Portland affordable housing complex

Affordable housing complex in NW Portland with 146 units for vulnerable populations.
Project primarily serves seniors, communities of color, and people with disabilities. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
4 months ago
Relationships

The Mercury 2024 Sex Survey Results!

The Mercury's annual sex survey in Portland had 1,477 participants, revealing diverse sexual orientations and political affiliations.
Majority of survey respondents in Portland are straight, with a growing number of bisexual, queer, and non-binary individuals participating. [ more ]
Eater Portland
5 months ago
Beer

Lazy Days Brewing Takes Over the Former Ex Novo Locations in Portland and Beaverton

Lazy Days Brewing has taken over the North Portland and Beaverton Ex Novo locations and is brewing Ex Novo beers.
Pasture, a deli and butcher shop, now serves breakfast and plans to expand its hours and food program. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
5 months ago
Education

Portland parks and rec recruits high school freshmen for caddie program

The EAGLE program in Portland is accepting applications for ninth-grade students.
The program is designed for students who identify as Black, Indigenous, a person of color, female, non-binary, an immigrant, or a refugee. [ more ]
#oregon
Portland Monthly
5 months ago
Design

Which Plant Milk Do Portlanders Love Most?

The market for plant-based milk is projected to grow from $2.3 billion to $7.3 billion over the next decade.
Oregon, particularly Portland, is a hub for the plant-based milk industry.
Soy milk is the most popular plant-based milk globally, followed by almond milk and coconut milk. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
4 weeks ago
NYC LGBT

Just in time for Pride month, two LGBTQ+ landmarks in Portland enter National Register of Historic Places

The National Park Service added two LGBTQ+ sites to the National Register in Oregon, marking significant progress in LGBTQ+ historical recognition. [ more ]
Portland Monthly
5 months ago
Design

Which Plant Milk Do Portlanders Love Most?

The market for plant-based milk is projected to grow from $2.3 billion to $7.3 billion over the next decade.
Oregon, particularly Portland, is a hub for the plant-based milk industry.
Soy milk is the most popular plant-based milk globally, followed by almond milk and coconut milk. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
4 weeks ago
NYC LGBT

Just in time for Pride month, two LGBTQ+ landmarks in Portland enter National Register of Historic Places

The National Park Service added two LGBTQ+ sites to the National Register in Oregon, marking significant progress in LGBTQ+ historical recognition. [ more ]
moreoregon
Portland Mercury
6 months ago
NYC politics

Here's Who's Running for Portland City Council in 2024

Portland will have a new 12-person City Council elected by ranked choice voting system in November 2024.
The next mayor will have limited voting power, but maintain administrative authority over some aspects of City Hall. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
6 months ago
Medicine

Portland Takes Rehab on the Road

Portland firefighters will start administering opioid withdrawal medication as part of a new pilot program called MOUD.
The program aims to address the overwhelming number of drug overdose cases and streamline emergency medical response. [ more ]
www.npr.org
6 months ago
US news

Power line falls on car during Oregon ice storm, killing 3, authorities say

A power line fell on a parked car in northeast Portland, Oregon, killing three people and injuring a baby during an ice storm.
The victims were electrocuted after they got out of the vehicle.
The region was under warnings for as much as 1 inch of ice, promising more damage after a deadly storm. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
6 months ago
Music

Bory's Debut Is Part Elliott Smith's "Figure 8," Part Elephant 6, and All Portland Wunderkind

Bory-AKA, the music moniker of singer-songwriter Brenden Ramirez, has released his debut album called Who's A Good Boy.
The album was produced by musician and producer Mo Troper, who described the album as having influences from Elliott Smith's Figure 8 and the Elephant 6 collective. [ more ]
EverOut Portland
6 months ago
NYC food

Our Favorite Vegan Restaurants in Portland for 2024 - EverOut Portland

Portland is one of the most vegan-friendly cities in the world.
There are a variety of delicious vegan restaurants to try in Portland. [ more ]
Portland Monthly
6 months ago
Books

Portland Gets Its First Romance Bookstore, Finally

Romance book sales are booming, with a 52% increase in 2022 and romance books accounting for a fifth of all fiction sales.
Katherine Morgan, owner of Grand Gesture Books, plans to open Portland's first romance bookstore before Bookstore Romance Day in August. [ more ]
Mission Local
6 months ago
Mission District

Five and Diamond, the 17-year-old boutique, to close this month

Five and Diamond, an alternative fashion boutique in San Francisco, is closing after 17 years and moving to Portland.
The store's sales for the fourth quarter were down over 60 percent from the previous year, prompting the decision to close. [ more ]
#Portland
Eater Portland
8 months ago
Design

The Team Behind Portland's Under-the-Radar Wine Bar Company Just Opened a Casual Kerns Cocktail Lounge

Company, a bar in Portland, became a popular hangout spot among the creative community.
Old Friend, a design and branding studio, opened Company as a casual project.
Old Friend opened a new bar called Collector in a different location in Portland. [ more ]
EverOut Portland
8 months ago
Wine

Where to Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2023 in Portland - EverOut Portland

Beaujolais Nouveau Day, when France's most famous vin de primeur is released, is celebrated on the third Thursday of November.
Portland has several events that celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day by pouring their own Beaujolais Nouveau offerings and other similar wines. [ more ]
Eater Portland
8 months ago
Chicago

Where to Pre-Order Thanksgiving Dessert Right Now

Bakeries in Portland are offering a variety of Thanksgiving desserts, including pies and other treats.
Pre-orders for these desserts have approaching deadlines and may sell out.
There is a map available for ordering full Thanksgiving meals or finding dine-in options on Thanksgiving Day in Portland. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
8 months ago
Coffee

The Coziest Cafe Beverages to Warm Up With This Holiday Season

Portland offers a variety of cozy and delicious coffee drinks for the winter season.
Local cafes and coffee shops in Portland have unique and innovative drink offerings. [ more ]
Eater Portland
8 months ago
Design

The Team Behind Portland's Under-the-Radar Wine Bar Company Just Opened a Casual Kerns Cocktail Lounge

Company, a bar in Portland, became a popular hangout spot among the creative community.
Old Friend, a design and branding studio, opened Company as a casual project.
Old Friend opened a new bar called Collector in a different location in Portland. [ more ]
EverOut Portland
8 months ago
Wine

Where to Celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day 2023 in Portland - EverOut Portland

Beaujolais Nouveau Day, when France's most famous vin de primeur is released, is celebrated on the third Thursday of November.
Portland has several events that celebrate Beaujolais Nouveau Day by pouring their own Beaujolais Nouveau offerings and other similar wines. [ more ]
Eater Portland
8 months ago
Chicago

Where to Pre-Order Thanksgiving Dessert Right Now

Bakeries in Portland are offering a variety of Thanksgiving desserts, including pies and other treats.
Pre-orders for these desserts have approaching deadlines and may sell out.
There is a map available for ordering full Thanksgiving meals or finding dine-in options on Thanksgiving Day in Portland. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
8 months ago
Coffee

The Coziest Cafe Beverages to Warm Up With This Holiday Season

Portland offers a variety of cozy and delicious coffee drinks for the winter season.
Local cafes and coffee shops in Portland have unique and innovative drink offerings. [ more ]
morePortland
Eater Portland
1 month ago
Food & drink

Libre Pastry Chef Gabriella Martinez's Favorite Restaurants in Portland

Libre, a cocktail and dessert bar in Portland, has gained popularity over time, offering unique desserts and cocktails curated by pastry chef Gabriella Martinez. [ more ]
#naomi-pomeroy
Portland Mercury
1 week ago
Left-wing politics

Good Morning, News: Red Flag Warning, Measles in MultCo, and Pangea-Era Dino Bones Found

Local journalism and arts coverage in Portland relies on reader contributions for sustainability. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 week ago
DevOps

Award-winning Portland chef Naomi Pomeroy drowns in Willamette River

Naomi Pomeroy, a renowned chef, tragically died in a Willamette River accident. [ more ]
Eater Portland
1 week ago
DevOps

Beloved Portland Chef Naomi Pomeroy Has Died at Age 49

Death of James Beard award-winning chef Naomi Pomeroy at 49. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
1 week ago
Left-wing politics

Good Morning, News: Red Flag Warning, Measles in MultCo, and Pangea-Era Dino Bones Found

Local journalism and arts coverage in Portland relies on reader contributions for sustainability. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 week ago
DevOps

Award-winning Portland chef Naomi Pomeroy drowns in Willamette River

Naomi Pomeroy, a renowned chef, tragically died in a Willamette River accident. [ more ]
Eater Portland
1 week ago
DevOps

Beloved Portland Chef Naomi Pomeroy Has Died at Age 49

Death of James Beard award-winning chef Naomi Pomeroy at 49. [ more ]
morenaomi-pomeroy
PortlandTribune.com
1 week ago
Wearables

Possible thunderstorms put Portland area on the lookout for fire

Fire weather watch issued for Portland area due to thunderstorm threat. [ more ]
#mayoral-race
PortlandTribune.com
2 weeks ago
SF politics

Regional DAs support Gonzalez for Portland mayor

Portland City Commissioner Rene Gonzalez endorsed by district attorneys for mayor. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
4 weeks ago
SF politics

Candidate for Mayor Carmen Rubio Snaps Up Endorsement From Gov. Tina Kotek

Gov. Tina Kotek endorses Carmen Rubio for Portland mayor, praising her track record of results and focus on key city issues.
Carmen Rubio's long-standing relationships and experience in Portland City Hall and the nonprofit sector have garnered significant endorsements for her mayoral campaign. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
2 weeks ago
SF politics

Regional DAs support Gonzalez for Portland mayor

Portland City Commissioner Rene Gonzalez endorsed by district attorneys for mayor. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
4 weeks ago
SF politics

Candidate for Mayor Carmen Rubio Snaps Up Endorsement From Gov. Tina Kotek

Gov. Tina Kotek endorses Carmen Rubio for Portland mayor, praising her track record of results and focus on key city issues.
Carmen Rubio's long-standing relationships and experience in Portland City Hall and the nonprofit sector have garnered significant endorsements for her mayoral campaign. [ more ]
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PortlandTribune.com
3 weeks ago
California

Waterfront Blues Festival prepares for heat wave with 'Chill Center' and more

Portlanders will be drawn outside for Independence Day celebrations and the Waterfront Blues Festival despite the extreme heat wave. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
3 weeks ago
SF politics

Meet Your Portland 2024 Mayoral Candidates

Portland's revised city charter shifts the mayor to an administrative role, with the council elected by district, affecting governance dynamics significantly. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
3 weeks ago
Education

Former Ida B. Wells students identified in deadly crash involving stolen vehicle

Former Portland high school students died in a car crash after the stolen car accident. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
NYC politics

4 takeaways: Portland Mayor Wheeler takes bureaus away from city council - What's it mean?

Portland Mayor Wheeler to control all city bureaus before charter reform. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 month ago
New York City

Neil Goldschmidt, Portland Mayor Tarnished by Scandal, Dies at 83

Neil Goldschmidt, a transformative figure in Oregon politics, dies at 83. His vision reshaped Portland and urban renewal strategies influenced officials nationwide. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
1 month ago
NYC LGBT

Tracing the History of Queer Spaces in Portland

The Silverado is a historic and iconic gay bar in Portland with a long-standing presence and a vibrant past. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Portland

Portlanders can apply for free AC unit

Portland offers free air conditioners to vulnerable residents through the Cooling Portland program. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Medicine

$20K reward offered in 2017 homicide

Families seek answers regarding the death of Brian Elton Spaulding. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
1 month ago
Online Community Development

Portlander offering free air conditioners as temperatures increase

Community members can apply for free cooling units through the Cooling Portland program. [ more ]
Portland Mercury
1 month ago
Bicycling

STREET VIEW: Biketown for Who?

The cuts to Biketown for All in Portland have stirred concerns among advocates about potential negative impacts on low-income users. [ more ]
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