Here’s why a grown man is in jail: Stealing a ‘hover board’ from a kid in the Lents neighborhood …

It was held after the 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade; see all the fun folks had at a traditional springtime festival in Lents …

Here’s why many parents and kids were riding their bikes and walking to this Lents neighborhood elementary school, not long ago …

It wasn’t quite the same as their annual Epiphany concert, but several choirs did come to this fundraiser held in Mill Park …

So far, there have been two arrests related to this case – but oddly, one of the arrested had also been one of the shooting victims …

Read about, and see lots of photos of, the fun-filled 2016 edition of the 82nd Avenue of Roses Parade

The camp set up in the Lents neighborhood next to I-205 wasn’t intended to be permanent, organizers say, but as a way to keep homeless women from being beat up and raped. See what action the City took to close the encampment …

Discover what this group, dedicated to preserving and growing the Multnomah County Fair, is doing to get ready for the annual end-of-May event …

Read this, and see how a Portland Police officer sees the changes, including a growing homeless community, that are affecting Parkrose. And you’ll be amazed at how many scholarships were funded during the Parkrose Business Association meeting …

Find out how well the annual Leach Botanical Garden Plant Sale did — because of the premature summerlike weather. And, find out about their Children’s Fair, coming up this weekend …

Take a look, and learn more about this outer East Portland ‘incubator business’ the event supports at this Centennial neighborhood public space …

A fight, inside an outer East Portland apartment building, almost turned deadly. Here’s what officials are saying …

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