It’s unclear why the woman tried to follow an armed robber from the Powellhurst-Gilbert establishment, but it almost cost her life …

Here’s the result when volunteers merge the Ramona Street Fair with “Lents Founder’s Day” …

Here’s what happens when a driver doesn’t heed a red traffic signal at a residential intersection …

Take a look at the 6th edition of a colorful festival by and for the outer East Portland Russian-speaking community …

Why one person was killed and another man wounded remains a mystery; but see who police are charging in this deadly incident …

Discover why a downtown church spent days fixing up one David Douglas School District elementary school’s swings and monkey bars …

See why you should gather up your bottles and cans for their ‘round-up’ on Saturday …

See how this restaurant was charred on the outside, while cooks had steaks on the grill inside …

See why officials say this new levy isn’t a “new tax” – and why it’s needed – at their only large open house in East Portland. Find out how outer East Portland parks benefit …

Learn which, and why, Wilkes, Montavilla and Mt. Tabor neighbors were honored. Also see the kick-off of the ‘National Night Out Against Crime’ season …

Discover the connection between cooking classes in Woodstock – and a ‘pay what you will’ food cart that’s been popping up at outer East Portland locations …

Find out when you can stock up of fresh fruits, vegetables, baked goods and treats every Wednesday …

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