The economy takes its toll on even long-running events like this one – hurting a college scholarship fund. But, find out what the PTSA plans this Spring – which may help send deserving DDHS grads to college … Read the rest of this entry »

Riding bikes ranging from ‘Hogs’ to motor scooters, these mostly leather-clad bikers again showed their hearts of gold, helping disabled children with much more than just the teddy bears they bring … Read the rest of this entry »

Neighbors say fire trucks rolled up before they even could hang up with 9-1-1 Center! See what we found out about this fire, and how much damage it caused … Read the rest of this entry »

See how Oregon Department of Human Service workers help foster children got a slice of normalcy in their topsy-turvy lives at this special event. You may be surprised what this party for 500 actually cost taxpayers … Read the rest of this entry »

Is the proposed unprecedented increase in taxes a case of ‘greed vs. need’ as its advocates contend? Or, are the measures a retroactive ‘job killer’, put into place during one of Oregon’s worst recessions, as its opponents assert? We bring this spirited debate to you, in printRead the rest of this entry »

See why, every year, we enjoy visiting this special place in outer East Portland – when it’s turned into a Holiday decorating wonderland … Read the rest of this entry »

If you didn’t get to one of the initial Portland Plan workshops, find out what you missed. And, learn how you can still get in two-cents by participating online Read the rest of this entry »

How does playing an archaic game help feuding kids get along better? Here’s what happened when Rochambeau was reintroduced at Sacramento Elementary School … Read the rest of this entry »

How did this outer East Portland market fare this year? We’ll dig to the root of the truth for you, in this fascinating article … Read the rest of this entry »

SUSPECT CAPTURED! See the update! Why has Crime Stoppers authorized a reward for the murder on Saturday night at Poppa Son’s Bar? A witness says a jilted lover’s jealous rage lead to the stabbing death at this Powellhurst-Gilbert establishment. Read the rest of this entry »

The good news: no one died in these fires. Learn what caused these conflagrations, so you don’t make the same mistakes … Read the rest of this entry »

Discover the simple steps that cops and volunteers are telling shoppers both to protect their newly-purchased gifts – and their vehicles. It’s good advice, year around … Read the rest of this entry »

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