Friday, September 29
Free ‘Fan Fest’ to kick off new season
The free event will feature first-come, first-served general admission seating
Tuesday, September 26
Mediation ends investigation of Roy Jay and nonprofits
No admission of wrongdoing or fault was made in settlement reached
District wants Humboldt for another program
KairoxPDX faces displacement from location serving students of color
Health fair and screening van coming to Maranatha
Community hosts free heath fair with onsite mammograms
History center hosts show and conversation
Mixing archival photographs and historical records with personal testimonies of former residents
A cornerstone work of independent cinema
Hip hop icon Cool Nutz celebrates with an album release party
Wednesday, September 20
Lillard on young people making good choices
“RESPECT” program encourages Portland students to adopt core values through respectful behavior
Artists Rep presents shocking comedy ‘An Octoroon’
“An Octoroon,” now playing through Oct. 1 on the theater’s Alder Stage, downtown, confronts our country’s undeniable racist heritage through unconventional means.
Oregon Lottery shares ideas on staying ‘relevant’
The lottery industry on innovations to keep up and maintain a growing interest in their games
Tuesday, September 19
Still time to sign up and honor Martin Luther King
There’s still time to sign up for the MLK Dream Run coming to northeast Portland on Sunday, Sept. 24.
Field widens after Saltzman decides not to seek re-election
Multnomah County Commissioner Loretta Smith has thrown her name into a May election for Portland City Council seeking a position that will become vacant when Dan Saltzman steps down at the end of his term next year.
Mayor, protestors, oppose Trump official's plea
Portland pushed back against Jeff Sessions who visited Portland Monday to meet with law enforcement officials to ask them to cooperate with the Trump Administration to enforce their immigration policies.
Investigation to follow ouster of black director
Multnomah County Chair Deborah Kafoury says she will address charges of racism and unfair employment practices following a report last week that former Multnomah County Health Department employee Tricia Tillman, the county’s first non-white public health director, was dismissed unfairly.
Edward ‘Tuna’ Brown
Edward “Tuna” Brown will be truly missed
Thursday, September 14
Supporting breast cancer awareness and prevention
It’s time to bring the battle against cancer to the streets.
Tuesday, September 12
Celebrating twin birthdays, friendship with B.B. King
The Norman Sylvester Band featuring his amazing daughter Lenanne Miller and the smooth sounds of Renato Caranto will celebrate the Portland bluesman’s shared birthday with the late King of the Blues B.B. King on Saturday, Sept. 16 at the Adrianna Hill Grand Ballroom in the Pythian Building, 918 S.W. Yamhill.
PCC support puts school back in action
School for underserved and disenfranchised youth has found a second home with Portland Community College’s Cascade Campus in north Portland.
November bond would increase lifespan of campus facilities
Measure on the ballot includes funding for safety and security upgrades throughout the college district.
Plays worth the journey to Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Several shows are still playing at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival that offer opportunities to experience theater in fresh ways.
Celebrate cultures from around the world
Beaverton is hosting a week of family-friendly entertainment and special events to showcase the importance of being welcoming.
Wednesday, September 6
Trump ends program to furious opposition
Critics assail Trump Administration for ending program that has deferred deportations for more than 780,000 people who came to the U.S. illegally as children.
An educator and mentor known for her compassionate care
Albina Head Start and Early Head Start has named one of it buildings in honor of the late Gladys Waters
Highland church to host awards and concert
Four new Gospel Greats of the Pacific Northwest will be named during a Gospel Greats of the Pacific Northwest Awards and Concert celebration coming to northeast Portland’s Highland Christian Center, a historically black and multicultural congregation.
Concerts to feature Muslim singer-songwriter and world ambassador
Dawud Wharnsby comes to Portland for two spiritually uplifting Nasheed concerts sponsored by the Muslim Educational Trust.
Transcending assumptions of what it means to be gendered
“Bight of the Twin,” a visual and musical documentary, tells the story of musician and artist Genesis Breyer P-Orridge and filmmaker Hazel Hill McCarthy III’s journey to the west African nation of Benin to explore the origins of Voodoo.
Bobby Ray Harris
Bobby Ray Harris, affectionately known as “Brother Bob” transitioned from his earthly home to his eternal home on Aug. 25, 2017 surrounded by loving wife and daughter.
Cecelia Helen Kelly
Cecelia Helen Kelly was born Aug. 21, 1964 and died Aug. 30, 2017.