Activists plan Saturday bike ride to build understanding
Gentrification is the major talking point of the city today, but for many neighborhoods it has been a reality for far too long.
It will be the first time in 20 years the show has been produced theatrically with a professional cast in Portland.
Michael Strickland has been banned from two local institutions.
District put off health and safety issues
Portland Public School Superintendent Carole Smith on Monday said she will step down now rather than wait a year to retire.
Program breaks barriers to a college education
New funds will help PCC provide nearly 3,000 students with critical services and support.
The Senate last week confirmed the longtime head of Baltimore's library system to be the next Librarian of Congress.
Equity push brings White House honor
The White House honored Portlander Desiree Williams-Rajee Friday along with nine others from around the country as “Champions of Change for Climate Equity.”
Almost 6 million U.S. citizens are effectively locked out of the democratic process.
Thousands of Marylanders will regain the right to cast their ballots this election year, thanks to the state’s lawmakers.
New requirements fail kids of color, advocates say
An attempt to increase the quality of preschool instructors in the process risks isolating kids of color.
Pre-school promise risks isolating kids of color
Hope lies in the seeds of early-childhood and K-5 interventions.
Oregon Humanities hosts conversation at Alberta Rose
A conversation about the Great Migration of black families who fled the south, the civil rights movement, and the reverberations of these historic events in Oregon and the United States.
REACH celebrates reopening
On July 15, REACH Community Development will celebrate the grand re-opening of the Bronaugh Apartments, a three story, 50-unit historic apartment building located in downtown Portland.
Command shuffle leaves out African- Americans
We need leadership in the police bureau, in city government and in the community.
1,000 rental bikes to dot inner city
The system was designed for quick trips with convenience in mind, as well as a fun and affordable way to get around.
Community and police respond to shootings
A sweeping march in downtown Portland happened before the Dallas violence on Thursday in the wake of the officer-involved shootings.
Obama pays tribute to officers; calls for racial healing
Obama insisted the nation is not as divided as it seems and called on Americans to find common ground in support of racial equity and justice.
Outreach expands business relationships
“Our goal is to create the appropriate business relationships to support and reflect the communities we serve”
Champs to represent Oregon in Arizona
Congratulations to the Beaumont Junior Girls Softball Team from northeast Portland who has won a state champion for a second year in a row!
Alberta Moody of Portland died June 28, 2016.