Following the advice of his brother, Keenen, to not sit around and wait for Hollywood, Marlon Wayans has firmly established his own identity as an actor, writer, producer, director and stand-up comedian.
“Dear White People, the minimum requirement of black friends to not seem racist has just been raised to two.
Portland Community College is reporting about a big hand shake one of its alums got at the White House.
Emmanuel Hospital hosts this years African American Homeownership Fair
Portland's African American Alliance for Homeownership is hosting a free-to-the-public resource event to help members of the community own their own housing and offer support to residents facing foreclosure.
The African American Health Coalition brings free services to Portlanders this Saturday
Learn how you can get free immunizations, hearing and vision clinic aid, and more courtesy of the African American Health Coalition
Group Celebrates 25 Years with Special Offer
Find out how Friends of the Trees is bringing a new canopy line to the Portland area
The Great Pumpkin celebration returns to the Portland State University Portland Farmer's Market on Saturday, Oct. 25th and makes its debut at the King Market in northeast Portland on Sunday, Oct. 26.
Community invited to join ‘Our Response’
Members of the African American community and others are invited to attend a spiritual response to issues impacting our community and the nation on Monday, Oct. 27 at Maranatha Church, 4222 N.E. 12th Ave.
Long-awaited comedy on being black face in a white place
The Black indie comedy of the year is coming to Portland this Friday - will you be there?
In Oregon, flu considered more of a risk
"What we've learned," says Dr. Paul Lewis, the Tri-County Health Officer for the Portland area, "is that we're probably more likely to deal with suspected cases than real cases."
Students and other activists raise concerns as decision nears
A deputized police force for Portland’s major university is a proposal that’s drawing fierce opposition from some PSU’s student groups, professors and civil rights activists.
Portland director brings comedy on West African experience
A play with lots of laughs and drama that follows an African family over three distinct stages of their development, through changing times and circumstances
Funeral services for Lucille Johnson were held last Friday at Life Change Christian Center. She was born April 29, 1920 and died Sept. 27, 2014.
Michael Paul Massad is remembered by friends and loved ones alike.
Killed when hit by Max train
Tragedy befalls a Portland family when a Max train hits and kills local grandfather, Joe Hill.
PCC celebrates new full service campus in southeast
Portland Community College is opening up a fourth comprehensive campus, and Portlanders are invited to check out the new digs this Saturday!
Will Oregon go the way of Washington and Colorado this election?
Ballots went out today and Oregonians will be forced to decide the fate of marijuana laws in their state. Find out what effects Measure 91 could have on everything from who gets arrested to who gets taxed for what. And don't forget to vote!