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Measure 11 Prosecution Changes

Changes come for certain Ballot Measure 11 charges in the second degree.

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Justice Progress and Struggles

“Roots, Resistance, Revolution” is the theme for the June 22 celebration as a response to the growing issue of housing displacement in Portland.

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Blood Drive Needs You

Diversity of donors saves lives

Just in time for Juneteenth, the 11th Annual Dr. Charles Drew Community Blood Drive returns.

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Youth Symphony Enlists Memory

Esteemed musician and educator will direct jazz band

Dr. Thara Memory has been enlisted to direct the jazz band for advanced students at the Metropolitan Youth Symphony.

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Juneteenth Weekend Celebrations

The “Clara Peoples Freedom Trail Parade” will begin Saturday, June 18 at 10:45 a.m. at Bethel AME Church.

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Connecting to our Waterways

Environmental educators lead big canoe trips

Paddlers can enjoy observing birds and wildlife from a one-of-a-kind on-water perspective.

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Companies Need to Stop Bankrolling Hate

Trump led GOP a deal breaker

What happens when the convention nominates a presidential candidate who’s an out-and-out racist?

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Champion Boxer, Activist and World Icon

Muhammad Ali was my idol

How would you approach the colossal task of describing a man who once boasted that he, “wrestled with alligators, tussled with a whale, done handcuffed lightning and throw thunder in jail?

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Blast Off to Space Exploration

New exhibit opens Saturday at OMSI

The new exhibit at OMSI takes guests on a trip through space.

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Movies, Concerts and More

A summer free for all at Portland Parks

A broad portfolio of culturally diverse music, movies and recreation programs will once again grace Portland’s parks this summer.

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Ali! Ali! The Greatest Laid to Rest

Honored as fearless man of principle

The Greatest was laid to rest in his hometown Friday after an all-day send-off.

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Horror, Anger and Healing

Pride week dampened by gay club massacre

Portland’s Pride celebration is kicking off this week from a place of condolence and concern of safety after Orlando's events.

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President Obama Endorses Hillary Clinton

President Barack Obama formally endorsed Hillary Clinton’s bid for the White House

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Driving to Make a Difference

Ride Connection provides public transit services that help pickup senior citizens and take them to doctor’s appointments, shopping trips and community events.

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Motown the Musical

Classic hits ground stellar production

Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat.

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Ready for Summer

Opening day for the city’s outdoor pools is Tuesday, June 14.

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Jury of One’s Peers? A Definite NO

Prosecutors unfairly seek white juries

Prosecutors are likely to exclude minorities from juries knowing that their personal experience may have caused them to distrust law enforcement.

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Portland Rapper’s Edgy Video

Swiggle Mandela has just released a controversial new hip hop music video with a positive message.

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Muhammad Ali, 1942 - 2016

World to Gather for Final Farewell

With a wit as sharp as the punches, Muhammad Ali dominated sports for two decades. He passed Friday, June 3.

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Alarm Grows Over Toxins

Public health responds to widening threat

Multnomah County Health Department officials are responding to the growing public concerns.

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