Health & Sustainability


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Nonprofit Discounts 20 New Homes

Brunswick Commons affordably priced and move-in ready

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Food Stamp Cuts Condemned

Trump administration rule brings new restrictions and draws criticism from hunger-fighting groups

One in Three Can’t Meet Basic Needs

Since 1990, the county’s population in poverty grew at almost twice the rate of the population as a whole.

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New Leader for Black Parent Initiative

Bahia Overton, a children’s advocate with deep experience in the field of social work and serving community-based organizations, is the ...

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I-84 Bridge to Connect Neighbors

Breaking ground on the future Blumenauer Bicycle and Pedestrian Bridge over I-84 at Northeast Seventh Avenue.

Free Flu Shots at Legacy

Everyone 6 months and older should get flu vaccine.

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Nurse to Lead Legacy Hospitals

Gretchen Nichols has been named president for the Columbia Region of Legacy Health, with responsibilities to include leadership of the ...

For Healthy Moms and Babies

New mothers are usually given advice on breastfeeding at the hospital, but some don’t follow up because of cultural differences

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Housing Wait List Opens

Wait list opens up Oct. 24-28.

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A Dream Achieved

A unique new addition is coming to Portland's much needed affordable housing stock.

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Angola Medical Clinic has Portland Roots

Portland doctor and her medical students join mission this summer to bring hope and medical care to a beloved Angola ...

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OLCC Urges Caution on Vape Pens

With a handful of recent deaths and hundreds of people becoming ill from using vape pens, Margo Amala, owner of ...

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Sturgeon Festival Showcases Nature

Celebrating Columbia River ecosystems with breathtaking birds, remarkable reptiles and spectacular sturgeon

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Renter Rights in Focus

Tenant and landlord laws have undergone some dramatic changes both in Portland and statewide.

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Resource Fair on Housing

Minority contractors in Portland are encouraging current and future homeowners alike to benefit from a free Community Resource Fair