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Beauty Explored in ‘African Mean Girls Play’

The breakout hit comedy ‘School Girls’ or ‘The African Mean Girls Play” explores the challenges facing teenage girls.

‘Squad’ Progressive to Talk Housing

Rep. Earl Blumenauer, Portland’s representative in Congress, is bringing Tlaib to Jefferson High School in north Portland.

Back to the Drawing Board

The ODOT Commission will meet this Thursday in Lake Oswego to conside a presentation from ODOT experts on the Interstate ...

Putting Kids and Families First

Overton is close to completing her doctorate in social work, focusing on black girls in foster care.

Free Copies for Everybody Reads

Multnomah County Library invites the community to participate in Everybody Reads 2020, featuring Tommy Orange’s debut novel about the urban ...

A Campaign for Future Black Leaders

On Martin Luther King Day, 2.5 percent of all Natural Grocers sales across the country will be donated to Jack ...

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King Defined by Rousing Speeches, Letters

The words of America’s foremost civil rights leader stirred great emotions across the country and the world at the time, ...

Performing for King’s Birthday

Growing up, Brown said she had “a keen awareness” of Martin Luther King Jr. through her grandfather’s church.

Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

The day’s events will all focus on Dr. King and will showcase a variety of expressions in song, oration, dance ...

Communities of Color Leader Fights for Progress

Mundy said King had such an influence on him that he often looks back at King’s language for inspiration.

Fire Chief on Dr. King’s message

Studying great black leaders, like Dr. King, on her own, helped the future Portland leader learn more about her place ...

Fire Bureau Mural Puts Community in Focus

A new piece of public art Portland Fire & Rescue showcases the fire bureau’s connection to diverse communities

Housing and a Backup Plan

Getting people into their own homes today – whether renting or buying – is the main goal of PCRI.

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A Dedicated Public Servant

Longest tenured city commissioner died just two days after announcing his resignation

Convention Hotel Opens

The 600 guest rooms at the hotel include 16 suites and the hotel features 20 venues among its 39,000 square ...