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A Hidden History

Local residents are invited to hear PSU Black Studies professor Walidah Imarisha speak on the history of racism in Oregon ...

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‘Hair Haven’ Passion

'Hair Haven' in downtown Gresham, is the culmination of a passion for healthy, natural, hair stemmed in Black cultural design.

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Revisiting Alberta

Two longtime Portland educators are looking to revive a 1992 student-led study of the economy of Alberta Street, for the ...

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Summer Kids in the Park

Gresham is putting a hop and a skip into summertime with Summer Kids in the Park, an eight-week Gresham parks ...

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Move Over for Luxury

North and northeast Portland have experienced a number of changes in the past few years adding to the gentrification of ...

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Sweet History

You can’t go there now, but the sweet treats of Milwaukie Pastry Kitchen are once again an Oregon hot spot. ...

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Activate Summer!

Summer is upon us Portland! How do we keep the young people engaged? The Portland Observer found some great opportunities ...

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New Fields and Tracks

A 10-year community-wide effort to provide every Portland high school with a new track and a synthetic turf field took ...

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Kent Ford Tribute on July 4

The All African People’s Revolutionary Party invites the community to its third annual “Fourth of the Lie” program at Peninsula ...

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Terror at Reynolds

A 15-year-old gunman who killed a student at Reynolds High School had an assault rifle, handgun and several magazines of ...

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New Grocer Bids for MLK Lot

Plans by the Portland Development Commission to develop a long-vacant lot on Martin Luther King Boulevard and Alberta Street are ...

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Keyboardist Janice Scroggins Remembered

2013 Oregon Music Hall of Fame Inductee, Janice Scroggins passed away May 27; the Grammy nominee was a prominent musician ...

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God’s Prophet in Non-Violence

Rev. Dr. LeRoy Haynes Jr., a Portland minister who has been on the front lines of injustice issues nearly his ...

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Cultural Connections

An effort is underway to document historic places in Oregon associated with African Americans. The Oregon Black Pioneers, in partnership ...

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Street Fee Proposed

Portland city leaders announced plans Thursday for a new fee to fund street maintenance and traffic safety improvements. The proposal ...