A Franklin High program getting more kids into higher ed still awaits school-district funding.
Giant white sheets of paper cover the walls of Susan
Anglada Bartley’s Advanced Placement English classroom at Franklin High
School, the long pages listing the 88 seniors in her classes, the
The hallmarks here are the taste of set-out Fujis and a
dense body melt that sedates without a knockout, ideal for everything
from that Cirque du Soleil show about frogs to a matinee v
Here are the various ways to ingest cannabis sativa and indica.
Versatility is one of the most valuable traits cannabis
developed over its 80 years on the lam. There are dozens of ways to get
the effects of cannabis inside your body, and legalization will only
An aide to Mayor Charlie Hales says chief of staff Gail Shibley discriminated against him for being HIV-positive.
A staffer in Mayor Charlie Hales’ office has filed a state
civil rights complaint alleging that the mayor’s chief of staff, Gail
Shibley, pressured him into revealing that he is HIV-positive a
Lawmakers look at the unprecedented step of voting on local land-use decisions.
Metro runs the Oregon Zoo, the Oregon Convention Center and directs solid waste disposal in the tri-county area.
But in February,
fed-up lawmakers will threaten the regional government’s p
An alleged rape victim turns to crowdsourcing in her civil suit against a prominent Portland software executive.
A new lawsuit accuses a leading Portland software
entrepreneur of sexual assault, and his accuser has taken the
extraordinary step of trying to crowdsource $11,500 to help pay for her
OHSU’s president and its leading cancer researcher explain why they want $200 million from taxpayers.
On Sept. 20, 2013, Nike Chairman Phil Knight and his wife,
Penny, offered Oregon Health & Science University the biggest
philanthropic gift in the state’s history—$500 million to the Knigh
After a long silence, Oregon’s top enviro groups slam the Columbia River Crossing.
For years, two of the state’s leading environmental groups have seemed lost in a green cloud over the Columbia River Crossing.
The $2.8 billion
bridge, light-rail and freeway expansion project h
Here at Give!Guide Central, our annual effort to raise
funds for local nonprofits coincides with the dropping of the New Year’s
Eve ball. At the stroke of midnight, we shut off the website’s D
Oregon’s First Lady is cited for using a state police pass to park her personal car.
On Dec. 16, Mary Kisel, a city parking officer for the
Portland Bureau of Transportation, was patrolling her beat, keeping an
eye on the pre-holiday crush that jams downtown streets and fills up
curbside parking spaces. More