Metro Council President Tom Hughes’ job has allowed him to see the world.
At the rate he’s going, Metro Council President Tom Hughes
will need to add new pages to his passport faster than you can say
“Oregon-Japan Friendship Week.”
Since taking office
Occupy the Banks, an Occupy Portland offshoot, played "Human Monopoly" this afternoon in Pioneer Courthouse Square.The event was part of a series of “Bank Actions” that Occupy conducts every Friday, and the life-sized board game was meant to encourage people to move their money out of traditional big banks and into local credit unions.
The group chose Monopoly as their activity becau...
Forget your fears of growing a third arm on contact with the Willamette River. According to Will Levenson, one of the organizers of The Big Float on July 29, the river is “scientifically 100 percent safe for people swimming in it.”It's so safe, Levenson says, that he's petitioned the city of Portland Parks and Recreation to create a swim...