A stickler for City Hall process, Amanda Fritz takes a new tack with Right 2 Dream Too.
City Commissioner Amanda Fritz has always demanded that
City Hall follow its own rules. She often railed against ex-Commissioner
Randy Leonard’s backroom maneuvers and held up the City Council o
A Portland man is suing Northeast Portland's Blue Agave restaurant, saying he punctured his Mercedes Benz on the tail of the tapas bar's life-size metal bull statue.
The suit, filed in Multnomah County Circuit Court on Wednesday, says when Paul Johnson tried to parallel park his Mercedes ML 350 in front of the restaurant at 2838 NE Glisan St., “his vehicle struck the sharp metal tail of t...
Lawsuit alleges that Holiday Retirement Inc. promised benefits that never appeared
A lawsuit against a local chain of retirement homes alleges that Holiday Retirement Inc. bilked veterans and their widows, promising to help secure benefits to pay for their care—and then leaving them without their life savings when the money never came through.
The suit, filed last week in Multnomah County Circuit Court, says that representatives from Holiday's Portland-area retirement h...
Portland State University is one of the Top 25 "LGBT-Friendly Colleges and Universities,” according to the Huffington Post. The study was done by Campus Pride, a national organization working to make cam...
Forget gas siphoning—there's a new wave of scofflaws hosing off another valuable resource: your water.The Portland Water Bureau issued a warning Wednesday warning of the dangers of exposed exterior water spigots. It says the culprits are usually squatters and adds senior citizens are often targets.
Tim Hall, spo...
Times' story looks at Duck football's $68 million training facility.
It’s hard to ignore Phil Knight’s influence on the University of Oregon campus—from the library named after his family, to the law school named for his dad, to the basketball arena named after Knight’s son.
Those on the Eugene campus are always aware of what his cash has bought. But his latest endeavor—a $68 million,145,000-square-foot football training facility—...