The City Commissioner rails against what he calls a takeover of the city’s water system.
City Commissioner Nick Fish is in hot water. And by the standards of this usually placid lawyer, he’s boiling mad.
Fish, who’s up for
re-election, is fighting a second battle on the May ballot
And other big announcements from the State of the City speech
Portland has landed a deal with short-term home rental startup Airbnb for its North American operational headquarters, Mayor CharlieHales announced in today's State of the City speech.The Old Town location for the San Francisco-based company will bring Portland 160 jobs, Hales said. The news was More
UPDATE, 6:50 pm: Members of Laborers Local 483 have authorized a strike. Erica Askin, business manager for Local 483, tells WW that 95 percent of the 580 city workers in the union voted in favor of authorizing a strike. The vote comes after the City of Portland More
The Grand Budapest Hotel sits atop Wes Anderson’s lost world.
Movie Reviews & Stories
The old, snide rejoinder to an over-decorated show is that “you leave humming the sets,” but Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel
may be the first movie where you come out tasting them. Wit
Hales’ chief of staff responds to a claim she targeted an HIV-positive employee.
Portland Mayor Charlie Hales’ chief of staff, Gail
Shibley, is fighting back against allegations she pressured a staffer
into revealing he was HIV-positive and called him a “skank” after he