Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-575-1-.html Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMT+7 en hourly 1 Not A Pretty Picture - A big developer crosses brushes with with 68-year-old decorator. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5023-not_a_pretty_picture_a_big_developer_crosses_brushes_with_with_68_year_old_decorator.html Tom Leedham - Why a Portland union leader thinks he'll finally unseat Teamsters head Jimmy Hoffa Jr. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5983-tom_leedham_why_a_portland_union_leader_thinks_hell_finally_unseat_teamsters_head_jimmy_hoffa_jr.html Sitting Ducks - Employee safety complaints mount against an ATM service company. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7408-sitting_ducks_employee_safety_complaints_mount_against_an_atm_service_company.html Driving is Lazy - It's International Walk-to-School Day on Oct. 3. So why ARE SO MANY portland PARENTS still driving? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7665-driving_is_lazy_its_international_walk_to_school_day_on_oct_3_so_why_are_so_many_portland_parents_st.html Paper or Plastic? - Sam Adams is becoming Portland's bag man. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6859-paper_or_plastic_sam_adams_is_becoming_portlands_bag_man.html Pillow Fight - Portland Hilton's union workers push a boycott of their own hotel. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-8261-pillow_fight_portland_hiltons_union_workers_push_a_boycott_of_their_own_hotel.html Laboring To Birth A New Party - Oregon union leaders working to create a third political party. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5187-laboring_to_birth_a_new_party_oregon_union_leaders_working_to_create_a_third_political_party.html Holy Alliance! - Conservative churches may make common cause with liberal Portland pols. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7164-holy_alliance__conservative_churches_may_make_common_cause_with_liberal_portland_pols.html Take Me to the River - Bring your own Bible: Party in Portland this weekend with evangelicals. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-9426-take_me_to_the_river_bring_your_own_bible_party_in_portland_this_weekend_with_evangelicals.html Party On - The new Working Families Party promises to shake up Oregon's elections. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5847-party_on_the_new_working_families_party_promises_to_shake_up_oregons_elections.html An Apple A Day - A proposal to insure Portland public-school students has a shaky diagnosis. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-9112-an_apple_a_day_a_proposal_to_insure_portland_public_school_students_has_a_shaky_diagnosis.html Schools' "broad" Agenda - L.A. foundation's role in Portland schools alarms teachers, some parents. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5575-schools_broad_agenda_la_foundations_role_in_portland_schools_alarms_teachers_some_parents.html Special Delivery - Troutdale may give FedEx $4 million to do what it was going to do anyway. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7571-special_delivery_troutdale_may_give_fedex_%244_million_to_do_what_it_was_going_to_do_anyway.html Revving The Engine - The Bus Project wants to incubate the next power elite. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5215-revving_the_engine_the_bus_project_wants_to_incubate_the_next_power_elite.html All That Fusion Jazz - Backers of fusion voting race the legislative clock. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7117-all_that_fusion_jazz_backers_of_fusion_voting_race_the_legislative_clock.html WATT'S UP WITH CONDEMNATION - Why the City of Portland isn't rushing to condemn PGE. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4679-watts_up_with_condemnation_why_the_city_of_portland_isnt_rushing_to_condemn_pge.html Labor Unrest 101 - PSU profs are grumbling about pay well beneath their counterparts'. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-4974-labor_unrest_101_psu_profs_are_grumbling_about_pay_well_beneath_their_counterparts.html Summer in the City - Onward to Portland, Christian soldiers. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-8356-summer_in_the_city_onward_to_portland_christian_soldiers.html Other March Madness - What the antiwar movement has learned as it gears up for its big Portland rally Sunday. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6723-other_march_madness_what_the_antiwar_movement_has_learned_as_it_gears_up_for_its_big_portland_rally_.html Save Our School - Portland school district budget problems leave parents at one elementary school fighting over the crumbs. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5406-save_our_school_portland_school_district_budget_problems_leave_parents_at_one_elementary_school_figh.html Sunday School - Reading, writing...and, on Sunday, religion in Portland Public Schools. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7272-sunday_school_reading_writingand_on_sunday_religion_in_portland_public_schools.html Red-Hot Tax Credits - The benefits of Multnomah County's solar deal also shine on private investors. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-9336-red_hot_tax_credits_the_benefits_of_multnomah_countys_solar_deal_also_shine_on_private_investors.html Clash Of The Titans - Can Qwest really be the good guy when it comes to lower cable TV rates? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-7407-clash_of_the_titans_can_qwest_really_be_the_good_guy_when_it_comes_to_lower_cable_tv_rates.html Chain Reaction - Wal-Mart isn't the only grocery giant eyeing Portland. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6153-chain_reaction_wal_mart_isnt_the_only_grocery_giant_eyeing_portland.html The Accidental Anti-Semite - Internet holy war erupts over PSU student's column. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5091-the_accidental_anti_semite_internet_holy_war_erupts_over_psu_students_column.html Kerry On - From the 2004 presidential campaign to Portland's Bagdad Theater for John and Teresa. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-6823-kerry_on_from_the_2004_presidential_campaign_to_portlands_bagdad_theater_for_john_and_teresa.html Learning How To Get Along - Odd alliance of school-voucher advocates tries to gain ground in Portland. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5678-learning_how_to_get_along_odd_alliance_of_school_voucher_advocates_tries_to_gain_ground_in_portland.html Dialing For Dollars - A proposed cell-phone tax is reborn as City Hall scrambles to fill the financial hole for Portland Public Schools. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5332-dialing_for_dollars_a_proposed_cell_phone_tax_is_reborn_as_city_hall_scrambles_to_fill_the_financial.html Academy Makeover - The latest attempt to solve the Jefferson High School puzzle angers some parents, students and teachers. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-5621-academy_makeover_the_latest_attempt_to_solve_the_jefferson_high_school_puzzle_angers_some_parents_st.html