Portland is in the middle of another construction boom, with residential and office projects springing up downtown, in the Pearl and Old Town. OB Web Editor Jessica Ridgway documents the new wave.
In this week's poll, we asked readers: "Who should pay for the troubled Cover Oregon website?" Here are the results.
When I say, “Your Employee is Always Right,” I do not mean “right about the facts,” but rather “right about how they feel” and “right about how they want to be led.”
Portland startup Green Endeavor strikes gold, inking a partnership with Underwriters Laboratories, an Illinois-based consulting and certification company with offices in 46 countries.
Faced with the aftermath of the “great recession,” increasing concern about the environment and dwindling family wage jobs, we have some very important choices to make about our future.
Remember the naysayers? Those who called the South Waterfront aerial tram a boondoggle? Those who rejoiced at the massive sell off of luxury condos at the John Ross and Atwater Place?
With the increasing retirements of Baby Boomers, a massive real estate shift has created a significant increase in demand for NNN properties. The result? Increased demand has triggered higher prices and lower yields.
Back in May, we shared a common Wall Street quote about investing, “Sell in May and go away.” Fast forward to July and the most common question we have been getting from clients is, “When is the market pullback going to occur?”
Some people think Amazon’s winking eye logo is starting to look like a hoodwink.
I really didn’t know that much about angel investing, but I did know a lot about the entrepreneurial spirit.
Tom Cox interviews Dr. Mark Goulston, author of Just Listen, Discover the Secret to Getting Through to Absolutely Anyone.
The Department of State Lands denied the Australia-based company of a key permit it needed for its proposed coal export terminal.
Sedia Biosciences Corp. received a grant from the National Institutes of Health to develop a rapid HIV test to use in developing countries.
The "Yes on 91" campaign, which supports the legalization of marijuana for adults, will purchase $2.3 million worth of television advertising.
Vadio Inc., a startup that aims to turn Internet listeners into viewers, will partner with the music-video website to help Web radio services host music videos.
The mental health nonprofit will undertake a $6.5 million reconstruction of its Gresham campus.
Tech jobs account for 12.6% of all new office jobs in a two-year period; high-tech companies account for 20% of major leasing activity in the United States in 2014.
The chipmaker would exempt up to $100 billion in equipment from the property taxes that other businesses pay.
The University of Oregon wants to create two new sport product-related master's degrees — in product design and the management of product design teams.
Since 2002, Six Moon Designs has expanded to sell its products across the globe.
A federal grand jury indicted Salem resident Alexander Hawatmeh on charges of conspiracy to commit securities fraud and money laundering and Mikhail Galas of Vancouver with conspiracy to commit securities fraud.
Heidi O'Neill has been named the vice president and general manager of Nike Stores; she will be responsible for overseeing the brand's global retailing.
The Portland-based distillery is expanding into a 41,000-square-foot building and will keep its original facility on Distillery Row.
An economic update from the University of Oregon shows Portland grew ahead of average this spring, while Medford expanded significantly slower than average.
The county is seeking to unload the Port City Development property, a former battery plant the county received to fulfill a debt.
After 37 years, the founders of the Humble Bagel, Gary and Jill Katz, are looking for a buyer.
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Forest Grove sees growth in the burgeoning food and beverage scene.
Fifty-one Lane Powell lawyers were recently selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® (Best Lawyers) 2015; of those selected, 23 lawyers are from the Firm’s office in Portland, Oregon.
Barran Liebman is proud to announce that Andrew Schpak, a Partner of the firm, has been named Chair of the American Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division for the 2014-2015 bar year.
Vanessa Sturgeon and Miller Nash LLP were selected as leaders in encouraging female advancement.