Multnomah Co. employees to get $15/hour minimum wage | Print |  Email

The county's board of commissioners approved the pay raise for some to start in July of 2016.

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Winds of change sweeping through Portland's Brooklyn neighborhood | Print |  Email

The neighborhood south of the Ross Island Bridge and north of Sellwood should be greatly altered by the opening of a MAX orange line next fall.

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Fred Meyer, Daimler team with 40 natural-gas trucks | Print |  Email

The Portland arm of the Kroger Corp., said it aims to run a more eco-friendly business.

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Intel says it will pay $1.6B for Chinese facility | Print |  Email

The move represents another success the company has had investing in the exclusive market.

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Lame duck Congress includes Oregon land bill to 'must-pass' legislation | Print |  Email

The National Defense Authorization Act is one of the last bills Congress will pass in 2014.

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Portland to allow Airbnb-style rentals in multifamily units | Print |  Email

City leaders are optimistically expecting the move to not further damage the affordable-housing market.

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Oregon's child-care affordability deemed low | Print |  Email

Parents in need of child care pay a higher percentage of their income than anywhere else in the country.

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Final vote on Portland Street Fund tentatively planned for Dec. 17 | Print |  Email

A proposed tax that aims to improve infrastructure will be decided later this month.

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CenturyLink 911 failure could cost company $2.9M | Print |  Email

Utility regulators in the state of Washington want the company to pay a fine for a 911 outage in April.

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Fees from special salmon license plates misallocated | Print |  Email

An investigation by the Oregonian finds that a Salem bureaucrat is directly benefiting from a program that was originally intended to aid the fish's migration.

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Intel, Ray-Ban team up to create computerized glasses | Print |  Email

Not long after coming to an agreement with Google to power its Glass project, Intel agreed with the company that owns Ray-Ban, Oakley and Persol to create technology for eye-glasses.

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Gresham City Council votes in favor of a tax on pot | Print |  Email

Although the tax is now in effect, questions swirl about its legitimacy.

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Portland is home to largest fleet of car2go vehicles in North America | Print |  Email

 There are now 530 cars circulating the Rose City.

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Living the dream

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Friday, August 21, 2015

smugglespearsthumbRenee Spears, founder and owner of Portland-based Rose City Mortgage, is hot to trot to sell pot.


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Child care challenge

September 2015
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Child care in Oregon is expensive and hard to find. We delved into the numbers and talked to a few executives and managers about day care costs, accessibility and work-life balance.


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Bendafornia: What’s driving the Northern California migration?

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A huge migration from Northern California has contributed to average 16% growth per year since 1990.


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Portland’s long-distance bike commuters

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Pushing the extreme.


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Brain Storm

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BY CAMILLE GRIGSBY-ROCCA

Can the brave new world of neurotechnology help an OHSU surgeon find a cure for obesity?


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Quake as metaphor

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The Big One serves as an allegory for Portland, a city that earns plaudits for lifestyle and amenities but whose infrastructure is, literally, crumbling.


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Back to School

September 2015
Wednesday, August 19, 2015
BY CHRIS NOBLE

Oregon is home to an abundance of gritty warehouses reborn as trendy office spaces, as well as crafty hipsters turned entrepreneurs. Does the combination yield an equally bounteous office products sector? Not so much. Occupying the limited desk jockey space are Field Notes, a spinoff of Portland’s Draplin Design Company, and Schuttenworks, known for whittling Apple device stands. For a full complement of keyboard trays, docking stations and mouse pads, check out the GroveMade line, guaranteed to boost the cachet of even the lowliest cubicle drone. 


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