The green roof and green wall business will grow to a $7.7 billion market by 2017.
Hillsboro city officials are preparing for an expected 92% growth in employment from 2010 to 2035.
Portland city planners say that for the central city to continue to thrive, it must grow even more dense.
163 million workers are expected to get a big tax increase in 2013, regardless of who wins the presidential election.
Oregon developer and philanthropist John D. Gray died Friday in Portland at 93.
A vegan BLT made by Portland's DC Vegetarian food cart was named No. 1 in the nation by People for Ethical Treatment of Animals.
Portland-based and taxpayer-backed battery technology company ReVolt Technology plans to file bankruptcy.