The Oregon Convention Center, Portland Expo Center and Portland Center for Performing Arts are all switching to compostable cups for onsite concessions.
Oregon's economic outlook improved in January for the fourth month in a row.
Portland's young college-educated men tend to choose majors, careers and work hours that lead to low pay.
Hillsboro's ClearEdge Power landed a $36 million funding round to help expand sales activities.
A Lamb Weston plant expansion, Tillamook County Creamery plant construction and Calbee Foods plant expansion are all contributing to a strengthening economy at the Port of Morrow in Eastern Oregon.
The average cost of car insurance in Oregon is $1,387, 8% lower than the national average of $1,510.
Portland startup Chirpify expanded its online commerce technology to Facebook. It offers a similar service on Twitter and Instagram.