Must Reads

Metro helps fund new Beaverton apartment building

The agency chipped in $300,000 toward Lombard Plaza, a five-story mixed-use development.

Portland favors small businesses despite lower wages

Oregon businesses with 49 or fewer employees pay an average of $35,100 a year.

Restaurant Business names Portland City Grill No. 54 on 'Top 100 Independents' list

The downtown restaurant pulled in $13,297,831 in sales, with average checks costing around $68.

Mentor Graphics wins $36M

The tech company won a patent infringement suit against its rival, Synopsys.

TDY Industries fined for hazardous waste violations

The company was fined a total of $16,500 for violations at two of its Albany facilities.

Tektronix Communications sold to NetScout

NetScout Systems agreed to acquire the communications unit of Danaher Corp., which owns Oregon-based Tek, for $2.6 billion.

Oregon workers' comp rates among the nation's best

The state ranks ninth, with businesses paying $1.37 per $100 of payroll towards workers' compensation insurance.