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Mobile grocery truck coming to Portland

My Street Grocery is a mobile grocery truck which will tackle the problem of food deserts in Portland. 

Oregon adjusts to neighboring privatized liquor sales

With Washington entering free-market liquor sales June 1, Oregon liquor officials are hoping high-end and locally-distilled products will keep state sales competitive.

Metro Portland unemployment drops

The Portland area's unemployment rate fell to 7.9% in March from 9.4% in March 2011.

Salem attracts call centers

Although Portland draws major employers such as Nike and Intel, Salem attracts call centers, researchers found.

Restaurateurs spotlight sustainable oysters

Two Portland restaurateurs are opening their second restaurant with a focus on local, sustainably farmed oysters.

Portland Farmers Market forms nonprofit

The Portland Farmers Market is forming a companion nonprofit to expand a program that matches SNAP funds for low-income shoppers.

Chirpify lands $1.3M in backing

Portland startup Chirpify has raised $1.3 million in venture backing.