As home sales are improving, the highest prices are still being paid for homes in the suburbs of Portland, including Washington County, Lake Oswego and West Linn.
Residents of Portland's Montavilla neighborhood are unhappy about a new crematorium in their area.
Daimler Trucks North America plans to announce a major investment in Portland this week.
Verizon's venture capital arm invested $800,000 in Portland startup MobileRQ.
Stumptown Coffee opened their first California cafe in downtown Los Angeles. It is the Portland-based chain's tenth retail location.