Portland used to be one of America's top cities for bicycles. It's still a great city to find a job. It's one of the hottest housing markets. It's frequently listed as one of the most beautiful cities in America. And apparently it's also the No. 1 place in America for underage tobacco purchases!
My family enjoyed our Labor Day weekend by driving to Portland and the Oregon Coast. When people talk about their favorite things to do in Portland I hardly ever hear them mention the zoo or the neighboring rose garden -- but they're a "must see."
If you’re one of the bazillions of people obsessed with ‘Fifty Shades of Grey,’ it might be time to book your summer travel plans — several hotels are now offering vacation packages inspired by the steamy erotic novel.
Portland is a pop culture hot bed. From the hilarious series ‘Portlandia’ — which celebrates the indie-dom and coolness of the region and is as far removed from ‘American Idol‘ and its pop sensibilities — to the hipster-friendly nature of the often cloudy and rainy area, Portland is on our radar a bunch. No wonder ‘American Idol’ producers hit the city again this season for the audition phase.
"Grimm" is a new drama series inspired by the classic Grimm's Fairy Tales. Big Jim & Stacy Lee are HUGE fans of the show, and got a chance to talk with Sasha Roiz who plays "Captain Renard" on the show. He loves that it is filmed in Portland, and loves that he gets to eat at Voodoo Donuts.
A 21-year-old Portland, Oregon man who relieved himself in the Mt. Tabor reservoir last Wednesday may face serious criminal charges. The reservoir is one of the city’s main sources of drinking water and, since the water’s now contaminated, officials insist that 7.8 million gallons must be dumped.