OPB | Dec. 09, 2015
The city of Portland is the latest employer to add paid parental leave to its list of benefits for city employees.
OPB | Oct. 20, 2015
The Children's Book Bank has launched A Story Like Mine, a campaign that aims to make more culturally diverse children's books available to kids.
OPB | June 30, 2015
Anthony Szabo and Kirk Shepard are asking people to pitch in to help them pay for a surrogate so they can have a baby.
OPB | May 19, 2015
We explore how research into Adverse Childhood Experiences is being used around the country and in Oregon.
OPB | May 18, 2015
A bill in the Oregon Legislature would set up a pilot program like one in Washington that offers an alternative to prison for some offenders who have children.
OPB | May 08, 2015
Portland author Samantha Waltz has collected a series of essays from writers around the country. We talk to her and two of the other Oregon authors.
OPB | April 08, 2015
A group from Lewis & Clark Law School traveled to a new immigrant detention center for women and children in Texas to offer free legal services.
OPB | April 02, 2015
Jeremy Clark and Charlie Abrams created the "Two Green Leaves" blog together earlier this year to write about climate change.
OPB | Dec. 12, 2014
THURSDAY: Come to Rontoms bar in SE Portland to discuss the practical and social implications of legalizing marijuana. Come at 7:30 p.m.
OPB | Dec. 03, 2014
WEDNESDAY: Opponents and proponents of adding fluoride to Portland's water produced a report about alternative ways to improve children's dental health in Multnomah County.
OPB | Nov. 26, 2014
WEDNESDAY: A new survey of 25 thousand Harvard Business School graduates, reveals gaping disparities between men and women's career expectations and outcomes.
OPB | Nov. 04, 2014
TUESDAY: "Lowriders In Space" follows the interstellar adventures of mechanic Lupe Impala and her sidekicks El Chavo Flapjack Octopus and Elirio Malaria.
OPB | Aug. 14, 2014
THURSDAY: This week a court ruled that denying a popular but expensive autism treatment violates state and federal law.
OPB | June 11, 2014
WEDNESDAY: We'll dig into recent U.S. Supreme Court rulings with our legal expert Lisa McElroy.
OPB | May 29, 2013
The mother of the Albany high school student arrested for allegedly plotting an assault on the school says he has a rare condition linked to strep.
OPB | April 01, 2013
Several bills working their way through the legislature right now seek to crack down on child sex trafficking in Oregon.
OPB | March 01, 2013
Residents of West Salem are concerned about a rare form of bone cancer that has sickened some children in the area.
OPB | Jan. 10, 2013
In this memoir, Jake Dekker tells the unlikely story of how he ended up adopting his son Danny from the foster care system in Washington.
OPB | Nov. 27, 2012
Andrew Solomon's new book looks at parenting when the apple does fall far from the tree.