OPB | Aug. 25, 2015
A road-widening project in Beaverton recently unearthed a big chunk of Portland history.
OPB | Aug. 24, 2015
Administrators hope that a year-round calendar will boost students' academic performance by keeping them engaged throughout the year.
OPB | Aug. 18, 2015
Suzanne Stevens, editor of the Portland Business Journal, joins us for our regular business news update.
OPB | Aug. 04, 2015
The recession hit the Portland art scene hard. How are arts organizations doing now?
OPB | Aug. 03, 2015
All major container shipping companies have left the Port of Portland. That means imports and exports must now go through other ports. State agencies are hosting workshops to brainstorm new ways to keep trade alive in Oregon.
OPB | July 31, 2015
A new play from Hand2Mouth Theatre imagines what the characters in the film, My Own Private Idaho, would be doing 25 years later.
OPB | July 28, 2015
We talk with Portland Mayor Charlie Hales, who just returned a summit with 60 mayors from around the world called by Pope Francis.
OPB | July 27, 2015
In April, Portland started a four-month pilot program deregulating the taxi industry and allowing ride services Uber and Lyft to operate legally for the first time.
OPB | July 13, 2015
Portland is updating its Comprehensive Plan — the multifaceted documents will guide the way the city develops for the next two decades.
OPB | July 16, 2015
Kurt Huffman is paying his The Loyal Legion employees starting wages between $15-18 to assure them a livable income.
OPB | July 06, 2015
A new report into the economic consequences of deepening the Columbia River to from 40 to 43 feet indicates a strong return on investment.
OPB | June 23, 2015
Kathleen Saadat has taken the place of Paul DeMuniz on the Compliance Officer/Community Liaison team which will oversee mandated reforms of the Portland Police Department.
OPB | June 23, 2015
A new smoking ban is taking effect in Portland's parks on July 1. Commissioner Amanda Fritz is working to amend the law to remove the misdemeanor consequence.
OPB | June 08, 2015
As the population of the city continues to increase, what should neighborhoods look like as they respond to those demands?
OPB | June 04, 2015
The so-called Point-in-Time Count conducted by the city of Portland and Multnomah County suggests overall homelessness numbers haven't changed but some groups saw their rates dramatically increase.
OPB | May 28, 2015
The Portland premiere of "Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play," by Reed graduate Anne Washburn, is up at the Portland Playhouse now.
OPB | May 21, 2015
We sit down with Portland Mayor Charlie Hales to talk about Uber, the Pembina propane terminal, how he wants to spend the city's $49 million budget surplus, and more.
OPB | May 20, 2015
OPB's Amelia Templeton and Joe VanderVeer, former chairman of Portland’s Commission on Disabilities, tried to get a ride in an Uber vehicle that could take VanderVeer's wheelchair. It took 15 attempts and nine hours.
OPB | May 08, 2015
We review some of the biggest news stories of the week.