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Meals 4 Heels feeds Portland sex workers, and now the wider community

Nikeisah Newton is the chef and owner of Meals 4 Heels, a late-night food delivery service for sex workers. Founded in 2019, her business has now expanded to catering and just this month, she started serving food from a new brick and mortar location at The Redd on Salmon Street.


A school hallway sits empty.

Oregon Asks Why So Many Students Miss So Much School

A new Oregon study examines why 20 percent of students miss school more than once every two weeks. The study focused on why Native American students, other students of color and children with disabilities are absent even more

Police Morale | Evolution | Justice Nakamoto

We talk to Portland's police union president about a new survey that shows very low police morale, a University of Oregon researcher who made a surprising discovery about the history of evolution, and the Oregon Supreme Court's first Asian-Pacific American justice.

The "Inheritance Stories" exhibit at the Woodburn Public Library aims to collect oral histories from people in the Latino community, with an emphasis on food.

Collecting Oral Histories Of Food

The makers of a storytelling project have built "pop-up story booths" in order to collect oral histories of people in the Latino community, with a special emphasis on food.