Rossi Farms gets a Taste of Parkrose

Posted by on Mar 3, 2017 | 0 comments

Historic Parkrose (HP)—one of eight mini-urban renewal areas the Portland Development Commission has created around Portland—is relocating its signature summer event from the Sandy Boulevard business district to Rossi Farms, according to HP Revitalization Manager Mingus Mapps. Set for Saturday, June 24, the Taste of Parkrose moves...
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Naked Burglary Suspect Arrested in Wilkes Neighborhood Apartment

Posted by on Feb 20, 2017 | 0 comments

Saturday night, around 10 p.m., police responded to the Village Garden Apartments in the Wilkes neighborhood at 15298 N.E. Sandy Blvd., on the report that a naked man pushed himself into a woman’s apartment. A nude Miguel Gomez, 21, was arrested for burglary, attempted rape and kidnapping after pushing into a woman’s apartment in the...
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Montavilla Tavern Robbed

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 | 0 comments

Early Thursday morning, at 1:23 a.m. to be precise, police were called to the Top of the Hill Tavern, 9252 N.E. Glisan St., on the report of an armed robbery When they arrived, employees told police that a man entered the bar armed with a handgun and demanded money. Police said that after obtaining an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect left...
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Katie’s Backyard Sports Bar in Parkrose Harbors Gang Members

Posted by on Jan 22, 2017 | 0 comments

Late Wednesday, January 18, Portland Police Bureau Gang Enforcement Team (GET) officers responded to Katie’s Backyard Sports Bar in Parkrose at 11307 N.E. Sandy Blvd., to conduct a walk-through based on possible gang activity. Marcus Anthony Davis, 32, was arrested and booked into the Multnomah County Jail on charges of Felon in Possession...
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Homeless Hillsboro Man Dies of Hypothermia in East Portland

Posted by on Jan 3, 2017 | 0 comments

On Monday, around 7:30 p.m., East Precinct officers responded to the 9900 block of East Burnside Street to conduct a welfare check on a man lying down in front of a business. When they arrived, police found an unresponsive male lying in front of a business. The man appeared to be homeless, lying on a pillow with a blanket covering his body....
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10 Things You Should Know About Holiday Travel

Posted by on Dec 19, 2016 | 0 comments

The Port of Portland offers up these 10 tidbits to make your holiday air travel through Portland International Airport easier and more enjoyable: 10. “Winter Wanderland” offers a chance to win tickets to London. The airport’s new holiday theme, appearing throughout the terminal, celebrates the seasonal holidays and offers travelers a...
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Slough Town Inflames Debate Over Who Owns Columbia Slough

Posted by on Nov 30, 2016 | 0 comments

Parkrose, a small, often uncharted island in Portland’s greater political sea, has inspired citywide change when it comes to challenging the growing homelessness issue. In November, Danny Ferron was told that he and the other four denizens of Slough Town must pack up and leave. A local pastor, the Historic Parkrose revitalization group, the...
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