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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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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Bronze Medalist Visits Portland Christian

Posted by on Sep 8, 2016 | 0 comments

Olympic volleyball Bronze medalist Kim Hill, a 2008 Portland Christian Jr/Sr High School alumna, speaks at the Jr/Sr High Pep Assembly on Friday, Sept. 9th at 2:30 p.m.                                                                                                             COURTESY USA VOLLEYBALL Olympic Bronze Medalist Kim Hill visits her...
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Homicide near Madison High School

Posted by on Aug 8, 2016 | 0 comments

On Sunday, near midnight, police responded to the 2100 block of Northeast 81st Avenue in the Madison South neighborhood after multiple reports of gunfire. When they arrived, police found a man down in the street next to a vehicle. When medical personnel got tot the scene, they determined the man was deceased. Evidence of a gun fight was found at...
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Sheriff’s Operation Undercover Crossing Starts Today

Posted by on Jun 16, 2016 | 0 comments

The Multnomah County Sheriff’s Office begins Operation Undercover Crossing today from 8 a.m. until noon in Parkrose on Northeast 102nd Avenue south of Prescott Street near the little city of Maywood Park. The Multnomah County Sheriff’s office launched Operation Undercover Crossing today. A series of summertime crosswalk stings in...
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Port Approves 14-acre PDX Logistics Center Phase III

Posted by on May 3, 2016 | 0 comments

The Port of Portland Commission has approved a 14-acre, 50-year lease with locally based Capstone Partners and its investment partner PCCP, LLC to develop Phase III of the PDX Logistics Center. The Port of Portland Commission has approved a 14-acre, 50-year lease with Capstone Partners to develop Phase III of the PDX Logistics Center. At more...
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