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Frost in Portland

When it does not happen often, you appreciate it when it does.  The beauty of how frost outlines the leaves especially grabs me this year.  Three days of winter weather  here in PDX.   15 more words


Icy sidewalks: Responsibility with property owner

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — It’s the responsibility of property owners, and not the city, to make sure sidewalks are clear of snow and ice.

In the City of Portland, property owners must maintain sidewalks to make sure they are clear if snow, ice and other debris. 155 more words


all I need to know

*Insert a profound quote about knowledge here.

I turned 44 years-old last week which is not remarkable in and of itself. In fact, it’s only remarkable because I no longer make my birthday an over the top 3 day long mandatory hostage situation from hell. 845 more words


Portland will tax public companies where CEO pay is 100 times employee average

Demorats being demorats.

From the Seattle Times: Moving to address income inequality on a local level, the City Council in Portland, Oregon, voted Wednesday to impose a surtax on publicly traded companies whose chief executives earn more than 100 times the median pay of their rank-and-file workers. 762 more words


Ice-related power issues affect thousands in Oregon

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — The freezing rain advisory is over and temperatures on Saturday are definitely warming up. But the ice continues to cause problems even as it melts. 177 more words


Goodnight Brooklyn: Preview

The cult DIY music venue Death by Audio was forced to close its doors in 2014 after Vice took over the building space in Brooklyn. During its lifetime, the underground music venue hosted performances from breaking out indie bands such as Future Islands and Ty Segall and musical greats Thurston Moore. 86 more words