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No Bench for you!

Pop Quiz PDX

Sassy Trivia Questions About Loudmouth Frat Boys, Annoying TV Hosts, and Local Rich Dudes Misspending their Moolah!

Hear In Portland

Dame D.O.L.L.A. on Fatherhood, Ural Thomas and the Pain on Mississippi

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The Trash Report

Scintillating Gossip About the Royal Queue, Important Trains, Dildo Trucks, and Purr Machines

A Tenant Enrolled in a City Affordable Housing Program Just Received a 50 Percent Rent Increase. How is That Possible?

In a city that touts its numerous renter protections, vulnerable renters are still able to fall through the cracks.

Climate Advocates Object to Governor's Nominee for Powerful Transportation Comission

Advocates want greater diversity on the commission and a public nomination process.

News Sep 14 10:08 AM

Portland Street Response is Still Banned From Responding to Suicide Calls or Entering Buildings

Drawn out negotiations with the police union and staffing woes have kept PSR staff from responding to some of the most basic crises.

News Sep 9 2:11 PM

Southeast Portlandā€™s Arleta Triangle Gets a Public Safety Makeover

City leaders are planning to replicate the treatment in other areas of Portland.

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This Week In Portland Food News

A New Distillery, Street Food Snacks, and an Upcoming Food Cart Pod

Aug 24 1:05 PM

A Note from the Editor: Here's a Tip!

Editor-in-Chief Wm. Steven Humphrey on the two types of tips the Mercury reaaaaally likes.

News Sep 7 8:00 AM

Why Are Portland's Leaders Opposing Proposed Charter Reforms?

Hint: It might be because the reforms dilute their power.

News Sep 14 3:07 PM

Skaters Dust Off Plans for Steel Bridge Skatepark

The park was the “Crown Jewel” of Portland’s 2008 skatepark masterplan.

News Sep 16 2:10 PM

Workers at Woodstock New Seasons File to Unionize

The Southeast store is the fifth where workers have filed to unionize in recent months.

News Sep 15 1:48 PM

Commissioner Rubio Proposes an Overhaul to the Portland Clean Energy Fund

The proposal would allow for-profit and government agencies to be funded with PCEF grants.