Topic: Portland (Oregon)
Here are three examples of not-so-big water features that can make a big impact in your yard but carry a small price tag.
03/08/2011 08:05 am
The BYU basketball player suspended for the season Tuesday broke the BYU honor code by having sex with his girlfriend. Sports writers are shocked but respect the school for sticking to its values – even though the decision could spoil a potentially historic season.
03/03/2011 06:02 pm
Solar-powered beehive coolers double honey yield at the Oregon Garden.
02/24/2011 02:06 pm
President Obama visited Intel Corp.'s large manufacturing plant in Oregon Friday. He named Intel CEO Paul Otellini – who's been critical of the administration's economic policies – to the Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.
02/18/2011 03:39 pm
Esperanza Spalding won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist Sunday night in Los Angeles. Just a few years ago, Esperanza Spalding spent time in Boston - first as a student, then as a teacher at the world-renowned Berklee College of Music.
02/14/2011 01:40 pm
'Cold Weather' director Aaron Katz has a marvelous feel for the drizzly spaciousness of Portland, and the film has an unfussy, unforced pokiness that’s very pleasing.
02/11/2011 06:52 pm
Since 9/11, the number of Muslim-American terrorism suspects and perpetrators has averaged about 16 a year. Last year was slightly higher, but way down from 2009.
02/02/2011 03:47 pm
The Moscow bombing Monday that left 35 people dead has prompted calls for tighter airport security measures – but some say better intelligence is the answer to thwarting attacks.
01/28/2011 09:00 am
Readers write in about the debate of health care and the individual mandate in President Obama's new healthcare law.
01/24/2011 10:00 am
For years researchers have watched plants and animals migrate to cooler quarters in response to global warming. But a new study suggests some plants are moving downhill, drawn by increased precipitation.
01/21/2011 08:47 pm