Posted by Rosemary Reynolds on September 17, 2015
PORTLAND, Ore. — StubHub and the Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation have donated $35,000 worth of instruments to Ron Russell Middle School in the David Douglas School District in Southeast Portland.
The presentation of instruments was done in an assembly in front of the entire student body of 900 on Thursday morning.
Ron Russell has six bands and six orchestras. Students say they love …
Photo courtesy of Kim Liszka
PORTLAND, Ore. — Season 7 of NBC’s “American Ninja Warrior” airs tonight at 8:00pm and the all military contestant special will feature two veterans from Portland and Hillsboro. The show is an obstacle course competition with a grand prize of a million dollars.
Kim Liszka who served in the Army says her boyfriend built her a homemade obstacle …
Posted by mworkhoven on June 30, 2015
SALEM, Ore. — The drummer for the rock band Journey is facing charges in Marion County for domestic assault and menacing.
Police were called to Deen Castronovo’s home in Salem on a report of a disturbance and he ended up being arrested on the assault charges. He is scheduled to enter a plea today. He’s currently out on bail.
Castronovo was recently …
Posted by Mike Turner on June 25, 2015
PORTLAND, Ore. — A few hundred gathered at City Hall on Thursday to celebrate Louie Louie Day by singing along with The Kingsmen, a marching band and group from the Rock ‘n’ Roll Camp for Girls.
Kingsman member Mike Mitchell, KISN Good Guy Roger Hart and Music Millennium owner Terry Currier were there to remember when the Kingsmen and Paul Revere and …
Posted by Anna Erickson on June 20, 2015
Photo Courtesy of Nickelback.com
PORTLAND, Ore. — Nickelback cancelled the two shows Friday night.
The band announced on Twitter that Friday night’s show at Amphitheater Northwest in Ridgefield and Saturday’s show at the Gorge Amphitheater in Washington was canceled because lead singer Chad Kroeger is sick.
The Northwest shows were the first of Nickelback’s tour across the U.S.
The shows will not be rescheduled …