Posted by Cort Johnson on January 10, 2014
The Army National Guard has honored Central Catholic High School as part of the 9th Annual MaxPreps Football Tour of Champions.
Central Catholic finished up it’s season Number 68 in the final rankings and is one of 50 schools being honored during this season’s tour. Central Catholic (14-0) posted its first unbeaten season since the school went undefeated in the 1952 …
Posted by Jake Baez on January 10, 2014
Police have seen it all, and advise that the “jump in the river” tactic almost never works — which proved true for Rebecca Humphries as she attempted to flee a police chase. Thursday, KGW acquired video of the escape and the attempting to evade by jumping from the bridge.
Carey Kaer, Troutdale police spokesperson, says an officer attempted to stop a Ford Taurus on Wednesday …
Posted by Mike Turner on January 9, 2014
Portland’s City Council supports its Park Bureau in denying a permit for the Hempstalk Festival. The event was criticized for lack of traffic control, litter, illegal camping and illegal use of drugs and alcohol by minors at last year’s festival at Kelly Point Park. Organizers say they’re willing to work with the city and say Waterfront Park is a better …
Posted by Steve Leader on January 9, 2014
Your Facebook and Twitter trails could factor into your future credit score. The Wall Street Journal reports a growing number of lenders, mainly startups that grant smaller loans, are already doing it.
Lenders are using social media not only to check creditworthiness, but also to check loan applicants identities.
Watchdog groups are growing concerned. One credit scoring company, FICO, says the concept …
Posted by Mike Turner on January 8, 2014
Lake Oswego city leaders voted to remove the historic designation from the city’s oldest house clearing the way for its destruction. Neighbors of the Carman House have been fighting to keep the home but are resigned to the fact that it will be sold to developers who will put in multiple housing on the 1.25 acres. Those who live nearby …