At Southeast Portland's Genoa, new chef brings bold colors to muted room
Earlier this year, Genoa a significant change, tapping former Carlyle and Fenouil chef Jake Martin to replace David Anderson. Under Martin, Genoa's kitchen shows off some serious skill -- particularly in its painterly eye for color and presentation. Yet five years after the restaurant first shut its doors, many of the issues that led to that closure remain.
Multnomah County official arrested - but not charged - in domestic violence incident
Lillian Shirley, head of Multnomah County's health department, was taken into custody and later released after confronting and allegedly biting her husband after he asked her for a divorce in an e-mail.
North Portland's Gotham Tavern closing. Again
The Gotham Tavern is closing on Saturday after six years in North Portland's Eliot neighborhood, the restaurant announced on Facebook.
Most complaints of alleged Portland police misconduct were dismissed in 2012
The reasons for dismissal could include lack of witnesses, lack of sufficient evidence to prove alleged misconduct, an officer could not be identified or the complaint was not timely, the report says.
Armed robber hits market in Southeast Portland
The armed robbery is the fourth in two days in Portland. Police don't know whether they are connected though some descriptions are similar.