Despite what a recent USPS mailer claims, Oregon voters do not need to request a mail-in ballot. If you’re registered to vote, your ballot will automatically be mailed to you.

Oregon Ballet Theatre is traveling to various outdoor locations around the city for “OBT Moves.”

And Pearl District businesses are making NW 13th more pedestrian friendly with food plazas and outdoor seating.

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As giant fires burn large paths through parts of Oregon, community aid groups are banding together to help refugees.

Thousands of unemployed Oregonians are eligible for $300 weekly bonuses.

And although though we can’t go see them, the Vaux’s swifts are still roosting in the chimney at Chapman Elementary School by the thousands.

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After a protester tagged a church in SE Portland, Imago Dei decided to turn it into a mural.

Local businessman and philanthropist Jordan Schnitzer has established a Black Lives Matter Artist Grant Program.

Don’t know how to help during the pandemic? Eater has created a guide of how to give, volunteer opportunities and food banks in the Portland Metro area.

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The North Greeley Avenue bike path is set to reopen soon with large barriers that will protect bicyclists from heavy trucks & debris.

The Oregon-made film The Rental is the No. 1 movie in the country this week.

And the pandemic hasn’t derailed Portland Diamond Project’s efforts to bring Major League Baseball to Portland.

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The pandemic has brought a new appreciation to Portland’s e-scooters, which have seen ridership soar to above pre-COVID levels.

SE Portland is now home to a new BIPOC-led Farmers Market: Come Thru Farmers Market.

And hundreds of Portland mothers made international headlines this week when they joined Portland’s Black Lives Matter demonstrations.

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