Portland in the News: Storm Large on America’s Got Talent; To-go Cocktails; Moshow on Netflix & More! | June 17, 2021
Keep an eye on Portland singer Storm Large, who moved to the next round of “America’s Got Talent” this week, earning a standing ovation from all the judges.
Governor Brown has made to-go cocktails permanent in Oregon.
And city officials are considering what comes next for the pedestal atop Mount Tabor. Currently a temporary bust of York graces the monument but it won’t last forever.
Here’s a roundup of the goings-on in Portland this week:
- DJC Oregon: Eco-roofs growing into urban role in Portland
- KGW8: New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof reflects on growing up in Oregon and the struggles of rural America
- Willamette Week: Portland-Born Author Mitchell S. Jackson Has Won a Pulitzer Prize
- Food & Wine: The ‘Top Chef’ Guide to Portland
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