09-15-2019  6:59 pm   •   PDX Weather    •   SEA weather  

News Briefs

Below are fast-breaking news items.

Walidah Imarisha (Photo by Pete Shaw) 

At this event on July 23, author and educator Walidah Imarisha will lead participants through an interactive timeline of Black history in Oregon

READ MORE

Photo courtesy of Portland Parks & Recreation 

Project funded by Parks Bond, System Development Charges revitalizes North Portland swimming center

READ MORE

 

The collective, the first of its kind, hosted its first annual dinner in New York City.

READ MORE

Mark Zuckerberg F8 2019 Keynote (Photo by Anthony Quintano) 

The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights says they appreciate Facebook's work in the ongoing process to correct the company’s shortcomings.

READ MORE

Portland native and Miss Black Oregon US Ambassador 2019, Arya Morman 

Portland native and Miss Black Oregon US Ambassador 2019, Arya Morman, is More Than Pink and taking action in the fight against breast cancer.

READ MORE

 

Portland Police hires nine public safety support specialists and five new officers

READ MORE

Part of W. E. B. Du Bois’s albums of photographs exhibited at the Paris Exposition Universelle in 1900. Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division. 

In an exhibit at the 1900 Paris Exposition, W.E.B. Du Bois presented a remarkable portrait of African American life. A selection of these photographs and data charts at the Portland Art Museum invites visitors to critically engage with the visual dynamics of race. 

READ MORE

(Photo Courtesy: Woman of Wonder) 

Woman of Wonder chose three Washington women for its first scholarships.

READ MORE

 

A study found this practice to be safer.

READ MORE

 

Scholarships aim to build workforce for better care, better jobs

READ MORE

Recently Published by The Skanner News

  • Default
  • Title
  • Date
  • Random

mlkbreakfast2020 tickets 300x180

PBOT Drivers Advisory Committee
Calendar

Photo Gallery

Photos and slide shows of local events

Carpentry Professionals