Month: February 2019

Tech company eyes Portland real estate sector

Joe Denother, general manager, Opendoor A new app streamlines residential housing deals. Joe Denother opens an app on his cellphone; up pops a map with the locations of dozens of houses for sale in the Portland metro area. He clicks on one property in the suburb of Tigard, the software…

These Portland metro schools have the highest rates of unvaccinated students

PORTLAND, Ore. — Oregon has the dubious distinction of having the highest percentage of kindergartners skipping vaccinations for nonmedical reasons in the country, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. For the 2017-18 school year, Oregon’s rate of nonmedical exemptions was 7.5 percent vs. a U.S….