Month: March 2019

5 New Foreclosures In The Portland Area

(Realtor) PORTLAND, OR — Are you hoping to buy a new house, but can’t spend too much? Why not check out foreclosed properties in the area? You might just find a diamond in the rough! Here is this week’s list of five new foreclosures on the market near you —…

Floating homeless shelter? Portland entrepreneur asks why not?

Dan Yates, the president of Portland Spirit Cruises, proposed to Mayor Ted Wheeler that the city buy this 370-foot vessel and convert it to shelter as many as 1,000 homeless people. (Photo via OceanMarine Brokerage Service) In a longshot effort to help the homeless, Dan Yates, president of Portland Spirit…

Musicians out thousands of dollars in equipment after vehicle break-ins in North Portland

PORTLAND, Ore. — Area musicians are out thousands of dollars in equipment and gear after vehicle break-ins in North Portland. “It’s just a giant middle finger to the face of musicians chasing their dreams,” said Jacob Westfall. Music is in Westfall’s blood. He loves it so much he dropped out…