What’s Happening in PDX Archive

Distracted Driving – Oregon Drivers Are No Longer Allowed to Hold Cellphones While Driving as of 10-1

There’s no denying that distracted driving is a serious problem in the United States, especially in Oregon, where we PDX People drive with our cell phone in one hand while steering our vehicles with the other hand. What more people don’t know is that as of October 1st 2017, distracted driving is now illegal in …

Rooftop Eating at Altabira

On July 31st, five chefs who have the most online votes will win a trip to the historic James Beard (a native Portlander) House in New York to put their most well-crafted burger on display at an exclusive event where customers will vote on their favorites. This event, The Blended Burger Project, challenges chefs from …

The Trevor Project at the Red Star Tavern

Longtime LGBTQ rights supporter Kimpton Hotels recently teamed up with Foresters Financial to hold a silent auction and fundraising gala to raise awareness for The Trevor Project. PDX People was proud to be there reporting on it, with exclusive comments from The Trevor Project’s Development Officer, Stephanie Mesones Alvarado. Held inside the Red Star Tavern, …