New cleaning service, Cub Cleaners, puts a sexy spin on scrubbing the floor.
The Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) and the Beth Allen Law firm, of Portland, recently sent a complaint to two professional psychiatric associations urging them to investigate the unethical use of conversion therapy by a Portland psychiatrist. The SPLC also launched an online tool that informs users of conversion therapists near them and offers people [...]
The much-anticipated 5th studio release of dual Portlanders/Londoners The Gossip is finally here and it’s everything and more you expect from the trio behind 2006’s breakthrough release Standing in the Way of Control. A blend of soul, gospel, rock, funk, disco, and punk, Gossip is comprised of body positive vocalist Beth Ditto, guitarist Nathan Howdeshell, [...]
Portland Pride means something different to everyone, whether it is a chance to showcase the community’s accomplishments or a chance for day-time drinking on Stark Street. But officially, in recent years, Pride has meant two things: the parade and the festival on the waterfront. That’s going to change this year. The nonprofit that runs the [...]
Paul Anthony Martinson, 39, still faces charges of assault, intimidation and criminal mischief in connection with an event on March 14 in downtown Portland outside the Silverado. Martinson is alleged to have assaulted a gay couple while making anti-gay slurs and then vandalizing their car. A few days later Martinson reached out via voice mail [...]
President Obama became the first President to come out in support of same-sex marriage, when he spoke in support of of the freedom to marry on ABC’s Good Morning America in May. “Today’s announcement is historic and it is a pivotal moment for the freedom to marry in Oregon and the nation. We’ll want to [...]
Portland Black Pride 2012 begins on June 6 with Queens of the Night, a hip hop and drag show at Local Lounge (NE MLK/Femont). The official kick off the next evening will feature DJ Common Denominator at the same venue. The Portland Black Pride Summit at Portland Community College-Cascade Campus ( 75 N. Killingsworth), on [...]