A group of Boeing retirees get together three days a week at Boeing's Gresham facility leading up to Christmas. The goal is, each year, to finish what organizer Kelly Broomall starts – the building of wooden toys to give away. (KOIN 6 News)

Elves at work: Boeing retirees give back

It’s still a few months until Christmas, but a group of Boeing retirees is already busy in their workshop – building toys as they’ve been do…

Dignity Village, a 501c3 non-profit corporation, has been out near PDX for almost 13 years, Oct. 7, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Dignity Village different from R2DToo

While the controversy over moving the Right 2 Dream Too camp to a spot in the Pearl District continues, the last time Portland wrestled with…

FILE - The Bagdad Theatre in Portland, Ore. Nov. 26, 2006. (Wikimedia Commons)

Historic Bagdad Theater getting remodel

The theater is closing for six weeks to get new seats, a new screen and a new digital sound system. When it reopens, it will show new releas…

After fire destroyed their building, Eola Hills Charter School moved to the Seventh Day Adventist Church in McMinnville, Oct. 7, 2013 (KOIN 6 News)

Fire moves charter school to church

It’s back to school but not back to normal for the 42 students at the Eola Hills Charter School after their school building burned to the gr…

Adding light rail or bus rapid transit to already crowded portions of Southwest Barbur Boulevard are among the challenges facing Metro planners. Undated photo. (Jon House/Portland Tribune)

SW Corridor Plan stirs up controversy

The clash is similar to the controversy over the Portland to Milwaukie Light Rail Project and the Portland Streetcar extension to Lake Osweg…