Oregon’s historic wildfires continue to test communities already spread thin by a year of hardships. Across Portland, neighborhood businesses made the decision to protect their … Keep Reading ››
Lents has a proud agricultural legacy with the Zenger Farm/Urban Grange, the International Farmers Market, and widespread home-farming and gardening. But beyond the gardens, at the intersection of Foster Rd and I-205, lay busy storefronts where shop owners know their customers by name. Lents is one of Portland’s most culturally mixed neighborhoods, accommodating a much-higher-than-average percentage of foreign-born residents, with English being spoken in little more than half its households.