Daily Archives: June 8, 2021


Oregon state song gets new lyrics without racist language

  Photo: Amy Shapiro By Samantha Swindler | The Oregonian/OregonLive The Oregon Legislature on June 7 approved changes to the lyrics of Oregon’s state song to make them more inclusive and to remove racist language. House Concurrent Resolution 11 modifies the lyrics, while keeping the same music of “Oregon, My Oregon,” to reflect the “significant…


Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall Marquee Enhancement Completed

  Portland’5 Centers for the Arts announced the completion of the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall marquee enhancements funded by a grant from Prosper Portland. The enhancements retain the historical architectural look and feel of the theatre at its opening as well as allow staff to remain focused on the guest experience and safety protocols when…