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The journey is the vacation on this 35-hour train trip

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Once prized and profitable, beachfront real estate can now be a losing proposition

Under normal circumstances, the six-bedroom oceanfront home on Oregon’s northern coast would be a sought-after haven for summer beachgoers. With a hot tub and a swimming pool, the Tuscan-style residence spans 3,300 square feet and includes sweeping views of the … Continue reading

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Kargi Gogo opens Georgian restaurant in NE Portland

Kargi Gogo, the former Portland food cart dedicated to Georgian cuisine, opened in July as a brick and mortar restaurant on Northeast Alberta Street. The restaurant specializes in khachapuri cheese breads and kninkaki dumplings — and if those names aren’t a … Continue reading

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Southern Oregon Coast Pride Day

A Nae Nae, of Portland, performs Saturday during a Southern Oregon Coast Pride day that included a drag show at Shark Bite’s Cafe. …read more at https://theworldlink.com/multimedia/southern-oregon-coast-pride-day/collection_ded706ab-a759-5419-9957-ba33fc56c20e.html

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Grant’s Getaways: Kite Festival

ROCKAWAY BEACH, Ore. — There’s a high-flying reason to visit the Oregon Coast this weekend! Kite flyers from across the country are landing in Tillamook County’s Rockaway Beach to show off their talents and their kites. I joined a local … Continue reading

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How To Clean Sand: Volunteers Take On Microplastics At Oregon …

Valerie Schockelt (left) and Kerry Lyons use a microplastics filtration device to filter sand on Cannon Beach with iconic Haystack Rock in the background. Joseph Winters, OPB/EarthFix How do you clean all the sand on a beach? A group of volunteers didn’t … Continue reading

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Your Ultimate Guide To West Coast Cannabis Tourism

Cannabis tourism is really taking off, with many desirably dank destinations available for visitation. Plan a pit stop, or a pot stop, with The Fresh Toast’s guide to West-Coast pot tourism. The Flow Cannabis Institute in Redwood Valley, Mendocino County, … Continue reading

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Once prized and profitable, beachfront real estate can now be a losing proposition

Under normal circumstances, the six-bedroom oceanfront home on Oregon’s northern coast would be a sought-after haven for summer beachgoers. With a hot tub and a swimming pool, the Tuscan-style residence spans 3,300 square feet and includes sweeping views of the … Continue reading

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Young salmon shark spotted on Oregon Coast

NEWPORT, Ore. — People have been reporting juvenile salmon sharks washing up along the West Coast. Recently one was found at Nye beach in Newport. Oregon Coast Aquarium Director of Animal Husbandry Jim Burke says this often happens in late … Continue reading

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Visitor volume is down on the coast

The Associated Press ASTORIA — The number of visitors staying in a hotel or rental home on the Oregon Coast dipped slightly last year, but overall spending grew to nearly $2 billion. But many hotel operators have not felt the … Continue reading

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