Portland, OR (PRWEB) October 2, 2007
Everyone knows that Oregon weather is unpredictable. Timely weather reports are essential. Rain and related traffic issues are among many real-time local news topics, including sports and politics, which are continually updated at http://www.oregonlive.com.
Read, listen, watch, be part of the conversation. OregonLive.com provides a quick overview of the most current news plus numerous options for visitors. Community updates, breaking stories, weather, traffic, entertainment, sports, politics and state, national and international news are all covered in depth on hundreds of pages. Chats, blogs and the option to post pictures and comments all provide exciting interactive opportunities. The new Oregon Reddit allows visitors to share, rank and comment on Oregon local news stories.
There are more photos, videos, news stories and updates for Oregon and Southwest Washington on this site than are available anywhere else. Ben Sherman, Editor-in-Chief of OregonLive.com states, "We have a robust site with something for everyone in the community. The depth and breadth of continually updated news and information -- from the Portland Trail Blazers to the Oregon Legislature -- is something we take great pride in."
Join the team. The opportunity to actively participate is here for all the news - including sports. Sports fans can catch live audio of high school football teams all around the state or join the weekly chat as special guests talk about the Trail Blazers. Follow high school, college and professional sports with in-depth, updated stats, pictures and commentary. OregonLive.com real-time & local news offers visitors more information, more often.
Follow the leader. OregonLive.com focuses on the local market. News, specific to Oregon communities, is continually updated. Since OregonLive.com is affiliated with The Oregonian and Hillsboro Argus, the news is comprehensive. The Oregonian is the oldest continuously published newspaper on the West Coast and has the largest circulation of any newspaper in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest.
OregonLive.com is already a popular site. Visitors return again and again, throughout the day and week, for local news, information and classified ads. Oregon residents start their day with a visit to the site because they expect, and get, comprehensive local news and information. "OregonLive.com is a destination where people come together to share, debate and collaborate, creating communities. We strive to be the heart and voice of those communities, providing local information in real-time and focusing on what is most important to residents of Oregon and Southwest Washington. The number of visitors coming to OregonLive.com is growing steadily, contributing to and further enriching our communities," according to Candy Olson, President of OregonLive.com.
OregonLive.com, based in Portland, OR, is an affiliate of Advance Internet, Inc. (http://www.advanceinternet.com), a leading creator of highly interactive, online community-based news and information Web sites created in alliance with over 36 newspapers owned and operated by Advance Publications Inc., and its subsidiaries, including The Oregonian and Hillsboro Argus. In addition to OregonLive.com, Advance Internet, Inc. develops and manages nine other local Web sites including al.com; cleveland.com MassLive.com; MLive.com; NJ.com, NOLA.com; PennLive.com; SILive.com; syracuse.com and two specialty Web sites, gulflive.com and MardiGras.com.