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State of Refuge

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 07/22/2011

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Parks have always been a battle between expenses and aesthetics.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 06/29/2011

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Parks Near and Far

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 05/20/2011

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Food insecurity in Oregon has created a push for community-farming programs.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 04/22/2011

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A Yeon Centennial

After a century of conservationist work, collection of art and architecture, John Yeon finally gets the recognition he has long deserved.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/09/2011

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Golden Goals

With the Portland Timbers' first season as an MLS team fast approaching, over 10,000 season tickets have been sold. The question is, can the low-budget "Timbers Army" fan base that has been with the team for 10 seasons in an obscure second-tier league sur

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/11/2011

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Private Eye

Randy Gragg gives some insight into the idea that the steady influx of East-coasters has contributed to the growing interest in private-school education in Oregon.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 01/14/2011

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Bridge of Sighs

The rush-hour creep between Vancouver and Portland could lead almost anyone to conclude that traffic on the I-5 bridge over the Columbia River will only get worse.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 12/22/2010

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December Muses

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 11/17/2010

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The Eat Beat

Portland Monthly welcomes local restaurant critic Karen Brooks as the new Food Editor just in time for the annual Best Restaurants issue.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 10/07/2010

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Homework

Welcome! The Central East side is OPEN.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 09/13/2010

TAXES

Political Stagecraft

Portland Monthly Editor in Chief Randy Gragg takes a look and Portland's possible new culture tax.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 08/16/2010

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Bootstrap Medicis

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 07/14/2010

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Hop Love

Editor-in-Chief, Randy Gragg, compellingly addresses Oregon's wine/beer rivalry: why is wine given so much attention, when beer is, arguably, more important, and at least equally as loved?

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 06/11/2010

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Campfire Tale

Editor-in-Chief, Randy Gragg, spooks readers with the tale of his first Oregon camping adventure.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 05/21/2010

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Rearview Mirror

The Oregon Historical Society is the West Coast’s third-largest historical archive and has been in operation for 112 years. But without a fast-acting helping hand, OHS could face a phased shutdown. The reason? No surprise: lack of operating money.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 04/15/2010

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Finding Home

Editor-in-Chief Randy Gragg reflects on his past homes and the future of the Portland housing market.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/15/2010

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Accidental Foodie

Editor in Chief Randy Gragg compares Portland's gourmet scene to other cities, particularly Boston. This spring, the International Association of Culinary Professionals will hold its annual conference in Portland.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 02/02/2010

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City of Schools

After years of cloudiness and uncertainty for Portland Public Schools, the skies are beginning to clear as enrollment increases due to the influx of children from the 20- and 30- somethings that have migrated here for years.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 01/19/2010

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Postmodern Pilgrimage

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 12/10/2009
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