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STEALS AND DEALS

Your Passport to Portland's Epic Labor Day Sales

You have a three day weekend, might as well spend it getting killer deals on everything from clothing to furniture.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/03/2015
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OKTOBERFEST

Oktoberfest in PDX: The Definitive Guide

As the country’s beer-touting capital, we take the Bavarian festival seriously. Dust off your lederhosen and check out our complete list of Portland's Oktoberfest celebrations.

  • By Katie Vaughan
  • Published 09/03/2015
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CULTURE CALL SHEET

The Latest in Portland Arts News

The 'Gusbandry' web series premieres at the Portland Film Festival on Friday. Plus good news for Portland's arts community: there's a new theater space coming to Old Town this fall.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 09/03/2015
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POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Sept 3–6

Winding up summer with the Oregon Symphony's Waterfront Concert, the Portland Film Festival, and Art in the Pearl. And! Ben Harper, Bill Papas, and riot grrrls.

  • By Megan Haverman and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 09/02/2015
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THEATER

Our Guide to Portland Fall Theater

From World War I–era Bavaria to an ice-bound ship in the Arctic, via Havana under Fidel and the Sacramento Gold Rush, here are 15 plays to put on your fall calendar.

  • By Fiona McCann and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 09/02/2015
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MUSIC

Viva La Gente: Edna Vazquez's Mass-Funded Music

Portland's onetime mariachi queen wrote a record about loneliness—but it was a community of supporters that brought it to life.

  • By Brandon Staley
  • Published 09/02/2015
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Sponsored Content

Arianna Huffington to Keynote PSU Gala

Since 1999 the Simon Benson Awards Dinner has raised more than $8.1 million for PSU.

  • Published 09/02/2015
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FIRST IMPRESSIONS

Despite a French Menu and Location Nostalgia, Renard is Not St. Jack

The storied corner restaurant's successor brings accessible, vanilla French to Clinton.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 09/02/2015
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TREAT YO SELF

Portland's Back to School Spa Specials

The city's kids are back in school—now it's your turn to take a late-summer break.

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 09/02/2015
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VIDEO

Corrina Repp's New Video Is Froot Looped Crazy

The new Portland-made video for Corinna Repp's song "Woods" has just been released, and it's all kinds of crazy. We talked to local video maker Jay Winebrenner about the loopy logic behind it, and why it features women with Froot Loops on their faces.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 09/01/2015
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WE HEART VIDEO

Cute Commercials for Socks?

Sock it To Me releases an adorable indie campaign of funny videos about, you guessed it, socks.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 09/01/2015
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Food and Drink Events

The Eat Beat Weekly Planner: Food Events for Every Kind of Eater

Pop-ups inside pop-ups, Japanese pickles at Olympia Provisions, couscous at TBA, and much more.

  • By Katie Vaughan
  • Published 09/01/2015
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Sponsored Content

Fall into Home with Neil Kelly

Make your home your favorite place to be on long winter evenings.

  • Published 08/31/2015
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BRIGHT IDEA

A Local Nonprofit Offers Health Products to Families in Need

Live. Treat. Heal. Repeat.'s mission? Bringing deodorant, toothpaste, feminine hygiene products, and other basic staples to those reliant on SNAP, the nutritional assistance program that doesn't cover these essential goods.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 08/31/2015
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SPECIAL EVENTS

5 Reasons to Check out Rose City Comic Con

Carrie Fisher! Bitch Planet! “Personhood in Battlestar Galactica!” You don't want to miss the fun coming to town September 19-20.

  • By Rachel Sandstrom
  • Published 08/31/2015
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NEWS

For Lummi Nation, a PDX Stop; for Mayor Hales, a Photo Op

A massive totem pole travels up the Columbia River with First Nations protesters, pauses in Portland for a blessing.

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 08/28/2015
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FOOD EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Pizza Social at Ned Ludd

The wood-fired eatery’s much beloved pizza Mondays have blossomed into chef collaborations, with Portland’s best pie slingers and avant-thinkers making guest appearances.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 08/28/2015
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GEAR UP

Discount Gear Retailer The Clymb Hosts Weekend Pop-up Market

This weekend, drink free beer and get outdoor gear on the cheap at the Clymb's second annual pop-up market.

  • By Brandon Staley
  • Published 08/28/2015
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POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Aug 27–30

Y La Bamba's triumphant rooftop return! A cross-city bike tour of Portland's sweet new murals! Norwegian electropop and Pink Martini! James Franco's nose hairs (ok, maybe)!

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 08/27/2015
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CULTURE CALL SHEET

The Latest in Portland Arts News—Toby Froud In New Gallery Show

Plus a Portland musician's five-year court battle, last call for OBA submissions, Post5's team change and new shows of Disney on Ice Presents Frozen.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 08/27/2015
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Sponsored Content

Portland Japanese Garden says ‘Sayonara Until Spring’

Popular PDX landmark closes on September 8 for six months of expansion construction.

  • Published 08/27/2015
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ARCHITECTURE & GNOME DESIGN

A Giant Gnome Will Lord Over Beaverton's Coolest Apartment Complex

A '70s-meets-Portlandia makeover anoints an elfin mascot to capture its quirky design aspirations.

  • By Rachel Sandstrom
  • Published 08/27/2015
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MUSIC

Listen to The Lonesome Billies' New Track (And Find Out Why They're Portland's Answer to the Spice Girls)

From seeds to tumbleweeds, Portland's own Lonesome Billies delivers classic country with an edge. So what's with the Spice Girls comparison? 

  • By Megan Haverman
  • Published 08/27/2015
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FILM FESTIVAL

Out Is Very In At The Portland Film Festival

Our quirky, crazy, super-cool film fest takes over town next week. Start with these seven picks.

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 08/27/2015
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THEATER

NT Live Encore Festival Brings London Theatre to Portland—in High Definition

Some of the biggest stars in theater are bringing their acclaimed live performances to Portland—on video. It’s the NT live Encore Festival, and it's coming in high definition to a theatre near you. 

  • By Alex Madison
  • Published 08/27/2015
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