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POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Feb 11–14

Bill Maher hits the Schnitz, Grace Potter plays the Roseland, and the Symphony does a live-score Star Trek. Plus: vice-riddled tales of Portland and the Contemporary Northwest Art Awards. It's the weekend—seize it.

  • By Rebecca Jacobson, Alex Keith, and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 02/11/2016

ESSAY

Why Portlanders Have More in Common With The Bundy Militiamen Than We Think

The "occupation" just ended, but the militia movement isn't going anywhere. We’re all bound by the complex history and future of the West.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/11/2016

GIFTS

Galentine’s Day? Bromancing? V-Day For the Unattached But Well-Friended Portlander

Valentine’s Day, unlike Paris, isn’t just for lovers.

  • By Caitlin Collins
  • Published 02/10/2016

EAT THIS NOW

Where to Eat This Week

From Phat Sii Ew at Sen Yai to Sourdough IPA pouring from taps all around Portland, these are the things you must eat and drink right now.

  • By Eat Beat Team
  • Published 02/09/2016

BREAKING NEWS

The Scoop on Bar Casa Vale, the Upcoming Spanish Spot from Olympia Provisions' Nate Tilden

What to expect at the restaurant and bar kingpin’s new project: “big-ass flames, Spanish braises, and major sherries.”

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 02/09/2016

LITERARY MAGAZINES

These 5 Local Literary Magazines Want Your Winter Scribblings

Did you survive the winter by scrawling short stories? Now's the time to find your fans. Start local, with these five submission-friendly literary magazines.

  • By Jack Rushall
  • Published 02/09/2016

CAT NEWS

Purrington’s Celebrates One Year—and 146 Cat Adoptions!

Portland’s beloved cat café recently passed the one year mark—and the first cat lounge in the Pacific Northwest may have started a trend.

  • By Sarah Hopwood
  • Published 02/09/2016

TECH

App Developer Panic Switches Gears with Video Game "Firewatch," a Mystery Set in the Remote Wilderness

Dropping today, the game places you in a fire lookout with nothing but a radio and your wits.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/09/2016

FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

The Chowder Challenge Returns, Foster's Craft Cooking Holds a Secret Supper, and More Portland Food Events

…including the spirit-forward Toast tasting, a five-course “dirt” dinner, and a weekend of wining and dining at Newberg’s Allison Inn & Spa.

  • By Alex Keith
  • Published 02/08/2016

GOOD EATS

Seaweed: It’s What’s for Dinner

Learn why that slimy sea gunk has become a trendy, sustainable superfood.

  • By Sylvia Randall-Muñoz
  • Published 02/08/2016

WEB SERIES

How Do You Make a Hit Web Series? The Creators of One Portland Show Have Some Answers

The Benefits of Gusbandry is generating national buzz. Creator Alicia J. Rose tells us how it all came about.

  • By Jack Rushall
  • Published 02/05/2016

WEEKEND AWAY

Impress Your Person with a Valentine's Day Getaway

Don't let V-Day get you down. This year, surprise your sweetie with a trip out of town.

  • By Sarah Hopwood
  • Published 02/05/2016

V-Day Cheat Sheet

Valentine’s Day for the Portland Nontraditionalist

Candlelight and rose petals not your thing? No worries: we’ve got sweet alternatives to keep you and your honey happy.

  • By Alex Keith
  • Published 02/05/2016

V-DAY CHEAT SHEET

Valentine’s Day: The Take-Home Edition

Whether you’re flying solo or flocking together, we’ve rounded up Portland’s best Valentine’s Day treats to savor from your love nest.

  • By Alex Keith
  • Published 02/05/2016

HOLIDAY EATS

How to Celebrate Fat Tuesday, Portland-Style

Grab your beads and party down with these Mardi Gras-loving Portland restaurants.

  • By Alex Keith
  • Published 02/05/2016

Super Bowl

Grub Guide: Portland's 2016 Super Bowl Eats

We’ve got the spread covered with a list of go-to Portland eateries screening the big game, along with a few gut-busting specials you can enjoy from your couch.

  • By Alex Keith
  • Published 02/04/2016

POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: Feb 4–7

David Cross and Karen Russell, Sabertooth Microfest and awesome openings at PAM and Portland Playhouse. Plus! Check out those nighttime winter lights overhead at OMSI.

  • By Jack Rushall, Sylvia Randall-Muñoz, and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 02/04/2016

ART AND CRAFT

Portland's Museum of Contemporary Craft to Close Its Davis Street Doors

The oldest continuously running craft institution in the United States is on the move, finding a new home in the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer Center for Art and Design.

  • By Alex Keith
  • Published 02/04/2016

THEATER

Portland-Raised Playwright Tanya Barfield Talks Race and Writing

The award-winning playwright is in town to open a season of her work at Profile Theatre. She told us what it's like to see her work staged in Portland for the first time, and why she's both sad and glad we're ready to talk about race.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 02/04/2016

NATURAL PATH

Six Secrets to Fighting Seasonal Affective Disorder

The struggle is real, but these simple solutions can make a huge difference.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 02/03/2016
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