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WANDERLUST

Paul Gerald's Favorite Places

The local writer and adventurer talks to us about Opal Creek, the magic of New Zealand, and the hazards of 24-hour layovers.

  • By Brooke Sahni
  • Published 10/27/2014

SLIDE SHOW

The World's Best Beards and Mustaches Compete In Portland (and Defy the Laws of Gravity)

The burliest beards from around the world converged on PDX, and a Portlander took home the prize. Check out our slide show of the winners and facial wonders.

  • By Matthew Schonfeld
  • Published 10/27/2014

READ 'EM AND EAT

Hot Cookbook Events in November

From the Pollan Family cookbook to a guide to cooking with non-wheat grains, Portland will draw some serious culinary talent in the coming weeks.

  • By Anna Loh
  • Published 10/27/2014

RETAIL

Cuteness Sensation Little Otsu Opens a Portland Shop

The local purveyor of adorable high-craft paper finally gets a hometown storefront.

  • By Brooke Sahni
  • Published 10/24/2014

DESIGN Q & A

Paxton Gate's Bizarre Menagerie of Skulls, Oddities, and...Raccoon Penis?

A spooky-season visit to North Mississippi's den of taxidermy, Victoriana, and general weirdness

  • By Brooke Sahni
  • Published 10/24/2014

SPORTS

Once More Unto the Breach: Timbers at FC Dallas

The odds are long: Portland’s only path to the postseason is a Vancouver loss and a Timbers win or draw.

  • By Mike Schwartz
  • Published 10/24/2014

ARTS NEWS

The Decemberists' Colin Meloy Announces New Album from a Brooklyn Street Corner

The Portland indie folk rockers have a new album on the way, or so the lead singer said to an impromptu audience gathered on a Williamsburg corner before playing one of the new songs.

  • By Matthew Schonfeld
  • Published 10/24/2014

BEST IN SHOW

How Michelle Lesniak Stole FashioNXT

In the sea of designers and bad behavior at the last two nights of FashioNXT, Michelle Lesniak's Depression-era collection trumped it all.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/24/2014

PORTLAND'S BEST NONPROFITS

Introducing Our 2014 Light a Fire Winners

Our 10th annual celebration of good deeds honors the individuals and organizations who make Portland a better place to live, love, give, and grow.

  • Published 10/24/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Lifetime Achievement: Kathy Oliver of Outside In

Helping homeless and low-income communities lead healthy, productive lives

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Executive Director: Andrew Proctor of Literary Arts

Broadening the diversity and scope of Portland’s literary empire

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Game Changing Project: All Hands Raised Partnership

Intervening at crucial moments in local schoolkids’ lives

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Board Member: Diane O'Connor

Advocating for the patients and survivors of an often misunderstood disease

  • By Kelly Clarke
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Inspiring Creativity: Portland Playhouse

Reimagining community theater with innovation and inclusivity

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Caring for the Planet: Lower Columbia Estuary Partnership

Restoring the Columbia River’s vital ecosystems

  • By Caleb Diehl
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Most With The Least: Urban Gleaners

Tackling food waste by redistributing excess to those who need it most

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Best New Nonprofit: College Possible

Attacking the poverty cycle by teaming up with low-income students

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Exceptional Community Contribution: Operation Pitch Invasion

Unleashing the power of organized fandom on soccer’s grassroots

  • By Margaret Seiler
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Volunteer: Connie Kramer of Store to Door

Helping seniors and those with disabilities live full, independent lives

  • By Allison Jones
  • Published 10/23/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Keeping Us Healthy: Zenger Farm

Cultivating healthy eaters in the Northwest

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 10/23/2014
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