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COMEDY

The 11 Best Jokes from the Bridgetown Comedy Festival

Funny people flocked to Portland this weekend for the ninth annual fest. Here are the moments that made us laugh longest and hardest.

  • By Lisa Dunn, Rebecca Jacobson, Katie Vaughan, and Marty Patail
  • Published 06/06/2016

BREAKING NEWS

Verde Cocina Announces New N Mississippi Outpost

The farm-fresh Mexican café will take over the North Light space in late June.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 06/03/2016

FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Bigwig Chef Collaborations at JolieLaide, Baja Wine Dinners at Xico, and More Portland Food Events

… including a gnocchi fundraiser at Nostrana, cooking classes at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and seafood boils at Teutonic Wine Company.

  • By Michelle Porter
  • Published 06/03/2016

BEER ME

12 New Breweries That Got Us Like OMG

With six open right now—and another six set to launch soon—we are seriously about to lose control. (And we definitely like it.)

  • By Marty Patail and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 06/02/2016

FILM

Portland’s Lost Boys Are Coming to a Screen Near You

A group of this city’s homeless youth are the protagonists of a new documentary, following them as they make their own film version of Peter Pan.

  • By Fiona McCann
  • Published 06/02/2016

MUSIC

June: A Month of Portland Concerts in 20 Songs

From legendary filmmaker and composer John Carpenter to local R&B favorite Kimberly Monique, Portland in June promises a killer lineup of live performances.

  • By Lisa Dunn and Rebecca Jacobson
  • Published 06/02/2016

POMO PICKS

Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 2–5

Hot, hot, hot. Yes, the weather. But also the weekend, stacked with comedy, Afro-Caribbean dance music, murderous barbers, make-believe islands, and nuclear photography.

  • By Kailla Coomes, Rebecca Jacobson, and Ramona DeNies
  • Published 06/02/2016

HEALTHY EVENTS

Have a Healthy, Happy June with These Local Wellness Events

Practice yoga in Pioneer Courthouse Square, learn the secrets to a great night's sleep, brew your own kombucha, and show off your birthday suit on the World Naked Bike Ride.

  • By Kailla Coomes
  • Published 06/02/2016

HAPPENINGS

June Is Here! Style Events and Sales Abound

From fashion installations to a demented dress-up scavenger hunt, here are stylish ways to spend the next two weeks.

  • By Claire Colby
  • Published 06/02/2016

FASHION NEWS

Portlanders Pay Tribute to Tumbleweed Boutique Founder Kara Lynn Larson

Portland's fashion community lost one of its founding members last week to cancer. Her peers pay tribute to a designer ahead of her time.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 06/01/2016

AIRPORT LOVE

British Invasion? Delta to Launch Nonstop PDX Flight to London

This time next year, PDX's largest global carrier will debut a red-eye flight to Heathrow.

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 06/01/2016

EAT HERE NOW

Where to Eat This Week

From fried chicken and roti at Hat Yai to cider flights at Bushwhacker, these are the things you must eat and drink this week.

  • By Eat Beat Team
  • Published 06/01/2016

THE LONG PLAY

PODCAST: Courtenay Hameister on Dating and Mating in Portland

The writer and former Live Wire host logged 28 first dates in a year, all entered on her Excel spreadsheet. She dishes on the data-paved road to love.

  • By Fiona McCann and Sika Stanton
  • Published 06/01/2016

RESTAURANT AND BAR UPDATES

Portland Food News to Chew

Natural Selection to close, a former Bluehour chef launches a Chinese food pop-up, and Lardo’s owners get sued, again.

  • By Michelle Porter
  • Published 05/31/2016

BIRD: ON IT

Yes, Portland Has an Official Bird—for 30 Years Now

As Great Blue Heron Week enters its 30th year, we answer all your burning questions. Like, which beer should I drink to celebrate, and what poem should I recite?

  • By Marisa Russell
  • Published 05/31/2016

FASHION SHOW

Students Aim to Alter Perspectives with a Fashion-Meets-Art Experience

The Art Institute and Aveda collaborate on a fashion installation, art experience, and senior showcase.

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 05/31/2016

STATE PARKS

Go Wild for Oregon State Parks Day—It's All Free!

This weekend, Oregon goes full-on mad for state parkland—waiving fees for day use, camping, crabbing, and even hot dogs. Here's where to go to get the best park perks.

  • By Marisa Russell
  • Published 05/31/2016

SOCCER

Thorns Keep a Clean Sheet against Reign Rivals

The Portland Thorns passed a crucial test in a home draw against Seattle Reign this weekend. Here are our takeaways from the game.

  • By Katelyn Best
  • Published 05/31/2016

COMEDY

Eight Can't-Miss Shows at the 2016 Bridgetown Comedy Festival

All-lady lineups. Comic deconstruction. Heaps of hometown (and formerly hometown) heroes. Here are our top bets for this year's fest.

  • By Rebecca Jacobson and Marty Patail
  • Published 05/27/2016

HEALTH NEWS

Oregon Quietly Increases Protections for Transgender Students

While other states battle Obama over bathroom rights, our department of education is fostering safe learning environments for everyone.

  • By Molly Woodstock
  • Published 05/27/2016
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