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Five Questions For…Ancient Portland

The history of Portland goes much, much further back than you think. Lewis and Clark simply jumped on the bandwagon.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/23/2011


Fantasy Mayor 2012

We're wondering about the viability of a certain disgraced Italian leader.

  • Published 12/23/2011


Do This Now!

We've sniffed out soul music, cyberpunk, and savvy canines this month.

  • Published 12/23/2011

Scene & Heard

Lucky Monday

Fun and new friends are an easy score at Bourbon and Bingo.

  • Published 12/23/2011

Long Story [Short]

The Blacksmith

Timberline Lodge has its own blacksmith hammering out exquisite ornamental touches.

  • By Paul Lindholdt
  • Published 12/23/2011


Mobile Mappers

Feeling lost at Powell's or the Portland Art Museum? There's an app for that.

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 12/23/2011

Vox Populi

Vox Populi: We Asked 100 People at the Holiday Ale Fest…

We poll the locals at the Holiday Ale Fest about beer, politics, and baby names.

  • Published 12/23/2011


Word on the Street: a Portland Glossary

  • Published 12/23/2011


Avant Bard

A new piano-pounding narrator gives Shakespeare's _Cymbeline_ a jazzy jolt.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/23/2011

Now Hear This

Music Review: La Grande by Laura Gibson

Portland songstress finds mystery and excitement in new emotional territory.

  • By Kate Moening
  • Published 12/23/2011

Now Read This

Crazy Enough

Storm Large's manic memoir is a ragamuffin to rock-star story.

  • By Anne Adams
  • Published 12/23/2011


The Perfect Party

Richard Lariviere's hat, a sharpshooting lady Viking, and a revolutionary rooster earn seats at the table.

  • Published 12/23/2011


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