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Video: Poetry Smackdown

Local teen poets lay down samples of their vibrant verse in our web exclusive video.

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 03/23/2012

Vox Populi

Vox Populi: We Asked 100 People at a Timbers Game…

Portland Timbers fans sound off on the mayoral race, taxes, and superpowers.

  • Published 03/23/2012

Now Hear This

Music Review: A Wasteland Companion by M. Ward

Part-time Portlander M. Ward makes his way through the wilderness in "A Wasteland Companion".

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 03/23/2012

Now Read This

Glamour in Glass

Magic meets Jane Austen in a new novel by award-winning fantasy author Mary Robinette Kowal—reviewed by award-winning fantasy author Jay Lake!

  • By Jay Lake
  • Published 03/23/2012

Culturephile

Bump & Rhyme

Madison High librarian Nancy Sullivan inspires young poets to dream big.

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

Do This Now!

Develop a taste for bikes, beaters, coffee, and culture during the month of April.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

Five Questions with… Radiolab

Who or what is Radiolab? "Two free-floating particles going out together against the universe."

  • By Aaron Scott
  • Published 03/23/2012

PORTLAND GLOSSARY

Word on the Street: Jerrymandering

Do the French love Portland more than we do?

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

The Cleary Century

Follow the timeline of Beverly Cleary, the beloved kid-lit author from Klickitat Street.

  • By Will Lambeth
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

The Perfect Party

Clint Eastwood makes our day, Packy the elephant ages gracefully, and Cheryl Strayed spills the sugar at our Perfect Party table.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

Ink City

Portland’s astonishing comic-book community proves its super powers.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 03/23/2012

Eat & Drink

VIDEO

In the Kitchen with Tracy Oseran

Watch Urban Gleaners founder Tracy Oseran walk us through her simple and delicious recipe for a seasonal fava bean bruschetta

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 03/23/2012

Introducing

Introducing: Aviary

Aviary, an up-and-comer on the local restaurant radar that was damaged by a Fourth of July fire, returns bigger and better than ever.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 03/23/2012

Pour

Going Green

The Bent Brick’s Adam Robinson braves the stingers to put spring nettles in a glass.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 03/23/2012

Cellar Notes

Wine & Dine

To find the best food pairings in the Willamette Valley you need to know where to look.

  • By Condé Cox
  • Published 03/23/2012

RECIPE

Spring Gleaning

Urban Gleaner Tracy Oseran shares her recipe for fava bean bruschetta.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 03/23/2012

Restaurant Review

Decadence Returns

Behind artistic French compositions and towering soufflés, Noisette brings a taste of luxury to casual Portland.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 03/23/2012

Scene & Heard

Munch Monster

Got a monstrous case of the munchies? This verdant vending machine is the answer.

  • By Roxanne Myslewski
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

The Contenders

Local foodies should keep an eye on Portland's culinary competition.

  • By Will Lambeth
  • Published 03/23/2012

Mudroom

Buzz Kill

Costly coffee could put a cramp in our morning cup.

  • By Cari Hachmann
  • Published 03/23/2012

IN THE KITCHEN

Video: In the Kitchen with Tracy Oseran

Watch Urban Gleaners founder Tracy Oseran walk us through her simple and delicious recipe for a seasonal fava bean bruschetta.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 03/23/2012

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