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VENTURES

Taking the Start-Up Scene from PDX to Gaza

Pierced, tattooed, and driven, Tom Sperry goes rogue in the world of Portland investing.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/03/2014

STYLE

Portland Fashion's Mini-Mogul Cassie Ridgeway

How the 26-year-old designer and owner of Southeast Hawthorne boutique Mag-Big nurtures Portland's local style scene

  • By Eden Dawn
  • Published 03/03/2014

LONG STORY SHORT

Kristen Murray: Dessert Whiz

The makings of the sweet chef behind Maurice—downtown's new "pastry luncheonette"

  • By Marnie Hanel and Nicolle Clemetson
  • Published 03/03/2014

NEWS

Legal Weed is Coming! Are We Ready?

Oregon may vote to legalize recreational marijuana in 2014. As the drug war winds down, we explore Oregon's current cannabis landscape.

  • By Doug Fine
  • Published 03/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Game-changing Project

Recognizes an innovative collaboration that generates a transformative impact for one or more nonprofits

  • Published 02/17/2014

VOX POPULI

Take our Real Estate Survey!

It's free, anonymous, and you can win $100 to spend at Doug Fir.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/13/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Caring for the Planet

Awarded to an organization working in the fields of sustainability, conservation, or natural resources protection

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Most with the Least

Awarded to an organization effecting significant change with minimal resources and fewer than five paid staff members

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Executive Director

Awarded to the chief executive officer of a nonprofit whose work transforms his/her organization and the larger community.

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Board Member

Awarded to a person whose services as a member of a nonprofit organization’s board enhances that organization’s operations and improves the greater community.

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Keeping Us Healthy

Awarded to an organization that helps us take care of ourselves—mentally or physically

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Best New Nonprofit

Awarded to an organization incorporated after January 1, 2012

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Lifetime Achievement

Awarded to a person who shows tireless commitment to the nonprofit community over a lifetime of service

  • Published 02/03/2014

PROFILE

Death Becomes Her

The "Green Reaper" of Boring, Oregon finds a calling—and a fresh start for an industry in flux—with wicker caskets, backyard burials, and free baby hugs.

  • By Nancy Rommelmann
  • Published 02/03/2014

BACKPAGE

Test Your Portland IQ

Can you name all of the streets in Northwest Portland's Alphabet District? Neither could the Portland Monthly staff.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/03/2014

VENTURES

Point 97's Ocean Conservation Apps Make Waves

A Ecotrust spin-off from local data navigator Ruby Gates steers high-tech solutions out to sea.

  • By Cari Johnson
  • Published 02/03/2014

BIG PICTURE

Living the Wookiee Life with Neon Werewolf

Portlander Mako Miyamoto's photo project brings out the Chewbacca in all of us.

  • By Caitlin Feldman
  • Published 02/03/2014

DEVELOPMENT

Downtown's PSU District Gets a Makeover

The city's southern end is waking up, with new projects aiming to tap the college-crowd population boom

  • By Cari Johnson
  • Published 02/03/2014

POETRY

Portland's Latest Prize-Winning Poet Remembers William Stafford

National Book Award winner Mary Szybist reflects on Oregon's verse icon.

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 02/03/2014

MOVERS & SHAKERS

The Perfect Party: February 2014

A made-up mash-up of the month's most fascinating people, from a teenage fencing sensation to the Belmont Goats

  • By Matty Newton
  • Published 02/03/2014
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