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LEGENDARY

The Lion's Song

Singer Thomas Mapfumo is an iconic cultural figure in his native Zimbabwe. How did he end up in Eugene?

  • By Eric Hansen
  • Published 01/20/2012

SAVE YOUR SOLES

Video: Well Cobbled

Those boots might be made for walking—but only for so long. See how Julie Derrick, owner of JD’s Shoe Repair, can save your soles.

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 01/20/2012

Desirables

Home Court Advantage

Resolve to exercise more in 2012? A home basketball or tennis court could help.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 01/08/2012

Rainmaker

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

Mudroom

The Shape We're In

The Rose City's latest movers and shakers are a diplomatic and cooperative bunch.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 12/23/2011

PEOPLE

The 50 Most Influential Portlanders

Who will define Portland in a new era? We asked around (and around some more) to discover this inspiring collection of movers, shakers, rising stars, and established figures with fresh ideas who are already changing the city.

  • By Amanda Waldroupe, Carl Abbott, Kate Moening, Derek Pettie, Meghan Ratliffe, Ashleigh Westmoreland, Ramona DeNies, Sarah Mirk, Benjamin Tepler, Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, Zach Dundas, Brian Barker, Randy Gragg, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 12/16/2011

VELO

True Grit

There's room to move in this grueling cycle sport where riders outnumber fans.

  • By Shoshanna Cohen
  • Published 12/16/2011

Holiday Giving

Helping Create Habitats for Humanity

Appreciating having a home, and making new homes for those who have none.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 12/04/2011

Out and About

Crafty Wonderland Returns

One stop shopping comes to the Convention Center December 10-11, as Portland’s creatives converge for a weekend extravaganza of visual art and handmade crafts.

  • By Kristin Belz
  • Published 11/26/2011

Back Page

Occupy Santa

The people of Portland have a few Yuletide demands.

  • Published 11/23/2011

Rainmaker

New Seasons

Local snowboarding CEO has outerwear ideas that go beyond the slopes.

  • By Ramona DeNies
  • Published 11/23/2011

Mudroom

Lasting Legacies

Pour some on the pavement for our dearly departed citizens.

  • By Meghan Ratliffe and Zach Dundas
  • Published 11/23/2011

Mudroom

Five Questions For: Greta Binford

Lewis & Clark’s splendid spider woman indulges her attraction to arachnids.

  • By Eleanor R. Brown
  • Published 11/23/2011

Scene & Heard

Shipping News

Take a look inside FedEx’s Troutdale nerve center.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 11/23/2011

Mudroom

New Money

A 13-year-old local lad takes philanthropy to heart.

  • By Ashleigh Westmoreland
  • Published 11/23/2011

BLAST OFF

Mile High Club

Ambitious rocketeers from Portland State University man a high-desert launchpad.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 11/18/2011

Mudroom

Wu’s Next?

David Wu's congressional seat has a storied past—and present.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 10/14/2011

Rainmaker

Mobile Money

The big financial institutions are having some serious PR problems. Perhaps it's high time for Portlander Alex Payne's startup business BankSimple.

  • By David Wolman
  • Published 10/14/2011

FEATURE

Light A Fire 2011

Our annual celebration of giving highlights the extraordinary work of 14 nonprofits and individuals working to better our community, from farmers who donate millions of pounds of food to fight hunger to high school students who help immigrants become Amer

  • By Lucy Burningham
  • Published 10/14/2011

Mudroom

Portland’s Thriving Defense Industry

How peace-loving Portland makes big bucks off America’s wars.

  • By Daniel Mollet
  • Published 09/21/2011
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