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Vox Populi

What are the most tiresome Portland stereotypes? How spiritual is the city? What's the deal with Kitzhaber? We asked you, and here are your answers.

  • Published 12/16/2009

Mudroom

Unspoken Word

On the heels of Megan McMorris' _P.S. What I Didn't Say_, a Portland native scours schools, churches, and prisons for letters indicating what someone would have said.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 11/09/2009

Mudroom

Shortcut to Heaven

To honor the two thousandth anniversary of the Apostle Paul's birth, Pope Benedict XVI granted all Catholic dioceses around the world the authority to grant plenary indulgences—code for forgiveness of previous sins. But there's a catch: you've got j

  • By Sam Holder
  • Published 05/26/2009

P-Town Diary

Escape from New York

Another Brooklynite trades the Big Apple for a Portland state of mind.

  • By Daniel B. Smith
  • Published 05/19/2009

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How To … ?Live the High Life for Less

Get more bang for fewer bucks

  • By Kristen Hall-Geisler
  • Published 05/19/2009

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To Bee or Not to Bee

A veteran reporter—and woeful speller—faces his fear of bees.

  • By David Wolman
  • Published 05/19/2009

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The Perfect Party 2008

Our second annual roundup of the year's biggest news-makers

  • Published 05/19/2009

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Suck It

I hate the new smoking ban—and I don’t even smoke.

  • By Chuck Thompson
  • Published 05/19/2009

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A Shameless Peek at Portland’s Money

To our great surprise, in spite of Portland’s rep as a city given to monetary modesty, people talked. From lottery millionaires to a drag queen with a penchant for vodka martinis and a family who made a pact to buy nothing new for an entire year (not even

  • By Kym Croft Miller, Randy Gragg, Stacey Wilson, and Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Coming to America

This year, inside the ceremony room of Portland's U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services, more than 10,000 foreign-born residents will take the Oath of Allegiance, becoming in just three short minutes, Americans.

  • By Ted Katauskas
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Pursuit of Happiness

Does Portland have room for two more Bay Area transplants?

  • Published 05/19/2009

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César’s Way

Changing N Interstate Ave's name doesn't do justice to César E. Chávez.

  • By Ethan Smith
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Chez Unique

Hotels for visitors of every ilk

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Veggie Might

Ambitious animal activists join forces in a united retail front.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Li’l Blacked Book

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Dog Dazed

From puppy photographers to canine masseuses, Portland’s pooch mania has scampered out of control.

  • By David Wolman
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Animal Instincts

Since 1969, the beaver has reigned as Oregon’s state animal. And it’s been a good run for 40 years: The bucktoothed little mammal has had a baseball team and an entire suburb named after it. But as we near our state’s 150th birthday, we want a change. Spe

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Strangers on a Train

On a fateful evening in November, a MAX car full of commuters makes an unexpected stop.

  • By Hannah Feldman
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Stage Fight

Portland thespians tackle the Tonya Harding scandal.

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Strong Timbre

From November 6 to 8, more than 300 of the world’s best luthiers—artisans who make stringed instruments—will descend on Portland for the Violin Society of America’s international competition. Cellos, violas, violins, and bows will be appraised

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 05/19/2009
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