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DISPATCH

Panic's High Tech Passion

Why Cabel Sasser turned down an offer from Steve Jobs—and how the early app start-up lived to tell the tale.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/03/2014

FEATURE

Portland's Top Schools 2014

Our annual report card for more than 600 public and private schools in Multnomah, Clackamas, Washington, and Clark Counties.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Extraordinary Volunteer

Awarded to a person whose volunteered time and services spur noteworthy change in the nonprofit community.

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Emerging Leader

Awarded to a staff or board member under the age of 30 with demonstrated ability to further the nonprofit’s mission

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Exceptional Pro Bono Contribution

Awarded to a person (or company) whose contribution of services, supplies, or time makes possible significant change in the nonprofit community

  • Published 02/03/2014

LIGHT A FIRE

Inspiring Creativity

Awarded to an organization working to nurture arts and culture in Oregon

  • Published 02/03/2014

REPORT

The Scoop on Powell's Books' Downtown Remodel

Portland's beloved bookstore overhauls its Burnside flagship with the future in mind.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 01/21/2014

Slideshow

Slide Show: 10 Wookiee-Masked Masterpieces

Portland-based art director Mako Miyamoto has spun a whimsical purchase of wookiee mask into a mesmerizing art project. We've collected some of our favorites.

  • Published 01/21/2014

ARCHITECTURE

To Save or Not to Save: Is the Portland Building Better in Person or the Pictures?

As one of the most controversial buildings in Portland faces a $95-million overhaul, its place in our civic line of sight is called into question.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 01/13/2014

PORTLAND RESTAURANTS

5 Reasons Portland Restaurants Stall

We’ve all seen it: a new restaurant sets an opening date and...nothing happens. What gives?

  • By Julia Raymond
  • Published 01/02/2014

INTERVIEW

The Future of Portland Shopping

Tom Cody, developer of Union Way and South Waterfront’s Emery apartments, expounds on place, profit, and how for-profit development can build community.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 01/02/2014

NEWS

The Birdmen of PDX

A behind-the-scenes airport effort protects flying humans from avian threats.

  • By Michael Zusman
  • Published 01/02/2014

BIG PICTURE

Zen and the Art of Typewriter Maintenance

Ace Typewriter, one of America’s last typewriter specialists, keeps hitting return.

  • By Christina Cooke
  • Published 01/02/2014

VENTURES

How Chirpify is Cashing in on Twitter

Mobilizing hashtags as instant digital payments, one local company is mashing up social media and marketing.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 01/02/2014

REPORT

Portland, Oregon: Cash Magnet

Is Portland changing? Ask the tax man.

  • By Marty Patail
  • Published 01/02/2014

TOP DOCTORS 2013

PDX Index: Health Care Workers

A by-the-numbers look at Oregon's doctors, nurses, and medical volunteers

  • By Cari Johnson
  • Published 01/02/2014

FASHION

House of Tayo's Afro-Dandyism

How Stumptown savvy helped launch a Rwandan fashion brand

  • By Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 01/02/2014

MOVERS & SHAKERS

The Perfect Party: January 2014

A made-up mash-up of the month's most fascinating people, from Jerry Seinfeld to a ’90s teen heartthrob

  • By Matty Newton
  • Published 01/02/2014

ONE-SENTENCE STORIES

Stress Spit Test and Mile-High Relations

It's another installment of the shortest stories in journalism—because there's simply no time for details.

  • By Nomad
  • Published 01/02/2014

SPORTS

Reading The Harding-Kerrigan Scandal

The fall of Portland's skating star through the eyes of ’90s academics

  • By Alexandria Bordas and Marty Patail
  • Published 01/02/2014
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