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Slide Show: Light A Fire 2010

_Portland Monthly's_ annual celebration of the nonprofit community highlights the individuals and organizations that are making Portland a better place to live, love and grow.

  • Published 10/08/2010

Spirit Guide

Five Minutes With Dan Aykroyd

Comic actor chats about his Crystal Head Vodka

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 09/24/2010

Long Story [Short]

The Trainer

In 2006, Oregon Zoo trainer Philip Fensterer took an unlikely stumble into the big-cat kingdom and never quite made it out of the den.

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 09/13/2010

Mudroom

Circuit Breaker

In June, Michael Czysz debuted the all-electric MotoCzysz E1pc zero-emission race bike at the TT Zero competition at the renowned Isle of Man TT Races. The E1pc clocked a nearly silent 94.6 mph course average.

  • By Eric Blokland
  • Published 09/13/2010

Mudroom

Go-to Guys

On November 2, voters will elect either Chris Dudley or John Kitzhaber to be Oregon’s 37th governor. But what we get is the man and the folks who advise him. Here’s a look at some insiders shaping the next guv’s message, if not the candidate.

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 09/13/2010

Article

2020 Vision

The inside look on what industries and companies will be driving Portland's economy in 2020, so you can get in early.

  • By Oakley Brooks, Zach Dundas, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 08/17/2010

The Mudroom

Carbon Crunch

In this month's edition of Vote Watch, we've taken a peek at the carbon footprints of our would-be guvs and Metro presidents.

  • By Lauren Fox
  • Published 08/16/2010

Stage Presence

5 Questions for Kinky Friedman

Author, politician, songwriter, and cowboy philosopher speaks up

  • By John Chandler
  • Published 07/27/2010

Mudroom

Up With Umpqua

Find out how Oregon's Umpqua Bank has managed to come out of the recession as Oregon's largest bank.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 07/15/2010

Long Story [Short]

The Officer

Portland police officer, Gregory Mack, shares his stories of patrolling the city on horseback.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 05/21/2010

Article

Becoming Nicole

One teacher's odyssey: the math of transitioning from a man to a woman.

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/21/2010

Mudroom

Guv Watch

Who's kicking around the cash in the race for Governor? Here are the lines on who's donating to candidates in both parties.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/17/2010

Article

Best Lawyers 2010

This list is compiled from _The Best Lawyers in America_, the preeminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. _Best Lawyers_ lists attorneys in 80 specialties, representing all 50 states, who have been chosen through an exhaustive

  • Published 05/03/2010

Fun 101: An Appendix

Home Economics

Clip out these coupons when you need a rest from the little ones...or something else from your significant other.

  • Published 04/27/2010

Mudroom

Shades of Success

The Dewey Color System test (which anticipates the potential careers of participants based on their favorite shades) is put to work as we experiment on prominent Portlanders.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 04/23/2010

Vote Watch

Primary Primer

The lowdown on the top four candidates for governor, in each of their own spoken words.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 04/23/2010

Mudroom

Spider Bytes

Volcanic eruption-predicting devices are featured along with their geological abilities. The three-legged censor is aptly referred to as a "spider," man.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 04/20/2010

Article

Spirit of ’70

It has been forty years since the tumultuous year of 1970—we reflect on a notable timeline of events which steadfastly birthed a new Portland.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 04/20/2010

Mud Room

Baiting the Hook

The passing of measures 66 and 67 have hurt Oregon business owners, with many looking to other states for less of a tax burden.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 04/15/2010

The Remodeler

John Kitzhaber

Critical Oregon issues are discussed come voting time. John Kitzhaber marks a return.

  • Published 03/18/2010
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