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The Color of Money

For Portland to create a major green economy, we’ll need an influx of bucks and brains.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Traffic Control

When it comes to hawking your website, keyword academies help the hits keep on coming.

  • By Keri Brenner
  • Published 05/19/2009

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She’s (Still) the Boss

Former three-term mayor Vera Katz talks up President-elect Obama, her new job, and why Sam Adams should always take her calls.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Criminal Minds

A new team of volunteer sleuths turns up the heat on some of Multnomah County's coldest cases.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

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SuperSlime

The solution to global warming may be floating in our ponds.

  • By Matt Williams
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Flight Patterns

The secret to maintaining airline service to rural Oregon towns: downsize the ride.

  • By Anna Hirsh
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Becoming Sam Adams

The new mayor defeated debt, doubt, and Dozono to reach City Hall. Portland expects a lot of him, but not more than hizzoner expects of himself.

  • By Harriet Rubin
  • 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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Safe House

Oregon's credit unions don't need a bailout—they're staying afloat on their own.

  • By Jill Davis
  • 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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Scammed

The story of the biggest Ponzi scheme in Oregon history.

  • By Nancy Rommelmann
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Forbidden Fruit

McMenamins runs low on one of its signature brews—and it’s all Serbia’s fault.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Heavy Metal

Looking for a job? On Portland's industrial waterfront you won't need a college degree or even a résumé. Just a willingness to put in a long, honest day's work.

  • By Matt Williams
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Ecofreaks

Obsessed with the planet. Slightly insane. Green to the core. Six uncompromising Ecofreaks who make us want to be better.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 05/19/2009

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The $150,000 Question

When Oregonian Pete Seda met Saudi Soliman al Buthe in 1997, the two Muslims became fast friends. Over coffee, they founded the only U.S. chapter of al Haramain, one of Saudi Arabia's largest Islamic charities. Now Seda's under house arrest and al Buthe's

  • By Ted Katauskas
  • 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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Fathom This:

A machine so miraculous that it provides 10 percent of the world's electricity. Weans us from oil. Halts global warming. Saves the planet. Four such devices, designed to harness the energy of ocean waves, may do just that. (And they're coming to an Oregon

  • By Rebecca Clarren
  • Published 05/19/2009

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Sign of the Times

  • By Anne Brice
  • Published 05/19/2009
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