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Inside the South Waterfront’s Innovative (and Luxe) Senior-Living High-Rise

A day in the life of Mirabella, complete with a morning Zumba class, a 7,000-volume library, Mandarin classes, and an evening choral performance.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 07/15/2014
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How Pink Martini Became a Portland Export Worth Millions

On the occasion of the band's eighth record, Get Happy, we look back on nearly ten years of international musical success

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 10/01/2013
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Portland's Urban Homestead Laws

Harvest season got you hankering to start your own super-Portlandy backyard farm? Master the local rules of citified animal husbandry.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 09/03/2013
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House Spirits Lands at PDX Airport

On Monday, the popular Portland distiller will unveil a brand new tasting-room and retail outlet on Concourse D

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 08/09/2013
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Apple Harvest Coming to Yakima Valley

In September, head north to Central Washington to celebrate the sweet, sweet arrival of fall

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 08/02/2013
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Oregon's Best State Parks

From fantastic seashore cabins to a brand-new high desert escape, stake your claim to our spectacular camping commonwealth.

  • By Alisha Gorder, Branden Andersen, Gino Cerruti, Ketzel Levine, Sam Coggeshall, John Shewey, and Zach Dundas
  • Published 08/01/2013
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PDX Index: Fire in the City

A by-the-numbers guide to the hottest emergencies in Oregon

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 08/01/2013
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How to Treat a Rattlesnake Bite

Clackamas County Sheriff’s Office medical team shares what to do (and what NOT to do) post-snake attack.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 08/01/2013
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Pattern People's Prints Take Over Portland Design

How a local studio crafts fashion-forward patterns for walls, clothes, and beyond.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 08/01/2013
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New Wine Perks for Oregon Flyers

Starting this fall, Alaska Airlines will offer passengers free wine transportation and tastings.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 07/16/2013
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Star Wars-Shakespeare Mashup

A Portland author retells George Lucas' epic saga in the Bard’s verse.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 06/27/2013
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Q&A with Ian Doescher about Shakespeare on Star Wars

The author of the Shakespearian mash-up 'Star Wars: Verily A New Hope' answers the question: "Why?" He speaks at Powell’s Cedar Hills on July 2.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 06/27/2013
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5 Butt-Busting Boot Camps

Your beach vacation is almost here. So stop procrastinating getting that bangin' body with these fast and furious fitness programs.

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 06/07/2013
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Do This Now: June

Our picks for your calendar this month, from Portland's LGTBQ Pride Festival to PDX Beer Week

  • By Alisha Gorder
  • Published 06/04/2013
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