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Forest Park Guide: The Best Bikes

See the splendor of nature go whizzing by as breathtaking scenery is matched with a bicycle's breakneck speed.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/29/2011


Rich Living

The restauranteur behind Pok Pok, Whiskey Soda Lounge, and Pok Pok Noi, Andy Ricker shows us around his SE Portland condo. Ricker teamed up with a local design firm to combine functionality with his own quirky aesthetic.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 04/25/2011


Here Comes The… Sun

A Portland West Hills Victorian beams bright with color, style, and warmth. The 3,700 square foot bright, airy home compensates for the gray Portland winter.

  • By Amara Holstein
  • Published 01/19/2011

On the Town

Room With a View

Curtis Knapp and Aaron Flint Jamison have tuned the 1908 Yale Union Laundry Building at SE 10th Avenue and Belmont Street into YU Center for Contemporary Arts, “a sustainable center for contemporary international avant-garde art.”

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 11/17/2010

Food News

Kristin Murray to Paley’s Place; Lauren Fortgang to Little Bird

Pastry Chefs Shuffle: Two of Portland’s most prominent dessert makers have sweet new deals.

  • By Karen Brooks
  • Published 09/09/2010


The Simpler Life

This newly crafted Buckman home proves small can be both sustainable and stylish, by using dual purpose fixtures and furniture with high design aesthetic.

  • By Anna Sachse
  • Published 07/14/2010

Portland Plated

Refining Rustic

Three new chefs to the Portland scene—Michael Hanaghan at Ten 01, Chris DiMinno at Clyde Common, and Kristen D. Murray at Fenouil—redefine what it means to experience pure, unabashed flavor.

  • By Mike Thelin
  • Published 06/11/2010


Branch Science

Oregon State University researcher Steven Strauss wants to engineer genetically-modified trees that could change the world and help the ecosystem. His obstacle? A legion of anti-GMO environmentalists.

  • By David Wolman
  • Published 12/11/2009


Common Threads

Pamela Baker-Miller partners with her grandmother Connie Codding to open her SW Portland boutique, Frances May.

  • By Meghan Hilliard
  • Published 10/09/2009


Sand Castle

The stereotypical beach rental with kitschy seashell art and 1960s blankets gets a modern makeover from two designers.

  • By Victoria Blake
  • Published 09/11/2009


Hot New Idom

Newly relocated to NW 23rd, Modi Soondarotok's Idom brings Thai-inspired fashion to the masses.

  • By Brett Glass
  • Published 08/18/2009


Night Moves

With the city expanding, our options for late night cuisine have expanded beyond "Fourth Meal" at Taco Bell.

  • By Mike Thelin
  • Published 07/20/2009



Only fifty-five of Oregon's twelve thousand waterways are accorded protection by the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act. Even so, exploring exploring all fifty-five would take a lifetime. For this summer, we’ve culled the list to an essential six. Our criteria? N

  • By Frederick Reimers, Ariel Bleicher, Alexis Rehrmann, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 06/22/2009


Style Council

  • By Jill Spitznass
  • Published 05/19/2009


Detail Man

LOCAL 35 owner Justin Machus claims to be “just a jeans and T-shirt guy,” but don’t let this seemingly humble self-assessment fool you.

  • By Jill Spitznass
  • Published 05/19/2009


Port Authority

The fortified wine known as port deserves a closer look.

  • By Condé Cox
  • Published 05/19/2009


Tailored Tapas

Does the latest Spanish-inspired eatery to hit Portland pass muster? It does if you customize your meal just right.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009


Strong Brew

Traditional kombucha tea promises long life; when it’s bottled by Tazo’s co-founder, it tastes good, too.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/19/2009


Spoke City

Pedal-powered taxis compete to sweep shoppers off their tired feet.

  • By Lucy Burningham
  • Published 05/19/2009


Roll With It

Clever Cycles caters to the commuter cyclist.

  • By Ethan Smith
  • Published 05/19/2009
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