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Let Us Now Praise Famous Dead Readers

The Personal Libraries Library (Portland’s most unusual literary collection) re-creates bygone bookshelves.

  • By Marco España
  • Published 03/03/2014


PDX Index: Skiing in Oregon

A by-the-numbers look at snow sports on Mount Hood, Mount Bachelor, and beyond.

  • By Marco España
  • Published 02/03/2014


50 Moments That Shaped Portland

Our spin through Portland’s raucous 170 years reveals a city molded by punks and power brokers, by brilliant breakthroughs and a few heinous mistakes.

  • By Doug Kenck-Crispin, Alexandria Bordas, Cari Johnson, Caitlin Feldman, Marco España, Marty Patail, Zach Dundas, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 12/02/2013


Utrecht: Portland's Next Sister City?

Our town hooks up with Utrecht in a city-to-city knowledge share

  • By Marco España
  • Published 11/21/2013


Oregon's Food Innovation Legacy

From tater tots to Tofurky, Oregon invents tasty futures.

  • By Marco España and Marty Patail
  • Published 11/01/2013


Pigeon Toe's High-Flying Home and Accessory Design

A local brand known for beautiful handcrafted ceramics breaks the mold with its fall line.

  • By Marco España
  • Published 10/25/2013


Wrapping Up MusicfestNW

Our team of showgoers recaps the six-day, 150-plus-act, 16-venue sonic extravaganza. Plus, the best fest photos.

  • By Nathan Tucker, Marco España, and Jonathan Frochtzwajg
  • Published 09/17/2013


North Williams's Growth Spurt

Fresh development (and a just-opened New Seasons Market) remake the North Portland corridor.

  • By Marco España
  • Published 09/03/2013


Review: Peter Orner's Last Car Over the Sagamore Bridge

The acclaimed writer's new story collection is a brisk but considered celebration of obstinacy. Orner reads at Powell's August 19.

  • By Marco España
  • Published 08/15/2013
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