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Ink City

Portland’s astonishing comic-book community proves its super powers.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 03/23/2012

striking the proper chord

Review: Shakespeare’s Amazing Cymbeline

Portland Center Stage’s masterful re-telling hits the plays emotional pressure points, even though the new piano-playing narrator occasionally strikes ...

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 02/27/2012

freakin' sweet, GOSH!

Exclusive Interview with Jon Heder of Napoleon Dynamite

Oregon native and star of Napoleon Dynamite talks about his new show, his career, and his sweet dance moves

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 02/27/2012

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Kick Starters

National pundits weigh in on the Portland Timbers' prospects this season.

  • By Martin Patail and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/24/2012

Feature

Spring Arts Date Book

With boundary-busting ballet from Sweden, queer theater from San Francisco, and Carlos Kalmar’s take on Stravinsky’s _Rite of Spring_, Portland is abloom with arts offerings for the season.

  • By Martin Patail, Anne Adams, John Chandler, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 02/23/2012

Rise & Dine!

Portland’s Battle for the Best Fried Chicken & Waffles

Culinary pundits Zach Dundas and Marty Patail go fork-to-fork over their favorite spots for chicken and waffles, the true breakfast of champions.

  • By Dan Gay, Karen Brooks, Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, and Zach Dundas
  • Published 02/23/2012

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Education Equation

Some of the state's best minds are rethinking the way we do schools.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 01/26/2012

Cover Story

Sunshine Getaways!

Last February, Portlanders enjoyed just two cloud-free days. Just in case that happens again, here's a plan to combat the collective vitamin-D deficiency: Ten places where you're just about guaranteed sunshine and blue skies … and they're all just one dir

  • By Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 01/24/2012

Features

Progress Report 2012: Our Schools

A decision about your child's schooling is one of the most important you'll ever make. It helps to be educated!

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 01/20/2012

Article

Five Questions For…Ancient Portland

The history of Portland goes much, much further back than you think. Lewis and Clark simply jumped on the bandwagon.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/23/2011

Culturephile

Avant Bard

A new piano-pounding narrator gives Shakespeare's _Cymbeline_ a jazzy jolt.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/23/2011

Article

Portland’s Top Doctors 2012

Our seventh annual list of Portland’s best physicians is even better—312 doctors, rated by education, experience, research, and peer nominations. *PLUS:* Wisdom from top docs on keeping your heart healthy, your brain sharp, your body hydrated, and more!

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 12/16/2011

Cover Story

The 50 Most Influential Portlanders

Who will define Portland in a new era? We asked around—and around some more—to discover this inspiring collection of movers, shakers, rising stars, and established figures with fresh ideas who are already changing the city. In a time when lead

  • By Amanda Waldroupe, Carl Abbott, Kate Moening, Derek Pettie, Meghan Ratliffe, Ashleigh Westmoreland, Ramona DeNies, Sarah Mirk, Benjamin Tepler, Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, Zach Dundas, Brian Barker, Randy Gragg, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 12/16/2011

Scene & Heard

Shipping News

Take a look inside FedEx’s Troutdale nerve center.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 11/23/2011

Cover Story

Relax: 50 Ways to Spoil Yourself This Season

For a season famous for good cheer, the holidays can prove pretty stressful. Fortunately, we’ve found 50 ways to soothe your soul (and mind, and body, and appetite) this winter. From hearty eats to muscle-mending maestros and luxurious in-town escap

  • By Derek Pettie, Meghan Ratliffe, Ashleigh Westmoreland, Ramona DeNies, Benjamin Tepler, Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, Zach Dundas, Brian Barker, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 11/18/2011

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Rebuilding the Male

Looking for an advantage in the job market? Consult your plastic surgeon.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/14/2011

book coup

National Book Awards In Portland

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/13/2011

shooting the breeze

Oregon’s Imagination

Lincoln Center’s Imagination Summit is full of ideas, but short on plans.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/13/2011

Now Read This

Aftermath

A Salem author seeks closure—or the best he can get.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 09/21/2011

Cover Story

Fall Getaways: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

Fall was made for long weekends. As the sun settles lower and lower in our sky and thanksgiving comes into view on the horizon, there’s no better time to escape the city and savor the few quiet, crisp weekends of autumn.

  • By Eleanor R. Brown, Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, Zach Dundas, Brian Barker, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 09/19/2011
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