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Wordstock 2010: Steven Johnson at the Bagdad Theater

A writer finds the source of all good ideas—and offers a few of his own

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/12/2010

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Wordstock 2010: Jonathan Lethem

The Brooklyn-based bestseller takes us inside an alternate NYC

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/11/2010

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Wordstock 2010: Philip Margolin

A former defense attorney talks bestsellers, Perry Mason, and serial-killer presidents

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/11/2010

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Wordstock 2010: Timothy Egan

Timothy Egan talks conservation, the Dust Bowl, and "history at the margins."

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 10/11/2010

Article

Spirit of ’70

It has been forty years since the tumultuous year of 1970—we reflect on a notable timeline of events which steadfastly birthed a new Portland.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 04/20/2010

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The Food Lovers’ Guide

We take our food seriously here in the Rose City, so it pays to know— where it grows, where to find it, and how to prepare it. Our indispensable Food Lovers Guide...

  • By Kaitlyn Evans, Martin Patail, Eva Hagberg, and Mike Thelin
  • Published 02/15/2010

The Mudroom

PDX Index: Do-Gooders

Portland volunteers dollars and time, from Free Geek, Portland's Ponytail Roundup, Habitat for Humanity, SOLV, volunteer firefighters, and Peace Corps.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 02/02/2010

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Solid Grounds

Local youth mentoring program P:ear helps kids get off the street and behind the counter with a barista program.

  • By Martin Patail
  • Published 01/19/2010

Christianity in Portland

Jesus' Favorite City

Despite a reputation as one of the "least-churched" regions in the country, Portland is a breeding ground for liberal Christianity. We sat down with a few of Portland's liberal church avant-garde and had a conversation about the value of religion.

  • By Martin Patail, Rachel Ritchie, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 12/11/2009
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