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Society Nine Introduces Fight Gear Built for Bad-Ass Women

One local jiu jitsu and Krav Maga expert is out to level up women’s MMA and boxing gloves.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 02/13/2015


Is Soylent the End of Solid Food As We Know It?

Classified as food (not people) Soylent leads the way in meal alternatives. We gave it a try.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 02/12/2015


Pure Barre Tucks Itself Into Portland’s Fit-Conscious Community

We get the story behind Portland's two new Pure Barre locations—and give away a five-pack of classes to each.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 02/09/2015


A Free Week Of Butt-Kicking Workouts at Barre3's New Location

The popular ballet barre-yoga-pilates hybrid is celebrating the launch of their SW Portland location with free classes and giveaways Feb 16-22.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 02/04/2015


6 Amazing Living Walls Redefining "Greenspace" in Portland

We explore PSU's exciting outdoor Ecological Learning Plaza and a handful of the city's best vertical gardens.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 10/10/2014


The A to Z Food Lover's Guide to Oregon

This alphabetic sampler of the state's best things to eat and drink will sharpen your appetite (and appreciation) for the fertile place we call home.

  • By Sarah Richards, Caleb Diehl, Nicole Cordier, Maya Seaman, Marty Patail, Kelly Clarke, Allison Jones, Benjamin Tepler, Rachel Ritchie, and Zach Dundas
  • Published 09/02/2014


8 Low-Key Oregon Adventures

The recipe for a great day will often involve a balanced blend of walking, pedaling, food, and beer.

  • By Maya Seaman, Michael Zusman, Margaret Seiler, Allison Jones, Eden Dawn, and Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 08/01/2014


Drinking Through Day One of the Oregon Brewer's Festival

Join the wackiest of Portland's beer-loving citizens for a few dozen beers this weekend. Here's what to look forward to.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 07/24/2014


3 Hot Spots to Kayak—Without Getting Wet

Portland is a paddler’s paradise so mellow, you might not even break a sweat. Here are three perfect spots for the kayaking novice.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 07/15/2014


Cover Oregon, By the Numbers

We break down the breakdown of the Oregon's healthcare insurance marketplace.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 07/15/2014


Where to Jump on the Michelada Bandwagon

Slay your summer thirst with Mexico's answer to the Bloody Mary at Taqueria Portland, Sunshine Tavern, and ¿Por Que No?

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 07/11/2014


Getting to Know Japan’s Favorite Sip at Sake Fest PDX

Whether you're clueless when it comes to rice wine or you've been getting your Genshu on for years, the annual Sake Fest PDX will take your appreciation to the next level.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 06/20/2014


A Star Portland MMA Fighter Tells All

Glena “Heartless” Avila, 38, a Portland pro mixed martial arts fighter, mother of two, and the focus of the new documentary Glena that opens the Portland Film Fest. Watch the trailer now!

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 06/13/2014


16 Perfect Trails for Exploring Mount St. Helens

Whether you're scouting for a family-friendly stroll or a three-day backpacking challenge, we've rounded up the best hiking opportunities on the volcano's west, east, and south sides.

  • By Maya Seaman, Aaron Scott, and Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 06/02/2014


Adventures in the Quest to Save the Feral Honeybee

How—and why—Bee Local's Damian Magista rescues wild pollinators.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 06/02/2014


Honeybees Check In at Local Hotels

Portland's Provenance hotels are all abuzz about their newest guests (and their sweet, sweet luggage).

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 05/16/2014


Burgerville Takes Flight

On May 12, the beloved local chain cut the ribbon on its new eatery in Concourse D, offering its signature burgers, onion rings, and (soon) beer

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 05/14/2014


Portland Monthly: The One-Page Edition | May 2014

We distilled a magazine's worth of stories onto a single page. See the condensed awesomeness!

  • By Peter Holmstrom, Maya Seaman, Caitlin Feldman, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 05/01/2014


Guide to Bridgetown Comedy Festival

With over 200 comics, the fest offers funny for every taste. We offer five itineraries: big names, rough and raunchy, mom-friendly, LOL ladies, and up-and-comers.

  • By Maya Seaman
  • Published 04/28/2014


Reasons to Love Portland

From poetry to poutine, from high tech to high fashion, we celebrate what makes our city the best anywhere.

  • By Laini Taylor, Justin Hocking, Brian Doyle, Rene Denfeld, Greg Young, Lexy Folkes, Peter Holmstrom, Maya Seaman, Molly Woodstock, Marty Patail, Kelly Clarke, Jonathan Frochtzwajg, Carl Abbott, Allison Jones, Benjamin Tepler, Aaron Scott, Rachel Ritchie, Zach Dundas, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 04/25/2014
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