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Burgerville’s Chief

The pescetarian CEO who helped green up Burgerville

  • By Emily Burton
  • Published 09/21/2011


The Bottom Line

Local company gDiapers moves beyond the pail.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 08/19/2011


The Finders’ Keeper

A local go-getter gets ahead by searching and surfing.

  • By Shoshanna Cohen
  • Published 07/22/2011


The Flax Man

Is flax the fashionable fabric of the future?

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 06/29/2011


Food Fixer

Kurt Huffman has his hands in more eateries than Zagat.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 05/20/2011


High App-titude

As if there weren't enough apps already, here come some more! Portland's Night & Day Studio are cranking out more games for kids.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 03/09/2011

The Mudroom

Man of the Cloth

Stan Grey started out as a part-time employee at Swan Island's E.E. Schenck in 1968 when it was just a 10-person operation. Now he heads the company, which has grown into the largest fabric wholesaler in the US, worth $30 million employing more than 100 p

  • By Shoshanna Cohen
  • Published 02/11/2011

Mud Room

Sea Change

Bill Freeman shares his secrets to steering McCormick & Schmick's through stormy seas.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 01/14/2011


Gold School

Carolynn Duncann is the 29-year-old founder of Portland Ten, a boot camp-style, 12-week shock-therapy course in business fundamentals for tech entrepreneurs, in which "students" must pledge to aim for $1 million in revenue within 18 months.

  • By Eric Blokland
  • Published 11/16/2010


Farm To Aisle

New Seasons' new leader sows success in a fertile field-to-table connection.

  • By Erik Blokland
  • Published 10/12/2010


Fall Arts Preview

Introducing Portland's arts line-up for the fall season!

  • By Anne Adams, John Chandler, and Randy Gragg
  • Published 08/16/2010

Portland Plated

Coffee Confidential

Five coffee connoisseurs rank the Northwest’s finest roasts, Caffé Vita, Illy, Stumptown, Caffé Umbria, and Starbucks. May the best sip win.

  • By Mike Thelin
  • Published 04/15/2010

Katz Pajamas

She's (Still) the Boss

Former three-term mayor Vera Katz talks up President-elect Obama, her new job, and why Sam Adams should always take her calls.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009


The Gospel of Paul

By writing the international sensation The Shack, Paul Young became either a heretic or a lifesaver, depending on which Christian you ask.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 05/19/2009

Alternative Medicine

Hippocrates, meet Lao-Tzu

In Portland clinics, doctors trained in diverse healing traditions are learning to work together—and patients can feel the difference.

  • By Chris Lydgate
  • Published 05/19/2009


Star Power

Western Display Fireworks’ pyro-in-chief Bob Gobet gets fired up about shows for billionaires and the art of making people swoon.

  • By Ted Katauskas
  • Published 05/19/2009


The Purist

When his OBT predecessor was staging edgy ballets set to pop music, Stowell was deepening his commitment to classicism.

  • By Camela Raymond
  • Published 05/19/2009

5 Minutes With...

Mighty Mom

American Gladiators inductee Monica Carlson talks about the fantasy—and the reality—of pummeling burly women.

  • By Sarah Skidmore
  • Published 05/19/2009


Par None

Who knew you could score a college sports scholarship by watching someone else compete?

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009


Mommies Know Best

Nearly 20 years after the seminal children's book "Heather Has Two Mommies" was published, sociologists have begun to ask: Do gay parents have it better? Here in Portland, many same-sex couples say the answer is yes.

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 08/19/2008
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