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NORTHWEST EVENTS

Celebrate National Train Day

On Saturday, May 10, Union Station throws a party in honor of everyone's favorite mode of transportation.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/09/2014
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TALKS

The Science of Oregon Wine

OMSI's Science Pub unearths the secret behind our world-class pinots: the soil.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/08/2014
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THEATER

Portland Playhouse’s 'After the Revolution': So You Want to Be a Commie?

This stirring family drama makes a feast of existential doubt and political humor. Thru June 1

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/07/2014
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THEATER

Everything You Need to Know about OCT's 'The Giver'

We chart the path of the Newbery-winning novel from book to hit OCT play to Jeff Bridges-starring movie. Thru May 18

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/07/2014
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HIGH SPIRITS

Your Guide to WhiskeyFest Northwest

The thirsty people behind The Luna Foundation bring Portland's second annual festival highlighting all things whiskey to life this weekend.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/06/2014
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DEALS & HAPPENINGS

Win a Wine Getaway from Willamette Valley Vineyards

Write an essay, compose a poem, or take a picture about your love of wine, and have a chance at winning a $4,000 Oregon wine getaway for two.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/02/2014
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NEWS

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
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PDX INDEX

Is Portland Ready for Google Fiber?

A by-the-numbers look at the high-speed option that could change the way Oregonians access the internet.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 05/01/2014
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FILM

Star Wars Day: May the Fourth Be with You

Your Complete Guide to A Galaxy Far, Far, Away in Portland on the international celebration of all things Star Wars

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 04/29/2014
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FEATURE

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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CLASSICAL

John Williams Takes the Symphony to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

One of the greatest movie composers of all time comes to town to conduct songs from Star Wars, Superman, Indiana Jones, and more on April 28.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 04/22/2014
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BEER BULLETIN

10 Barrel Bringing the Apocalypse to Portland

Bend's lauded craft brewery will open its third Northwest brewpub in the Pearl District by midsummer 2014.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 04/10/2014
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GEAR UP

5 New Portland Golf Accessories You Need

Whether you're watching from your couch or swinging on the course yourself, gear up with these five new Portland-designed accessories.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 04/04/2014
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SPORTS

PDX Index: The Trail Blazers

A by-the-numbers look at the upcoming season of pro basketball in Portland

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 04/02/2014
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BIG PICTURE

The Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm's Bloom Boom

An artisan farming niche shows its true colors

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 04/02/2014
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BOOKS AND TALKS

Ian Doescher Returneth to a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The PDX author of NYT-bestseller "William Shakespeare’s Star Wars" talks about the sequel and giving the space worm a soliloquy. "The Empire Striketh Back" comes out today.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 03/18/2014
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DAY TRIPPER

4 Reasons to Visit Hood River in 2014

A mere 62 miles east of Portland, Hood River's orchards and mountains and river views—not to mention its breweries, wineries and museums—make this buzzing hamlet a perennial weekend destination.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 03/03/2014
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ARCHITECTURE

Nau's Rugged, Sustainable A-Frame Pavilion

Portland firm William Kaven gives the sustainable clothing brand a brawny and beautiful trade-show home.

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 02/17/2014
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TRAVEL NEWS

Military Flights Re-up at PDX

The Oregon Air National Guard signs new 50 year lease with the Port of Portland

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 02/17/2014
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FILM

Five Films to See at PIFF

The Portland International Film Festival is the perfect time to take a chance and see films you normally wouldn’t. But if you want sure bets, here are five that are racking up accolades. Feb 6–22

  • By Peter Holmstrom
  • Published 02/06/2014
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