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Reporter Dispatch + Slideshow

A Day at the Races

Portland Meadows kicks off its season on Sunday. We revisit the race track's high-stakes rebranding and last year's opening day.

  • By Stephen Person and Aaron Scott
  • Published 07/17/2013
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My Millionaire Makeover

Portland's new Lasting Connections retrofits a shabby young writer for the upscale singles scene.

  • By Sam Coggeshall and Stephen Person
  • Published 04/16/2013
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OHSU: 125 Years of Connection

A short history of the past and future of Oregon Health and Sciences University.

  • By Stephen Person and Randy Gragg
  • Published 11/16/2012
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MusicfestNW Picks & Video Buffet

Overwhelmed by the 165 bands spread out over five days at Musicfest? Here are eight shows not to miss, along with a tasty video smorgasbord.

  • By Riley Stevenson, Stephen Person, Kit Mauldin, and Aaron Scott
  • Published 08/30/2012
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dreaming of ponies and peonies

Review: Sigur Rós at Edgefield

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 08/10/2012
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Instant Cool (Just Add Tools)

ADX takes “craft” to the next level by providing inventive citizens with tools and room to work.

  • By Stephen Person and Bill Lascher
  • Published 07/14/2012

Fantastic Mr. Frame

Video Interview with Visionary Sculptor/Filmmaker John Frame

The California sculptor comes to town on Monday to talk about creating his fantastical exhibition at the Portland Art Museum, which closes May 28.

  • By Stephen Person and Aaron Scott
  • Published 05/25/2012
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Video: Poetry Smackdown

Local teen poets lay down samples of their vibrant verse in our web exclusive video.

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 03/23/2012
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Review: The Shins Port of Morrow

James Mercer releases fourth album with entirely new band called…The Shins?

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 03/20/2012
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The Sunday Life Line

Confronted by skyrocketing prices in inner North and Northeast Portland, many African Americans who grew up there have moved to the more affordable edges of the city. So churches are finding ways to bring them back for services. Every Sunday, Roberta Tyle

  • By Stephen Person and Aaron Scott
  • Published 02/23/2012
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Make a Gorgeous Dry Terrarium!

easy instructions can be found on this video by Artemisia’s Amy Bryant-Aiello

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 01/30/2012
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Video: The Lion Sings

Revolutionary singer Thomas Mapfumo (a.k.a. "The Lion of Zimbabwe") pays tribute to Bob Marley.

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 01/20/2012
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Video: Well Cobbled

Don't throw out those pricey kicks—just get a new sole!

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 01/20/2012
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Video: Rocket Science

Photographer David Emmite’s stunning time-lapse panorama of PSAS’s high-desert launchpad.

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 11/18/2011
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Video: Mariachi Singer Edna Vazquez

Latina singing sensation Edna Vazquez demonstrates three distinct types of mariachi music in an exclusive video performance.

  • By Markus Shearer and Stephen Person
  • Published 10/27/2011
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Video: State Of Undress

Watch a behind-the-scenes slide show of our very entertaining photo shoot with award-winning dancer and local burlesque phenomenon Russell Bruner.

  • By Stephen Person
  • Published 10/14/2011
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