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Q&A: JOE SACCO

Behind the Lines

Joe Sacco has gone to warzones such as Goražde, Palestine, and Sarajevo and reported what he found in a series of critically acclaimed books, inadvertently helping to create comics journalism. He takes a break from preparing his newest, _Footnotes in Gaz

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 11/09/2009

POUR

Autumn on the Rocks

Take a little inspiration from the Czech Republic to find the right drink to bridge the seasons in the city.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 10/09/2009

Portland Plated

Smaller, Cheaper, Faster

As the economy changes, Portland restaurants are forced to adapt or become extinct.

  • By Mike Thelin
  • Published 08/18/2009

Feature

Hikes & Bikes

One of the best things about living in Portland is the ease with which we can escape the city for more rugged delights. So we paged through guidebooks, consulted local experts, and wore a little leather off our own boots...

  • By Bart Blasengame, Victoria Nguyen, Ariel Bleicher, Kaitlin Johnson, Brian Barker, and Kasey Cordell
  • Published 05/20/2009

Cornershop

Parallel

Parallel aligns itself with Portland's shopping hot spots.

  • By Jill Spitznass
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Stick Figure

Portland Lumber Jax defenseman *Brodie Merrill* talks tough about lacrosse, jet lag, and being mocked by Canadian teenagers.

  • By Bart Blasengame
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

12 Revolutionary Companies

Transforming the city that works (and yes, they're hiring.)

  • By Sally Powers
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Heavy Drinking

A high-octane combination of age and alcohol makes barley wine an effective antidote to winter.

  • By Nino Padova
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Toy Story

Four small shops that play big

  • By Stacey Wilson
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Snurf’s Up

A sports revivalist brings snowtrashing to Mount Hood.

  • By Elizabeth Armstrong Moore
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Calling the Shots

So he replaced the "Jail Blazers" with a squad of do-gooders, including superstar Greg Oden. Now that Oden is benched, will Portlanders stay in Pritchard's court?

  • By Jason Cohen
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

A Shameless Peek at Portland’s Money

To our great surprise, in spite of Portland’s rep as a city given to monetary modesty, people talked. From lottery millionaires to a drag queen with a penchant for vodka martinis and a family who made a pact to buy nothing new for an entire year (not even

  • By Kym Croft Miller, Randy Gragg, Stacey Wilson, and Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Liquid Lesson

A bright solution to a soggy problem blooms at Mt Tabor Middle School.

  • By Jill Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Eco Elegance

Forget the drawstring hemp pants, Greenloop boutique makes eco-consciousness fashionably chic.

  • By Jill Spitznass
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Kitchen Chemistry

A new culinary movement trades pots and pans for pipettes.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Japanese Rising

At Tanuki, a diminutive eatery in Nob Hill, sake may be king, but the food that’s paired with it is what holds us captive.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Picture This

Art isn't meant only for the wall: Sometimes it’s made for the ?body. Consider the pair of electric-blue flats made from a suedelike, vegan ?material that were recently spied at Olio United.

  • By Jill Spitznass
  • Published 05/19/2009

DINING

Dixie Picks

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Braving the Elements

After a few stormy years, chef Naomi Pomeroy opens a tiny Northeast Portland restaurant on her own terms.

  • By Camas Davis
  • Published 05/19/2009

Article

Glass Precision

On a quest for the perfect old-fashioned? Take a page from the Oregon Bartenders Guild.

  • By Tom Colligan
  • Published 05/19/2009
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