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Hammer of the Gods: Murray Perahia’s Epic Portland Challenge

With hand surgeries now behind him, the legendary pianist is back to perform Beethoven’s jaw-dropping masterpiece, Hammerklavier.

  • By Thomas Cobb
  • Published 04/07/2016


Eastern Oregon's Farm-to-Table Lostine Tavern

Why did locavore crusader Lynne Curry open a standout eatery in a one-horse town on the way to the Wallowa Mountains?

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 09/02/2014


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


Review: Pianist Stephen Hough

While standing ovations are virtually pro forma at Portland concerts, the one given to this acclaimed British pianist was well deserved.

  • By Thomas Cobb
  • Published 04/08/2014


Review: Emanuel Ax with the Oregon Symphony

The Canadian pianist delivered beautiful interpretations of Bach and Strauss, book-ended by two works that showed very different sides of Beethoven.

  • By Thomas Cobb
  • Published 01/13/2014


Combat Childhood Obesity One Meal at a Time

You don’t need a reality show to combat childhood obesity.

  • By Genevieve J. Long, PhD 
  • Published 05/02/2013


A Book-Infused Beer—And More!

Micro-stories about K-Stew's Portland secret, baby elephants, and Blazers karaoke

  • Published 01/24/2013


The Perfect Party

Keep the baby—and the chickens—away from the hungry lion, please.

  • Published 06/22/2012

Trail City

Heroes of the Intertwine

Let's take a moment to deliver some well-deserved thanks to those visionary folks who've fought to keep our trails and parks pristine.

  • By Brian Barker
  • Published 06/15/2012


Beat the Heat

July is a busy month for garden enthusiasts so keep an eye on the thermometer.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 06/15/2012

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Gorge Futures

What does the future hold for the Gorge? We offer some unlikely scenarios.

  • Published 05/25/2012

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The New Rose Parade

The Rose Festival parade is due for some updates—our special floats should keep the show going strong another 100 years.

  • Published 04/27/2012

Vox Populi

Vox Populi: We Asked 100 People at a Timbers Game…

Portland Timbers fans sound off on the mayoral race, taxes, and superpowers.

  • Published 03/23/2012

Cover Story

The Quintessential Portland Gardener

Putting plants to soil has an expansive tradition in our region, one of the world's most fertile valleys.

  • By Kate Bryant
  • Published 03/23/2012


Maiden in China

Bridal couture expert Sophie Chang enjoys the best of both worlds—China and the United States, that is.

  • By Ashleigh Westmoreland
  • Published 01/26/2012

Best Restaurants 2011

Best Restaurants 2011: Amped Up

All of the best culinary minds in Portland understand the power of pairing.

  • By Karen Brooks and Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 10/14/2011

Best Restaurants 2011

Best Restaurants 2011: The Best of the Rest

Our 30 other favorite restaurants in and around Portland.

  • By Karen Brooks and Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 10/14/2011


Smile Science: True Lies

A sincere smile requires more than lip service.

  • By Daniel Mollet
  • Published 08/19/2011

An Appendix

Eat Outside: Off the Eaten Path

Welcome to great outdoor eating with serene scenery.

  • Published 07/21/2011


Forest Park Guide: Growing Pains

The lowdown on Forest Park's Invasive species.

  • By Benjamin Tepler
  • Published 06/29/2011
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