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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

Back Page

Gorge Futures

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

  • Published 05/25/2012

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. From growing vegetables that look as good as they taste to cultivating your own private Hawaii, we offer 50 ways to join the local avant-g

  • 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


Forest Park Guide: Wildlife Crossing

Exploring Forest Park’s animal magnetism.

  • By Rachel Ritchie
  • Published 06/29/2011
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