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Boiling Point: Behind the Scenes

Behind the scenes footage of the Markham Elementary School boiler room reveals a worrisome issue for the Portland Public School System.

  • Published 04/22/2011

Web Exclusive

Carole Smith Q & A

Portland Public Schools' District Superintendent Carole Smith talks to us about the upcoming $548 million dollar bond measure, and what its passage would mean for the future of our school system.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 04/22/2011

Mudroom

Boiling Point

Portland Public Schools do battle with ancient boilers while awaiting the verdict of a critical bond measure which, if passed, would finance the renovation and repair of 85 district buildings–including the boilers.

  • By Katherine Garvey
  • Published 04/22/2011

Mudroom

Pedal Pod

What will become of this empty, weeded lot? See what of plans developer Roger Goldingay has in mind to revive this forgotten wedge of land.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 03/17/2011

Real Estate 2011

Neighborhoods by the Numbers

We've rated Portland's best and worse neighborhoods in this year's real estate survey. See which areas of the city are up-and-coming and which ones are on a downfall.

  • By Martin Patail and Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/15/2011

Slideshow

Slide Show: Greatest Houses

  • Published 03/14/2011

Slideshow

Slide Show: Jurors’ Picks

  • Published 03/14/2011

Slideshow

Slide Show: Lost Gems

Some of the greatest Portland treasures lost to the wrecking ball.

  • Published 03/14/2011

Cover Story

Portland’s Greatest Homes

From 19th-century Victorians to modernist ranches, our jury of experts debated the merits of architectural styles, design, and craftsmanship. Bask in the architectural wonder, as we take you on a virtual tour of Portland’s finest residential structures, a

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 03/11/2011

Mudroom

Carbon Cargo

Portland boasts its role in energy conservation. When it comes to transporting coal or stimulate the local economy, which will win out?

  • By Bill Lascher
  • Published 03/09/2011

Article

Portland’s Ecotraditions

  • By Melissa Dalton and Randy Gragg
  • Published 02/02/2011

Private Schools Guide 2011

Pop Quiz

We've got straight-up answers to your private school FAQs.

  • By Ali Moran, Nicole Morales, and Gretchen Holzgang
  • Published 01/20/2011

Mudroom

PDX Index: Private Schools

Somewhat shocking statistics about Portland's private school sector!

  • Published 01/19/2011

A month-by-month guide to the private school application process

Breathe Easy

Get a jump on getting accepted by following our month-by-month guide to the private school application process.

  • By Georgia Perry
  • Published 01/19/2011

Portland Monthly Presents

Private Schools Guide 2011

Finding the right hallowed hall for your child isn’t an easy process. But we can help you get started with stats on more than 100 area private schools, and profiles of 12 that are excelling in everything from science to community service.

  • By Kasey Cordell
  • Published 01/19/2011

Editor’s Note

Private Eye

Randy Gragg gives some insight into the idea that the steady influx of East-coasters has contributed to the growing interest in private-school education in Oregon.

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 01/14/2011

Editor’s Note

Bridge of Sighs

  • By Randy Gragg
  • Published 12/22/2010

Mudroom

Scene & Herd

A sign on the fence declared “Banquet in progress,” and outside, goat-fanciers gathered as dozens of the beasts ruminated over a smorgasbord of weeds and garbage on a vacant lot at SE 10th Avenue and Belmont Street.

  • By Zach Dundas
  • Published 11/16/2010

Slideshow

Slide Show: Wish List

A slideshow of ideas for an evolving home.

  • Published 10/13/2010

Slideshow

Slide Show: Home, Grown

A charming Alameda fixer-upper slowly evolves into one family’s dream home.

  • Published 10/13/2010
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