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Packouz Jewelers Annual Holiday Soirée

Packouz Jewelers kicked off the holiday season with their annual holiday party benefiting Transitional Youth and Portland Metropolitan Boys & Girls Clubs.


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Portland Monthly's Holiday Party

On December 13, Portland Monthly’s staff gathered at Red Star Tavern to celebrate another year of collaboration, grit, and award-winning reporting that aims to chronicle, challenge, and celebrate the vibrant metropolis we call home.


Cannabis: The Advocate

How Aminah Leary Advocates for Equity in Cannabis

The native Portlander wants to see more black people in the industry. (She also makes some mean edibles.)

01/30/2018 By Rebecca Jacobson

In Memoriam

Oregonians Pay Tribute to Ursula K. Le Guin

The Portland literary legend, renowned for her science fiction and fantasy, died this week at 88.

01/24/2018 By Rebecca Jacobson

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18th Annual Simon Benson Awards Dinner

On November 9, 2017, nearly 1,500 guests supported Portland State University at the 18th Annual Simon Benson Awards Dinner.


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Portland Monthly's Light a Fire

The legacy continues at Portland Monthly's 13th Annual Light a Fire awards dinner and celebration.



How Aminé Became Portland Hip-Hop's Most Elusive Star

But will our city's scene rise with him?

12/28/2017 By Casey Jarman


Meet the Man Making Portland's Sharpest Suits

The Nigerian-born Tony Iyke, who works out of an Oregon City studio, has experienced a meteoric rise.

12/28/2017 By Eden Dawn

Live Long & Prosper

A Beautiful New Portland-Penned Book Celebrates the Power of Older Women

For artist and author Lisa Congdon, aging means gaining value.

12/28/2017 By Allyson Marrs


Tonya Harding Is Back—on the Ice, and on the Silver Screen

With I, Tonya hitting theaters as an unlikely shot at redemption, we spent a day with the champ. She landed some doubles, talked motherhood, and jump-started a Hyundai.

12/20/2017 By Margaret Seiler Photography by Holly Andres


Vera Katz Was the First Mayor of the Portland We Know Today

The Oregon political legend has died at 84. Her life was epic.

12/12/2017 By Zach Dundas


Oregon Teen Gets Glowing Reviews in Broadway Debut

Raised in Happy Valley, 18-year-old Hailey Kilgore is earning raves for her starring role in Once on This Island.

12/05/2017 By Rebecca Jacobson

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Fred Meyer presents #MyRCH: an Evening to Celebrate Kids

The Randall Children’s Hospital (RCH) Foundation Board of Trustees hosted the first #MyRCH event


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Portland Monthly's Maker Mixer

On Wednesday, October 11, Portland Monthly brought 600 makers, artists, and design enthusiasts to WeWork Custom House to launch our 2017 Design Annual


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Junior League of Portland’s Harvest Soiree

On October 21, Junior League of Portland hosted the annual Harvest Soiree, which raised over $95,000.


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Hard Hat and Black Tie Dinner & Auction

Over 400 guests joined a festive evening at Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East’s seventh annual Hard Hat & Black Tie Dinner and Auction at the Portland Art Museum.


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Street Pub- Deschutes Brewery

Deschutes Brewery brought its 400-foot pop-up-pub home to Portland.


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Children’s Cancer Association’s 2017 Wonderball

Children’s Cancer Association (CCA) raised $1.4 million at its 17th annual Wonderball on October 7 to fuel its mission of prescribing joy to seriously ill children and their families.


Mount Hood Guide: Grandfather Frost

America's Longest-Serving Ski Patroller Works on Mount Hood

Buzz Bowman, age 88, talks Depression-era skiing, training in Alaska, and 70 years of saving lives.

11/20/2017 By Benjamin Tepler

Long Story Short

Mohanad Elsheiky Fled Libya. Now He's a Stand-Up Comic in Portland.

The former English teacher from Benghazi has risen quickly in this city's crowded comedy scene.

11/20/2017 By Fiona McCann