RAINMAKER: PROFILES IN PROFIT

TIE Oregon Fuels Portland Start-Ups

Nitin Rai gives local tech a kick in the pants.

03/22/2013 By Zach Dundas

SCENE & HEARD

The Accidental Story of Louie Louie

How the Kingsmen created Portland's greatest classic rock hit.

03/22/2013 Edited by Zach Dundas

PORTLAND GLOSSARY

Word on the Street: Shambition

What Portlanders are saying—or should be.

03/22/2013

SPORTS

Can Portland's New Superstars Save Women's Soccer?

The Portland Thorns launch with Alex Morgan, Christine Sinclair, and high pressure.

03/22/2013 By Jonanna Widner

FEATURE

The New Shul

Can Synagogue Shaarie Torah survive in a new age of Portland Judaism?

02/22/2013 By Ketzel Levine

BACKPAGE

Save the Oregonian

Nine ways to rescue the state's oldest newspaper.

02/21/2013

ONE SENTENCE STORIES

2013’s Dumbest Crime Story—And More!

Micro-stories about Portland's karaoke scene, sugar babies, and more.

02/20/2013

HISTORY

Tom McCall's Way with Words

On the 100th anniversary of his birth, we let Oregon's most legendary governor speak for himself

02/20/2013 By Zach Dundas

PORTLAND GLOSSARY

Word on the Street: The Rides of March

What Portlanders are saying—or should be

02/20/2013

NEWS

Perfect Party March 2013

We gather the month's most fascinating Portland newsmakers around the table.

02/19/2013

EDITOR'S NOTE

Public Art & Debate

A look at Portland's newest public art project, Lead Pencil Studio's Inversion: Plus Minus, now rising in the Central Eastside.

02/15/2013 By Randy Gragg

Slideshow

Slide Show: Lead Pencil Studio

Designers Annie Han and Daniel Mihalyo are responsible for the sculpture at the east end of the Hawthorne bridge—and much more!

02/15/2013

Article

The Lost Art of Handwriting

A Portland pair is on a quest to preserve our penmanship.

01/25/2013 By Tamara Feingold

PORTLAND GLOSSARY

Word on the Street: Faleo

01/25/2013

Article

Casablanca 2.0

A Lake Oswego native re-creates cinema's most legendary bar in Morocco.

01/25/2013 By Alexis Rehrmann

Article

Smelling A Story

Imaginary Authors creates a line of tale-telling perfumes.

01/25/2013 By Angela Sanders

FEATURE

25 Portlanders Who Are Changing the World

Meet the idealists, entrepreneurs, organizers, thinkers, and doers who make Portland a capital city of global action.

01/25/2013 Edited by Zach Dundas With Georgia Perry, Ramona DeNies, Robert Ham, Laura Lundberg, Jonathan Frochtzwajg, and Tamara Feingold

Slideshow

Slide Show: Levé Charity Ball December 2012

Levé's Ninth Annual Charity Ball was the most successful yet.

01/24/2013

Article

The Perfect Party: Super Bowl Edition

The guests we’d most like to watch the big game with

01/23/2013

APPRECIATION

Ada Louise Huxtable, RIP

A strong, smart, critical voice, she led the important discussion about architecture and our culture for half a century.

01/14/2013 By Kristin Belz