Oregon Shakespeare Festival

Shakespeare Fest: Know Before You Go

The world-famous annual Bard-off kicks off tomorrow in Ashland ("It is on, people! It is so on!" gushed one blogger). Should you believe the hype? Yes—and we've got four reasons why.

02/19/2015 By Rene Bermudez

WHEN TELEVISION ROCKS

Video Crush: Bob's Burgers Does Sleater-Kinney

Rejoice! The kids from FOX's hit animated show get a visit from Sleater-Kinney. And yes, there is much skanking and pogoing. We've got the clip.

02/19/2015 By Rene Bermudez

FILM FESTIVAL

Six Picks for PIFF

From Alps-wandering sheepdogs to apocalyptic zombies, we celebrate today's official launch of the 38th Annual Portland International Film Festival with a shortlist of must-sees.

02/05/2015 By Rene Bermudez

REVIEW

Theater Review: PETE's 'Enter THE NIGHT'

An avante-garde script steeped in gender politics and racial minstrelsy; playwright María Irene Fornes's 1993 work may not stand the test of time, but it does offer PETE ways to shine.

01/29/2015 By Rene Bermudez

THEATER

Meet the Star Piglets in Boom Arts' New Play

Piglets! On stage! Need we say more?

01/26/2015 By Rene Bermudez

HEALTH NEWS

Pharmaca Set to Open Beaverton Location with Free Spa Treatments

Feb 7 & 8—Free mini-facials, expert health and beauty advice, and more await locals at the Beaverton Grand Opening.

01/19/2015 By Rene Bermudez

ARCHITECTURE

How to Bend Light

Architect and thinker Nancy Cheng reveals how sheet materials can be cut, creased, or crimped to generate lighting effects that change with the sun's movement.

01/06/2015 By Rene Bermudez

Fashion News

West End Shopping

With two known boutiques moving in this month, is the west end our new fashion hub?

01/10/2012 By Eden Dawn

NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS

Eat Beat Neighborhood News

Top food news stories from around Portland, including a chef shuffle at Central, dinners to go in Milwaukie, and a temporary closure and redesign for Meriwet...

01/05/2012 By Allison Jones

OPENING WATCH

First Look: Sizzle Pie West, Open NYE

Eat Beat snagged the first look at the second location of Burnside’s late-night rock-and-roll pizza joint, opening New Years Eve with champagne and a s...

12/30/2011 By Allison Jones

OPENING WEEK

Look Inside Kim Boyce’s Bakeshop, Now Open

Eat Beat’s got the first look inside pastry queen Kim Boyce’s new NE Portland sweet stop Bakeshop, complete with apple hand pies, figgy scones, a...

12/29/2011 By Allison Jones

Happenings

Quick Picks!

12/29/2011 By Eden Dawn

Desirables

Board Games for the Not Bored

Angry Birds and Words With Friends compete with the old favorites, like Monopoly – and now, Portland-opoly.

12/27/2011 By Kristin Belz

EAT HERE NOW

Bounty in a Box

Chef Naoko’s Bento Café is the place for artful Japanese “lunch boxes”—authentic, healthy, and positively local.

08/24/2011 By Benjamin Tepler

Desirables

No Whining: Govino Glasses are Elegant, Eco-friendly and Shatterproof

These picnic-packable glasses let you imbibe graciously no matter where you go.

08/19/2011 By Kristin Belz

OPENING DAY

Inside Salt & Straw’s Scoop Shop

Eat Beat’s got the photos and flavors from Salt & Straw’s ice cream epicenter on NE Alberta, opening today.

08/12/2011 By Allison Jones

Desirables

Fluorescents that Flaunt their Curves

Energy conservation meets innovative beauty in these new light bulbs.

08/11/2011 By Kristin Belz

Alternative spirits

In Cider Information

Bushwhacker taps into burgeoning market

08/05/2011 By Christine Bedenis

EAT HERE NOW

Portland’s Premier Crêpe Stop

Enter into the folds of deliciousness at Suzette with fresh flavors and homemade everything.

08/03/2011 By Benjamin Tepler

FOOD AND DRINK EVENTS

Slideshow: Kenny and Zuke’s Pickle Throwdown

Ten local restaurants pickled everything from cucumbers and cauliflower to hot dogs and duck tongues for one wild event.

07/25/2011 By Allison Jones