Hotel Watch 2017
Here's a refresher course on hospitality industry groundbreakings, from downtown's Hi-Lo to the Pearl District's new Hilton to a Hood River cousin of the Jupiter Hotel.
Lauren Kershner and Ramona DeNies
From free chocolate buffets to caviar and truffle blowouts, here are 10 spots to eat, drink, and ring in the new year.
Eat Beat Team
Northwest gardens don’t have to lie dormant just because the temperature dips.
Winter Relaxation: Getaways
Whether you’d rather snorkel in Hawai'i or ski in Sun Valley, PDX can take you there.
Got a plane to catch? We’ve got six reasons to get to PDX really, really early.
From a bike-enabled smartphone holder to the finest backcountry meals, we’ve got little bit of everything for the adventurer on your list.
With perpendicular gusts pummeling the runway at the Portland airport, it was a tin-can shimmy for some arriving passengers.
Cozier than a fresh-sliced tauntaun.
Too many holiday sweet potatoes? Gather up the clan—or go refreshingly solo—for free outdoor therapy on "Green" Friday.
Rebecca Jacobson and Ramona DeNies
Investigating the extinct volcano’s mysterious springs.
Most hotels in the path of next summer's Great American Eclipse (which passes straight over Oregon) have been booked for years. Starting November 17, there's another lodging option: camping!
Who run the world? Goats.
Through October 30, nab $499 winter tickets (with an Iceland stopover) to five European cities.
Instead of burritos and pad Thai, these mobile trucks dispense knowledge about our natural surroundings and conservation.
A Eugene-based archeological nonprofit wants you to fund its 2017 expedition to the middle of the ocean.
Can a Portland company topple the industry juggernaut?
A Portland couple converts an antique motor home into the retro-inspired camper of their dreams.
Some jerks knocked over Cape Kiwanda's iconic Duckbill formation. They were caught—on video, at least. Now Oregon State Police is on the case. But really, only you can prevent geology crimes.
These cute little backyard playgrounds aim to contain your death-dealing little furball.
In the Deschutes National Forest near Sisters, a painstakingly renovated wilderness lodge aims to marry highballs and vintage lawn chairs, canoes and camp chic.