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Jan 11, 2011
It’s all in a night’s work. I devoted Saturday evening to checking out a pair of newish brew pubs, Breakside Brewing on NE Dekum, as well as the freshly opened Burnside Brewing, and found them to...
Jan 7, 2011
The Sporting Life
It’s been a while since a local sports team was involved in any sort of nationally televised championship scenario, so naturally the furor over the Oregon Ducks battling the Auburn Tigers for the...
Jan 4, 2011
Gads, is it 2011 already? My, how quickly the sands of time swirl away during the pursuit of Happy Hour excellence and bar bounty. Please understand that I’ve had to chew my way through some...
Dec 30, 2010
Ring in the new year at one of Portland Monthly's favorite watering holes of 2010.
Is procrastinating on your list of New Year’s resolutions (again)? Since you still haven’t made plans, here are a few destinations that will save you from a lonely night spent the couch with Dick...
Dec 28, 2010
Brew pubs are sprouting like dandelions around these parts, what with Cascade Barrelhouse, Migration Brewing, Coalition Brewing, Breakside Brewing, and Hair of the Dog all putting up their "Open"...
Dec 22, 2010
There are deals to be had with winter wines.
Dec 20, 2010
I am a notoriously lousy gifter. When wandering the stores at Christmastime I become hypnotized with possibilities and all thoughts of the actual recipient vanish. My eyes glaze over, and like a...
Dec 14, 2010
Take a long look at Star Bar. What do you see? Located on the corner of SE Morrison Street and Sixth Avenue, from the outside you get nothing, other than the blinking neon star that says, "BAR."...
Dec 9, 2010
Jeff Manning at the Oregonian is reporting that a local group of investors headed by J. Clayton Herring, president of real estate firm Norris Beggs & Simpson, is doing some legwork to bring...
Dec 6, 2010
"I like these cold, gray winter days. Days like these let you savor a bad mood."
I can’t remember if the preceding quote was from Thomas Hobbes or Calvin and Hobbes, but it suits me. Having...
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