The rush-hour creep between Vancouver and Portland ?could lead almost anyone to conclude that traffic on the I-5 bridge over the Columbia River will only get worse. Official estimates project cars per day to swell from the current 125,500 to...
Fin takes advantage of our proximity to two rivers and an ocean.
Farro is a great grain change up to liven up winter entrees. Follow the recipe from local food authority Jim Dixon.
Are homemade sodas the next artisan drinking frontier?
There are deals to be had with winter wines.
Even here in Portland, a stronghold of casual dining, food can become exhausting, showmanship trumping flavor and gimmicks overshadowing enjoyment. But in September, when Megan Henzel opened her 43-seat Roost on the corner of SE 14th Avenue and...
Celebs we'd most like at our dinner party this month.
This month's winning finds, from best big idea to band of the minute.
The coauthor of _Not Quite Adults_, comes to the aid of twentysomething late-bloomers.
This month's word: tofu, n.
Bikes, Blazers, and some boot-stompin' punk
The reigning Miss Oregon gives us a behind-the-scenes glimpse at the world of pageantry.
Veteran Portland choreographer Mary Oslund returns to the stage
Do Portland's dark months have you feeling blue? Let us and "*Heidi, the new Timberline puppy*":/travel-and-outdoors/articles/meet-heidi-december-2010/, come to the rescue with 50 great ways to ward off the wet and chill. Consider it your personal...
How many stylists, pigeons and undersized sweaters did the creators of _Portlandia_ need to skewer Portland?
Voters may have trounced the state's first nontribal casino. Lottery revenues may be down. But history shows that Oregonians' yen for games of chance is destined to grow.
If you must gamble, here's how to lose more slowly
Meet the couple behind Portland candle and body-care company Pacifica and the body-butter boom.
With La Niña predicted to drop an extra few hundred inches of powder on Mount Hood this winter, Dave Pietka’s latest endeavor, Castle Boardshop, seems practically assured of a soft landing.
Surrounded by kids and chickens while collaborating with her husband, Portland Fashion Week winner Alicia Wood weaves family and an earthy elegance into every ensemble.