August 2011
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Bullets, bombs, IEDs. For today's armed forces, the risks are myriad. But for the women serving their country, some of the greatest threats come from an enemy within: their fellow soldiers. The stories of three Oregon women demonstrate the many...
WITH NEARLY 40 years retrospect, Carrie Jones can sound almost forgiving about the malicious, repeated abuse and sexual assaults she experienced during her two years in the US Army. “The military was not set up for women,” says the 61-year-old...
Rural feasting on Sauvie Island is as good it gets.
Suzanne Fuoco's jams combine fruit flavors from well outside the box.
For a truly continental taste, you must discover Belgian beers.
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Sometimes finding a spot to eat outdoors is no picnic, but we're here to help.
Take your pint out to the patio for a shot of Vitamin D.
See the sights from great heights while savoring your bites.
Start the day with a little fresh air to go with your eggs and bacon.
Any of these five smokin' hotspots can light your fire.
Food and drink taste better with a river view.
The guests will be arriving soon. Do we need more chairs?
Influential gallery owner Elizabeth Leach has accomplished much in her 30-year career.
This art dealer's ambitions know no boundaries.
Witty Eugene author tries to fit in with the locals, to no avail.
Welcome to great outdoor eating with serene scenery.
PDX Index takes us to the rivers.
Olympia artist puts a bird on her crafty museum show.
OK dudes, time to quit bitchin' and start stitchin'.
Let's hear it for the dietary indecisive!
Timber Joey for mayor? Or are we barking up the wrong tree?
It's a summer poetry explosion! Budding hipsters have three options for finding a verse venue.
Cycling, softball, and seeing spectacular homes are on tap for August.
Young, critically acclaimed, and decidedly opinionated, industrial designer Joey Roth recently moved his solo practice from San Francisco to Portland. He expounds on his design philosophy (very Portland), his take on the craft movement...
See exclusive video of a trio of our top poets waxing dramatic.
Just beyond the traffic-snarled concrete of Southwest Portland, Chris and Gretchen Hotz have transformed a bland, poorly designed split-level into an artful abode oozing style and character.
The book, the band, the car, and the cologne that come from the Rose City.
You too can embolden your look in daring prints. Remember to keep it playful, though.
Keep cool in the heat with a little wading at Wahtum Lake.
Farmland LP is a company on the grow—organically that is.
Bullets, bombs, IEDs. For today's armed forces, the risks are myriad. But for the women serving their country, some of the greatest threats come from an enemy within: their fellow soldiers. The stories of three Oregon women demonstrate the many...
Just a few suggestions for DIY decor that will brighten up any bungalow.
Growing fruit in your backyard is a berry, berry good idea.
Hi-tech hub Hillsboro has a handle on the future.