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Aug 23, 2012
Mudroom
At one local school, a garden and cafeteria go global.
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Aug 23, 2012
Mudroom
A national art-college boom expands Portland’s creative palette.
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Aug 15, 2012
MAYBE IT’S OUR laid-back, coffee-shop culture. Or our lack of more than one major professional sports team. Or maybe it’s our tendency to shut down the city when more than four snowflakes...
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May 25, 2012
Mudroom
Portland’s many sister cities include Bologna and Sapporo. But where the heck is Khabarovsk?
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May 24, 2012
Feature
In the tough-on-crime ’90s, Oregon’s Measure 11 sentencing law sent teenager David Pedersen to juvenile jail—and then adult prison—for armed robbery. Fifteen years later, Pedersen got out and...
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Apr 27, 2012
Mudroom
The "doctrine of discovery" comes under careful scrutiny by a legal scholar from (where else?) Lewis & Clark College.
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Mar 16, 2012
THE BIJOU This demure downtown café has been the place to talk development and political strategy since it first served (pre-buzzword) local and organic chow three decades ago. WHO’S...
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Mar 16, 2012
THE OLD SAW that all politics is local is an understatement here. In Portland’s unique political culture, neighborhood associations enjoy a hefty say, particularly on what gets built where. This...
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Jan 26, 2012
Mudroom
Some of the state's best minds are rethinking the way we do schools.
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Jan 20, 2012
Features
A decision about your child's schooling is one of the most important you'll ever make. It helps to be educated!
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