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Thumbnail for - The Perfect Party: January 2014
Jan 2, 2014
MOVERS & SHAKERS
A made-up mash-up of the month's most fascinating people, from Jerry Seinfeld to a ’90s teen heartthrob
Thumbnail for - Zen and the Art of Typewriter Maintenance
Jan 2, 2014
BIG PICTURE
Ace Typewriter, one of America’s last typewriter specialists, keeps hitting return.
Thumbnail for - Word on the Street: Portland’s 2013 Glossary
Dec 12, 2013
BEST OF 2013
Language is a constantly evolving beast, growing alongside the people who speak and use it. What new words were added to the Portland vernacular this year?
Thumbnail for - Dude, Where's My Accent?
Dec 2, 2013
CULTURE
Why the California Vowel Shift may have us all by the tongue
Thumbnail for - Dog Stars of the Eagle Cap Extreme
Dec 2, 2013
SPORTS
Oregon's answer to the Iditarod drives two- and four-legged racers to the snow-capped Wallowa Mountains for 4 unforgettable days each January.
Thumbnail for - The Cruciverbalist
Dec 2, 2013
CULTURE
Portland's global crossword puzzle star is deeply tied to the world of wordcraft.
Thumbnail for - Oregon's Food Innovation Legacy
Nov 1, 2013
BUSINESS
From tater tots to Tofurkey, Oregon invents tasty futures.
Thumbnail for - Marijuana Bandits, Rooftop Goats, and Space Chickens
Nov 1, 2013
ONE SENTENCE STORIES
It's another installment of the shortest stories in journalism—because there's simply no time for details.
Thumbnail for - Tending Tradition at the Portland Japanese Garden
Oct 1, 2013
CULTUREPHILE
The world-class garden's CEO Steve Bloom and curator Sadafumi Uchiyama seek to reinvent an exquisite, endangered art.
Thumbnail for - Mapping Elliott Smith's Portland
Oct 1, 2013
SPOTLIGHT
With sweetly melancholic songs about everything from the Rose Parade to the sidewalks of Alameda, Elliott Smith remains perhaps the closest thing Portland has to a bard.
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