Paige Williams

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May 26, 2009
Wintertime Tahoe holds no shortage of its own stunning imagery and activities, but for natives and long-timers, summer is the secret star. Choosing a vacation base can feel overwhelming. If I had...
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May 19, 2009
Before portland had world-class brewpubs, or a dreamy wine country for a backyard, or a growing band of merry microdistillers (see “And Now, Meet Your Makers”), it had a serious drinking problem....
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May 19, 2009
It’s hard not to feel overwhelmed with angst during these tumultuous economic times. With the state’s unemployment rate pushing 10 percent, the bottom seems nowhere in sight. You, our readers,...
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May 19, 2009
Does this Recession make my butt look big? Puh. This recession doesn’t make anything look big, except maybe the prospect of debt. As Americans scale back, stripping away all but the essentials,...
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May 19, 2009
MY CHILDHOOD DOCTOR’S name was Stockton, and I remember him most for his smell. He smelled clean and capable (comforting, even), and I liked the guy even as he immunized me. That’s right—he...
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May 19, 2009
THE OTHER DAY I met a woman who told me she had an ankle tattoo of a Chinese symbol for wisdom. In Portland, tattoo confessions aren’t exactly shocking, but this woman was, shall we say, of a...
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May 19, 2009
IT IS A TESTAMENT to this city’s status that when I started telling people I was relocating to Portland not one of them said, “You’re moving to Maine?” All due respect to the land of lobsters, but...
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May 19, 2009
Oregon's microdistilling scene followed the microbrewery boom of two decades ago. Now, five of eight local craft distilleries are located in Portland's city center, near SE Seventh Avenue and...
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May 19, 2009
Lately we've noticed scruff on more than just a few faces. In fact, Portland may be the beardiest city in America right now. Here's our proof.
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May 19, 2009
A few thoughts on breakfast from our Editor in Chief