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BIG PICTURE

Keep Sporting Weird: A New Book Profiles the World's Oddest Athletic Pursuits

From ostrich racing to chess boxing, a new photography book documents the world’s strangest athletic dreams.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 11/18/2014
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LOCAL FOOD

The A to Z Food Lover's Guide to Oregon

This alphabetic sampler of the state's best things to eat and drink will sharpen your appetite (and appreciation) for the fertile place we call home.

  • By Zach Dundas, Rachel Ritchie, Benjamin Tepler, Allison Jones, Kelly Clarke, Marty Patail, Maya Seaman, Nicole Cordier, Caleb Diehl, and Sarah Richards
  • Published 09/02/2014
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GEAR UP

Hiking App Uncovers Over 400 Hidden Viewpoints

Acclaimed Oregon photographer Rodney Lough, Jr. shares 18 years worth of outdoor discoveries with a new phone app.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 08/21/2014
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NORTHWEST EVENTS

Oregon Wild’s 40th Anniversary Celebration

On October 17, celebrate Oregon Wild's birthday with camp-inspired foods and event-only brewed beer.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 08/20/2014
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Three Outstanding Portland Wallpaper Makers

These PDX-based design houses push home decor beyond the paint brush.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 08/18/2014
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DISPATCH

What's Killing the Oregon Sea Star?

Many of the state's colorful tide-pool treasures are being destroyed by a mysterious wasting syndrome that could drastically change our coastal biodiversity.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 08/13/2014
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PRO TIPS

10 Tips for Traveling with Your pets

The American Veterinary Medical Association breaks it down.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 08/11/2014
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PDX INDEX

Vacation Days, By the Numbers

Paid or not, Oregonians (and the tourists who love them) make the most of their days off.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 08/01/2014
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HOME DECOR

18 Gorgeous Vintage Wallpapers from a Portland Company's Treasure Trove

Bolling & Co.'s stash of early 20th Century wallpapers reveals the depth, beauty, and intricacy of a long-ignored medium.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 07/29/2014
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HIGH CRAFT SPOTLIGHT

Skulls, Spines, Whorls, and Wings: The Creepy/Beautiful World of Woodworker Laura Buchan

A Portland sculptor carves her own eerie menagerie.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 07/07/2014
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DRINK EVENT SPOTLIGHT

Join the (Dog-Friendly) Cider Summit Portland

Get ready to join the thirsty crowds at Cider Summit PDX's fourth annual apple bash.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 06/13/2014
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NORTHWEST EVENTS

Outer Space Up Close in Central Oregon

The 15th annual Prineville Star Party puts the universe's majesty on display.

  • By Sarah Richards
  • Published 05/21/2014
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