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Aug 16, 2010
Portland Monthly Editor in Chief Randy Gragg takes a look and Portland's possible new culture tax.
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Jul 14, 2010
Editor’s Note
OF THE many self-celebrations I hear about Portland these days, one that tickled my ears recently was a comparison between Stumptown’s current cultural flowering and that of 15th-century...
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Jun 11, 2010
Editor’s Note
Editor-in-Chief, Randy Gragg, compellingly addresses Oregon's wine/beer rivalry: why is wine given so much attention, when beer is, arguably, more important, and at least equally as loved?
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May 21, 2010
Editor’s Note
Editor-in-Chief, Randy Gragg, spooks readers with the tale of his first Oregon camping adventure.
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Apr 15, 2010
Editor’s Note
The Oregon Historical Society is the West Coast’s third-largest historical archive and has been in operation for 112 years. But without a fast-acting helping hand, OHS could face a phased shutdown....
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Mar 15, 2010
Editor’s Note
Editor-in-Chief Randy Gragg reflects on his past homes and the future of the Portland housing market.
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Feb 2, 2010
Editor’s Note
Editor in Chief Randy Gragg compares Portland's gourmet scene to other cities, particularly Boston. This spring, the International Association of Culinary Professionals will hold its annual...
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Jan 19, 2010
EDITOR’S NOTE
After years of cloudiness and uncertainty for Portland Public Schools, the skies are beginning to clear as enrollment increases due to the influx of children from the 20- and 30- somethings that...
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Dec 10, 2009
EDITOR’S NOTE
I’m not a religious person. The best label for me is probably “agnostic”: I don’t profess to know whether there is a supreme god or force. Yet anywhere I go in the world, I’m inevitably drawn to...
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Nov 9, 2009
Editor’s Note
Having spent a lot of time in Portland, Seattle, and Vancouver, BC—each a place with jawdropping views—I’ve developed a theory about cities, mountains, and vistas. My conclusion: in Portland,...
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