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Nov 19, 2012
HAPPENINGS
A city wide shopping event ties together local shops with the notion that holiday shopping should be fun and community supportive.
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Nov 22, 2011
Style Spotlight
One of Portland’s most endearing qualities is the ability of our community to actually get behind each other. The fashion world has a rep for being cutthroat and cruel, but here the local shop...
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May 5, 2011
Mark your calendar
Happy Cinco de Mayo drinking buddies! (It’s also my birthday but that’s not important—unless you’re shopping for presents!) It’s another damp day here in Puddle Town—but if we let every drop of...
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Apr 27, 2011
Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet
It’s that glorious time of year again—the annual holiday in which children destroy the kitchen preparing burnt toast, crunchy eggs, or lumpy oatmeal for their mommy dearest. Alternatively,...
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Feb 7, 2011
Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet
A couple weeks ago we gave you 7+ places to dine with your sweetie on the annual night when love is given a monetary value. But chances are you’re like most procrastinating partners and, with one...
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Jan 26, 2011
Holiday Eats Cheat Sheet
Pix Pâtisserie Mississippi location, 7am-midnight; Clinton location, 11am-midnight Speed up getting to the good stuff by skipping dinner and going straight for dessert. Both Pix locations will be...
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Dec 28, 2010
Last weekend, we caught OBT’s Nutcracker at the Keller, complete with large-scale special effects and the rigors of Balanchine tradition. Now we’re in Beaverton, trying to hastily park on a...
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Dec 26, 2010
“Dancer…dancer…” my Nutcracker date kept discreetly whispering as we surveyed the audience at the Keller. Here, a child’s head was elegantly aloft; there, a grandmother’s purse flashed a few...
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Dec 24, 2010
Be there or be square
By tomorrow night the packages will be unwrapped, the stockings will be empty and my swearing off of all sugar will have begun. It’s time to start thinking ahead to the next gala and preparing to...
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Dec 20, 2010
Stocking Stuffers
I am a notoriously lousy gifter. When wandering the stores at Christmastime I become hypnotized with possibilities and all thoughts of the actual recipient vanish. My eyes glaze over, and like a...
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