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Save the Date

How to celebrate the best 4/20 of our lifetime.


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April 20 needs a makeover.As far as dates on the Julian calendar go, this coming Monday doesn’t have a whole lot going for it. Consult Wikipedia: the birthday of Adolf Hitler, the anniversarie   More
 
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 WM. WILLARD GREENE

Bad Boy

Steve Buel is cranky, irritating, stubborn—and a surprising force for change in Portland Public Schools.


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Greg Belisle demanded an answer. Steve Buel refused to give him one. It was Jan. 27, 2014, and Belisle was holding the gavel as co-chairman of the Portland Public Schools board. He and the oth   More
 
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 BETH SLOVIC

It Used To Be Better

What went wrong in Portland’s visual arts scene, and what we can do to fix it.


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Udders hang from the rafters. They’re fake, fashioned from rubber molds, but the long-haired calf grazing in the corner of the gallery is real, and it’s pissing on the hay covering the hardw   More
 
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 RICHARD SPEER

Joint Ventures

Starting a pot business? These companies want to help.


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Alexa Divett is getting a contact high. Divett runs Maya Media Collective, a Northeast Portland company that is part of the commercial frenzy surrounding the legalization of marijuana in Orego   More
 
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 AARON MESH

Cheap Life

Living cheap and well in Portland: $1 Beers, $1 bowling and the $20 one-hour massage.


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Remember when the Great Recession ended? Neither do we. While economists say the nation has been on the mend, and the Dow reached a new high this month, it sure doesn’t feel that way in Port   More
 
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 WW Staff

You Call This a Farm?

Urban farmers and foresters are benefiting from a gaping property tax loophole.


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Joe Angel is a real-estate developer and investor best known for once owning 28 Portland-area Burger Kings. Angel also helped develop three downtown hotels—the Westin, the deLuxe and the Luc   More
 
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 NIGEL JAQUISS

Man Vs. Machine

A video poker machine dealt Justin Curzi a strange hand. Now he’s calling the Oregon Lottery’s bluff.


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Justin Curzi pecked the draw button on the Jacks or Better video poker machine. The glow from five game screens lit the maroon walls of the windowless room in the back of Northwest Portland’s    More
 
Thursday, March 5, 2015 BETH SLOVIC

The Big Apple

Why local artisan cidermakers are at the core of a national boom.


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The tree wasn’t all that special. It was just too damn big. Back in 2004, Nat West’s friend and neighbor in North Portland, Norris Thomlinson, had a large and craggy tree in his backyard t   More
 
Wednesday, February 25, 2015 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

What He Left Behind

Emails ex-Gov. John Kitzhaber’s office sought to destroy reveal tensions over power, money and former First Lady Cylvia Hayes.


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Ex-Gov. John Kitzhaber resigned last week amid allegations his fiancee, former first lady of Oregon Cylvia Hayes, improperly used her access to him to influence state policy while benefiting f   More
 
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 NIGEL JAQUISS

27 Reasons to Love Portland Right Now


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NO.1Because Portland is to America what America is to the world… They aren’t just coming to America anymore. They’re coming to Portland. For the second year in a row, Oregon was the state   More
 
Wednesday, February 11, 2015 WW Staff
 

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