Greg Rucka is a serial series writer.
Aside from penning big-name comic-book titles for DC and Marvel, the
Portland-based author is responsible for the excellent Atticus Kodiak
novels (about a s
Sorenson to open Ava Gene's, Stark Naked Pizza now Baby Doll, and more new places to eat and drink
Our weekly reading of the bureaucratic tarot cards that are OLCC liquor license applications:
Stumptown don Duane Sorenson has purchased the former Lauro Kitchen at 3377 SE Division St., where he will open a new restaurant called Ava Gene's. The application offers little else in the way of information—the old license forms used to make you write a bit about your menu, but the newer...
Can he bring Etsy, 4Chan and Kickstarter to Portland?
Andy Baio is one of Portland's most influential geeks. The former Chief Technology Officer of Kickstarter, he's been writing his hugely influential blog waxy.org for a decade and done a bunch of other stuff you can read about on his Wikipedia page.This morning, Baio—along with B...
Native Tap House, N.W.I.P.A., 24th & Meatballs and more new places to eat and drink
Our weekly glimpse into the future of Portland's restaurant and bar scene...Das Beer, an upcoming online beer store, has applied for a license to offer on-site customer pick-up at 211 SE Madison two days a week.Bill Hayden has applied for a full license to Pub @ The Yard, a bar at the L...More
If you haven't voted yet, you have until 8 pm tonight. But because you were too lazy to mail a letter, now you now have to go to a drop box to get your ballot in.
For some reason, the State of Oregon only maintains this really clunky map of ballot drop locations. The Bus Project has put together More
Last week’s feature on Portraits of the Willamette left out the most avid group of river users – spring chinook fisherman. On any given day in April and May there are hundreds of “springer” fishermen on the Willamette angling for the most prized salmon i...
Continuing Willamette Week's "Willamette week," we've put together collection of vintage images of the river—including an Oregonian article from 1904 claiming "Only photo ever taken of a mermaid." Anybody who complains that the O has gone downhill may want to check that out.
Previously only available on draft in the
odd bar, Anthem Cider is now being bottled and sold under its own
slickly designed label. The inaugural release of the new line from Salem