Home · Articles · By STACY BROWNHILL
 

Activist Wants to Ban Studded Tires in Oregon for 2012

Jeff Bernards

Portland activist Jeff Bernards—who made WW's 2006 "Best of Portland: People" for his Get Lit campaign to make biking safer—is back. This time he's rallying to ban studded tires in Oregon for the 2012 ballot,...   More
 
Thursday, January 27, 2011 by STACY BROWNHILL

The Rite Stuff

Here’s a Catholic priest-to-gay groom story that same-sex marriage advocates ought to tell.


Politics
 Jim Stephens first spotted Darold Slack on June 16, 2008, standing in the crowd at the Portland Pride Parade.   More
 
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL

Coverage For All

Is single-payer health care the cure for Oregon?


Politics
 State Rep. Michael Dembrow wants to establish in Oregon what the White House and Congress couldn’t do in last year’s healthcare reform effort: single-payer health care.   More
 
Wednesday, January 26, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL

Drink 2011: The Slammer


Bar Guide
Walk into the Slammer and be transported back into a reassuring hybrid of your uncle’s basement den and freshman-year college parties.   More
 
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL

Drink 2011: Dots


Bar Guide
    More
 
Monday, January 24, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL

Drink 2011: Slow Bar


Bar Guide
A step up from My Father’s Place next door, Slow Bar is perfect for late nights when you’re still riding out that post-concert high but hankering for something more glamorous than a dive bar.   More
 
Monday, January 24, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL

Activist Begins "Oregon Cannabis Commission" Petition Drive for 2012




Oregon Liquor Control Commission? Try the Oregon Cannabis Commission.

Cannabis activist Paul Stanford has filed a new initiative aimed at the 2012 state ball...   More
 
Thursday, January 20, 2011 by STACY BROWNHILL

Portlanders Go to the Table with Police Bureau




Despite a spate of Portland police shootings in about a month, the tone at tonight's Community and Police Relations Committee meeting was one of respect. The meeting was...   More
 
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 by STACY BROWNHILL

Creative Tension

Portland’s “New Frontier” of art has a bumpy start.


News Stories
The first three months at Milepost 5’s Studios in Northeast Portland have been rocky, and residents remain weary after nightmarish plumbing and other problems. In October, nearly 70 painters, ph ...   More
 
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL

Van Jones

What Obama’s ex-environmental adviser plans to tell Portland about the green economy.


Hot Seat
Van Jones says he isn’t bitter that he’s no longer President Obama’s environmental adviser and green-jobs guru. Jones, who will be speaking in Portland on Jan. 25, has certainly mov ...   More
 
Wednesday, January 19, 2011 STACY BROWNHILL
Top Articles from STACY BROWNHILL
No articles in this section
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close