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Best of Portland 2012: Best Sights

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Best Automotive Artist When Rev. C.E. Linville noticed people praying outside his 1987 Toyota Tercell, he assumed they were worshipping false idols. Turns out, they were actually praying for his    More
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 WW Staff

Best of Portland 2012: Best People

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Best Nonagenarian Barber Wayne Smith’s advanced age—he’ll turn 91 in July—is evident from the second you walk into his yellowing barbershop tucked away in the heart of St. Johns. His hair   More
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 WW Staff

Teenage Wasteland

An all-ages guide to what Portland kids do while parents work and sleep.

Cover Story
Portland is a paradise with cool bands, no cover and cheap drinks—if you can get past the bouncer’s flashlight. It’s not so kind to the underage. Cops are on the lookout for packs of kids    More
Wednesday, July 4, 2012 WW Staff

Hotseat: Rep. Peter Defazio

The Oregon Democrat talks about his disappointment with Obama and the cost of the CRC.

Q & A
U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio has held his Oregon seat in Congress for more than 25 years. The 4th District Democrat has been...   More
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 WW Staff

Headout: Cue the Kiss

The script says to make your move…now!

Along with the screaming children eating cheese sandwiches and miserly old folks with elaborate seating arrangements, Portland’s Movies in the Park series offers lots of PDA. To help you make th   More
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 WW Staff

Wingard Drops Re-election Bid


State Rep. Matt Wingard (R-Wilsonville) has dropped his bid for re-election, following WW's report last week that a former female aide had accused of him of sexual misconduct.
The aide, now 23, had said Wingard pressured her into a sexual relationship while she worked for him, a...   More
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 by WW Staff

Summer Guide 2012

Make your Portland summer an epic one.

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It might hurt a little. A nasty sunburn may ooze and peel. You may not be able to get your swollen, blistered feet into a pair of shoes. A hangover may leave you in a sour fog until the next day   More
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 WW Staff

Willamette Weekend

8 things to do in Portland, May 18-20


Friday, May 18

Jackpot Records/Studio 15th Birthday
[MUSIC] Dual record-store/recording-studio businesses Jackpot and Jackpot! celebrate their respective 15th birthdays in style, with an epic show headlined by the local heros of Quasi and legendary Northwest rock outfit the Minus 5 (plus System and Station, the Alialujah Ch...   More
Friday, May 18, 2012 by WW Staff

The Good, the Bad and the Odd

We review new local albums to see who’s keeping Portland the weirdest.

Album Reviews
Plankton Wat, Spirits (Thrill Jockey) Weirdness scale: 5/10 What kind of weird: Watching the slow-motion moments in a David Lynch film on repeat weird. It would appear that the men of Eternal Tap   More
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 WW Staff

Devour 2012: World Markets

Market Guide
Top Picks: Dutch American Market for the wall of licorice. Fubonn to learn that Portland is more diverse than you think it is. H Mart because it’s a foreign country. La Tapatia for enormous ch   More
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 WW Staff

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