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Findings Vol. 41, Issue 27

What we learned from reading this week’s paper.


Findings
There is apparently a law against renting out your driveway as a parking space.Lots of local tanning salons ignore the rules. Authorities closed one after a customer suffered second-degree burns. Ore   More
 
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 WW Staff

Drugstore Cowboy


Movie Reviews & Stories
Why it’s Portlandy: Beyond the obvious—Bob Hughes (Matt Dillon) robs Good Samaritan Hospital on Northwest 23rd Avenue, lives in a brick house on Northeast Webster Street, and loiters outside iconic  Seaton Pharmacy (now closed) at Southeast 60th Avenue and Belmont Street—   More
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

New Class

Our picks for 2015 School Board candidates who can bring about meaningful change.


Elections
Far more students are graduating from Portland Public Schools than 10 years ago. Several major school renovations are about to start
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Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

Bike to the Future


Cover Story
Bikes were here first. In 1895, bicycling was “the craze of the country” according to The Oregonian. Portland’s leading cycling activists at that time were Henry Pittock and William M. La   More
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

Findings Vol. 41, Issue 26

What we learned from reading this week’s paper.


Findings
One candidate for Portland School Board literally showed her opponent to his grave.Two months after City Commissioner Nick Fish’s bike got stolen, police announced a new bike-theft task force. Enem   More
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

Portland Bike Events Through the Year


Bike Issue
May 8, June 12, etc. Midnight Mystery Ride Second Friday of every month. midnightmysteryride.wordpress.com. The Midnight Mystery Ride enjoys its mystique—but here’s the bare minimum of what   More
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

Portland Bike Heroes and Villains


Bike Issue
HeroesCindy Lewellen Deed: remarkable perseverance  A Ford F-250 from California T-boned Lewellen, who was cycling at 26 mph on the “Dirty 30” to Sauvie Island one morning last Nove   More
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

Get This

Bike-Gear Recommendations by Portland Bike Shops


Bike Issue
Connor Bonazzola, Western Bikeworks Project 529 sticker, $10. “Project 529 [See page 19] has been really popular here. It’s basically a bike registration sticker, and there’s an app that c   More
 
Wednesday, April 29, 2015 WW Staff

Bar Guide 2015: When the Magic’s Gone

Strip clubs that double as hangouts, post Magic Garden.


Bar Guide
Devils Point 5305 SE Foster Road, 774-4513, devilspoint.net. 11 am-2:30 am daily. Even people who “don’t go to strip clubs” go to Devils Point. Why? The beautiful spectacle of some of Por   More
 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 WW Staff

Bar Guide 2015: Six Very Different Portland Sports Bars

Rip City, babe.


Bar Guide
Yur’s  717 NW 16th Ave., 224-0160. Yur’s is a beautiful example of adaptability, having gone in recent years from resolute cabbie bar to unwitting PNCA after-class slum to, lately, on   More
 
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 WW Staff
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