Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1486-1-.html Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Summer Guide 2014: Best Portland-Area Disc Golf Spots - Top fields for disc golfers of all stripes, from hippie bros to regular hippies. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22687-summer_guide_2014_best_portland_area_disc_golf_spots_top_fields_for_disc_golfers_of_all_stripes_from.html Disc golf—it’s all anyone is talking about these days. At home. At the office. At the grocery stores. People can’t get enough of disc golf. But, really, disc golf is the best. It is all ]]> The Howling - The return of wolves stirs up old hostilities between rural and urban Oregonians. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23406-the_howling_the_return_of_wolves_stirs_up_old_hostilities_between_rural_and_urban_oregonians.html In March, Rob Klavins and his wife, Emily, picked up their life in Southwest Portland and moved to Enterprise, a town with 1,888 people and zero stoplights in the northeastern corner of Oregon. Ro]]> Chennai Masala: Restaurant Guide 2014 - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23225-chennai_masala_restaurant_guide_2014_.html 2088 NW Stucki Ave., Hillsboro, 531-9500, chennaimasala.net [THE OTHER MADRAS] Year after year, Chennai Masala is named the finest Indian food in the Portland metro area, and year af]]> Winter Guide 2013: Neu-Wave Boards - Tabletop games for the snowbound. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20164-winter_guide_2013_neu_wave_boards_tabletop_games_for_the_snowbound.html If you spent the last few decades skiing, you may have missed the analog-game renaissance. Led by efficient and humorless German visionaries like Reiner Knizia and Klaus Teuber, board games are ]]> Nakwon: Restaurant Guide 2014 - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23258-nakwon_restaurant_guide_2014_.html Tin Bucket: Filling Station - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20696-tin_bucket_filling_station_.html Growlers are an overrated component of beer-geek culture. It’s a lot of the same beer, and the longer it sits, the warmer and flatter it gets. So Tin Bucket (3520 N Williams Ave., 477-7689) is]]> Jesus Freaks - In a secular city, Kutless worships in the open—to the tune of 3 million records sold. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20296-jesus_freaks_in_a_secular_city_kutless_worships_in_the_open%E2%80%94to_the_tune_of_3_million_records.html Chances are, you’ve never heard of Kutless.  That’s an odd statement to make about a band that, since forming in 1999, has sold more than 3.5 million albums. But Kutless might just be P]]> Beer Guide 2014: Hood River Day Sip - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21911-beer_guide_2014_hood_river_day_sip_.html Double Mountain Brewery 8 4th St., Hood River, 541-387-0042, doublemountainbrewery.com.  If you’re only familiar with Double Mountain’s bottled standards, you’ll gawk at the broad lineu]]> Restaurant Guide 2013: Shoten - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21362-restaurant_guide_2013_shoten_.html Restaurant Guide 2013: Olympic Provisions - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21331-restaurant_guide_2013_olympic_provisions_.html Restaurant Guide 2013: Apizza Scholls - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21271-restaurant_guide_2013_apizza_scholls_.html Restaurant Guide 2013: Evoe - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21297-restaurant_guide_2013_evoe_.html Drank: Pipewrench IPA (Gigantic Brewing) - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20662-drank_pipewrench_ipa_%28gigantic_brewing%29_.html One of the problems with the cutting edge of brewing is, you’re just as likely to get nicked yourself. Gigantic Brewing, with its eclectic array of brewing oddities and schizophrenic label des]]> Of Course, Rules - How one is to behave when golfing with a disc. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22889-of_course_rules_how_one_is_to_behave_when_golfing_with_a_disc.html Ball golf has all sorts of rules about what kind of shirts and shoes you’re supposed to wear, and where you’re supposed to put your gum and whether you can have a penis or skin darker than b]]> Bar Guide 2014: Tin Bucket - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22354-bar_guide_2014_tin_bucket_.html Tin Bucket3520 N Williams Ave., 477-7689. 2-10 pm Monday-Thursday, noon-11 pm Friday-Saturday, noon-10 pm Sunday.Tin Bucket, a bottle shop, taproom and growler-filling station, is a gleaming monument ]]>