Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1502-1-.html Fri, 29 Aug 14 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 Identity Crisis - Taxpayers may end up subsidizing Portland bars to stem the flood of fake IDs from China. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20612-identity_crisis_taxpayers_may_end_up_subsidizing_portland_bars_to_stem_the_flood_of_fake_ids_from_ch.html The Barrel Room was the first bar ever to let in Maddy Eivers. It was a Saturday night, it was summer, and she wasn’t yet 21. The memory is sharp for Eivers, not only because of the bouncer’s ]]> Statue of Limitations - Who deserves a pedestal more, Jason Lee or Mark Hatfield? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-20464-statue_of_limitations_who_deserves_a_pedestal_more_jason_lee_or_mark_hatfield.html The Oregon Legislature wants to send the late Mark O. Hatfield back to Washington. A bill with 36 sponsors would mount a full-size bronze of the debonair and determined Republican statesman in t]]> Show Preview: Pacific Mean Time at Alhambra Theatre - Who needs a job when you’ve got a basement and some instruments? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22625-show_preview_pacific_mean_time_at_alhambra_theatre_who_needs_a_job_when_youve_got_a_basement_and_som.html

After Edwin Paroissien was laid off from his job as a specialty-food distributor, he lived in his basement for two months. This may sound like the beginning of a

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