Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-946-1-.html Fri, 09 Oct 2015 00:00:00 -0700 en hourly 1 Holes For Dips - Whatever your dysfunction, we have a swimmin' hole for you. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10636-holes_for_dips_whatever_your_dysfunction_we_have_a_swimmin_hole_for_you.html Woodsman Tavern: Restaurant Guide 2014 - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23300-woodsman_tavern_restaurant_guide_2014_.html 4537 SE Division St., (971) 373-8264, woodsmantavern.com [NICE FOLKS] Sitting down at the Woodsman is as close as most of us will ever come to staging our own Kinfolk suppe]]> Beer Guide 2015: Best Kid-Friendly Portland Brewpubs - The more kids you have, the more you need a beer. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-24103-beer_guide_2015_best_kid_friendly_portland_brewpubs_the_more_kids_you_have_the_more_you_need_a_beer.html Hopworks Urban Brewery and Bike Bar 2944 SE Powell Blvd., 232-4677; 3947 N Williams Ave., 287-6258. HUB’s bright, contrasting color scheme might have been designed with kids in mind. Not only ]]> Park Kitchen: Restaurant Guide 2014 - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23270-park_kitchen_restaurant_guide_2014_.html Barefoot Nation - Wanna run faster and stronger? Kick off your shoes, say some. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10554-barefoot_nation_wanna_run_faster_and_stronger_kick_off_your_shoes_say_some.html Raven & Rose: Restaurant Guide 2014 - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23279-raven_rose_restaurant_guide_2014_.html 1331 SW Broadway, 222-7673, ravenandrosepdx.com [CUISINE D'HOBBIT] Located in the historic Ladd Carriage House, Raven & Rose's grand exterior is as fantastical and dr]]> Restaurant Guide 2013: Little Bird - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21314-restaurant_guide_2013_little_bird_.html Port of Call - Visiting Eric Bechard’s excellent new tavern in Astoria. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22631-port_of_call_visiting_eric_bechards_excellent_new_tavern_in_astoria.html Eric Bechard is from Quebec, a fourth-generation Montréalais. This explains a lot—about the chef, his now-shuttered Southeast Portland restaurant Kingdom of Roosevelt, and his preference for ]]> Ha & VL: Restaurant Guide 2014 - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23241-ha_vl_restaurant_guide_2014_.html 2738 SE 82nd Ave. Suite 102, 772-0103.[SOUP'S ON, FOLKS] There's nothing better than a steaming bowl of noodle soup on a chilly day. Unfortunately, many Portland shops would have you believe]]> David Kamens - The man behind the new show Wanted: Adventure Host eggs on locals to conquer the great outdoors. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-11748-david_kamens_the_man_behind_the_new_show_wanted_adventure_host_eggs_on_locals_to_conquer_the_great_o.html Earth Angels - Happy Earth Day! Bet you're not as committed to “sustainable living” as these 22 Portlanders. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10441-earth_angels_happy_earth_day__bet_youre_not_as_committed_to_ldsustainable_livingrd_as_these_22_portl.html Sylvie Tarpinian - Dishing pageant secrets and teaching Miss Oregon how to play pinball. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10375-sylvie_tarpinian_dishing_pageant_secrets_and_teaching_miss_oregon_how_to_play_pinball.html Restaurant Guide 2013: Portobello Vegan Trattoria - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21343-restaurant_guide_2013_portobello_vegan_trattoria_.html Water Falling - Cliff jumps and high dives near portland. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-24881-water_falling_cliff_jumps_and_high_dives_near_portland.html  When I was a child, manhood came at age 12. This was when I was first allowed to plummet from the 20-foot high dive at the Oregon City pool, thus proving my mastery of both fear and death. But i]]> Salt And A Wound - Summertime and the salting is easy on Palmer Glacier. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-11982-salt_and_a_wound_summertime_and_the_salting_is_easy_on_palmer_glacier.html Squeaky Wheel - Filmmaker Joe Biel on the rise and fall of Critical Mass in Portland. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-23068-squeaky_wheel_filmmaker_joe_biel_on_the_rise_and_fall_of_critical_mass_in_portland.html Like all great protests, the idea behind Critical Mass was simple. In September 1992, a group of San Franciscans gathered to ride bikes after work. And cyclists kept riding together, in cities aro]]> Very Hill, Much Speed: The Maryhill Festival of Speed - The greatest gravity festival in the world is right in Portland’s backyard. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-24933-very_hill_much_speed_the_maryhill_festival_of_speed_the_greatest_gravity_festival_in_the_world_is_ri.html On June 24, about 230 of the best downhill skateboarders and street lugers in the world will descend on the Maryhill Festival of Speed. It’ll be the largest gravity sports festival in North America,]]> Beer Guide 2014: Eugene Day Sip - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21928-beer_guide_2014_eugene_day_sip_.html Ninkasi Brewing Co. 272 Van Buren St., ninkasibrewing.com. This swag-packed tasting room feels more like a theme-park gift shop than a pub. But the beer makes up for it. Each is served with its ]]> <i>The Impostor’s Daughter</i> Laurie Sandell - A daddy's girl gets a rude awakening. And bad credit. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10864-the_impostorrss_daughter_laurie_sandell_a_daddys_girl_gets_a_rude_awakening_and_bad_credit.html Debra Gwartney Live Through This - About a girl—and her mother. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10268-debra_gwartney_live_through_this_about_a_girlmdashand_her_mother.html Restaurant Guide 2013: Podnah's Pit - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-21341-restaurant_guide_2013_podnahs_pit_.html Jump In - The city wants to lead locals to the Willamette with Riverfest. But can it make them swim? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10882-jump_in_the_city_wants_to_lead_locals_to_the_willamette_with_riverfest_but_can_it_make_them_swim.html Jon Raymond - Of hot springs, lost dogs and the Oregon Trail. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-11218-jon_raymond_of_hot_springs_lost_dogs_and_the_oregon_trail.html Drank: Beer Brother - Forest Grove’s SakeOne is now selling rice wine in kegs. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22175-drank_beer_brother_forest_groves_sakeone_is_now_selling_rice_wine_in_kegs.html When Americans think of sake, they usually remember the Japanese rice spirit as an acidic thimbleful served hot with sushi or dropped into a beer—experiences that don’t beg to be repeated. F]]> Pi In The Sky - Celebrate the greatest day of the year with pastry and physicists. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10272-pi_in_the_sky_celebrate_the_greatest_day_of_the_year_with_pastry_and_physicists.html Matt Bedrin - A local backcountry guide aims to climb and ski the 40 highest volcanoes in the Cascades—before their glaciers melt away. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-11655-matt_bedrin_a_local_backcountry_guide_aims_to_climb_and_ski_the_40_highest_volcanoes_in_the_cascades.html Restaurant Guide 2013: Ha & VL - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-22150-restaurant_guide_2013_ha_vl_.html Man vs. Wild - From foraging to fermentation, how to hone your natural instinct on a budget. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10357-man_vs_wild_from_foraging_to_fermentation_how_to_hone_your_natural_instinct_on_a_budget.html Run, Forest, Run - What's the best woodland trail for your summer jogging needs? http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10724-run_forest_run_whats_the_best_woodland_trail_for_your_summer_jogging_needs.html Bragdon Family Circus - Metro Council President David Bragdon is taking locals on a transportation tour. We’d rather visit some other hot spots with Davy. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-10307-bragdon_family_circus_metro_council_president_david_bragdon_is_taking_locals_on_a_transportation_tou.html