If Jägermeister is the beverage of rock stars, then for a string quartet it must be a vigorously shaken bottle of champagne: refined, expensive and on the verge of exploding into an effervescent pudd
Why is there a statue of Joan of Arc in Laurelhurst?
Tell me, O wise one: What does a flambéed French saint
have to do with the Rose City? I ask because recently, in Laurelhurst, I
came upon the improbable statue of one Joan of Arc.
—Koan of Arc
Some Laurelhurst residents don’t want their neighbors to support one of theBoy Scouts of America’s local holiday season traditions—picking up Christmas trees for recycling.The objections in this “Dear Neighbors” letter (PDF) being circulated in the Northeast Portland neighborhood from residents Richard Kuhns and Mary Quigley focus on the Boy Scouts’ stance ...
Money TalksUnpopular budget cuts to two state departments are being avoided through a bizarre new technique: talking. The innovation was prompted by a House Ways and Means subcommittee, which ...