Most Anticipated Portland Restaurant and Bar Openings of 2015

The restaurants and bars we’re most looking forward to.

Food Reviews & Stories
IMAGE: WW Staff1. Le Vieux Opening: Dec. 29 was the first day. Location: 1937 NW 23rd Place, former home to French fine-dining spot Noisette. From: Annette Yang and Brian Leitner of Nettie’s Crab   More
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 WW Staff

Double Barrel: Barreling Forward

Bar Reviews
If it’s on the wall at Double Barrel (2002 SE Division St., 234-1420), it’s either a gun or something it shot. The walls pack more heat than a Texas wedding party. Even the clocks and mirrors    More
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 MATTHEW KORFHAGE

Newer Old Lompoc: NW 23rd Ave. Brewery and Pub Finds Home in New Building

Beloved local bar finds space in new building, will reopen in 2013.


Food & Drink
New Old Lompoc has signed a lease in the building replacing its current home.One of the last great, gritty bars on NW 23rd Ave., Lompoc will close on April 28. Lompoc will then be smashed to bits so a complex of swishy LEED-certified apartments can be built where the brewpub's yellow walls and mossy roof now (somehow) stand.The buildings next to it have already been turned into a giant ...   More
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 WW Culture Staff

Payoff for the Port Boss

A questionable pay hike gives Port head Mike Thorne an extra $350,000 in pension benefits.

News Stories
Buried in the news of Mike Thorne's retirement last week was the revelation that the Port of Portland recently boosted his salary to $244,000. According to documents obtained by WW, it appears tha ...   More
Wednesday, May 16, 2001 NIGEL JAQUISS

Red Squad Redux

Portland activists aren't the only ones complaining about police

News Stories
It will come as no surprise to Portland activists that over the past year the U.S. government has intensified its crackdown on political dissidents. ...   More
Tuesday, February 6, 2001 Abby Scher


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