It’s Canada’s Fourth of July, held on the First of July (because of the metric system).
When the U.S. talks independence, we say it in explosions.
Heck, even our national anthem is mostly about things blowing up. In
the days leading up to July 4, rule-abiding native Oregonians cross
For Canadian songwriter Doug Paisley, all country roads lead to Kingston.
For a native Canadian who’s established himself as a
country-blues force, it’s odd to think that Doug Paisley’s roots are
actually planted in the sandy foundations of reggae.
Meet Canada’s greatest music journalist. Seriously.
“Is this dude for real?”
That’s the common
reaction most people have upon seeing “guerrilla journalist” Nardwuar
the Human Serviette for the first time. It’s a fair question. Dressed
While the current debate about whether Oregon will allow coal exports continues, a slightly older environment versus economy battle also remains unsettled.Last year, a federal court vacated a license for a proposed liquified natural gas terminal at Bradwood Landing on the Columbia River, about 20 miles upriver from Astoria. That ruling came after developers abandoned their efforts to build a terminal ...
Be proud of Vancouver, B.C.’s Portland-themed restaurant.
Food Reviews & Stories
Cameron Forsyth has never lived in Portland. This did not
stop him from opening a Portland-centric restaurant in his native
Yes, our city has a
culinary embassy in Vancouver, B.C. The
Live from the Rose Garden, it's the NCAA tournament.
We'll be liveblogging the NCAA Tournament at the Rose Garden all day, right here. While you wait, work out who to cheer for in our "Should I Cheer for this College Basketball Team" Decision Tree.UPDATE 10:51 AM: Competitive basketball is being played at the Rose Garden. Better updates soon.10:58 AM: Welcome to soggy Portland, Oregon where the Davidson College Wildcats are attempting to avenge shocking ...
Mayor Sam Adams is in Toronto until Tuesday with Tom Miller, his chief of staff, and Jeff Miller, of Travel Portland. We're still waiting on the details of the trip from the mayor's office. Perhaps surprisingly, as of this afternoon, Adams has offered nary a tweet from the Great White North. In case you're keeping tabs: Last month, you'll recall, Adams visited Taiwan. In May, he went to Belgium ...
More than two years after his fellow flyer committed suicide, a Canadian pilot who landed in Eastern Oregon with nearly 1,000 pounds of weed on board was sentenced today to four years in prison. U.S. District Court Judge Ann Aiken ordered Harvey Gabel to turn himself in to the Bureau of Prisons on Jan. 28, 2010, to serve his term. Gabel, 60, is a resident of Langley, B.C. According to a news ...
Making its Portland debut Thursday night as the opening to the 13th season of the White Bird Dance Series, Les Ballets Jazz de Montréal held up its reputation as a “feel good company.” Under the direction of Louis Robitaille, the Canadian company “explores the creative side of contemporary trends, yet is still firmly committed to classical aesthetics.” Thursday's ...