B-Side632 E Burnside St., 233-3113. 4 pm-2:30 am daily.The B-side’s “bar menu” is stickered white microwave topped with a porcelain poodle and framed by airbrushed artwork, metal show posters an
Rum Club is the cocktail outpost of a former cocktail bar,
Beaker & Flask, whose spacious environs quickly became much more of
a restaurant (and WW’s 2009 Restaurant of the Year). Beaker
Apex1216 SE Division St., 273-9227, apexbar.com. 11:30-2:30 am daily. Apex is a cash-only beer bar with a mile-long draft list to fuel a patio packed with flirting 20-somethings, and a lead bartender
Aalto Lounge3356 SE Belmont St., 235-6041, aaltolounge.com. 5 pm-2:30 am Monday-Thursday, 4 pm-2:30 am Friday-Sunday.The most cosmopolitan bar east of 12th Street? Perhaps it’s Aalto Lounge, especia
Upgrading Portland’s levees could cost $100 million—money no one seems to have.
Water is Portland’s secret problem.
Not the Bull Run
Reservoir water that runs out of your tap nor the contentious May ballot
measure that will determine who controls it.
No, the next
Why does the new light-rail bridge have less vertical clearance than other bridges?
Why is it that the new
Duniway/Cascadia/Tillicum/Wy’east bridge has a lower deck and less
vertical clearance for ships than the two immediately adjacent bridges,
the Ross Island and the Marqua
Wild Planet Radio and Portland Radio Project Plan to split shifts on 99.1 FM.
Portland may be getting a new citywide FM radio station this summer. In fact, it may be getting two of them.Both Wild Planet Radio (LGBTQ community radio) and Portland Radio Project (noncommercial music-and-news) plan to broadcast at 99.1 FM from a radio tower leased from Benson Polytechnic High School. The 100-watt signal should cover most of the city of Portland, say Bobby Harsell and Thomas ...