How Mexican heroin dealers and Russian addicts collided in Portland: An excerpt from Sam Quinones’ new heroin saga, Dreamland.
The two worlds couldn’t be more different.
young men of Xalisco toil in the sugarcane fields outside of town,
nestled in the hills of southwestern Mexico. They dream of making enough
April 20 needs a makeover.As far as dates on the Julian calendar go, this coming
Monday doesn’t have a whole lot going for it. Consult Wikipedia: the
birthday of Adolf Hitler, the anniversarie
Food Reviews & Stories
Looking to get in touch with Portland’s beer culture this week?
Well, you could go
where the national beer magazines send you, enjoying Rogue’s
carpet-flavored beer then heading over to Ap
In Portland, every day is Record Store Day. This is a guide to all of them.
3636 N Mississippi Ave., wearebeaconsound.com.
Noon-7 pm daily.
With its clean, minimalist design, Beacon Sound has the
air of an art gallery, which might als
The highlights of this year’s Soul’d Out Music Festival.
Robert Glasper Experiment
Exhibit A in the case for jazz’s
survival, pianist Robert Glasper’s fluid combinations of jazz, R&B
and hip-hop sound as organically related as these not-so-di
The Replacements played a lot of terrible shows. The only one it apologized for happened in Portland.
About the time the couch crash-landed on Southeast Ash
Street, it became clear this was a Replacements show that would live in
always brought out the worst in the Replacemen
Where to find the best wheat-free options in Portland.
for Portlanders, Peruvians naturally forgo most things wheat. Though
they do love their meat, the gluten-free, vegan and veggie menus are
pages long; bigger than the full menu at
3570 SE Division St., 232-3004, atlaspizzapdx.com. Lunch and dinner daily.
Metalheads who drive Chevy Cavaliers have long been the
unsung heroes of the American pizza industry in p