People & Profiles


Ripping the CityWith Brennan Scarlett

The NFL player and founder of Big Yard Foundation, a Portland non-profit, discusses growing up in the Rose City and dishes on his favorite local spots.

07/22/2022ByDalila Brent


If Jennifer Lopez Is Going to Marry a Costar, Does It Have to Be Ben Affleck?

With his upcoming Nike movie, he’s got Portland cred, but let’s just imagine some of the alternatives: Jesus, Voldemort, George Clooney…

07/19/2022ByMargaret Seiler


Ripping the CityWith Emily Greene


06/22/2022ByDalila Brent


Ripping the CityWith Bimma Williams

The Portland-based entrepreneur and podcaster dishes on his favorite local spots and the future of the city.

06/07/2022Edited byDalila Brent

Long Story Short

This Portland Quilter Has Become a TikTok Sensation

Chris Marchini’s modern quilts and bright persona have made him a hit with online crafters.

05/13/2022ByFiona McCann

Real Estate 2022

In Portland, Your Real Estate Agent Might Just Have a Past

Local real estate professionals include a longtime TV news anchor, a former Timbers player, one of the Dandy Warhols, and more.

04/06/2022ByJulia Silverman


Jackpot! Recording Studios’ Larry Crane on Portland’s Music Scene, Past and Present


03/25/2022By康纳·里德(Conner Reed)

Long Story Short

Meet Portland’s Most Beloved Bookseller

Ne Alberta的绿豆书籍的Earl Dizon谈论了Phantom Tollbooth,Agatha Christie,Anne of Green Gables和Library Hopping。

03/24/2022ByFiona McCann

Movers & Shakers

Perfect Party: Spring 2022

From Dua Lipa to Ava Duvernay to a real clown, here's who we’re inviting to our dinner table for a spring soirée.

03/21/2022By康纳·里德(Conner Reed)


This Oregon Officiant Marries Couples in the Pacific Northwest and Beyond

Eugene-based Jimmie Berguin talks about his journey into the wedding industry, his favorite Portland event locations, and biggest misconceptions

02/23/2022ByDalila Brent

In Memoriam

5 Reasons Bud Clark Was Portland’s Most Unforgettable Mayor

约翰·埃尔伍德(John Elwood)“芽”·克拉克(John Elwood“ Bud” Clark)于1985年至1992年担任波特兰市长,于2月1日因充血性心力衰竭去世。

02/02/2022ByFiona McCann,康纳·里德(Conner Reed),Margaret Seiler, andJulia Silverman


How a Luthier from Uzbekistan Makes Some of Portland's Most Beloved Guitars

Portland luthier Peter Tsiorba on how his Uzbekistan roots, a 16th-century lute, and a guitar in downtown Portland have influenced his work.

01/31/2022ByGabriel Granillo

In Memoriam

Oregon-Born Actor Howard Hesseman Dies at 81

Actor Howard Hesseman, who starred in WKRP in Cincinnati and Head of the Class, died on January 29 in Los Angeles at age 81.

01/31/2022ByMargaret Seiler

In Memoriam

Remembering Ray Tillotson, Founder of Ray’s Ragtime

The business owner, actor, and community figure was an early figurehead of Portland secondhand and vintage shopping.

12/01/2021ByAndrew Jankowski

Light a Fire

Next Up's New Executive Director Breaks the Cycle

Elona J. Wilson谈到了她领导青年投票组织的道路。

11/30/2021ByHanna Merzbach

Going Viral

A 20-year-old TikTokker From Beaverton Introduced the World to Biohazard Clean-Ups

Jacob Suarez now has 4 million Tik-Tok followers and counting

11/24/2021ByCami Hughes


A Voice from the COVID Trenches

OHSU nurse Andy Paulson tells us why he’s sticking it out: 'We’re short staffed, we’re tired, people are really sick.’

11/23/2021ByJulia Silverman


For Belinda Carroll, Comedy and Activism Go Hand in Hand

Activist Belinda Carroll has been shaking up Portland's comedy and gay scenes for years.

11/19/2021ByKarly Quadros


Blue Moon Camera & Machine Celebrates 20 Years of Bringing Film to Portland

Jake Shivery’s St. Johns camera and typewriter shop might sell you the last camera you’ll ever buy.

11/10/2021Edited byGabriel Granillo


The Iceman Speaketh

Don Baldwin talks Christmas at the mall, artificial snow, and Tonya Harding.

09/30/2021ByMarty Patail