The future is here, and it came by segway

Portland is a city with options for walking and biking tours, and in the last few years a new mode of transportation has become...

Urban grazing

It’s pretty common in the Northwest to see a blackberry bush on the side of a bike trail in the city. A little less...

Geocaching

Looking to tap into your inner Goonie? Just whip out your smartphone and you’ll be on your way. Geocaching is an outdoor, modern-day treasure hunting...

Hunting: The dark side

Most of us are carnivores (well, omnivores hopefully) who consume meat that has been processed in factories. In Eric Schlosser’s famous book Fast Food...

Bigfoot isn’t real, but Sasquatch is

The rural forests of the Pacific Northwest are a daunting and labyrinthian sea of trees that undoubtedly house many dark secrets, one of which...

Waterfalls that are not Multnomah

Every Portlander has heard of Multnomah Falls; it’s the picture-perfect day hike for anyone who is looking to get away from the city and...

Hand-in-hand through the day

Taking that special someone on a date can cause a myriad of reactions, depending on the level of your relationship. A new beginning will...

Identified Flying Objects

Disc golf, often called Frisbee golf or frolf (although that irritates some purists who are still holding a grudge against Wham-O) is just about...

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Friday 7/20   Music Beyond the Cultural Revolution: [email protected] Lincoln Performance Hall Noon $10 w/ PSU ID Chamber Music NW’s summer festival continues with new works by contemporary Chinese composers. Join...

Opinion

‘I really do care, don’t you?’

America has a long-standing history of oppression, violence and injustice, but in all of the chaos, there are nonprofits, organizations and people willing to...