Independence days around the world

The Fourth of July is fast approaching. This means American flags galore, fireworks, barbecues, outdoor sports, beaches, binge-drinking and poor decision making all in...

When it’s hot as balls…

Instead of helping us start off the summer with tan lines and lakeside margaritas, Oregon has graced us with a sky full of clouds,...

Summer events for under-agers

Not everything in PDX revolves around beer. If you're under 21 and don't want to spend your entire summer at the kiddie pool, check...

USA! USA! US Meh.

Let's be honest, for many of us the Fourth of July is no longer a celebration of the independence of this country. The Fourth...

Top 5 parks to host your next summer BBQ

1. Laurelhurst Park Blocks away from Electric Castle’s Wunderland and sports bars is Laurelhurst Park, located in the popular Belmont District. You can enjoy the...

News

Arts & Culture

Professor of violin performs at the Noon Concert Series

On March 16, Portland State’s School of Music featured Dr. Tomas Cotik, a professor of violin, for the Noon Concert Series in Lincoln Hall. Watch...

Opinion

The potential of our grizzlies

Several weeks ago I wrote a piece examining Betsy DeVos’ now famous “potential grizzlies” comment, in conjunction with Congress passing a new bill to...