Willamette Week - http://www.wweek.com/portland/articles.sec-1391-1-.html Thu, 24 Jul 14 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 Best of Portland 2011: Then & Now - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17775-best_of_portland_2011_then_now_.html 1985 - Best Pizza Thrower Dave Hite is something of a hero among working-class eaters. Before the bespectacled young man from Spokane, best known as the dapper saxophone player for the Fabulous K-T]]> Summer Guide 2011: Summer Events Calendar - http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17606-summer_guide_2011_summer_events_calendar_.html June 17-19: Portland Pride This year’s official theme is “Make It Happen!,” and the “it” is pride. Events include the Pulse dance party, Waterfront Festival, Dyke March, Pride Drag Race an]]> Sausage Fest - Gorilla Meats Co. takes charcuterie underground. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17763-sausage_fest_gorilla_meats_co_takes_charcuterie_underground.html It’s 2 pm on a Wednesday afternoon and Bryan Rudd and Mike Malone are hanging out: drinking white wine, listening to Eurythmics and shoving pounds of fat-flecked ground kielbasa into a sausage st]]> Streetwalkers - Alley 33 turns a road into a runway. http://www.wweek.com/portland/article-17745-streetwalkers_alley_33_turns_a_road_into_a_runway.html Portland fashion can be baffling—at least judging from the hodgepodge of hiking boots, cycling shorts and painstakingly planned thrifted ensembles you see sauntering down our city’s sidewalks. B]]>