American (misc.)Breken Kitchen1800 NW 16th Ave., 841-6359, brekenkitchen.com. Breakfast and Monday-Friday.It’s hard to imagine a neighborhood cafe where the specialty of the house is—wait for
24th & Meatballs
2341 NE Glisan St., 282-2557, 24thandmeatballs.com. Lunch and dinner daily.
Despite a prominently displayed
50-EAT-BALLS phone number and a website exhorting visitors to “pu
Beaverton shoe giant Nike today announced the 10 start-up companies taking part in its Portland-based Nike+ Accelerator program. In a format similar to many other business accelerators, Nike provides $20,000 seed funding to each of these companies, as well as use of office facilities in Northwest Portland and access to business mentorship and potential investors (including Nike). Each of the 10 ...
Call it a crappy situation: Portland's city government is set to pay Portland General Electric more than $7,000 for a stinky incident last spring. On the docket for this Wednesday’s City Council meeting is an ordinance to pay PGE $7,270 for a sewage spill on their property at the World Trade Center complex on June 6, 2012. A sewage pipe collapsed under Southwest Jefferson Street, causing ...
Anti-fluoride activists have no backing from groups representing low-income Portlanders or minority groups.
In the debate over fluoridating Portland’s water, the two
sides trying to persuade voters can agree on one thing: Low-income
children aren’t getting the dental care they need and deserve. And
Arts & Books
On Thursday evening, March 7, the contestants battling for prize money at the bar trivia night hosted by Portland mainstay trivia-host Shanrock at her Triviology challenge at La Merde, the bar in the back of long-running Le Bistro Montage restaurant, faced an unexpected challenge. Daily Show "resident expert"/Bored To Death regular/PC embodiment John Hodgman wandered into Le Bistro Montage lounge ...
"There is a definite appeal to his campy, smart-aleck personality."
(Go here for this week's interview with a beta-version of Moz.)As far as I can tell, the Smiths never played Portland, despite the fact that its second most important member has called our city home for the last few years. Morrissey, on the other hand (he'd be the first most important), has played here five times (at best count) in the last 21 years—make that six after tonight. We took ...
Eight Portland music video directors you need to know.
Twenty years ago, it used to be that only Axl Rose and
Michael Jackson could afford to make music videos that looked like
glorified short films. Now, with the advent of the Internet and
Portland RisingPortland joins 1 billion women (and men) worldwide to
march, dance and speak out against violence against women. Meet at
Director Park for a flash mob of “Break the Chain.” At 3