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News »

Through the “Eviction Mill”

As the Housing Crisis Worsens, Landlords Have a Friend in the County Court

Hall Monitor—The True Price of Hales’ Police Deal

City Council Supports Spending $6.8 Million for Cops, but It’ll Cost You More.

Amanda Fritz Wants to Push Big Money Out of Portland Elections

But Can She Get Her Plan Through Without Voters’ Approval?

Music »

Fever Dreaming with Cass McCombs

His New Record Mangy Love Is Real Magic

Johanna Warren’s Gemini I Cleans the Slate

The First of Her Twin Albums Sees Love as Both Blessing and Curse

Sneaker Wave

The Latest in Portland Hip-Hop

Film »

Angus Scrimm: The Antithesis of a Horror Monster

Remembering the Man Behind Phantasm

The Magnificent Seven

A Review by the Magnificent Henriksen

Laura Albert’s Long Con

Don’t Be Duped by Author: The JT LeRoy Story

Get Back in My Eyeholes, Tears!

Jerry Lewis Shines in the Manipulative Max Rose

Food and Drink »

Rue La La

Satisfying Small Plates In Buckman

Pastrami Zombie Will Invade Your Brain

You Will Obsess Over These Smoky Sandwiches

Cannabis »

Cannabuzz: Weed News Roundup!

The Cost of Weed, Who’s Buying, and the Future of Delivery Services

Ask a Pot Lawyer: A Deadline Looms for Pot Businesses

Packaging Regulations Take Effect October 1

Cannabuzz: Children and the Chronic

“Won’t Someone Think of the Children?” Uh, Actually, Yes.

Clean Your Bong: Eating Weed Without Flipping Out

The Secret? Patience. And More Patience.

Fashion »

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Don’t Miss the Knock Out Plus Size Fashion Show!

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September/October Style Events!

Portland’s Pretty

Hot Looks at the Deadbeat Club Show

A Look Back at Fade to Light

Highlights from August’s Installment of the Ongoing Local Fashion Event

Comedy »

Adam Conover, Sharp-Dressed Knowledge Genie

The Comedian Proves That Information is Power—And Also Ruinous

Two Words from Caitlin Weierhauser, Nariko Ott, and Matt Monroe: You’re Welcome!

Their New Comedy Showcase Doesn’t Need Your Thanks

Books »

Sady Doyle Dives into the Wreck

Trainwreck Deconstructs Our Obsession with Suffering Women

Here is Dame Darcy, Your Comics Queen

The World is Catching Up with Her—Just in Time for The Meat Cake Bible

The Underground Railroad Is Bigger and Better Than You’ve Heard

Colson Whitehead’s Hyper-Hyped Novel Feels Like a Classic

Wordstock’s Challenge: Too Many Readers

2,500 People Were Expected at Last Year’s Festival. 8,500 Showed Up. Here’s How the Organizers Plan to Meet the Demand This Time Around.

Theater »

The Gun Show Won’t Be a Hit with Everyone

But It Starts a Crucial Conversation About America

It’s Hard to Make it in Hollywood. It’s Harder if You Aren’t Human.

From an Orange is the New Black Writer, Trevor Is a Poignant, Funny Account of a Showbiz Chimp

August Wilson, Guns, and Fractured Fairy Tales

Here Are the Mercury’s Fall Theater Picks!

Feature »

Kick Out the Jams

In Pursuit of Portland’s Classic Jukeboxes

The Newcomers’ Guide to Portland 2016

The Official Guide for Those New to Portland, Who Don’t Know a Single Goddamn Thing.

Meet Your POC Communities

Your People Are Here, and Here’s Where to Find Them

The Portland Music Scene Is Changing

(For the Better, Mostly)