Article Archive

The Hollywood Theatre Wants to Save Film History—But First, It Needs to Save Movie Madness

The Fate of Portland’s Favorite Video Store Depends on an Ambitious Kickstarter

Okay, Cupid

A Portland Entrepreneur Curates Online Profiles for the Romantically Frustrated... But Does It Work?

Song of the Red States

Diving into the Mouth of Country Music—and Red-State America—at the Bi-Mart Willamette Country Music Festival

Wildfire Diaries

Three Days in Oregon During The Eagle Creek Fire

The Undisputable Fun of the Undisputable Geniuses of Comedy

The Best of Portland Comedy—One Stage, One Night Only!

Welcome to Portland! (No, We’re Serious!)

The Portland Mercury’s Indispensible Guide for Newcomers

Beating Traffic in This City Is Easy—with a Bike!

Here’s Everything You Need to Know

Things To Do Film: September 15-21

The Prophecy of Network; the Genius of Babe: Pig in the City

Oregon's $450 Million Plan to Widen I-5 Has Portlanders Preparing for War

But Can Activists Kill Another Highway Megaproject?

Vanessa Renwick, Accidental Visionary

The Unlikely Career of a Portland Experimental Filmmaker and Installation Artist

Lost Decade’s Rock and Roll and Children’s T-Shirts

Manu Berelli and Glenn Henrickson’s Homegrown Design Empire

How Portland Is Driving Away New Residents of Color

The City Wasn’t Giving Me What I Needed—Which Is Why I Left

Okay, Fuck This Eclipse

Editorial Opinion by A Rooster

How to Make Your Own Eclipse

It’s Super Easy, Everybody

I Am Mortified by the Attention and Apologize for the Disruption

This Is Just the Worst

Eclipse Your Doubts with Totality Horoscopes!

Why Not? Everything Is Made Up Anyway

Eclipse Events Calendar!

The Only Actually Useful Thing in the Mercury’s Eclipse Issue

Fact: The Laws of God and Man Are Suspended During an Eclipse.

Plan Accordingly.

I Told You This Would Happen!


Flat Earth, Eclipsed

The Eclipse, as “Explained” by Flat-Earthers

Cat Party!

Getting Twisted with My Feline Friends

An Excerpt from Fetch: How A Bad Dog Brought Me Home

Nicole Georges on Her Lovable, Cranky Pup

Pets of the Trump Administration

That’s Weird... White House Employees Look Just Like Their Pets!

Best Practices for Small Pig Adoption

How to (Ethically) Achieve Your Dream of Getting a Small Swine Companion

When Cats ATTACK!

They Are Probably Just Scared, Says Horror Cartoonist and Attack Survivor Julia Gfrörer

In Quad We Trust

Adult Skate Parties Get It Jukin’

Muay Thai Saved My Life

I Was Deep Inside an Existential Clusterfuck—Until Thai Boxing Rewired My Brain

Through the Eyes of a Tourist

How Teaching Tourists About Portland Taught Me a Lot About Portland

Entertainment and Brunch

Brunch Outside the Box

Dive Bar Brunches

The Brunch Issue

Finding the Perfect Brunch for YOU!

Visiting Families or Kids

Fancy Brunches

Old School Brunch


To Catch an International Carnivorous Plant Smuggler, Sometimes You Have to Go Undercover

Beer and Cheese Are BFFs

Tips on How to Make Perfect Pairings

Portland’s Beer District

Inner Southeast Is Rich with Breweries

A History of American Beer Geekdom

Brewpubs, Beer Fests, Bourbon Barrels, and Bestsellers: Beer’s Been Through a Lot in the Past 35 Years

What the Hell Beer Should I Drink?

Oregon Makes a Lot of Beers. Here’s What We Thought of Some of Them

Brews for New Avenues: Beer for a Great Cause

Portland’s Best Beer Event Is a Fundraiser to Help Houseless Youths

"Burn the Town Down"

The Striking Similarities Between Portland's 1967 Race Riot and Our City's Current Relationship with People of Color

The Heroes Inside

The Internal Lives of Superheroines from a Transperson’s Perspective

Once Upon a Time in Queer Oregon

Remembering Dr. Marie Equi

W3 THR33

The Feeling is Multiplied

Our Queer Little Village

Wuvable Oaf

Battle Zone
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