City Doesn't Have the Records You Want? Ask Them to Look Again
Conservationists Say Birds Are a Red Herring in Salmon Deaths
If We Build It, Will They Come?
Miguel Follows His Own Wildheart
Circuit des Yeux Plays Well with Others
This Week's Music Previews
This Week in All-Ages Music
Movies & TV
Morality and Reckoning in the Follow-Up to The Act of Killing
Finally, A Portrait of the Artist as a Teenage Girl
In Saint Lucia, Country's Golden Era Lives On
You'll Probably Enjoy It When It's On Netflix!
Whee! Another Video Game Movie You Didn't Ask For!
In Which We Hit It and Quit It
Food and Drink
Is Renata Worth All the Fuss?
A Survey of the Summer "Blendy"
Freaky Beaches and Neon Sunsets at Ampersand Gallery
In Noise Uprising, Michael Denning Charts the Birth of World Music
The Buffy Actress' New Memoir Is Fascinating, But Not For the Reasons She Thinks
The Mercury's Pet Improvement Guide
Tracking down the perfect animal companion with a Mercury flowchart.
How to Have a Dog Without Actually Having a Dog
PAW Team: Our Pick for Portland's Pet Charity of the Year
The Mercury's Annual Pet Issue!
(Featuring wiener dog and pug races!)