The Oregon Department of Transportation is currently working on a plan to bring high-speed passenger trains to one of four proposed routes linking the Columbia River above Portland to the Springfield-Eugene urban area. With all[…]
Corvallis’ May Day festival began twenty-one years ago, when a small group of friends gathered to dance around a maypole of colorful ribbons signifying spring, renewal, love, life, and laughter. From this humble beginning, the[…]
Forty years may be a long ways away, but it’ll arrive soon enough. And when it does, Coffin Butte Landfill will most likely have reached maximum capacity. What happens to our waste then? At this[…]
By next season the Rose Garden, host to Portland’s beloved Trail Blazers, is likely to have a new name. The Blazers announced a few days ago that they’re searching for a naming-rights sponsor. This may[…]
Katy January was making her breakfast when I came through the door. Sizzling turkey bacon was pulled from a cast iron skillet, and replaced with egg whites set to scramble. She grated a hunk of[…]
With his debut novel There is a Place in the Throat that has No Voice, 8:0:8, Portland author and performing artist Jacob Young takes a profound leap outside the science-fiction box to bring us an[…]
Two weeks from now, coming to the Whiteside Theatre, is a show not to be missed! Floater, Portland’s two-time preliminary Grammy-nominated band that unabashedly defies definition and commands a significant following throughout the Northwest, has[…]
OSU climbed the ranks to 5th Best College Town (under 250,000 residents) in the nation in this year’s annual report by the American Institute for Economic Research.
The Devi Ever : FX Console concept is revolutionary— it paves the way for an explosion in innovative effects design by being cheaper for both builders and consumers.
Electricity produced from food waste will provide Oregon’s Pacific Power customers with a new source of renewable energy.
Scott Kritzer, Portland’s world-renowned classical guitarist, will be playing at Corvallis’ own Majestic theater on Saturday, September 15th at 7:30 p.m.
First the Portland Trailblazers passed on Michael Jordan in 1984 and then they passed on Kevin Durant in 2007. Our beloved basketball team could have had two Olympic basketball players scoring more points than most players and instead we got stuck with Sam Bowie and Greg Oden.
Sexist hypocrisy towards men donning kilts on regular basis, how fashion is subjective, history of kilts, kilt types, where to find them, and how they differ
Often referred to as “the art of the tease”, modern burlesque is a reinvention of a style of entertainment featured in Europe and America from the late 1800s to the 1940s. While historically shows were a varied mixture of comedy, acrobatics, boxing, theater, and later the infamous striptease, “neo-burlesque” focuses more on the comedy/striptease end of things.