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In the City

Is It Still Possible to Eat Cheap in Portland?
9 months ago

Is It Still Possible to Eat Cheap in Portland?

Living in a destination city costs more than you think. Today, eating out in Portland sets you back more than ever. Food prices are up, markups are high, and once …
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Judgment Calls: May Album Reviews
9 months ago

Judgment Calls: May Album Reviews

Purse

Put It in the Pool (CD/DIG – Bandcamp)

Portland new wave indie-metal trio Purse just birthed their second full-length album. It’s called Put It in the Pool and it’s all …
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Art of the Low Profile: The Hidden Potency of the New Fruit Art Collective
10 months ago

Art of the Low Profile: The Hidden Potency of the New Fruit Art Collective

By  •  In the City

 

Some art practices are best flying under the radar.

 

I was reminded of this when I sat down with the Portland-based, women-run art collective New Fruit — in …
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Joe Ricchio Goes (Back) to Jail … This Time For the Food
10 months ago

Joe Ricchio Goes (Back) to Jail … This Time For the Food

“No, 30 days isn’t 30 years, but when you leave, you’ll definitely feel like you did time.” These were the words told to me by a fellow inmate on my …
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Friend Crush — David & Corinne
10 months ago

Friend Crush — David & Corinne

On paper, David Lopez and Corinne Tompkins sound like they dress identically: they’re both rocking black jeans, button-downs, denim jackets, and hats with a lil’ swag to them. But the …
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Judgment Calls — Woodford F&B Review
10 months ago

Judgment Calls — Woodford F&B Review

These days, any new eatery is quick to label itself a neighborhood restaurant. Few actually fit the bill. To really live up to that title, you must actually fulfill a …
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Too Much of a Good Thing: Soy Sauce
10 months ago

Too Much of a Good Thing: Soy Sauce

What most people don’t realize is that this magical, umami-laden seasoning comes in many incarnations. Most of the stuff in packets isn’t actually soy sauce at all, but a non-fermented …
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Q&A with Khalik Allah, Director of ‘Field Niggas’
10 months ago

Q&A with Khalik Allah, Director of ‘Field Niggas’

By  •  Q&A, Film

Filmmaker/photographer Khalik Allah says Field Niggas is a spiritual film.

 

hot at the corner of 125th St. and Lexington Avenue in Harlem, a neighborhood known for homelessness, drug use …
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HOW TO DIGEST A CITY
10 months ago

HOW TO DIGEST A CITY

FOOD CRITIC DOC EXPLORES L.A.’S DEEPEST CULTURES AT SPACE GALLERY

 

 

Put bluntly, Jonathan Gold represents the polar opposite of what’s wrong with the food world today.

 


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