I snagged a pretty sweet parking spot at yesterday morning’s Cars & Coffee at the awesome World of Speed Museum near Portland. Great weather too — it was originally supposed to be super hot in the morning but some nice cloud cover saved us, although it did get into the high 90s by the end […]
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June 28th, 2015
June 23rd, 2015
In my last blog post, I talked about my experiments with Soylent. I’ve updated that blog post with a few minor corrections. Although my research showed me the correct scoop size for making single-servings of Soylent, it failed to reveal that the single-serving size is only about half a meal, calorie-wise: The official sco
June 19th, 2015
City Social Media Stumbles Under Comment Crush When The Oregonian released their Restaurant of the Year issue this week, the winner left many people scratching their heads. Their choice for ROY, which is apparently not the same as “best restaurant in Portland” (I’ll get to that), is Renata. If yo
Last weekend I went autocrossing for the second time and I’m as hooked as ever! It’s such a blast, especially now that I have a 6 point racing harness in my car. It makes it a lot easier to feel what the car is doing as you’re held in very securely. I still have a […]
Lucky us. Three brainy bike thinkers will be in town next week.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post Three bike thinke
See it in CPH, do it in PDX — at least that's the idea.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post
We’ve had two great job opportunities listed this week. Learn more about them via the links below… Bicycle Mechanics P/T – Performance Bicycle Bicycle Mechanic – Velo Cult Bike Shop & Tavern For a complete list of available jobs, click here. These are paid listings. If you’d like to pos
June 18th, 2015
If all goes well, night owls should be the only ones affected.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post Southbo
A new MTB event in Oakridge promises four days of feasts and enduro racing.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post
Pedalpalooza rocks on with a serving of Sunday Parkways for good measure.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post Weeke
Rumors of the death of the Oregon Outback have been greatly exaggerated.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post The Oreg
Foster Farms. The poultry company's under investigation after an animal-rights group sent an "undercover investigator" into their Fresno plant and filmed workers appearing to abuse the birds. The company, along with police, are conducting investigations into the allegations, and the...
Oregon never has enough money for education, which is allegedly why the state ranks near the bottom in the nation in terms of graduation rates (and of those who do graduate, more than half find that in order to attend...
Let's talk about streetlights.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post Help us make PBOT’s
In speaking about the mass shooting yesterday in a Charleston church Mr. Obama had this to say: President Obama said, “At some point we as a country have to reckon with the fact that this kind of mass murder doesn’t...
John Aspinall made a fortune through gambling, and built zoos in Howletts and Port Lympne, England. M.C. Davis likewise amassed a fortune through gambling - and purchased 54,000 acres of land in the Florida panhandle, which he's restoring to the...
Navigating the waters of social media can be tricky. Regardless if a company was an early adopter of social media, or is newer to the spa
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This week, BikePortland reader Kim sent us a query that will be familiar to many people on the road.Sponsor BikePortland.org. Advertise here.The post
Our currency has never honored a politico who achieved the vice presidency but did not serve as president. We can remedy this oversight and at the same time create a real conversation piece on our currency by redesigning the $10...