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Plenty of sweetness, though a touch of sour too

Our lives are dominated by strange forces we cannot control — economic, demographic, epigenetic, psycho-sexual.
Tastes of the year
By BRIAN DUFF  |  December 21, 2012

Beyond the State: What's reopening where

As we enter Portland's busy season, there are several comings-and-goings (we'll focus on the comings and less on the goings) to keep track of as we plan our summer outings and evenings on the town.
Venue Watch
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  June 25, 2010

Like a ‘new city’

Just as America, in all of its wonderful and problematic complexity, will ultimately be remembered for having invented freedom and bestowed it upon the world, so Thai culture will be best remembered for having thought to put curry paste together with coc
Thai flavors in the heart of the Old Port
By BRIAN DUFF  |  January 17, 2007