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"Life Unfiltered" exhibit at the Salt Institute


This year's exhibit of work in documentary radio, photography, and writing by Salt students opens tonight, with presentations by graduating seniors. "Life Unfiltered" will run...
By webteam  |  May 19, 2010
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We heart these people

We all know Portland is a busy, exciting place to live. It takes a lot of people's amazing energy to keep it going, though. Who's doing the moving and the shaking?
Meet Portland's most influential
By JEFF INGLIS  |  February 12, 2010
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Power of place

I'd arranged the trip (Dogtown is about an hour and a half south of Portland) because I was planning to write about Elyssa East's new book, Dogtown: Death and Enchantment in a New England Ghost Town.
Exploring a New England ghost town in person, and on the page
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  January 29, 2010
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Back to school

Some of us know (or think we know) our paths from a young age. We follow those trails through 12 years of school, and then four (plus) more. Some of us don't. We flounder, we search, we know what we want but we don't know how to achieve it. The crucial
Coloring outside the educational lines
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  January 22, 2010

Salt Institute showcase “About Face”


The Salt Institute’s biannual showcase of works by graduate students, dubbed “About Face” this time around, opens at the 561 Congress St. school this evening...
By webteam  |  December 16, 2009

Left out- side



By BRENDAN HUGHES  |  January 30, 2008


An Arts District renaissance

If nothing else, 2007 was the year the Arts District found its footing in Portland nightlife.
The big idea
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  January 02, 2008