(75 posts)

🦌 A timeline of what happened to Portland’s Elk statue

Today, we’re examining the journey of Portland’s Elk statue during last year’s protests, its various iterations, and what’s next.

Weird Wednesdays / October 13, 2021

⛪ A weird look at The Grotto Sanctuary

Today, we’re taking a stroll through a very serene garden and finding a sense of inner peace — we’re talking about The Grotto and its history.

Weird Wednesdays / October 6, 2021

🚴 Steering through the history of Portland’s very naked bike ride

We grabbed our helmets (and nothing else), hopped on our bikes, and took a deep dive into the history behind Portland’s World Naked Bike Ride.

Weird Wednesdays / September 29, 2021

🍩 The Simpsons and Stumptown: A love story

Today we’re diving into the overwhelming number of coincidences and references “The Simpsons” make to Stumptown throughout the show.

Weird Wednesdays / September 22, 2021

🕯️ Relax, Portland, we planned your weekend

Portland, it’s the end of the week and we made you this handy dandy weekend guide to get you out of the house and exploring the City of Roses.

Things to do / September 17, 2021

💖 Meet the family behind Nacheaux and Unicorn Creations Food Hall

We sat down with Anthony Brown, the co-owner of Nacheaux to talk about this weekend’s upcoming town hall and the importance of community.

Food / September 16, 2021

🐦 The swooping history of the Chapman Swifts

Every fall in Northwest Portland, a spiraling swirl of Vaux’s Swifts surrounds the chimney stack of the Chapman Elementary School during their migration.

Weird Wednesdays / September 15, 2021

🐾 Here are the most “Portland” pet names

We’re looking at what you selected as the most “Portland” pet names and the results are 100% delightful and had us rolling on the floor chuckling.

Uncategorized / September 3, 2021

✈️ Weird Wednesday: Fly me to the woods

For today’s Weird Wednesday we’re covering Bruce Campbell (no, not that Bruce Campbell) on his retired jetliner that he converted into a modern home.

Weird Wednesdays / August 25, 2021

😆 It’s a weird, long story with Megan Gazzo

We sat down with local comedian, goofball, and podcaster Megan Gazzo about her story-telling standup series Long Story Short.

Weird Wednesdays / August 18, 2021