October 2016 Archive

Perspectives 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 33 Vital Statistics Portland’s magic numbers show a city in evolution. From Staff & Wire Reports 39 When? What cultural tipping points turned […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

October 2016

Perspectives 10 From the Editor 12 Letters 33 Vital Statistics Portland’s magic numbers show a city in evolution. From Staff & Wire Reports 39 When? What cultural tipping points turned […]

October 2016 Last spring, in the middle of one of those dreary late snowstorms, a stunning vellum envelope appeared in our mailbox just when we needed it. To our delight, […]<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->

Print Makes the Occasion Special

October 2016 Last spring, in the middle of one of those dreary late snowstorms, a stunning vellum envelope appeared in our mailbox just when we needed it. To our delight, […]

October 2016
A Dash of Spice - Red Sea whisks authentic Ethiopian cuisine to hungry Forest City diners.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Red Sea

October 2016
A Dash of Spice – Red Sea whisks authentic Ethiopian cuisine to hungry Forest City diners.






October 2016 
If you’re working after hours why not make it somewhere special? Discover the best places in the city to seal a deal over a drink.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Mixing Business with Pleasure

October 2016
If you’re working after hours why not make it somewhere special? Discover the best places in the city to seal a deal over a drink.






October 2016
Portlanders act younger, more cosmopolitan, and hungrier than ever.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Portland in Renaissance: Vital Statistics

October 2016
Portlanders act younger, more cosmopolitan, and hungrier than ever.






October 2016
Five cultural Tipping Points that have made Portland a global destination.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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When?

October 2016
Five cultural Tipping Points that have made Portland a global destination.






October 2016
Investor oracle Evan Livada on trends to watch as we race to 2017.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Dark Horses, Shooting Stars

October 2016
Investor oracle Evan Livada on trends to watch as we race to 2017.






October 2016
New residents share the stories of how they came to call greater Portland home.
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What Brings Us Here?

October 2016
New residents share the stories of how they came to call greater Portland home.
We call it kismet.






October 2016
In the words of graphic designer Kate Howe.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Where New Yorkers Go To Be Happy

October 2016
In the words of graphic designer Kate Howe.






October 2016
Two directors of new Maine films dare to take us below our lovely state’s lovely surface.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Maine On Screen

October 2016
Two directors of new Maine films dare to take us below our lovely state’s lovely surface.






October 2016
From the spark of an idea to a fully fledged business, The Bissell Brothers haven’t just created a brewery, they’ve created a cult following.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Brew Masters 
of the Universe

October 2016
From the spark of an idea to a fully fledged business, The Bissell Brothers haven’t just created a brewery, they’ve created a cult following.






October 2016
Call any vegetable and the chances are, a vegetable will respond to you.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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Veggie Visionaries

October 2016
Call any vegetable and the chances are, a vegetable will respond to you.






We’d been playing pretend for almost a year and he still wouldn’t go back to his life. Meade wouldn’t acknowledge he had another life at all, though he’d bring me into it in ways, mentioning how Cole seemed to like me, driving me by the horse farm where he and Cole and his wife had lived before the great domestic unraveling commenced and she moved out to Deer Isle.<!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below --><!-- AddThis Sharing Buttons below -->
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St. Anthony’s

We’d been playing pretend for almost a year and he still wouldn’t go back to his life. Meade wouldn’t acknowledge he had another life at all, though he’d bring me into it in ways, mentioning how Cole seemed to like me, driving me by the horse farm where he and Cole and his wife had lived before the great domestic unraveling commenced and she moved out to Deer Isle.