- PDX People Archive

There’s A Chef In My Garden!

There are so many things about the ‘City of Roses’ that you could call uniquely Portland, and no “Keep Portland Weird” is not one of them. We actually stole that from Austin, Texas, but that’s another matter. Here in Portland, we have a nation-leading craft beer scene and a Napa Valley-rivaling swathe of wine country. …

Rooftop Eating at Altabira

On July 31st, five chefs who have the most online votes will win a trip to the historic James Beard (a native Portlander) House in New York to put their most well-crafted burger on display at an exclusive event where customers will vote on their favorites. This event, The Blended Burger Project, challenges chefs from …

The Trevor Project at the Red Star Tavern

Longtime LGBTQ rights supporter Kimpton Hotels recently teamed up with Foresters Financial to hold a silent auction and fundraising gala to raise awareness for The Trevor Project. PDX People was proud to be there reporting on it, with exclusive comments from The Trevor Project’s Development Officer, Stephanie Mesones Alvarado. Held inside the Red Star Tavern, …