Tag Archives: Portland

Trailer Food Diaries Portland Book Events with Author Tiffany Harelik

March 28, 2013

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Trailer Food Diaries Cookbook: Portland Edition, Volume 1 Featuring delicious recipes from Portland’s local food cart chefs… Savor Soup House, Da-Pressed, No Fish! Go Fish!, Lardo, Artigiano, No Cheese Grill & more. Meet Trailer Food Diaries author Tiffany Harelik at EAT MOBILE & other Portland-area events this April & May! Author events: April 27th at […]

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Portland’s Lost Waterfront Reviewed by Willamette Week

February 10, 2013

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“Barney Blalock, Portland’s Lost Waterfront: What do you do with a drunken sailor?” Of course you’ve heard the stories of victims disappearing in the night: drunken and drugged tourists shipped through Portland’s vast network of turn-of-the-century Shanghai tunnels and sent as sailor slaves on boats to China, never to be seen again. Families wept; children […]

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History Press Releases First Portland Book

October 12, 2011

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The History Press is proud to announce Stories from Jewish Portland by Polina Olsen is now available for preorder through The History Press website. Look for the book in Portland stores in November. These are the stories of Jewish Portland, whose roots stretch back to the Gold Rush, whose heart is ‘the old neighborhood’ of South […]

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South Portland Walkabout

August 5, 2011

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“Mention Hebrew School, the Neighborhood House, basketball, or the ubiquitous junk peddlers, and photographs come out and stories are retold…. There will never be another South Portland.” —Stories from Jewish Portland by Polina Olsen (The History Press, 11.2011) On Sunday, August 21, 2011, join author Polina Olsen for a walking tour of historic Jewish Portland. […]

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Timbers

August 3, 2011

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Tonight at 7:30 on ESPN watch the Portland Timbers take on the Los Angeles Galaxy. Next spring check out Michael Orr’s book Soccer City, USA: The Birth of the Portland Timbers (History Press, Spring 2012), which recalls the premier 1975 season of Portland’s beloved futbol team. Visit the team website or check out Michael’s blog […]

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