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Who is Poison Waters?

  Poison Waters, Portland’s extremely fabulous, wildly hilarious drag queen event hostess puts the “fun” in “fundraiser.” Her larger-than-life, feathered and sequined, demographic-bridging presence can loosen up the mood (and wallets) of the staidest of crowds, with clients ranging from the Portland Art Museum to Habitat for Humanity to Nordstrom. …

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Bag&Baggage Vaults into the Future

By Brett Campbell Photos by Casey Campbell Photography Recently, Bag&Baggage Productions’ Artistic Director Scott Palmer and the actors in the company’s fall production returned briefly to their old home, downtown Hillsboro’s Venetian Theatre, for a quick rehearsal when their new home, The Vault Theater & Event Space, was unavailable. Nine …

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Portland’s Grand Central Station

Everybody comes to Powell’s. Photographer K.B. Dixon’s new exhibition and book find volumes in the mix of people and place. By Bob Hicks Photos by K.B. Dixon Powell’s City of Books is Portland’s Grand Central Station, the teeming crossroads of the city’s cultural life: not just one of the nation’s great commercial repositories …

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