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Oregon Has One of the Biggest Arcades in the United States
Oregon Has One of the Biggest Arcades in the United States
Oregon Has One of the Biggest Arcades in the United States
Video arcades seem to be more of a thing of yester-year. We had a few growing up in Yakima like Jolly Joker at the Yakima Mall, we had a place called Mean Machine, there was an arcade at Valley Mall and, of course, growing up in that time they had a video game or two or pinball at just about every mini-mart, restaurant, gas station, laundry mat -- just about everywhere...
Oregon’s Child Care Cost is Basically Unaffordable
Oregon’s Child Care Cost is Basically Unaffordable
Oregon’s Child Care Cost is Basically Unaffordable
There was a time when I started having children, myself. After they were of a certain age where it was okay for my wife to work again, we did the math and realized we'd save money if she didn't work as the cost of child care, even some 10+ years ago, was outrageous...
Portland’s Hot Spots and Where to Avoid in a Heatwave
Portland’s Hot Spots and Where to Avoid in a Heatwave
Portland’s Hot Spots and Where to Avoid in a Heatwave
Portland is not built for heatwaves. In a city that statistically rains more than Seattle (it's true, look it up), Portland is the type of town that doesn't need AC units in people's homes and does need sprinklers based on its climate. Or, at least it was...
2024 James Beard Awards Has Restaurants and Chefs from WA, OR
2024 James Beard Awards Has Restaurants and Chefs from WA, OR
2024 James Beard Awards Has Restaurants and Chefs from WA, OR
The James Beard Foundation is a nonprofit that cheerleads restaurants, foods, and the chefs on a whole 'nother level. The awards they present are very prestigious and celebrated by those who seek to win an award, themselves. Think of it like the Oscars for chefs and restaurants...
Three of the Worst Grocery Stores in America are All in Portland, OR
Three of the Worst Grocery Stores in America are All in Portland, OR
Three of the Worst Grocery Stores in America are All in Portland, OR
Do you have a grocery store that you never step foot in as you have a bad time every time for any reason? You're definitely not alone. All it takes is one bad experience for you to vow never to return and immediately take it to the Internet to leave a poor review of your experience...

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