It was front page news that Portland will be imposing a nickel per bag fee at grocery stores. I think this is a good measure. At the very least it should cut down on the wanton over-bagging that leads to single-item bags for things like chicken; and may restore some of the craft into packing grocery […]
Zack Barowitz is a writer, artist, and flâneur. He is the radio host of "This Land Is" on WMPG Tuesday nights at 7:30. His work can be seen at ZacharyBarowitz.com.
Elvis was scheduled to perform in Portland 40 years ago tomorrow
Young bistro with perfect location good but not yet great