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October 25, 2016 - 7:37pm

Portland Roasting is on its way to bringing cleaner caffeine to the Rose City

Portland Roasting Coffee, serving up coffee since 1986, aims to be a business that is rooted in relationships with an eye towards global betterment. | Photo courtesy of Oregon Convention Center.

October 25, 2016 - 3:33pm

Big things are cooking at Central Eastside food hub

Members of the NW Food Buyers Alliance learn about greenhouse-grown produce during a field trip to Stone Boat Farm in 2015. Farmers are happy to help buyers explore which fruits and vegetables are in season, what preparations work well for different varieties, and what keeps customers coming back. | Photo courtesy of Shawn Linehan.

October 14, 2016 - 3:58pm

Ballot measure aims to improve high school graduation rates and help kids find careers

Butch Stetson, an auto shop teacher at Silverton High School, works on rebuilding a classic car engine with Remington Kuenzi, a recent Silverton graduate. | Photo courtesy of Steve Dipaola.

 

October 7, 2016 - 4:45pm

Food for thought: UC Davis, Peet’s perk up science of coffee

It’s a long, complex road from coffee bean to cup – a process the UC Davis Coffee Center will enable students to study in detail. | Photo courtesy of Peet's Coffee

October 5, 2016 - 7:45pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Jim Whitehurst

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In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Claire Randall

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Beer brewed with Frosted Flakes is not just for breakfast

Coin Toss Brewing Co. Owner Tim Hohl pours Frosted Flakes into his Catch a Tiger Double IPA collaboration. Photo courtesy of Michael Kora, Montavilla Brew Works

 

 

 

 

September 27, 2016 - 12:12pm

Cheers: Washington is on target for record wine grape harvest

Washington state's grape wine harvest could reach record levels this year, based on ideal growing conditions. Photo by Mike Coghlan via Flickr.

September 19, 2016 - 3:55pm

In this ongoing series, we ask executives, entrepreneurs and business leaders about mistakes that have shaped their business philosophy.

Betsy Mikesell

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