Biking in Portland

Your Bike: One More Thing That’s Happy You Moved to Portland

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Portland is fast becoming the standard bearer of trendiness among America’s mid-sized cities, in large part because of it’s think-outside-the-box culture: think about the proliferation of food trucks or the city government’s perennial commitment to progressive ideas. If you’ve recently made the decision to become a Portlandian, your taste buds and lungs are probably already […]

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Five great things to do in Tacoma, WA

Five Awesome Things to Do in Tacoma

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During the evolution of the Puget Sound urban area, Tacoma’s economy was driven by heavy industry. As recently as the early 1990s, pulp mills, smelting factories, and other industries pumped pollutants into Tacoma’s air, giving the city a distinctive odor not-so-fondly referred to as the “Tacoma Aroma.” However, thanks to the city’s focus on building […]

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