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The Garden Of Solace Honors Oregon's Vietnam Veterans

OPB | Sept. 21, 2017 10:57 a.m.

Just past the greenery of the Hoyt Arboretum in Washington Park sits a different type of garden, one that honors Oregon's Vietnam veterans.

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Portland Chef's Viet-Creole Gumbo Steeped In Family History

OPB | Sept. 19, 2017 2:45 p.m. | Portland

From a new cookbook of Portland restaurant recipes, Anh Luu's Vietnamese-Creole gumbo tells the story of her family's journey from Vietnam to New Orleans to Oregon.

NW Life | Health | History | local | The Vietnam War

Resources For Veterans And Survivors

OPB | Sept. 15, 2017 2:52 p.m.

For veterans, war survivors and non-service members needing help, here are available resources.

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'The Four Top': CRISPR Over GMOs? | Endangered Foods | Banking Seeds In Vaults

OPB | Sept. 11, 2017 6 a.m.

Will a scientific breakthrough called CRISPR make GMOs obsolete? Should we fear the "bananapocalypse"? And what's the deal with "The Doomsday Vault"? Listen to Episode 27 of "The Four Top" podcast to find out.

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Go Big With Portland's 'Tasty' Diner Favorites At Home

OPB | Sept. 8, 2017 2:45 p.m.

Portland's "Tasty" epicurean team has crammed a new cookbook with global diner favorites for any time of day. Fermenting super versatile kimchi is way easier than you think.

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Smoke Prompts Unorthodox Training For Oregon Cross Runners

Medford Mail Tribune | Sept. 6, 2017 3:54 p.m. | Medford, Oregon

Cross country runners in southern Oregon are using some alternative methods to keep their fitness up with wildfire smoke making outdoor running unsafe.

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Scenes From The Oregon State Fair

OPB | Sept. 3, 2017 12:14 p.m. | Salem, Oregon

Amid a blistering heat wave and blanketed with wildfire smoke, the Oregon State Fair charged on with livestock shows, athletic dogs, piles of meat and more.

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Times Theater In Seaside Undergoes Renovation With New Vision

Daily Astorian | Aug. 30, 2017 5:52 p.m. | Seaside, Oregon

After closing its doors almost 30 years ago, the historic Times Theater could come back to life early next year.

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'The Four Top': When Critics Go Viral | Food Journalism 2.0 | Reservations On No Reservations

OPB | Aug. 28, 2017 6 a.m.

Why do some restaurant reviews go viral? What has happened to food journalism? And why don't our favorite restaurants take reservations? Listen to Episode 26 of "The Four Top" to find out.

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Bonding, Good Weather And A Wedding At Hood To Coast 2017

OPB | Aug. 26, 2017 3:56 p.m. | Seaside, Oregon

"I need a nap and a shower. But I loved it. Every second of it," said one Hood To Coast runner, minutes after finishing the relay, a few hours before his wedding.