Could Portland be getting more national food-pub love? A couple well-placed insiders report that PDX will be the next market for Tasting Table, the daily epicurean e-mail blast whose existing city editions already cover the big five — NYC, LA, SF, Chicago, and DC. The site's given much love to the local scene lately, most notably with pieces in June featuring Toro Bravo's John Gorham and Clyde Common's Jeffrey Morgenthaler. If any freelancers can share the scoop, your anonymity is safe with us.
by Erin DeJesus
A bagel brand prepares to move into Random Order Pie Bar, Brass Tacks gets ready to close, and the other Portland spots that aren’t reopening after the coronavirus pandemic ends