• Motorsports Lab

    Motorsports Lab

    As much as I would like to—or even as much as you may think I already do—I cannot speak for everyone. I certainly can’t speak for every man but, I…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Heavy Metal Brewing

    Heavy Metal Brewing

    I love heavy metal. The heavier the better. The more shreddy the guitar, the more bombastic the drums the more guttural or shrieky the vocals, the better! It gets me…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • The American Local

    The American Local

    Keep Portland weird. We Portlanders proudly proclaim this slogan as a way of life, as a mantra, heck, we treat it as a calling. Whether we are looking for something…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Fiddlestix


    I love a good Western. Whether it’s a classic Zane Grey or John Wayne flick, or a modern interpretation, there is something about the violent simplicity of the old American…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Archers Afield

    Archers Afield

    Alright. So I got my horse riding lesson in. But, what about the sworn enemy of the Cowboys? I played cowboys and Indians as a kid, the cowboys with their…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Vintages


    So, maybe you want to vacation a little closer to home. 2017 has been named the year of Eco-Tourism, putting an emphasis on travelling without leaving a carbon footprint. This…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Arch Cape Inn

    Arch Cape Inn

    But, hey, maybe Seaside is too commercial for you. Too crowded. In keeping with my resolution to go to the Oregon coast more, I can’t leave Cannon Beach out of…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Oregon Coast Inn

    Oregon Coast Inn

    The Oregon Coast. I have said it time and time again: Is there a more beautiful place on earth? If there is, it’s hard to imagine. I am notoriously bad…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • December Market Stats

    December Market Stats

    The Portland metro area ended the year with cooler activity on the whole. Closed sales (2,621) ended 3.3% under the 2,710 closings posted last year in December 2015 despite a…

    Written by Rick Sadle
  • Salishan


    The Northern Oregon Coast is all fine and good… beautiful in fact. But that doesn’t mean that they’re aren’t other equally good options along the Oregon Coast. Siletz Bay near…

    Written by Rick Sadle