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Music calendar: May 17–24

Thursday, May 17

Sugar Thistles

5 p.m., The Bistro, 263 Hemlock St., Cannon Beach,...

Blues Band show at Labor Temple benefits Astoria Visual Arts
Arts & Movement Center hosts a contra dance for all ages
Irreverent, introspective Ezra Bell plays Fort George

Coastal Life

Bookmonger: Evison writes the Great American Landscaping novel

Among contemporary authors, the Pacific Northwest’s own Jonathan Evison has developed one...

Learn how to build a better backyard for birds
Workshop: fermentation for health and flavor
Embark on a nudibranch safari at Haystack Rock

Coast Dining

The Mouth: At the intersection of fine food and fine art

As far as the dictionary is concerned, “keta” refers to a type of...

The Mouth: Capricorn should double down on Romanian fare — but would diners like it?
The Mouth: A packed menu but few enticements at Long Beach Thai Cuisine

Your Coast Weekend

Word Nerd: Doughboy

Doughboy [doʊ•bɔɪ]


1. archaic...