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Huge Snowstorms Deserve Nicknames

March 1st, 2019 No Comments

I grew up in Chicago, where snowstorms were common, but snow days were not. We gave prodigious storms names like “January” or “Last Tuesday” — not very clever.

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Eugene Can Make Evening Parking Easier

March 1st, 2019 No Comments

If Eugene wants to add more bustle to its downtown, there’s plenty of room to grow during the evening hours.

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Teamwork Taught By Women’s Basketball

March 1st, 2019 No Comments

Week after week, night after night, they’re showing the world what teamwork looks like. It looks like fun.

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Franklin Corridor Makeover Has (Recent) History

February 1st, 2019 No Comments

We didn’t produce a comprehensive report, but we did share our findings with the world. The Franklin Corridor Riverfront Study was highlighted as featured content by Google Earth in 2008.

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Duck Women’s Hoops: A Basket of Delightfuls

February 1st, 2019 No Comments

Credit will always be passed to teammates, the coaches, or the fans. In other words, the players keep dishing out assists after the final buzzer sounds.

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How to Soften Eugene’s Parking Price Hike

February 1st, 2019 No Comments

Restaurants and theaters at the city center would love to be able to see more patrons after dark. More parking options would certainly help. Banks and other businesses with empty parking lots is not a good look. We can fix that.

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Eugene and Paris Have Some Amazing Similarities

January 11th, 2019 No Comments

Eugene regularly struggles to articulate its ambitions. We share plenty of characteristics with what many consider the greatest city in the world.

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Eugene Needs the Skyline Icon It Already Has

January 7th, 2019 No Comments

The senior housing structure has never been well loved by anyone but its residents. … Half a century later, its height could become an important asset to downtown.

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Writers Will Sometimes Give You the Quote off Their Back

January 3rd, 2019 No Comments

I went back to my clothing giveaway station, pausing at every patch of navy blue along the way. My coat, my hat, and my scarf were definitely gone.

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Neighborhood Holiday Singalong 2018

December 17th, 2018 No Comments

Relying on others is a skill worth relearning. Being tutored will cost you nothing. You can have it for a song.

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