Whiteaker

Communities Fiesta Bowl Fans: 'It's so fun to watch' Fiesta Bowl Fans: 'It's so fun to watch'
EUGENE, Ore. - If making it down to Arizona for the Fiesta Bowl didn't happen for you this year, you were not alone.

Luckily there were no shortage of hot spots in Eugene to catch all the Duck action.
Communities EWEB raises water and electric rates for next year EWEB raises water and electric rates for next year
EUGENE, Ore. -- The Eugene Water and Electric Board said it will raise its rates for Eugene residents starting in 2013.

EWEB held a hearing on the proposed increase of around $8 on Tuesday night, addressing concerns for and against the rate hike.
Communities Abandoned chess set Abandoned chess set
I found this abandoned chess set while walking under the Washington-Jefferson Bridge.

The area is often connected with crime- so I found this image quite beautiful.
Communities Happy Birthday Olive Juice! Happy Birthday Olive Juice!
This quirky little store is celebrating one year of business in Whiteaker!

It is a gift store and gallery.

The owners told me they have changed recently toward more costuming and festival garb because that is what customers were asking for.

Location: 543 Blair Blvd.
Communities Shoes, shoes and more shoes Shoes, shoes and more shoes
When I was walking around, I couldn't help but notice a ton of shoes on electric wires.

What is this REALLY about? I've heard several different theories...
Communities New vintage store New vintage store
A new vintage store, Karma Kloz, has opened in the Whiteaker neighborhood! It is on the corner of 5th and Fillmore.

The owner told me he is going to donate 10% of his profits to local non-profits. (The first one is Hosea Youth Services.