Non-Profits Receive Greenpower Grants

EUGENE, Ore. — Saving energy is generating a lot of green for two local non-profits. The Eugene Hearing and Speech Center and the Relief Nursery, each won a 2014 Greenpower Grant from EWEB. The organizations were presented $50,000 this weekend. Both plan to use...
StoveTec – A Not Just For Profit

StoveTec – A Not Just For Profit

Funding Non-Profits In a Down Economy Nate Gartrell, EDN Tucked away in unincorporated Glenwood, Oregon, lies a small business called StoveTec that’s dedicated to two things. The first is selling, to the citizens of Lane County, super-efficient barbecue stoves,...
Do you know where that goes?

Do you know where that goes?

I’m washing the car, watching soap and road grime working it’s way down the driveway towards the gutter, flecks of pearly motor oil, spilled when I dropped the open can, shimmering in the sun. Scrub, rinse, repeat.   I couldn’t believe the neighbor...