Back in 1993, five years after graduating from Sheldon High School and moving to Florida, I missed my Oregon gal pals and came back to Eugene for a visit. My first night back in town was reason enough for all of my high school friends (and our big hair) to get...
Quackers changes owners Quackers Sports Bar and Grill has long been a favorite establishment for the West Eugene crowd. After 8 years of good times, great drinks, and a full menu and catering venture, it is ready for a change. Julie Spence, owner and general manager...
It Is Silent, But It Can Be Deadly.
This time of the year we often see fog developing and causing serious visibility problems while we are driving. There are different types of fog. I'll explain.
A "Doomsday Glacier?" Scientists Are Studying It.
Glacial melting has been considered a real threat to increases in sea level worldwide. Scientists are studying a special glacier that could reveal how much time is left before the potentially catastrophic rise in sea level occurs. I'll explain.
It's The New Year 2022. What's Your New Year's Resolution?
It's that time of the year again. Time for New Year's Resolutions. How did the practice of making resolutions get started. I'll explain.
A Time When We All Look For Meaning And Peace In Our Life.
It's Christmas once again and the pandemic is still hanging around. A particular Christmas hymn has been an inspiration for many people no matter what the circumstances were. I'll explain.
O Tanenbaum O Tanenbaum Where Are You?
The impact of our hot summer and intense heatwave in June has caused a problem that is complicating things now in December. There is a shortage of real Christmas trees. I'll tell you why.