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A deserving non-profit library, established yet in need of support

Volunteer Library creates welcoming community through books Four small children rush eagerly into the River Road Santa Clara Volunteer Library. Clearly familiar with their surroundings, the kids immediately know where they are headed. Nearly sprinting towards the children’s section, filled … Continue reading

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Creating a more accessible library for all

Casually dressed, middle-aged Linda Huston kindheartedly greets the third member to enter the library on a typical rainy day in Eugene. High-pitched voice and all matches her petite size as she reaches over the counter to hug her guest, as … Continue reading

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Volunteer Library Coordinator opens up about her true passion in life

  The River Road neighborhood seemed like an interesting district to cover; yet evidently I was unaware of how overwhelmingly large the area is. Surrounded by a multitude of local owned businesses, restaurants, and a variety of homes and other … Continue reading

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River Road Concerns Hang Weary on Surrounding Community

River Road Concerns Hang Weary on Surrounding Community By: Nick Feeney University of Oregon Journalism Student Every neighborhood addresses concerns within their community, in hopes to improve the overall quality of the district in which they live in. Living in … Continue reading

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Gershom Gorenberg’s take on Isreali democracy

Isreali journalist and scholar, Gershom Gorenberg, addressed several reports in reference to Middle Eastern affairs, and the various connections and influences between politics and religious values, Monday night. The speech was located at the Knight Law Center, Room 175 at … Continue reading

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River Road appreciates surrounding community

The River Road area is a tight knit community, surrounded by a variety of churches and a multitude of restaurants. However, one of the biggest complaints within the area is the lack of entertainment and options for the youth. Yet, … Continue reading

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River Road Community Organization

The River Rd. area of Eugene is located between the Beltline Rd., the Northwest Expressway, and the Union Pacific railroad on the south and west side of town. This area is primarily residential, yet has a variety of churches, fast … Continue reading

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Getting a little bit closer into my life…

How’s it going, my name is Nick Feeney and I am a junior studying Journalism and Communications Studies at the University of Oregon. I am from Danville, California, which is just about 30 minutes East of San Francisco, where the … Continue reading

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