Author Archives: Susie Bartel

About Susie Bartel

I am a Senior at the University of Oregon majoring in journalism (magazine) and minoring in multimedia.

Shopping with sense

Friendly neighborhood shoppers remain loyal to local markets through downed economy By Susie Bartel EUGENE- It was a gloomy Oregon day as the rain fell and drizzled down the windows at Friendly Street Market. The front door slid open intermittently … Continue reading

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Friendly Neighborhood: The Supreme Bean

The Supreme Bean is located in the Westfield shopping center off of Willamette St. The group of us tried to come here last Monday, but they were just shutting off the lights and closing up. I had some extra time … Continue reading

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Media Analyis: Oscar’s “Best Picture”

Tonight I hope to be tuned into the Oscars if homework permits. I have heard talk about how this year is different because there will be 10 nominees for best picture, instead of 5 like it has been for many … Continue reading

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Fina Taqueria: Friendly Neighborhood

My initial thought when I entered Fina Taqueria on Willamette St. was how similar the decorations and atmosphere is to the restaurant Mucho Gusto. It turns out that the local owners of Fina Taqueria also own Mucho Gusto and Dickie … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: “The Buried Life”

Just like a lot of people in this country, I am a sucker for reality television. There is something interesting about being able to escape your own hectic life for half an hour or an hour and looking into the … Continue reading

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Sundance Natural Foods: Amazon Neighborhood

Sundance Natural Foods was one of the first places that we spotted on our tour of the Amazon neighborhood. We ventured a little farther into the neighborhood only to return back to the market. The first thing I noticed when … Continue reading

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“Viva Elvis”: Media Analysis

I was looking on CNN.com and there was a link to an article called “Elvis back in Vegas with Cirque du Soleil”. I really enjoy Cirque du Soleil shows, so I was interested in learning about their new production. I … Continue reading

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Friendly’s Metropol Bakery

As I was stepping out of my car, the smell of baking bread caught my attention. I can’t think of a better way to lure costumers into a business. Metropol bakery is located on Willamette St. in a small strip … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: Day of Love

With this day of love upon us, I couldn’t help but not write about an article centered around Valentine’s Day. While I was waiting for my dad to get ready to go out breakfast, I started reading the lifestyle section … Continue reading

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Downed Economy Receives Fresh Outlook

Friendly neighbors and businesses try to remain positive through recession By: Susie Bartel The current state of the economy has been difficult to manage for many businesses and individuals, but there is a slight sense of optimism among a Eugene … Continue reading

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