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Friendly Area Neighbors

By Matt Scotton EUGENE, Ore. — Take a stroll through the Friendly Area Neighborhood and one thing becomes clear, there are parks everywhere. If you turn off of 19th onto Pearl you will find Civic Stadium falling apart before your … Continue reading

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Friendly Neighborhood

By Camille Lieurance The beautiful Friendly Neighborhood, which spans from Amazon Creek on the east side, 18th Street on the north side, and Chambers Street on the west side. The southern boundary for the neighborhood is West 29th Avenue to Lorane … Continue reading

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First impressions of the Friendly neighborhood

Upon first impression, Eugene’s Friendly neighborhood appears to be one severely divided. On one hand, it’s family oriented. Parks, picnic areas and signs of childhood are abundant: Yet, amidst the family atmosphere lurks an unspoken economic and social underbelly. Ultimately, … Continue reading

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Longboarding

Longboarder cruising through University of Oregon. Amazon Skate Park, Eugene, OR – Chriss, Stephanie, Genny

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Amazon Residents Express their Frustration Over Parking At Steering Committee Meeting

Amazon neighborhood residents of Eugene are upset at the University of Oregon students cluttering their neighborhood and using their streets as a parking lot as discussed at the Steering Committee meeting, Monday, May 9. The meeting, located in an event … Continue reading

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Amazon Neighborhood “Dumb Luck” Garden is All Abuzz

By: Emily Fraysse Tucked away on 26th and Harris St. lies a tranquil, self-sustaining garden. A light breeze rustles through the bean plants climbing around the wire tunnels that arch around the street walkway as a cat named Lucy sunbathes … Continue reading

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Non Profit Founder Brings International Issues to Amazon Neighborhood

Non profit founder lives and works in the Amazon neighborhood of Eugene, but his impact reaches far beyond the borders of Oregon Kokouvi, in his soft demeanor and thick Akposso accent, can speak endlessly about the poor living conditions in … Continue reading

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Parking Wars: A Battle in the Streets of the Amazon

Amazon residents, city officials and university representatives come together to try and solve the parking problem in the Amazon district. By Brad Nelson A meeting was held at the Amazon Community Center yesterday, where residence of the Amazon neighborhood, city … Continue reading

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Amazon Neighborhood Residents Believe Amazon Park Has The Perfect Location

The Amazon neighborhood of Eugene, Oregon, provides a family friendly community environment for many singles, couples, families and college students.  Many people from Amazon enjoy the popular Amazon Park, but would like for it to be better maintained. In Amazon … Continue reading

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Discovering Amazon

It’s a place you’ve all seen a hundred times, something we all drive by to get to that Albertsons way out on 30th, and somewhere we all mean to check out more often. The Amazon neighborhood of Eugene has so … Continue reading

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