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Citizens of Springfield Oregon Worry about New Immigration Proposals

Citizens of Springfield, Oregon, weigh in on the immigration proposals released by the bipartisan Senate and the Republicans of the House of Representatives. Jay Rogers 2.8.2013 Springfield, Ore. — Jose Magana, a self-described “undocumented immigrant” in the US, shared his … Continue reading

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Beat: Downtown Springfield Observations

By Casey Pechan Momma’s Kitchen is one of the last well lit corners of Downtown Springfield. Occasionally a car silently drives by, its lights briefly flashing past in the darkness. There are no streetlights, and pedestrians have long since retreated … Continue reading

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Observation: Downtown Springfield

Nick Schwarz Springfield, Ore.- It is 1:00 pm on a Sunday and the sidewalks are devoid of people. Meandering down the road, closed signs can be seen in most windows as the sleepy city takes a rest from the usual … Continue reading

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Downtown Springfield Spy

Jay Rogers February 3, 2013 Springfield, Ore. — The waiter from Momma’s crosses the street. There are lots of little shops around. Some are in the bottoms of tall buildings but some are small shacks. The road is one-way and … Continue reading

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Downtown Springfield: Improvement

Jay Rogers January 28, 2013 Springfield, OR – Downtown Springfield is a close-knit community. While there is not a lot of foot traffic in the area, the store owners and workers are friendly neighbors. “It’s been revitalized, it’s wonderful,” says … Continue reading

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What they are Saying: Downtown Springfield

By Nick Schwarz Springfield, Ore.- Lighting in the city comes up as one of the chief complaints for residents of the downtown area. Competing against Eugene, right across the highway, is tough for small time business owners. Marian Austin, a … Continue reading

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Still More to Improve in Downtown Springfield

By: Casey Pechan Two strip clubs and two bars have already been shut down, but according to shopkeepers, Downtown Springfield has a ways to go when it comes to gaining foot traffic. Main Street has come a long way from the … Continue reading

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The Arts in Downtown Springfield Oregon

By Casey Pechan Downtown Springfield Oregon has much to offer. From shopping and dining to museums and theatre, there is plenty to keep anyone occupied. However the variety of art in Downtown Springfield is especially scintillating.  Art Walk: Every second Friday … Continue reading

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Check Out Downtown Springfield

While Downtown Springfield is only a short drive from the U of O campus. It is often overlooked by students. The Main Street may be small but Downtown Springfield offers more to be curious about than one would think.  By … Continue reading

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