Tag Archives: FOOD for Lane County

A Place Off The Streets

Flour dust covers everything. Bowls are overflowing with tomato sauce. Plates piled high with pepperonis, olives, and cheeses have been crammed onto two small tables. Clusters of people crowd around the ingredients, attempting to make their ideal pizza. Someone looking … Continue reading

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Preparing for a Profile

For the profile assignment due this Wednesday, I have been thinking of the different people that work, play or live in the Amazon neighborhood that I could interview and learn more about. ┬áSince it would be smart to write about … Continue reading

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Nobody is Alone in the Jefferson Westside

How the homeless survive in the Jefferson Westside They rummage through dumpsters looking for their next meal. They stand like statues on the side of roads holding cardboard signs that ask for change. Sometimes they even knock on neighborly doors … Continue reading

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Fun For All Summer

By Michael Wallen On a Friday in the middle of June, the last bell of the school year rings for Eugene elementary through high school students. Summer vacation begins. Now parents who work year-round have a quandary. From September to … Continue reading

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Churchill Community Garden: Enterprise Story

How a garden affects a community by Jody Canaday

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Side Bar 2: Slide Show

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Sidebar 1: Adopt-a-Plot Program

by Evan Sernoffsky In 2003, Lynn Negus founded the Adopt-a-Plot program at the GrassRoots garden in order to generate money and expand the quality of service that they provide to the community. People who donate to the program can sponsor … Continue reading

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A GrassRoots Effort

by Evan Sernoffsky The smell of manure fills the air behind St. Thomas Episcopal Church on Coburg Road in Eugene. The two and a half acres of fruits and vegetables that are reaching their peak are a sight to behold. … Continue reading

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Summer Food Program kicks off in Sheldon

by Evan Sernoffsky Food for Lane County started its Summer Food Program on Monday June 28, 2010 at more than 60 locations across Lane County. The program is for children and youth 18 years and younger and provides free meals … Continue reading

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Enterprise Update

By: Ayan Jama Hey guys! So I am feeling SO much better about my enterprise project. I have 3 complete interviews and come drafts done for each of the different pieces I plan on writing. I have my meeting today … Continue reading

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