Tag Archives: Hannah Everman

Raising Your Own Chickens is Growing in Popularity

The “Chick craze” began when Martha Stewart first starting raising poultry in her backyard, said Bill Bezuk, owner of The Eugene Backyard Farmer in the Whiteaker neighborhood, a store dedicated to urban farming and poultry. According to Bezuk, raising your … Continue reading

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Baking in the Whiteaker: A Lifelong Project

Bill Mahoney wakes every day at 5:00 a.m., makes his morning coffee, puts on a plaid flannel shirt and black cargo shorts, walks out the front door of his house, which resides next to the river in the Whiteaker neighborhood, … Continue reading

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My Profile’s Progress So Far

I just finished my profile draft and emailed it to Jen, so I’m very relieved. I interviewed my subject, the owner of the New Day Bakery, Bill Mahoney, last week. While I was at his business I got two interviews … Continue reading

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Guy Kawasaki Enchants the University of Oregon

Guy Kawasaki spoke to the University of Oregon last Thursday night in the EMU Ballroom, sponsored by CoDaC, the University’s Center on Diversity and Community. Kawasaki’s presentation discussed the topics in his new book Enchantment. Kawasaki’s presentation outlined the main … Continue reading

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The Whiteaker Neighborhood Thrives From Local Businesses

The Whiteaker neighborhood or, “The Whit,” is known for its artistic expression and unique local businesses. A previous resident of Whiteaker, Beau Leslie, said that the main attraction of Whiteaker is to have a good time, and to express yourself. … Continue reading

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The Whiteaker – neighborhood watch.

My group was assigned the Whiteaker area which is by far my favorite neighborhood in Eugene, Ore. The reason The Whit is such a cool location is because of it’s history. It’s named after Oregon’s first Governor John Whiteaker. Unfortunately, I was … Continue reading

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First Day in the Whiteaker Neighborhood

The Whiteaker neighborhood is located northwest of downtown Eugene, and it is known for its anarchist and environmental activism. It is primarily a residential neighborhood. I drove from campus to Whiteaker for the first time today with one of my … Continue reading

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