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Beautifying Trainsong

by Haley Savage Just a few short years ago, Trainsong had a reputation as a neighborhood with a lot of drugs, gang activities, and hangouts for homeless people. While some of these problems still linger, the neighborhood is now being … Continue reading

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The Man Behind The Brewery

Jeff Althouse took a tour of the Olympia Brewing factory in Washington and loved it.Later at age 17 he had his first beer, a can of Hamm’s. The Eugene born Althouse has come a long way from that can of … Continue reading

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Trainsong Sings a New Tune

Gangs, drugs, and criminals. These were the words Trainsong residents and business owners once used to define their neighborhood. Community, clean-up, and initiative are the words they now use to define an area that has taken steps to improve its … Continue reading

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Changing Trainsong

Trainsong neighborhood has been working towards a better, safer community, and residents can tell the difference.  By Haley Savage Trainsong neighborhood in Eugene has been known to have problems such as gangs, drugs, bums, and violence. Residents and business owners … Continue reading

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Trainsong’s Reputation Its Biggest Challenge

West Eugene neighborhood Trainsong has a bad reputation throughout Eugene, but residents insist the little-known area has more good than bad. The neighborhood is small and mostly residential, but does house some local businesses, a park, and plenty of trains. … Continue reading

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Northwest Brew Culture

Oregon is fed some of the cleanest, and freshest water in the United States, and luckily home to one of the most lush environment for growing both hops, and grain; two necessary ingredients for beer production.  In 1933 Portland, Oregon … Continue reading

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Brewing Up Confidence for Oakshire

I have a great interest in the way fine beer is crafted. Fortunately, I was raised in the Pacific Northwest, where the water is amazing, and hops grow full, and with ease. The art of hand crafting, and mass marketing … Continue reading

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