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Whiteaker Neighborhood

By: Arturo “Tito” Onesto EUGENE, OR – Walking around the Whiteaker neighborhood you see a bunch of interesting thinks this neighborhood is full of unique places and people. Our first stop was the brand new WJ Skatepark which is the … Continue reading

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Getting Funky in the Whiteaker Neighborhood

Welcome to the historic Whiteaker neighborhood, where bicycles are plentiful and quirky art is never less than a foot away. Urban shops and sustainable cafes speckle the busy Blair Blvd, with residential pockets flushed around it. The south edge of … Continue reading

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Scobert Gardens, Whiteaker, Eugene

Snuggled in between a cozy neighborhood and a few of the popular restaurants on Blair Street is the small Scobert Gardens of Whiteaker. Down the street from Eugene’s favorite Southern comfort food cuisine, Papa’s Soul Food, Scobert Gardens’s open space … Continue reading

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Food, community and accessibility stand out to The Whiteaker’s residents and visitors

Leaving the bustling downtown of Eugene and heading westbound on toward The Whiteaker feels like entering a new world. The hums and honks of speeding cars grows quieter and life seems to slow down just a little bit. Commercial buildings … Continue reading

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I Spy… (Neighborhood Post)

Where to go, where to go. The breeze was cool, yet the sun was still shining. It seemed like almost every other day in Whiteaker, and the wind must have led people to a place that satisfied one’s taste buds; … Continue reading

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(Part 2) Feature Story

What’s Working in the Whit? Personal explanations as to why the economy in the Whiteaker is able to remain positive. By Allyson Will In 2010, Oregon ranked 47th in the country for job growth, leaving the unemployment rate at 11 … Continue reading

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Whiteaker Neighborhood

Photos by Katie McKinley

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The Whit; A Mecca of Art

“The Whit; a Mecca of Art” People around the nation flock to the Whiteaker for its sense of community and thriving art scene BY McKENNA JOHNSON On 4th and Monroe there is a mural of a naked woman lying on … Continue reading

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Religion in the Whiteaker

Since moving to Oregon in the spring, I have had a hard time finding many peers to talk about religion with. I wasn’t incredibly active in my church community in high school, but I did look forward to attending services … Continue reading

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In the neighborHOOD

I thought I’d post a link to get us all in the mood to talk about neighborhoods. This morning Maddie, Lauren, Ryan and I decided to explore the Whiteaker neighborhood, and the only word that describes this place to me … Continue reading

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