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The Whiteaker a.k.a Felony Flats

On Thursday, April 12, 2012 a crew of University of Oregon students trampled over to the Whiteaker area to investigate small business owners about their neighborhood and to see what they love most and figure out the things they would … Continue reading

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Enterprise Story: Whiteaker Businesses Survive Challenging Economy

By Sarabeth Oppliger “Is that getting clumpy?” Joel Poston turns to the bartender working on a batch of whipped cream to top off tonight’s drinks. “You’ll have to put that into a stainless steel bowl and use a whisk to … Continue reading

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Earthy and gritty but full of funk: the Whiteaker

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Neighborhood Beat Blog Post #2

What is a unique neighborhood? “What would you like to change most about Whiteaker?” My group, Aaron English and Paul Keifer, asked a man this as he walked his dog. Duke Kanoaku, the man, replied with: “the weather.” This started … Continue reading

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Whiteaker Neighborhood Post 2

By Paul Kiefer During this adventure to the Whiteaker neighborhood, we were given the task of asking people we find there one thing they like about the neighborhood and one thing they would change. The first man we interviewed, James … Continue reading

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Local Businesses Hope to use Whiteaker’s Art Scene to Revitalize their Neighborhood

When it comes to art in the Eugene area, the Whiteaker neighborhood clearly stands out as a budding art community. With numerous cafes and bars featuring art and live entertainment on a regular basis, Whiteaker has always been a destination … Continue reading

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Whiteaker’s spirit rivals Glendale

If the pricey tickets, expensive airfare, and the competitive hotel search kept you from journeying to the BCS Championship, the Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene is there for you tonight. Tonight the second ranked University of Oregon Ducks will play for … Continue reading

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Whiteaker residents prepare for the BCS National Title game

It’s a cold, Monday afternoon in Whiteaker, Oregon, and at first glance it would appear that most residents aren’t even aware that there is a football game today. While there is no doubt that the Ducks’ national title run has … Continue reading

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A Scene Within a Scene

How the members of the Whiteaker neighborhood art scene have helped create one of the biggest and most diverse music scenes on the West Coast by Reed Jackson On a damp spring night in the Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene, Oregon, … Continue reading

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A Man of the People

Reed Jackson On a quiet, warm spring afternoon in Eugene, Drew Caldwell stands happily amongst the people. His voice carries a calming tone, speaking warmly to the customers as they order their velvety stouts and golden pale ales. A light … Continue reading

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