Tag Archives: St. Vincent de Paul

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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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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All Smiles on the Western Front – JWN Enterprise

Managing Homelessness in Eugene’s Jefferson Westside Neighbors Take a walk through Eugene’s Jefferson Westside Neighbors and you’ll probably see some beautiful parks, clean streets and friendly faces. Old-fashioned eateries, eclectic shops and whacky homes would all likely catch your eye. … Continue reading

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U.S.S. Enterprise – Update 2

My enterprise story concerning business trends of secondhand stores in Eugene is underway! Thus far, I have completed preliminary interviews with the owners of two stores in Eugene: Your Place and Northwest Pawn. While I believe pawn shops fit well … Continue reading

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U.S.S. Enterprise update

For my enterprise story, I am analyzing the business trends of secondhand stores in Eugene. Thus far in quest, I have contacted three businesses: Your Place(secondhand shop), Northwest Pawn (pawn shop) and Ace Trading Co. (pawn shop). I was able to contact the … Continue reading

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Downtown Eugene may not be as safe as some people think

Downtown Eugene may not be as safe as some people think -By Tyson Johnson Eugene, OR – Is Eugene as safe as we think? A recent study and report by magazine Eugene Weekly ranked the city “203rd in violent crime … Continue reading

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