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What’s the biggest problem in Whiteaker?

Homeless and transient population causing mixed feelings in the Whiteaker neighborhood. By: Arturo “Tito” Onesto EUGENE, Ore. – The breweries and restaurants are making Whiteaker a hotspot for residents and visitors alike. The growth of the neighborhood is a great … Continue reading

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Whiteaker Embraces the Good and the Bad

Homelessness is a leading problem in the Whiteaker neighborhood but friends and residents say it’s not just the neighborhood’s problem but rather the entire city. By: Michaela Gilmer EUGENE, Ore.– Homelessness may appear as a problem to some throughout the … Continue reading

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Homelessness Takes Center Stage for Some Whiteaker Residents

Many homeless people in the Eugene area find residence in the Whiteaker neighborhood. By Matt Scotton EUGENE, Ore. — The Whiteaker neighborhood is full of art, food and breweries. However many residents of the Whiteaker neighborhood also feel that homelessness is becoming … Continue reading

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Nomads and Needles: Whiteaker Residents Speak Up

Locals reflect on improvements of the Whiteaker, as well as problems the neighborhood still faces.  By Cari Johnson Kevin Maclean has lived in the Whiteaker neighborhood since 1983. “Back in the early 1990’s there was an open Heroin Market right … Continue reading

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Whiteaker Residents Talk Art, Illegal Drug Abuse

While the Whiteaker neighborhood welcomes an artistic crowd in its all-inclusive community, individuals have expressed concerns about drug use and the homeless population. Zoe Gadsby, a manager at the Ninkasi Brewing Company, feels that the Eugene Mission brings an onset … Continue reading

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Whiteaker on Drugs

A Community Strives to Overcome a Decades Long Dilemma Barbara Bellinger, Reporter ———————————————————————– “Heroin.” “Needles.” “Junkies.” Three words used by residents of the Whiteaker neighborhood of Eugene, Oregon to describe the chronic drug problem that stymies their efforts at revamping … Continue reading

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The Whiteaker has taught me so much

When I picked the Whiteaker it was a random choice. I never intended it to mean so much. It is funny, but I have ridden the bus there quite a few times by myself. Going with the group is always … Continue reading

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Neighborhood Swap: Tiny Tavern

By Joseph Geglia Tiny Tavern, located on Blair Boulevard between 3rd and 4th Avenue is not the place you would typically find two undergraduates on a Monday night. Yet that is where Kan and I decided to go after Ryan, … Continue reading

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Observing Sam Bond’s Garage

Maddie and I entered Sam Bond’s Garage in the Whitaker neighborhood around 7:30 pm. We had originally made an attempt to observe people at the Tiny Tavern, but the lack of people made it difficult to observe so we left. … Continue reading

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An afternoon stroll through the Whiteaker

During an afternoon stroll in the Whiteaker, we met a variety of people, but they all had one thing in common; they enjoy hanging out in the neighborhood. The Whiteaker’s Tiny Tavern was hopping even at 2:15 in the afternoon. … Continue reading

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