Category: FYI

Beer & Wine At Your Door

by Anna Glavash | photos by Benji Rothenberg The dark, damp mornings and blustery evenings of recent weeks are not exactly motivating to get outside. Picture this: it’s 9 p.m. on a Thursday night. Maybe you’re trudging home from the library, or you just finished up a group project and it’s time to celebrate. You could just be sitting at home in your pajamas. Whatever your situation, the problem is the same: it’s raining, and you’re out of beer. What if you could just log on to CornucopiaEugene.com and order up a six pack or a bottle of wine?...

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Top 10 Haunted Houses in Oregon

by Delaney Rea Halloween brings out something a little rare in all of us. Most of the year, we don’t actively search out ways to terrify ourselves. In the spirit of the spookiest holiday around, we find ourselves paying actual money for the privilege of getting the willies in truly major way. Haunted houses are a time-tested way to achieve fear nirvana. If you’re like me, it’s one of your favorite ways to celebrate Halloween that doesn’t involve an excessive level of candy consumption. To expedite the process of finding the very best haunted houses that Oregon has to...

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New In Town: Emerging Eugene Businesses

Written By Sierra Pedro | Photos by Sherman Tran As you settle back into the Eugene area while the craziness of fall term starts, take advantage of any extra free time to scout out new study, date, and family brunch locations! There is nothing better than kicking off the new school year with a brand new spot to hang out at throughout the term. Here’s the scoop on five recently-opened businesses in the Eugene/Springfield area: Wildwood Cafe + Bar Located in the heart of Springfield, Wildwood Cafe and Bar is the perfect place to meet up with friends to...

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Preparing for the 2017 Summer Eclipse

By Delaney Rea | Photo by Michael Davies This summer, a total solar eclipse will cross the country, enveloping it for mere seconds in utter darkness. For the first time in U.S. history, the eclipse will be visible exclusively in America. The eclipse will occur on August 21, 2017. For a few moments, parts of the nation will be completely enclosed in darkness as the sun becomes completely blocked out by the moon. All of North America will experience a partial eclipse, but only some states will get to witness the total eclipse – and Oregon will be one...

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The Buzz About Bees

Written by Skyla Patton | Photo by Trevor Meyer It’s a scary thought to think of a world without things that we love – especially food! Picturing life without honey, avocados, wine, pears… the horror! Unfortunately, this is a future we’re facing at the alarming rate bees are dying at. Studies have shown that over 44% of the bee population has died since 2015, and is continuing at a rapid speed. If the thought of existing without some of your favorite foods is too much to sit by and watch, you can help! Here’s five ways to help out our...

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