Arts & CultureFoodScene Guide

The Washburne Cafe represents a mix of the historic and modern Springfield community

Driving down Springfield’s Main Street, visitors pass historic buildings that were once the heart of the town. Although the city spread out, the street maintains a nostalgic feel. Among its modern restaurants, fabric stores and coffee shops sits the Washburne Cafe. The Washburne’s yellow brickwork stands out among the rest …

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Opinion

Susman: Your favorite coffee shop is ruining your life (you just don't know it)

Around this time each year, I come to the realization that I’ve been functioning on false energy for about four months. The late-night cravings and lack of sleep have finally gotten to the point where I’m legitimately concerned with what I’m doing to my body. But then I forget about …

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Arts & CultureFood

Here's how to DIY all your favorite holiday coffee drinks

Fall was fun, and I’m sad to see it go. We are now embarking on a new season the brings a whole new feel: winter! Since we are officially leaving fall, it’s time to retire Pumpkin spice for the year, and make room for some new delicious flavors that really …

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Arts & CultureFood

Here’s how to DIY all your favorite holiday coffee drinks

Fall was fun, and I’m sad to see it go. We are now embarking on a new season the brings a whole new feel: winter! Since we are officially leaving fall, it’s time to retire Pumpkin spice for the year, and make room for some new delicious flavors that really …

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Arts & CultureTechnology

Keurig brings the digital rights management debate into the kitchen

The smell of ground beans in the air, the feeling of hot steam from the cup, the sound of the last few drops of caffeinated glory filling the cup — it’s all part of the timeless morning ritual. For millions of Americans who want to speed up the process, Keurig …

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ArchivesArts & CultureFood

Food: Which food might be gone soon?

Issues like climate change, poaching and deforestation affect more than just our environment and weather — our food is also at risk. According to Salon, coffee beans are at risk of disappearing completely due to climate change. Lands where coffee is mainly grown, such as Ethiopia and Southern Sudan, are …

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Arts & CultureFood

The best cup of coffee in Eugene

Perhaps it’s the consistency, hard work and experience provided by Roma that makes an excellent cup of coffee. It might be the strong pride and uniqueness behind Vero’s beans that determines the quality of a cup. Maybe it’s things like Eugene Coffee Company’s smiling service and friendly connections between barista and customer that keep people coming back.

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News

Coffee consumption linked with living longer

Dr. Neal Freedman has found that drinking two to three cups of coffee a day increased a man’s life by 10 percent and 13 percent for women.

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Special Sections

Best coffee: Espresso Roma and Vero Espresso House

Espresso Roma and Vero Espresso House tied for the win. Beside the beautiful foam designs, these two coffee shops have one predominant thing in common — they serve it strong.

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