Whoville changes location

According to Kristen Brandt, a Whoville supporter and Occupy Eugene member, the homeless camp Whoville moved from their location on 6th Avenue on Saturday and established a new campsite on Shelton McMurtry blvd after ongoing pressure from the Eugene Police. The camp’s inhabitants have renamed the camp back to its …


UO students help get Eugene at-risk and homeless youth to the ‘Next Gear’

During the Friday afternoon rush, University of Oregon students head out on a 5-mile bicycle ride with Eugene at-risk and homeless youth. Their goal: kicking each other into the “next gear” of community engagement and physical fitness. The Next Gear Bike Club was designed to be a mentorship program with …