Volunteers Restore Antique Plane

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Plane enthusiasts at the Oregon Aviation Historical Society¬† in Cottage Grove spent Saturday afternoon putting the finishing touches on a historic plane restoration. The 1935 Stinson aircraft spent years in pieces. It took nearly two decades for a group of volunteers to put the pieces back together. They said it took … Continue reading »

Experts Appraise SVdP Donations

EUGENE, Ore. — They say one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. St. Vincent de Paul knows that firsthand, after local appraisers came in to look at recent donations. Sometimes St. Vincent de Paul receives very generous donations like elaborate pieces of furniture or art. So they call in the experts to find out how … Continue reading »

Artist Makes Computer with Antiques

EUGENE, Ore. — A local artist is making kinetic waves across the country and the World Wide Web. Steve La Riccia has been involved in the local art scene for decades, but he’s only been crafting his newest creations for the past year. In that time though, he’s already made a lasting impression in this … Continue reading »