Hartwick’s Kitchen Store Closing

EUGENE, Ore. — A specialty kitchen store in downtown Eugene is closing its doors. After eight years in business, Hartwick’s is closing its store in the 5th Street Public Market. Over the years, Hartwick’s says it’s had strong sales, a devoted following, and a successful run of cooking classes. The store will start a liquidation … Continue reading »

Eugene Woman Competing in Chef Challenge

EUGENE, Ore. — The Oregon Ducks won’t be the only ones representing Eugene at the Rose Bowl on New Year’s Day. Erin Marie Williams, a Eugene resident, is heading to Pasadena to compete in the Chevron Game Day Chef Challenge against four other chefs. Williams will be making her pigskin poblano peppers stuffed with brie … Continue reading »

Willamette Culinary Students to Compete

EUGENE, Ore. — The two-time state champion, Willamette High School Culinary Team, is competing for its third title this weekend in Portland, and members will do it without any fancy kitchen tools. Picture The Food Network, Iron Chef or Chopped, but instead of a fancy kitchen, state-of-the-art utensils and a sous chef, the students get … Continue reading »