Food for Lane County Reuses Egg Cartons

EUGENE, Ore. — Food for Lane County is offering you a way to help food banks across Oregon and recycle at the same time. It’s asking for people to donate clean egg cartons so it can help distribute eggs at Oregon food banks. Food for Lane County says it’s an easy way to give back … Continue reading »

Eggs Ready for MEGGA Hunt

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — All the eggs are stuffed and ready to go for Willamalane’s MEGGA Hunt Saturday morning. It’s being held at Lively Park on Thurston Road right next to Splash. The park district breaks kids up into different age groups and gives prizes specific to each group. “Last year we anticipated about 6,000 people … Continue reading »

Easter Egg Hunt Volunteers Prepare Eggs

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Let the Easter Egg Hunt begin, but first the eggs must be stuffed. Seniors at the Willamalane Adult Activity Center as well as volunteers from Oregon Community Credit Union, The Frontier Girls, Looking Glass and even Sizzler have been busy stuffing 20,000 eggs with candy and stickers for the MEGGA Hunt this … Continue reading »

The Sustainable Table: Local Egg Farms

  COBURG, Ore. — It’s feeding time at Brigg’s Egg Farm in Coburg. The farm has been in co-owner Elizabeth Lehman’s family for generations. “They did all this when my mom was a little girl,” Elizabeth said. A slowdown in business led her grandparents to convert the chicken coop into a cattle shed. “That’s what … Continue reading »