Oregon Electric Station Has New Owners

EUGENE, Ore. — The new co-owners of the Oregon Electric Station will be making some changes to the iconic restaurant. The Ruggeri family will take over the operations of the restaurant. They’re working with the people who owns the building. The restaurant will undergo renovation but honor the building’s historical roots. “My commitment to this … Continue reading »

Louie’s Village Closing After 41 Years

EUGENE, Ore. — A Chinese restaurant on Franklin Boulevard in Eugene is closing its doors after 41 years of business. There’s been a lot of transformation over the years on the Franklin Corridor. Van Louie, owner of Louie’s Village says he’s seen a lot of changes from the time he opened his restaurant in 1973. … Continue reading »

Bier Stein Opens New Location

EUGENE, Ore. — The Bier Stein closed its doors on East 11th Avenue but opened up new ones at a much larger space not too far away. The new Bier Stein location on Willamette Street has only been open for about two days, but the owners say it’s been filled to the brim each night … Continue reading »

Cafe Zenon Closes

EUGENE, Ore. — An institution of fine dining in closed its doors Sunday. Cafe Zenon on Broadway Avenue and Pearl Street shut its doors after 30 years of serving downtown Eugene. Managers say all week the place was packed with people trying to get their last meals at the cafe. The restaurant simply wasn’t making … Continue reading »