Food Carts Move into Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — More and more food carts may soon be rolling through the city of Springfield. Councilors approved two amendments Monday night that will help pave the way for the mobile restaurants. The council gave its approval because it’s hoping more food carts will help the city become more vibrant. Several people voiced their … Continue reading »

Party Downtown, Red Wagon Creamery Open

EUGENE, Ore. — Two local businesses finally have a brick-and-mortar location to call home. On Tuesday, Red Wagon Creamery and Party Cart, two popular local food carts, celebrated the opening of their new storefront in downtown Eugene. Red Wagon opened first at 11 a.m. and will be serving until 7 p.m. Party Downtown will serve … Continue reading »

Eugene Food Cart Vandalized

EUGENE, Ore. — A Eugene food cart owner lost hundreds of dollars due to vandals. Now police are asking for your help to catch the culprit. Wrap City owner Jessica Thomason says since she opened up her food cart in Kesey Square about six months ago, business has boomed. But when she came to work … Continue reading »

The Sustainable Table: Local Benefits

EUGENE, Ore. — Monday is prep day at Party Cart, a food cart tucked into a parking lot near the intersection of 28th and Friendly. For Tiffany Norton and Mark Kosmicki, that doesn’t mean just snapping peas or breaking up broccoli; Party Cart prep means figuring out a new menu every week. “It can be … Continue reading »