Shoppers Crowd Plaza for Black Friday

EUGENE, Ore. — Black Friday is one of the most popular shopping days of the year and local businesses in Eugene had the crowds to prove it. The Oakway Center Plaza just off Coburg road was a busy stop for folks looking for a deal to steal. For many shoppers there, this wasn’t the first … Continue reading »

Valentine’s Day Spending Up

(CNN) — Love can be hard on the bank account, especially for men. Americans will spend an estimated $18.6 billion on Valentine’s candy, flowers, jewelry and gifts this year–that’s about $131 a person, up $5 from last year, according to the National Retail Foundation. And there seems to be a gender divide because men will … Continue reading »