New Year’s Eve Events

EUGENE, Ore. — There are lots of fun ways to celebrate the new year in Western Oregon. Here are just some of events happening around town that you can take part in. Concerts: Rootdown Tuesday, 9 a.m. Eugene Hilton Tickets: $25 21 and over only Lafa Taylor and Marv Ellis Tuesday, 8:30 p.m. Cozmic Pizza, … Continue reading »

LTD Schedule Changes for New Year’s Eve

EUGENE, Ore. — Lane Transit District will stop running its buses for the night early on New Year’s Eve. The last bus to leave the Eugene station will depart at 10:45 p.m. The customer service office will close at 7 p.m. No bus service will be provided Wednesday on New Year’s Day.    

Cab Companies Prepare for NYE Rush

EUGENE, Ore. — Are you planning on celebrating New Year’s Eve with a glass of bubbly? Taxi companies are adding extra cars on the road to ensure people get a safe ride home, but that doesn’t mean you’re guaranteed a ride. Cab companies say New Year’s Eve is one of the busiest nights of the … Continue reading »

Local Runners to Ring in 2014

EUGENE, Ore. — One Eugene Running Club wants to help you start out the new year on the right foot. Level 32 Racing hosts events like the Turkey Trot and the Jingle Bells Run, and on New Year’s Eve they are doing the First Run 5k and 10k. The course will start and end near … Continue reading »

Are New Year’s Resolutions Worth It?

EUGENE, Ore. – Many people are hitting the gym to welcome 2014, but only about 45% of Americans say they usually make a New Years resolution. That’s according to a University of Scranton study, published earlier this month in the Journal of Clinical Psychology. The study says 38 percent of Americans absolutely never make resolutions. … Continue reading »