Students Make Pinwheels for Peace

EUGENE, Ore. — Local elementary students will be planting pinwheels for peace. Each student at O’Hara Catholic School made a pinwheel with messages of peace and attached it to a pencil. At 1:15 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, more than 520 pinwheels will be placed in the school’s front lawn. O’Hara first started the project in … Continue reading »

Friday is International Peace Day

EUGENE, Ore– Friday is International Peace Day, and Eugene is celebrating with various events happening all day. Mayor Kitty Piercy will issue a proclamation of peace at noon Friday, followed by a moment of silence. There will be a “Linking Hands Across Lane County”  at EWEB and area schools, with 8th graders from Hamlin Middle … Continue reading »