Students Plant Pinwheels for Peace

EUGENE, Ore. — Students at O’Hara Catholic School are promoting peace. They planted 520 pinwheels in the school’s front yard. Each is handcrafted with a message inside. It’s the sixth year the school has participated in Pinwheels for Peace. “I think the world should always be peaceful because if there was no peace, it would … Continue reading »

Eugene Celebrates Day Of Peace

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy officially proclaimed September 21 as City of Peace Day. Event organizers say the day of peace has been celebrated globally since 1981, and while many groups have recognized the day here in Eugene, on Friday at EWEB Plaza, it was made official. About 100 people gathered at the … Continue reading »