Eugene Hearing & Speech Center Closes

EUGENE, Ore. — An unexpected closure is catching the Eugene community off guard. The Eugene Hearing and Speech Center shut its doors Friday and laid off more than a dozen employees. Executive Director John Baumann says the center’s had some financial trouble for quite a while, but just in the last few weeks found out … Continue reading »

Hearing & Speech Center Holds Open House

EUGENE, Ore. — Dozens of kids spent the afternoon participating in fun art activities at the Eugene Hearing and Speech Center. The center held a family fun day to celebrate its audiology and communications classes in the area during the past 60 years. There was face painting, an obstacle course, games and a raffle. The … Continue reading »

Mayor Gives State of the City Address

EUGENE, Ore. — Eugene Mayor Kitty Piercy will deliver the State of the City Address Wednesday night, looking back at the accomplishments of 2012 and what can be accomplished in 2013. Organizers say this moment is a significant one.┬áIn this speech, the mayor will not only outline goals for the city in the coming year … Continue reading »