Candlewood Suites Breaks Ground

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Organizers have broken ground on a new hotel that they hope will give the Glenwood area a much-needed boost. Some wondered how a hotel would fare in this part of town, but the owners of the soon-to-be-built Candlewood Suites say they saw an opportunity that they just couldn’t pass up. “It took … Continue reading »

Airsoft Gun Shop Opens

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new Springfield business is filling an interesting niche, offering Airsoft guns to the Eugene-Springfield area. Three friends decided to open the business and say it’s a sport that’s grown for several years. They say many people get these guns in order to safely learn how to operate a real a gun. … Continue reading »

Cash Mob Helps Springfield Business

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A mob stormed into a Springfield business Thursday morning, but a good kind–a cash mob. Business owners and Springfield chamber members went to Addi’s Diner for breakfast, each spending between $10 and $15. The chamber started the Cash Mob program back in October to help boost local business. Once a month, anywhere … Continue reading »