Volunteers Help Clean After Block Party

EUGENE, Ore. — A big party usually calls for a big clean up. That’s why volunteers started picking up around 5 a.m. Sunday after the Whiteaker Block Party. Jason Vanderhaar, the block party secretary, was thrilled with the turnout this year. He called it “the best he’s ever seen”. Vanderhaar says the event required a lot … Continue reading »

Whiteaker Prepares for Block Party

EUGENE, Ore. — The 7th annual Whiteaker Block Party will take over part of downtown. Crews were on site Friday setting up stages for the event’s many performers. This year the party will spread down Van Buren up to Second Avenue. Organizers say they’re proud to see how much the event has grown over the … Continue reading »

Out & About: August 2nd-4th

There are a lot of ways to enjoy this weekend. Here are some ideas from 104.7 FM KDUK’s Valerie Steele. Out & About Links: Blackberry bRamble OFAM: The Music Man An Evening with the Muse Whiteaker Block Party Domaine Meriwether Wine and Shine Benton County Fair Project Community For more information on these and other … Continue reading »