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The Friendship Foundation for International Students homestay program matches University of Oregon international students with local community volunteers for a short-term homestay when the student first arrives in Lane County. Volunteers open their hearts and home to young adults far from home, h...
Western Oregon is known for its "liquid sunshine", bringing moisture that turns the countryside an emerald green in the spring.  Residents perpetuate that image in the hopes that people are disuaded from moving here.  Their hopes continue to be dashed as Oregon continues to have one of the larges...
Eugene, Oregon is a great base from which to enjoy the outdoors. Drive in any direction and you can experience beautiful scenery.  Residents and visitors are an hour's drive west to the Oregon Coast or an hour's drive east to the Cascade Mountains.  Rivers, waterfalls, old-growth forests, covered...
International students aren’t the only ones who are nervous about traveling so far from their familiar home and culture to study at the University of Oregon.  Their parents also worry, since they are too distant to be able to quickly lend help and support should their child encounter difficulties...
The FFIS Homestay Program matches University of Oregon international students with local community volunteers for a short-term homestay when the student first arrives in Lane County, Oregon. Volunteers open their hearts and home to young adults far from home, helping them to get oriented and sett...
The Friendship Foundation for International Students (FFIS) Homestay Program matches University of Oregon international students with local community volunteers for a short-term homestay when the student first arrives in Lane County. Volunteers open their hearts and homes to young adults far from...
The Friendship Foundation for International Students (FFIS) provides short-term homestay programs at the beginning of the fall, winter, and spring terms.  Incoming University of Oregon international students stay in a local community member’s home for 3-5 days.  They then move to permanent housi...
The Friendship Foundation for International Students (FFIS) provides short-term homestay programs at the beginning of the fall, winter, and spring terms.  Incoming University of Oregon international students stay in a local community member’s home for 3-5 days.  They then move to permanent housin...
The Friendship Foundation for International Students Homestay Program matches University of Oregon international students with local community volunteers for a short-term homestay when the student first arrives in Eugene and Lane County.Volunteers open their hearts and home to young adults far fr...
Be Aware - Bears and cougars are native to this area!This is the sign that greets me as I begin my hike in Wild Iris Ridge Park.  The trail is the newest link in the Ridgeline Trail System, located in the south hills of Eugene, Oregon.The trailhead is wihin easy walking distance from my home and ...
A Night Out Ends In A Life Lost It was a warm August Saturday night like most others in Eugene, Oregon.  Jessica Tutt, Andrew Michael Rosborough, and Kelly Ann Hover were enjoying friendship and a few drinks at Taboo, a downtown Eugene nightclub, with employees of KNRQ Rock 97.9 FM, owned by Cumu...
Vaclav Hajek (1997 - 2007)On a sunny late August day in 2007, a 10-year-old boy prepared to walk his bike across a crosswalk after tending to the family's community garden plot.  A car stopped to let the boy cross the street.  Behind the car, an impatient teenager in a pickup truck swerved around...
It's a beautiful morning in Eugene, Oregon and I'm anxious to get outdoors for some fresh air and exercise.  Fortunately I don't have to drive far to enjoy seeing wildlife and verdant landscapes. Where should I go? Alton Baker ParkI could walk around Alton Baker Park, Eugene's largest park, with ...
 On June 19, 2005 (Father's Day), cousins Nick Davis, 13, and Britton Shepherd-Davis, 15, went swimming in a gravel pond in west Eugene, Oregon where a quarry used to be.  It was their last swim, as they both tragically drowned.  Seventeen-year-old Johnny Emory in 1994 and 12-year-old Ryan Lamber...

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Impeccable home in Santa Clara Impeccable one story home in Santa Clara! With large windows letting in ample light, this custom built, one level home features many custom touches: acacia wood floors, cathedral ceilings, gas fireplace, marble countertops, recirculation system on the water heater, ...

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West Eugene Home for sale 1944 Heitzman Way Eugene, OR 97401This Beautiful Light and Bright West Eugene Home for sale is located in Desirable Eugene Neighborhood. Enjoy the Soaring Vaulted Ceilings and an Abundance of Natural Light throughout! This Home Features tons of Storage, Spacious Living R...

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Navigating Through the Home Buying Process:Are you thinking about buying a home and you're not sure where to start?Has it been a long time since you purchased a home? Or perhaps you are curious about the steps you will need to take to buy your first home. Have no fear! A good real estate agent wi...

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Best Places to Get Your Christmas Tree in the Eugene, Oregon AreaWhere are the Best Places to Get Your Christmas Tree in the Eugene, Oregon Area? When you live in a State which boasts more "Christmas Trees," potentially, than any other, where might one go to get a perfectly manicured, reasonably ...

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Eugene, Oregon is a place city-dwellers call a "town," and a place country folk call a "city."  With a population hovering around 157,000 people, Eugene is a composite of University students, professors, blue-collar workers, "hippies," and others. Eugene is a part of Lane County, and Lane County ...

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INEXPENSIVE WAYS TO INCREASE YOUR HOME'S VALUELooking for some inexpensive ways to increase the value of your home? Whether you are thinking about listing your home for sale, or you're interested in putting a fresh face on your home you proudly own, consider these inexpensive ways to increase you...

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