Month: October 2015

Grocer Rick Wright’s new events center has bookings into 2016

By Sherri Buri McDonal, The Register-Guard, October 25, 2015 EUGENE, OR – Venue 252, a large new events center in Eugene’s burgeoning Whiteaker district, is the latest project of local grocery executive Rick Wright, who said he has spent $4.5 million to buy and remodel this piece of the once-­sprawling former Eugene Planing Mill. Venue 252… Read More

NEW SOBERING CENTER BREAKS GROUND IN GRANTS PASS

GRANTS PASS, Ore.— October 7, 2015 – The Grants Pass Sobering Center’s new 4,500-square-foot facility planned to become operational by February 2016.  Local dignitaries, elected officials and other key supporters will join together on Thursday, October 8th at 9:30am, to mark the start of the construction phase on the new 4,500-square-foot Sobering Center facility in Grants Pass. The… Read More