Corvallis Arts Walk, May 17

“Mia, Ori, The Woods” by Evan Baden. Can be seen at the Reynolds Gallery show! May’s Art Walk has some awesome stuff in store, not the least of which are a fe...

Jackson-Frazier Wetlands Restoration

“Zoom out and take a landscape perspective,” says Jeff Baker, Stewardship Director of the Greenbelt Land Trust. As humans, this isn’t always easy to do. We tend...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of May 17

Thursday, May 17 Jesse Meade @ Calapooia Brewing Company 140 Hill St. NE, Albany. 8 p.m. Free. If you’ve ever thought “hey, grabbing a few beers and di...

Makers Club: Where Kids Create

Jesse Adams has been the Digital Services Coordinator of the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library for three years, and in that time he has brought some seriou...

Healthcare Workers Approve Strike

On May 8, members of the Service Employees International Union (SEIU) Local 49 overwhelmingly voted to approve a strike if their needs are not met.  “Workers...

Where the Cool Cats Lounge

As small as it is, downtown Albany has quite the collection of top-notch restaurants. Often underrated in that respect, it boasts spots such as Novak’s, Sybaris...

Nature Alert: Painting the Valley Gold

The landscape is green and lush this time of year, bringing life back to gray winter surroundings…ever think that greenness is a bit monotonous though? To break...

Corvallis: A Light In Trump’s America

Corvallis has proven itself time and time again to be the shining beacon of tolerance and acceptance in the Willamette Valley. We, the overwhelmingly liberal co...

As the State Turns

First and foremost this week, I’d like to thank the outpouring of support that I’ve received from the community. Unfortunately, I can’t, because all I got was o...

Bar Crawlin’ For a Cause

What do beer, constructing homes and alt weeklies have in common? They’re all community builders! Okay, writing jokes isn’t my forte. But on Thursday, May 24, ...

Linn-Benton Backwash

EMERGENCY ALERT: Taco Bell’s Cravings Box is now $5.49 instead of $5 even, at least in Lebanon. This tragedy coincides with some kind of program they have ask...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of May 10

Thursday, May 10 1984 @ Withycombe Hall Main Stage Theatre 2901 SW Campus Way, Corvallis. 7 p.m. $5-12. Oregon State University Theatre presents Orwell...

Sharing Our Dreams for Corvallis

Advocate Editor-in-Chief Stevie Beisswanger (center), County Commissioner Anne Schuster (left), and Commissioner endorsee Vince Adams (right) with the Dream Bo...

OSU Study: Tanning for Self-Esteem

Those dang millennials, always doing things older generations don’t agree with…know what they’re doing now? Tanning. Yea, tanning outside in the sun like they d...

Robot SWARM Takes Over Albany Schools

Despite all of the sordid news and dystopian tales of artificial intelligence taking over society, a team in Albany is demonstrating that robots have the capaci...

Robots with Care & Charisma

What’s your idea of the perfect robot? Probably one that can crack a few one-liners, while scanning your personal surroundings for any imminent danger (or build...