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Government Comment Corner

For most of us, all things political, local or otherwise, turn up more questions than answers. Which is why we’re here to remind you of one of Corvallis’ most a...

Loving Animals is Good…

...Love loving animals is not so good. Here in Oregon, along with most of the country, we follow a somewhat simple human-animal relationship etiquette. While p...

The Advocate’s Post-Election Playlist

Music is the one common language of the world — a forum for us to feel and think together and separately, without having to say anything. Naturally, one of the ...

President.. Trump.

As the results of the presidential election rolled in, I looked to my friends. There was something mirrored in their eyes I have never seen or felt before - a u...

Corvallis Eateries, We Appreciate You

I’ve been eating and drinking since I was very small—perhaps around the time I was born, give or take. I loved it. In the beginning, sometimes it wasn’t even fo...

Ranked Choice Voting: Yes or No?

Benton county’s ballot measure to implement ranked-choice voting for county officials has broad local support.Here’s our take on ballot Measure 2-100. What i...

OSU Visiting Writer: Eileen Pollack

Eileen Pollack, a writer of short stories, essays, fiction, and nonfiction, will give two talks on October 21 as part of the OSU Creative Writing Program's visi...

Imagination Festival Returns to Corvallis

Randomly positioned painted pianos amid our fair burg's cityscape can only mean one thing: the Corvallis Imagination Music and Art Festival (CIMA) is upon us, t...

Entertainmental: The British Are Coming

I  use this column pretty reliably each week to fill you in on the comings and goings of movies and TV. But it’s always what new items are hitting screens aroun...

Entertainmental: May Movies

May signals the full-on arrival of summer blockbuster season. What better way to pick your way through the offerings than with your trusty companion, Entertainm...

Entertainmental May TV Is Springing

As I do for you each month, here’s a look at the coming TV premieres, and which ones are worth your time. May 1 Penny Dreadful – Season 3, Showtime, Sundays...

Entertainmental: Quick Hits

Episodes to End Despite the pleas of a semi-rabid fan base, Episodes, the plucky show-within-a-show comedy from Showtime, will end after its upcoming season. I...

Entertainmental: April Reels

April showers are here, and with them come May flowers, and the ramp up to summer blockbusters. These days, though, the old season-system is on its last legs wi...

Entertainmental: April TV Premierkakke

The second half of the jam-packed month of April. If you’re going to melt your eyes in front of the TV, these are the shows to do it to. April 13 The Last P...