Booze & Brews: Gauge Your Night Out

Nightlife in Corvallis can mean a variety of bar vibes. Whether you’re looking for a classy night on the town, a quiet adventure with friends, or the wild Cor-V...

Ingredient Focused: Mindful Meals & Eateries

We all have complicated diets these days. If you are vegetarian, vegan, gluten free, or other, you are not alone here. Many Corvallis establishments happily cat...

New & Improved Food on the Block

These past four months have seen a lot of changes in the Corvallis restaurant scene. Among the freshly fresh is a full remodel of a local favorite brewery along...

Corvallis Hosts Punk Rock Festival, May 11-13

20 punk bands—from Corvallis, throughout the PNW, and beyond—will be playing at the Corvallis DIY’s first ever Sinking City Pop Fest on May 11-13.  The event...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of April 26

Thursday, May 3 Trek-Wars: Visions of/for Humanity @ Memorial Union, 2501 SW Jefferson Way, Corvallis. 6-8 p.m. Free. Um, yes? Very yes. Oregon State Prof...

As the State Turns

We Don’t Need No Edumacation Chief Strategic Officer. That has a real ring to it, doesn’t it? You couldn’t, say... get that title without the proper credentia...

Linn-Benton Backwash

“So where is all the anger and angst over 97% of black folks being killed by other black folks? Who is at fault for that?” Follow that bit of lovely text with ...

Dream Wild Questionnaire

Tell us your wildest dreams, and don’t be shy. There’s no such thing as “oversharing,” as far as The Advocate’s concerned. • What’s been tieing you down lately...

“Dream Launch” Open Mic Night

“If you are a dreamer, come in...”  - Shel Silverstein   The Advocate invites you to share your wildest dreams for Corvallis, at our upcoming  “Dream La...

Help The Advocate Adapt & Evolve

We’ve heard it all before: Corvallis is home to a vibrant community, rich in natural resources, inventive and actionable do-gooders, liberal systems of law and ...

Crème de la Corvallis: Week of April 26

Thursday, April 26 Burford Trio and Boyd Small @ Cloud and Kelly’s Public House 126 SW First St., Corvallis. 9 p.m. Free. Salem’s Burford Trio (https:/...

First Saturdays at Tried & True

Tried & True Coffee Co. has begun a new monthly event at their Southern Corvallis location called First Saturdays. It is a night of showcasing local makers,...

Farmers’ Market: Behind the Scenes

While we relish in rain’s reprieve and finally absorb some sun, there’s no better place to be than the Corvallis Farmers’ Market. The food, music, and flowers –...

Sustainable Building: Green Materials Guide

The terms “green” and “sustainable” are often thrown around with reckless abandon, but what does it really mean? For designers, builders and policy makers the s...

As the State Turns

Gun Violence GTFO Last Friday, bazillions of kids took to the streets, including some Oregon streets. I took the Blue line downtown, stuffed in there like a sa...

Six Candidates, Advocate Endorses One

May 15 could look like just another primary, but with local voters choosing Dems for County Commissioner slots since 2000, whoever gets the nom now, probably ge...